These Deluxe Superior cruises offer new routes using a standard of ship and comfort not previously offered in Croatia. Slightly larger and built with high quality materials of solid wood as well as marble and stainless steel; all vessels, superbly designed with en suite cabins. These spectacular cruises should ensure a memorable holiday.
Today you will board your cruise vessel and head to Rab, the old town that is encircled by medieval walls. A city tour follows with a Rab cake demonstration and tasting before returning for your overnight ONBOARD. (L)
Day 2Rab – Zadar
Today, you will head to Zadar the oldest University town in Croatia, well-known for its historical heritage. It is here you will see the old town which has over 30 churches, many palaces and villas, as well as the famous Sea Organs and “Greeting of the Sun” light installation, both located at the city’s waterfront. After a guided city tour, you will be taken for a Maraschino liquor tasting.
(B, L, T).
Day 3Zadar – Krka Waterfalls – Sibenik
Today you will cruise towards Skradin, where, on arrival, you will be taken by coach to Bibich winery for a wine tasting and light tapas lunch. After returning to Skradin, you will be taken on a walk through the Krka Waterfalls National Park, with a visit to “Skradiniski Buk”. In the afternoon, you will visit Sibenik, where there is time to explore the local historical and cultural monuments. Dinner and overnight ONBOARD (B, L, D, T)
Day 4Sibenik – Split
Today you will cruise to Split, where on arrival, you will be taken on a guided walk through the bustling old town centre and market. Overnight ONBOARD. (B, L)
Day 5Split – Metkovic
This morning, you will cruise to Metkovic, situated on the banks of the great river, Neretva. This will be followed by a barge cruise to explore the local scenery. You will visit the archaeological museum, Narona, exhibiting the remains of a Roman temple, before heading back to the vessel for the Captain’s Dinner. Overnight ONBOARD. (B, L, D)
Day 6Metkovic – Korcula
Today, you will head to Korcula, the birthplace of the famous explorer, Marco Polo, surrounded by medieval walls, Korcula resembles a miniature Dubrovnik. You will have time to stroll through the tiny streets of the old town, with a guide, before enjoying the restaurants, bars and night clubs at your leisure. Overnight ONBOARD. (B, L)
Day 7Korcula – Dubrovnik
This morning you will be able to see some magnificent views en route to Dubrovnik, described by George Bernard Shaw as “the heaven on earth”. Before landing, you will cruise along the city walls, while lunch is served on board. After docking, you will be taken on a guided walking tour of the town, before taking the cable car to Srd mountain for scenic views of the area. Overnight ONBOARD. (B)
Day 8Depart Dubrovnik
After breakfast, you will disembark, which will be the end of the cruise. (B)