Blue Water Holidays
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Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Islands of Dalmatia

Discover the impressive World Heritage sites of Sibenik and Dubrovnik, idyllic islands of Hvar and Korcula and traditional village of Ston on this brand new yacht cruise along the stunning Croatian coast. Includes regular swim stops, shore excursions and return flights from the UK

Fly Cruise
7 nights

Small Ship Holiday
  • Trogir
  • Trogir
  • Sibenik
  • Sibenik
  • Korcula
  • Dubrovnik
  • Dubrovnik

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This relaxing cruise showcases the beautiful ports dotted along the Croatian coast and includes refreshing swim stops and the chance to sample local cuisine as you dine ashore in traditional restaurants.

Join your yacht in UNESCO-listed Trogir with its historic town centre and stunning architecture. Enjoy a guided tour before sailing along the beautiful Adriatic coast to Sibenik, overlooked by the majestic Cathedral of St James.

Discover outstanding natural beauty and enjoy a refreshing swim in Krka National Park, renowned for its cascading waterfalls. The island of Hvar with its lavender fields and vineyards is considered one of the most beautiful islands in the world, while the city of Split offers a fusion of Roman and modern architecture.

Enjoy a special excursion to a Stone Masonry School in Pucisca which supports local students and see the sights of enchanting Korcula, the reputed birthplace of famous explorer Marco Polo. The quaint village of Ston is a delight to explore and you'll take part in a wine tasting session, before sailing to Dubrovnik, the Pearl of the Adriatic, with a beautifully-preserved Old Town.

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Islands of Dalmatia 2019 Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Split (Croatia) - Trogir

Fly from Manchester or London to Split where you will be met and transferred to the yacht, Adriatic Princess II in Trogir. Enjoy a warm welcome from the Captain and crew, before settling into your cabin. This evening, take the opportunity to explore the local area. (D)

Day 2 - Trogir - Sibenik

Enjoy a guided tour of picturesque Trogir. Its historic town centre could be described as an outdoor museum. The beautiful medieval streets are lined with Romanesque churches and you'll be able to admire the stunning Renaissance and Baroque architecture. Later, re-join the yacht and sail to Sibenik for a guided tour. The town is home to the UNESCO-listed Cathedral of St James. (B,L)

Day 3 - Skradin - Hvar

A short drive from the charming town of Skradin is the breathtaking Krka National Park which is renowned for its waterfalls including the famous Skradinski Buk falls. In some parts of the park, you are able to swim. Following a tour of the park, rejoin the yacht and enjoy scenic cruising towards Hvar. (B,L)

Day 4 - Hvar - Split

This morning there is a guided tour of Hvar with its stunning lavender fields and vineyards. Terracotta-roofed villas are nestled in the hillsides along with impressive Gothic palaces. Discover the bell towers of the Franciscan Monastery as well as the magnificent St Mark's Church and impressive cathedral of St Stephen. Rejoin the yacht and cruise to Split for a guided tour, during which you'll discover a fascinating mix of architecture. (B,L)

Day 5 - Omis - Pucisca - Korcula

The pretty town of Pucisca is located on the island of Brac and renowned for its white limestone. During an EmeraldPLUS excursion you'll be able to visit a stonemason school which supports local students and produces religious statues and fountains. An optional guided tour of Cetina with a local tasting and boat ride is available. (B,L)

Day 6 - Korcula - Mljet - Slano

This morning, enjoy a guided tour of Korcula town which offers superb medieval architecture, including red-roofed houses and ancient towers. World-traveler Marco Polo is believed to have been born in Korcula. An optional guided tour of Mljet is available. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Slano - Dubrovnik

This morning, there is an EmeraldPlus excursion to Ston which includes a wine tasting. Later, cruise to Dubrovnik and discover the beautiful Old Town with its white limestone streets and magnificent Baroque buildings. This UNESCO World Heritage Site won't disappoint. (B,L)

Day 8 - Dubrovnik - UK

After breakfast, disembark the yacht and transfer the airport for your return flight to Manchester or London. (B)

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Islands of Dalmatia 2020 Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Split (Croatia) - Trogir

Fly from Manchester or London to Split where you will be met and transferred to the yacht, MS Swallor or MS Lastavica in Trogir. Enjoy a warm welcome from the Captain and crew, before settling into your cabin. This evening, take the opportunity to explore the local area. (D)

Day 2 - Trogir - Sibenik

Enjoy a guided tour of picturesque Trogir. Its historic town centre could be described as an outdoor museum. The beautiful medieval streets are lined with Romanesque churches and you'll be able to admire the stunning Renaissance and Baroque architecture. Later, re-join the yacht and sail to Sibenik for a guided tour. The town is home to the UNESCO-listed Cathedral of St James. (B,L)

Day 3 - Skradin - Split

A short drive from the ancient town of Skradin is the breathtaking Krka National Park which is renowned for its waterfalls including the famous Skradinski Buk falls. In some parts of the park, you are able to swim. Following a tour of the park, rejoin the yacht and enjoy scenic cruising towards Split for a guided tour of the largest city on the Adriatic coast. (B,L)

Day 4 - Pučišća – Hvar

Stroll through the charming streets of Pučišća, a unique coastal town on the island of Brac. During an EmeraldPLUS excursion you'll be able to visit a stonemason school which supports local students and produces religious statues and fountains. This afternoon, cruise to the beautiful island of Hvar where terracotta-roofed villas are nestled in the hillsides along with impressive Gothic palaces. Admire the stunning lavender fields and vineyards during a guided tour and discover the bell towers of the Franciscan Monastery as well as the magnificent St Mark's Church and impressive cathedral of St Stephen. (B,L)

Day 5 - Hvar - Korcula

This morning, enjoy a guided tour of Korcula town which offers superb medieval architecture, including red-roofed houses and ancient towers as well as lovely beaches. (B,L)

Day 6 - Korcula - Mljet - Slano

Sail to the picturesque isle of Mljet and admire the pristine beauty of this untouched gem as you explore independently. Alternatively, take a guided tour of Mljet National Park before sailing on to Slano and Ston this afternoon. Discover the city that is known as the gatekeeper of the Pelješac peninsula’s wine empire during a guided tour before enjoying a wine tasting. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Slano - Dubrovnik

This morning, cruise to Dubrovnik and explore the beautiful Old Town with its white limestone streets and magnificent Baroque buildings. This fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site won't disappoint. (B,L)

Day 8 - Dubrovnik - UK

After breakfast, disembark the yacht and transfer the airport for your return flight to Manchester or London. (B)

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night half-board cruise
  • Return flights from Manchester or London
  • Overseas transfers
  • 15 meals (7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 2 dinners)
  • 2 complimentary drinks with every lunch and dinner on board
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • 7 shore excursions with complimentary water
  • 2 EmeraldPLUS activities
  • Swim stops
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Gratuities
  • English-speaking crew and knowledgeable local guides
  • Port charges and airport taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • Optional excursions

Cruise Extensions

  • Zagreb Extension 2019 and 2020: Enjoy a 3-night pre-cruise or post-cruise stay in Zagreb from £400pp. Available on selected departure dates - please contact us for more details
  • Discover Croatia Extension 2019: Enjoy a 7-night post-cruise land tour with highlights including Opatija, Lake Bled and Zagreb from £1225pp. Available on selected departure dates - please contact us for more details
  • Discover Croatia Extension 2020: Enjoy a 8-night post-cruise land tour with highlights including Opatija, Lake Bled, Zagreb and Budapest from £1565pp. Available on selected departure dates - please contact us for more details

Special Features

  • EmeraldPLUS activities
  • - Visit to a stonemason school
  • - Guided tour of Ston with wine tasting
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Map for Islands of Dalmatia
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