PREMIUM CRUISE HOLIDAY: Explore the dazzling Dalmatian coast with its beautiful secluded bays, perfect beaches and charming villages. Stopping at a new island each night, including glamorous Hvar and architecturally-rich Korcula, as well as Dubrovnik and Split. With plenty of time to swim, sunbathe and relax onboard.
Saturday – Welcome to Split. Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred to split harbour where you can embark the ship anytime after 14.00. Over a welcome drink and a snack, meet your Cruise Director and the crew and get acquainted with the rules and safety measures. Your journey begins with a dinner onboard and overnight in Split.
Overnight: Croatia Sailing | Dinner
Split - Sibenik. After Breakfast we take a coach trip to Skradin, a charming town situated on a bay in the Krka River at the entrance to Krka National Park. You'll have some time at leisure here to discover the highlights of the area. Later we head to the small Dalmatian coastal town of Trogir a quaint UNESCO listed town situated on a small island connected to the mainland and the larger island of Ciovo by bridges. Enjoy some free time to explore the town and visit the incredible Cathedral of St Lawrence, arguably one of the best examples of sacral architecture in Croatia. Next, we visit Sibenik, here we enjoy a walking tour through the narrow streets, visiting the Gothic Renaissance Cathedral of St James which is one of the most stunning examples of Gothic-Renaissance architecture and is listed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list.
Overnight: Croatia Sailing | Breakfast, Dinner
Sibenik - Vis. This morning we'll depart Sibenik and head towards the Island of Vis. Arrive at Vis this afternoon, known for its beautiful bays and stunning sandy beaches. Once used as a strategic naval Yugoslav base, it was closed to the public for 40 years, untouched by tourism development. Today visitors can enjoy a place that’s been likened to the “Mediterranean as it once was.” Vis Town and Komiza are the two main towns on the island, and both are typical Dalmatian towns with lovely stone houses and narrow cobble stoned streets. In the restaurants and taverns in Vis Town and Komiza you can try the most delicious, fresh seafood dishes. There's free time to discover this traditional Croatian paradise your way.
Vis - Hvar - Pucisca. We set sail during breakfast this morning heading towards the beautiful island of Hvar. Known for its stunning fields of lavender and rosemary, here you will find stunning coastlines and charming historical towns.. Reaching the town of Hvar, your expert local guide will take you on a tour of the ancient streets. After exploring this mesmerising town, we head towards the Island of Brac, Arriving into Pucisca, you'll enjoy a visit to a stonemasonry school nearby to learn about the centuries old tradition of stonemasonry on this beautiful island.
Pucisca - Korcula. This morning we depart for Korcula, an island abundant with legends and tales, stopping for lunch in a secluded bay en route. This walled town was the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo, and we'll follow in his footsteps with a guided tour of its 'fishbone'-patterned streets. There are plenty of dining choices - Korcula is packed with bars, clubs, and restaurants offering views of the town's incredible sunsets.
Korcula - Mljet - Slano. Today we travel to Mljet. The national park on the island is the home of two salty lakes connected to the sea via a narrow canal. Nature lovers will get a thrill from hiking or cycling here, possibly even kayaking to the small inlet in the center of the lake, charming with its 12th-century Monastery of St. Mary. Enjoy a refreshing dip before setting sail back to the mainland and the small settlement of Slano. In vicinity of Slano, the petite town of Ston claims its fame for many things gourmand: potent wines, ancient salt production and succulent oysters and mussels.
Slano - Dubrovnik. Today we will set sail to Croatia’s southernmost gem and the renowned hotspot, Dubrovnik. Glimpse at its beauty sailing beneath the mighty City Walls, much in the same way its enemies and allies used to, before dropping anchor in the port of Gruž. Dubrovnik’s city walls will transport you back in time to when this was an independent republic which successfully rivaled the Venetian Republic. Enjoy an evening of romance, glitz and glam, as tonight we stay overnight on board in Dubrovnik.
Saturday. Today marks the end of your cruising adventure in Croatia and you are free to leave after breakfast this morning (disembarking by 9am).
Prices & Dates
'Twin Share' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a cabin. 'Single Room' prices are applicable to those who don’t have anyone to share a cabin with or anyone wanting the privacy of their own cabin.
The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.
M/S Providenca, Croatia Sailing
Commissioned in 2014 and completely refurbished in 2018, the MS Providenca is 47m long and 9m wide with 20 air conditioned en suite cabins on the upper, main and lower deck. Cabin furnishings include a cupboard, a cabinet and a window or porthole. All cabins are equipped with power plugs, LCD TV, safe box and hairdryer. Upper deck houses a fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant that sits all guests at the same time with a fully equipped bar and LCD TV. At the rear of the boat you can find a shaded lounge area with club tables and comfortable sofas. Top deck, also called the sun deck offers 145 m2 of space and is equipped with sun chairs and jacuzzi. Complimentary WIFI is available in the salon and in the rear part of the boat
M/S Liberty , Croatia Sailing
M/S Liberty was commissioned in 2011, salon / restaurant and all decks refurbished in 2019, cabins refurbished in 2021/2022. The boat is 45 m long, 9 m wide with a cruising speed of 9 knots. Her capacity is 40 persons. She has 20 ensuite cabins on the main and lower deck, and all are fully air-conditioned. Cabin furnishings include a cupboard, a cabinet and a window or a porthole. All cabins are equipped with power plugs, LCD TV, safe box and hairdryer. Bathrooms are fully equipped. Upper deck houses a fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant that sits all guests at the same time with a fully equipped bar and LCD TV. At the rear of the boat you can find a shaded lounge area with club tables and comfortable sofas. Top deck, also called the 'sun deck' offers 145 m2 of space and is equipped with sun tanning chairs, and jacuzzi also WIFI is available free of charge in the salon and in the rear part of the boat.