Kleopatra – A110 – Adriatic Cruise from Split

UP TO 20% DISCOUNT FOR BOOKINGS MADE UNTIL 1.10.2019.

ITINERARY

Day 1 SPLIT ARRIVAL, Saturday (WR, D)

Our boat will wait for you in Split harbor we you can embark from 1pm onwards. After you relax in your cabin, a welcome reception and dinner awaits. We will spend night in Split.

Day 2 SPLIT – BOL – HVAR, Sunday (B, L)

In the morning we will head towards town of Bol, a small town situated on island of Brač. Bol is famous mostly for its beautiful beach, Zlatni rat (Golden horn). Its triangular shape with peak turning in way wind blows is part of almost every promotional tourism video about Croatia. If weather permits, we will take a swim here or sunbathe on this pebbly beach. Afterwards, we will return to the boat for lunch and sail towards island of Hvar. Most popular island in Croatia and one of most popular in Europe thanks to beautiful nature, good climate and summer clubs that host international DJs is our next destination. A sightseeing tour of town of Hvar includes visit to the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), Hvar Fortress and many more historical sites. However you will have evening free to explore Hvar on your own. We suggest visit to some of night clubs or enjoying local restaurants or taverns.

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 3 HVAR – KORČULA, Monday (B, L)

In the morning we say goodbye to Hvar and continue our journey towards island of Korčula. We will stop to take a swim in one of secluded pristine bays and afterwards have lunch onboard.In the early afternoon we will arrive to town of Korčula. This medieval city is widely known for Moreška, a traditional sword dance performed weekly for visiting tourists and for being a birthplace of Marko Polo, a merchant, explorer and writer. After a tour through Old Town, evening is free to discover more and to enjoy dinner at one of the many restaurants.

Day 4 KORČULA – DUBROVNIK, Tuesday (B, L)

After breakfast, we will leave Korčula and head for Dubrovnik, “Pearl of the Adriatic” and UNESCO World Heritage site. To learn about Dubrovnik, we have organized a guided tour of the Old Town with a panoramic bus ride. We will visit Franciscan Monastery, Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral with numerous paintings and statues.  Rest of the day is at your leisure to explore more in Old town Dubrovnik, visit City walls or to take the Cable car to Srđ Mountain.  We will spend the night in Dubrovnik.

Day 5 DUBROVNIK – NP MLJET, Wednesday (B, L)

After breakfast we will sail towards island of Mljet, Croatian Greenest Island. We will stop along the way and take a swim. Before we arrive we will have lunch onboard. When we arrive we will visit National park Mljet and its famous deep salty lakes – Big and Small lake. In the middle there is a small isle, St. Mary Isle with an ancient Benedictine monastery. Your evening is free in Mljet.

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

After breakfast we will sail towards island of Brač. We will make obligatory stop for you to take a swim and then continue sailing through lunch. Just after lunch onboard, we will arrive in town Pučišća. This authentic Mediterranean town is primarily known for beautiful bay and local stone, white lime stone from the local quarries. Croatia’s only stonemason school is located in Pučišća. You can visit many souvenir shops which sell small goods all made of the famous stone. We will spend the night in Pučišća and tonight you will enjoy Captain’s dinner onboard.

Day 7 PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ – SPLIT, Friday (B, L)

In the morning we will head towards our final port Omiš. Omiš used to be home for pirates who have built fortress Mirabela. They used fortress to overlook Brač channel to look for rich merchant ships and to intercept them. If you like, you will have a possibility to book a short walking tour around Omiš rught before boarding small boat and discover Cetina River Canyon. Afterwards we will get back on our boat, have lunch and head towards Split. In Split we will take guided tour of the historical center of city. In the evening you can discover more since evening is free.

Day 8 SPLIT DEPARTURE, Saturday (B)

After breakfast we will say goodbye and disembark.

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

Itinerary

Day 1 SPLIT ARRIVAL, Saturday (WR, D)
We embark in Split at 13:00h, with a welcome reception followed by dinner in the evening and a night’s accommodation on board.

Day 2 SPLIT – BOL – HVAR, Sunday (B, L)
Stop in Bol, a small town on Island Brač, with optional swim at the Golden Horn if weather permits; enjoy the 530 m long golden pebble beach said to be the best in Croatia. It is unique in that it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Return to the boat for lunch, then head to Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and a meeting point for the international jet set. A sightseeing tour of Hvar town shows you the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK) and many more historical sites. Your evening is free to explore Hvar on your own.

Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar harbour (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 3 HVAR – KORČULA, Monday (B, L)
Before breakfast set sail for Korčula, with swimming stop in one of pristine bays and lunch onboard. Early afternoon arrival to Korčula, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo and one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets full of history. Your evening is free to discover the town and enjoy dinner on your own at one of the many restaurants.

Day 4 KORČULA – DUBROVNIK, Tuesday (B, L)
In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, “Pearl of the Adriatic”, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, you will enjoy a guided tour of the magnificent Old Town with a panoramic bus ride above the Old Town. Visit the Franciscan Monastery with Europe’s third oldest pharmacy, the Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral. You will have rest of the day at leisure to explore the Old town, to take the Cable car to Srđ Mountain or a boat ride to  Lokrum island. Overnight in Dubrovnik.

Day 5 DUBROVNIK – NP MLJET, Wednesday (B, L)
Today we turn our compass back north towards Mljet Island, with plenty of time for morning swim along the sail. Upon arrival join the cruise manager for a visit to the famous salt lakes in the National Park and enjoy the boat ride to St. Mary Isle to visit an ancient Benedictine monastery, an old abbey and a Church dating back to the 12th Century. Mljet National Park encompasses five types of forest, many species of birds, and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). Your evening is free in Mljet.

Day 6 NP MLJET – PUČIŠĆA, Thursday (B, L, CD)
Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Continue sailing through lunch, arriving this afternoon in Pučišća, a beautiful little town on island of Brač. Pučišća features a spectacular steep-sided natural harbour and authentic Mediterranean architecture. Tonight, enjoy Captain’s dinner onboard.

Day 7 PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ – SPLIT, Friday (B, L)
Next we head to our final port Omiš with its fortresses which are silent stone reminders of the power of the pirates who once made their homes and fortunes here. You will have a possibility to book a short walking tour, followed by boarding a small boat and sail into Cetina River Canyon, a protected nature area, continuing to Radman Mills for a local specialty snack. After visiting Omiš set sail to Split with a stop along the way to swim, if weather permits, with lunch onboard. In the late afternoon we arrive in Split to take a guided tour of the historical center of city which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your evening is free in Split.

Day 8 SPLIT DEPARTURE, Saturday (B)
After breakfast it’s time to disembark.

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

M/S Kleopatra

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Dates & prices

per person

LS:
May 4, 11, 18,
Sep 28
Oct 5, 12
LOWER DECK CABIN 1250 EUR
MAIN DECK CABIN 1450 EUR

MS:
Jul 27
Aug 3, 10, 17
LOWER DECK CABIN 1390 EUR
MAIN DECK CABIN 1590 EUR

HS:
May 25
Jun 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Jul 6, 13, 20
Aug 24, 31
Sep 7, 14, 21
LOWER DECK CABIN 1490 EUR
MAIN DECK CABIN 1690 EUR

EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT
SUPERIOR LS – 20% MS – 15% HS – UP
SALES PERIOD: BOOKINGS MADE UNTIL 31.12.2018 WITH DUE PAYMENT UNTIL 15.01.2019

Single use cabin supplement 80%

LS: LOW SEASON – MS: MID SEASON – HS: HIGH SEASON

REDUCTIONS:

  • 3rd bed (adult) – 30%
  • 3rd bed (child 3 – 7,99 years of age) – 70%
  • 3rd bed (child 8 – 11,99 years of age) – 50%
  • Child ( 3-11,99 years of age) in twin cabin with 1 adult – 20%

SUPPLEMENT (obligatory):

  • Tourist tax + port tax – EUR 35.00 per person to be paid on board in cash

RATES DO NOT INCLUDE:

  • Drinks on board, extra meals
  • Entrance Fees

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • 7 nights cruise from Split to Dubrovnik  and back to Split
  • Superior category ship in a cabin with private bathroom, A/C & LCD TV
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • 6 lunches with 4 courses
  • Captain’s dinner and Welcome dinner
  • Water 0.5 l bottle per person per day
  • Complimentary fresh fruits available daily
  • Professional Cruise Manager throughout
  • Whisper technology enhanced touring
  • Daily cabin servicing, fresh bed linen and towels midweek
  • Luggage handling
  • Free Wi-Fi on board

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:

  • City tours of Split, Hvar, Korčula and Dubrovnik

SUPPLEMENTS (optional):

  • Transfers
  • Omiš & Cetina River Excursion – river boat ride, snack in Radman Mills (prosciutto, cheese, homemade bread, wine, water) – 25 EUR per person
  • Entrance to the Mljet National Park: up to 25 EUR per person (depending on the season) to be paid at the entrance. Guide free of charge