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MS Karizma

Adriatic Cruise From Zadar to Dubrovnik
8 days from Zadar, Trogir, Split, Hvar, Korcula, Mljet, and Dubrovnik
Aboard the MS Aloha or MS
Karizma Cruise Code K210ZD


Day 1, (Sat) arrive Zadar  

You will be transferred from the airport or Zadar hotel to the port for embarkation. Get settled, and later join your fellow "sailors" for a Welcome Reception and Dinner. (D) 

Day 2, (Sun) Zadar - Sali 

Zadar's historical center is a compact pedestrian zone, perfect to explore on foot. Set out on a walking tour and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from the Turks. You will also see the 16th century Port Gate where the Venetian lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St. Donat, the Roman Forum (1st century BC) and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Returning to the boat, enjoy lunch as you sail to Sali. Explore the town tonight, and have dinner on your own in one of the restaurants. (B,L) 

Day 3, (Mon) Sali - Sibenik 

Take in the scenic wonderlands of two National Parks today. Start in Kornati, home to more than 140 islands with numerous coves and crystal clear waters. Stop for a swim during your lunchtime cruise. Next up is Krka, with its magnificent waterfalls. After your visit here, coach to Sibenik where your boat is anchored. Your evening is at leisure in town. (B,L) 

Day 4, (Tue) Sibenik - Trogir - Split 

Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Continue sailing through lunch, arriving this afternoon in the UNESCO-listed city of Trogir. There's time on your own before heading to Split. Here, a walking tour of the historic inner city takes you to the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace , a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. (B,L) 

Day 5, (Wed) Split - Bol - Hvar 

Stop in Bol on Brac Island, said to have the best beach in Croatia, the Golden Horn. This vast, golden pebble beach is unique, as it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Go for a swim in the clear blue waters before sailing to the island of Hvar. Enjoy a sightseeing tour including the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare's theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historic sights. The evening is free to explore Hvar and to dine on your own at one of the excellent restaurants. (B,L)  

Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar harbor (during peak season in July and August) port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad/Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organized to and from Hvar. 

Day 6, (Thu) Hvar - Korcula - Mljet 

After breakfast set sail for Korcula, with an early afternoon arrival. Korcula is thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Continue sailing to the island of Mljet, where yo will enjoy the afternoon tour of Mljet Nationak Park, as you walk around the Great and Small Lakes. This lovely island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for Greek hero Ulysses! Tonight, enjoy captain's dinner with live entertainment on board your ship. (B,L,D) 

Day 7, (Fri) Mljet - Dubrovnik 

In the morning set sail to Dubrovnik, so called "Pearl of 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 or enjoy last minute souvenir shopping. (B,L) 

Day 8, (Sat) depart Dubrovnik 

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

 

2017 Departure Dates and Rates(USD/ Per Person Sharing a Cabin)
Cruise Code K210ZD 

K210 

2018 Departure Dates and Rates(USD/ Per Person Sharing a Cabin)
Cruise Code K210ZD 

K210ZD dates & pricing

Included Features

  • 7-night cruise from Zadar on board the M/S Princess Aloha or M/S Karizma in a cabin with private facilities
  • Arrival transfer from Zadar or Split airport/hotel
  • Departure transfer to Dubrovnik airport/hotel
  • Welcome Reception
  • Breakfast daily
  • 6 lunches and 1 dinner
  • 1 Captain's dinner with live entertainment, inlcuding wine, beer and soft drinks
  • Complimentary bottled water, coffee and tea
  • Professional Cruise Manager
  • Luggage handling
  • Headsets for included sightseeing tours
  • Service charges and taxes
  • Free Wi-Fi on board

Sightseeing

  • Zadar
  • Kornat National Park
  • Krka National Park
  • Split
  • Hvar
  • Korcula
  • Mljet National Park
  • Dubrovnik

Not included:

  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses