Island cruising in Croatia
Take a week away from your daily routine to cruise the islands of Croatia
Board the MV Dionis and explore the crystal clear waters and coastline from Dubrovnik to Split.
|Day||Day by Day|
|1||Arrive in Dubrovnik, and head to the harbour to board the MV Dionis for your first evening and meal together.|
|2||After breakfast we set off to the island of Mijet a beautiful, tranquil place. After lunch the afternoon is free to enjoy the seawater lakes in the National Park, visit an old abbey and church, or take a small boat or hire a bike to explore.|
|3||Today starts with an early morning sail to Korčula island best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo, stopping for lunch in one of the secluded bays en route. The Island is packed full of history and monuments to discover along the herringbone pattern streets. You can join our guided walking tour and select from one of the abundant restaurants and bars for those looking for evening entertainment. Overnight in Korčula.|
|4||Setting off towards the island of Hvar, along the way relaxing in the clean, crystal blue sea. Hvar is the longest and sunniest island in Croatia. Its Renaissance cathedral with its original tower and the lovely horseshoe shaped harbour are the main attractions. Hvar town offers plenty of restaurants, bars and cafes often attracting some rather famous visitors in summer.|
|5||Leave Hvar and continue our cruise towards the island of Brač, We arrive in Makarska in the late afternoon. Stroll the waterfront with its wide promenade, a pathway out to a lighthouse and some cool bars. The main square is home to an impressive church and other monuments.|
|6||We leave this magnificent town and continue our cruise towards Split, Croatia’s second large city, a busy university and maritime town and the capital of the Dalmatia region. A city under UNESCO protection, and its historical and cultural monuments are wondrous both to local inhabitants, but also to the many visitors who fall in love with this 1,000 plus year old beauty. There’s the possibility of joining our sightseeing tour of the old town including Diocletian's palace which the Roman emperor had built as his retirement home.|
|7||It's your last day and after an early breakfast and some last minute shopping, before the transfer to the airport and return flight home|
The MV Dionis
With 19 guest cabins across 3 decks the MV Dionis is a comfortable and intimate ship from which to explore the coastline of Croatia.
With free wi-fi, airconditioned dining room with bar area & TV, a sundeck on which to relax and a crew of 6 looking after you, this trip will be the envy of all your friends !
What's Included in your price
- Return flights to Croatia
- Transfers to the harbour
- 6 Nights on the MV Dionis on a full board basis
- Complimentary water, afternoon tea & biscuits.
- Wine & Olive oil tasting onboard
- Guided walking tour of Korcula
- Guided walking tour of Split