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2020

From Croatia to Montenegro: Gorgeous Trails through the idyllic islands of the Dalmatian coast (port-to-port cruise)

8 Days - DRD_PP
# Description

Cruise

DUBROVNIK - MLJET - KORCULA - SIBENIK - TROGIR - SPLIT - VIS - HVAR - KOTOR - DUBROVNIK

Join in on a breathtaking cruise across the Adriatic Sea through the beautiful landscapes of Croatia and Montenegro. You'll be able to hike across many nature parks that are among the most rigorously preserved in Europe, all the while discovering the countryside and dazzling landscapes on the most beautiful islands of the Dalmatian coast.

Croisi +
All inclusive on board

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Walking tours with a qualified guide:
    • Hike in the idyllic islands of the Dalmatian coast
    • The beautiful bay of Dubrovnik
    • Mljet and Krka National Parks
    • Hvar and Lovcen Natural Park
  • Non-walkers’ program:
    • Mljet, one of the most beautiful islands of the Adriatic
    • Sibenik and the Krka Falls
    • Hvar and Kotor
  • EXCURSIONS INCLUDED:
    • Dubrovnik and its marble streets
    • Trogir, a medieval city
    • The Diocletian Palace in the historic heart of Split

Cruise

Day 1

DUBROVNIK

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Presentation of the hiking program followed by dinner on board. The evening is free to do as you please.

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Day 2

DUBROVNIK - MLJET

We’ll set out this morning for a guided visit of Dubrovnik, nicknamed "the Pearl of the Adriatic".

This afternoon:
Non-walker’s Program: Enjoy some time at leisure to discover Dubrovnik. We suggest a stroll around the ramparts(1) which were built to protect the city. Once on top, enjoy a wonderful view over the old town.
Walkers’ Program: Hike to the ruins of the Imperial Fort, with breathtaking views overlooking Dubrovnik's bay. (Length 2½ to 3 hours, distance of 5 km (3 miles), with a climb of about 400m (1,315 feet.)

Enjoy an evening of dancing as our ship cruises through the night.

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Day 3

MLJET - KORCULA

We’ll leave for an excursion to Mljet.

Walkers’ Program: Walk in the Mljet National Park. After our excursion to the Benedictine monastery, we'll have a short hike towards Pomena (Total length 2½ hours, distance of 4 km (2.5 miles), with a climb of about 100m (328 feet)).

We'll return on board at the end of the morning and start cruising to Korcula.

Non-walker’s Program: Tour of the city and its museum.
Walkers’ Program: Hiking in Hober Park and St Anton. (Length 4 hours, distance of 10 km (6 miles), with a climb of about 300m (984 feet).)

Enjoy a traditional sword dancing evening. We'll start cruising towards Korcula.

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Day 4

KORCULA - SIBENIK

This morning will be spent cruising through an exceptional landscape, passing the islands of Hvar, Brac, and Split along the way.

Non-walker’s Program: Tour of Sibenik, the oldest Slavic city of the Adriatic and the Krka falls.
Walkers’ Program: Hike through the Krka National Park on walkways leading past lakes and waterfalls. (Length 4½ hours, distance of 8 km (5 miles), with a climb of about 250m (820 feet).)

Enjoy an evening of onboard entertainment.

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Day 5

SIBENIK - TROGIR - SPLIT

Join us for a guided tour of Trogir. Afterwards, we'll cruise towards Split and set out on a guided tour of the Diocletian’s Palace, historic jewel of the city. This evening is free to do as you please.

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Day 6

SPLIT - VIS - HVAR

We'll reach Hvar, the queen of Dalmatian islands.

Non-walker’s Program: Guided tour of Hvar, the Croatian Saint-Tropez.
Walkers’ Program: Hike on Hvar Island where many historic monuments bear witness to the turbulent past of Croatia. (Length 4½ hours, distance of 12 km (7½ miles), with a climb of about 460m (1,500 feet) - good climbing boots and telescopic trekking poles are highly recommended (not provided).)

After our tours, we'll return on board and start cruising towards Vis. Enjoy time at leisure to discover the city. Tonight's our gala dinner and evening. During the night, our ship will cruise towards Kotor.

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Day 7

KOTOR - DUBROVNIK

We'll reach Kotor and its famous bay. The Kotor estuary is quite unique as the sea sweeps in for several miles, forming numerous calm bays.

Non-walker’s Program: Guided tour of Kotor.
Walkers’ Program: Hike in Kotor. After indulging in local specialties over lunch at a restaurant, we'll hike through the National Park of Lovcen which has some of the most beautiful trails in the country. (Length 3½ hours, distance of 8 km (5 miles), with a downward climb of about 850m (2,788 feet) - good climbing boots and telescopic trekking poles are necessary (not provided.))

We’ll return on board and start cruising towards Dubrovnik.

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Day 8

DUBROVNIK

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9.00 a.m. End of our services.

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Dates & Prices

START IN 2020
Departure 04/06/2020
Arrival 11/06/2020
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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  • Child discount (2-9 years) : - 20%

Formalities

Valid passport required. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate.

Included :
Not included

Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - onboard drinks (except for drinks from our special lists) - double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom - assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess - welcome cocktail - gala dinner - traditional folk evening - all excursions mentioned in the itinerary - coach transfers for hikes - the services of a registered mountain guide - travel assistance and repatriation insurance - all port fees.

Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - cancellation and baggage insurance - transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points - personal expenses.

Shore Excursions

9 Shore excursions
Included in tour package Guided tour of Dubrovnik Hike in Dubrovnik Hike in Mljet Hike in Hober Park Hike along Krka Falls Guided tour of Trogir Guided tour of Split Hike to the top of Saint Nicholas
Classic

Hike in Dubrovnik

Join us for a hike up to the Fort Imperial on the top of Sr¿ Hill and back. Afterwards, spend some time visiting the city. We’ll take public transportation to and from the boat (not included), or feel free to do the entire excursion on f...

Duration 3h00 Classic

Hike in Mljet

You'll set off from Mljet in a rowboat before a 2.5-hour hike (time includes transfer to the island for a visit to the monastery); 328-foot altitude difference (100 m), 2.5 miles (4 km). Small rowboats will take you to the starting point for a wa...

Duration 2h30 Classic

Guided tour of Dubrovnik

The former Republic of Ragusa is famous for its medieval walls and its wide variety of historical architecture. We'll visit the Dominican Friary, its lovely Gothic cloister, and its extraordinary museum of religious art - with several valuable p...

Duration 3h45 Classic

Hike in Hober Park

Korcula is the sixth largest island on the Adriatic Sea and has abundant vineyards, olive groves, quiet seaside coves, and quaint villages. This hike will allow you to explore the hills above the island’s old town to see three historic sites. F...

Duration 4h00 Classic

Hike along Krka Falls

You’ll be transferred by coach to Lozovac, one of the main entrances to Krka National Park. You'll head down a small trail to the falls, known as Skradinski buk (an approximate 30 min. walk), and then you’ll hike along the fall and th...

Duration 4h30 Classic

To the top of Saint Nicholas

You'll be transferred by coach to the tiny village of Dol near Stari Grad. Here, you'll begin your hike through the beautiful forests along the hills up to the highest peak on the island: Saint Nicholas. To come back, you'll wind your way...

Duration 4h30 Classic

Guided tour of Trogir

Trogir, as large as the island on which it was erected, is a real beauty with its intricate alleyways, stairways and vaulted passages. Its treasures of Roman and Renaissance architecture have led the town to be listed as a World Heritage Site by UNES...

Duration 3h20 Classic

Guided tour of Split

The city of Split with its population of 140, 000 is the largest in Dalmatia as well as being an active university and artistic center. You will visit Diocletian's Palace, built by a simple soldier who became the Emperor. Diocletian chose to end...

Duration 2h00 Classic

Hiking in Kotor

We’ll leave by coach for Vrh Polja, located on the edge of the Lovcen National Park. After a lunch filled with delicious local cuisine, we’ll head out for a hike along some of the country’s most beautiful trails in the national park...

Duration 3h30 Classic
8 Shore excursions
Included in tour package Dubrovnik Mljet Korcula Sibenik and the Krka Falls Trogir Hvar Kotor
Classic

Guided tour of Kotor

It is estimated that Kotor owns 70 % of the historic and cultural monuments of Montenegro. That is why Kotor is classed as a world heritage site by UNESCO. Founded by the Romans on the Adriatic coast in Montenegro, Kotor developed into an important c...

Duration 2h00 Classic

Guided tour of Dubrovnik

The former Republic of Ragusa is famous for its medieval walls and its wide variety of historical architecture. We'll visit the Dominican Friary, its lovely Gothic cloister, and its extraordinary museum of religious art - with several valuable p...

Duration 3h45 Classic

Guided tour of Split

The city of Split with its population of 140, 000 is the largest in Dalmatia as well as being an active university and artistic center. You will visit Diocletian's Palace, built by a simple soldier who became the Emperor. Diocletian chose to end...

Duration 2h00 Classic

Guided tour of Hvar

Hvar is known as the queen of the Croatian Dalmatian islands and is lined with vast fields of lavender, ancient olive trees and vineyards. You'll tour the Franciscan monastery and its exceptional collection of old Venetian paintings, lacework, co...

Duration 2h00 Classic

Sibenik and the Krka Falls

Sibenik is located in the central part of the Croatian Adriatic Coast, in the picturesque and indented bay where the Krka River enters the sea. Discover this gorgeous city while strolling down its 15th- and 16th-century streets. We'll also visit...

Duration 4h00 Classic

Guided tour of Trogir

Trogir, as large as the island on which it was erected, is a real beauty with its intricate alleyways, stairways and vaulted passages. Its treasures of Roman and Renaissance architecture have led the town to be listed as a World Heritage Site by UNES...

Duration 3h20 Classic

Guided tour of Korcula

Korcula is Croatia's greenest island - with its Mediterranean vegetation, emerald and sapphire sea, sandy shoreline and a wealth of underwater sea life. We'll visit the island on foot starting with the Cathedral Sveti Marko, the most importan...

Duration 2h30 Classic

Guided tour of Mljet

Mljet is definitely the most charming island in all of the Mediterranean sea. It has kept a wild appearance with 72% of its surface being covered in forest, and wine and olive oil are still being traditionally made to this day. One island legend clai...

Duration 3h20 Classic

Ships

Several ships available for this cruise

Additional information

Level : 3 out of 5
The hikes that are proposed during our cruises are 2 to 5 hours walks, implying changes in altitude that range between 150 and 850 meters (500 to 2800 ft.) depending on the destination. During the hike, you'll get a chance to see and discover some of the natural and cultural areas on your cruise's program.
The lengths of time indicated for the hikes in the program are given as rough estimates and do not include time taken for breaks.
No athletic training is necessary for these hikes, but you should be in good shape and well-rested to fully enjoy this cruise.

Equipment needed
Backpack

You'll need to bring a backpack (max 30 liters / 1,830 cubic inches) to carry the things you'll need for the hike: sweater, raincoat, picnic, bottle of water and sunscreen.
So that you'll be comfortable and enjoy your hike, make sure that you choose a good backpack. We recommend a backpack that is well-made and of the appropriate size, with padded straps, and made of strong fabric that is waterproof. You must carry all materials for your hike yourself, as no porter services are provided.
 

Shoes
Most importantly, you should bring a pair of good-fitting, comfortable shoes. It is best that you use these shoes prior to leaving for your cruise. It is important that you be comfortable in them.
Regardless of the level of difficulty of the hike, your shoes should have a good quality, well sewn-on and non-slip sole for wet or uneven terrain. It is best to choose shoes that provide ankle support and that have shock-absorbing soles to prevent injury to ankles, and back and joint problems.
 

Clothes
You'll be well-prepared for your hike with these essentials:
Undergarments / base layers that are appropriate for the planned hike
Lightweight, quick-drying pants
Warm sweater or fleece jacket
Rain poncho or raincoat
Hat or cap
Thin gloves and a knit cap for the beginning and the end of the season
 

Equipment
Do not forget to bring:
Sunglasses
Sunscreen
Small personal first-aid kit (refer to the following paragraph)
Water bottle
Toilet paper
Folding knife
Telescoping hiking poles if you are used to using them
 

First-aid needs
Your guide will have a first-aid kit for each hike.
Even so, you must bring your own first-aid kit, which differs according to the destination, but will at least include:
Plastic strip bandages
"2nd Skin” or similar blister treatment bandages
Pain reliever
If necessary, mosquito repellent
Eye drops
Anti-diarrhea medication, etc.
You should also include any of your personal medication that you require (prescriptions, for example).

Please note: For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary.

(1) Admission to the ramparts: approximately € 27 per person (2019 prices).

*Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.

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