Northern Pearls Deluxe Split - Opatija 2021
|od 1500 eur|
A fabulous tapestry of blue and green will amaze you while cruising and exploring the stunning Adriatic coastline and islands. Spend your mornings admiring the spectacular scenery, enjoy swimming in the crystal-clear Adriatic Sea and in the afternoons and evenings, explore old historical towns or just party and have fun till morning hours. This route departing from Split and ending in Opatija features the city of Zadar and a visit to Krka waterfalls National Park HIGHLIGHTS: Cruise on river Krka & visit Krka waterfalls, swimming at secluded bays, Zadar Sea Organs & Greeting To The Sun installation, Diocletian's Palace in Split
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Day 1 SPLIT (D)
Transfer from Split airport to the Split harbour where the vessel will be docked. Check-in from 14.00 h onwards. After settling, enjoy the guided tour of the city (not possible for late arrivals). Split is a historic town under UNESCO protection and part of the world heritage. One will find an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the magnificent Diocletian palace, once inhabited by the Roman emperor. After your guided tour of Split, return to the ship for a welcome reception and cocktail to enjoy the meet and greet party on board. Overnight in Split.
Day 2 SPLIT –TROGIR - PRIMOŠTEN (B, L)
After breakfast, we head toward the old Dalmatian town of Trogir (Greek relief from the 4th century was found here). Trogir is sometimes referred to as a floating museum town - as it has masterful architecture including some stunning Venetian palaces. The old town is a UNESCO heritage site. After the visit, we continue our cruise to Primošten, a typical small Dalmatian coastal town. An old legend says that when God was creating the Earth, he wanted to rest on the seventh day so he made himself the town of Primošten for just this purpose. Today, this small town is well known for its quality local wines and is a popular destination for those who want to enjoy the harmony of sea, sun and stone. Overnight in Primošten.
Day 3 PRIMOŠTEN - KRKA WATERFALLS / ZLARIN (B, T, D)
During breakfast, we sail to Skradin, from where we start our visit to the famous Bibich winery for light tapas lunch and wine tasting. The next stop is the National Park Krka Waterfalls, where we will walk through the Park and visit “Skradinski Buk”. Jaw-droppingly beautiful, this is the most popular part of the waterfall area. There are 17 waterfalls, with cascades up to 100 m wide, and the Krka river tumbles 45.7 meters. A never-to-forget experience is swimming under the falls so bring your swimsuit and enjoy the crystal-clear freshwater. Afternoon cruise to the island of Zlarin, a tiny island in the Šibenik archipelago where we will enjoy dinner on board. Overnight in Zlarin.
Day 4 ZLARIN – VODICE (B, L, CD)
After breakfast, we continue our journey, but before arriving at our next destination, we will make a swim stop in one of the bays on our way. Afternoon arrival in Vodice, one of Croatia's most lively small towns that live night and day, often with memorable, outdoor happenings. The most famous are the Vodice traditional folk festivals, cultural and entertainment events and evenings of Dalmatian a'cappella songs. Enjoy the Captain`s dinner with live entertainment onboard. Overnight in Vodice.
Day 5 VODICE/ KORNATI NATIONAL PARK – ZADAR (B, L)
Early morning departure to the Kornati National Park (entrance fee included), which consists of around 100 islands, islets and reefs. In addition to this, the continental part includes only ¼ of the surface of the park, while the rest belongs to the marine eco-system. Enjoy the ruins of the ancient Illyrian fortress, Roman villas, old Christian church of St Mary and medieval fortresses and settlements add to the value of the islands. Some of the reefs are sometimes up to 100 m deep in the sea. Afterwards, we continue sailing to Zadar, for centuries the capital of Dalmatia and the oldest university town in Croatia well known for its rich historical heritage of world importance, visible at every step: the Roman Forum from the 1st century, St Donat church from the 9th century - the most famous medieval basilica and the symbol of the city, mighty city walls with a bow and a representative city gate from 16th century, the Museum of ancient glass, over 30 churches in the old town, many palaces and villas, as well as the famous, contemporary Sea Organ and “Greeting to the Sun” light installation. Join our guided tour and get to know Zadar. Overnight in the port of Zadar.
Day 6 ZADAR - RAB (B, L, T)
After breakfast, the cruise proceeds towards Rab island, known as the “island of love”. On arrival join the guided tour, there are imposing stone walls and you'll see Romanesque church towers, churches, palaces, stone streets and ancient facades. Many streets and squares are like open-air galleries, as artists work outside. Do not miss and try the famous “Rapska torta“ cake (the recipe is secret). If weather permits, walk up to Kamenjak hill and watch the magnificent sunset. Overnight in the town of Rab.
Day 7 RAB / KRK – OPATIJA (B, L)
After breakfast, we depart for Krk, the largest Croatian island. On route, we stop to swim in the most crystal clear water you may ever have seen. On arrival join the guided tour. Krk has diverse villages of various sizes, stunning promenades, dramatic rock faces with tiny islands and hundreds of hidden bays and beaches. Late afternoon arrival in Opatija, with time to take a stroll along the famous Franz Joseph promenade better known as the Lungomare to the numerous cafes and restaurants in Opatija or nearby fishermen's village Volosko – well known for excellent seafood restaurants, the best in the region, and among the best in all of Croatia. Our experienced guide will tell you the magnificent history of Opatija and show you its most precious monuments during a guided walking tour in the afternoon. Overnight in the port of Opatija.
Day 8 OPATIJA (B)
Breakfast and time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends!
Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner, T – tasting, CD – Captain`s dinner
CABIN TYPE DESCRIPTIONS:
Deluxe superior is a new class of Katarina Line newer and larger vessels, the best vessels that exist on the Adriatic sea built with high-quality materials of solid wood, glass, marble, stainless steel and similar materials. Minimum 47 meters in length, newly built or refurbished, with hot tubs and beautiful sun decks with lounge area, deckchairs and more. Spacious, superbly designed, air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20m2 in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hairdryer, bathroom toiletries, bathrobe, slippers, LCD TV, etc.
SERVICES INCLUDED: Airport transfers, buffet breakfasts and three-course lunches with salad and cheese bar, drink with lunch, Captain’s dinner with live music, sightseeing, English speaking tour manager, various entrance fees, various tastings & excursions, Visitors' tax & port fees, luggage handling, daily cabin service, complimentary water, tea and coffee throughout the day, olive oil and wine tasting on board, complimentary Wi-Fi.
REDUCTIONS & SUPPLEMENTS:
- Double cabin for single use (Single supplement): +50%
- Local transfers in Split and transfer from Opatija harbour to the airport
(on the day of arrival and day of departure)
- 7-night cruise in a deluxe superior air-conditioned cabin with en-suite bathroom
- Welcome reception & cocktail
- Daily buffet breakfast
- 8 meals onboard – Three-course lunches daily + cheese and salad bar
- Captain's dinner with live entertainment
- A drink with lunch onboard
- Complimentary water
- Complimentary coffee and tea throughout the day
- Olive oil and wine tasting on board
- Abundance of fruit daily
- Professional tour manager
- Visitors' tax & port fees
- Luggage handling
- Daily cabin service, linen and towel change
- Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard
- Guided walking tours of towns Opatija, Krk, Rab, Split & Zadar
- National Park Kornati and Krka Waterfalls entrance fees
- Wine tasting in Bibich winery with lunch + transfer from Skradin
- Rab cake tasting
No additional fees on arrival except gratuities
CHOOSE YOUR DEPARTURE
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Guaranteed departures from the Split harbour (check-in from 14.00).
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