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Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic

An amazing and really unusual journey seeing the very best of Central Europe before joining a spectacular cruise along Croatia's beautiful Adriatic coastline. If the great cities of Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Zagreb, Split and Dubrovnik aren't enough, we take a wonderful coastal cruise along Croatia's stunning Adriatic Coast. Cruising most mornings with time for a swim stop, we will explore the historic towns and ports during the afternoon's. On most evenings we are free to try some of the many restaurants and cafes that abound in the destinations we visit.

What's included:
7 nights in first class hotels, rooms with private facilities
7-night cruise from Zadar on board M/S Karizma in a cabin with
private facilities
Airport arrival and departure transfers
Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach
Breakfast daily
6 lunches and 4 dinners
Welcome reception aboard the ship, followed by dinner
1 captain’s dinner with live music on the ship
Complimentary bottled water, coffee and tea on board cruise ship
Professional Tour & Cruise Director
Luggage handling
Whisper technology enhanced touring
Service charges and hotel taxes
Free Wi-Fi on board

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:
Prague
Vienna
Budapest
Zagreb
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Zadar
Kornati National Park
Krka National Park
Split
Hvar
Korcula
Mljet National Park
Dubrovnik

01 June, 2019 to 15 June, 2019 Make a booking request for Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic, departing on 01 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 and twin double room in hotels £ 2859 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Lower deck cabins have portholes.
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Main Deck Cabin £ 3005 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Main deck cabins have windows.
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29 June, 2019 to 13 July, 2019 Make a booking request for Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic, departing on 29 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 and twin double room in hotels £ 2989 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Lower deck cabins have portholes.
view cabin photo
Main Deck Cabin £ 3135 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Main deck cabins have windows.
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03 July, 2019 to 17 July, 2019 Make a booking request for Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic, departing on 03 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 and twin double room in hotels £ 2989 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Lower deck cabins have portholes.
view cabin photo
Main Deck Cabin £ 3135 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Main deck cabins have windows.
view cabin photo
31 August, 2019 to 14 September, 2019 Make a booking request for Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic, departing on 31 August, 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 and twin double room in hotels £ 3059 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Lower deck cabins have portholes.
view cabin photo
Main Deck Cabin £ 3239 GBP pp (+ Port fees 80 GBP pp)
A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit, fire alarm, bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobe & slippers, lifejackets, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet. All cabins are sound-proof, with internal communication system between a room and a bar, and provide fire-proof doors. Main deck cabins have windows.
view cabin photo

Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic itinerary:

show reverse itinerary
Day 1. Prague
Arrive Prague - Welcome dinner. Angelo by Vienna House Hotel
Day 2. Prague
City walking tour. Visit the Cathedral of St. Vitus, the Old Royal Palace, St. George's Basilica and the Golden Lane with the Daliborka Tower. Angelo by Vienna House Hotel
Day 3. Vienna
Head to Vienna. Evening at leisure. Hilton Vienna Hotel.
Day 4. Vienna
Sightseeing tour; visit Hofburg Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Dinner in a local restaurant. Hilton Vienna Hotel.
Day 5. Budapest
Journey to Budapest. Hotel either Radisson Blu or Zara Continental
Day 6. Budapest
Sightseeing tour; visit Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church. Dinner in a typical Csarda restaurant. Hotel either Radisson Blu or Zara Continental
Day 7. Zagreb
Afternoon sightseeing tour; visit the Cathedral. Hotel Westin.
Day 8. Plitvice Lakes & Zadar
Our land journey is nearing an end but we have time for one of the highlights, the Visit Plitvice Lakes National Park. Plitvice is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and contains a series of 16 lakes connected by a series of waterfalls all set in thick and wildlife rich woodland. We reach the coast at the beautiful walled port of Zadar where we will embark on MS Karizma. We will have a welcome reception hosted by your cruise manager.
Day 9. Zadar & Sali
Zadar historical centre is a compact pedestrian zone, perfect to explore on foot. Set out on a walking tour and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from the Turks. You will also see the 16th century Port Gate where the Venetian lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St. Donat, the Roman Forum (1st century BC) and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Return to the ship and enjoy your lunch while cruising to Sali. Explore the town tonight, and have dinner on your own in one of the restaurants. (B, L)
Day 10. Sali to Sibenik
Take in the scenic wonderlands of two National Parks today. We will start in Kornati National Park, home to more than 140 islands with numerous coves and crystal clear waters. Stop for a swim during your lunchtime cruise. Next up is Krka National Park, with its magnificent waterfalls. We then take a coach to Sibenik where your vessel is anchored. Your evening is at leisure in town. (B, L)
Day 11. Sibenik, Trogir & Split
Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Continue sailing until lunch, arriving this afternoon in the UNESCO listed city of Trogir. There’s time on your own before heading to Split. Here, a walking tour of the historic inner city takes you to the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. (B, L)
Day 12. Split, Bol & Hvar.
Stop in Bol on Brac Island, said to have the best beach in Croatia, Zlatni Rat - the Golden Horn. This vast, golden pebble beach is unique, as it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Go for a swim in the clear blue waters before cruising to the island of Hvar. Enjoy a sightseeing tour including the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historic sights. The evening is free to explore Hvar and to dine on your own at one of the excellent restaurants. (B, L) Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar Harbour (during peak season in July and August) The harbourmaster msy direct us to moor in nearby Stari Grad or Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organized to and from Hvar.
Day 13. Hvar, Korcula & Mljet
After breakfast we set sail for Korcula, with an early afternoon arrival. Korcula town is thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Continue sailing to the island of Mljet, where you will enjoy the afternoon tour of Mljet National Park, as you walk around the Great and Small Lakes. This lovely island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! Tonight, enjoy captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board your ship. (B, L, D)
Day 14. Mljet & Dubrovnik
In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, so called “Pearl of Adriatic,” a UNESCO World Heritage site. While in Dubrovnik, take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Remainder of the day is free; perhaps discover this lovely city on own or enjoy last minute shopping. (B, L)
Day 15. Disembark in Dubrovnik
Disembark after breakfast. You will be transferred to your nearby hotel or Dubrovnik Airport for your flight home. (B)

Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic reverse itinerary:

show main itinerary
Disembark after breakfast. You will be transferred to your nearby hotel or Dubrovnik Airport for your flight home. (B)
In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, so called “Pearl of Adriatic,” a UNESCO World Heritage site. While in Dubrovnik, take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Remainder of the day is free; perhaps discover this lovely city on own or enjoy last minute shopping. (B, L)
After breakfast we set sail for Korcula, with an early afternoon arrival. Korcula town is thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Continue sailing to the island of Mljet, where you will enjoy the afternoon tour of Mljet National Park, as you walk around the Great and Small Lakes. This lovely island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! Tonight, enjoy captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board your ship. (B, L, D)
Stop in Bol on Brac Island, said to have the best beach in Croatia, Zlatni Rat - the Golden Horn. This vast, golden pebble beach is unique, as it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Go for a swim in the clear blue waters before cruising to the island of Hvar. Enjoy a sightseeing tour including the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historic sights. The evening is free to explore Hvar and to dine on your own at one of the excellent restaurants. (B, L) Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar Harbour (during peak season in July and August) The harbourmaster msy direct us to moor in nearby Stari Grad or Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organized to and from Hvar.
Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Continue sailing until lunch, arriving this afternoon in the UNESCO listed city of Trogir. There’s time on your own before heading to Split. Here, a walking tour of the historic inner city takes you to the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. (B, L)
Take in the scenic wonderlands of two National Parks today. We will start in Kornati National Park, home to more than 140 islands with numerous coves and crystal clear waters. Stop for a swim during your lunchtime cruise. Next up is Krka National Park, with its magnificent waterfalls. We then take a coach to Sibenik where your vessel is anchored. Your evening is at leisure in town. (B, L)
Zadar historical centre is a compact pedestrian zone, perfect to explore on foot. Set out on a walking tour and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from the Turks. You will also see the 16th century Port Gate where the Venetian lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St. Donat, the Roman Forum (1st century BC) and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Return to the ship and enjoy your lunch while cruising to Sali. Explore the town tonight, and have dinner on your own in one of the restaurants. (B, L)
Our land journey is nearing an end but we have time for one of the highlights, the Visit Plitvice Lakes National Park. Plitvice is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and contains a series of 16 lakes connected by a series of waterfalls all set in thick and wildlife rich woodland. We reach the coast at the beautiful walled port of Zadar where we will embark on MS Karizma. We will have a welcome reception hosted by your cruise manager.
Afternoon sightseeing tour; visit the Cathedral. Hotel Westin.
Sightseeing tour; visit Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church. Dinner in a typical Csarda restaurant. Hotel either Radisson Blu or Zara Continental
Journey to Budapest. Hotel either Radisson Blu or Zara Continental
Sightseeing tour; visit Hofburg Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Dinner in a local restaurant. Hilton Vienna Hotel.
Head to Vienna. Evening at leisure. Hilton Vienna Hotel.
City walking tour. Visit the Cathedral of St. Vitus, the Old Royal Palace, St. George's Basilica and the Golden Lane with the Daliborka Tower. Angelo by Vienna House Hotel
Arrive Prague - Welcome dinner. Angelo by Vienna House Hotel
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Karizma, the ship servicing Prague, Vienna, Budapest & the Adriatic

Karizma

Length: 47.8 

Capacity 36 passengers

MV Karizma is a luxurious vessel with a cruising speed of 10 NM. She has 18 cabins on the main and lower decks, all fully air-conditioned, with queen-size bed or twin beds, some that can fit a third bed. They also have a cupboard, cabinet and window or porthole, bathroom with shower, toilet and wash basin. It has fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant on the main deck with bar and LCD TV, two sun decks of 1,076 sq ft, one of which has sun beds and tables.

Sun deck, restaurant & bar, 3 outdoor showers, swimming platform, jacuzzi on sun deck, complimentary Wi-Fi

Cabins include:

LCD TV, A/C, safe box, fridge, sound-proofing, internal communication system with bar

Cabins:

  • Main deck:
    7 twin cabins;
    4 double cabins.
  • Lower deck:
    1 twin cabin;
    4 double cabins;
    2 triple cabins.

Other information:

  • Complete navigation equipment (navigation radar, plotter, GPS, radio, etc.)
  • Fire alarm
  • Emergency lights
  • Bow thruster
  • Life boat for 50 pax

Prague
Vienna
Budapest
Zagreb
Zadar
Split
Hvar
Korcula
Mljet
Dubrovnik
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