Southern Pearls, 7 days Split – Dubrovnik 2021

Split – Dubrovnik, one way cruise

  • From: 370 €
  • Harbour: Split
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Description

Cruising with motor ships along the magnificent Dalmatian coastline & islands

Split – Makarska – (Bol) Stari Grad – Hvar – Vis – Korčula – (Mljet) Šipan or Slano – Dubrovnik (KL7)

Chill out time on the Adriatic. All you will need is a few T-shirts and a swimming costume for seven unforgettable days sailing on the southern Adriatic Sea, hugging the coast and island hopping. Relax and let the captain and his crew (especially the chef) take care of you. During the day swim, snorkel, sunbathe, and explore the underworld of the Adriatic Sea. Evenings are free for you to enjoy a good restaurant or to discover old churches or other historical monuments…

HIGHLIGHTS:

Dubrovnik, island Vis, national park Mljet, optional rafting on Cetina river or Zip line over Cetina river canyon, Diocletian’s Palace

One way cruise - Southern Pearls, 7 days Split - Dubrovnik
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Itinerary

Saturday      SPLIT – MAKARSKA (L)

Departure from Split harbour at 13:00h (late arrivals can join in Makarska) and cruise along the Dalmatian coast towards Makarska whilst enjoying your lunch. Afternoon swim at one of the wonderful beaches. From there, those feeling adventurous can join our optional river rafting on the streams of the Cetina river or adrenaline pumping zipline over Cetina river canyon and meet the ship again in Makarska. Overnight in Makarska, the famous tourist destination with many restaurants and bars and a beautiful promenade along the  famous beach. Enjoy the magic of Makarska Riviera and be sure to take a walk along the city streets – with abundance of churches and other cultural sites.

Sunday       MAKARSKA – BOL (BRAČ) – STARI GRAD (B, L)

This morning we continue our cruise towards the next destination – the island of Brač, more precisely to the town of Bol, known for its famous Zlatni Rat beach (Golden horn), a natural phenomenon that dominates the other beaches with its specific form. After swimming break at the horn and lunch we continue our journey towards Stari Grad on the Hvar island, the sunniest Adriatic island. Free afternoon to explore this unique town. The famous Stari Grad Field is the oldest in Croatia and the best preserved example of ancient Greek system of agriculture. Together with the old town it is a part of world heritage protected by UNESCO. Overnight in one of the ports of Stari Grad, main or ferry port( 2 km away) depending on availability in port.

Monday        STARI GRAD – HVAR (B, L)

Our next destination is the town of Hvar, a favorite destination for jet setters from all around the world. After lunch we stop for swimming, relaxing and refreshment in clear, crystal blue sea at nearby Paklinski islands. Arrival to Hvar in the afternoon hours followed by guided tour of this extraordinary town (included on Premium Superior). Hvar offers many cultural and historical sites (Renaissance cathedral, the oldest communal theater in Europe founded in 1612, Franciscan monastery, the Benedictine convent famous for their lace listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, Spanjola fortress towering high above the town …) and many restaurants and bars open late into the night.

Tuesdey    HVAR – (Blue cave) VIS (B, L)

Early in the morning we cruise towards the little Biševo island to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon. As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this by the crew. Entrance to Blue Cave is to be paid on the spot (approx. EUR 14.- per person). We continue towards the island of Vis, which was a strategic navy harbour due to its unique geographical position and as such closed to the public until recently. Because of its isolation, Vis has a special charm -‘the Mediterranean as it once was’ which makes it really interesting to see. Overnight is in the town of Vis, situated on the northern side of the island, developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban centre in Croatia. If interested, visit the remains of the Roman thermal Place, City museum or simply take a walk enjoying the view of beautiful ”Villae Rusticae” situated along the coast.

Wednesday      VIS – KORČULA (B, L)

During breakfast we depart towards Korčula, the birthplace of famous explorer and adventurer Marco Polo. Surrounded by medieval walls, Korcula resembles a miniature Dubrovnik when approaching from the sea. It has more legends, tales and monuments than you will find anywhere else. Today, Korčula is the only place in the world where the Spanish medieval knight’s game – Moreška is still performed. Upon arrival you can enjoy an guided walking tour through the streets of the old town built in the shape of a fish bone (included on Premium Superior). Enjoy the numerous konobas / taverns, restaurants, cocktail bars or night-club located within and around the city walls. Overnight in port.

Thursday        KORČULA – MLJET – ŠIPAN or SLANO (B, L, CD)

We continue cruising towards one of the greenest Adriatic islands – the island of Mljet, where on the western part, the National Park is situated. Free time to enjoy the beauties of the National Park (two salt lakes connected by a narrow channel to the sea, a boat ride to the St Mary isle in the Great Lake, where the old church and monastery are situated. Cycling around, canoeing or swimming in the lakes is permitted. We continue our cruise towards Šipan, part of Elaphite islands near Dubrovnik, or towards Slano on the coastline, both are small fishermen’s villages in one of which we will overnight in the port and have Captain’s dinner on borad (included on Premium & Premium Superior vessels).

Friday       ŠIPAN or SLANO – DUBROVNIK (B, L)

Early in the morning we depart towards our final destination – a true pearl of the Adriatic. After lunch short swim stop. Join guided tour of Dubrovnik (included on Premium Superior & Premium vessels). followed by an optional cable car ride up to Srđ mountain for spectacular views of the old town.  We recommend a stroll along the city walls, 1940 meters in length  with  magnificent views of the old town of Dubrovnik and the surrounding islands. Overnight in the harbour Gruž.

Saturday        DUBROVNIK (B)

After an early breakfast say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends!

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

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Prices & Terms

Dates & Prices 2021

24.04.
02.10.
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29.05. 05.06.
12.06.
11.09.
18.09.
19.06.
14.08.
21.08.
28.08.
04.09.
26.06.
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10.07.
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24.07.
31.07.
07.08.
PREMIUM SUPERIOR Upper/Main Deck 750 820 890 995 1065 1105
PREMIUM SUPERIOR Lower Deck 715 755 815 925 995 1025
PREMIUM Upper/Main Deck 650 715 775 865 925 960
PREMIUM Lower Deck 620 675 710 805 865 890
TRADITIONAL ENSUITE Upper/Main Deck 455 510 580 670 720 750
TRADITIONAL ENSUITE Lower Deck 425 480 510 615 670 700
TRADITIONAL Upper/Main Deck 395 435 500 530 570 610
TRADITIONAL Lower Deck 370 415 455 480 520 555

Prices in EUR per person in double or twin room/cabin.

Cruise price includes
  • 7 days cruise on half board service 
  • services according to the chosen boat category
Payment
  • Reservation fee of 35% of the total amount 
  • Remainder latest one month prior to arrival
Conditions & Cancellation policy
  • The Captain reserves the right to change the route in case of bad weather conditions
  • All cruise departures are guaranteed, however if less than 10 participants are booked, organizer 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 behavior captain reserves the right in asking clients to disembark.
Cancellation conditions
  • From the day of confirmation up till 30 days prior to arrival – reservation fee non-refundable
  • 29-22 days – 40% of the remaining balance
  • 21-15 days – 60% 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)
Reductions & Supplements
  • adult on 3rd bed in a triple cabin: -30%
  • single use of cabin: +50% on twin share price
  • children under 10 years: -50%
Obligatory Supplement

VISITOR’S TAX & PORT FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED (to be paid on the spot) EUR 40.- per person per week

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Notes

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.

ALL DECK CABINS ARE SITUATED ON MAIN AND TOP DECK! Under deck cabins are in the hull of the ship below the main deck.

Optional Supplements

Entrance to National Parks Mljet Prices vary from EUR 10. – 17. per person depending on season (to be paid on the spot)
Dinner supplement EUR 115 per person/week, min. 10 pax required (on DELUXE EUR 150, on DELUXE SUPERIOR EUR 200)
Baby chair or baby cot rental EUR 50 per week (to be paid on the spot)
Parking Possible from EUR 10 – 15 daily
Airport transfers Prices from EUR 50 per transfer (up to 3 pax) from Split airport to Split port
Wedding renewal or other occasional / special day celebration package From EUR 150 per couple – includes renewal ceremony performed by the captain, certificate, champagne, gift
Pre/post cruise accommodation Available on request – villas, hotels, private accommodation, hostels…
Ferry Tickets Cabins, seats or deck, available for coastal & international ferry connections

 

OPTIONAL SUPPLEMENTS FOR TRADITIONAL AND TRADITIONAL ENSUITE VESSELS
(already included on other categories)
English breakfast supplement EUR 40 per week – incl. 2 eggs, bacon, tomato and mushrooms, or fruit & yoghurt, or similar (regular continental breakfast included in price of the cruise includes: coffee, tea, milk, glass of juice, cereal, bread, a variety of spreads – butter, honey, jam, soft cheese; daily additions such as ham and cheese or boiled eggs, frankfurters, salami, etc…).
Captain’s dinner EUR 25 – choice of fish or meat menu – ship’s speciality served
Extra towels Two towels provided on traditional ships weekly. Extra towels can be rented for EUR 3 & beach towels EUR 5 per week/towel.
Daily cabin cleaning EUR 15 per person per week – daily cabin servicing, fresh bed linen and towels midweek
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