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Croatia & The Adriatic Sea

11 Days from Zagreb, Plitvice, Split, Brac, Makarska, Korcula, Dubrovnik, Mljet and Hvar back to Split
MS Afrodita or MS Eden

 

Day 1, (Wed) arrive Zagreb 

Welcome to Zagreb! You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Then the day is at leisure to get settled in or begin exploring. Later, gather for a Welcome Dinner with your traveling companions. (D) 

Day 2, (Thu) in Zagreb 

On a morning sightseeing tour, see the historic Upper Town, St. Mark's Church, St. Catherine's Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the city on your own, browse through the boutiques, relax in a tavern, or take an optional excursion to see the countryside. (B) 

Day 3, (Fri) Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes and Split 

Head to spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Have your camera at the ready as you take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder with 16 terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation. After your visit, continue to the port city of Split. Your evening is free to begin exploring on your own. (B) 

Day 4, (Sat) in Split 

Today begins with a walking tour of the historic inner city, built around Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Then on to see the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle and Cathedral of St. Duje. There's some time free before you embark on your comfortable cruiser this afternoon. Get settled into your cabin and stroll along the Sun Deck. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Dinner on board with your fellow "sailors." (B,D) 

Day 5, (Sun) sail to Brac and Makarska 

Sail to Brac Island, the largest of the Dalmatian Islands. Relax and perhaps go for a swim. Lunch is served on board, then later sail to Makarska on the mainland. Your evening is free in town to enjoy the pleasant seafront promenade with its cafes and taverns. (B,L) 

Day 6, (Mon) Makarska - Korcula 

Set sail for Korcula Island, with a stop en route for swimming in the blue waters of the Adriatic. Late this afternoon, arrived on Korcula, the acclaimed birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. The evening is free to explore the town and dine on your own. (B,L) 

Day 7, (Tue) Korcula - Dubrovnik 

Another delightful morning of relaxation, swimming, and cruising. In the afternoon, arrive in Dubrovnik, the "Pearl of Adriatic" and a UNESCO World Heritage site. The balance of your day is free to explore the city, browse in the shops, and then enjoy the vibrant nightlife. (B,L) 

Day 8, (Wed) Dubrovnik - Mljet National Park 

Set sail for Mljet Island, with a swimming stop en route. Arriving at Mljet National Park, there's time to walk along the two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). Your evening is free in town. (B,L) 

Day 9, (Thu) Mljet National Park - Hvar 

As you cruise to Hvar, stop for a swim in one of the secluded coves of the Peljesac Peninsula (weather permitting). This afternoon, dock in the town of Hvar. With a unique cultural and historical heritage, a pleasant climate with lots of sunshine, natural beauty, excellent culinary experiences, and recreational opportunities, Hvar is a wonderful island to visit. Your time is free to find your own favorites on this little gem. (B,L) 

Day 10, (Fri) Hvar - Split 

As you cruise, take a swimming break in Milna on Brac Island. Later, arrive in Split. Your evening is free to relax or explore the town and its excellent restaurants. (B,L) 

Day 11, (Sat) depart Split 

Disembark after breakfast. You will be transferred to Split's airport for your flight home. (B) 

 

Departure Dates and Rates

Start date

End date

Double Occpancy (Per Person USD)

Single Occupancy (USD)

29-Apr-15

9-May-15

$2,249

$3,053

13-May-15

23-May-15

$2,249

$3,053

27-May-15

6-Jun-15

$2,358

$3,194

10-Jun-15

20-Jun-15

$2,358

$3,194

26-Aug-15

5-Sep-15

$2,358

$3,194

9-Sep-15

19-Sep-15

$2,249

$3,053

Supplemental Upper and Main Decks Cabins: $108
Reduction for a 3rd adult sharing TRPL cabin: $283 per 3rd person
Reduction for a child under 12 sharing TRPL cabin as 3rd: $419 per child

Included Features

  • First class hotels, rooms with private facilities
  • 7 night cruise from Split back to Split on board M/S Afrodita or M/S Eden in cabin with private shower/toilet
  • Airport transfers
  • Breakfast daily, 6 lunches and 2 dinners
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Professional Tour director for land only
  • Luggage handling
  • Headsets will be provided for included sightseeing tours
  • Service charges and hotel taxes

Sightseeing

  • Zagreb
  • Plitvice
  • Split

Hotels

  • Zagreb, Westin
  • Split, Atrium or Split, President

Not included:

  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses