Blue Water Holidays
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
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

Venice to the Adriatic and Greece

Uncover ancient civilisations on this 7-night cruise across the Adriatic Sea to Croatia's dramatic Dalmatian coast, Montenegro and the stunning Greek Islands. Includes return flights from the UK and shore excursions

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £2490pp

Mid size Ship Holiday
  • Venice
  • Split
  • Dubrovnik
  • Kotor
  • Corfu
  • Olympia
  • Athens

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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Save £500pp PLUS free gratuities! Applies to Aug 2019 departures onwards. Book by 30 Sep 2019

Venice to the Adriatic and Greece Special Offer

Cruise from Venice along the picturesque Adriatic coast to discover the historic architecture and medieval towns of the Eastern Mediterranean.

After an overnight stop in the beautiful city of Venice sail to the walled cities of Split, home to the Palace of Diocletian, and 12th-century Dubrovnik then explore the well-preserved medieval centre of Kotor which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Spend a full day on the beautiful island of Corfu with its traditional pastel houses, discover the legendary city of Olympia, birthplace of the Olympic Games then arrive in ancient Athens, home to the Temple of Zeus and famous Acropolis.

RV323 Operated by Viking Ocean Cruises

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Venice to the Adriatic and Greece Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Venice (Italy)

Fly from the UK and embark Viking Star in Venice. Choose from an optional nighttime gondola ride along the Grand Canal, an opera performance at the Palazzo Zeno, a private visit to the Renaissance-style Palazzo Nani Bernado and a trip to historic Padua.

Day 2 - Venice

Explore central Venice on a leisurely cruise past magnificent waterside palazzos and narrow canals, followed by a guided walk to beautiful St Mark's Square. There will be time to explore the city's highlights at leisure, including St Mark's Basilica and the Doge's Palace. Optional tours include an excursion to the beautiful islands of Murano and Burano, a guided visit to the hidden passages of the Doge's Palace, a visit to a Venetian carnival workshop and a trip to see the spectacular art collection in the Rezzonico Palace.

Day 3 - Split (Croatia)

Wander through the centre of Split, a city that is built around the Diocletian Palace, on a guided tour of the historic quarter, passing pre-Romanesque churches and Gothic chapels. Alternatively, drive through the Croatian countryside and cruise down the Cetina river, see the picturesque waterfalls and Dubrava Falconry Centre at Krka National Park or journey to the sacred pilgrimage site of Medjugorje. Perhaps explore Croatia in more depth with a trip to the coastal town of Trogir and the ancient site of Salona.

Day 4 - Dubrovnik

Explore the walled city of Dubrovnik with its bright terracotta-roofed buildings and baroque and renaissance spires. An included tour takes you high up with magnificent views of the city before exploring the city on foot along the marbled main street to the Dominican monastery. Alternatively enjoy panoramic views on a cable car ride. Food lovers can enjoy dinner at a family-owned vineyard, join the ship's Executive Chef on a visit to local market then help him prepare a regional dish back on board, or take a food-tasting trip along the coast to sample locally made cheese, ham, oils and wine followed by a cruise to the oyster and mussel beds in Ston, Croatia's oyster capital.

Day 5 - Kotor (Montenegro)

Kotor's city walls enclose a well-preserved medieval centre, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk through the medieval streets on a guided tour to the Cathedral of Saint Tryphon, built in 1166. See the effects of an earthquake in the town and visit the Maritime Museum to discover the area's history. Optional tours include a scenic cruise through the stunning Kotor Bay, an unforgettable evening concert on the Island of Our Lady of the Rocks and a 4x4 off-road journey to Lovcen National Park for amazing seaside and mountain views.

Day 6 - Corfu (Greece)

Enjoy a full day on the stunning island of Corfu, with its pastel houses and white sandy beaches. Today's guided tour includes a drive to Kanoni with a photo stop to admire Mouse Island and the spectacular Vlacherna Monastery. Continue along the coastline to the UNESCO Site of the Old Town, and discover one of Europe's largest public squares, the Esplanade. Explore the island's spectacular natural landscapes on optional tours by boat, 4x4 vehicle or mountain bike, or choose from trips including a visit to a local winery, a fun cooking lesson and a tour of Achilleion Palace with its Italian terraced garden.

Day 7 - Katakolon, Olympia

The Greek port of Katakolon is the gateway to the legendary city of Olympia, birthplace of the Olympic Games. Discover the city's ruins, including the Palaestra and Gymnasium and learn about the city's first Olympic Games at the museum. Perhaps join the visit to the Magna Grecia estate for wine and olive oil tasting or take part in a Greek cookery demonstration.

Day 8 - Athens - UK

Disembark Viking Star in Athens and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board accommodation on Viking Star
  • Return flights from the UK
  • Overseas transfers
  • Complimentary shore excursion in every port with a wide choice of optional extra excursions available
  • House wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Choice of dining options from casual to private dining and al fresco dining
  • 24-hour room service
  • Tea and coffee available 24 hours
  • Wi-fi throughout the ship
  • Gratuities on Aug 2019 departures onwards
  • All port charges and government taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Gratuities on Apr and Jun 2019 departures

Cruise Extensions

  • Venice Extension Enjoy a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Venice. From £489pp, please contact us for more details
  • Tuscany, Florence & Siena Extension Enjoy a 3-night pre-cruise stay in Tuscany, Florence & Siena. From £905pp, please contact us for more details
  • Athens Extension Enjoy a 2-night post-cruise stay in Athens. From £349pp, please contact us for more details
  • Classic Greece Extension Enjoy a 4-night post-cruise stay in Athens. From £699pp, please contact us for more details
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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • August
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  • May
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  • March
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