Itinerary + Map

Day 1 Zagreb
Your tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure for you t o start your discovery of Croatia’s capital city. (D)

Stay at
Westin Hotel (5 star)

Day 2 Zagreb
This morning your sightseeing tour will take you through the historic Upper Town. See St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is yours to explore the winding streets of the old town at your own pace or perhaps take an optional excursion into the countryside. (B)

Day 3 Zagreb – Plitvice Lakes - Zadar
After breakfast and check-out, journey south for a visit to the magnificent Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder with its 16 terraced lakes surrounded by forested mountains and lush vegetation. A walking tour takes you around several of thelower lakes. Continue on to Zadar and at the port to embark your cruise ship. After settling into your cabin, meet your fellow travellers for a Welcome drink and dinner on board. (B, D)

Day 4 Zadar – Sali
This morning a walking tour of Zadar will introduce you to the historic centre where you will uncover the 16th century walls built by the Venetians, Port Gate, St. Donat’s Church and the 1st century Roman Forum. After lunch, sail to Sali for overnight. (B, L)

Day 5 Sali – Sibenik
Cruise this morning through the entrance to Kornati National Park and travel through almost 140 islands of the archipelago. After lunch continue to the beautiful Krka National Park to admire its lovely waterfalls and cascades before travelling by road to join the ship in Sibenik for overnight. (B, L)

Day 6 Sibenik – Trogir – Split
We cruise this morning towards the coastal town of Trogir where you will have free time to walk around this World Heritage-listed city. In the afternoon continue to Croatia’s second largest city of Split. On arrival, embark on a walking tour of the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, and witness the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage. Your evening in Split is at leisure. (B, L)

Day 7 Split – Bol – Hvar
Today cruise to Bol on the island of Brac to visit the famous beach at Zlatni Rai (Golden Horn) where you will have time for a swim before continuing to the popular island of Hvar. Step ashore for a sightseeing tour of Hvar Town including the oldest public theatre in Europe and Franciscan Monastery. In the evening, dine at one of Hvar’s many seaside restaurants and enjoy its lively nightlife (B, L)

Day 8 Hvar – Korcula – Mljet
After breakfast, depart to Korcula which is considered to be the birthplace of the explorer Marco Polo. On arrival take a walking tour of Korcula Town with its narrow, cobblestone streets and baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Continue cruising to the island of Mljet for overnight. (B, L)

Day 9 Mljet – Dubrovnik
This morning enjoy a walking tour through Mljet National Park to see the beautiful Great and Small Lakes. After lunch, head to Grgich Winery, centre of the famous American wine producer in Trstenik, where you will be able to sample the local wines. In the afternoon arrive to Dubrovnik, considered the pearl of the Adriatic. Join a walking tour of this World Heritage listed city, including visits to Rector’s Palace and the Franciscan Monastery’s pharmacy. (B, L)

Day 10 Dubrovnik
Your Croatia & Adriatic cruise concludes with a transfer to the airport for your onward journey. (B)

Inclusions

  • 8 day cruise in a sea-view cabin
  • 2 nights first class hotel accommodation
  • Half-board meals - breakfast and one main meal daily (cruise only)
  • Captains dinner with live music (including 1 beer, wine or soft drink) (cruise only)
  • Complimentary bottled water, tea and coffee (cruise only)
  • Welcome dinner in Zagreb
  • Guided walking tours: Dubrovnik, Hvar, Korcula, Split & Zadar
  • Sightseeing tours of Mljet NP, Krka NP, Kornati NP, Plitvice NP & Zagreb
  • Services of an experienced Captain, crew and English-speaking Cruise Manager (cruise only)
  • Land tour fully escorted by English-speaking guide
  • Port charges, Tourist taxes and National Park fees
  • Arrival and departure transfers (first and last day only)
  • Free Wi-fi (cruise only)

Pricing

Prices are per person in AUD

Date Twin/Double Single Triple
Lower Deck Main Deck Lower Deck Main Deck Lower Deck
27 Jul 2017
MS Karizma
Sold Out $3,650 Sold Out $6,140 Sold Out Enquire
24 Aug 2017
MS Karizma
Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Enquire
07 Sep 2017
MS Karizma
$3,500 Sold Out $5,990 Sold Out $3,170 Enquire

Ship Information

Ship 1: MS Karizma

Features

  • Sun Deck with deck chairs and sunbeds and ample shade
  • Salon-restaurant
  • Lounge bar and outside seating
  • Large screen LCD TV
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabins
  • Swimming platform
  • Free Wi-fi

Technical Data

  • Launched: 2016
  • Length: 48m
  • Breadth: 9m
  • Speed: 17km/h
  • Crew: 7
  • Passenger: 36
  • Cabins: 18