10 DAYS - 2018 Croatia & Adriatic Cruise with M/S Karizma

10 DAYS - 2018 Croatia & Adriatic Cruise with M/S Karizma

    Croatia & Adriatic Cruise – M/S Karizma

    Zagreb-Plitvice Lakes-Zadar-Sali-Sibenik-Trogir-Split-Bol-Hvar-Korcula-Mljet-Dubrovnik                                                                                                                                                     
    10 days/09 nights, Zagreb/Dubrovnik

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day 01              Arrive Zagreb                                                                         

You will be met and transferred to your hotel with plenty of time to relax before meeting your travel companions. D

day 02              Zagreb                                                                                     

A morning sightseeing tour will take you through the historic Upper Town. See St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is yours to explore the winding streets of the old town at your own pace or perhaps take an optional excursion into the countryside. B

day 03              Zagreb-Plitvice Lakes-Zadar                                                                         

Head south for a visit to magnificent Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder with its 16 terraced lakes surrounded by forested mountains and lush vegetation. A walking tour takes you around several of the lower lakes. Continue on to Zadar and the port to embark on your boat. Later, gather with your fellow “sailors” for a Welcome Reception on board followed by dinner. BD

day 04               Zadar-Sali                                                                               

Zadar’s historical centre is a pedestrian zone, perfect to explore on foot. Set out on a walking tour and admire the 16th-century walls built in by Venetians as a defence from the Turks. On to see the 16th century Port Gate where the Venetian lion still stands guard over the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St. Donat, the Roman Forum (1st century BC) and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. Returning to the boat, enjoy lunch as you sail to Sali. Explore the town tonight, and have dinner on your own in one of the restaurants. BL

day 05              Sali-Sibenik                                                                             

Take in the scenic natural beauty of two National Parks today. Start in Kornati, home to more than 140 islands with numerous coves and crystal clear waters. Stop for a swim during your lunchtime cruise. Next is Krka, with its breathtaking waterfalls. After your visit here, coach to Sibenik where your yacht is anchored. Your evening is at leisure in town. BL

day 06              Sibenik-Trogir-Split                                                                

Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Sail through lunch arriving in the UNESCO-listed city Trogir and time at leisure. Late afternoon depart to Split also a UNESCO city.  Walking tour of the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. BL

day 07              Split-Bol-Hvar                                                                                  

Stop in Bol home to one of the best beaches in Croatia, the Golden Horn. It is a vast, golden pebble beach some 580 yards long. It is quite unique as it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Continue sailing to the island of Hvar with unique cultural and historical heritage. Enjoy a tour of Hvar, the town boasts the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s Theatre in the UK), on to the Franciscan Monastery and many more historic sights. Evening in Hvar is time at leisure to explore and dine at one of the many local family owned restaurants. BL

day 08              Hvar-Korcula-Mljet                                                                  

Relax on deck as you sail to Korcula, early afternoon arrival in the port. Lunch on board. Korcula is the acclaimed birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Walking tour will take you through narrow, cobbled streets and will include visit to the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St Mark. Continue sailing to the Island Mljet where you will enjoy a afternoon tour of Mijet National Park, this lovely island is supposedly a favourite holiday spot of the Greek hero Ulysses. Tonight enjoy captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board.  BLD

day 09               Mljet-Dubrovnik                                                                               

In the morning sail to Dubrovnik the pearl of Adriatic, famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage. On our walking tour of the old Dubrovnik we visit the Rector’s Palace, and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. The remainder of the day is free for discovery.   BL

day 10              Dubrovnik Departure

After breakfast disembark and transferred to Dubrovnik airport for your flight home. B

 

Inclusions: 7 nights in twin share cabin with private facilities on the M/S princess Aloha or M/S Karizma, first class hotels, service charges, taxes, arrival and departure transfers, breakfast daily, six lunches, two dinners including wine, beer and soft drinks on cruise, professional cruise manager, porterage 1 piece luggage pp, welcome reception, taxes, service charges.

Sightseeing:  Zagreb- Cathedral, Plitvice Lakes-National Park, Zadar-St Donat, St Anastasia Cathedral, Kornati-National Park, Krka-National Park, Split-Diocletian’s Palace. Hotels: Zagreb-Westin.