Itinerary + Map

Day 1 Dubrovnik
Your cruise commences with a transfer from the airport to your ship. Embarkation is from 14.00hrs. 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 - Korcula
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 onboard, cruise to Mljet for a walking tour through Mljet National Park to see the beautiful Great and Small Lakes. In the late afternoon, continue to Korcula, considered the birthplace of the explorer Marco Polo. After dinner onboard, take a stroll to discover Dalmatia’s ‘Little Dubrovnik.’ (B, L, D)

Day 3 Korcula - Hvar
After breakfast, take a walking tour of Korcula Town with its narrow, cobblestone streets and baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. After setting sail, you will stop for lunch and a swim before your arrival at 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)

Note: Due to the limited capacity of Hvar habour during the peak season of July & August, the ports of Stari Grad or Jelsa (both on Hvar island) maybe substituted as your overnight port with a bus transfer to / from Havr Town included.

Day 4 Hvar – Brac - Split
Today you cruise to Bol on the island of Brac to visit the famous beach at Zlatni Rai (Golden Horn) where you will have lunch and a swim. Then 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 5 Split – Trogir - Sibenik
Leaving Split, cruise along the coast to the nearby coastal town of Trogir, where you will have for some free time to walk around this World Heritage-listed city. Lunch will be served as you continue to Sibenik with a city tour upon arrival. The rest of your evening is free for dinner at one of Sibenik's many restaurants. (B, L)

Day 6 Sibenik - Sali
Cruise this morning to beautiful Krka National Park to admire its lovely waterfalls and cascades. This afternoon, after lunch, depart for Kornati National Park and travel through almost 140 islands of the archipelago. Tonight, enjoy a Captain's Dinner aboard in Sali. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Sali - Zadar
After breakfast, cruise along Croatia’s scenic coastline before arriving in Zadar in the late afternoon. A city tour 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. Overnight in Zadar. (B, L)

Day 8 Zadar – 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, where after check-in to your hotel, you will take a walk along the famous ‘Lungo Mare’ promenade to see the city’s famous villas and other interesting sights. (B, D)

Day 9 Opatija – Istria - Opatija
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 beautiful town of Rovinj where a city tour will show you the tangle of cobbled streets in the old town, 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. This evening is free for you to explore this romantic city. (B, D)

Day 11 Venice
Your walking tour of Venice 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)

  • Arrival Transfer
  • Departure Transfer
  • Cruise Manager
  • Visitor Tax and port fees
  • National Park Fees
  • Daily cabin service
  • Fresh towels and bed linen mid week
  • Luggage handling
  • 8 day cruise in a sea-view cabin
  • 4 nights accommodation in 4 star hotels
  • 11 breakfasts
  • 6 lunches
  • 4 dinners – including Captain’s Dinner with live music, and Farewell dinner in Venice
  • Complimentary bottled water, tea and coffee (cruise only)
  • Guided tours of:
    Dubrovnik
    Hvar
    Korcula
    Kornati National Park
    Krka National Park
    Mljet National Park
    Plitvice National Park
    Postojna
    Pula
    Split
    Venice
    Zadar
    Zagreb
    Including wireless headset

Pricing

Prices are per person in AUD

Date Twin/Double Single Triple
Lower Deck Main Deck Lower Deck Main Deck Lower Deck
12 May 2018
MS Karizma
$3,910 $3,540 $4,160 $3,790 $6,400 $6,030 $6,650 $6,270 $3,540 $3,200 Enquire
02 Jun 2018
MS Karizma
$4,130 $3,730 Sold Out $6,620 $6,220 Sold Out $3,730 $3,370 Enquire
23 Jun 2018
MS Karizma
Sold Out $4,380 $3,980 Sold Out $6,870 $6,470 Sold Out Enquire
21 Jul 2018
MS Karizma
$4,130 $3,730 $4,380 $3,980 $6,620 $6,220 $6,870 $6,470 $3,730 $3,370 Enquire
18 Aug 2018
MS Karizma
$4,130 $3,730 $4,380 $3,980 $6,620 $6,220 $6,870 $6,470 $3,730 $3,370 Enquire
01 Sep 2018
MS Karizma
$4,130 $3,730 $4,380 $3,980 $6,620 $6,220 $6,870 $6,470 $3,730 $3,370 Enquire
13 Oct 2018
MS Karizma
Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Enquire

Ship Information

Boat 1: MS Karizma

  • Launched: 2016
  • Length: 48m
  • Breadth: 9m
  • Speed: 17km/h
  • Crew: 7
  • Passengers: 36
  • Cabins: 18
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Sun deck with deck chairs, 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
Deck Cabin Bedding Size (sqm) Window To Open
Main Deck Standard Double/Twin 14.5-18.5 Window Yes
Lower Deck Standard Double/Twin 14.5-16.5 Porthole No

Amenities

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