The Land & Cruise trip starting in Zagreb and ending in Split offers a complete experience of authentic Croatia.

  • From: 1375 €


Guaranteed weekly departures from ZAGREB


10 night/11 day program available every Wednesday from mid April to mid October

Start in Zagreb and visit Plitvice lakes prior to spending seven unforgettable days sailing on the southern Adriatic Sea from one island to another. Relax and let the captain and his crew (especially the chef) take care of you. During the day you can swim, snorkel, sunbathe, and explore the underworld of the Adriatic Sea. The evenings at leisure to find a good restaurant or discover old churches or other historical monuments…


Plitvice Lakes National Park, Swimming at secluded beaches, Dubrovnik, Hvar, national park Mljet, optional Zip line over Cetina river canyon, optional wine tasting in Korčula.



Day 1      ARRIVAL ZAGREB  (D)

Arrival in Zagreb, the capital of Croatia – transfer to hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight.


Morning city tour of Zagreb. Walk through the historic Upper Town, where, among other sites, visit the St. Mark’s Church, the Cathedral, the Government Palace and the Lotrščak tower. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Zagreb


Morning departure towards Croatia’s oldest and most beautiful Plitvice Lakes National Park, consisting of 16 lakes, connected with a series of waterfalls. An environment where Karl May movies were made. The guests will walk through the park, enjoy a boat ride on the emerald green Kozjak Lake and walk back to the entrance. Walking shoes are essential for our 3-hour walk in this wonderful environment! Drive to Split and overnight in the hotel.

Day 4       SPLIT – MAKARSKA  (B, L)

Morning guided tour of Split, a monumental city under UNESCO protection with an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the Diocletian palace. The tour will end in the harbour in front of the ship for cruise check-in. A luggage transfer will be arranged from the hotel. Departure from the Split harbour towards Makarska at 13:00h. Cruise along the Dalmatian coast whilst enjoying your lunch. Afternoon swim at one of the wonderful beaches. Overnight in the port of Makarska where strolling along the streets, you will come across numerous churches and other architectural and cultural sites.

Day 5     MAKARSKA – MLJET  (B, L)

Early morning departure towards the island of Mljet. On the way, swim stop on Pelješac. Part of the Mljet island is a national park and, in the afternoon a visit is planned. We recommend visiting the seawater lakes then cross to the peaceful, tiny St Mary’s island in the middle of the large lake to visit the church and the monastery. Walk or hire a bike to continue around these stunning lakes. Overnight in port Polača or Pomena.

Day 6    MLJET – DUBROVNIK  (B, L)

After breakfast, depart towards Dubrovnik, the most famous town in Croatia and, for many, the highlight of this cruise. The Irish writer George Bernard Shaw called Dubrovnik “heaven on earth”. Unbelievable views of the surroundings along the way, enjoy and admire the beautiful stretch of the coast. Upon arrival, explore on your own or join a guided city tour (included on Premium and Premium Superior), followed by an optional cable car ride up to the Srđ mountain for spectacular views of the old town. Don’t miss Stradun – both a street and a square in the Old Town and walk at least part of the 1.940 m long city walls which have protected Dubrovnik during earthquakes and attacks! Overnight in the port of this magical town.


Late morning departure towards the island of Šipan or the small town of Trstenik on the Pelješac Peninsula. Gorgeous spots for an afternoon swim and time at leisure with the possibility to visit a local winery. In the evening enjoy the special Captain’s dinner on board. Overnight in the port.


After breakfast, departure towards the island of Korčula, one of the famous islands in the Dubrovnik region. It’s the birthplace of famous explorer MARCO POLO. Lunch on board in a bay near Korčula town then the cruise continues, arriving in the afternoon. The encircling walls and bastions of Korčula town date back to the 13th century and there are some lovely churches and museums. Join the optional sightseeing of Korčula town (included on Prem.Sup.) or optional wine and local appetizer tasting at a local winery before dining in one of the numerous seafront restaurants or konobas on your own. Overnight in the port of Korčula town.

Day 9    KORČULA – HVAR   (B, L)

Early departure towards the Paklinski Islands near Hvar (the longest island in the Adriatic) for lunch and a swimming stop. Later, there’s an optional afternoon sightseeing of Hvar Town (included on Premium Superior), which resembles a film set. The Renaissance cathedral has its original tower and the oldest community theatre in Europe is here, founded in 1612. Hvar is known as a jet-set island, offering abundant entertainment, excellent restaurants, bars and cafés serving drinks long into the night. Don`t forget to buy some island lavender from local stalls. Overnight in Hvar Town.

Day 10    HVAR – BRAČ (BOL) / SPLIT  (B, L)

The next stop is the island of Brač. Swim stop at the most famous and photographed beach in Dalmatia, Zlatni Rat near Bol (the Golden Horn – a shingle bar that moves and changes shape according to the wind). Bol is a typical charming fishermen’s village but also a popular touristic spot. After lunch, the cruise continues towards Split, with another stop at one of the many bays on Brač island for more swimming. There’s a possibility to join an optional river rafting excursion or zip line on the Cetina river. The approach to the Split Riviera from the sea offers wonderful views from onboard of the monumental city which together with the famous Roman Diocletian’s Palace is under UNESCO protection. Split is a very lively city, full of bistros and restaurants serving local specialities, cool bars and many interesting stores. Overnight in Split.

Day 11   SPLIT (B)

An early breakfast before final goodbyes to new friends and the crew, and check-out

* Legend: Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner, CD – Captain’s dinner


Prices & Terms

Dates & Prices 2024


MV Majestic

MV Dream

MV Paradis

MV Dionis

MV Antonela

MV Nikola

PREMIUM SUPERIOR Upper/Main Deck 1925 2175 2275
PREMIUM SUPERIOR Lower Deck 1775 1925 2025
PREMIUM Upper/Main Deck 1775 1925 2025
PREMIUM Lower Deck 1625 1825 1875
TRADITIONAL ENSUITE Upper/Main Deck 1475 1625 1675
TRADITIONAL ENSUITE Lower Deck 1375 1525 1625

Prices are per person/week in Euro 


Lower deck cabins are in the hull of the ship below the main deck.

Price includes:
  • 2 overnights Zagreb in 4* hotel (Hotel Dubrovnik, Hotel Palace or similar)
  • 1 overnight Split in 4* hotel (Hotel President, Corner or similar)
  • 3 x breakfast
  • Visitor’s taxes during land part
  • 7 overnights cruise according to KL2 itinerary with breakfast & three course lunch on board of our Premium Superior, Premium  and Traditional ensuite vessels (Captain’s diner included on Premium superior and Premium category)
  • All transfers as per itinerary (from airport Zagreb and to airport Split)
  • Guided tours of Zagreb, Plitvice, Split
  • Accommodation in double cabins according to the categories described above
  • Unlimited water from water dispenser (during cruise)
  • Reservation fee of 35% of the total amount
  • Remainder latest one month prior to arrival
Cancellation conditions:
  • From the day of confirmation up till 30 days prior to arrival – reservation non-refundable
  • 29-22 days – 25% of the remaining balance
  • 21-15 days – 50% of the remaining balance
  • 14-0 days – 100% fee
  • Name change / date change fee – EUR 20 per person (valid only if the change is done up till 30 days prior booked departure, otherwise regular cancellation clause will be applied)
Obligatory Supplements:
  • VISITOR’S TAX & PORT FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED (to be paid on the spot) EUR 60- per person per week
  • The Captain reserves the right in changing the route in case of bad weather conditions
  • All Katarina Line Line cruise departures are guaranteed, however if less than 10 participants are booked, Katarina line reserves the right in cancelling the departure and changing the ship name if the need arises.
  • Guests are obliged to follow the ship rules and regulations found in written form onboard especially in regards to bringing drinks on board.
  • In case of inappropriate behaviour Katarina Line/captain reserves the right in asking clients to disembark.


Cabin Type Description

TRADITIONAL ENSUITE: Wooden ships, air-conditioned cabins with private shower/toilet, mostly bunk beds, air-conditioned salon.

Included services: Continental breakfasts, three course lunches, water dispenser available. Complimentary Wi-Fi.

PREMIUM: Premium steel hulled vessels with modern traditional look offer accommodation in air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box. Ships are from 29 to 35m in length with cabins 8 to 14m2 in size.

Included services: Buffet breakfasts, three course lunches, Captain’s dinner, English speaking tour manager on board, one guided tour, daily cabin service, mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen, luggage handling, olive oil and wine tasting on board, afternoon tea and coffee, water dispenser available. Complimentary Wi-Fi.

PREMIUM SUPERIOR: Premium superior vessels are recently built mini deluxe vessels featuring similar comfort, but are smaller in size – 38 to 41m in length. Air-conditioned cabins are 8 to 14m2 in size with double or twin beds, hair dryer and safety deposit box.

Included services: Buffet breakfasts, three course lunches, Captain’s dinner, English speaking tour manager on board, three guided tours, daily cabin service, mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen, luggage handling, olive oil and wine tasting on board, afternoon tea and coffee, water dispenser available. Complimentary Wi-Fi.


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