Croatian Wilderness Cruise - from Split

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8 days/7nights Cruising with motor ships along the Dalmatian coastline & enchanting islands on the route:

SPLIT – OMIŠ/PUČIŠĆA – KORČULA – LASTOVO  – KOMIŽA/VIS – Biševo (Blue cave) – STARI GRAD – BOL – SPLIT

If you are a true traveler, this is the perfect route for you, since it could be easily called “off the beaten track”. Relax and let thecrew take care of you. During the day you can swim, snorkel, sunbathe, and explore the underworld of the Adriatic Sea. In the evenings you are free to find a good restaurant, historical sights and monuments on land...


SHIP  TYPE DESCRIPTIONS

The 4th August departures are on Premium ships: Newly built steel hulled vessels offer accommodation in air-conditioned  spacious en-suite cabins (with double or twin beds, hair dryer, safety deposit box).Ships are from 29 to 35 mt in length with cabins 8 to 14 m2 in size. 

Services included : one week cruise based on half board, three course lunches and daily breakfast . Price also includes Captain’s dinner and one sightseeing,english speaking tour manager, daily cabin service, midweek fresh set of towels and bed linen, luggage handling.

The 16th June and 18th August departures are on traditional ensuite ship: Traditional wooden ships, cabins with private shower/toilet (3rd bed possible on request), mostly bunk beds, air-conditioned salon.

Services included :daily continental breakfast, three course lunches. 

 


Notes: 

Departures Saturdays from Split harbour: at 13:00 h / check in from 11.00 h till 12:00h

Visitor's tax and port fees  - To be paid on the spot: EUR 40. -per person per week
 

Departure on 5th August is provided on premium ship 

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SATURDAY : SPLIT – OMIŠ/PUČIŠĆA

Departure from Split at 13:00h followed by a lunch on board and a swim break. Continue to Omiš or Pučišća on Brač island. Omiš is a picturesque town surrounded with steep rocky mountain cliffs, where the river Cetina flows into the Adriatic sea. Here you can experience Cetina river rafting or Cetina Canyon zipline, climb to the old fortress above the town, play volleyball on the beach or simply take a walk through the old town of Omiš and discover the glorious long history through the many historical monuments. Pučišća is a typical Mediterranean place, situated on the northern side of the Brač island at the bottom of the deep bay. It is cradle of the world’s famous stone of Brač. There is a possibility of visiting a stone - masonry workshop, one of the few stone masonry workshops left in Europe. Enjoy the domestic food, wine and famous olive oil of this coastal village. Overnight in the port of Pučišća or Omiš.


SUNDAY : OMIŠ/PUČIŠĆA – KORČULA

By the time you reach the deck in the morning, Omiš/Pučišća will already be behind us. After a morning swim in the crystal blue sea, we cruise toward Korčula ; the birthplace of Marco Polo. Lunch will be served either on the tip of the Pelješac peninsula (near Lovište) or in the quiet bay of Kneža on Korčula. Afternoon arrival in Korčula for sightseeing of this exceptional town. According to legend Korčula was found by Trojan hero Anthenor in the 12th century B.C. On this island you can find more legends, tales and monuments than anywhere else. In the evening we recommend you visit one of numerous konobas or enjoy the stunning views of the mailand from the numer ous cafes and bars. Overnight in Korčula


MONDAY : KORČULA – LASTOVO

As a prelude to more cruising we suggest a short walk through the nearby open market in Korčula where you can buy fresh fruit to enjoy during the day. We continue our cruise towards Lastovo, the furthest, inhabited island in Dalmatia, which Romans called the Imperial island (approx. EUR 5. - to be paid on the spot to enter Nature Park Lastovo zone). Docked in Ubli port, one has the opportunity to visit the protected Nature Park or visit the biggest town on the island – Lastovo. The Island is surrounded by many smaller islands, with plenty of secluded bays suitable for snorkeling, but also known for many little churches and unusually shaped chimneys. Overnight in Lastovo


TUESDAY : LASTOVO – RAVNIK (GREEN CAVE) – KOMIŽA/VIS

Early morning departure towards Vis island, which was closed to tourists for many years. Vis was, because of its unique geographical position, a strategic harbour for the navy. Because of this isolation, Vis has a special charm of the  Mediterranean as it once was’ which makes it really interesting to see. Near Vis, there is the little Ravnik island, where the Green cave is situated. It was named after the unusual light that reflects in the sea from the hole on the top of the cave. After a short swim, depending on the weather conditions, we sail further to the town of Komiža or Vis for overnight. Komiža is a typical Mediterranean place on the western part of the island, where the fishery on the eastern part of the Adriatic coast began. Enjoy the walk through the narrow alleys and rich heritage, or maybe on one of the pebble beaches with fresh water springs, that stretch along the whole eastern side of the Komiža bay. The town of Vis is situated on the northern side of the
island and it was developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban centre in Croatia, formed by the Greeks in 4th
century B.C. Visit the remains of the Roman Baths, City museum or take a walk enjoying the view on the beautiful Villae Rusticae situated along the coast.


WEDNESDAY : KOMIŽA/VIS – BIŠEVO (BLUE CAVE) – STARI GRAD

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 unpredic table, 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 9-per person).
We continue 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.


THURSDAY : STARI GRAD – BOL

After breakfast we cruise towards the beautiful Brač island and the famous town of Bol. Swimming is planned
at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat (the Golden Horn - its g ravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape). Bol is a typical fishermen’s town converted to a popular tourist destination. Here we spend the night and have the opportunity to enjoy excellent fresh fish, local wines and other delicacies of this unique island, enjoy a lovely walk or cycle along the promenade. Hike or rent a scooter up to Vidova Gora for a spectacular view of Bol and surroundings.


FRIDAY : BOL – SPLIT

The last day is spend mostly relaxing and swi mming in different quiet bays of Brač island. Late afternoon arrival to Split, the second largest Croatian town and the capital of the region of Dalmatia. Split is a city under UNESCO protection, and its historical and cultural monuments belong not only to its inhabitants, but also to anyone who wants to capture a piece of the thousand year old beauty. Possibility of joining our sightseeing tour of the old town (Diocletian's palace).


SATURDAY :  SPLIT

Early breakfast and time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends.



 

In evidenza

  • Explore the off the beaten Dalmatian islands
  • Snorkel in the blue waters of Lastovo 
  • Visit Korčula where was born the famous explorer Marco Polo
  • Swim at the most famous Dalmatian beach,Zlatni Rat in Brac island
  • Visit the magnificent Blue Cave in Biševo 
  • Enjoy the "Mediterrenean as once was " in the island of Vis 
  • Walk through the narrow streets of the Diocletian Palace in Split 

Itinerario

  1. Split
  2. omis
  3. Curzola
  4. Lastovo
  5. Busi
  6. Lissa
  7. Cittavecchia
  8. Brazza
  9. Spalato