Deluxe PackageNew 2019

Elegance Deluxe Cruise 2019

Split - Bol - Hvar - Mljet NP - Dubrovnik - Elaphiti Islands - Korčula - Vis - Biševo - Split

Enjoy seven amazing nights cruising along Croatia's stunning Dalmatian coastline onboard the new Deluxe Small Ship MS Sea Swallow (2019). Discover medieval coastal towns, everyday life & the divine local cuisine, coupled with free time to relax, explore & swim in the Adriatic Sea.

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

Code: A2

MS Sea Swallow

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Elegance Premium Cruise - MS Captain Bota - Split to Split 2019

Split - Bol - Hvar - Korčula - Dubrovnik - Elaphiti Islands - Mljet NP - Makarska - Pučišća - Split

8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

From $1,895 per person

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Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Split

You will be met at Split Airport and transferred to Split Port, where MS Sea Swallow will be docked and where you can board during the entire day. Join a Welcome Meeting at 1900HRS where your Cruise Director will introduce you to the Captain, crew and your future fellow passengers, with whom you will spend a week onboard. Welcome Dinner will be served at 1930HRS. The embarkation will be possible throughout the day. Passengers arriving in the morning cannot enter their cabins before 1300HRS. However, you can leave your luggage onboard. Captain will wait for all the passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with a dinner. Overnight in Split. (D)

Day 2
Split - Bol - Hvar

We will start our day with a morning departure towards Bol, famous for having one of the finest beaches in Europe, called Zlatni Rat (Golden Horn). As we stop in Bol, you can relax in this charming Dalmatian town. Have a walk, a cup of coffee or a swim, until lunch is served onboard. After lunch, we'll continue cruising along many idyllic coves and bays towards Hvar, the sunniest Croatian island. Hvar is one of the most popular and attractive Croatian tourist destinations and a meeting point of the international jet set. Upon our evening arrival to Hvar, a local guide will walk you through the town, introducing you to the island’s way of life, its rich history and culture. You will learn how lavender was traditionally farmed on Hvar for many centuries. Afterwards, you are free to enjoy your evening in Hvar, to explore on your own and dine in one of its numerous family owned restaurants or taverns. Overnight in Hvar Town. (B, L)

Day 3
Hvar - Mljet

After breakfast, we will cruise to Mljet National Park, passing by the magnificent shores of Korčula Island’s archipelago, with a swim stop and lunch enroute. Upon arrival to Mljet National Park, you will spend the afternoon exploring the park with entrance fees included, walk around the Great and Small Lake, and visit the Islet of St Mary with its Benedictine Monastery from the 12th century. Enjoy a refreshing swim in the heart of this pristine National Park, before Captain’s Dinner onboard this evening. Overnight in Mljet. (B, L, D)

Day 4
Mljet - Dubrovnik

Morning departure to the historical centre of Dubrovnik, the famous town enlisted as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will cruise alongside Dubrovnik City Walls and fortifications and have lunch onboard directly in front of the historical centre, where you will have a chance to take unforgettable photos of breathtaking Dubrovnik. After relaxed time in front of the Dubrovnik City Walls, we will embark on a small boat that will take us directly into Old Town port, where a local guide will wait for us and show us the most interesting sights of the Old Town. After the walking tour, you will be left on your own to explore the town, visit the City Walls, or take the cable car to the top of Mount Srđ and have an intimate dinner. Return coach transfer will be organised from Pile Gate to Gruž Port. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, L)

Day 5
Dubrovnik - Elaphiti Islands - Korčula

After breakfast, we will start our pleasant cruise to the Island of Korčula. On our way, we will cruise by magnificent shores of the Elaphiti Islands, to the northwest of Dubrovnik. We shall stop for a swim before lunch and in the afternoon, we will arrive in Korčula Town. Korčula is the town best known as a birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. We will join our local guide on a sightseeing tour, walking us through narrow and cobbled streets of Korčula. The rest of the evening is free to enjoy dining at one of the local restaurants of your choice. Overnight in Korčula. (B, L)

Day 6
Korčula - Vis

In the morning, we will continue our cruise to the Island of Vis, with a swim stop enroute. Arrival to Vis is expected after lunch. Vis is rather unique compared to other Croatian islands. Due to its important strategic location on the open sea, it served as a naval zone for a long time and was consequently spared of the usual tourist development. Beautiful beaches, ecological agriculture and preserved traditional architecture make up the advantages of this remarkable island. You will have afternoon and evening free in Vis to enjoy its unspoilt nature and dine in one of the family run restaurants. Overnight in Vis Town. (B, L)

Day 7
Vis - Biševo - Split

We will start our day with a morning cruise towards the Island of Biševo and its Blue Cave. Originally, the entrance to the Blue Cave was located below sea level, which required visitors to dive deep in order to resurface into the cave’s mysterious blue depths. Sunbeams, penetrating through the cave’s submarine opening get reflected from the white seafloor, colouring the cave in aquamarine and objects in the water silver, creating a truly stunning and magical natural phenomenon. However, due to the weather conditions Blue Cave can be inaccessible to visitors, in which case, an alternative half-day tour of Vis Island with WWII RAF Airport and beautiful town of Komiža, boasting the longest fishing tradition on East Adriatic will be provided instead. After relaxed cruise and arrival in Split, our local guide will do a Split city tour and walk us through the historical Diocletian Palace. The second largest urban centre in Croatia and the seat of the Split-Dalmatia County, Split boasts more than 1,700 years of history. Since 1979, the historic centre of Split has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. City’s historical and cultural buildings are located inside the walls of the Diocletian Palace. After the city tour, you will be left on your own to explore Split and have a dinner on your own. Overnight in Split. (B, L)

Day 8
Split

After breakfast, disembarkation by 0900HRS. You will be transferred to Split Airport. (B)

Inclusions

  • Airport transfers Day 1 & 8
  • 7 Nights in A/C cabin with ensuite
  • Welcome Reception & Dinner (D)
  • 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches (B, L)
  • 1 Captain's Dinner (D)
  • Afternoon Tea & Snack
  • 2 x 500ml of water per day
  • Fresh fruit daily
  • Cruise Director
  • Towel change every second day
  • Linen change mid week
  • Daily cabin service
  • Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
  • Headsets

Sightseeing

  • Hvar
  • Dubrovnik with transfers
  • Korčula
  • Split

Entrance

  • Mljet - National Park
  • Biševo - Blue Cave*
  • Vis Island Tour - Komiža*

*Price includes Blue Cave entrance or Vis Island Tour with Komiža

Exclusions

Supplements Payable Upon Embarkation

  • Tourist Taxes & Port Fees €25 per person approx

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
Main DeckTwinSingle Lower DeckTwinSingle
Sat 01 Jun 19Sat 08 Jun 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 08 Jun 19Sat 15 Jun 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 15 Jun 19Sat 22 Jun 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 22 Jun 19Sat 29 Jun 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 29 Jun 19Sat 06 Jul 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 06 Jul 19Sat 13 Jul 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 13 Jul 19Sat 20 Jul 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 20 Jul 19Sat 27 Jul 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 27 Jul 19Sat 03 Aug 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
Sat 03 Aug 19Sat 10 Aug 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
Sat 10 Aug 19Sat 17 Aug 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
Sat 17 Aug 19Sat 24 Aug 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
Sat 24 Aug 19Sat 31 Aug 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
Sat 31 Aug 19Sat 07 Sep 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 07 Sep 19Sat 14 Sep 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 14 Sep 19Sat 21 Sep 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 21 Sep 19Sat 28 Sep 19
$3,530$6,200$2,985$5,245
Sat 28 Sep 19Sat 05 Oct 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
Sat 05 Oct 19Sat 12 Oct 19
$2,985$5,245$2,255$3,970
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Important Notes

Main Deck Cabins are on the Main Deck
Lower Deck Cabins are in the hull of the ship, below the Main Deck

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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