Deluxe Package

Northern Gems Deluxe Cruise 2024

Split - Primošten - Kornati NP - Telašćica Nature Park - Mali Lošinj - Zadar - Skradin - Krka NP - Šibenik - Stari Grad - Bol - Split

A well-balanced combination of exceptional natural beauty and cultural heritage, this route is made for passionate travellers. Charming islands, stunning bays with pebble beaches, emerald, green, clean sea, preserved nature of a national and a nature park, sights of mountains, canyons, waterfalls and abundance of historical, monuments with masterful architecture. No room for stress, Northern Dalmatia with its gems is waiting to impress.

Check in SPLIT on WEDNESDAYS from 1300HRS, departs Split Port at 1400HRS
Check out SPLIT on WEDNESDAYS after breakfast

KL Deluxe Small Ships
Modern state of the art ships ranging from 42-47m. Spacious Sun Deck with sun beds & hot tub, lavishly designed A/C double or twin cabins with ensuite, toiletries, hair dryer, wardrobe cabinet, slippers, deposit box. Cabins 12-17m2.

Code: K1

MS Adriatic Pearl

Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Split - Primošten

Check in from 1300HRS, followed by departure from the Split Harbour at 1400HRS. Enjoy a welcome cocktail and unbelievable views of the surroundings while cruising towards Primošten. A swim stop in a quiet, secluded bay en route for a refreshing afternoon swim. Primošten is a small, picturesque town situated between Šibenik and Trogir, surrounded by seven other islets, a wonderful sight and an exceptional breathtaking place to explore. Try the famous local Babich wines. Dinner and overnight on board. (D)

Day 2
Primošten - Kornati NP - Telašćica

After breakfast, cruise towards Dugi Otok and a morning swim stop, followed by a cruise through the breathtaking Kornati National Park. Lunch on board and swim stop followed by the visit to the Telašćica Nature Park which, due to its intense beauty, richness, and importance, together with six islets inside the bay of Telašćica itself, was proclaimed a nature park in 1988. Time at leisure to explore the white cliffs and the lake. Overnight in Telašćica. (B, L, D)

Day 3
Telašćica - Mali Lošinj

After breakfast and a morning swim, cruise towards the island of Lošinj, known as the ‘Sunshine Island’. An abundance of pines, wildflowers and herbs, its excellent climate, hidden coves, and cool Mediterranean vibe; all of this makes Lošinj one of the most popular islands on the northern Adriatic. Join a guided walking tour, followed by a visit to the Museum of Apoxyomenos. The museum is dedicated to the ancient bronze statue of an athlete found in the sea near the island. Walk up to the Lošinj Aromatic Garden or to the smaller town of Veli Lošinj, both are easy to reach and explore on foot. Overnight in Mali Lošinj. (B, L)

Day 4
Mali Lošinj - Zadar

Morning cruise towards Zadar, travelling by Pag Island with its unusual moon-like landscape. Upon arrival in Zadar, join a guided tour to explore the rich cultural heritage; the Roman Forum from the 1st century AD; the church of St. Donatus from the 9th century AD, the most famous medieval basilica and symbol of the city; the imposing and mighty city walls with the representative Port and Land Gates from the 16th century AD; and numerous palaces and villas of former noble families. Great restaurants line part of the waterfront and the centre. See the famous contemporary attractions ‘the Sea Organ’, one of a kind in the world, and ‘The Greeting to the Sun’ light installation. Overnight in Zadar. (B, L)

Day 5
Zadar - Skradin - Krka NP - Šibenik

Wake up and admire the scenic views as the cruise proceeds south, while having a wonderful breakfast. Upon arrival to Skradin, visit the local winery for wine tasting and light tapas lunch. Back in Skradin, walk through the Krka Waterfalls National Park. There are 17 waterfalls, with cascades up to 100m wide, and the Krka River tumbles 45.7 meters. The late afternoon destination is Šibenik, a town situated in the very central part of Croatia’s Adriatic coast. Join the guided sightseeing tour to explore the glorious Old Town, the cultural monuments and possibly the most famous one here, the UNESCO-listed Cathedral of St James. Wander around and discover the historic core and waterfront. Back on the vessel for the Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment on board. Overnight in Šibenik. (B, T, D)

Day 6
Šibenik - Stari Grad

Early morning cruise towards the island of Hvar, the sunniest Adriatic Island and the ‘jet-set destination’. Stop for lunch on board and a swim in the secluded bay. Upon arrival, time at leisure to explore the oldest town in Croatia. The first settlers were the Greeks from the island Paros in the Aegean Sea, who established the colony in the year 384 BC and named the town Pharos. Walk through the smooth cobblestone streets, enjoy an aperitive and find a nice place for dinner. Overnight in Stari Grad. (B, L)

Day 7
Stari Grad - Bol - Split

Morning cruise to Zlatni Rat, the most famous beach in Dalmatia. Often referred to as ‘the Golden Horn’, the beach is known for its gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change their shape. Lunch on board and departure towards Split. Enjoy unbelievable views of the surrounding seas and the amazing Split Riviera. Upon arrival, join the guided city tour. A dynamic port city with a medieval Old Town grown around the 1700-year-old Diocletian's Palace, Split bustles with modern life amid its ancient Roman setting. Cafés, restaurants, and galleries cram the cobblestone alleyways, the waterfront, and the Marjan Peninsula, making Croatia's second-largest city one of the Mediterranean's most compelling. Overnight in Split. (B, L)

Day 8
Split

Last breakfast onboard, followed by goodbyes with the crew and new friends. Check out and transfer to the airport. (B)

Inclusions

  • Shared airport transfers at prescheduled times
    Day 1 & 8
  • 7 Nights in A/C ensuite cabins
  • Welcome Reception & Cocktail
  • 7 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 2 Dinners (B, L, D)
  • 1 Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment (D)
  • Wine Tasting & Light Tapas Lunch at Local Winery (T)
  • Olive Oil & Wine Tasting onboard
  • Water dispenser
  • Fresh fruit daily, tea & coffee after lunch
  • Cruise Director
  • Daily cabin service & towel change
  • Midweek linen change
  • Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
  • Tourist taxes & Port fees
  • Porterage

Sightseeing

  • Mali Lošinj
  • Zadar
  • Šibenik
  • Split

Entrance

  • Telašćica - Nature Park
  • Mali Lošinj - Museum of Apoxyomenos
  • Krka Waterfalls - National Park
  • Kornati - National Park

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
Upper/Main DeckTwinSingle Lower DeckTwinSingle
Wed 10 Jul 24Wed 17 Jul 24
$4,520$6,780$3,945$5,915
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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.

Disclaimer
Due to specific mooring conditions and requirements in some Croatian Ports, multiple 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 ships, and guests do this at their own risk. Crew assistance will be given to those needing and requesting it. View from cabin windows and balconies may be obstructed when moored in port and alongside other ships. Cruises are not recommended for those in wheelchairs or with limited mobility.

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