Princess Aloha – A510 – Adriatic Cruise from Dubrovnik

10% DISCOUNT FOR BOOKINGS MADE UNTIL 1.3.2019.

Itinerary

Day 1 DUBROVNIK ARRIVAL, Sunday (WR, D)

We meet and embark in Dubrovnik at 13:00h. Please get settled in your cabin, freshen up and relax before attending a welcome reception. Afterwards we will have dinner onboard.

Day 2 DUBROVNIK – KORČULA, Monday (B,L)

In the morning we will sail towards island of Korčula. We will make a stop to have a swim and afterwards luch onboard. First what you will notice about Korčula is think pine forest because of which Greek used to call it Korkyra Melaina meaning black Korčula. We will sail towards town of Korčula, birthplace of famous explorer Marko Polo and place where Moreška, traditional sword dance is being played every summer. We recommend taking a walking tour to make the most of your visit to town of Korčula. Evening is free to explore the town on your own.

Day 3 KORČULA – PUČIŠĆA, Tuesday (B, L)

In the morning we will continue towards island of Brač and town called Pučišća. We will have luch onboard right after relaxing swim in one of secluded bays. Pučišća is known for its white lime stone and beautiful bay. This lime stone is known throughout the world, some even say The White House is built of precisely his limestone. Last stonemason school is located here and you won’t believe what students build with traditional tools out of this stone.  Overnight in Pučišća.

Day 4 PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ – SPLIT, Wednesday (B, L)

In early morning we will depart for Omiš. We will have breakfast and shorly after disembark in Omiš. Omiš is a beautiful town with glorious pirate history. It most famous landmark, fortress of Mirabela, build in 13th century, has served as a lookout over the Channel of Brač. Piates would oversee chaneel of Brač and if they spotted rich merchant ship they would attack. You will have a possibility to book a walking tour, and a visit to Cetina River Canyon, protected nature area. After visiting Omiš, we will sail to Split with an obligatory stop to take a swim and have a lunch onboard. In the late afternoon we arrive to Split. We suggest you join a tour of the city and enjoy atmospheric streets of Split after sunset, see Split landmarks including Diocletian’s Palace and the Cathedral of Saint Domnius and stroll Marjan Park.  You will have free time in the evening in Split.

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

In the morning we will head towards Bol, small town on island of Brač, known for its famous beach Zlatni rat. This pebbly beach is included in almost every video about Croatia and this is because of its triangular shape and it changes its peak depending on the wind. This is where we will take a swim. Afterwards we will return to boat and head to Hvar. Hvar is one of the most popular islands in the world and a meeting point of the international jet set. Sunniest island in Croatia will satisfy every tourist, Hvar has it all. From gastronomic offer, to summer night clubs, museum and galleries expositions, amazing wineries or quiet cafés you will definitely find something for yourself to enjoy. We suggest visit to old town of Hvar and Hvar Public Theatre or Hvar Fortress.

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

In the morning we will continue our adventure towards island of Mljet. We will stop for a swim and have lunch on board.  The island of Mljet is located in a remote area in south of Croatia and west of Dubrovnik. Mljet is the greenest Croatian island and that’s not the only attractive thing about it, but salt water lakes as well located in National Park Mljet. We will arrive in the heart of Mljet National Park which consists of two deep salty lakes. We suggest taking a tour of National Park because there is so much to see. The lakes are amazing and so peaceful. You can hire bikes or canoes or visit St Mary’s island in the middle of the lake. After you return, we will have a Captain’s dinner onboard and spend the night in Mljet.

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

In the morning we will sail back to Dubrovnik with lunch on board with stop for swimming. Upon arrival we will have lunch onboard. We suggest joining a guided tour of the Old town, Ancient City Walls and Fort Lovrijenac a well preserved fort with stunning views of the old city of Dubrovnik used in the filming of world known TV series Game Of Thrones. Visit the Franciscan Monastery with Europe’s third oldest pharmacy, the Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral.

Day 8 DEPARTURE DUBROVNIK, Sunday (B)

Disembark after breakfast.

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

Itinerary

Day 1 DUBROVNIK ARRIVAL, Sunday (WR, D)
We embark in Dubrovnik at 13:00h, get settled in your cabin before attending a welcome reception followed by dinner this evening.

Day 2 DUBROVNIK – KORČULA, Monday (B,L)
Early in the morning we set sail for the island of Korčula, with swimming stop, if weather permits, in one of pristine bays, time to relax and lunch onboard. Continue towards Korčula, the most preserved medieval town, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. We will spend the night here. Take a walking tour of Korčula which takes you through its narrow, cobbled streets full of history. Evening is free to explore the town on your own.

Day 3 KORČULA – PUČIŠĆA, Tuesday (B, L)
Our journey then continues towards Pučišća, situated on the island of Brač, village of the stone sculpture, where you can visit amazing stonemason school (optional). Lunch on board before arrival in Pučišća, enjoy a swim in one of Brač’s many lovely coves and bays, if weather permits. Overnight in Pučišća.

Day 4 PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ – SPLIT, Wednesday (B, L)
We depart for Omiš before breakfast, its fortresses 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 and relax, if weather permits, with lunch on board. In the late afternoon we arrive at Split to spend the night. Arriving in Split, join a guided tour of the city, visit the seafront promenade and Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. The historical center of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your evening is free in Split.

Day 5 SPLIT – BOL – HVAR, Thursday (B, L)
Stop in Bol, a small town on Island Brač, for a swim at the Golden Horn. 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 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 – NP MLJET, Friday (B, L, CD)
Departing from Hvar in the morning, our sail to Mljet Island includes a stop for swimming, if weather permits, and lunch on board. Croatian “Greenest Island” will hypnotize you with its beautiful, untouched nature and its cultural heritage. We arrive in the heart of Mljet National Park which encompasses five types of forests, many species of birds and two deep lakes. If you want to visit Mljet National Park, walk to the entrance where you can purchase the ticket to walk around the Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and the Malo Jezero (Small Lake) and join the boat ride to St. Mary Island. Have a Captain’s dinner onboard. We will spend the night in Mljet.

Day 7 NP MLJET – DUBROVNIK, Saturday (B, L)
In the morning we continue our adventure by sailing back to Dubrovnik with lunch on board with stop for swimming. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik after lunch join a guided tour of the magnificent Old town and understand why it’s UNESCO listed and such a unique destination. Visit the Franciscan Monastery with Europe’s third oldest pharmacy, the Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral. Your evening is free in Dubrovnik.

Day 8 DEPARTURE DUBROVNIK, Sunday (B)
Disembark after breakfast.

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

M/S Princess Aloha

 

 

Dates & prices

DEPARTURE DATES 2019 – m/s Princess Aloha, per person

LS
May 5, 12, 19
Sep 29
Oct 6
LOWER DECK CABIN 1050 EUR
MAIN DECK CABIN 1150 EUR

MS
Jul 28
Aug 4,
11, 18
LOWER DECK CABIN 1250 EUR
MAIN DECK CABIN 1350 EUR

HS
May 26
Jun 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Jul 7, 14, 21
Aug 25
Sep 1, 8, 15, 22
LOWER DECK CABIN 1350 EUR
MAIN DECK CABIN 1450 EUR

EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT
SUPERIOR LS – 20% MS – 15% HS – 10%
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%

SUPPLEMENTS (obligatory):

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

RATES DO NOT INCLUDE:

  • Drinks onboard, extra meals
  • Entrance Fees

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • 7 nights cruise from Dubrovnik to Split and back to Dubrovnik
  • 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
  • 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 in Korčula, Split, Hvar 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