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PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Marvel at Dubrovnik, the "Pearl of the Adriatic," as you enjoy an awe-inspiring walking tour of the old center
  • Enjoy a 7-night cruise from Dubrovnik on board the fantastic cruiser M/S Prestige
  • Explore the natural wonders of Mljet National Park, features five types of forest, vast bird species, and two deep lakes
  • Delve into Vela Luka town, dating back to prehistoric times and savor a private wine tasting in Korcula
  • Swim in the tempting Croatian waters in amazing places as Bol’s Golden Horn beach
  • Take in trendy vibe of Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and a meeting point for the international jet-set


Itinerary

Day 1 - SAT I DUBROVNIK

You will be transferred from Dubrovnik’s airport or your Dubrovnik hotel to Gruz Harbor, where embarkation begins at 2:00pm. Meet your fellow travelers and your Cruise Manager later at an on-board Welcome Reception. This evening, you can relax or take a walk through Dubrovnik’s vibrant streets. (WR)

Day 2 - SUN I DUBROVNIK I MLJET

Start the day with a walking tour of Dubrovnik, the “Pearl of Adriatic” and a UNESCO World Heritage site. You’ll visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery’s Pharmacy before returning to the boat for lunch. As you dine, set sail for Mljet Island. Mljet National Park features five types of forest, many species of birds, and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). Enjoy your evening at leisure. (B,L)

Day 3 - MON I MLJET I KORCULA

There will be some time for swimming before we continue our cruise, heading for Korcula town. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobblestone streets, and visit the majestic Gothic Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Your evening is free to discover the town and enjoy dinner on your own at one of many local restaurants. (B,L)

Day 4 - TUE I KORCULA I VELA LUKA

After breakfast set sail for Vela Luka, dating back to pre-historic times. After lunch onboard, disembark in Vela Luka and depart for an afternoon “Island tour,” featuring a visit of the olive oil factory, Barilo ethno museum, and winery to taste some local wine and cheese. Return to your ship, for an evening at leisure. (B,L)

Day 5 - WED I VELA LUKA I VIS

Cruise towards Island of Vis that was founded around 397 B.C. and is known as the antique Issa. Our tour of Vis includes time to explore the town’s waterfront. Enjoy the evening at leisure. (B,L)

Day 6 - THU I VIS I HVAR I STARI GRAD

Continue our cruise towards Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and a meeting point for the international jet-set. The “Croatian Madeira” is also one of the longest islands stretching along the shores of Croatia. A sightseeing tour of Hvar town shows you the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historical sights. Sail on to Stari Grad for the night. Share time at the Captain’s dinner featuring live entertainment aboard our ship tonight. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - FRI I STARI GRADI BOL I SPLIT

Sail to Bol, home to one of the best beaches in Croatia, the Golden Horn. This vast, golden pebble beach is unique in that it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Over lunch on board, continue sailing to Split. Here, a walking tour shows off the historic city center, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. Your evening is free in Split. (B,L)

Day 8 - SAT I SPLIT TO USA (OR EXTEND YOUR STAY)

Following breakfast on board, disembark and transfer to Split airport for your flight home or to your hotel if you opt to extend your stay. (B)

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Includes

  • 7-night cruise from Dubrovnik to Split on board M/S Prestige
  • Arrival transfer from Dubrovnik airport/hotel
  • Departure transfer to Split airport/hotel
  • Welcome Cocktail reception on board the ship
  • 14 included meals:
    - 7 breakfasts and 6 lunches
    - Captain’s Farewell Dinner with live music on board the ship
  • Complimentary bottled water, coffee and tea
  • Complete program of sightseeing tours:
    - City tour of Dubrovnik, Korcula town, Vis, Hvar, and Split
    - Walking tour of Mljet National Park
    - Korcula island tour with olive oil and wine tasting
  • Professional Cruise Director throughout the cruise
  • Personalized audio system to hear your guide from a distance
  • Luggage handling – one piece per person
  • Document holder and luggage tags
  • Service taxes and charges
  • Free Wi-Fi on board

Departures & Rates

2018 CRUISE DATES & PRICES

* Sep 15 departure operated aboard the M/S Arca
**Oct 13 departure operated aboard the M/S Prestige or the M/S Desire

Single supplement: 80%
Supplement for cat. A, Main Deck: $179 per person

Port tax: $95 net per person
Price is per person based on double occupancy. Call us for airfares and group

International air will be provided based upon your requested dates .
Best Price starting at $ 1498 (Based on per person in Double Occupancy)

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