Dalmatian Wonders Cruise Dubrovnik to Split

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Visit some of the most beautiful islands and mainland attractions on the Adriatic on a luxuriously designed, fully A/C Deluxe Superior vessel MS Aurelia (2019) with spacious ensuite cabins. Perfect way to fully experience Croatian islands and coastline is by sailing on an intimate luxury mini cruiser. Spend mornings on spacious decks or swim in crystal clear Adriatic Sea and explore small historical towns in the evening. This one way cruise from Dubrovnik to Split will bring you the best of Southern Dalmatian islands with numerous extra services and food & wine experiences included in the package.

Dubrovnik – Elaphiti Islands – Slano – Ston – Slano – Mljet NP – Korčula – Komiža – Vis – Biševo – Hvar – Bol – Trogir – Split


DAY 1 Dubrovnik
Arrival transfer to Gruž Port for check in from 1400HRS onwards. After settling in, transfer to the city gates for a guided tour of the Old Town where you will discover the charm and fascination of Dubrovnik. The Onofrio’s Fountain, Franciscan and Dominican monasteries, and Rector’s Palace. Take the cable car from the Old Town to Mount Srđ for incredible scenic views of the city and Elaphiti Islands. This evening enjoy a welcome cocktail and dinner to meet your Captain, crew and fellow cruise passengers. (D)
DAY 2 Dubrovnik – Elaphiti – Slano – Ston – Slano
During breakfast take in the spectacular scenery, as the ship cruises around Dubrovnik City Walls, before continuing to one of the Elaphiti Islands for a swim stop. Afternoon arrival in Slano, a peaceful fishermen’s village and the starting point to Ston, a once fortified small town, famous for its medieval ramparts, saltworks and oysters. After exploring the town our excursion takes us to a family owned oyster farm for a special tasting and experience. Return to the ship for an evening at leisure, to enjoy this peaceful village. (B, L, T)
DAY 3 Slano – Mljet – Korčula
Today we head further north to the Island of Mljet. Join the Cruise Director for a stroll to the famous saltwater lakes in the National Park and enjoy a boat ride to St Mary Isle to visit an ancient Benedictine monastery. Cruise towards Korčula, the birthplace of Marco Polo. Lunch is in a secluded bay enroute. A fish bone street pattern design was used in Korčula Old Town to reduce effects of wind and sun and provide citizens with sheltered and comfortable accommodation. Discover the town and later there are many wonderful restaurants to dine at or an optional excursion to a small village near Korčula where you will enjoy dinner and hear about history and true local life. (B, L)
DAY 4 Korčula – Komiža – Vis
Continue to the Island of Vis, which was once a naval base and closed to tourists. Due to this isolation, it has a unique charm. Arrive to an old fisherman’s village of Komiža, to enjoy free time and experience its relaxed pace of life. On arrival to Vis Town, your time is at leisure. Visit the remains of the Roman thermal place, town museum, or simply enjoy the surrounds. This evening make sure to dine at a local fish restaurant to sample fish and seafood prepared in traditional Dalmatian style. (B, L)
DAY 5 Vis – Biševo – Hvar
Cruise towards Biševo to visit the Blue Cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon (visit is weather dependent). Continue to Hvar, the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic. We explore Hvar Old Town and see the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower and the oldest community theatre in Europe. A private transfer takes us to a renowned family owned winery, where we learn about its history of wine making and sample the local Dalmatian wine. One last stop takes us to the must-see Spanish Fortress which offers incredibly scenic views of the town and Pakleni Islands. This evening experience the electric atmosphere of Hvar’s famous nightlife. Dine at a local restaurant or visit the bars and cafes which are open long into the night.

(B, L, T)

DAY 6 Hvar – Bol – Trogir

Morning departure to Brač Island, where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia, Zlatni Rat near Bol. Bol is a typical fishermen’s town, converted into a popular tourist destination. Continue to Trogir, a UNESCO World Heritage protected historic stone town, often described as an open-air museum. We explore the charming town with its narrow alleyways and view the Cathedral of St Lawrence and the magnificent Kamerlengo Tower. Return to the ship for your Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment to dance the night away. (B, L, D)

DAY 7 Trogir – Split

This morning we visit a gorgeous bay for a swim stop, before our lunch is served and we arrive to Split. Enjoy a guided tour of Split, a historic city under UNESCO protection and part of the world heritage with an abundance of Roman architecture including Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace and its cellars. Enjoy your final evening at leisure to explore this vibrant city. (B, L)

DAY 8 Split

Check out is by 0900HRS. Say farewell to your crew and fellow travellers. Your transfer will take you to the airport or your Split hotel. We are sure you will have made many friends and have a wealth of memories to treasure and take home with you. Sretan Put. (B)


  • Airport transfers Day 1 & 8
  • 7 Nights in A/C ensuite cabin
  • Welcome Reception & Cocktail
  • 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 1 Dinner (B, L, D)
  • 1 Captain’s Dinner with aperitif & live entertainment (D)
  • Ston Oyster Farm Visit & Tasting (T)
  • Wine Tasting on Island of Hvar (T)
  • Olive Oil & Wine Tasting Onboard
  • Fresh fruit, snacks, tea & coffee daily
  • 1 Drink with Lunch & Dinner (glass of wine, beer or soft drink)
  • Water dispenser
  • Spectacular cruise along Dubrovnik City Walls
  • Cruise Director
  • Daily cabin service & towel change
  • Linen change mid week
  • Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
  • Tourist taxes & port fees
  • Headsets
  • Porterage


  • Dubrovnik
  • Korčula
  • Hvar
  • Trogir
  • Split


  • Dubrovnik – Cable Car
  • Mljet – National Park
  • Hvar – Spanish Fortress
  • Split – Diocletian Palace Cellars

Important Notes

Upper Deck Cabins are above the Main Deck
​Main Deck Cabins are on the Main Deck
Lower Deck Cabins are in the hull of the ship, below the Main Deck
VIP Cabins are on the Upper Deck
Cabins are allocated according to availability

Captain reserves the right to change the route in case of bad weather conditions, crowding or other circumstances out of his control. Departures are guaranteed for minimum 10 participants. Cruise Operator reserves the right to cancel or change the ship name if necessary. Guests are obliged to follow ship rules (found in written form onboard). Guests are not permitted to bring beverages onboard the vessel that have been purchased onshore. All drinks must be purchased onboard. In the event of inappropriate behaviour the Cruise Operator and Captain reserves the right to disembark guests. Most arrival times in port are in the late afternoon.

Route, Itinerary & Inclusions are subject to change without prior notice.

Port taxes, entrance fees, sightseeing and excursions (if not included in the package) must be paid in local currency upon arrival.

​Due to specific mooring conditions and requirements in some Croatian Ports, ships are moored side by side. This makes it necessary to cross from one ship to the other where there are gaps in between each ship. Special care must be taken at all times when crossing between the vessels and guests do this at their own risk. Crew assistance will be given to those needing and requesting it. Cruises are not recommended for those in wheelchairs or with limited mobility.

Images courtesy of Croatia Times Travel