Itinerary + Map

Day 1 Dubrovnik
Your cruise commences with a transfer from the airport to your ship. Embarkation is from 1.00pm. After settling in to your cabin, meet your fellow passengers and cruise manager for a welcome drink, and then venture out to explore the walled, medieval city of Dubrovnik.

Day 2 Dubrovnik - Mljet
This morning, join a walking tour of this World Heritage listed city, including visits to Rector’s Palace and the Franciscan Monastery’s pharmacy. After lunch on board, cruise to Mljet for a walking tour through Mljet National Park to see the beautiful Great and Small Lakes. Evening at leisure. (B, L)

Day 3 Mljet - Korcula
Enjoy a spectacular scenery before continuing cruising to Korcula, considered the birthplace of the explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour of Korcula Town with its narrow, cobblestone streets and baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. (B, L)

Day 4 Korcula – Vela Luka
This morning sail along the beautiful island of Korcula, including time for swimming. After lunch on board, disembark in Vela Luka and depart for an afternoon 'Korcula Island tour' including a visit to the Olive Oil factory, Barilo Ethno Museum and the local winery to taste some local wine and cheese. Return to your ship and spend the evening at leisure. (B, L)

Day 5 Vela Luka – Vis
This morning cruise towards the island of Vis and visit its town which was founded around 397 B.C. Your tour of Vis features the town's waterfront. Evening at leisure. (B, L)

Day 6 Vis - Hvar - Stari Grad
This morning sail towards Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and a meeting point for the international jetset. Enjoy a sightseeing tour featuring the first public theatre in Europe, the Franciscan Monastery and many more historical sights. Overnight in Stari Grad, this evening enjoy a Captain’s dinner with live entertainment aboard your ship. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Stari Grad – Bol - Split
This morning sail to Bol, a small town on Brac island, here you can swim at the Golden Horn and enjoy the long golden pebble beach, said to be the best in Croatia. After lunch on board continue sailing to Split, a walking tour shows you the historic inner city built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace. See the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, it's Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. Your evening is free in Split (B, L)

Day 8 Split – Plitvice Lakes - Opatija
Disembark your cruise ship after breakfast, bidding your crew farewell, before travelling north by coach to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. The park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and you will take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder with its 16 terraced lakes surrounded by wooded mountains and lush vegetation. After your tour continue to Opatija for check-in and dinner at your hotel. (B, D)
Stay at: Hotel GH Adriatic (4 star)

Day 9 Pula – Rovinj
Today, head to Pula and take an orientation tour of this strategic port and also visit the Roman amphitheatre, the sixth largest of its kind still in existence. Continue to the beautiful resort of Rovinj. Spend free time exploring Rovinj’s town and its narrow lanes before returning to Opatija. (B)

Day 10 Opatija – Postojna - Venice
After breakfast, travel into Slovenia and visit the unique and beautiful Postojna Caves, one of the largest cave systems in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train, before driving to Venice, idyllically set on 119 islands. Dinner and overnight at your hotel, with the evening free for you to explore this romantic city. (B)
Stay at: Hotel Carlton on the Grand Canal (4 star)

Day 11 Venice
Begin exploring Venice with a boat ride to the Murano island, famous for its artistic glassware. Visit the Glass Blowing factory where you will watch a demonstration of traditional Venetian glass blowing by master craftsmen. Your walking tour begins in St. Mark’s Square, visiting St. Mark’s Basilica and the Doge’s Palace. View the Bell Tower and Bridge of Sighs before visiting a glassblowing factory for a demonstration of this traditional Venetian art. The rest of the day is free to discover Venice at your own pace, shop, or perhaps take an optional gondola ride. Later, join your travel companions for a Farewell Dinner. (B, D)

Day 12 Venice
Your tour concludes with a departure transfer for your onward journey. (B)


Inclusions

  • 8 day cruise in a sea-view cabin
  • 4 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)
  • Farewell dinner in Venice
  • Guided walking tours: Dubrovnik, Korcula, Vis, Hvar & Split
  • Sightseeing tours of Mljet NP, Plitvice National Park, Pula, Postojna Caves & Venice
  • 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 Main Deck
19 Aug 2017
MS Prestige
$4,910 Sold Out $7,700 Sold Out Sold Out Enquire
23 Sep 2017
MS Prestige
Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Enquire
07 Oct 2017
MS Prestige
$4,710 $4,970 $7,510 $7,770 $4,490 Enquire

Ship Information

Ship 1: MS Prestige

Features

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

Technical Data

  • Launched: 2013
  • Length: 47m
  • Breadth: 9m
  • Speed: 19km/h
  • Passenger: 38
  • Cabins: 20