Croatia Times Travel | Kvarner Bay Of Islands

ADRIATIC SMALL SHIP CRUISING

Kvarner Bay Of Islands – KL1 8 days / 7 nights

 

Opatija – Krk – Rab – Zadar – Molat or Olib – Ilovik – Lošinj – Cres – Opatija


Category A+ Ships Includes

• 7 nights onboard

• Double or twin A/C cabins with ensuite

• 7 hot & cold buffet breakfasts (B)

• 7 three-course lunches (L)

• 1 Captain’s dinner (D)

• Sightseeing tour of Zadar

• Daily cabin service

• Mid-week fresh towels & bed linen

• 1 litre of water daily


Category A Ships Includes

• 7 nights onboard

• Twin (bunk bed) cabins with ensuite

• 7 continental breakfasts (B)

• 7 three-course lunches (L)

• 1 litre of water daily


CRUISE ITINERARY


Day 1, Saturday: Opatija – Krk

Departure at 13:00h with lunch on board followed by a swim stop in the crystal clear sea on route to Krk island - the largest of the Croatian islands. Krk has immense variety in its villages large and small, gentle green promenades bare rocky wilderness, tiny islands and hundreds of hidden bays and beaches. Evening at leisure to enjoy numerous cafes and restaurants alongside the waterfront. Overnight in town of Krk. (L)


Day 2, Sunday: Krk – Rab

After breakfast cruise towards Rab island known as the “island of love”. Sightseeing of town encircled by medieval walls, Romanesque church towers, churches, palaces, stone streets and ancient facades. Enjoy the “gallery” on the streets and squares and try famous “Rapska torta“ cake, it is a must. If the time allows walk up to Kamenjak hill to enjoy the magnificent sunset. Overnight in town of Rab. (B, L)


Day 3, Monday: Rab – Zadar

Morning cruise from Rab towards Zadar along Pag island with a swim stop on the tiny Maun island. Enjoy guided tour of the city, which was for centuries the metropolis of Dalmatia, and today the centre of the region. Zadar is rich in monumental heritage of world importance visible on every step. Here you can see The Roman forum dated to the 1st century AD, the church of St. Donatus dated to the 9th century AD – the most famous Medieval basilica and the symbol of the city, the mighty city walls with representative Port and Land gates from the 16th century AD, and numerous palaces, villas. The town is full of great restaurants packed in the centre. Of special interest are the famous Zadar Sea Organs, one of a kind in the world and “The Greeting to the Sun” light installation. Overnight in Zadar. (B, L)


Day 4, Tuesday: Zadar – Molat or Olib

Early departure for Molat or Olib island (depending on available space in the small harbours). Both islands are situated in the northern part of Zadar’s archipelago where one can enjoy peace and serenity. Captain’s dinner party on board and overnight. (B, L)


Day 5, Wednesday: Molat or Olib – Ilovik - Lošinj

After breakfast and morning swim, cruise towards Ilovik, the island of flowers for a short stop before departing for Lošinj island, one of the most popular islands on the northern Adriatic due to the abundance of pine trees and clear waters. Mali Lošinj is known as the “sunshine island”. On arrival take a walk along the harbour or walk up to the Lošinj Aromatic Garden or simply visit nearby, picturesque, town of Veli Lošinj. Overnight in Mali Lošinj. (B, L)

 
Day 6, Thursday: Lošinj – Cres

After a morning swim leave for Cres island, a long and narrow island covered with oak, beech and pine forests as well as wineyards and olive tree plantations. Cres and Mali Lošinj used to be one island but a channel dug by the Romans separated them. Spend the night in the harbour of this typical medieval town Cres. (B, L)

 
Day 7, Friday: Cres – Opatija

After breakfast we leave for Opatija. On route we can experience the spectacular views of the famous Opatija Riviera. Afternoon arrival to Opatija for a stroll along the famous Franz Joseph promenade – Lungo Mare to the numerous cafes and restaurants in Opatija or nearby fishermen’s village Volosko – well known for excellent seafood restaurants. (B, L)


Day 8, Saturday: Opatija

After breakfast say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends. (B)


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