K225 - ADRIATIC CRUISE - M/S PREMIER

An amazing and unique journey through Croatia and cruising the Adriatic Sea! 2 nights in Zagreb. Then, a 7-night cruise from Zadar on board M/S Premier in a cabin with private facilities.

K225 - ADRIATIC CRUISE - M/S PREMIER

An amazing and unique journey through Croatia and cruising the Adriatic Sea! 2 nights in Zagreb. Then, a 7-night cruise from Zadar on board M/S Premier in a cabin with private facilities.

Tour Highlights

  • GUARANTEED DEPARTURES.
  • Eighteen (18) meals; Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
  • Sightseeing includes and vacation spotlights;
    •  Zagreb, the cultural capital of Croatia
    • Tasting of traditional Maraschino liqueur in Zadar
    • Kornati and Krka National Park
    • Sibenik's medieval Old Town
    • Split built around Diocletian's Palace
    • The Gold Horn beach on Bol island
    • Korcula, the birthplace of Marco Polo
    • Mljet National Park
    • Dubrovnik, the Perl of the Adriatic
  • Unique small group cruising.

Adriatic Cruise and Touring K225 Tour Includes

  • Arrival and departure transfers.
  • Two (2) nights first class hotel in Zagreb, with dinner one (1) night.
  • Seven (7) nights accommodations aboard M/S Premier; deluxe cabins with private bathrooms, air-conditioning and LCD TV.
  • Breakfast daily, except for morning of arrival.
  • Welcome Reception aboard ship with dinner.
  • Six (6) lunches.
  • Three (3) dinners; Welcome dinner at Hotel in Zagreb, Welcome reception and dinner on board and Captain's dinner with live entertainment.
  • Complimentary bottled water, coffee, and tea on the cruise ship.
  • Professional cruise manager/tour manager throughout.
  • Luggage handling.
  • Free Wi-Fi on board.
  • Whisper technology enhanced touring.
  • Headsets provided when on included sightseeing tours.
  • Walking tour of Dubrovnik and Korcula.
  • See Zagreb, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Zadar, Kornati National Park, Krka National park, Split, Hvar, Korcula, Mljet National Park, Dubrovnik.
  • Service charges and taxes (note: Port charges are not included and are additional)

About the Ship

Prestige is one of the most attractive and luxurious ships in Croatia. This vessel accommodates up to 38 passengers in 19 spacious cabins. With its 164 feet in length, Prestige is just the perfect size for calling the small island ports and coastal towns of Croatia. Please note: ONLY DOUBLE (one-bed) or SINGLE occupancy is available on this cruise. Twin rooms (two beds) or triple rooms are not available.

Itinerary

Day 1, Friday: Arrive Zagreb

You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure. Dinner and overnight. (D)

Day 2, Saturday: In Zagreb

We enjoy a morning sightseeing tour that takes us through the historic Upper Town. We see St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, the Parliament, and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the winding streets of the old town or perhaps take an optional excursion into the countryside. (B)

Day 3, Sunday: Zagreb - Plitvice Lakes - Zadar

We are headed south for a visit to the magnificent Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. We enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder with its 16 terraced lakes surrounded by forested mountains and lush vegetation. A walking tour takes us around several of the lower lakes. After our visit, we drive to Zadar to board the beautiful M/S Premier. Later, join your fellow “sailors” and cruise manager for a welcome reception and dinner on board. (B,D)

Day 4, Monday: Zadar - Sali

We start the day with breakfast and a walking tour of Zadar’s historical center. The city’s compact pedestrian zone, is perfect to explore on foot. We admire the 16th century walls built by the Venetians as a defense against the Turks. We also see the Port Gate where the Venetian lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, the Church of St. Donat, the Roman Forum and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St. Anastasia. After the tour, we stop for a tasting of traditional Maraschino liqueur. While we set sail for Sali, lunch is served. In Sali, there is time to explore the town and have dinner on your own in one of the local restaurants. (B,L)

Day 5, Tuesday: Sali - Sibenik

After breakfast, we take in the scenic wonderlands of two National Parks in the Sibenik area: Krka, with its breathtaking waterfalls, and Kornati, comprised of more than 140 islands with numerous coves and crystal-clear waters. The day is devoted to tour these scenic destinations. The evening is at leisure in Sibenik. (B, L)

Day 6, Wednesday: Sibenik - Trogir - Split

In the morning there is time for a swim before we continue sailing. After lunch, we arrive in the UNESCO-listed city of Trogir. Our time here is free to explore at leisure until we set course for Split. Here, a walking tour of the historic inner city takes us to the Palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We also see the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. (B, L)

Day 7, Thursday: Split - Bol - Hvar

We sail to Bol, home of the Golden Horn, one of the most breathtaking beaches in Croatia. This vast, golden pebble beach is unique in that it changes shape and position depending on the direction of the winds. Before lunch, there is time for a swim in the clear blue waters. We then sail to the island of Hvar where we have a sightseeing tour that includes the first public theatre in Europe, the Franciscan Monastery, and many more historic sights. The evening is free to explore Hvar and to dine on your own in one of the excellent restaurants. (B, L)

Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar harbor (during peak season in July and August), the port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad/Jelsa. In that case transfers by bus will be organized to and from Hvar.

Day 8, Friday: Hvar - Korcula - Mljet

After breakfast we depart for Korcula, for an early afternoon arrival. Korcula town is thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Our walking tour through its narrow, cobble-stone streets includes a visit to the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. We continue our journey to the island of Mljet, where an afternoon tour of Mljet National Park awaits. The park features five types of forest, many species of birds, and two deep lakes: Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). This spectacular island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! Tonight, onboard our ship, enjoy the Captain’s dinner with live entertainment and a glass of wine. (B,L,D )

Day 9, Saturday: Mljet - Dubrovnik

In the morning we sail to Dubrovnik, the so called “Pearl of Adriatic,” and a UNESCO World Heritage site. While in Dubrovnik, we take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and the Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. The remainder of the day is free to discover even more of this amazing city. (B, L)

Day 10, Sunday: Depart Dubrovnik

Disembark after breakfast. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik airport for your flight home. (B)

Rates & Hotels

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $3070
Jun 18  (Sold Out)   $3070
Jul 02  (Sold Out)   $3070
Jul 16  (Sold Out)   $2930
  $2930
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  $3070
Sep 10  (Sold Out)   $3070
  $3070
  $2690

Featured Hotels

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Tour Details

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Flight Details


Accommodation Details

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The Westin Zagreb

Zagreb -

The Westin Zagreb is a 5-star landmark hotel centrally located in the very heart of Zagreb. Recognized for offering discreet surroundings and professional, caring service, The Westin Zagreb is a regular host to high profile local, national and international events. It has been the favorite home-away-from-home for visiting royalty, world leaders, international dignitaries and other travelers seeking the calm comfort of a modern luxury hotel. [more]

Deluxe Category Adriatic Cruise Ship

Small Cruise Ship -

M/S Premier - Standard Room - Bed & Breakfast - Lower Deck [more]

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply. Twin rooms (two beds) and triple rooms are not available on this cruise.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Port Taxes - are an additional $102 per person
  • Tips to cruise and touring staff

Airfare

Unfortunately, due to the 2020 pandemic, Celtic Tours will only be offering airfare for groups sizes of 15 or more. Individuals should book directly with airlines. Please make sure you book your flight to arrive and depart on accurate dates. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Departures & Transfers

Tour date is the date the cruise begins in Croatia. Air should be booked one day prior for an overnight flight.

Arrival transfers are included. If a pre-night is booked independently prior to touring, then the transfer is not included, and client must make their own way to the dock. The departure transfer is included at the end of the cruise to the airport.