Small ship cruises along the charming Croatian coastline and islands on the brand new lavishly designed, fully air-conditioned vessel Infinity with spacious en-suite cabins. One way itinerary from Split to Dubrovnik includes exciting gastronomic and sightseeing experiences with guaranteed departures (May – October) and visits to Split, Hvar, Vis, Korčula, Mljet, Ston and Dubrovnik.
Mljet national park, Authentic Croatian Village party, Spectacular evening dinner cruise along the old town city walls of Dubrovnik, swimming at Golden Horn beach on Brač island
DAY 1 SATURDAY SPLIT (D)
Transfer from Split airport to the Split harbor for check in from 14.00h onwards. After settling, enjoy the guided tour of Split, a historic town under UNESCO protection and part of the world heritage with an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the magnificent Diocletian palace, once inhabited by the Roman emperor. After the tour, return to the ship for a welcome meet & greet cocktail reception on board. Overnight in Split.
DAY 2 SUNDAY SPLIT – (BOL) HVAR (B, L)
Morning departure to Brač island where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol – whose gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape. Bol is a typical fishermen’s village converted into a popular tourist destination. Continue towards the jet-set island Hvar with lunch on board at the Pakleni Islands. Hvar is the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic known for lavish lavender fields and breathtaking beauty. Afternoon arrival followed by a short presentation of lavender products and a tour of the town’s historical landmarks - the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theatre in Europe founded in 1612. Hike up to the town fort overlooking the harbour for some lovely scenic views of your ship and the Pakleni islands. In the evening Hvar offers an abundance of entertainment - numerous restaurants, bars and cafes are open long into the night. Overnight in the port.
DAY 3 MONDAY HVAR - VIS (B, L, T)
Early morning cruise towards small island Biševo to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon (entrances to be paid on the spot – approx. 7 EUR). 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 to the island of Vis, once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and closed to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Situated on the northern side of the island, Vis has developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban center in Croatia. 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 of the beautiful Villae Rusticae situated along the waterfront. Overnight in the port of Vis.
DAY 4 TUESDAY VIS - KORČULA (B, L)
Early morning departure 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. and one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Fish bone street pattern was used in Korčula Old Town design to reduce effects of wind and sun and provide citizens with sheltered and comfortable accommodation. Korčula has an abundant choice of restaurants to enjoy your gourmet experience and there are numerous bars and clubs for those looking for evening entertainment. Optional excursion to small village near Korčula for typical Dalmatian dinner and to find out more about the history and traditional way of living. Overnight in Korčula.
DAY 5 WEDNESDAY KORČULA - MLJET (B, L, D)
Next morning we head further south to the Island of Mljet. The legend says Greek hero Odysseus spent years on this island when he was captured by the nymph Calypso. 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 kayaks, bicycles, scooters or convertible cars to roam around the National Park or island on your own, but beware of the nymphs. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of the island. Dinner on board and overnight in port Polača or Pomena.
DAY 6 THURSDAY MLJET - SLANO/ STON (B, L, T, D)
Departure for a small village called Slano on the mainland, a peaceful fishermen's village and the starting point to Ston, another, once fortified small village famous for its oysters. After exploring the town’s medieval ramparts a short coastal walk leads us to an oyster farm to learn more about oysters and tasting this delicious treat. Transfer back to the ship for the Captain’s dinner with entertainment and music.
DAY 7 FRIDAY SLANO – DUBROVNIK (B, L)
Early morning departure to Dubrovnik - a unique town on the Adriatic. The special charm of this ancient town are the buildings that have remained from the time of the old Dubrovnik Republic. A larger part of the monuments belonging to the modest Renaissance architecture with some traces of the Gothic style. Before we tie the ropes at Gruž harbour cruise alongside the old Dubrovnik city walls while lunch is served on deck. After docking, transfer to the old town for the guided walking tour of this magical town. Take the cable car from the Old Town to Srđ mountain to enjoy scenic views of the Walls and Elaphiti Islands. For those with more enthusiasm we recommend a walk on top of the 1940 m long city walls! Time at leisure for dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik.
DAY 8 SATURDAY DUBROVNIK Check out (B)
Breakfast and time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends! Check out by 9.00 am and transfer to Dubrovnik airport.
* Legend: B - breakfast; L - lunch; D - dinner; T - tasting
Prices & Terms
DATES & PRICES 2019.
22.06. 29.06. 13.07. 27.07. 03.08. 10.08.
DELUXE SUPERIOR VIP Upper/Main Deck
DELUXE SUPERIOR Upper/Main Deck
DELUXE SUPERIOR Lower Deck
Prices in EUR per person in double or twin room/cabin.
Cruise price includes:
- transfers to and from Split/Dubrovnik airports - welcome reception & coctail - buffet breakfast and 4 course lunch daily - drink with lunch - liter of water daily - abundance of fruit daily - Captain's dinner with live music - English speaking tour manager - Dubrovnik cable car entrance fee - sightseeing in Dubrovnik (with one way transfer), Hvar, Korčula, Split - cruise along the old town city walls of Dubrovnik - half day excursion of Ston with Oyster farm visit and tasting, wine tasting in Vis - entrance to Mljet National Park - Visitors tax & port fees - luggage handling - daily cabin service - complimentary Wi-Fi on board
- 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, 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 behavior Katarina Line/captain reserves the right in asking clients to disembark.
- From the day of confirmation up till 30 days prior to arrival – fee of EUR 200 per person - 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)
REDUCTIONS & SUPPLEMENTS:
- adult on 3rd bed in a triple cabin: -30%
Entrances to National Parks
Prices vary from EUR 10. - 25. per person depending on season and park visited (to be paid on the spot)
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)
Possible from EUR 10 - 15 daily (Opatija, Split, Dubrovnik)
Prices from EUR 50 per transfer (up to 3 pax) from Dubrovnik airport to Dubrovnik port and from Split airport to Split port; in Opatija various airport possibilities (Zagreb, Trieste, Ljubljana, Venice) - price on request
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...
Cabins, seats or deck, available for coastal & intenational ferry connections
We kindly ask you to fill out the reservation form with requested details to get an offer with a booking option.