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DAY 1 • SATURDAY DUBROVNIK
M/S SPLENDID will be docked in Dubrovnik Gruž harbour
where you can board during the entire day.
Join the welcome meeting at 7:00 p.m. where our cruise
director will introduce you to the captain, crew and your
future fellow passengers, with whom you will spend a week
Welcome dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m.
The embarkation will be possible throughout the day.
Passengers arriving in the morning cannot enter their
cabins before 1:00 p.m. However, they can leave luggage
on board. Captain will wait for all the passengers arriving
late at night and these guests will be provided with a
Overnight in Dubrovnik, (D)
DAY 2 • SUNDAY DUBROVNIK – SLANO
After breakfast, our English speaking guide and
coach will come to the pier. We’ll visit the
historical centre of Dubrovnik, the famous city
enlisted as UNESCO World Heritage Site, where
our guide will show you the most interesting
sights of Dubrovnik. After the city tour you’ll be
left on your own to explore and enjoy this city,
known around the world as The Pearl of Adriatic.
At 12:00 a.m. we’ll have a transfer to the ship.
Lunch will be served on board en route to Slano,
located on the mainland with swim stop on the
way. Slano is one of the most picturesque places
on the Dubrovnik Riviera, with a beautiful
beaches, dense pine forest and olive groves, a
long cultural tradition and numerous historical
monuments. For all who are interested we can organize optional excursion to Ston. Ston is fortified town famous for 5- kilometre long
walls, old saltwork and oysters/mussels farm.
Overnight in Slano, (B,L)
DAY 3 • MONDAY SLANO – NATIONAL PARK MLJET – KORČULA
This morning we`ll cruise to Mljet where you’ll be
free to explore National Park (entrance fees are
not included), to walk around the Great and Small
Lake, visit The Islet of St. Mary with its
Benedictine Monastery dating from the 12th
century and, of course, take a swim in the heart
of this pristine National Park. Lunch will be served
on board as we continue our cruise toward the
Island of Korčula, where we shall arrive in the
afternoon, docking in the Town of Korčula. This
historic town is known as the birthplace of Marko
Polo, one of the most famous world explorers of
all times. Our English speaking guide will do
Korčula City tour and walk us through the town’s
charming narrow and cobbled streets. You’ll have
the rest of the evening free to enjoy dining at one
of the local restaurants of your choice.
Overnight in Korčula Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 4 • TUESDAY KORČULA - VIS
In the morning, we’ll continue our cruise to the Island of
Vis, with a swim stop en route. Arrival to Vis is scheduled
for the afternoon. Vis is rather unique compared to other
Croatian Adriatic islands. Due to its important strategic
location on the open sea, it served as a military zone for a
long time and was consequently spared of the usual tourist
development. Beautiful beaches, ecological agriculture and
preserved traditional architecture make up the advantages
of this remarkable Croatian island. You will have afternoon
and evening free in Vis, to enjoy its unspoilt nature and
dine in one of family run restaurants.
Overnight in Vis Town, (B,L)
Optional late afternoon Vis Island Tour excursion
We start our tour of Vis, our coach will follow the
old road, rises above the town and overlooks the
bay. After that we descend to the fields and drive
through vineyards and olive groves passing by
former allied airport from WWII and then we
descend us down to Komiža.
Free time in Komiža, stunning fishermen's village
to have dinner in one of cosy restaurants. Return
to a boat for overnight.
Reservations and payment on the spot.
DAY 5 • WEDNESDAY VIS – BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE - HVAR
We'll start our day with a morning cruise towards Island of
Biševo and its Blue Cave. Originally, the entrance to Blue
Cave was located below sea level, which required visitors
to dive deeply in order to resurface into the cave’s
mysterious blue depths. Sunbeams penetrating through
the cave’s submarine opening get reflected from the white
bottom floor, colouring the cave aquamarine and objects
in the water silver, creating a truly stunning and magical
However, at times high waves prevent the entrance to Blue
Cave, which is something we shall not know before the
morning designated for our visit. For this reason, entrance
fees are paid on the spot – if we 'all lucky enough to visit
After a swim stop and lunch, we'll continue cruising along
many idyllic coves and bays towards Hvar, the sunniest
Croatian island. Hvar is one of the most popular and
attractive Croatian tourist destinations and a meeting point
of the international jet set.
Upon our afternoon arrival at Hvar, a local English
speaking guide will walk you through the town,
introducing you to the island’s way of life, its rich history
and culture. You'll learn how lavender was traditionally
farmed on Hvar, for many centuries. Afterwards, you'll be
free to enjoy your evening in Hvar, to explore on your own
and dine in one of its numerous family owned restaurants
Overnight in Hvar Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 6 • THURSDAY HVAR – BOL – PUČIŠĆA
We'll start our day with a morning departure towards Bo.
Bol is famous for having one of the finest European
beaches, called Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape). As we stop in
Bol, you can relax in this charming Dalmatian town. Have a
walk, a cup of coffee or a swim, until lunch is served on
After lunch we’ll continue cruising towards
Pučišća, with refreshing swim stops en route and
lunch served on board. Pučišća is the biggest
village on the island of Brač. Nowhere in the
system of towns and villages in Dalmatia does
terrain play such a compelling role as in Pučišća.
Its spectacular irregularity of steep-sided natural
harbor, authentic Mediterranean architecture
and rustic ambience are simply unforgettable.
Pučišća is also home to the only Croatian
Stonemasonry school. Its students carve
sculptures from Brač limestone, applying
traditional and unconventional tools that have
been used here for centuries. We shall spend a
night in this very quiet town. Enjoy the nightfall,
as it unifies the distinct features of Pučišća that
have intrigued us so much in daylight.
Overnight in Pučišća, (B,L)
DAY 7 • FRIDAY – PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ - SPLIT
After breakfast we'll cruise across the Brač channel to
Omiš, an ancient town with city walls, fortresses and stone
churches. Omiš is located at the delta of Cetina River, with
its wonderful beaches. For centuries, Omiš was for a
stronghold of famous pirates, a symbol of retaliation,
courage and strength in the long historical fight against
The Republic of Venice. After a relaxed walk in Omiš we’ll
have lunch. During the afternoon hours we'll sail on
towards Split, our last stop.
Our English speaking guide will do the afternoon Split City
tour and walk us through the historical Diocletian’s Palace.
The second largest urban centre in Croatia and the seat of
the Split- Dalmatia County, Split boasts 1700 years of
history. Since 1979 the historic centre of Split has been
inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. City’s
historical and cultural buildings are located inside the walls
of the Diocletian’s Palace. After the city tour you will be left
on your own to explore Split and have an intimate farewell
dinner on your own.
Overnight in Split Historical Town, (B,L,)
DAY 8 • SATURDAY • SPLIT
After breakfast, the time has come to say farewell to all
your new friends. (B)