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Southern Explorer (Premium 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: This voyage runs on Premium and Premium Superior Ships, therefore prices for some departures may vary. Also, shorter, 6 day itinerary is available. Please contact us for more details.
21 July, 2018 to 28 July, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium 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 £ 805 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
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Upper/Main Deck £ 865 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 865 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 £ 805 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 865 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 £ 805 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 865 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 £ 779 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 835 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 £ 779 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 835 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
01 September, 2018 to 08 September, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Ships), departing on 01 September, 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 £ 725 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 779 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
08 September, 2018 to 15 September, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Ships), departing on 08 September, 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 £ 725 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 779 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
15 September, 2018 to 22 September, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Ships), departing on 15 September, 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 £ 725 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 779 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
22 September, 2018 to 29 September, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Ships), departing on 22 September, 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 £ 639 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
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Upper/Main Deck £ 699 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
29 September, 2018 to 06 October, 2018 Make a booking request for Southern Explorer (Premium Ships), departing on 29 September, 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 charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins 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 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 charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo
Upper/Main Deck £ 585 GBP pp (+ Port charges & Fees 40 EUR pp)
Air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.
view cabin photo

Southern Explorer (Premium Ships) itinerary:

show reverse itinerary
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 Ships) reverse itinerary:

show main itinerary
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 Ships)

Croatian Comfort Ships

Vessel Type: Small Ship

Lenght: from 29 meters to 35 meters

Passenger Capacity: 21 to 45

Premium steel hulled vessels with modern traditional look offer accommodation in air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box. Ships are from 29m to 35m in length with cabins 8 to 14m2 in size. Included services: buffet breakfasts, three course lunches, Captain’s dinner, English speaking tour manager on board, one guided tour, daily cabin service, mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen, luggage handling.

Antonela

Year of built - 2007, Lenght - 33 m, Width - 7,5 m. 18 cabins with twin or double beds + 1 single cabin for guide

Vapor

Lenght - 33 m, Width - 7,6 m. 18 Cabins, All cabins are airconditioned

Eos

Lenght - 39 m, Width - 7,8 m. 21 Cabins.

Dionis

Lenght - 33 m, Width - 7,5 m. 19 Cabins, All cabins are airconditioned

Dalmatia

19 cabins divided in two decks (11 on main deck, 8 below deck) out of which: 7 cabins on deck with twin beds (2 have extra bed possibility) 6 cabins below deck with twin beds (2 have extra bed possibility). Spacious airconditioned cabins with private shower and toilet. Spaceful restaurant on the top deck, 1 bar, Salon on deck – dining tables for 40 pax, bar, wine cellar. Total sundeck space approx. 200 m2

Jadranska Kraljica (Adriatic Queen)

15 cabins divided in three decks (5 on top deck, 4 on main deck, 6 below deck) out of which 9 cabins with double bed (4 have extra bed possibility), 5 cabins with double beds can be either double or twin, 2 cabins have bunk beds. Spacious airconditioned cabins with private shower and toilet. Spaceful restaurant, 2 bars, Salon on deck – dining tables for 37 pax, bar, wine cellar. Spaceful sundeck (approx. 75 m2)

Meridijan

Lenght - 32.5 m, Width - 7,5 m. 19 Cabins.

Pape Prvi

Lenght - 29 m, Width - 7 m. 15 Cabins.

Morena

Lenght - 29 m, Width - 7 m. 16 Cabins.

Emanuel

Lenght - 27.6 m, Width - 7 m. 18 Cabins.

Vjeko

Lenght - 30 m, Width - 7,3 m. 9 Cabins, All cabins are airconditioned

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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