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Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships)

Explore stunning Dalmatian islands and coastline. Spend your mornings admiring the spectacular scenery, enjoying swimming in crystal clear Adriatic sea and your afternoons and evenings exploring old historical towns or having fun till morning hours.

Please Note: Shorter, 6 day itinerary is available. Please contact us for more details.
14 April, 2018 to 21 April, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 14 April, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 559 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
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Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
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21 April, 2018 to 28 April, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 21 April, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 559 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
28 April, 2018 to 05 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 28 April, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 559 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
05 May, 2018 to 12 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 05 May, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 699 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
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Upper/Main Deck £ 739 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
12 May, 2018 to 19 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 12 May, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 699 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 739 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
02 June, 2018 to 09 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 02 June, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 735 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 805 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
09 June, 2018 to 16 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 09 June, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 735 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 805 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
30 June, 2018 to 07 July, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 30 June, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 925 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 995 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
07 July, 2018 to 14 July, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 07 July, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 925 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 995 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
14 July, 2018 to 21 July, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 14 July, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 925 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 995 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
21 July, 2018 to 28 July, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 21 July, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 925 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 995 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
28 July, 2018 to 04 August, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 28 July, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 805 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 865 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
04 August, 2018 to 11 August, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 04 August, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 925 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 995 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
11 August, 2018 to 18 August, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 11 August, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 925 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 995 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
18 August, 2018 to 25 August, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 18 August, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 899 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 959 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
25 August, 2018 to 01 September, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 25 August, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 899 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 959 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
06 October, 2018 to 13 October, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 06 October, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 559 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
13 October, 2018 to 20 October, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships), departing on 13 October, 2018

Prices quoted here are often dependent on currency fluctuations. Please check with (01432 507450 or info@small-cruise-ships.com) for the very latest price, which may well be cheaper than the one advertised here.

Lower Deck £ 559 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port taxes 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo

Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships) itinerary:

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Day 1 - ​Saturday SPLIT - MAKARSKA
Departure from Split harbour towards Makarska at 13:00h. Cruise along the Dalmatian coast whilst enjoying your lunch. Afternoon swim at one of the wonderful beaches. From there, those feeling adventurous can join our optional river rafting excursion or zipline on the Cetina river and meet up with the ship in Makarska in the evening. Overnight in the port of Makarska where strolling along the streets, you will come across numerous churches and other architectural and cultural sites.
Day 2 - Sunday MAKARSKA - MLJET
Early morning departure towards Mljet with a stop on the Pelješac peninsula for a refreshing swim. Afternoon visit to salt lakes in Mljet National Park to enjoy the sun, sea and tranquility of this peaceful island. In the middle of the large lake, inside the National park, you can visit the monastery and church on St. Mary isle or just rent a bike (optional) and cycle around these stunning lakes. Overnight in port Polača/Pomena.
Day 3 - Monday MLJET - DUBROVNIK
After breakfast depart for Dubrovnik, the highlight of this cruise. Enjoy the nature along the way towards “the heaven on earth” – according to the famous writer George Bernard Shaw. Arrive to Dubrovnik in the afternoon when you can explore on your own or join our guided tour of the city followed by an optional cable car ride up to Srđ mountain for spectacular views of the old town. Take a walk through STRADUN – both a street and a square, a promenade inside the city walls. We also recommend a walk on top of the 1,940 m long city walls! Overnight in the port of this magical town.
Day 4 - Tuesday DUBROVNIK - ŠIPAN/TRSTENIK
Morning is free to explore Dubrovnik. Discover the beauty of history through numerous monuments, little streets, churches… Around noon we leave this magnificent town and continue our cruise towards Šipan island or small town of Trstenik on the Pelješac peninsula, where we will swim in the afternoon and spend the night. Possibility of visiting a local winery.
Day 5 - Wednesday ŠIPAN/TRSTENIK - KORČULA
After breakfast depart for island Korčula, the birthplace of famous explorer MARCO POLO. Lunch on board in bay near the town of Korčula. Afternoon arrival where we overnight in port. Surrounded by ancient walls and fortified bastions Korčula’s old town is very well preserved with its layout and structure dating back to 13th century. Optional sightseeing of Korčula and wine and appetizers tasting at a local winery before dinning in one of the numerous seafront restaurants or konobas on your own.
Day 6 - Thursday KORČULA - HVAR
Early departure towards the Pakleni Islands for lunch and a swim stop followed by optional afternoon sightseeing of Hvar, the longest island in the Adriatic. Here we can find the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower as well as the oldest community theatre in Europe founded here in 1612. Hvar offers abundant entertainment, excellent restaurants, bars and cafes that are open long into the night. Overnight in Hvar.
Day 7 - Friday HVAR (Bol) - SPLIT
Our next stop is Brač island. Swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol (the Golden Horn - its gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape). Bol is a typical fishermen’s village converted into a popular tourist destination. After lunch we will start our journey back to Split where the last overnight is planned. A swim break is planned on route in one of the many bays on Brač island. Enjoy the view of Split Riviera. Possibility to join our guided tour of Split, a monumental city under UNESCO protection that belongs not only to Croatians, but also to you, as it is a part of the world heritage. Here we find an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the Diocletian palace.
Day 8 - Saturday SPLIT
Early breakfast and time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends.
Please Note:
Itineraries are subject to change.

Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships) reverse itinerary:

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Please Note: *
Itineraries are subject to change.
Day 8 - Saturday SPLIT *
Early breakfast and time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends.
Day 7 - Friday HVAR (Bol) - SPLIT *
Our next stop is Brač island. Swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol (the Golden Horn - its gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape). Bol is a typical fishermen’s village converted into a popular tourist destination. After lunch we will start our journey back to Split where the last overnight is planned. A swim break is planned on route in one of the many bays on Brač island. Enjoy the view of Split Riviera. Possibility to join our guided tour of Split, a monumental city under UNESCO protection that belongs not only to Croatians, but also to you, as it is a part of the world heritage. Here we find an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the Diocletian palace.
Day 6 - Thursday KORČULA - HVAR *
Early departure towards the Pakleni Islands for lunch and a swim stop followed by optional afternoon sightseeing of Hvar, the longest island in the Adriatic. Here we can find the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower as well as the oldest community theatre in Europe founded here in 1612. Hvar offers abundant entertainment, excellent restaurants, bars and cafes that are open long into the night. Overnight in Hvar.
Day 5 - Wednesday ŠIPAN/TRSTENIK - KORČULA *
After breakfast depart for island Korčula, the birthplace of famous explorer MARCO POLO. Lunch on board in bay near the town of Korčula. Afternoon arrival where we overnight in port. Surrounded by ancient walls and fortified bastions Korčula’s old town is very well preserved with its layout and structure dating back to 13th century. Optional sightseeing of Korčula and wine and appetizers tasting at a local winery before dinning in one of the numerous seafront restaurants or konobas on your own.
Day 4 - Tuesday DUBROVNIK - ŠIPAN/TRSTENIK *
Morning is free to explore Dubrovnik. Discover the beauty of history through numerous monuments, little streets, churches… Around noon we leave this magnificent town and continue our cruise towards Šipan island or small town of Trstenik on the Pelješac peninsula, where we will swim in the afternoon and spend the night. Possibility of visiting a local winery.
Day 3 - Monday MLJET - DUBROVNIK *
After breakfast depart for Dubrovnik, the highlight of this cruise. Enjoy the nature along the way towards “the heaven on earth” – according to the famous writer George Bernard Shaw. Arrive to Dubrovnik in the afternoon when you can explore on your own or join our guided tour of the city followed by an optional cable car ride up to Srđ mountain for spectacular views of the old town. Take a walk through STRADUN – both a street and a square, a promenade inside the city walls. We also recommend a walk on top of the 1,940 m long city walls! Overnight in the port of this magical town.
Day 2 - Sunday MAKARSKA - MLJET *
Early morning departure towards Mljet with a stop on the Pelješac peninsula for a refreshing swim. Afternoon visit to salt lakes in Mljet National Park to enjoy the sun, sea and tranquility of this peaceful island. In the middle of the large lake, inside the National park, you can visit the monastery and church on St. Mary isle or just rent a bike (optional) and cycle around these stunning lakes. Overnight in port Polača/Pomena.
Day 1 - ​Saturday SPLIT - MAKARSKA *
Departure from Split harbour towards Makarska at 13:00h. Cruise along the Dalmatian coast whilst enjoying your lunch. Afternoon swim at one of the wonderful beaches. From there, those feeling adventurous can join our optional river rafting excursion or zipline on the Cetina river and meet up with the ship in Makarska in the evening. Overnight in the port of Makarska where strolling along the streets, you will come across numerous churches and other architectural and cultural sites.
* = Indicative
Map for Southern Explorer (Premium Superior Ships)

Croatian Premium Superior Ships

Vessel Type: Small Ship

Lenght: from 38 meters to 41 meters

Passenger Capacity: 32 to 42

Premium superior vessels are recently built mini deluxe vessels featuring similar comfort, but are smaller in size – 38 to 41m in length. Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box. Included services: buffet breakfasts, three course lunches, Captain’s dinner, English speaking tour manager on board, three guided tours, daily cabin service, mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen, luggage handling.

Spalato

Lenght - 36.7m, Width - 7.6m, Built in 2011/2012. Boat is equipped with swim platform (stairs leading from sitting area at the backof the boat on main deck).

Amalia

Length - 37.4m, Width - 8.2m, Built in 2013. All cabins are airconditioned.

Seagull

Length - 35m, Width - 7m, Built in 1983, refurbushed in 2014.

Majestic

Length - 37m, Width - 7.6m

Moonlight

Length - 37.4m, Width - 8.2m, built in 2017. All cabins are airconditioned.

Dream

Length - 40.1m, Width - 8m, built in 2017. TOP DECK - total 1 cabin (double/twin beds). MAIN DECK - total 11 cabins (2 cabins with double bed, 8 cabins with doble/twin beds, 1 cabin can be triple) + 1 additional cabin available for guide only. UNDER DECK- total 8 cabins (with doble/twin beds)

Lupus Mare

Length - 42.5m, Width - 8.9m, built in 2011.

Pictures shown below are from various ships in fleet, actual layout of cabins and ship may differ.

Please Note: the deckplan below is an example only and may vary from your ship.

• Swimming at secluded beaches

• Dubrovnik

• Hvar

• National park Mljet

• Optional Zip line over Cetina river canyon

• Optional wine tasting in Korčula
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