GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT CRUISE
SPLIT – BOL – HVAR – NATIONAL PARK MLJET – DUBROVNIK CITY WALLS – KORČULA – VIS – BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE – SPLIT
Day 1 Saturday / SPLIT
Brand New Deluxe Superior M/S Sea Swallow will be docked in Split harbour where you can board during the entire day. Welcome meeting will start at 7:00 p.m. where you will be introduced by our Cruise director to the Captain, our crew and of course your future fellow passengers with whom you will spend a week on board.
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. but they can leave luggage on board. Captain will wait for all passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with dinner.
Overnight in Split. (D)
Day 2 Sunday / SPLIT – BOL – HVAR
We start our day with morning departure towards Bol, said to have the best beach for swimming in Croatia named Zlatni Rat. (Golden cape). We will stop in Bol and enjoy this nice Dalmatian town for a walk, or to have a cup of coffee and take a swim till lunch is served on board. After lunch we will continue cruising towards the sunniest island of Croatia – the island of Hvar, along of the many coves and bays on the way. Hvar is one of the most popular, very attractive tourist destinations and a meeting point for the international jet set.
Upon your evening arrival at Hvar, a local English speaking guide will walk you throughout the town introducing you to the history, culture and way of life on this island and explain how lavender was traditionally farmed on the Island of Hvar for centuries. Have an evening in Hvar free on your own to explore and dine around in one of numerous family owned restaurants.
Overnight in Hvar Historical Town. (B,L)
Day 3 Monday / HVAR – NATIONAL PARK MLJET, MLJET ISLAND
After breakfast we will cruise to the Mljet National Park, pass by magnificent shores of the Korčula islands archipelago, with a swim stop along a way. Lunch will be served on board. Upon arrival to the Mljet National Park, you will explore Mljet National Park in the afternoon with included entrance fees, walk around the Great and Small Lake and Islet of St. Mary with its Benedictine Monastery from the 12th century.
We will have Captain’s dinner that evening on board.
Overnight in Mljet National Park. (B,L, Captain’s dinner)
Day 4 Tuesday / CRUISE TO DUBROVNIK CITY WALLS
Morning departure to the historical centre of Dubrovnik, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage site.
We will cruise along Dubrovnik City walls and fortifications and have lunch on board directly in front of the Historical centre where you will have chance to take unforgettable photo of breath-taking Dubrovnik.
After relaxed time in front of the Dubrovnik city walls we will embark to small boat that will take us directly into old city harbour where English speaking guide will wait us and show us the most interesting sights of Dubrovnik.
After city tour you will be left on your own to explore the city, visit City Walls or take the cable car to the top of the Mount Srđ and have intimate farewell dinner. Return scheduled coach transfer will be organize from Pile Gate to the Gruž harbour.
Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B,L)
Day 5 Wednesday / DUBROVNIK – ELAPHITI ISLANDS – KORČULA
After breakfast we will start our pleasant cruise to the Korčula.
On our way we will cruise by magnificent shores of the Elaphiti islands archipelago, to the northwest of Dubrovnik. We shall stop for a swim before lunch and in the afternoon we will arrive in Korčula town, on Korčula Island. Korčula is a city known as a birthplace of Marko Polo, the famous explorer.
Our English speaking guide will do Korčula City tour, and walk us through narrow and cobbled streets of Korčula.
The rest of the evening is free to enjoy dining at one of the local restaurants of your choice.
Overnight in Korčula. (B,L)
Day 6 Thursday / KORČULA – VIS
Morning cruise to Vis Island where we expected to come after lunch with swim stop. Vis is a pearl among Croatian Adriatic islands, left untouched by the development of tourism for so many years – due to its strategic location on the open sea, it served as a military zone for many years.
Beautiful beaches, and preserved nature, ecological agriculture and preserved traditional architecture are unique advantages of this unique Croatian island where we will spend afternoon.
Overnight in Vis Town. (B,L)
Day 7 Friday / VIS – BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE – SPLIT
Morning cruise to Island Bisevo with its Blue cave. The cave has its own natural entrance which is located below sea level, which required that it visitors dive deeply only to resurface into the cave’s mysterious blue depths. This natural phenomenon creates a magical effect of deep blue and shiny silver, mystifying her visitors.
However, sometimes High Waves prevent the entrance to Blue Cave, which is something we shall not know before the morning designated for our visit. If that happens, we can provide an alternative half-day tour of Vis Island with WWII RAF Airport, along with Komiža – a peculiarly beautiful town boasting the longest fishing tradition on East Adriatic. After a relaxed cruise arrival in Split second largest urban centre in Croatia and the seat of the Split and Dalmatia County. It is traditionally considered to be over 1,700 years old. Since 1979 the historic centre of Split has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. The historical and cultural buildings are located inside the walls of the Diocletian’s Palace.
Our English speaking guide will do Split City tour, and walk us through historical Diocletian’s Palace.
Overnight in Split. (B,L)
Optional Friday afternoon farewell excursion to National Park Krka.
The Krka National Park was proclaimed in 1985 and is the seventh National Park in Croatia.
The whole area is rich with vegetation as well as birds and fish. Due to new strong preservation laws, this extraordinary area has been kept in its original pristine state.
Walk through National Park, Skradinski buk waterfall, the longest waterfall on the Krka River, as one of the best known natural beauties of Croatia. Walking part will be ended at The Skradinski buk Ethno Village at Krka National Park recently received the prestigious Golden Flower of Europe award in a competition among several thousand sites. Return by scenic road from Krka to Split, arriving to Split through Golden Door, where we will have orientation Split City tour ending our journey at our ship.
Reservations and payment on the spot.
English speaking guide, Return transfer, Entrance fee to Krka National Park, Split city tour, Wireless headset system for excursion. Note: Walking over cobblestone streets, uneven surfaces and slopes, recommend comfortable walking shoes.
Day 8 Saturday / SPLIT
It is time to say farewell to all your new friends after having breakfast. (B)
* Legend: B- breakfast, L- lunch, D – dinner
|Departure dates & cabin types||27 July 3, 10, 17, 24 August 28 September|
|1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June |
6, 13, 20 July
7, 14, 21 September
|Standard cabin||1.190 €||1.590 €|
|Main deck cabin||1.590 €||1.890 €|
|Solo use cabin supplement (on request)||+75%||+75%|
|3rd adult sharing a Standard cabin||-30%||-30%|
|Child ( age 3-11,99 years) sharing a Standard cabin with 2 adults||-50%||-50%|
|Child ( age 3-11,99 years) in twin with 1 adult||-20%||-20%|
M/S SEA SWALLOW 2019 , Eur per person/week
Departure dates 2019, Saturdays from Split
RATES DO NOT INCLUDE:
Upon confirmation of reservation a 300 EUR deposit per person is required (non-refundable) and balance payment to be paid 60 days before arrival.