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Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split

Sail from Split, dominated by the extraordinary Diocletian's Palace UNESCO heritage site, to some of Croatia's most beautiful towns, such as Hvar & Zadar. Cruise for a few hours each day and visit some secluded bays for a swim. Spend your afternoons exploring the towns and ports we moor in and the evenings trying out some of the many restaurants and bars that specialise in the local cuisine.

Cruise on board a floating boutique hotel that provides twin or double cabins, all with en-suite and air-conditioning. Your on board Croatian cruise manager and crew provide a personal experience for every guest ensuring exceptional service is delivered at all times. Enjoy elegant Croatian cuisine as all meals are prepared using local ingredients cooked and served traditionally with a modern flare.

Optional Supplements:
National Parks - An optional entrance to Nature/National Parks (approx 100 Kunas) are not included and are to be paid locally.

NB. This cruise is reserved for passengers of a minimum of 18 years of age.

Includes:
7 nights cruise with accommodation based on twin share cabins
Buffet breakfast & 3 course lunches onboard
1 Captain's Dinner Evening with entertainment
1 Traditional village dinner
Split, Hvar & Zadar walking Tours
Daily cabin service & fresh drinking water available onboard
Onboard cruise manager
Transfer at the start from airport to hotel or ship only
Transfer at the end from ship to airport only
Free Wi-Fi - restricted to certain areas

Excludes:
Local Visitors Tax - A local tourist tax of EUR20 per person is payable onboard
Mljet National Park Entrance (90 - 110 Kunas. Average price depending on travel date)
Gratuities at your discretion
Dinner on shore on most nights.
Alcoholic beverages
19 May, 2019 to 26 May, 2019 Make a booking request for Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split, departing on 19 May, 2019

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 Cabin £ 1599 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Lower Deck Cabins are within the hull of the ship accessed by stairs down from the main deck.
view cabin photo
Above Deck Cabin £ 1819 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Above Deck Cabins are on the main deck of the ship and have external or internal access.
view cabin photo
30 June, 2019 to 07 July, 2019 Make a booking request for Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split, departing on 30 June, 2019

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 Cabin £ 1649 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Lower Deck Cabins are within the hull of the ship accessed by stairs down from the main deck.
view cabin photo
Above Deck Cabin £ 1869 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Above Deck Cabins are on the main deck of the ship and have external or internal access.
view cabin photo
14 July, 2019 to 21 July, 2019 Make a booking request for Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split, departing on 14 July, 2019

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 Cabin £ 1649 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Lower Deck Cabins are within the hull of the ship accessed by stairs down from the main deck.
view cabin photo
Above Deck Cabin £ 1869 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Above Deck Cabins are on the main deck of the ship and have external or internal access.
view cabin photo
08 September, 2019 to 15 September, 2019 Make a booking request for Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split, departing on 08 September, 2019

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 Cabin £ 1649 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Lower Deck Cabins are within the hull of the ship accessed by stairs down from the main deck.
view cabin photo
Above Deck Cabin £ 1869 GBP pp (+ Local Visitors Tax - Payable On board 20 EUR pp)
Above Deck Cabins are on the main deck of the ship and have external or internal access.
view cabin photo

Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split itinerary:

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Day 1 - Split - Trogir
Split, a town on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, is known for its beaches and the fortresslike complex at its center, Diocletian's Palace, erected by the Roman emperor in the 4th century. Once home to thousands, its sprawling remains include more than 200 buildings. Within its white stone walls and under its courtyards and galleries are shops, bars, cafes, cathedrals, hotels and several houses. Check-in is from 10.30am to 12.00pm (midday). Please note your cabin may not be ready until 12:30pm. Your ship will depart the harbour at 1pm sharp. Enjoy a 3-course lunch onboard as we depart Split Harbour at 13:00 and commence sailing towards to our first destination- the seaside town of Trogir. This tiny, medieval town is packed with stunning architecture, impressive fortifications, and cosmopolitan restaurants. Trogir is the perfect place to soak up an authentic Croatian experience, so why not spend your afternoon strolling through the fascinating Old Town, swimming or relaxing in this beautiful area. Enjoy the evening experiencing a local restaurant or waterside cafe.
Day 2 - Sibenik
This morning we’ll leave Trogir behind and sail toward the beautiful city of Sibenik, the oldest native Croatian city on the Adriatic. We will stop off at a secluded bay for a swim, where you’ll catch a glimpse of the beautiful island of Zlarin as we make our way to this evening’s destination. We’ll moor in the protected natural harbour of Sibenik, giving you every opportunity to discover the city at your leisure, indulge in coffee and cake on the waterfront riva, or explore the abundance of medieval forts, cathedrals and churches located a stone’s throw away from the ship.
Day 3 - Zadar
Enjoy breakfast overlooking the stunning Adriatic Sea as we cruise toward the fascinating city of Zadar; historically known as the center of Dalmatia. This notable town has stood the test of time and is filled with beautiful Roman architecture and medieval churches, yet blended with cosmopolitan cafes and quality waterfront restaurants. Spend the afternoon along the waterfront of Zadar, taking in the city’s two unique attractions – the sound-and-light spectacle of the Sea Organ and Sun Salutation, which need to be seen and heard to be believed! Sip on champagne as you marvel at Zadar’s most famous attraction; the stunning sunset out over the sea, before indulging in delicious local cuisine.
Day 4 - Vodice
Relax as we set sail and head toward the coastal town of Vodice and enjoy a 3-course lunch at your Captain's favourite secluded bay along the way. Spend the afternoon swimming at one of the beautiful pebbled beaches, relaxing onboard, or take part in an optional activity to the Krka Waterfalls National Park, one of the most beautiful spots in all of Croatia.
Day 5 - Vis
Early this morning and subject to weather conditions (which are normally excellent), we will make our way across to the island of Vis, one of the most outer-lying islands on the Dalmatian coast. Vis has been used over the centuries as a strategic military port and saw action by the Allied military through WWII against Italy and Germany. It has only recently opened to commercial tourism and the island still retains a lot of charm. If by chance the weather and wind isn't suitable to visit Vis, an alternative stop will be made on the itinerary. The captain reserves the right to amend the itinerary, as his number one priority is always safety.
Day 6 - Hvar
Enjoy breakfast onboard overlooking the stunning Adriatic as we cruise towards Hvar island. Relax in the Croatian sunshine or take a dip in the refreshing Adriatic at our mid-morning swim stop before lunch is served onboard. After lunch, we continue on to Hvar, the ‘French Riviera’ of the Adriatic. Feel the part sipping champagne and docking alongside other super yachts in Hvar Town. Although renowned for it's celebrity spotting, Hvar still remains authentic to its roots, with its cobbled streets, historic architecture and 7th century fort ruins overlooking the town. Don’t miss out on the included Hvar Orientation Walk to see the Renaissance Cathedral with its original tower, as well as the oldest community theatre in Europe, which dates back to 1612. The docking time in Hvar can be early evening in peak season due to port authority restrictions. However, if guests would like to arrive earlier, water taxi transfers will be arranged.
Day 7 - Split
Embrace your last morning cruising the Dalmatian coast as we make our way back to Split. Enjoy your final swim stop in a secluded bay just outside of Split, before taking in this spectacular city as we cruise into Split harbour in the afternoon, The UNESCO World Heritage city of Split bases the city centre in and around the stunning Diocletian's Palace, a Roman emperor's' retirement palace from 295-305 AD. This beautiful palace consists of 220 buildings within its boundaries, is home to 3,000 people and Split is now the second largest city in Croatia. Stroll through the palace basement filled with market stalls and historical architecture or have a coffee on the waterfront Riva.
Day 8 - Split
Enjoy an early breakfast after which it is time to say goodbye to the crew and your fellow guests! Disembark from the ship by 9am. NOTE: It is possible for you to leave as early as needed on Sunday morning to catch flights as the ship will be in port by Saturday night

Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split reverse itinerary:

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Day 8 - Split *
Enjoy an early breakfast after which it is time to say goodbye to the crew and your fellow guests! Disembark from the ship by 9am. NOTE: It is possible for you to leave as early as needed on Sunday morning to catch flights as the ship will be in port by Saturday night
Day 7 - Split *
Embrace your last morning cruising the Dalmatian coast as we make our way back to Split. Enjoy your final swim stop in a secluded bay just outside of Split, before taking in this spectacular city as we cruise into Split harbour in the afternoon, The UNESCO World Heritage city of Split bases the city centre in and around the stunning Diocletian's Palace, a Roman emperor's' retirement palace from 295-305 AD. This beautiful palace consists of 220 buildings within its boundaries, is home to 3,000 people and Split is now the second largest city in Croatia. Stroll through the palace basement filled with market stalls and historical architecture or have a coffee on the waterfront Riva.
Day 6 - Hvar *
Enjoy breakfast onboard overlooking the stunning Adriatic as we cruise towards Hvar island. Relax in the Croatian sunshine or take a dip in the refreshing Adriatic at our mid-morning swim stop before lunch is served onboard. After lunch, we continue on to Hvar, the ‘French Riviera’ of the Adriatic. Feel the part sipping champagne and docking alongside other super yachts in Hvar Town. Although renowned for it's celebrity spotting, Hvar still remains authentic to its roots, with its cobbled streets, historic architecture and 7th century fort ruins overlooking the town. Don’t miss out on the included Hvar Orientation Walk to see the Renaissance Cathedral with its original tower, as well as the oldest community theatre in Europe, which dates back to 1612. The docking time in Hvar can be early evening in peak season due to port authority restrictions. However, if guests would like to arrive earlier, water taxi transfers will be arranged.
Day 5 - Vis *
Early this morning and subject to weather conditions (which are normally excellent), we will make our way across to the island of Vis, one of the most outer-lying islands on the Dalmatian coast. Vis has been used over the centuries as a strategic military port and saw action by the Allied military through WWII against Italy and Germany. It has only recently opened to commercial tourism and the island still retains a lot of charm. If by chance the weather and wind isn't suitable to visit Vis, an alternative stop will be made on the itinerary. The captain reserves the right to amend the itinerary, as his number one priority is always safety.
Day 4 - Vodice *
Relax as we set sail and head toward the coastal town of Vodice and enjoy a 3-course lunch at your Captain's favourite secluded bay along the way. Spend the afternoon swimming at one of the beautiful pebbled beaches, relaxing onboard, or take part in an optional activity to the Krka Waterfalls National Park, one of the most beautiful spots in all of Croatia.
Day 3 - Zadar *
Enjoy breakfast overlooking the stunning Adriatic Sea as we cruise toward the fascinating city of Zadar; historically known as the center of Dalmatia. This notable town has stood the test of time and is filled with beautiful Roman architecture and medieval churches, yet blended with cosmopolitan cafes and quality waterfront restaurants. Spend the afternoon along the waterfront of Zadar, taking in the city’s two unique attractions – the sound-and-light spectacle of the Sea Organ and Sun Salutation, which need to be seen and heard to be believed! Sip on champagne as you marvel at Zadar’s most famous attraction; the stunning sunset out over the sea, before indulging in delicious local cuisine.
Day 2 - Sibenik *
This morning we’ll leave Trogir behind and sail toward the beautiful city of Sibenik, the oldest native Croatian city on the Adriatic. We will stop off at a secluded bay for a swim, where you’ll catch a glimpse of the beautiful island of Zlarin as we make our way to this evening’s destination. We’ll moor in the protected natural harbour of Sibenik, giving you every opportunity to discover the city at your leisure, indulge in coffee and cake on the waterfront riva, or explore the abundance of medieval forts, cathedrals and churches located a stone’s throw away from the ship.
Day 1 - Split - Trogir *
Split, a town on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, is known for its beaches and the fortresslike complex at its center, Diocletian's Palace, erected by the Roman emperor in the 4th century. Once home to thousands, its sprawling remains include more than 200 buildings. Within its white stone walls and under its courtyards and galleries are shops, bars, cafes, cathedrals, hotels and several houses. Check-in is from 10.30am to 12.00pm (midday). Please note your cabin may not be ready until 12:30pm. Your ship will depart the harbour at 1pm sharp. Enjoy a 3-course lunch onboard as we depart Split Harbour at 13:00 and commence sailing towards to our first destination- the seaside town of Trogir. This tiny, medieval town is packed with stunning architecture, impressive fortifications, and cosmopolitan restaurants. Trogir is the perfect place to soak up an authentic Croatian experience, so why not spend your afternoon strolling through the fascinating Old Town, swimming or relaxing in this beautiful area. Enjoy the evening experiencing a local restaurant or waterside cafe.
* = Indicative
Map for Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split
Olimp/Romantic Star/Esperanza/Queen Jelena, the ship servicing Croatia Luxury Cruise North: from Split to Split

Olimp/Romantic Star/Esperanza/Queen Jelena

Vessel Type: Motor Yachts

Length: 49m / 47m / 46m

Passenger Capacity: 40 / 36 / 38

Built: 2015 / 2016 / 2016

Our Elegance ships are named Olimp, Romantic Star, Queen Jelena & Esperanza.  

Queen Jelena

The ship style is intentionally different from all of the others and is set to have the baroque and oriental appeal of a steamboat, with beautiful wide sails adding to its antique look. Whilst the design and features may take on a traditional feel, the facilities onboard are nothing short of advanced. 

The 50 meter ship boasts 19 spacious cabins, providing a comfortable cruising experience for a maximum of 38 guests. Every cabin is equipped with air-conditioning, twin or double beds, traditional round windows and a separate ensuite. The deck, handrails, exterior doors, window frames and saloon floor are completed with high quality wood to emphasize the desired classic look. On the other hand, the innovative facilities of the ship include a modern jacuzzi on the top deck and spacious lounging areas.

Olimp

Offering both above and lower deck twin and double cabins, all with excellent air-conditioning options, Olimp is set to guarantee an amazing sailing adventure to all 36 of its lucky passengers. They can relax on the main deck, in the saloon, or take in the sunshine and the spectacular Adriatic scenery from the top-deck splash pool, with a cocktail in their hands made by a skillful bartender at one of the onboard bars.

Romantic Star

This vessel is perfectly designed for luxury small ship cruising. Holding a total of 36 passengers, this ship is fitted with both above and lower deck twin and double cabins all containing private ensuites, air conditioning and donning the latest amenities. Enjoy relaxing on the main deck in the shade, or take in the sunshine on the top deck as you sail the Adriatic dipping in and out of the splash pool.

   

Esperanza

Esperanza has been perfectly designed for luxury small ship cruising, yet her sleek lines provide speed, stability and comfort. Holding a total of 38 passengers, Esperanza is fitted with both above and lower deck twin and double cabins all containing elegantly decorated private ensuites, air conditioning and not to mention all the latest facilities. See feature image.

Esperanza Croatia

Sample cabin on Esperanza

Deck plan shows the Diamond.

Cabin layout for Olimp/Romantic Star/Esperanza/Queen Jelena
• Relax and enjoy sailing the crystal waters of the Adriatic and explore the less visited central Croatian coast and islands.

• Enjoy Split & Hvar
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