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Included Features:

  • 7-night cruise from Split to Dubrovnik on board M/Y Prestige in a cabin with private facilities
  • Welcome reception
  • Breakfast daily
  • 6 lunches
  • Captain’s dinner with live entertainment, including wine, beer, and soft drinks
  • Complimentary bottled water, coffee and tea
  • Professional Cruise Manager throughout
  • Luggage handling
  • Whisper technology enhanced touring
  • Service charges and taxes
  • Free Wi-Fi on board (subject to signal)

7 Sightseeing Tours:

  • Split
  • Hvar
  • Vis
  • Korcula island tour with olive oil and wine tasting
  • Korcula city tour
  • Mljet National Park
  • Dubrovnik

Day 1, arrive Split, Saturday

Embarkation begins after 2pm. Get settled in your cabin before attending a Welcome Reception this evening. (WR)

Day 2, Split – Bol – Stari Grad, Sunday

Morning guided walking tour of Split shows us the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, it’s Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. Set sail towards Bol, a small town on Island Brac, for a swim at the Golden Horn. Enjoy the 1740-foot-long golden pebble beach, said to be the best in Croatia. It is unique in that it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Afterwards sail toward the island of Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and a meeting point for the international jet-set. The “Croatian Madeira” is also one of the longest islands stretching along the shores of Croatia. Spend evening and night at Stari Grad, one of the oldest towns in Europe. (B, L)

Day 3, Stari Grad – Hvar – Vis, Monday

Quick sail towards town of Hvar for a sightseeing tour featuring the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery and many more historical sights. Cruise towards Island of Vis. The town Vis, the antique Issa, was founded around 397 B.C. Our walking tour of Vis features the town’s waterfront. Evening at leisure. (B, L)

Day 4, Vis – Vela Luka, Tuesday

After breakfast set sail for Korcula Island, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Our port of call for the day is Vela Luka (the “big harbor”) town, dating back to pre-historic times. After lunch onboard, disembark in Vela Luka and depart for an afternoon ‘Korcula island tour’, featuring the visit of the olive oil factory, Barilo ethno museum and local winery to taste some local wine and cheese. Return to your ship, for evening at leisure. (B, L)

Day 5, Vela Luka – Korcula, Wednesday

There will be some time for swimming before we continue our cruise, heading for Korcula town. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Your evening is free to discover the town and enjoy dinner on your own at one of many local restaurants. (B, L)

Day 6, Korcula – Mljet, Thursday

Today we set sail for Mljet Island. Mljet National Park features five types of forest, many species of birds, and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). This lovely island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! Captain’s dinner with live entertainment aboard our ship tonight. (B, L, D)

Day 7, Mljet – Dubrovnik, Friday

In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, so called “Pearl of the Adriatic”, a UNESCO World Heritage site. While in Dubrovnik, take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Remainder of the day is free; perhaps discover this lovely city on own. (B, L)

Day 8, depart Dubrovnik, Saturday

After breakfast it’s time to bid your crew goodbye as you disembark and continue your journey with a suitcase full of memories. (B)

M/Y Adriatic Prestige

The M/Y Prestige is classified as 5-star and is 160 ft. long, 29.5 ft. wide, with a cruising speed of 10 NM. The ship is new, built in 2015 to new EU Solis standards with full radar and navigation systems. The maximum passenger capacity is 42/44 persons, serviced by a Crew of 7 and an on board English speaking Cruise Manager (8). The spacious cabins feature twin/double beds, private bathrooms with showers and hair dryers, LCD flat screen TV’s, safe deposit boxes, telephones (for on ship communication), efficient closet space and are fully air conditioned. Low deck cabins have portholes. Main deck cabins have small windows, some that open. The ship features an experienced Captain and a vivacious young crew that exudes a laid back ambiance while providing high end personalized service that will satisfy even the most demanding customers!

Ship Details: Built in 2015, 22 cabins, 42/44 passengers, Beam 29.5 feet,Length 160 feet Restaurant,Lounge, Sun Deck and Pool

“Dobro Dosli” – Welcome Aboard!

M/Y Adriatic Queen

The vessel is classified as a deluxe 5* category, and was completely re-built in 2017 with the latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities. It is 115 ft long, 36 ft wide, with a cruising speed of 10 NM. Her maximum capacity is 30 passengers in 15 cabins, all fully air-conditioned, with queen-size (7) or twin beds (8), cupboard, cabinet and window or porthole, bathroom with shower, toilette and wash basin. Cabin sizes vary between 140 sq ft and 172 sq ft. There is free wireless internet access (Wi-Fi)where available. The ship features a fully air-conditioned salon, restaurant with bar and a large LCD TV. The oversized sun deck has a jacuzzi fitting up to 6 people with a sun-shade cover and deck-beds for all passengers. The ship has a rear access platform to the sea as well as ladders for easy access to the water. Electricity on board: 220V. With its unique catamaran style twin hulls, it is currently the only vessel of it size and class that can sail at night the full length of the Adriatic thus enabling more daily stops and visits to more ports of call. A young and enthusiastic crew of 7 + a cruise manager ensure that you will have a trip of a lifetime!

Dobro Dosli – Welcome Aboard!

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