A superb Croatian cruise that visits the best of this wonderful coastline, starting in Dubrovnik and finishing in Split, and visiting the iconic sites of Hvar, Mljet, Vis and Korcula en route. Our striking and luxurious small cruise vessel is custom made for sailing between the small ports on this coastline, most of which don't allow any larger vessels to enter. We will stop for a swim everyday and on most evenings we are free to explore the restaurants and cafes of the towns where we spend our evenings.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:
7 nights cruise from Split to Dubrovnik
Arrival Split Airport or hotel transfer
Departure transfer to Dubrovnik Airport or hotel
Captain`s dinner and welcome dinner
Buffet breakfast daily
6 lunches with 4 courses
Water - 0.5L bottle per person per day
Complimentary fresh fruits available daily
Professional Cruise Manager throughout
Luggage handling
Daily cabin servicing
Free Wi-Fi on board
Whisper technology enhanced touring
City tours of Split, Hvar, Korčula, Dubrovnik and oyster tasting in Ston included in the price

REDUCTIONS:
3rd bed reduction (adult) - 30%
3rd bed reduction (child 3 - 7 years of age) - 70%
3rd bed reduction (child 8 - 11 years of age) - 50%

RATES DO NOT INCLUDE:
• Entrance fees
• Drinks on board, extra meals

Highlights




This itinerary is also available in reverse. Click here for additional dates.

You will be transferred from Dubrovnik airport or your Dubrovnik hotel to harbour, where embarkation begins at 13:00h. Get settled in your cabin before attending a Welcome reception followed by dinner this evening
Start the day with a walking tour of Dubrovnik, the “Pearl of Adriatic” and a UNESCO World heritage site. You will see the Franciscan Monastery, the Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral, but if you would like to enter you can purchase the tickets at the entrance of each site. After returning to ship enjoy the magic scenery as the ship cruises around Dubrovnik city walls to continue to one of the Elaphiti islands for a swim stop. Afternoon arrival in Slano, a peaceful fishermen’s village and our starting point to Ston, once fortified small village famous for its oysters situated on Peljesac peninsula. Peljesac peninsula is known as one of the best wine-producing regions in Croatia. After exploring the town we leave to a small nearby village to enjoy the authentic local tasting. Overnight on board in Slano.
In the morning we head north to the Island of Mljet. Join the Cruise Manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park and enjoy the boat ride to the St Mary Isle to visit an ancient Benedictine monastery, an old abbey and a Church dating back to the 12th Century. Alternatively, you can rent bicycles, scooters or kayaks to explore the island on your own. Overnight in port Pomena.
Continue our cruise towards the Korčula island best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Stop for lunch in one of the secluded bays en route. Afternoon arrival in Korčula followed by a guided walking tour of this enchanting town surrounded by walls, which is one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Overnight in Korčula where you can enjoy a gourmet experience at the multiple restaurants and bars.
Cruise towards the island of Vis, once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and restricted to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit.Try some exquisite wine sorts in one of the Vis traditional wineries. If interested, visit the remains of the Roman thermal place, City museum or simply take a walk enjoying the views. Overnight in the port of Vis and enjoy Captain's dinner on board.
Early in the morning we sail to small island Biševo 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 on time. Continue towards Hvar, the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic, with a swim stop and lunch on board. Afternoon arrival in Hvar town followed by a tour of the town - the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theatre in Europe founded in 1612. After the tour set sail towards Stari Grad, one of the oldest cities in Europe where you will overnight
Early morning departure to Brač island where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Golden Horn near Bol – whose pebbles shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape. Continue to Split to enjoy a guided tour of the historic inner city built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian`s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter`s temple and the Peristyle. Overnight in Split.
After breakfast it’s time to disembark. You will be transferred to Split airport or your Split hotel.

This itinerary is also available in reverse. Click here for additional dates.

Lower Deck Cabin(ms Bella)

€1,590 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin(ms Bella)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin(ms Bella)

€1,790 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin(ms Bella)
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin(ms Bella)

€1,970 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin(ms Bella)

€2,070 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin(ms Bella)
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Lower Deck Cabin

€1,490 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin

€1,690 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin

€1,790 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin

€1,890 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Lower Deck Cabin

€1,490 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin

€1,690 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin

€1,790 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin

€1,890 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Lower Deck Cabin(MS Desire)

€1,590 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin(MS Desire)
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin(MS Desire)

€1,790 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin(MS Desire)
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin(MS Desire)

€2,070 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin(MS Desire)
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin(MS Desire)

€2,170 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Lower Deck Cabin

€1,590 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin

€1,790 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin

€2,070 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin

€2,170 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Lower Deck Cabin

€1,490 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin

€1,690 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin

€1,890 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin

€1,990 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Lower Deck Cabin

€1,290 EUR pp
Lower Deck Cabin
Classic cabins are on the lower deck. All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Main Deck cabin

€1,490 EUR pp
Main Deck cabin
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Sun Deck Cabin

€1,690 EUR pp
Sun Deck Cabin
The upper deck cabin is the largest and has large picture windows looking out across the sun deck providing spectacular views. This cabin is fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Upper Deck Cabin

€1,790 EUR pp
All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

Additional charges:

Port fees: 35 EUR pp

Freedom

Vessel Type: Small Ship

Length: 49 metres

Passenger Capacity: 40

Built: 2019

MS Freedom is a state-of-the-art vessel with the latest equipment and amenities. Maximum capacity is 38 passengers in 19 twin, double and triple cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests. At 48 metres long she is one of the roomier vessels to be found along this coastline.

All cabins have are fully equipped with A/C, LCD TV, safe deposit box, fire alarm, internal communication system between room and bar. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers, bathrobe, and for added convenience cosmetic package. All cabins are sound-proof and each cabin comes with the fire-proof doors.

A fully air-conditioned upper deck dining room can accommodate all passengers at once, yet offer a great degree of privacy for each guest. The restaurant is equipped with a bar and LCD TV, and each table has easy-access chairs.

There is also a corner table for buffet breakfast, armchair and small coffee table in the bar, as well as free wireless internet (Wi-Fi), loudspeakers, audio-system, and a direct telephone communication cabin-bar. The kitchen is made in line with the latest HACCP standards. An extension of the restaurant is outdoors, on the covered part of the upper deck, spacious enough for all passengers and tables, chairs and including one public lavatory. Electricity on board: 220V.

Cabin layout for Freedom

Inclusions


Voyage on board in selected cabin category
Shared transfer from Airport or Hotel to Ship on Embarkation day*
Shared transfer from ship to airport or local hotel on Disembarkation*
Daily buffet breakfast
Lunch and dinners as per the itinerary
Water dispenser on board
Complimentary fresh fruits available daily
Captains dinner and welcome dinner (not included in some mini cruises)
Professional cruise manager
Free wi-fi on board

*Note: Hotels must be inside transfer area. Transfers not included on all trips, see trip specific exclusions

Trip specific inclusions;
6 four course lunches
Daily cabin service
Linen and towels changed mid-week

Included sightseeing tours:
City tours in Dubrovnik, Korčula, Hvar & Split
Oyster Tasting in Ston

Exclusions


Tourist/Port taxes - EUR€35.00 per person
Beverages
Additional meals not listed in the itinerary
Entrance fees
International or domestic airfares
Travel insurance
Passport and visa costs if applicable
Pre and post-voyage accommodation
Any items of a personal nature

Optional:
Entrance to the Mljet National Park: up to EUR25.00 per person (depending on the season). Guide free of charge
Entrance to Blue Cave to be paid on the spot – up to EUR13.00 per person (depending on the season)
Freedom
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€1,290 EUR pp

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