Dubrovnik-Dubrovnik │ Cruise │ Il Mare │ From $1,495
Explore and enjoy the beauty of the Dalmatian islands on the Adriatic Elegance, small ship cruise in Croatia on the brand new and modern ship called Mare. M/s Il Mare, a 4* small ship with a maximum capacity of 40 passengers will cruise for the first time in spring on 2017. This cruise will start and end in Dubrovnik and it will visit the islands of Mljet, Korčula, Brač & Hvar. In addition to organized guided tours in each town as noted under the cruise inclusion, there will be enough time for swimming, sun bathing, relaxing on board and for time on your own.
Don’t forget to pack your sun cream, your swimsuit and your good mood! The captain and his team will be at your command. Relax on the sun deck, swim in the clear waters and coves and explore the marvels of the Adriatic Sea. In the evenings, the coastal cities and villages await your discovery of the little hidden restaurants while you stroll through the old quarters.
Day 1: Dubrovnik
Coach transfer from Dubrovnik airport or Dubrovnik hotel to “Gruž ” harbor. Embarkation starts at 1:00 pm. Welcome by your tour guide. Dinner and overnight on-board. In the event of an early arrival, an additional lunch can be booked (with supplement).
Day 2: Dubrovnik/Mljet
Breakfast. 8:00 AM departure for a pleasant trip along the shores of the the Elaphite Islands (Elaphiti) off the coast of Dubrovnik to discover an idyllic setting of steep coastal cliffs. If the weather permits, stop in the bay for a swim. Trip to Mljet, which is located between the island of Korčula and the city of Dubrovnik. This is an island of marvelous natural beauty whose western part of 30 sq km has been classified as a Croatian National Park. Its vegetation is opulent, its woods stretch down to the shores and its fauna is very rich. Lunch on-board. Visit Mljet National Park which covers the wooded western area of the island: there are five types of forests, many species of birds and eagles nests. The park is characterized by two deep bays that are called “lakes” because of their narrow channel (Veliko jezero and Malo Jezero / “Big Lake” and “Small Lake”). A channel connects the small lake with the big lake, on which St. Mary´s Island is situated with its 12th century Benedictine monastery. Many tales entwine around the island of Mljet: One of them says it was the favorite holiday destination of the Greek hero Ulysses! Dinner at your leisure. Back on board and overnight.
Day 3 : Mljet/Hvar
Breakfast. If time permits, stop on the nearby island of Scedro to bathe. Lunch on-board. Continue to Hvar, also known as Lesina or Pharos, and enjoy a guided tour. Hvar is one of the most popular tourist islands of the Adriatic Sea and one of the trendy places frequented by the International Jet Set. The “Croatian Madeira” is also one of the longest islands along the Croatian coast. It has many small coves offering discreet, paradisaical berths. Back on board and overnight either at Hvar or Bra. Dinner at your leisure.
Day 4: Hvar/Split
Breakfast on-board and depart for Split, the capital of Dalmatia. Lunch on-board. On the way to Split and if time permits, stop for a swim. Arriving in Split in the late afternoon and guided tour of the port, the promenade and the Diocletian palace (excluding the catacombs). Inside the historic center of the city, a UNESCO cultural heritage site, nestles a huge Roman palace with its bustling streets, its classical columns and Romanesque bell towers. Dinner at your leisure. Back on board and overnight.
Day 5: Split/Brač
Breakfast and departure for Brač (Pučišća, Makarska or Omiš). Day of swimming and lunch at your leisure. Back on board. Captain’s Dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Brač/Korčula
Breakfast then sail to the island of Korčula in central Dalmatia, which stretches from east to west near the continent. Discover a series of bays and coves along the coast. Visit Korčula with its beautiful nature, cultural traditions and rich history. If time permits, stop on the island of Pelješac to bathe. Lunch on-board. Late afternoon visit the main town of the island Korčula. This is one of the best preserved medieval cities of the Adriatic with its architectural and historical heritage. During the visit, you will discover the picturesque streets and see the Town Hall, St. Mark’s Cathedral in the Gothic style, the museum of All Saints, not to mention the supposed birthplace of Marco Polo (exterior views). Dinner at your leisure. Back on board and overnight.
Day 7: Korčula/Dubrovnik
Breakfast and depart for Dubrovnik. Lunch on-board. In the afternoon guided tour of Dubrovnik, the undisputed pearl of Croatia, whose centre is listed as a Heritage Site by UNESCO. Impressive ramparts surround the medieval city and the Stradun, around which stands a beautiful architectural ensemble that blends the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque. Free time to stroll at your leisure in the city. Dinner at your leisure. Back on board and overnight. Optional evening dinner with traditional Dalmatian music and folklore, including drinks (supplement payable).
Day 8: Dubrovnik
Breakfast, embarkation at 09:00 am. Transfer to Dubrovnik airport or Dubrovnik hotel.
The MS Il Mare is a brand new boat which will be launched in 2017. The boat is 48 m long, 8.6 m wide with a cruising speed of 9 knots. This modern 4* cruiser will offer 20 spacious outside cabins with private bath room, hair dryer and air-conditioning. With a capacity for 40 passengers, the ship will also have free WiFi and satellite TV on the salon deck. A spacious sun deck will allow guests to soak up the Adriatic sunshine and relax with a drink whilst taking in the wonderful scenery that Dalmatian Riviera has to offer.
- 2 cabins DOUBLE (Upper deck)
- 4 cabins DOUBLE (Main deck)
- 4 cabins DOUBLE (Main deck)
- 2 cabins DOUBLE/TRIPLE (1 double bed – access from left and right side, 1 single bed) (Lower Deck)
- 2 cabins TWIN (Lower Deck)
- 6 cabins DOUBLE (Lower Deck)
- Return transfers Dubrovnik airport/hotel to the boat and ground transportation in air-conditioned luxury coach
- Yacht cruise from day 1 to day 8 according to the program
- 7 nights in a double/twin cabin according to the chosen category
- Half-board from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 8: dinner on arrival day, 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches (according to schedule changes, lunch can be replaced by dinner), 1 Captain’s dinner, one drink per meal included
- English speaking tour guide from day 1 to day 8
- Guided tours and entries mentioned in the program
- Guided city tours: Split, Hvar, Korčula, Dubrovnik (1.5 hours walking)
- Entrance fees at the following sights: Mljet: National Park; Split: Diocletian’s Palace (without catacombs)
- Lunch day 1, 5 and 8
- All dinners (except arrival day and captain’s dinner): In the evening the boat will stop at the towns and villages along the coast where you can dine in local restaurants or stroll through the old quarters
- Extras, tips and personal expenses
- Travel insurance
- Anything else not mentioned under inclusion
|START DATE||END DATE||RATE||SALE|
|April 3, 2017||April 10, 2017||$1,695||$1,495|
|April 10, 2017||April 17, 2017||$1,795||$1,595|
|April 17, 2017||April 24, 2017||$1,895||$1,695|
|April 24, 2017||May 1, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|May 1, 2017||May 8, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|May 8, 2017||May 15, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|May 15, 2017||May 22, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|May 22, 2017||May 29, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|May 29, 2017||June 5, 2017||$2,195||CLOSED|
|June 5, 2017||June 12, 2017||$2,195||CLOSED|
|June 12, 2017||June 19, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|June 19, 2017||June 26, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|June 26, 2017||July 3, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|July 3, 2017||July 10, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|July 10, 2017||July 17, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|July 17, 2017||July 24, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|July 24, 2017||July 31, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|July 31, 2017||August 7, 2017||$2,195||$1,995|
|August 7, 2017||August 14, 2017||$2,295||$2,095|
|August 14, 2017||August 21, 2017||$2,295||$2,095|
|August 21, 2017||August 28, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|August 28, 2017||September 4, 2017||$2,095||CLOSED|
|September 4, 2017||September 11, 2017||$2,095||CLOSED|
|September 11, 2017||September 18, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|September 18, 2017||September 25, 2017||$2,095||$1,895|
|September 25, 2017||October 2, 2017||$1,895||$1,695|
|October 2, 2017||October 9, 2017||$1,795||$1,595|
|October 9, 2017||October 16, 2017||$1,695||$1,495|
|October 16, 2017||October 23, 2017||$1,695||$1,495|
CABIN UPGRADE SUPPLEMENTS PER PERSON & DISCOUNTS
- Category A upgrade: $120
- Category A+ upgrade: $260
- June 26 – Aug 15, 2017 – Category A upgrade: $160
- June 26 – Aug 15, 2017 – Category A+ upgrade: $340
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