A guided morning walking tour leads you through the Split's UNESCO-protected, Roman, Renaissance and Gothic inner city. Set sail in the afternoon for Bol, a small town on island of Brac and swim at the Golden Horn. Enjoy the 1,740-foot golden pebble beach which changes shape and position with the wind. Afterwards, head to Hvar, one of the Adriatic's most popular islands and a meeting point for the international jet-set. Spend the evening and night at Stari Grad, one of the oldest towns in Europe.
Sail to the town of Hvar for a sightseeing tour featuring the first public theatre in Europe, the Franciscan Monastery and many more historical sights. Cruise towards the island of Vis and its ancient colony of Issa, founded around 397 B.C. After exploring the waterfront, the evening is at leisure.
After breakfast, set sail for Korcula, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Our port of call is the town of Vela Luka, the “big harbour”, dating back to pre-historic times. After lunch on-board, disembark and set off on an afternoon tour of the island. Visit an olive oil factory and a local winery to taste some local wine and cheese. Return to your ship for the evening at leisure.
Day 5: Walking Tour of Korcula Town
Go for a quick swim before continue the cruise to Korcula town. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic Baroque Cathedral of Saint Mark. Your evening is free to discover the town and enjoy dinner on your own in one of the many local restaurants.
Today, set sail for Mljet Island. Its National Park features five types of forest, many species of birds and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero and Malo Jezero. This lovely island was supposedly a favourite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! A captain’s dinner provides live entertainment aboard the ship tonight.
In the morning, sail to UNESCO-protected Dubrovnik, the so called “Pearl of the Adriatic”. Take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Rest of the day is free to discover this lovely city on your own.
Day 8: Departure
After breakfast, time to disembark. You will be transferred to the airport or your hotel.
Approx. £1,930 / 8 days
Excluding international flights
Price per person
Included in price:
Seven-night cruise from Split to Dubrovnik on board in a cabin with private facilities
Arrival transfer from the airport or hotel in Split
Departure transfer to the airport or hotel in Dubrovnik
Six lunches and a dinner
Captain’s dinner with live entertainment, including drinks