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Ally

I first traveled to France as a child for my uncle’s wedding. I’ve been enthralled with Europe’s bustling cities, charming villages, and picturesque landscapes ever since, returning as often as I can. I’d love to help you fall in love, too.

Ally

Croatia Specialist

(+1) 844 879 7838

Overview

  • from $2,690 PP
  • 10 Nights
  • Private Land Tour & Cruise
  • May - Oct
  • Easy
  • 10hrs from NYC

Highlights

Enjoy the ultimate small-ship cruise for history buffs, foodies and nature lovers, which  begins with a fascinating guided tour through 1,700 years of history in the 4th-century Diocletian’s Palace. Sail from this ancient city along the Southern Dalmatian coast, experiencing renowned destinations and lesser-known island jewels, tasting all sorts of mouthwatering gastronomic delights in between.

Enjoy the delights of the spectacular Krka Waterfalls National Park as well as an optional day trip to nearby mesmerizing Montenegro.

Visit one of the country’s most beautiful beaches, Zlatni Rat on Bol, go wine tasting on the jet-setting island of Hvar, sample oysters on a medieval tour of Ston and cap off the adventure with a walk atop Dubrovnik’s scenic walls for a view of the endless red-tiled rooms and the turquoise Adriatic beyond.

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At A Glance

  • Days 1/3
    • Split

      • Private hotel transfer.
      • Private tour of Krka Waterfalls National park.
      • Private transfer to the ship.
      • Guided tour of Split and Welcome Dinner.
  • Day 4
    • Trogir

      • Guided tour of Trogir.
  • Day 5
    • Bol and Hvar

      • Visit Bol in Brac & Zlatni Rat beach.
      • Wine tasting experience at a family-run winery.
  • Day 6
    • Vis

      • Visit the quaint & beautiful island of Vis.
  • Day 7
    • Korcula

      • OPTIONAL: Experience the magical Blue Cave.
      • Guided walking tour of medieval Korcula.
  • Day 8
    • Mljet National Park and Slano

      • Visit stunning Mljet National Park.
      • Oyster tasting in Ston.
      • Captain's Dinner.
  • Days 9/10
    • Dubrovnik

      • Tour of breathtaking Dubrovnik.
      • OPTIONAL: Montenegro trip.
  • Day 11
    • Departure from Dubrovnik

      • Private transfer to Dubrovnik airport.
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    Day by Day Itinerary

    Day 1 Split

    Arrival into Split Airport where our private driver will be waiting to drive you to your luxury hotel in Split Old Town.

    Having checked in and freshened up, enjoy the afternoon exploring the beautiful Diocletian Palace at your leisure and enjoy an alfresco dinner soaking up the wonderful old town atmosphere.

    • Excursions Included N/A
    • Meals Included N/A

    Day 2 Krka National Park

    Krka National Park, Croatia

    After spending the night in Split, private transfer will bring you to Krka National Park for a guided tour. Some of the most photogenic waterfalls in Croatia can be found in this park, including famous Skradinski Buk which is framed by traditional watermills. It’s actually not one, but 17 falls stretching up to 328 feet wide and plunging 164 feet down into serene turquoise pools. A tour will bring you along the meandering paths to get a closeup look at the stunning cascades, as well as the abundant fauna and flora.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of Krka National Park
    • Meals Included Breakfast

    Day 3 Split

    Split, Croatia

    Morning at leisure followed by a  transfer to our deluxe ship docked in Split harbor for arrival drinks and snacks. Next, enjoy a fascinating look at what’s within the walls of Split’s historic center. Join our local guide after breakfast for a walk through the labyrinth of streets and alleyways, much of which is covered by Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace which includes some of the most well-preserved Roman monuments and buildings in the world. You’ll also notice influences by the Greeks and Venetians. Return to the ship for a Welcome Dinner onboard.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of Split
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Welcome Dinner

    Day 4 Trogir

    Trogir, Croatia

    We set sail whilst guests are enjoying breakfast towards the beautiful Old Town of Trogir. Before our arrival though it’s time for your first swim stop of this trip in a quiet secluded bay. You will enjoy lunch on board before arriving in Trogir and docking directly in the town’s picturesque harbor. Enjoy the afternoon exploring this wonderful UNESCO-listed town which is often compared to Venice with its medieval streets, magnificently preserved castle, and beautiful marina.

    • Excursions Included Guide tour of Trogir
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    Day 5 Bol and Hvar

    Hvar, Croatia

    As we depart from the charming town of Trogir we cruise to Bol, home of one of Europe’s most beautiful beaches, Zlati Rat, you can wander through town or enjoy a refreshing swim before returning to the ship for lunch. As we journey to Hvar, soak up the sun and the sights that include secluded coves and glistening bays. On arrival, enjoy a wine-tasting tour at a very sought-after family winery in Jelsa, a small and charming town on the island. Overnight in the port.

    • Excursions Included Wine tasting in Hvar
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    Day 6 Pakleni Islands and Vis

    Pakleni

    Early morning we cruise through the beautiful Pakleni Islands which are known for their stunning bays and crystal-clear coves. The captain will dock in one of these coves for an extended swim stop giving guests time to sample some of the water toys on board the boat. After lunch, we continue to sail to Vis to experience the ‘Mediterranean as it once was,’ having been virtually cut off from civilization for four decades as an important Yugoslav military base. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure to meander through its tranquil streets.

    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    Day 7 Blue Cave and Korcula

    Blue Cave, Bisevo

    First, we’ll stop to experience the magical Blue Cave on Bisevo Island, famous for its remarkable natural phenomenon that when conditions are right, illuminates the sea grotto with an almost other-worldly aquamarine glow, thanks to sunlight that reflects from the white sandy bottom. (Weather permitting). We head on to the striking island of Korcula, which is best known as the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Relax and admire the stunning secluded bays en route. The afternoon arrival in Korcula is followed by a guided walking tour of this charming Old Town.

    • Excursions Included Entrance to the Blue Cave (entrance fee payable locally), Guided tour of Korcula
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    Day 8 Mljet National Park and Slano

    Mljet

    We set sail for the tranquil and stunning Mljet National Park. On arrival, enjoy free time at leisure to stroll to the famous salt lakes, situated in the heart of the park. After lunch, we sail on to the charming village of Slano, situated on the mainland. It is a peaceful traditional fishermen’s village and the entrance point to Ston, another small fortified village that is famous for its oysters. After exploring the town’s medieval ramparts and famous Ston Walls, we will take you to an oyster farm, where you will have the opportunity to sample delicious fresh oysters and mussels. The evening is reserved for the Captain’s Farewell Dinner on board, with live music and entertainment.

    • Excursions Included Entrance to Mljet National Park, Fresh oyster and mussels tasting experience in Ston
    • Meals Included Breakfast, Lunch and Captain's Dinner

    Day 9 Dubrovnik

    Dubrovnik old town

    On the final day of your cruise, we will depart early to Dubrovnik. The ancient city boasts many historical buildings that date back to the time of the old Dubrovnik Republic. We will take a cruise along the walls of the old Dubrovnik city center. You will join a guided walking tour of this magnificent city with an expert local guide with free time to explore the old town at your leisure afterward. Tonight we suggest you enjoy a delicious meal in one of a wonderful array of excellent restaurants available within the city walls.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of Dubrovnik
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    Day 10 Optional Montenegro trip or day of leisure

    Kotor, Montenegro

    You have two great options to choose from, a day of leisure exploring Dubrovnik, perhaps taking a walk atop its ancient walls which brings views of the Old City, the Adriatic, and neighboring islands, or riding the cable car to the top of Mt. Srd for a bird’s-eye view over it all before getting a more closeup look at the sights. Or, take an optional guided tour of Montenegro that visits the medieval Old Town of Kotor, surrounded by centuries-old stone walls that stretch 2.5 miles long, and the famous Our Lady of the rocks in Perast.

    • Optional Excursion Guided tour of Montenegro
    • Meals Included Breakfast

    Day 11 Departure from Dubrovnik

    Dubrovnik Old Town, Croatia

    The tour comes to an end today, so be sure to have your bags ready to take private transfer this morning to Dubrovnik airport for your onward flight home. If you’d prefer to stay longer, contact our travel experts to see about having your hotel stay extended, or perhaps you might want to continue your adventure elsewhere. Either way, they’ll be happy to help with your plans to explore the Mediterranean, or perhaps even beyond. If that’s not an option, we’d be happy to have you on a future trip.

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

      Want to extend your trip?

      If you are looking to extend your stay in Croatia or equally visit another European destination on your trip, then please speak to our travel experts as we can create you a bespoke itinerary to suit your needs.

    Our Cruise Ships

    My Wish - Unforgettable Croatia

    MS My Wish

    A brand-new deluxe ship for the 2020 cruising season, the MS My Wish offers a luxurious, intimate sailing experience for exploring some of the best Croatia has to offer from its magnificent medieval cities to gem-like islands. Her smaller, yacht-like size means she can navigate narrow waterways and make berth in ports that larger vessels can’t – with a smaller passenger to crew ratio and experienced, friendly staff, a highly personal excursion with exceptional service is just about guaranteed.

    Infinity, Unforgettable Croatia

    MV Infinity

    Launched in 2016, the MV Infinity is one of the finest and most sought-after small cruise ship in Croatia. With a capacity of 38 guests, it was the first small cruise ship to offer VIP cabins with private balconies perfect for admiring the idyllic Dalmatian coast islands.

    What’s Included

    • 7 Night Deluxe Split to Dubrovnik cruise in a choice of cabin
    • Daily buffet breakfast and three-course lunches with fresh fruit
    • 3 Course welcome reception dinner
    • 3 Course Captain’s evening dinner with live entertainment
    • Complimentary filtered water, tea and coffee throughout
    • Oyster farm tour with fresh oyster and mussel tasting experience
    • Wine tasting at a highly sought after family winery in Hvar
    • Guided walking tours of towns: Dubrovnik, Korcula, Trogir and Split
    • One-way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Old town Dubrovnik for sightseeing
    • Entrance to Mljet National Park
    • Daily swim stops while on the cruise
    • Professional English-speaking cruise manager
    • Luggage handling and daily cabin service
    • Free WiFi on board
    • 2 nights in a 4 or 5 star hotel in Split, 1 night in Dubrovnik, on a bed & breakfast basis
    • Private guided tour of Krka Waterfalls National Park
    • Private return transfers between the airport, ship and hotels

    What's Not Included

    • Return flights to Croatia
    • Gratuities
    • Port taxes of €60 per person
    • We strongly advise all guests purchase comprehensive travel insurance
    • Price based on double occupancy in a double or twin room. Single Supplement in lower deck cabins of 60-80%

    Departure Dates

    Please select your year of departure.

    2023

    • May

      May 04, 2023May 11, 2023May 18, 2023May 25, 2023
    • Jun

      Jun 01, 2023Jun 08, 2023Jun 15, 2023Jun 22, 2023Jun 29, 2023
    • Jul

      Jul 06, 2023Jul 13, 2023Jul 20, 2023Jul 27, 2023
    • Aug

      Aug 03, 2023Aug 10, 2023Aug 17, 2023Aug 24, 2023Aug 31, 2023
    • Sep

      Sep 07, 2023Sep 14, 2023Sep 21, 2023Sep 28, 2023
    • Oct

      Oct 05, 2023Oct 12, 2023

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    Why book with Unforgettable Croatia Co.

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      From the moment you book your trip, we are on hand 24/7 to assist you throughout your journey. With regional offices around the world, we have ground logistics teams on hand to help you every step of the way.

     

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