Day 1 – SPLIT
Embark on your adventure in Split and enjoy a welcome dinner to settle you on your first evening on board.
Sunday, Day 2 - SPLIT and PLOČE (Mostar excursion)
Early in the morning sail to Ploče and take the coach for an excursion to Mostar with lunch included. Since 2005 the “Old Bridge", as well as the old city of Mostar have been inscribed as a World Heritage by UNESCO. Walkthrough the streets, visit the Turkish house and the mosque. Tonight, enjoy Captain’s dinner and overnight in Ploče.
Monday, Day 3 - PLOČE, MLJET and DUBROVNIK
In the morning head further south to the Island of Mljet, take a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park. Set sail to Dubrovnik with swimming stop if weather permits, enjoy lunch on board. That afternoon, arrive in Dubrovnik and take a guided tour of the historical UNESCO World Heritage site including visits to the Franciscan Monastery’s Pharmacy. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Tuesday, Day 4 - DUBROVNIK and KOTOR (Montenegro)
In the morning we set sail to Kotor. After lunch on board, visit Lovćen Mountain, Njeguši Village and Budva. Travelling by bus up the serpentine Lovćen Hills, enjoy beautiful views of Kotor Bay en route to Njeguši. Stop for a snack of smoked ham and cheese, brandy and wine—all local specialties. Head down the mountains for a panoramic stop above Budva, then continue to Kotor to explore the city that is known as the jewel of Montenegro. Enjoy a guided walking tour including a visit to St Tryphon’s Cathedral. Fee evening in Kotor.
Wednesday, Day 5 - KOTOR, CAVTAT and KORČULA
After breakfast, head to Cavtat after crossing the border back into Croatia. Afternoon arrival at Korčula island, best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Enjoy a guided walking tour of this enchanting town surrounded by walls, which is one of the best-preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Overnight in Korčula with a range of restaurants and bars.
Thursday, Day 6 - KORČULA, BIŠEVO and VIS
Early morning sail to Biševo island to visit the Blue Cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon, weather depending. Cruise towards the island of Vis once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and restricted to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was”. Try some exquisite wine in one of the Vis traditional wineries, visit the remains of the Roman thermal place, City Museum or simply take a walk enjoying the views. Overnight in the port of Vis.
Friday, Day 7 - VIS, HVAR and SPLIT
In the morning head further towards Hvar, the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic, with a swim stop and lunch on board. Afternoon arrival in Hvar town followed by a tour of the town. After the tour set sail towards Split, and join a guided tour of the city, visit the seafront promenade and Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. The historical center of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your evening is free in Split.
Day 8 – HVAR and SPLIT
Disembark and take your transfer to the airport for your flight home.
Itineraries are planned on the previous season and may be subject to change. In the event of any unforeseen circumstances during your cruise, the cruise operators reserve the right to change or alter the planned itinerary.