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Central Croatia Luxury Cruise

Starting and finishing in the beautiful city of Split, this cruise visits a few of the less visited islands making this a really interesting cruise. The beautiful walled port of Zadar was built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from Turks and is a delightful stop. We will also visit Kornati National Park, comprising of more than 140 islands, islets and rocks.

Another highlight will be Vis which has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Weather permitting we will also We will have an early morning cruise towards small island Biševo to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon.

We will cruise for around 4 hours most mornings, stopping for a swim en route. After lunch on board we will have plenty of time to enjoy a guided walk or to explore the towns and ports where we are moored. In the evening you are free to explore to cafes and restaurants of the towns.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:
7 nights cruise from Split to Zadar and back to Split
Arrival & departure transfer from/to Split airport or hotel
Captain’s dinner
Buffet breakfast daily
6 lunches with 4 courses starting with the 4 course welcome dinner on Day 1
Water 0.5 L per person per day
Complimentary fresh fruits available daily
Professional Cruise Manager throughout
Daily cabin servicing
Free Wi-Fi on board
Whisper technology enhanced touring
Sightseeing tours of Krka National Park, Zadar, Kornati National Park, Vis, Hvar, Split included in price
28 April, 2018 to 05 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 28 April, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £860 GBP pp (was £ 1075 GBP pp, save 20%) (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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Superior main/upper deck cabin £1076 GBP pp (was £ 1345 GBP pp, save 20%) (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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05 May, 2018 to 12 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 05 May, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £860 GBP pp (was £ 1075 GBP pp, save 20%) (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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Superior main/upper deck cabin £1076 GBP pp (was £ 1345 GBP pp, save 20%) (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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12 May, 2018 to 19 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 12 May, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £860 GBP pp (was £ 1075 GBP pp, save 20%) (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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Superior main/upper deck cabin £1076 GBP pp (was £ 1345 GBP pp, save 20%) (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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19 May, 2018 to 26 May, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 19 May, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1075 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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26 May, 2018 to 02 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 26 May, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1075 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
view cabin photo
Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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02 June, 2018 to 09 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 02 June, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1525 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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09 June, 2018 to 16 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 09 June, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
view cabin photo
Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1525 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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16 June, 2018 to 23 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 16 June, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
view cabin photo
Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1525 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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23 June, 2018 to 30 June, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 23 June, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
view cabin photo
Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1525 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
view cabin photo
30 June, 2018 to 07 July, 2018 Make a booking request for Central Croatia Luxury Cruise, departing on 30 June, 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.

Classic lower deck cabin £ 1345 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
view cabin photo
Superior main/upper deck cabin £ 1525 GBP pp (+ Port fees 25 EUR pp)
Superior cabins are on the main or upper deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.
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Central Croatia Luxury Cruise itinerary:

show reverse itinerary
Day 1: Split embarkation Saturday
Embarkation starts at 13:00. Get settled, and later join your fellow “sailors” for a Welcome Reception with dinner. (D)
Day 2: Split – Krka NP National Park – Zadar Sunday
Depart from Split early in the morning to Primošten with visit of the Krka National Park, with its magnificent waterfalls. Afterwards, coach to Vodice, return to the ship and enjoy lunch, while sailing to Zadar, a city of exceptional history and rich cultural heritage. In the late afternoon, set out on a walking tour of Zadar historical centre and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from Turks. 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 and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Your evening is at leisure in town. (B, L)
Day 3: Zadar – Kornati National Park – Zlarin Monday
Morning departure for the Kornati National Park containing more than 140 islands, islets and rocks. Afterwards we continue to Zlarin, a typical small Dalmatian village widely known for tradition of hunting and processing corals, where we will overnight. Tonight enjoy Captain`s dinner on board. (B, L, D)
Day 4: Zlarin – Vis Tuesday
Leaving Zlarin we will have an early morning cruise towards the island of Vis, once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and closed to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Situated on the northern side of the island, Vis has developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban center in Croatia. Upon arrival in town of Vis join the orientational walking tour to visit the remains of the Roman thermal place and views of the beautiful Villae Rusticae situated along the waterfront. Overnight in town Vis. (B,L)
Day 5: Vis – Biševo (Blue cave) – Hvar Wednesday
We will have an early morning cruise towards small island Biševo to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon (entrances to be paid on the spot – approx. 7 EUR). As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this on time. Continue to the island of Hvar, Croatia’s sunniest island with swim stop in one of the secluded bays. Hvar is a favorite holiday destination for international celebrities and yachters; thus, beyond all the glitz and glamour, Hvar town is a charming seaside resort with 8 centuries of architecture waiting to be explored. On a walking tour, breathe in the pinescented breeze, as you absorb vistas of the old town with the picturesque little streets and the first public theatre in Europe. Enjoy some free time to pop into craft shops or cafes, tucked into old Venetian palaces. Your evening is free to explore Hvar on your own. (B,L)
Day 6: Hvar – Bol / Milna Thursday
Enjoy a relaxing cruise as we sailing towards to our final island destination – the island of Brac where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol – whose pebbles 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. We will either moor up in the port of Bol on the southern side of the island, or in the waterside town of Milna. The island of Brac is famous for its native Mediterranean pine trees, relaxing atmosphere, and beautiful secluded bays. You’ll spend your afternoon swimming and relaxing in either of these stunning areas, with the evening reserved to experience a local restaurant or waterside cafe. (B,L)
Day 7: Bol / Milna – Split Friday
Embrace your last morning cruising the Dalmatian coast as we make our way back to Split. Enjoy your final swim stop in one of Brač island`s secluded bays and then have a lunch while we cruise into Split Harbour in the afternoon. This UNESCO World Heritage city bases the city centre in and around the stunning Diocletian’s Palace, the Roman emperor Diocletian’s retirement palace from 295-305 AD. Stroll through the palace basement filled with market stalls and outside experience the historical architecture of this beautiful palace. See the remnants of Split`s Roman heritage, it`s Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter`s temple, The Peristyle and many other unique sites. Overnight in Split. (B,L)
Day 8: Split Saturday
Disembark after breakfast. (B)

Central Croatia Luxury Cruise reverse itinerary:

show main itinerary
Day 8: Split Saturday *
Disembark after breakfast. (B)
Day 7: Bol / Milna – Split Friday *
Embrace your last morning cruising the Dalmatian coast as we make our way back to Split. Enjoy your final swim stop in one of Brač island`s secluded bays and then have a lunch while we cruise into Split Harbour in the afternoon. This UNESCO World Heritage city bases the city centre in and around the stunning Diocletian’s Palace, the Roman emperor Diocletian’s retirement palace from 295-305 AD. Stroll through the palace basement filled with market stalls and outside experience the historical architecture of this beautiful palace. See the remnants of Split`s Roman heritage, it`s Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter`s temple, The Peristyle and many other unique sites. Overnight in Split. (B,L)
Day 6: Hvar – Bol / Milna Thursday *
Enjoy a relaxing cruise as we sailing towards to our final island destination – the island of Brac where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol – whose pebbles 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. We will either moor up in the port of Bol on the southern side of the island, or in the waterside town of Milna. The island of Brac is famous for its native Mediterranean pine trees, relaxing atmosphere, and beautiful secluded bays. You’ll spend your afternoon swimming and relaxing in either of these stunning areas, with the evening reserved to experience a local restaurant or waterside cafe. (B,L)
Day 5: Vis – Biševo (Blue cave) – Hvar Wednesday *
We will have an early morning cruise towards small island Biševo to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon (entrances to be paid on the spot – approx. 7 EUR). As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this on time. Continue to the island of Hvar, Croatia’s sunniest island with swim stop in one of the secluded bays. Hvar is a favorite holiday destination for international celebrities and yachters; thus, beyond all the glitz and glamour, Hvar town is a charming seaside resort with 8 centuries of architecture waiting to be explored. On a walking tour, breathe in the pinescented breeze, as you absorb vistas of the old town with the picturesque little streets and the first public theatre in Europe. Enjoy some free time to pop into craft shops or cafes, tucked into old Venetian palaces. Your evening is free to explore Hvar on your own. (B,L)
Day 4: Zlarin – Vis Tuesday *
Leaving Zlarin we will have an early morning cruise towards the island of Vis, once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and closed to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Situated on the northern side of the island, Vis has developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban center in Croatia. Upon arrival in town of Vis join the orientational walking tour to visit the remains of the Roman thermal place and views of the beautiful Villae Rusticae situated along the waterfront. Overnight in town Vis. (B,L)
Day 3: Zadar – Kornati National Park – Zlarin Monday *
Morning departure for the Kornati National Park containing more than 140 islands, islets and rocks. Afterwards we continue to Zlarin, a typical small Dalmatian village widely known for tradition of hunting and processing corals, where we will overnight. Tonight enjoy Captain`s dinner on board. (B, L, D)
Day 2: Split – Krka NP National Park – Zadar Sunday *
Depart from Split early in the morning to Primošten with visit of the Krka National Park, with its magnificent waterfalls. Afterwards, coach to Vodice, return to the ship and enjoy lunch, while sailing to Zadar, a city of exceptional history and rich cultural heritage. In the late afternoon, set out on a walking tour of Zadar historical centre and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defense from Turks. 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 and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Your evening is at leisure in town. (B, L)
Day 1: Split embarkation Saturday *
Embarkation starts at 13:00. Get settled, and later join your fellow “sailors” for a Welcome Reception with dinner. (D)
* = Indicative
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Arca Fiumana, the ship servicing Central Croatia Luxury Cruise

Arca Fiumana

M/S Arca Fiumana is a modern deluxe vessel launched in 2017, with maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin and double cabins. All cabins are modern and fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar.

Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors. A fully air-conditioned upper deck  dining room can accommodate all passengers at once, yet offer a great degree of privacy for each guest. There is free wireless internet (Wi-Fi), loudspeakers, audio-system, and a direct telephone communication cabin-bar on board. The kitchen is made in line with the latest HACCP standards. An extension of the restaurant is outdoors, on the covered part of the upper deck, spacious enough for all passengers and tables, chairs and including one public lavatory. To make the most of every swimming opportunity, there is a platform with a ladder for easy access to the water, as well as small swimming pool at the rear of the ship. Electricity on board: 220V.

Arca pool

arca lounge

Cabin layout for Arca Fiumana
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