Duration
12 Days/11 Nights
Travel Type
Cruise
 

It’s the best of both worlds, discover the mainland with guides, then embark on a week-long cruise. Sail the big blue, swim here and there during breaks at sea and visit the islands.

Inclusions

4-night accommodation in hotels 4* on half board basis
7-night accommodation on board (superior category boat) in a cabin with private bathroom, A/C and LCD TV
23 meals: 11 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners
Arrival shared transfer from Zagreb Airport to hotel and departure shared transfer from Dubrovnik harbor to Dubrovnik
Airport on the first and the last days of the tour; Shared transfer from the hotel to Dubrovnik harbor on Day 5
Air-conditioned motorcoach throughout
English/French-speaking tour escort throughout for land portion
Water dispenser during cruise; complementary fresh fruits available daily during cruise
Professional English-speaking Cruise Manager
Fresh bed linen and towels midweek during cruise
Luggage handling on boat
Free Wi-Fi on board
Local guides for sightseeing tours of Zagreb, Split, Dubrovnik (English and French), Korčula and Hvar (English only)

Entrance fees to Plitvice Lakes National Park, Cathedral of St. Lawrence in Trogir, Diocletian’s Palace and Cathedral in Split; Franciscan Monastery and Rector’s Palace in Dubrovnik

Exclusions

Flights – Gratuities – Meals and drinks unless otherwise indicated in the Inclusions – Optional excursions – Personal insurance – All other items not mentioned in Inclusions.

Additional Information

Note

– Groups are made up of international passengers, and presented in bilingual languages, including English
– For technical reasons, the order of the visits could be reversed or modified
– The vehicles used for transportation will be adapted to the size of the group

OPTIONAL EXCURSION

Entrance to Mljet National Park: 25 EUR per person (depending on the season) – to be paid at entrance. Guide free of charge.

1

DAY 1 ARRIVAL IN ZAGREB (Wednesday)

Upon arrival at Zagreb Airport, transfer to hotel. Meet the tour guide, dinner and overnight.

Meals : Dinner

Accommodation : Zagreb for 1 night

2

DAY 2 ZAGREB – PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK (Thursday)

Morning city tour of Zagreb, including the fortified Upper Town, the city’s historical center, St. Mark’s Church with its multicolored 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’s List of World Natural Heritage. Sixteen lakes, each at a different level, are joined in a series of cascading waterfalls. Surrounded by dense wood Plitvice Lakes are a natural phenomenon of a rare and unique beauty. Dinner and overnight in Plitvice region.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner

Accommodation : Plitvice region for 1 night

3

DAY 3 PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK – TROGIR – SPLIT (Friday)

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

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner

Accommodation : Split for 1 night

4

DAY 4 SPLIT – DUBROVNIK (Saturday)

After breakfast, departure for Dubrovnik. Sightseeing tour of Dubrovnik, included in the UNESCO’s 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.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner

Accommodation : Dubrovnik for 1 night

5

DAY 5 DUBROVNIK – EMBARKATION (Sunday)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Gruž harbor and embarkation. Meet your fellow travelers and your Cruise Manager during the Welcome reception followed by dinner.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner

Accommodation : Dubrovnik on superior category boat for 1 night

6

DAY 6 DUBROVNIK – KORČULA (Monday)

Early in the morning we set sail for the island of Korčula, with swimming stop, if weather permits, in one of pristine bays, time to relax and lunch on board. Continue towards Korčula, the most preserved medieval town, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. We will spend the night here. Take 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.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation : Korčula on boat for 1 night

7

DAY 7 KORČULA – PUČIŠĆA (Tuesday)

Our journey then continues towards Pučišća, situated on the island of Brač, village of the stone sculpture, where you can visit amazing stonemason school (optional). Lunch on board before arrival in Pučišća, enjoy a swim in one of Brač’s many lovely coves and bays, if weather permits. Enjoy Captain’s dinner on board and overnight in Pučišća.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation : Pučišća on boat for 1 night

8

DAY 8 PUČIŠĆA – SPLIT (Wednesday)

After breakfast we set sail to Split with a stop along the way to swim and relax, if weather permits, with lunch on board. In the late afternoon we arrive at Split to spend the night. Arriving in Split, join a guided tour of the city, visit the seafront promenade and Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. The historical center of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your evening is free in Split.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation : Split on boat for 1 night

9

DAY 9 SPLIT – HVAR (Thursday)

Morning sail towards Hvar. Before lunch, there is time for a swim in the clear blue sea. Upon arrival in Hvar, you will enjoy a sightseeing tour that includes the first public theatre in Europe, the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historic sights. Evening at leisure, explore Hvar and dine on your own. Your evening is free in Hvar.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation : Hvar on boat for 1 night

10

DAY 10 HVAR – STARI GRAD – MLJET (Friday)

Departing from Hvar in the morning, we sail to Stari Grad, one of the oldest towns in Europe with many nice 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. Afterwards
come back for lunch on board and sail towards Mljet. Croatian “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 lakes. If you want to visit Mljet National Park, walk to the entrance where you can purchase the ticket to walk around the Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and the Malo Jezero (Small Lake) and join the boat ride to St. Mary Island. Spend the night in Mljet.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation : Mljet on boat for 1 night

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DAY 11 MLJET – DUBROVNIK (Saturday)

In the morning we continue our adventure by sailing back to Dubrovnik with lunch on board with stop for swimming. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, you will enjoy a guided tour of the magnificent Old Town with a panoramic bus ride above the Old Town. After the panoramic view, we will arrive at the historical centre of Dubrovnik, walk through Stradun – both a street and a square, the most famous place inside the town walls, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage site, where your guide will show you the most interesting sights of Dubrovnik. 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 the Mount Srđ. Overnight in Dubrovnik.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation : Dubrovnik on ship for 1 night

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DAY 12 DEPARTURE FROM DUBROVNIK (Sunday)

After breakfast it’s time to disembark. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik airport or your Dubrovnik hotel.

Meals : Breakfast

HOTEL OPTIONS OR SIMILAR

Zagreb : Hotel Academia 4* / Zonar 4*
Plitvice : Hotel Stara Lika 4*
Split : Hotel Ora 4* / Art 4*
Dubrovnik : Hotel Adria 4*

Rates in $ CA, per person, starting at, in double occupancy  

Departure Dates – 2023 Land Portion
 
May 10  3150
May 24 
Septiember 27 
3330
Single Supplement +1950
Main Deck Supplement +280
Port and Toursit Tax (Payable on site) 35 euros per person

**Prices in this document are for information only; they were issued at press time, for the current year. Please note that due to exchange rates and temporary promotions, they can increase or decrease at any time. Contact your travel agent for the price and promotion of the moment The prices indicated exclude the contribution to the Customer Compensation Fund of $3.50 per $1,000 of tourism product or service purchased from a travel agent in Quebec.