Karizma/Equator/Adriatic Queen – K210ZD – Adriatic Cruise from Zadar

UP TO 20% DISCOUNT FOR BOOKINGS MADE UNTIL 1.10.2019.

Itinerary

Day 1 ZADAR ARRIVAL, Saturday (D)

We will organize transfer from Zadar airport or your hotel to port from we will embark. Unpack, get settled in cabin and relax before you join us for a Welcome Reception with dinner.

Day 2 ZADAR – SALI, Sunday (B, L)

Zadar peninsula is pedestrian zone and perfect to explore on foot. Rising star of Croatian tourism Zadar offers everything for holiday of your dreams.  Most popular sights are Sea Organ and the Sun Salutation, the monument to the Sun. However, we suggest that you visit Zadar Land City Gates, Church of St. Donat and Museum of Illusions for a fun visit recommended for all ages. For lunch, please return to our boat and enjoy lunch while we sail to Sali. Enjoy pebbly secluded beaches and the pick one of many restaurants and enjoy fantastic fresh seafood for dinner.

Day 3 SALI – ŠIBENIK, Monday (B, L)

Are you ready to enjoy in two national parks in one day? Most popular place in nautical tourism thanks to crystal-clear water and untouched nature is national park Kornati. This is where you will want to return. Here is where we will stop for swimming or snorkeling because you won’t be able to resist jumping in. We will have lunch onboard and sail towards Šibenik and national park Krka, one of two national parks in Croatia known for its waterfalls and lakes. In the evening we recommend you take a walk in city of Šibenik.

Day 4 ŠIBENIK – TROGIR – SPLIT, Tuesday (B, L)

After breakfast, we will sail towards UNESCO-listed city of Trogir. While we sail towards Trogir, we will take a swim, have lunch and arrive in the afternoon.  Trogir is known for being a starting point for exploring the Adriatic coast because of its marinas.  While exploring town of Trogir please do not miss Cathedral of St. Lawrence, many palaces, churches and monasteries. Then we embark towards Split.  Take a tour of Split’s center and discover ruins of the Diocletian’s palace (Roman emperor) build in late 3rd to early 4th century. Don’t miss Peristyle of Diocletian’s Palace! If you enjoy arts and history this is not to be missed. However if you want to avoid crowds, rejuvenate and relax we recommend visit to Marjan. It offers beautiful view over the whole city and harbor.

Day 5 SPLIT – BOL – HVAR, Wednesday (B, L)

In the morning we sail towards town of Bol on island of Brač, south of Split. Bol is mostly known for its unique beach, Zlatni rat. This pebbly beach is in triangular shape and its peak directs in the way where wind blows. Jump in the water, take a swim and maybe a several selfies before we continue towards the island of Hvar. Sunniest island in Croatia in last few decades is one of most popular island in whole Europe thanks to its summer clubs, parties hosted by most popular international DJs and all kinds of events. You will have evening to explore town of Hvar and enjoy widely praised local cuisine which consists of fabulous seafood and fresh local seasonal vegetables.

Day 6 HVAR – KORČULA – NP MLJET, Thursday (B, L, CD)

After breakfast we sail for island of Korčula. In early afternoon we will disembark in town of Korčula, birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour Korčula Old Town in our opinion quaint and totally romantic town. Afterwards, we will embark and go to the island of Mljet where we will enjoy tour of Mljet National Park. Swimming in blue lakes and sunbathing in one of little coves could be highlight of this trip. In the evening you will enjoy Captain’s dinner onboard.

Day 7 NP MLJET – DUBROVNIK, Friday (B, L)

Next stop is Dubrovnik. So many beautiful thangs you might have heard about Dubrovnik and now you will see they are all true. Main city of Croatian tourism has long history, but it has preserved its beauty. Ancient City Walls and Old Town are most recognizable features in Dubrovnik, well worth the effort – do not miss it. You must know that Dubrovnik walls and fortresses have been represented in many movies, most recently in “Game of Thrones” series. Discover more; explore Dubrovnik and its sights. For example you can visit Mount Srđ with cable car for an amazing view of whole Dubrovnik.

Day 8 DUBROVNIK DEPARTURE, Saturday (B)

After breakfast, we will organize transfer to Dubrovnik airport for your flight.

B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner, WR-Welcome Reception, CD-Captain’s dinner

Day 1 ZADAR ARRIVAL, Saturday (D) 
You will be transferred from the airport or Zadar hotel to the port for embarkation. Get settled, and later join your fellow “sailors” for a Welcome Reception with dinner.

Day 2 ZADAR – SALI, Sunday (B, L)
Zadar historical center is a compact pedestrian zone, perfect to explore on foot. Set out on a walking tour and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from the Turks. You will also see the 16th century Port Gate where the Venetian lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St. Donat, the Roman Forum (1st century BC) and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Return to the ship and enjoy your lunch while sailing to Sali. Explore the town tonight, and have dinner on your own in one of the restaurants.

Day 3 SALI – ŠIBENIK, Monday (B, L)
Take in the scenic wonderlands of two National Parks today. Start in Kornati, home to more than 140 islands with numerous coves and crystal clear waters. Stop for a swim during your lunchtime cruise. Next up is Krka, with its magnificent waterfalls. After your visit here, coach to Šibenik where your yacht is anchored. Your evening is at leisure in town.

Day 4 ŠIBENIK – TROGIR – SPLIT, Tuesday (B, L)
Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Continue sailing through lunch, arriving this afternoon in the UNESCO-listed city of Trogir. There’s time on your own before heading to Split. Here, a walking tour of the historic inner city takes you to the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral.

Day 5 SPLIT – BOL – HVAR, Wednesday (B, L) 
Stop in Bol on Brač Island, said to have the best beach in Croatia, the Golden Horn. This vast, golden pebble beach is unique, as it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Go for a swim in the clear blue waters before sailing to the island of Hvar. Enjoy a sightseeing tour including the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historic sights. The evening is free to explore Hvar and to dine on your own at one of the excellent restaurants.

Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar harbor (during peak season in July and August) port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad/Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organized to and from Hvar.

Day 6 HVAR – KORČULA – NP MLJET, Thursday (B, L, CD) 
After breakfast set sail for Korčula, with an early afternoon arrival. Korčula town is thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Continue sailing to the island of Mljet, where you will enjoy the afternoon tour of Mljet National Park, as you walk around the Great and Small Lakes. This lovely island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! Tonight, enjoy Captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board your ship.

Day 7 NP MLJET – DUBROVNIK, Friday (B, L)
In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, so called “Pearl of Adriatic,” a UNESCO World Heritage site. While in Dubrovnik, take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Remainder of the day is free; perhaps discover this lovely city on own or enjoy last minute souvenir shopping.

Day 8 DUBROVNIK DEPARTURE, Saturday (B)
Disembark after breakfast. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik airport for your flight home.

B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner, WR-Welcome Reception, CD-Captain’s dinner

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Dates & prices

per person

DEPARTURE DATES 2019

Apr 27*
RATE PER PERSON DBL, LOWER DECK: 1790 EUR

May 11 ***, 25
RATE PER PERSON DBL, LOWER DECK: 1490EUR

Jun 8, 22
Jul 6, 27
Aug 10, 24
Sep 7
RATE PER PERSON DBL, LOWER DECK: 1998 EUR

Oct 12**
RATE PER PERSON DBL, LOWER DECK: 1950 EUR

*Apr 27 departure aboard M/S Karizma and M/S Adriatic Queen; rate for M/S Adriatic Queen: 1950 EUR per
person in DBL cabin on the main deck
**May 11, Sep 21 & Oct 12 departures aboard M/S Adriatic Queen; rate is per person, in DBL cabin on the main
deck
***May 11 departure aboard M/S Adriatic Queen and M/S Equator; rate for M/S Adriatic Queen: 2100 EUR per
person in DBL cabin on the main deck

Single Supplement: 80%
Supplement for cat. A, Main Deck: 160 EUR per person
Port Tax: 79 EUR net per person

UP Early Booking Discount applies to all new bookings confirmed by December 15, 2018. Commission is based on discounted price.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • 7-night cruise from Zadar on board M/S Karizma or M/S Equator or M/S Adriatic Queen in a cabin with private facilities
  • Arrival transfer from Zadar or Split airport/ hotel
  • Departure transfer to Dubrovnik airport/ hotel
  • Welcome Reception
  • Breakfast daily
  • 6 lunches and 1 dinner
  • 1 Captain’s dinner with live music
  • Complimentary bottled water, coffee and tea
  • Professional Cruise Manager throughout
  • Luggage handling
  • Whisper technology enhanced touring
  • Service charges and taxes
  • Free Wi-Fi on board

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:

  • Zadar
  • Kornati National Park
  • Krka National Park
  • Split
  • Hvar
  • Korčula
  • Mljet National Park
  • Dubrovnik