Itinerary + Map

Day 1 Dubrovnik
Welcome to Dubrovnik! Your journey starts at 17.00hrs with a guided city tour of the Old Town, virtually unchanged since the 13th century, with a walk along the Stradun, the city’s main thoroughfare. Followed by an optional cable car ride up to the Srd Mountain for spectacular views. The evening is at leisure for you to enjoy this magical city.

Day 2 Dubrovnik - Sipan / Trstenik
A late morning departure allows for a little further exploration of Dubrovnik. Depart for the island of Sipan, one of the small, unspoilt Elaphite Islands, or Trstenik on the Peljesac Peninsula, both beautiful spots to enjoy an afternoon of swimming, snorkelling, and sunbathing. This evening gather for the Captain's dinner onboard.

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3 Sipan / Trstenik – Korcula
After breakfast, depart for Korcula, the birthplace of Marco Polo featuring historic medieval architecture. On arrival in the late afternoon, you can join an optional guided walking tour to discover this small town with its fortress and impressive city walls. The town and island itself are renowned for having more legends, stories, and monuments than anywhere else on the Dalmatian coast. The evening is free for you to explore at your leisure and dine in one of the many konobas.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 4 Korcula - Hvar
Early departure towards the Pakleni Islands to enjoy a swim stop before lunch. In the late afternoon, you arrive in the lively port of Hvar Town on the island of Hvar which is famous for its lavender fields and vineyards. Also, it's one of Croatia’s most popular islands. Besides being the sunniest Croatian island, Hvar is a regular meeting point for the international jet set. Upon arrival, an optional sightseeing tour of this unique town will be on offer. In the evening, take time to enjoy the many restaurants, bars, and cafes that line the port.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 5 Hvar - Split
As you cruise back towards Split, today’s highlight will be the island of Brac, one of the most popular Adriatic islands. Stop for lunch and a swim at one of Croatia’s most famous beaches, Zlatni Rat, whose shape is ever-changing. After lunch, on the way to Split, it is possible to join the optional river rafting excursion on the Cetina River. The approach to the Split Rivera is wonderful and offers the best views from onboard. Upon arrival, there is an optional guided tour of Split to discover the city’s Roman architecture, particularly the Diocletian’s Palace. Otherwise, you are free to explore on your own into the evening and enjoy this coastal city's restaurants and bars.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 6 Split
We hope you have enjoyed your Southern Explorer cruise. Farewell to your fellow travellers as you disembark after breakfast.

Meals included: Breakfast

  • Cruise Manager
  • Daily cabin service
  • Fresh towels and bed linen mid week
  • Luggage handling
  • 6 day cruise in a sea-view cabin
    Exclusions: Tourist fees and port fees (approx. EUR45 per person – to be paid locally), National Park fees (approx. EUR 10-35 per person – to be paid locally), gratuities and optional excursions.
  • 5 breakfasts
  • 4  lunches
  • Captain’s Dinner
  • Olive oil and wine tasting on board
  • Complimentary water
  • Complimentary afternoon tea and coffee with biscuits
  • Guided Sightseeing Tours of:
    Dubrovnik

Pricing

Prices are per person in ZAR

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27 May 2024
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17 Jun 2024
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21 Oct 2024
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