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Overview

This 8-day, the 7-night cruise is an enchanting adventure you won’t soon forget. Enjoy an intimate, authentic experience on a chic vessel with high-end amenities, complete with air-conditioned, en-suite cabins. Discover hand-selected coastal cities and spectacular islands as you cruise from romantic Dubrovnik to the 3,000-year-old city of Zadar. You’ll visit stunning national parks, island-hop to Brac, Hvar, Korcula, and Mljet, with visits to ancient Trogir and medieval Sibenik included too. Look forward to lots of mouthwatering Dalmatian cuisine on a journey that may be the very best way to experience more of Croatia, without the need to continually pack and repack your bags.

  • From $1,914from $1,487 Per Person
  • 8 Days
  • Breakfast & Lunch
  • Deluxe
  • Dubrovnik
  • Zadar
  • MS Premier

    SPECIAL OFFER

    Save 30% on this beautiful Dubrovnik to Zadar cruise on board a stunning 2021 built ship with private balconies.  

    Available departure dates are:

    June 11th, 2022

    July 9th & 23rd, 2022

    August 6th & 20th, 2022

    The price shown is based on a lower deck cabin.  The upper deck cabins with private balconies may be available at an extra supplement.

    Flights from the UK can be arranged by our team at a supplement.

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Zadar to Dubrovnik

Highlights

  • Luxury 7-night cruise from Dubrovnik to Zadar
  • Spacious cabins with TVs and private bathrooms
  • Hand-selected city and island destinations
  • Expert, locally led walking tours in Dubrovnik, Korcula, Hvar, Split, and Zadar
  • Tours in two beautiful national parks
  • Breakfast provided daily plus six lunches
  • Two dinners onboard
  • Evenings free to sample Dalmatian cuisine and fine local wines in traditional eateries
  • Inspiring, experienced cruise manager to ensure an exceptional experience
  • Arrival and departure airport/hotel transfers

Itinerary

DAY 1 DUBROVNIK

Dubrovnik

Your unforgettable cruising adventure starts with your arrival transfer from Dubrovnik Airport to Gruz Harbor where your ship awaits. Embarkation is at noon – get settled into your cabin, relax and enjoy the ship’s facilities, or head out for a preview of one of Croatia’s most popular cities. There are plenty of beaches to enjoy if you want to simply unwind and soak up the scenery. Be back in time for this evening’s welcome reception, with introductions to the captain and crew, and time to get to know your fellow passengers. A delicious dinner will follow, with the rest of the evening all yours.

  • Excursions Included: N/A
  • Meals Included: Welcome Dinner

DAY 2 DUBROVNIK - MLJET NATIONAL PARK - KORCULA

Mljet National Park

Before we begin sailing, you’ll join a local guide for a walking tour of medieval Dubrovnik. Stroll the limestone-paved streets where you’ll be mesmerized by sights like Rector’s Palace, one of the most important and magnificent buildings of the old Dubrovnik Republic, and one of Europe’s oldest still active pharmacies dating to 1317. Afterwards, your cruise officially begins with a visit to the emerald island of Mljet, densely forested with a national park featuring stunning saltwater lakes. Overnight at the fairytale-like Old Town of Korcula, a walled city sometimes referred to as “mini-Dubrovnik” with time to explore and enjoy dinner on your own.

  • Excursions Included: Guided walking tours of Dubrovnik and Mljet National Park
  • Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

DAY 3 KORCULA - HVAR

Korcula

Start the day with a guided walking tour of Old Town Korcula, ascending the grand staircase that leads to Revelin Tower, and the southern entrance. Once inside the historic center, visit the Cathedral of St. Mark as your guide reveals the story of explorer Marco Polo in his very birthplace. Next, set sail for sunny Hvar, known for its glitz and glamour, popular among the international jet-set crowd. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Hvar Town, including Europe’s oldest public theater which opened its doors in 1612, along with many impressive Venetian buildings. The evening is yours to enjoy one of the many world-class restaurants.

  • Excursions Included: Guided walking tours of Korcula and Hvar
  • Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

DAY 4 HVAR - BOL - SPLIT

Split

The first stop on the agenda today is at the small town of Bol on Brac Island. Here you’ll get to experience what’s widely regarded as Croatia’s most beautiful beach, Zlatni Rat, also called the Golden Horn for its unique shape that changes positions with the tides and the winds. Cruising on to Split, you’ll enjoy a walking tour through the UNESCO-listed 4th-century Diocletian’s Palace. A vast maze-like complex that’s like stepping back in time, with some of the world’s most well-preserved Roman buildings. Enjoy the evening at your leisure, browsing the many shops, galleries, bars, and restaurants enclosed within the atmospheric medieval walls.

  • Excursions Included: Guided walking tour of Split
  • Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

DAY 5 SPLIT - TROGIR - SIBENIK

Trogir

Sailing on to the medieval, UNESCO-listed city of Trogir, enjoy time on your own to visit sights like one of the country’s finest examples of sacral architecture, the Cathedral of St. Lawrence, and the magnificently preserved Kamerlengo Castle. Continuing to Sibenik, upon arrival you’ll take a walking tour to explore this ancient city settled over 1,000 years ago. Gaze up at the largest and most important architectural monument of the Renaissance in Croatia, St. James Cathedral, and many other impressive landmarks with the evening yours to do as you wish. Perhaps explore more of Sibenik or simply relax on board the ship.

  • Excursions Included: N/A
  • Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

DAY 6 SIBENIK - KRKA & KORNATI NATIONAL PARKS- SALI

Kornati National Park

With two national parks near Sibenik, we’ll take advantage of the location to explore both Krka and Kornati. Krka is famous for its breathtaking waterfalls while Kornati is made up of more than 140 dazzling islands and islets that are surrounded by transparent turquoise waters. We’ll anchor in the small village of Sali on the island of Dugi otok, with the special Captain’s Dinner hosted onboard this evening, complemented with live entertainment. It’s sure to be a highlight of your cruise bringing the opportunity to have a good time with your fellow passengers, many of whom have probably become new friends.

  • Excursions Included: Guided walking tours of Krka and Kornati National Parks
  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment

DAY 7 SALI - ZADAR

Zadar

Today we reach the final destination of your memorable journey, but first, we’ll stop for a swim. We’ll arrive at the 3,000-year-old walled city of Zadar this afternoon and you’ll get to disembark for a walking tour of the UNESCO-listed historical center. Discover the 16th-century defensive walls and many iconic landmarks like Zadar Cathedral, the largest in Dalmatia, the 1st-century BC Roman forum, and the unusual circular Byzantine-style Church of St. Donatus with roots dating to the 9th-century, all while learning the history behind them. Your tour is capped off with a traditional maraschino liqueur tasting, with your evening free to enjoy as you wish.

  • Excursions Included: Guided walking tour of Zadar
  • Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

DAY 8 DEPARTURE

Zadar

As they say, all good things must come to an end. While we hate to say goodbye, departure day has arrived. Enjoy one final breakfast with time for farewells to your fellow passengers and the crew. Be sure your bags are packed and ready for transfer to Zadar’s airport or your local hotel if you’d like to extend your time here. With many alluring destinations to explore nearby, if you aren’t ready for the fun to end, our travel experts can help. Otherwise, we wish you safe travels and hope to see you again on another unforgettable escape.

  • Excursions Included: N/A
  • Meals Included: Breakfast

What's Included

  • 7-night small-ship cruise from Zadar to Dubrovnik
  • Sail on a yacht-like vessel with accommodation in spacious en-suite cabins
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Daily breakfasts
  • Six three-course lunches
  • Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment
  • Filtered water onboard daily
  • Complimentary coffee and tea onboard daily
  • Dedicated cruise manager throughout
  • Inspiring walking tours led by local guides in Zadar, Split, Hvar, Korcula, and Dubrovnik
  • Entrance fees and guided tours in Mljet and Krka national parks
  • Entrance fee to Kornati National Park
  • Entrance fees to Franciscan Monastery pharmacy, Diocletian’s Palace and St. Donatus Church
  • Tasting of maraschino liqueur in Zadar
  • Onboard talks
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • Baggage handling

What's Not Included

  • Drinks on board the ship
  • Port taxes of EUR35 per person

Your Ship

MS Premier

MS PREMIER

The MS Premier is a brand new ship for 2020. She’s 164-feet-long, 27-feet-wide and can accommodate up to 36 passengers in 18 spacious, en-suite cabins with modern amenities. A 5-star vessel, she’s just the right size for a more intimate sailing experience that allows for access through narrow waterways, into small ports and the hearts of medieval towns.

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Departure Dates

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2022

  • Jun

    Jun 11, 2022
  • Jul

    Jul 09, 2022Jul 23, 2022
  • Aug

    Aug 06, 2022Aug 20, 2022

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