Delightful Croatia – Land & 4* Cruise

Explore Zagreb, Plitvice, Trogir, Split, Brač, Makarska, Korčula, Dubrovnik, Mljet and Hvar. 11 days and 10 nights!

Details

Day 1: ZAGREB – ARRIVAL, Wednesday
Upon arrival at Zagreb Airport, transfer to hotel. Meet the tour guide, dinner and overnight.

Day 2: ZAGREB – PLITVICE, Thursday
Morning city tour of Zagreb, including the fortified Upper Town, the city’s historical center, St. Mark’s Church with its multicolored roof, the Cathedral, the Croatian National Theatre and the University. After the city tour drive to Plitvice, tour the Plitvice Lakes National Park on the UNESCO’s List of World Natural Heritage. Sixteen lakes, each at a different level, are joined in a series of cascading waterfalls. Surrounded by dense wood Plitvice Lakes are a natural phenomenon of a rare and unique beauty. Dinner and overnight in Plitvice region.

Day 3: PLITVICE – TROGIR–SPLIT, Friday
Morning departure for Trogir where we visit the Cathedral of St. Lawrence. Continuation to Split; city tour of Split, including the Diocletian’s Palace on the UNESCO’s List of World Cultural Heritage with the Peristyle, the Jupiter’s Temple and the Cathedral. Dinner and overnight in Split.

Day 4: SPLIT, Saturday
We embark in Split, with a welcome dinner that evening and overnight on board.

Day 5: SPLIT – BRAČ – MAKARSKA, Sunday
After breakfast on board we set sails for the island of Brač. Enjoy a pleasant sea-front walk and swim, if weather permits, in one of Brač’s many lovely coves and bays, and lunch on board. Our next destination is Makarska on the mainland, where we will spend the night.

Day 6: MAKARSKA – KORČULA, Monday
We depart for the island of Korčula after breakfast, with a stop along the way to swim, cool off and relax, if weather permits, with lunch on board. In the late afternoon we arrive at Korčula, the most preserved medieval town whose street design is based on a fish bone pattern, to spend the night.

Day 7: KORČULA – DUBROVNIK, Tuesday
In the morning we start sailing to Dubrovnik, stopping on the way for a swim, if weather permits. Lunch is on board, and in the afternoon we arrive in UNESCO World Heritage listed Dubrovnik – “Pearl of the Adriatic”. We will spend the night in Dubrovnik.

Day 8: DUBROVNIK – MLJET, Wednesday
Departing from Dubrovnik in the morning, our sail to Mljet Island includes a stop for swimming, if weather permits, and lunch on board. Croatian “Greenes Island” will hypnotize you with its beautiful, untouched nature and its cultural heritage. We arrive in the heart of National Park – if you want to visit it, you’ll just walk to the entrance where you can purchasethe ticket to walk around the Great Lake and the Small Lake and join the boat ride to St. Mary Island. We will spend the night in Mljet. Enjoy Captain`s dinner on board.

Day 9: MLJET – HVAR, Thursday
In the morning we continue our adventure by sailing to the island of Hvar, the sunniest island. We stop along the way for a relaxing swim in one of the secluded coves on Pelješac peninsula (weather permitting). Lunch on board and in the afternoon we arrive in the town of Hvar. Apart from its unique cultural heritage, Hvar is celebrated destination for singles and families, sailboats and super-yachts. With its sunny climate, natural beauty, excellent food, wine and sports offer, Hvar has it all and that’s why it became so popular and wanted during summer time. Enjoy the evening here.

Day 10: HVAR – SPLIT, Friday
In the morning we depart for Split, stopping along the way for a relaxing swim at Bobovišća bay on Brač Island, if weather permits. After lunch on board, we will spend the evening in Split.

Day 11: SPLIT – Departure, Saturday
We disembark after breakfast. You will be transferred to Split airport or your Split hotel.

Price

Classic cabins
995 € (May 10, 17, 24; Jun 7, 14)
1260 € (Jun 28; Jul 5, 26; Aug 2, 9, 23, 30; Sep 6, 13, 20)

Includes

  • Arrival transfer from Zagreb Airport to hotel and departure transfer from Split harbor to Split Airport on the first and the last day of the tour
  • 3-night accommodation in 4* hotels on half board basis (starting with dinner on Day 1 and ending with breakfast on Day 4)
  • Local guides for sightseeing tours of Zagreb and Split
  • Entrance fees to Plitvice Lakes National Park, Cathedral of St. Lawrence in Trogir, Diocletian’s Palace and Cathedral in Split;
  • Air-conditioned motor coach throughout
  • Tour escort throughout land & cruise portions
  • 7-night accommodation on board in a cabin with private shower/toilet
  • Breakfast and lunch on board, starting with the Welcome Dinner on Day 4 and ending with breakfast on Day 11
  • Captain’s dinner
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • English-speaking Cruise Manager