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Adriatic Cruise ‘Dubrovnik To Poreč’
On MS Adriatic Queen 2017

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
Routing:

Dubrovnik – Mljet – Korčula – Hvar – Split – Šibenik – Krka – Vodice – Zadar – Olib – Susak –
Mali Lošinj – Pula – Brijuni – Rovinj – Poreč

SPECIAL OFFER
2017 Special – Save $580 per cabin ($290 per person) off advertised prices when you book & deposit your cruise by 31 May 2017. Offer is valid for new bookings only, made from 28 Apr 2017 and subject to availability. Contact us for more details and full booking terms & conditions.

Explore pristine waters of the Adriatic Sea along with picturesque islands & cities of Croatia onboard MS Adriatic Queen (2017). With accommodating crew and helpful Cruise Director, it’s easy to relax, enjoy the cruise, and make the most out of this unforgettable journey. Vessel Features length 35m, width 11m, 220v, cruising speed 10 knots, capacity 30 persons. Onboard Facilities 15 A/C cabins with private ensuites, salon-restaurant & bar, LCD TV, sun deck with jacuzzi, shaded lounge area & deck beds, rear swimming platform.

Deluxe Package Includes

• Airport transfer – Port (Day 1)
• 7 Nights in A/C cabin with ensuite
• Welcome Dinner (D)
• 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches (B, L)
• 2 Restaurant Dinners (D)
• 1 Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment including wine, beer & soft drinks (D)
• Bottled water, tea & coffee
• Cruise Director
• Free WiFi (restrictions may apply)
• Service charges & port taxes
• Headsets for sightseeing tours
• Porterage

Sightseeing

• Dubrovnik    
• Mljet NP
• Korčula
• Hvar
• Split
• Šibenik
• Krka NP
• Zadar
• Olib
• Susak
• Mali Lošinj
• Pula
• Brijuni NP
• Rovinj

Entrance

• Dubrovnik – Rector’s Palace, Franciscan Monastery Pharmacy
• Mljet – National Park
• Korčula – Cathedral of St Mark
• Split – Diocletain Palace
• Krka Waterfalls – National Park
• Zadar – Cathedral of St Anastasia
• Olib – Assumption of Mary Church
• Pula – Amphitheatre Arena
• Brijuni – National Park

4 Night Land Add-On
Italy Post Stay 
POREČ – VENICE – FLORENCE – ROME

• Hotel transfer – Airport (Day 12)
• 4 Nights in 4* hotels
• 4 Breakfasts (B)
• Tour Director
• Transfers between locations by A/C motor coach or tourist class train
• Catamaran ticket Poreč – Venice
• Sightseeing in Venice, Florence, Rome
• Entrance fees
• Service charges & taxes
• Headsets for sightseeing tours
• Porterage
NZ$1,950 per person, twin share

4 Night Land Add-On
Austria & Slovenia Post Stay
POREČ – POSTOJNA CAVES – LJUBLJANA – BLED – VIENNA

• Hotel transfer – Airport (Day 12)
• 4 Nights in 4* – 5* hotels
• 4 Breakfasts (B)
• Tour Director
• Transfers between locations by A/C motor coach or tourist class train
• Sightseeing in Postojna Caves, Ljubljana, Bled, Vienna
• Entrance fees
• Service charges & taxes
• Headsets for sightseeing tours
• Porterage
NZ$1,725 per person, twin share

Vessel Description

MS Adriatic Queen is completely renovated for 2017 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities. It is 35 metres long, 11 metres wide, with cruising speed of 10 knots. Maximum capacity is 30 passengers in 15 cabins, all fully A/C, with queen-size (7) or twin beds (8), cupboard, cabinet and window or porthole, bathroom with shower, toilette and wash basin. Cabin size varies between 13m2 and 16m2. There is free WiFi internet access (restrictions may apply). The ship features fully A/C salon-restaurant with bar and LCD TV. Large lounging sun deck has a jacuzzi fitting up to 6 people, and provides sun-shade cover and deck-beds for all passengers. The ship has a rear access platform to the sea as well as ladders for easy access to the water.

Vessel Specifications

• State-of-the-art equipment
• Electricity on board: 220v
• 2 Engines (932 HP each)
• 2 Generators (107 HP each)
• Cruising speed: 10 knots
• Fuel tank: 24t
• Water tank: 14t
• Crew number: 8

The sun-bathing area is on Bridge Deck & Sun Deck. Salon-restaurant & bar are on Bridge Deck. Jacuzzi is accessible on the Sun Deck.

MS ADRIATIC QUEEN

Main Deck (15 cabins)

7 Doubles (Queen size beds)
8 Twins

 Download MS Adriatic Queen Deckplan

 

Important Information

Check in DUBROVNIK on SATURDAY from 2:00pm (first night in Dubrovnik Port)

Captain reserves the right to change the route in case of bad weather conditions. Departures are guaranteed for minimum 10 participants. Cruise Operator reserves the right to cancel any departure with less than 10 participants and to change the ship name if need arises. Guests are obliged to follow ship rules (found in written form on the ship) especially with regards to bringing drinks on board. In case of inappropriate behavior Cruise Operator/Captain reserves the right in asking clients to disembark. Most arrival times in port are in the late afternoon. Times to be advised during cruise.
Group Prices Available – Contact Croatia Times Travel for group prices.

Disclaimer

Due to specific mooring conditions and requirements in some Croatian ports, ships are moored side by side, making it necessary for the clients to cross from one ship to another with gaps in between ships in order to get to the shore. In such cases clients need to take special care when crossing and do this at their own risk. Crew assistance will be given to those needing and requesting it.

2017 PRICES
Per Person NZ$
Tour & Cruise Code: 2017-K231
Start DatesEnd DatesMain Deck
09 Sep16 Sep3,660
23 Sep30 Sep3,660
07 Oct14 Oct3,180
Single supplement available

SPECIAL OFFER
2017 Special – Save $580 per cabin ($290 per person) off advertised prices when you book & deposit your cruise by 31 May 2017. Offer is valid for new bookings only, made from 28 Apr 2017 and subject to availability. Contact us for more details and full booking terms & conditions.

CRUISE ITINERARY

Day 1, Saturday:  Dubrovnik

Upon arrival to Dubrovnik Airport you will be transferred to Dubrovnik Port, where embarkation begins at 1400hrs. Settle in your cabin, before attending a Welcome Dinner this evening. (D)

Day 2, Sunday:  Dubrovnik

After breakfast, morning walking tour of Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’ll visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery’s Pharmacy. Return for lunch onboard and the rest of the day enjoy at leisure to discover this lovely town at your own pace. Return to your ship for overnight. We depart Dubrovnik at 2345hrs and cruise to island of Mljet. (B, L)

Day 3, Monday:  Mljet – Korčula

Wake up on the beautiful Mljet Island. Morning visit of the Mljet National Park, featuring five types of forest, many species of birds, and two deep lakes, Big and Small. Continue the cruise to the magical island of Korčula and its walled town bearing the same name, believed to be the birthplace of the explorer Marco Polo. Enjoy lunch onboard, before we discover the walled city with local guide. The walking tour takes you through its narrow, cobbled streets and includes a visit to the majestic Gothic-Baroque Cathedral of St Mark. Tonight, enjoy dinner in the local restaurant before we set our compass north to Hvar. We depart at 2345hrs. (B, L, D)

Day 4, Tuesday:  Hvar – Split

Welcome to Hvar, Croatia’s sunniest island and a favourite holiday destination for international celebrities and yachters; thus, beyond all the glitz and glamour, Hvar Town is a charming seaside resort with 8 centuries of architecture waiting to be explored. On a walking tour, breathe in the pine-scented breeze, as you absorb vistas of the Old Town with the picturesque little streets and the first public theatre in Europe. Enjoy some free time to pop into craft shops or cafes, tucked into old Venetian palaces. Board back your ship in time for lunch, and cruise to Split. Afternoon walking tour, featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple and the Cathedral. Evening is free, to stroll along Riva, try local cuisine and enjoy the vistas. Tonight, the clear waters of the Adriatic will bring us to our next destination, Šibenik. We depart Split at 2345hrs. (B, L)

Day 5, Wednesday:  Šibenik – Krka – Vodice – Zadar

Morning visit of the Krka National Park with its magnificent waterfalls. Afterwards, coach will take you to Vodice, where your ship is anchored. Return to the ship and enjoy lunch while sailing to Zadar, a city of exceptional history and rich cultural heritage. In the late afternoon, set out on a walking tour of Zadar historical centre and admire the old walls built in 16th century by Venetians as a defence from Turks. Also see the 16th century Port Gate where the Venetian lion still guards the entrance, the Square of the Five Wells, Church of St Donatus, the Roman Forum and the largest cathedral in Dalmatia, St Anastasia. Your evening is at leisure in town. We depart at 2345hrs and continue our cruise to Olib during the night. (B, L)

Day 6, Thursday:  Olib – Susak – Mali Lošinj

Wake up on the sandy island of Olib, overgrown by black pine. As there are no cars on the island, it is a favourite destination for boaters and sailors. Olib has a lovely little fort, the remains of the monastery and the Church of the Assumption of Mary, where you can see a document written in the Glagolitic script – the alphabet in which Croatian was first written. Our next stop is island of Susak. Lunch is served onboard, while continuing our journey towards Mali Lošinj. Thanks to its mild climate, pinewoods and air, the island of Lošinj is an ideal place to recreate your body and spirit. Enjoy a Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment onboard our ship tonight. We depart Mali Lošinj at 2345hrs. (B, L, D)

Day 7, Friday:  Pula – Brijuni – Rovinj – Poreč

Morning visit of Pula, arguably one of the most beautiful of Istrian cities. Your guide will share some exciting stories of antiquity, as you walk the footsteps of the ancients and visit the Amphitheatre. Continue sailing to the Brijuni National Park, once the personal State Summer Residence of President Marshal Josip Broz Tito. Arriving to the island, a part of heaven discloses in front of your eyes in the unique harmony of flora, fauna and heritage. Following the visit, lunch is served onboard, before we reach a romantic town of Rovinj. Feel its past as you walk around the Old Town’s cobbled, narrow streets, winding at the foot of the Church of St Euphemia, the favourite gathering place of artists from around the world. Conclude your cruise in Poreč and say farewell to your new friends at farewell dinner in the local restaurant. Return to your cabin for the last night onboard. (B, L, D)

Day 8, Saturday:  Poreč

After breakfast it’s time to disembark. (B)

 

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