SpecialDeluxe PackageNew Itinerary 2019

Dalmatia Highlights Deluxe Cruise 2019

Split - Šibenik - Krka NP - Šibenik - Zadar - Sali - Kornati NP - Primošten - Biševo - Vis - Hvar - Bol - Split

Explore the highlights of Dalmatian islands, the peace and beauty of their secluded coves and crystal clear sea onboard the luxurious MS Arca (2017). Stroll the streets of the medieval towns, enjoy delicious local cuisine and excellent wines.

Check in SPLIT on SATURDAYS from 1300HRS - first night in Split Port
Check out SPLIT on SATURDAYS by 0900HRS


Code: A1

MS Arca

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Dalmatia Highlights Premium Cruise - MS Paradis - Split to Split 2019

Split - Šibenik - Krka NP - Šibenik - Zadar - Sali - Kornati NP - Primošten - Biševo - Vis - Hvar - Bol - Split

8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

From $2,385 per person

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Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Split

You will be transferred from Split Airport or your Split hotel to Split Port, where embarkation begins at 1300HRS. Get settled in your cabin before attending a Welcome Reception, followed by dinner this evening. (D)

Day 2
Split - Šibenik - Krka - Šibenik

Depart from Split early in the morning towards Šibenik. After lunch, disembark in Šibenik and take the bus to visit Krka Waterfalls National Park. Its magnificent waterfalls, including the famous waterfall Skradinski Buk, are one of Croatia’s most famous sights. After the sightseeing tour, we will return to Šibenik, a town of exceptional history and rich cultural heritage. Set out on a walking tour of Šibenik historical centre and visit one of the most beautiful Renaissance cathedrals on the Adriatic, St James Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your night is at leisure in town. (B, L)

Day 3
Šibenik - Galešnjak - Zadar

Leaving Šibenik early in the morning, we set sail for Galešnjak, a famous heart-shaped Croatian island, where you can enjoy a swim stop in one of the secluded bays. Enjoy lunch while we cruise into Zadar Port in the afternoon. Set out on a walking tour of Zadar historical centre and admire the old walls and Port Gate built in the 16th century. Visit the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St Donatus, Roman Forum and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St Anastasia. If there is a breeze, enjoy at the sea organ, an amazing sound art installation. Overnight in Zadar. (B, L)

Day 4
Zadar - Sali - Kornati Islands - Primošten

Morning departure for Sali, a tourist town on Dugi Otok surrounded by hills, fields, bays and islets. Enjoy swimming in one of the secluded bays. We set sail for Kornati Islands National Park, comprised of 89 unforgettable islands, islets and reefs. The National Park is often referred to as a "nautical paradise” and a rich marine eco-system. Afterwards, we continue to Primošten, built on a small peninsula and dominated by the parish Church of St George, which was built in 1485. Your evening is at leisure in town. (B, L)

Day 5
Primošten - Biševo - Vis

We will have an early morning cruise towards a small Island of Biševo to visit the Blue Cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon. As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this on time. Leaving Biševo, we will have a short cruise towards the Island of Vis, once a strategic naval base and closed to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm of the Mediterranean as it once was, making it really interesting to visit. Upon arrival in town of Vis, join the walking tour to visit the remains of the Roman Thermal Place and enjoy views of the beautiful Villae Rusticae situated along the waterfront. Tonight, enjoy Captain’s dinner onboard. (B, L, D)

Day 6
Vis - Hvar - Bol

Enjoy a relaxing cruise as we sail towards the Island of Hvar, with a swim stop in one of the secluded bays enroute. Hvar Town is a favourite holiday destination for international celebrities, but it’s also a charming seaside town with eight centuries of architecture. On a walking tour, visit the Old Town with the picturesque little streets and the first public theatre in Europe. We will continue towards our final island destination of the day, the Island of Brač where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia, Zlatni Rat near Bol, whose pebbles shift from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change its shape. Join the visit to a local winery, where you will have a guided winery tour and learn more about Dalmatian wines and enjoy a Wine Tasting. Overnight in Bol. (B, L, T)

Day 7
Bol - Split

Embrace your last morning, cruising the Dalmatian coast as we make our way back to Split. Enjoy your final swim stop in one of Brač island`s secluded bays and then have lunch while we cruise into Split Port in the afternoon. This UNESCO World Heritage Site, bases the old city centre in and around the stunning Diocletian Palace, the Roman Emperor’s retirement palace from 295-305AD. Stroll through the palace basement, filled with market stalls and outside, experience the historical architecture of this beautiful palace. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, it’s Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter`s Temple, Peristyle and many other unique sites. Overnight in Split.
(B, L)

Day 8
Split

Disembark after breakfast by 0900HRS. You will be transferred to Split Airport or Split hotel. (B)

Inclusions

  • Airport transfers Day 1 & 8
  • 7 Nights in A/C cabin with ensuite
  • 1 Welcome Dinner (D)
  • 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches (B, L)
  • Wine Tasting in Bol (T)
  • 1 Captain's Dinner (D)
  • 1 x 500ml of water per day
  • Fresh fruit daily
  • Cruise Director
  • Daily cabin service
  • Fresh bed linen & towels mid week
  • Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
  • Whisper headsets
  • Porterage

Sightseeing

  • Krka
  • Šibenik 
  • Zadar
  • Kornati
  • Vis
  • Hvar
  • Split

Entrance

  • Krka Waterfalls - National Park
  • Kornati Islands - National Park

Exclusions

Supplements Payable Upon Embarkation

  • Tourist Taxes & Port Fees €35 per person approx
  • Biševo Blue Cave Entrance €7 per person approx

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
Upper DeckTwinSingle Main DeckTwinSingle Lower DeckTwinSingle
Sat 11 May 19Sat 18 May 19
$3,075$5,535$2,895$5,205$2,530$4,550
Sat 18 May 19Sat 25 May 19
$3,075$5,535$2,895$5,205$2,530$4,550
Sat 25 May 19Sat 01 Jun 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 01 Jun 19Sat 08 Jun 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 08 Jun 19Sat 15 Jun 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 15 Jun 19Sat 22 Jun 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 22 Jun 19Sat 29 Jun 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 29 Jun 19Sat 06 Jul 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 06 Jul 19Sat 13 Jul 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 13 Jul 19Sat 20 Jul 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 20 Jul 19Sat 27 Jul 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 27 Jul 19Sat 03 Aug 19
$3,255$5,860$3,075$5,535$2,710$4,880
Sat 03 Aug 19Sat 10 Aug 19
$3,255$5,860$3,075$5,535$2,710$4,880
Sat 10 Aug 19Sat 17 Aug 19
$3,255$5,860$3,075$5,535$2,710$4,880
Sat 17 Aug 19Sat 24 Aug 19
$3,255$5,860$3,075$5,535$2,710$4,880
Sat 24 Aug 19Sat 31 Aug 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 31 Aug 19Sat 07 Sep 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 07 Sep 19Sat 14 Sep 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 14 Sep 19Sat 21 Sep 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 21 Sep 19Sat 28 Sep 19
$3,440$6,190$3,255$5,860$2,895$5,205
Sat 28 Sep 19Sat 05 Oct 19
$3,075$5,535$2,895$5,205$2,530$4,550
Sat 05 Oct 19Sat 12 Oct 19
$3,075$5,535$2,895$5,205$2,530$4,550
Sat 12 Oct 19Sat 19 Oct 19
$3,075$5,535$2,895$5,205$2,530$4,550
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Important Notes

Upper Deck Cabins are above the Main Deck
Main Deck Cabins are on the Main Deck
Lower Deck Cabins are in the hull of the ship, below the Main Deck
Upper & Main Deck Cabins are allocated according to availability

Captain reserves the right to change the route in case of bad weather conditions, crowding or other circumstances out of his control. 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.

Port taxes, entrance fees, sightseeing and excursions (if not included in the package) must be paid in local currency upon arrival. EUR currency quoted is converted on the spot to the equivalent in Croatian Kuna.

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. Cruises are not recommended for those in wheelchairs or with limited mobility.

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