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Adriatic Discovery A - Split to Dubrovnik - 8 Day Cruise

Embark on the holiday of your dreams with an enchanting 8 day cruise to discover the Adriatic islands.

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Embark on an 8 day cruise from Split exploring the scenic Adriatic Islands. Cruise along magnificent shores, pausing for rejuvenating swims. Delve into Croatian history, heritage, and the local way of life. Venture into medieval and picturesque towns. Relax and relish the beauty of unforgettable islands and the luxury of the splendid ship. This is an exploration of the Adriatic combined with discovery and leisure.

Day 1: Saturday - Split 

 Upon airport arrival, a representative will assist guests with their transfer to Split harbour. Check-in starts upon harbour arrival. Cabins are accessible from 14:00. If guests arrive early, luggage storage is available on the ship. After settling in, join a guide for a tour of Split's old town, exploring Emperor Diocletian's Palace and delving into the rich millennial history of Split. In the evening, savour the Welcome Dinner on board, where the cruise manager will introduce passengers to the crew. Overnight in Split. 

Day 2: Sunday - Hvar

As breakfast is served in the morning, depart to the island of Brac and indulge in a refreshing swim break along the picturesque shores of Brac. Continuing the journey - head towards Hvar situated on the southern side of the longest and sunniest island in Croatia. Upon arrival, join a guided walking tour of Hvar renowned for its historical significance. The evening is for free time to explore the destination. Overnight in Hvar.  

Day 3: Monday - Vis 

At the break of dawn, breakfast is served and depart to the island of Vis. The onboard lunch will be accompanied by a swim stip at the Paklinski Islands. Once a restricted naval base until the 90s, Vis has preserved its authentic villages. Arriving in the afternoon, guests have free time to explore the charming twon and its treasures. Consider a visit to the Archaeological Museum housed in the old Austrian fort Gospina batarija or enjoy a leisurely stroll along the seaside promenade dotted with bars and restaurants. The cruise Manager can offer excellent dinner suggestions and local insights. Overnight in Vis. 

Day 4: Tuesday - Korcula 

As the morning unfolds, Set sail for Biševo known as the Blue Cave before breakfast, a highlight of Vis Island, attracts countless visitors annually for its mesmerising beauty. Following the Blue Cave exploration, the journey continues towards Korčula, featuring a refreshing swim stop and onboard lunch. Upon reaching Korčula in the afternoon, renowned as the birthplace of the legendary explorer Marco Polo, join a local guide for a distinctive tour of the old town. Engage in fascinating stories and legends surrounding Korčula's history and the life of Marco Polo. In the evening, savour dinner at one of Korčula's fine restaurants with your cruise manager offering valuable suggestions for an unforgettable experience. Overnight in Korcula. 

Day 5: Wednesday - Mljet

In the early morning, Set sail for Mljet, renowned as one of the most exquisite forested islands in the Adriatic. This secluded place, celebrated for its mysticism, olive groves, vineyards, and lush forests, promises an untouched natural experience. Upon reaching the charming town of Pomena, a visit to the national park, which encompasses the majority of the island, is on the agenda. The park's highlights include the enchanting saltwater lakes - the Little Lake and the Big Lake, featuring the Benedictine monastery on the Isle of St. Mary. As the day concludes, guests will enjoy the Captains Dinner aboard the ship. Overnight in Pomena. 

Day 6: Thursday - Slano 

En route to Slano, stop for a refreshing swim in one of the many picturesque bays that adorn the coastline. Upon arrival into Slano, the gastronomic journey unfolds in Ston, renowned for its extensive medieval walls and centuries old tradition of oyster farming. A brief boat excursion to oyster farm to taste this delight straight from the sea, accompanied by a glass of wine. Returning to the ship in the late afternoon - settle in Slano for the night, offering an evening to unwind and take in the sunset. The cruise manager remains available for insights on local attractions and recommendations for dinner spots. Overnight in Slano. 

Day 7: Friday - Dubrovnik 

Final destination is Dubrovnik, known as the "Pearl of the Adriatic". Upon arrival, engage in a sightseeing tour of the UNESCO protected old town, unveiling its essential monuments and hidden gems. Following the walking tour, free to explore the city at your pace. The Cruise Manager is avaialable to provide local insights and restaurant/bar recommendations for dinner or drinks. Overnight in Dubrovnik. 

Day 8: Saturday - Dubrovnik

Following breakfast. Check out cabin at 09:00. If departure transfer is at a later time, feel free to store luggage on board until your scheduled transfer. 

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On arrival to Hvar- kindly be aware that the designated port of call may be substituted with Stari Gard due to the restricted capacity of Hvar Harbour. In such instances - Zantium Travel will facilitate transfer to and from Hvar for the guests convenience.

The Blue Cave is restricted to small boats due to an entrance height of 1.5m. In case of adverse weather conditions and high waves, access to the cave will not be permitted.

Olympic Rating: Cruise

Official Rating: 4 Star

Accommodation

Lower Deck sleeps up to 2 persons featuring double or twin bed, fully equipped bathroom with bathtub or shower, bath toiletries, air conditioning, safety deposit box, TV and hairdryer. Cabins located on the lower deck do not have windows but portholes which cannot be opened. These cabins are much cooler and quieter and reaching this level will require walking up and down a staircase.

Main Deck sleeps up to 2 persons featuring a window and all the other facilities as per the lower deck cabins. The main deck cabins are located in side corridors on the ground floor with some outside noise expected. To reach public areas it will require walking up and down a staircase. Depending on the vessel, some of the cabins have the option of of opening the windows. 

Balcony deck featuring up to 2 persons are slightly smaller in size featuring a private balcony and all the other facilities are as per the lower deck cabins. The balcony deck cabins are located on the upper deck. 

Triple cabins are on request only (certain vessels do not have triple cabins). 

Amenities

  • Professional English speaking Cruise Manager
  • Free WiFi ( limited at times) 
  • Lounge area
  • Indoor dining area 

Leisure Activities

  • Sun deck with sunbeds
  • Lounge area
  • Jacuzzi 
  • Outdoor pool (subject to the vessel)
  • Sauna (subject to the vessel) 

Important Information

Included: 

  • 7 night accommodation with half board basis ( daily breakfast & six, three course lunches)
  • Arrival and departure transfer 
  • Professional Cruise Manager (English speaking)
  • Luggage handling 
  • Welcome reception and dinner on day 1
  • 1 Captains Dinner
  • Unlimited drinking water from water dispenser 
  • Daily fresh fruit and snacks available 
  • Ston Oyster tasting experience 
  • Guided walking tours in Split, Hvar, Korcula and Dubrovnik
  • One way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Dubrovnik for sightseeing tour 
  • Professional English speaking tour guide for all city tours
  • Wireless audio devices for guided tours
  • Blue Cave entrance fee 

Not Included: 

  • Port & residence tax (60 EUR per person - to be paid on board in cash 
  • Alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks 
  • Five Dinners 
  • Beach towel (7 EUR per person)
  • Optional - Miljet National Park entrance fee ( 25 EUR per person) 

To book your 8 day Cruise, call our specialist team on 020 8492 6868

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