VENICE – BRIJUNI ISLANDS – PULA – ZADAR – ŠIBENIK – SPLIT – KORČULA – KOTOR – DUBROVNIK
DAY 1: VENICE, WELCOME (WD)
Check in starts from 1:00 pm. In case your flight arrives earlier, let us take care of your luggage so you can enjoy the fabulous “City of Canals” unencumbered till the check in time. Around 4:00 pm we will start our amazing day with a sightseeing tour of Venice, where you will visit emblematic monuments of Venice: the Doge´s Palace and St. Mark`s basilica. Get settled and join the welcome reception onboard at 07:30 pm. The captain will be waiting to receive all passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with cold dinner. Overnight in Venice.
DAY 2: VENICE – BRIJUNI ISLANDS – PULA (B, L, CD)
Early in the morning we set sail for the largest town on the Istrian peninsula. On the way to Pula you can enjoy the sights and sounds of a relaxing morning of sailing on the Adriatic and a visit to the Brijuni National Park after lunch onboard. After the sightseeing tour of Brijuni we will proceed to Pula, known for its multitude of ancient Roman buildings, the most famous of which is the Pula Arena, one of the best preserved Roman amphitheaters amphitheaters in the world. In the evening, enjoy the Captain’s dinner on board. Overnight in Pula.
DAY 3: PULA – ZADAR (B, L)
We depart Pula in the morning and continue our journey south towards Zadar, the oldest continually inhabited city in Croatia, situated in the center of the Croatian Adriatic, and chock full of historical and cultural monuments. After a morning of sailing full of beautiful sights and lunch on board in the afternoon, we will enter the port of Zadar. Enjoy the experience of a walking tour with your local guide who will introduce you to Zadar’s rich history and the plethora of monuments and hidden corners it has to offer. Overnight in Zadar.
DAY 4: ZADAR – ŠIBENIK – SPLIT (B,L)
From Zadar we set sail towards Šibenik and the Krka National Park, one of the fabled jewels of Croatia’s natural beauty. In Šibenik you will enjoy a sightseeing tour of its beautiful ancient streets with the exquisite St. James Cathedral, one of the most important architectural monuments of the Renaissance in Croatia. After the tour you will be taken by bus on a short hop to the Krka National Park to cool off by the crystal-clear waterfalls of the Krka river. After the visit to the Krka National park there will be a short bus ride to Split where we reunite with our ship and are free to enjoy the evening in Split. Lunch on board. Overnight in Split
DAY 5: SPLIT – KORČULA (B,L)
Early in the morning, before the heat of the day, you can enjoy a sightseeing tour of Split after which we set sail for the island of Korčula, rich in vineyards, olive groves and small villages with numerous bays and coves. Swim stop in one of the peaceful bays, perfect to enjoy the beautiful atmosphere of the unspoiled nature, lush vegetation and crystal-clear sea sea. Lunch on board. Afternoon arrival to Korčula. This medieval ‘’little Dubrovnik’’, said to be the birthplace of Marco Polo, has an ancient atmosphere which we will enjoy getting to know on an interesting tour along its winding streets. After the tour, make the best of some free time and sip a glass of local wine or coffee at an outdoor cafe, take a dip in the sea or just continue walking the streets. Overnight in Korčula.
DAY 6: KORČULA – KOTOR (B,L)
In the morning we depart Korčula and set sail for the fabled bay of Kotor in Montenegro. Truly one of the jewels of the Adriatic and you will have the privilege of seeing it from the best possible vantage point, the deck of a sailing ship. Upon arrival to Kotor we will be transfer to small tour boats waiting for us to take us on a scenic tour of the bay of Kotor and to visit the ancient and UNESCO Heritage protected town of Perast with its Church of the Lady of the Rocks, situated on a tiny islet just in front of Perast. You will then have the evening free to enjoy all that Kotor has to offer. Overnight in Kotor.
DAY 7: KOTOR – DUBROVNIK (B,L)
In the morning we set sail north and back to Croatia towards our final destination, the jewel that is Dubrovnik, with plenty of time for swimming along the way. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik we join a guided tour of the Old Town. After the tour of this marvelous and stunningly intact walled city on the Adriatic Coast, you will have the opportunity to experience the best things this town has to offer at your own pace. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
DAY 8: DUBROVNIK (B)
After breakfast, it’s time to disembark. Transfer to airport.
*Route is possible in reverse, from Dubrovnik to Venice
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