Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 CRUISE: Dubrovnik
Welcome to Dubrovnik - the Pearl of the Adriatic! Your cruise commences with an arrival transfer to your ship. Embarkation is from 14.00hrs followed by an on board welcome dinner.

Meals included: Dinner

DAY 2 CRUISE: Dubrovnik – Slano
Experience Dubrovnik and its walled Old Town on a walking tour with your local guide. See the Rector’s Palace, the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando’s Column and the Sponza Palace, as well as the Franciscan Monastery with its pharmacy which is still operating and one of the oldest in the world. Explore the Old Port - the key to Dubrovnik's trading and maritime success and hear of the legend of St. Blaise, Dubrovnik's Patron Saint. Return to the ship to begin your adventure on the Adriatic Sea. Lunch will be served on board as you cruise to the quaint fisherman's village of Slano. The day ends with dinner and live Klapa music with the Captain offering you the perfect opportunity to get to share stories with new friends.

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

DAY 3 CRUISE: Slano – Mljet – Korcula
A short cruise away is the island of Mljet, Croatia’s greenest island. Much of the island is covered by Mljet National Park which includes two unique salt water lakes and a medieval monastery. Soak in the unspoilt beauty of Mljet and enjoy some free time to swim, cycle, kayak or simply relax before cruising to Korcula. On arrival, join your fellow travellers in a walking tour of this enchanting town known to be the birthplace of famed explorer Marco Polo. Wander through the fishbone-pattern Old Town lined with elegant red-roofed houses and catch a sunset from one of the lively waterside bars.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 4 CRUISE: Korcula – Vis
Stop for a refreshing swim in the warm waters of the Adriatic as you sail to beautiful Vis Island. Be enchanted by peaceful and untouched nature which until the late 80’s was closed to tourism and served as a military zone for the Yugoslav army. Its authenticity is still evident as you explore Vis Town waterfront. The island recently had a starring role as the filming location for Mama Mia 2 with many of the locals participating in the production!

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Please note: The port of call in Vis can be substituted for Komiza because of the limited capacity in the harbour of Vis Town.

DAY 5 CRUISE: Vis – Bisevo – Hvar
This morning, set off for Bisevo Island’s Blue Cave to capture one of the most unique natural phenomena in the world. A highlight Only recently opened to the public, its silvery-blue waters shimmering throughout cave are a must-see! Your cruise continues to Hvar Town, the historical centre of Hvar Island, for a guided walking tour. Stop by the arsenal, which houses one of the first theatres in Europe, and the sprawling Square of St. Stephen, the town’s public and social heart surrounded by the town’s main cathedral.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Please note: The Blue Cave is only accessible with small boats through an entrance just 1.5m high so it is unfortunately sometimes made inaccessible by bad weather and high waves.


DAY 6 CRUISE: Hvar
Begin your day with a tour around the island of Hvar, visiting the ancient port town of Stari Grad and Vrboska to get a glimpse of traditional island life, see its vineyard-covered hills, olive groves and undulating rosemary and lavender fields (seasonal). Feast a tasty peka lunch including wine tasting at a local konoba (traditional tavern) and arrive in the charming town of Jelsa where you will overnight and have the evening at leisure.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

DAY 7 CRUISE: Hvar – Brac – Split
Explore one of the Adriatic’s loveliest islands, Brac and the laid-back town of Bol where you can find the famous Golden Horn beach. Continue on board, where lunch will be served, and then stop for a swim in one of the peaceful and secluded coves before making your way to historic Split. With your local guide, discover the city’s historic centre built around the 4th century Diocletian’s Palace - a wonderful and lively area to enjoy drink and dinner on the last night of your cruise.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

DAY 8 CRUISE: Split – Skradin – Plitvice Lakes National Park

Farewell your captain and crew as you continue your travels by coach north into Croatia’s heartland. Feast on a culinary experience at Bibich Winery where you will taste locally produced wines and regional delicacies as part of a four course menu. Continue to one of Europe's great natural wonders, Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Stay at: Hotel Fenomen or similar
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch


DAY 9 Plitvice – Zagreb
This morning join your local specialist for a guided walking tour through the park where 16 terraced lakes are connected by cascading waterfalls offering breathtaking scenery. Then journey to Croatia’s lively capital Zagreb, and uncover the history of the Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church and Government Palace on a guided walking tour. Tonight, join your fellow travellers for dinner at a local restaurant in town.

Stay at: Hotel Dubrovnik, Westin Zagreb Hotel or similar
Meals included: Breakfast and dinner


DAY 10 Zagreb – Bled – Ljubljana
Continue your tour to neighbouring Slovenia, first stopping by the foothills of the Julian Alps for a tour of Bled. Hop aboard a pletna, a traditional flat-bottomed wooden boat, and take a leisurely cruise along the lake, followed by a visit to the island's church as well as the imposing Bled castle for excellent views of the town. Next, make you way to the remarkable capital city Ljubljana which is a unique gem waiting to be explored. Today you will get to experience a funicular ride to Ljubljana Castle, which sits perched on a hill and overlooking the city.

Stay at: Hotel Occidental or similar
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

DAY 11 Ljubljana – Predjama – Buzet
Discover Slovenia’s capital city further on a guided walking tour which includes the Baroque Old Town, open-air market, Robba's Fountain and the Three Bridges. Afterwards proceed to the fairy-tale Predjama castle, an extraordinary cave castle complex embedded onto the side of a rock. Continue your travels into the romantic hilltop region of Istria, known as the Croatian Tuscany. The landscape of this beautiful area will enchant you with its tranquil, medieval villages nestled on the top of hills, and fertile red soil that yields prized delicacies such as olive oil, wine and truffles. Check into your hotel where dinner will be served.

Stay at: Hotel Vela Vrata or similar
Meals included: Breakfast and dinner

DAY 12 Buzet – Venice
Head to the neighbouring village of Motovun and climb up the winding paths to the top of the city walls for unparalleled views of the valley. Participate in a local age-old tradition and undertake a truffle hunt demonstration accompanied by tastings. Then cross the border into Italy and journey to Venice, one of the world's most iconic cities. This evening, join your newfound friends for a farewell dinner to mark the conclusion of your tour.

Stay at: Best Western Premier Collection Continental or similar
Meals included: Breakfast and dinner


DAY 13 Venice
Our cruise-tour concludes with a departure transfer to the airport of train station.

Meals included: Breakfast

  • Arrival Transfer
  • Departure Transfer
  • Cruise Manager
  • Port fees and tourist taxes
  • National Park Fees
  • Daily cabin service
  • Fresh towels and bed linen mid week
  • Luggage handling
  • 7 night cruise in a sea-view cabin
  • 5 day land tour with air-conditioned coach
  • 5 nights accommodation in central, 4 star and boutique hotels
  • Modern air-conditioned coach for land transportation
  • Hotel porterage
  • Entry fees
  • Gratuities for land touring
    Exclusions: Gratuities for cruising
  • 12 breakfasts
  • 8 lunches (with complimentary beverage during cruise) including an authentic Peka lunch with wine tasting on Hvar island and a gourmet lunch accompanied by Dalmatian wines at a village winery
  • 5 dinners – including Captain’s Dinner
  • Complimentary fresh fruit daily (during cruise)
  • Tea and coffee with meals (during cruise)
  • Guided tours of:
    Dubrovnik
    Hvar
    Korcula
    Split
    Plitvice National Park
    Zagreb
    Ljubljana
    Bled
  • Visit:
    Blue Cave
    Mljet National Park
    Predjama Castle
    Motovun
  • Also included:
    Hvar Island tour followed by a traditional Peka lunch including wine tasting at a family-owned eco farm
    Truffle hunt experience with tastings in Croatia’s truffle capital – Istria
    Pletna boat ride, Bled
    Bibich Winery visit tasting and light tapas lunch

Pricing

Prices are per person in GBP

Date Twin/Double Single
Standard Cabin, Lower Deck Standard Cabin, Main Deck Standard Cabin, Upper Deck Standard Cabin, Lower Deck Standard Cabin, Main Deck Standard Cabin, Upper Deck
15 Jun 2024
MS Suzana
Enquiry £4,580 £4,290 £4,820 £4,530 Sold Out £7,055 £6,475 £7,550 £6,970 Sold Out
07 Sep 2024
MS Suzana
Enquiry Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out
21 Sep 2024
MS Suzana
Enquiry £4,580 Sold Out £5,120 £7,055 Sold Out N/A

Ship Information

Boat 1: MS Suzana

  • Launched: 2020
  • Length: 48 m
  • Breadth: 8.4 m
  • Speed: 16.6km/h
  • Crew: 8
  • Passengers: 40
  • Cabins: 19
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Large sun deck with Jacuzzi and ample sunbeds
  • Lounge bar
  • Modern kitchen and restaurant on board
  • Large LCD TV
  • Swimming platform for easy access to the sea
  • Shaded lounge with tables and comfortable sofas
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
Deck Cabin Bedding Size (sqm) Window To Open
Upper Deck Standard Double 13-14 Window Yes
Main Deck Standard (Stern) Twin/Double 13-14 Window  Yes
Main Deck Standard (Bow) Twin/Double 13-14 Large Porthole  No
Lower Deck Standard Twin/Double/Triple 15 Porthole  No

 

Amenities

  • En-suite
  • Air-conditioning
  • Toiletries
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk
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