Early Bird Deal Croatia Times Travel | Experience Dalmatia Luxury Cruise - Zadar to Dubrovnik

Experience Dalmatia Luxury Cruise - Zadar  to Dubrovnik
8 Days / 7 Nights


Cruise the entire length of the Dalmatian coastline onboard the luxurious MS Premier (2020) or MS Adriatic Queen (refurbished 2017). Discover charming medieval coastal towns, spectacular National Parks, and be enchanted by the rich history of this region. Free time to swim, relax and enjoy the fine Dalmatian food and wines.


Zadar - Sali - Kornati NP - Krka NP - Šibenik - Trogir - Split - Bol - Hvar - Korčula - Mljet NP - Dubrovnik

 

Deluxe Cruises Include

• Airport transfers Day 1 & 8
• 7 Nights in A/C ensuite cabin
• Welcome Reception
• 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 1 Dinner (B, L, D)
• 1 Captain's Dinner with live entertainment (D)
• Bottled water, tea & coffee
• Cruise Director
• Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
• Service charges & port taxes
• Headsets
• Porterage


Sightseeing & Entrance

• Zadar - St Donatus Church, St Anastasia Cathedral
• Kornati Islands - National Park
• Krka Waterfalls - National Park
• Split - Diocletian Palace
• Hvar
• Korčula - Cathedral of St Mark
• Mljet - National Park
• Dubrovnik - Rector's Palace, Franciscan Monastery's Pharmacy


Cruise Itinerary

 

Day 1, Saturday: Zadar

You will be transferred from Zadar or Split Airport, or your Zadar hotel to Zadar Port, where embarkation begins from 1200HRS. Meet your fellow travellers and your Cruise Director later at an onboard Welcome Reception & Dinner. (D)

 

Day 2, Sunday:  Zadar - Sali

Historical centre of Zadar is a compact pedestrian zone, perfect to explore on foot. Set out on a walking tour and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from the Turks. You will also see the Port Gate where the Venetian Lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St Donatus, the Roman Forum from the 1st century BC and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St Anastasia. Return to the ship for lunch while we cruise to Sali. Evening is free to explore the town and dine in one of the restaurants on your own. (B, L)

 

Day 3, Monday:  Sali - Kornati NP - Krka NP - Šibenik

Take in the scenic wonderland of two National Parks today. Start in Kornati, home to more than 140 islands, with numerous coves and crystal clear waters. We will make a swim stop if weather permits and lunch will be served onboard while we cruise to Krka National Park and its magnificent waterfalls. Later, transfer to Šibenik by coach, where your ship will be anchored. Your evening is at leisure. (B, L)

Note: Due to the limited capacity of Hvar Port during peak season in July and August, port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad or Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organised to and from Hvar Town.

 

Day 4, Tuesday:  Šibenik - Trogir - Split

Morning swim break, followed by lunch and cruise to the UNESCO listed town of Trogir, arriving in the afternoon. Free time to explore before heading to Split, where guide will take us on a walking tour of the historic inner city with visit to 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. (B, L)

 

Day 5, Wednesday:  Split - Bol - Hvar

Stop in Bol on Brač Island, said to have the best beach in Croatia, Zlatni Rat. This vast, golden, pebble beach is unique, as it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Go for a swim in the clear blue waters before cruising to the Island of Hvar. Enjoy a sightseeing tour including the first public theatre in Europe, older than Shakespeare’s Theatre in the United Kingdom, the Franciscan Monastery and many more historic sights. The evening is free to explore Hvar and to dine on your own at one of the excellent restaurants. (B, L)


Note: Due to the limited capacity of Hvar Port during peak season in July and August, port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad or Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organised to and from Hvar Town.


Day 6, Thursday:  Hvar - Korčula - Mljet

Cruise to Korčula after breakfast, with an early afternoon arrival. Korčula is thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic Baroque Cathedral of St Mark. Continue cruising to the Island of Mljet, where you will enjoy the afternoon tour of Mljet National Park, as you walk around the Big and Small Lake. This lovely island was supposedly a favourite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses. Tonight, enjoy Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment onboard. (B, L, D)

 

Day 7, Friday:  Mljet - Dubrovnik

In the morning, cruise to Dubrovnik, often called "The Pearl of the Adriatic" and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. While in Dubrovnik, take a walking tour of the Old Town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Remainder of the day is free. Perhaps discover this lovely town on your own or enjoy last minute souvenir shopping. (B, L)

 

Day 8, Saturday:  Dubrovnik

Breakfast and disembarkation by 0900HRS. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik Airport. (B)

 

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