Adriatic Explorer: Opatija - Dubrovnik (Deluxe Superior Ships)

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Highlights

• Swimming at secluded beaches • Rab belltowers • Zadar Sea Organs & Greeting To The Sun installation • Cruising on river Krka & visit to Krka waterfalls • Dioceltian's palace in Split • Spectacular lunch cruise along the old town city walls of Dubrovnik

Capacity: 38
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Small ship cruises along the charming Croatian coastline and islands on newly built and lavishly designed, fully air-conditioned deluxe vessel Futura with spacious en-suite cabins. One way itinerary from Opatija to Dubrovnik includes exciting gastronomic and sightseeing experiences with guaranteed departures (24th June and 19th August) and visits to Opatija, Rab, Zadar, Šibenik, Split, Metković, Korčula and Dubrovnik.

• Swimming at secluded beaches • Rab belltowers • Zadar Sea Organs & Greeting To The Sun installation • Cruising on river Krka & visit to Krka waterfalls • Dioceltian's palace in Split • Spectacular lunch cruise along the old town city walls of Dubrovnik

29 September, 2021 to 06 October, 2021
Prices

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
£ 1513 GBP pp
Lower Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Lower Deck (Deluxe Superior Ship)
£ 1602 GBP pp
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Main/upper Deck
£ 1780 GBP pp
Main/upper Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Main Deck (Deluxe Superior Ship)
£ 1869 GBP pp
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck) (Deluxe Superior Ship)
£ 2047 GBP pp
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
13 October, 2021 to 20 October, 2021
Prices

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
£ 1335 GBP pp
Lower Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Lower Deck (Deluxe Superior Ship)
£ 1424 GBP pp
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Main/upper Deck
£ 1602 GBP pp
Main/upper Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Main Deck (Deluxe Superior Ship)
£ 1691 GBP pp
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck) (Deluxe Superior Ship)
£ 1869 GBP pp
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
31 August, 2022 to 07 September, 2022
Prices

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.

Deluxe Lower Deck
£ 1695 GBP pp
Deluxe Lower Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Deluxe Main/upper Deck
£ 1959 GBP pp
Deluxe Main/upper Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Deluxe superior VIP Cabin (upper/Main Deck)
£ 2225 GBP pp
Deluxe superior VIP Cabin (upper/Main Deck)
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
14 September, 2022 to 21 September, 2022
Prices

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.

Deluxe Lower Deck
£ 1695 GBP pp
Deluxe Lower Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Deluxe Main/upper Deck
£ 1959 GBP pp
Deluxe Main/upper Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
VIP Cabin (upper/Main Deck)
£ 2225 GBP pp
VIP Cabin (upper/Main Deck)
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
28 September, 2022 to 05 October, 2022
Prices

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.

Deluxe Lower Deck
£ 1515 GBP pp
Deluxe Lower Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Deluxe Main/upper Deck
£ 1785 GBP pp
Deluxe Main/upper Deck
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
Deluxe Superior VIP Cabin (upper/Main Deck)
£ 2049 GBP pp
Deluxe Superior VIP Cabin (upper/Main Deck)
Air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc.
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DAY 1 SATURDAY OPATIJA – RAB (L)
Departure at 13h towards Rab, the “island of love”. Sightseeing of the old town, encircled by medieval walls, Romanesque church towers, churches, palaces, stone streets and ancient facades. Enjoy the “gallery” on the streets and squares where many painters and artists exhibit their works. Guided city tour followed by Rab cake demonstration and tasting, as according to the legend, the recipe for Rab cake was created by nuns in the monastery when catering to the visiting Pope.
DAY 2 SUNDAY RAB – ZADAR (B, L, T)
After breakfast we proceed to Zadar, the oldest university town in Croatia, well known for its rich historical heritage, visible on every step: the Roman Forum from the 1st century, St Donat church from the 9th century - the most famous medieval basilica and the symbol of the city, mighty city walls with a bow and a representative city gate from 16th century, the Museum of ancient glass, over 30 churches in the old town, many palaces and villas, as well as the famous Sea Organs and “Greeting to the Sun” light installation, both located on the city's waterfront from where the magnificent sunset can be experienced. Guided city tour followed by Maraschino liquor tasting.
DAY 3 MONDAY ZADAR – NP KRKA WATERFALLS – ŠIBENIK (B, T, D)
Cruise towards Skradin from where a coach takes us to the famous Bibich winery for wine tasting and light tapas lunch. On return to Skradin take a walk through the Krka Waterfalls National Park and visit “Skradinski Buk”, the most popular part of the waterfall area, where in 17 falls, with up to 100 m broad cascades, the Krka rushes 45.7 meters down. Bring your bathing suit and take a swim in the clear waters of the River Krka just below the falls, a truly unique experience! Afternoon sail towards Šibenik, situated almost at central part of the Croatian Adriatic coast. Abundance in historical and cultural monuments, most important being the Cathedral of St. James, listed on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage. Time at leisure to explore Šibenik and overnight. Dinner on board.
DAY 4 TUESDAY ŠIBENIK – SPLIT (B, L)
Cruise continues to Split, the UNESCO protected capital of Dalmatian region and the second largest city in Croatia that was once the palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian. Upon arrival, local guide will take us for a walk through the bustling old town center and market.
DAY 5 WEDNESDAY SPLIT – METKOVIĆ (B, L, CD)
Cruise to Metković, situated on the bank of great river Neretva, followed by a barge ride to explore more of the wonderful scenery known for mandarin plantations. Visit Vid archeological museum Narona formally inaugurated in 2007 as the first „in situ“ museum in Croatia exhibiting the remains of a Roman temple – the Augusteum – and 17 marble statues, both outsized and in natural height. Discover places where the ancient Illyrians, Greeks, Romans once sailed, and the pirates of Neretva planned their raids of enemy galleys. Discover the allure of one of the last swamps on the European continent, its flora and fauna, the diversity of wild birds and the traditional lifestyle of the Neretva people. Captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board is planned here in the evening.
DAY 6 THURSDAY METKOVIĆ – KORČULA (B, L)
Departure towards Korčula, the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo, also known as „the Black Island“, due to the vast pine forests, that once covered almost the entire island. Surrounded by medieval walls Korčula resembles a miniature Dubrovnik, and is the only place in the world where the Spanish medieval knight's game - Moreška is performed. Enjoy a stroll with the local guide, through the tiny streets of the old town built in the shape of a fish bone, where there are many konobas, restaurants, cocktail bars or night-clubs located.
DAY 7 FRIDAY KORČULA – DUBROVNIK (B, L)
Experience magnificent views on route to our final destination – Dubrovnik - “the heaven on earth” - according to the famous writer George Bernard Shaw. Before we tie the ropes at Gruž harbour cruise alongside the old Dubrovnik city walls while lunch is served on deck. After docking, transfer to the old town for the guided walking tour of this magical town. Take the cable car from the Old Town to Srđ mountain for scenic views of the Walls and Elaphiti Islands. For those with more enthusiasm we recommend a walk on top of the 1940 m long city walls!
DAY 8 SATURDAY DUBROVNIK Check out (B)
After breakfast say goodbye to the crew and your new friends with the hope of meeting again on one of the Katarina line ships.
Please Note:
Itineraries are subject to change.

Croatian Deluxe Ships

Length 42.8 to 47 metres
Built 2011 - 2017

Vessel Type: Small Ship

Lenght: 42.8 meters to 47 meters

Passenger Capacity: 34 to 44

Built: 2011 - 2017

Deluxe ships are modern and state of the art ships 42 to 47 meters in length. Spacious sun deck includes a hot tub and sun beds to enjoy wonderful Adriatic scenery. Deluxe vessels feature spacious, lavishly designed, air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, safety deposit box, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. Cabins are 12 to 17m2 in size. Included services: airport transfers, buffet breakfasts and four course lunches, drink with lunch, Captain's dinner with live music, additional dinner in a typical Croatian setting, sightseeings, English speaking tour manager, various entrance fees, various tastings, Visitors' tax & port fees, luggage handling, daily cabin service

Katarina

Launched in 2019. 19 cabins in total: 1 cabin on upper deck, 10 cabins on main deck and 8 cabins on lower deck. Lenght 45m, width 8.4m. To read more about this ship, click Luxury Croatia cruise ship Katarina.

Admiral

Brand new addition to our fleet is a stunning 43 meters long and almost 9 meters wide Deluxe vessel. Built in 2015 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities Admiral offers a maximum capacity of 39 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins and 1 single cabin, hot tub and a salon on the upper deck, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests. To read more - click Luxury Croatia cruise ship Admiral

Aquamarin 

MV Aquamarin, sister ship of MV Admiral, is a deluxe vessel had her maiden voyage in 2017. To read more about Aquamarin click Luxury cruise ship Aquamarin

Fantazija 

MV FANTAZIJA is a new DELUXE category vessel 42.8 m long and 8.84 m wide, constructed in 2015.

My Way

Length - 44,45 m, Width - 8,15 m, Built - 2017

President

Newly built luxurious ship, with spacious cabins, twin or double beds. All cabins with own bathrooms, and with air-condition, sundecks and restaurant area.

San Antonio

Length - 44,70 m, Width - 8,60 m, Built - 2017

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.

Includes

Arrival (local) transfer from Opatija hotels to Opatija port and departure transfer from Dubrovnik harbor to Dubrovnik airport; 7 nights cruise in deluxe cabin with en-suite bathroom; welcome reception & cocktail; daily buffet breakfast; 9 meals – lunch or dinner as specified in the itinerary and including: 1 drink with lunch onboard & complimentary water from dipenser, captain's dinner with live entertainment in Metković, barge excursion & visit of museum Narona in Metković, wine tasting & light tapas lunch in Bibich winery with bus transfer included from Skradin, maraschino liquor tasting in Zadar, Rab cake tasting in Rab, abundant fresh fruit; professional Tour manager; Krka National Park entrance fee; Dubrovnik cable car fee; guided walking tours of towns: Rab, Zadar, Split, Korčula & Dubrovnik; visitors' taxes & port fees; luggage handling; daily cabin service; free wi-fi onboard.

Excludes

No additional fees on arrival except gratuities!

3 night Dubrovnik extension with visits to Mostar and Kotor Bay

£620.00
DAY 1: DUBROVNIK Pick-up at Dubrovnik airport and transfer to the hotel in Dubrovnik. Check-in the hotel and day at leisure. Overnight. DAY 2: DUBROVNIK – MOSTAR (B) - DUBROVNIK (B) Breakfast followed by escorted full day bus tour to Mostar. Pass through the breathtaking Neretva Valley and local countryside and arrive to Mostar - where “the east meets west“, a town full of contrasts, culture, color and cuisine. Mostar is not only divided by the Neretva River, but also by religion and culture from one bank to the other. Return to Dubrovnik. Overnight in hotel. £620 per person in double room £795 per person in single room DAY 3: DUBROVNIK – MONTENEGRO (B) - DUBROVNIK (B) Escorted full day bus excursion to Montenegro - a small country with magnificent mountains rising above the Adriatic Sea, filled with natural beauty, clear lakes, fast rivers and serene beaches. Enjoy exploring Montenegro's contrasting nature attractions, interesting history, culture, tradition, and clean air. Transfer to hotel. DAY 4: DUBROVNIK (B) Breakfast and check-out from the hotel. Transfer to Pile gates followed by a guided tour of Dubrovnik Old Town. Transfer to cruise or back to the hotel to end the program. 3 nights pre or post cruise accommodation in a 3+*/4* hotel in Dubrovnik with bed and breakfast service, visitor’s taxes, arrival and departure airport transfer, local transfers (port-hotel), guided coach excursion to Montenegro, guided coach excursion to Mostar, guided walking tour of Dubrovnik.

Zagreb & Plitvice Extension 2022

£599.00
WEDNESDAY: ARRIVAL ZAGREB (D) Arrival in Zagreb and transfer to hotel. Evening at leisure. THURS: ZAGREB WALKING TOUR (B) Morning city tour of Zagreb includes walk through the historic Upper Town, where, among other sites, visit the St. Mark's Church, the Cathedral, the Government Palace and the Lotrščak tower. Overnight Zagreb. FRI: ZAGREB – PLITVICE LAKES – SPLIT (B) Depart to the spectacular Plitvice National Park, consisting of 16 lakes, connected with a series of waterfalls. 3 hour walk in this wonderful environment enjoying a boat ride on the emerald green Kozjak Lake and walk back to the entrance. Drive to Split for overnight. SATURDAY: SPLIT (B) Morning guided tour of Split and its famous Diocletian palace. Meet your vessel. Price - £599 double -£729 single What's included 2 overnights Zagreb, 1 overnight Split, 1 dinner and 3 bed and breakfast services; accommodation in 4* Hotel in Zagreb & Split, Visitor’s taxes, entrance Plitvice lakes, Airport transfers (from airport Zagreb and from airport Split), all transfers as per itinerary, guided sightseeing with English speaking guide of Zagreb, Plitvice, Split)
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