Deluxe PackageNew 2017

Adriatic Paradise Cruise

Split - Hvar - Vela Luka - Pomena - Slano - Dubrovnik - Risan - Kotor - Dubrovnik - Elaphiti Islands - Korčula - Pučišća - Omiš - Split

Adriatic Paradise Cruise on board brand new MS Adriatic Princess (2017) is a value added Deluxe Cruise package that takes in the natural beauty and rich cultural heritage of Southern Dalmatia with the professional services of an onboard Cruise Director. Its easy to relax, find time to swim, explore medieval towns and natural landscapes enroute. Vessel Features length 45m, width 8.5m, capacity 40 persons, 220v. Onboard Facilities 18 A/C cabins with private ensuites, 2 sun decks with deck-chairs, salon-restaurant & bar, LCD TV, shaded lounge area and rear swimming platform.
Check in SPLIT on SATURDAYS from 1300HRS (first night in Split Port)

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Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Split

Embarkation starts from 1300hrs onwards. Meanwhile you will be served a welcome drink and a snack, and get a chance to meet your Cruise Director and the crew. Captain's orders and safety measures will be explained to you. Later that night you will have a dinner on board and get a chance to see the city one last time before the morning departure. Overnight in Split. (D)

Day 2
Split - Hvar - Vela Luka (Korčula)

After breakfast partake in a Split walking tour with the local guide who will show you monumental Diocletian Palace which was built over 1700 years ago. During the centuries the Old Town has grown into the palace and around it, creating a unique urban landscape. Because of its historical and architectural importance, the whole Old Town is part of the UNESCO's List of World Cultural Heritage. Late morning, we will set sail towards Hvar, known as the sunniest island in Croatia, famous for its endless fields of lavender and rosemary, its beautiful coast and lovely historical towns. Your destination is the town of Hvar, a town of immense beauty that buzzes with vibrant energy in the summer sun. Upon arrival, our expert local guide will take you for a walk around the ancient streets of Hvar. After the guided walking tour, we will set sail to Korčula Island. Along the way we will stop for a swim near beautiful Pakleni islands. After the swim break the Dalmatian fried fish will be served for a snack. Arrival in Vela Lula on Korčula Island in the late afternoon. Overnight in Vela Luka. (B, L)

Day 3
Vela Luka (Korčula) - Pomena (Mljet) - Slano

Monday morning after leaving the stunning beauty of Vela Luka your Captain will hand pick a bay for you where he will drop the anchor. You can hop into your swimsuit and have a swim in the crystal clear, blue Adriatic, surrounded by pine trees and the sound of crickets. After the swim break you will continue sailing to Pomena on the island of Mljet. Island of Mljet on its western side houses National Park Mljet, known for its immense beauty and its two turquoise salty lakes surrounded by thick forests. Upon arrival you will have plenty of free time to explore the park individually, for example, by renting bikes and cycling or jogging on the numerous paths around the lakes or in the forests. If you feel like just relaxing you can hop onto the small boat that will take you to a tiny island on one of the lakes, where you can discover a monastery and a church of St Mary's built in the 12th century and enjoy a cup of coffee with the view and the quiet. In the late afternoon we will depart towards Slano. Overnight in Slano. (B, L)

Day 4
Slano - Dubrovnik

After breakfast you are free to take an optional guided tour Taste of Dalmatia - on which you will visit Ston, a small town famous for its 5km long city walls (the longest in Europe) and visit local winery where you will have the opportunity to taste some of the finest Dalmatian wines. Later, we set sail to the Lopud island for a short swim and continue to Dubrovnik, cruising beneath Dubrovnik City Walls and then to port of Gruž. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, L)

Day 5
Dubrovnik - Risan - Kotor - Dubrovnik

Excursion to Montenegro after breakfast. Located less than an hour's drive from Dubrovnik, Montenegro offers an unforgettable experience; exceptional natural beauty in combination with a rich history and culture. Mild beaches, clear waters and gorgeous mountains that plunge into the sea will greet you upon your arrival to the Bay of Kotor. Encircled in the mountains, the innermost bays of the gulf, Risan and Kotor, are the earliest inhabited areas with evidences of civilisation dating from Illyrian, Roman and early Christian periods. This is a land where the mountains descend almost directly into the sea creating a surreal atmosphere. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, D)

Day 6
Dubrovnik - Elaphiti Islands - Korčula

Morning departure from Dubrovnik to Korčula. On the way we will have a short stop for swimming and relaxing on one of the beautiful Elaphiti Islands. Lunch will be served on board before the late afternoon arrival to Korčula, the alleged birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. After arrival guide will take you for a walk around the town of Korčula. You will hear of its long history, ingenious building strategies, peculiar building layout and a legend of a great merchant traveller Marco Polo, who was born and spent his childhood in the streets of Korčula. Overnight in Korčula. (B, L)

Day 7
Korčula - Pučišća (Brač) - Omiš

Sail towards Brač after breakfast. Captain will anchor on the way for a refreshing swim in a secluded bay, after which you will continue your journey towards Pučišća. After docking at Pučišća, you will join a short visit to a stone masonry school nearby where you will learn of the Brač limestone and their centuries-old tradition of stone masonry and the unconventional tools they use before we continue our journey to Omiš, a town known for two things: stunning beauty of Cetina River Canyon and its historic pirates. Upon arrival you are free to take an optional Cetina River excursion. Overnight in Omiš. (B, L)

Day 8
Omiš - Split

Early morning departure from Omiš towards Split. Disembarkation after breakfast. (B)

Inclusions

  • 7 Nights in A/C cabin with ensuite
  • Welcome Drink & Snack
  • 7  Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 2 Dinners (B, L, D)
  • 500ml water during meals
  • Coffee/Tea all day
  • Fresh fruit all day
  • Cruise Director
  • 9 Crew members
  • Coach excursion to Montenegro
  • Towels changed every second day
  • Bed linen changed once a week
  • Daily cabin cleaning service
  • Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)

Sightseeing

  • Dubrovnik
  • Korčula
  • Split
  • Hvar

Entrance

  • Pučišća - Stonemasonry School

Exclusions

Small Ship Supplement Paid Upon Embarkation

  • Port Taxes & Fees approx €40pp
  • Mljet NP Entrance Fee approx €15pp

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
Lower DeckTwinSingle Main DeckTwinSingle
Sat 24 Jun 17Sat 01 Jul 17
$1,760$2,415$1,990$2,735
Sat 01 Jul 17Sat 08 Jul 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 08 Jul 17Sat 15 Jul 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 15 Jul 17Sat 22 Jul 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 29 Jul 17Sat 05 Aug 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 05 Aug 17Sat 12 Aug 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 12 Aug 17Sat 19 Aug 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 19 Aug 17Sat 26 Aug 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 26 Aug 17Sat 02 Sep 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 02 Sep 17Sat 09 Sep 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 09 Sep 17Sat 16 Sep 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 16 Sep 17Sat 23 Sep 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 23 Sep 17Sat 30 Sep 17
$1,915$2,630$2,085$2,875
Sat 30 Sep 17Sat 07 Oct 17
$1,540$2,110$1,660$2,275
Sat 07 Oct 17Sat 14 Oct 17
$1,400$1,910$1,510$2,065
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Important Notes

Captain reserves the right to change the route in case of bad weather conditions. Departures are guaranteed for minimum 10 participants. Cruise Operator reserves the right to cancel or change the ship name if necessary. Guests are obliged to follow ship rules (found in written form onboard). Guests are not permitted to bring beverages onboard the vessel that have been purchased onshore. All drinks must be purchased onboard. In the event of inappropriate behaviour the Cruise Operator and Captain reserves the right to disembark guests. Most arrival times in port are in the late afternoon. 

Disclaimer 
Due to specific mooring conditions and requirements in some Croatian Ports, ships are moored side by side. This makes it necessary to cross from one ship to the other where there are gaps in between each ship. Special care must be taken at all times when crossing between the vessels and guests do this at their own risk. Crew assistance will be given to those needing and requesting it.

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