Board your cruise ship in Dubrovnik to begin this 8-day guided tour of the southern Dalmatian Coast and its islands. The first stop is Mljet Island, which boasts a national park and Roman ruins that are nearly 2,000 years old. Travel the island and opt to take a dip in a natural swimming pool.
The next day, head to Hvar Island, a spot that was long under the rule of the Venetian Republic with an overnight in Jelsa. The following day lounge on the beaches on the islands of Bol and Brač and view the tallest mountain of all the islands in the Adriatic. Then go across to Split and discover Dalmatian nightlife.
Continue to Korčula, said to be the birthplace of Marco Polo. Visit the 15th-century St. Marks Cathedral and don't miss the Three Saints altarpiece by Venetian painter Tintoretto.
You'll also visit Trstenik on the Pelješac Peninsula, famed for its wine production, and then continue on to Slano to spend the night. In each destination, there will be an option for a guided group tour with a local guide or you can choose to take some free time. See the Itinerary section below for more details.
D1 Saturday / APT DUBROVNIK – DUBROVNIK PORT Our journey starts in Dubrovnik, the enchanting Mediterranean jewel rich with numerous cultural and historic sights. The captain and the crew will give you a warm welcome. Dinner is served on board. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
D2 Sunday / DUBROVNIK Have a lovely breakfast on a sunny deck and enjoy the beautiful view on Dubrovnik city walls. Discover Dubrovnik's monuments as you wander around its cobbled streets. Lunch on board and free time for sightseeing or relaxing on local beaches. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
D3 Monday / DUBROVNIK – POMENA (MLJET ISLAND) After breakfast, we sail out on a cruise from Dubrovnik to Pomena, a hidden port on the idyllic Mljet Island. Lunch is served on board. Housing the incredible National Park, Odysseus cave, numerous coves and incredibly green landscape this island will leave you breathless. Overnight in Pomena. The entrance to National Park Mljet is not included in the rate of the cruise.
D4 Tuesday / POMENA (MLJET ISLAND) – JELSA (HVAR ISLAND) In the morning hours, we set off to an island of Hvar. Known as the hotspot of swanky hotels, posh restaurants and luxuries lifestyle, prepare to be completely immersed in high-standards life. After lunch on board, stroll around the city of Jelsa and enjoy intimate atmosphere of hidden coves and beaches. Overnight in Jelsa.
D5 Wednesday / JELSA (HVAR ISLAND) – BOL (BRAČ ISLAND) – SPLIT After breakfest we will sail to the island of Brač. Hope you are ready to let all the worries pass you by because you will be spending day on one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, Zlatni rat (Golden Horn). Dip in a crystal clear sea, sip on refreshing drinks and enjoy every moment relaxing in this stunning place. After lunch on board, we will head to Split, where you will have free time for exploring this magnificent imperial city. Overnight in Split.
D6 Thursday / SPLIT – KORČULA (KORČULA ISLAND) In the morning hours, we head to Korčula, forested heaven of Adriatic. Spend the day exploring Korčula, a medieval walled town best known as a birthplace of a famous explorer Marco Polo. Lunch on board. Overnight in Korčula.
D7 Friday / KORČULA (KORČULA ISLAND) – SLANO In the morning we will sail by the Pelješac peninsula, widely famous for its velvety red wine Plavac Mali. We will visit the picture-perfect village of Trstenik. From there, we will head to the Elaphiti Archipelago, a group of 14 islands and islets. Lunch and swimming breaks. In the late afternoon, we will sail to Slano, one of the most picturesque settlements in the Dubrovnik region. Overnight in Slano.
D8 Saturday / SLANO – DUBROVNIK After breakfast, we will head back to Dubrovnik. Have a pleasant journey!
Your state-of-the-art M/Y Otac Nikola cruise ship has a capacity to hold 28 to 32 people. All cabins boast air conditioning, and have their own bathrooms. The cruise ship also features a comfortable air-conditioned saloon, separate bar and a lower diving platform so that you can go sea swimming if you wish.
Please note: The listed price does not include a city tax, payable at the time of cruise check-in. The tax is required by the ship and is not within our control.