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Croatian Delight & Dubrovnik Explorer Cruise 2022

Zagreb - Plitvice Lakes NP - Gospić - Trogir - Split - Dubrovnik - Korčula - Pučišća - Split - Stari Grad - Hvar - Mljet NP - Dubrovnik

Cruise check in DUBROVNIK on SUNDAYS from 1300HRS, first night in Gruž Port
Cruise check out DUBROVNIK on SUNDAYS by 0900HRS

Code: A1-K3

MS Princess Aloha

Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Zagreb

Upon arrival at Zagreb Airport, transfer to hotel. Meet the Tour Director, dinner and overnight. (D)

Day 2
Zagreb - Plitvice Lakes - Gospić

Morning city tour of Zagreb, including the fortified Upper Town, the city’s historical centre, St Mark’s Church with its multi-coloured roof, the Cathedral, the Croatian National Theatre and the University. After the city tour drive to Plitvice, tour the Plitvice Lakes National Park on the UNESCO List of World Natural Heritage. Sixteen lakes, each at a different level, are joined in a series of cascading waterfalls. Surrounded by dense forest, Plitvice Lakes are a natural phenomenon of a rare and unique beauty. Dinner and overnight in Gospić.
(B, D)

Day 3
Gospić - Trogir - Split

Morning departure for Trogir where we visit the Cathedral of St Lawrence. Continue to Split with city tour including the Diocletian Palace on the UNESCO List of World Cultural Heritage, the Peristyle, the Jupiter’s Temple and the Cathedral. Dinner and overnight in Split. (B, D)

Day 4
Split - Dubrovnik

After breakfast, departure for Dubrovnik. Sightseeing tour of Dubrovnik, included on the UNESCO List of World Cultural Heritage. You will visit Franciscan Monastery with Europe’s third oldest pharmacy, the Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral. After the city tour, transfer to the hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, D)

Day 5
Dubrovnik

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Gruž Port and embarkation. Meet your fellow travellers and your Cruise Director during the Welcome Reception followed by dinner. (B, D)

Day 6
Dubrovnik - Korčula

We set sail for the Island of Korčula early in the morning. Swim stop in one of pristine bays, if weather permits. Time to cool off, relax and lunch onboard. Continue towards Korčula, the best preserved medieval town in the Mediterranean, known as the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Join 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. (B, L)

Day 7
Korčula - Pučišća

Our journey continues towards the Island of Brač and village of Pučišća, where you can join an optional visit to the amazing stonemasonry school. Lunch onboard before arrival in Pučišća. Enjoy a swim in one of the many lovely coves and bays, if weather permits. Enjoy Captain’s Dinner onboard and overnight in Pučišća. (B, L, D)

Day 8
Pučišća - Split

After breakfast we set sail to Split with a stop along the way to swim and relax, if weather permits, with lunch onboard. In the late afternoon we arrive in Split to spend the night. Upon arrival, join a guided tour of the city, visit the seafront promenade and Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. The historical centre of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your evening is free in Split. (B, L)

Day 9
Split - Stari Grad

Morning cruise towards Stari Grad, swimming stop and lunch onboard. Stari Grad is one of the oldest towns in Europe with many friendly and affordable konobas and restaurants in the backstreets of the Old Town. The Stari Grad Plain and the Old Town centre of Stari Grad have been listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 2008. Your evening is free to explore Stari Grad on your own. (B, L)

Day 10
Stari Grad - Hvar - Mljet

Departing from Stari Grad in the morning we cruise to Hvar Town. 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. Afterwards come back for lunch onboard and cruise towards Mljet. Croatia’s 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 saltwater lakes. If you want to visit Mljet National Park, walk to the entrance where you can purchase the ticket to walk around the Great Lake and the Small Lake and join the boat ride to St Mary’s Isle. We will spend the night in Mljet. (B, L)

Day 11
Mljet - Dubrovnik

In the morning we continue our adventure by cruising back to Dubrovnik with lunch onboard and a stop for swimming enroute. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, you will enjoy a guided tour of the magnificent Old Town with a panoramic bus ride above the town. After the panoramic view, we will arrive at the historical centre of Dubrovnik and walk through Stradun, both a street and a square, the most famous place inside the city walls of the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, where your guide will show you the most interesting sights. After city tour, you will be left on your own to explore the city, visit city walls, the Franciscan Monastery with Europe's second oldest pharmacy, the Rector's Palace and the Cathedral, take a boat ride to Lokrum Island or take the cable car to the top of Mount Srđ. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, L)

Day 12
Dubrovnik

After breakfast, it’s time to disembark by 0900HRS. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik Airport. (B)

Inclusions

Coach Tour
Zagreb - Dubrovnik Includes

  • Airport transfer Day 1
  • 4 Nights in 4* hotels
  • 4 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners (B, D)
  • A/C motor coach
  • Tour Director - English, French

Premium Cruise
Dubrovnik - Dubrovnik Includes

  • Airport transfer Day 12
  • 7 Nights in A/C ensuite cabin
  • 1 Welcome Dinner (D)
  • 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches (B, L)
  • 1 Captain's Dinner (D)
  • Water dispenser
  • Fresh fruit daily
  • Cruise Director
  • Towel & linen change mid week
  • Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
  • Headsets
  • Porterage

Sightseeing

  • Zagreb
  • Split
  • Dubrovnik
  • Korčula
  • Hvar

Entrance

  • Plitvice Lakes - National Park
  • Trogir - St Lawrence Cathedral
  • Split - Diocletian Palace, Cathedral
  • Dubrovnik - Franciscan Monastery, Rector's Palace

Exclusions

Supplements Payable Upon Embarkation

  • Tourist Taxes & Port Fees €35 per person approx

 

Optional Excursions (booked & paid direct)

  • Omiš & Cetina River Excursion €25 per person approx
    Includes river boat ride, snack in Radman Mills (prosciutto, cheese, homemade bread, wine, water)
  • Mljet National Park Entrance up to €25 per person approx (depending on season) to be paid at the entrance, guide free of charge

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
Main DeckTwinSingle Lower DeckTwinSingle
Wed 15 Jun 22Sun 26 Jun 22
$4,065$6,660$3,695$6,290
Wed 29 Jun 22Sun 10 Jul 22
$4,065$6,660$3,695$6,290
Wed 17 Aug 22Sun 28 Aug 22
$4,625$7,215$4,250$6,845
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Included Accommodation (or similar)

Gospić - Hotel Stara Lika

Split - Hotel Ora

Dubrovnik - Hotel Adria

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Zagreb - Hotel International

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Dubrovnik - Hotel Adria

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Important Notes

Note: Tour portion is operated with bilingual Tour Director & local guides (English, French).

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 reserve 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.

It is highly recommended that clients take comprehensive travel insurance including against cancellation of reserved services.

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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