CROATIA CRUISE: KVARNER ISLANDS

STARTING AND FINISHING IN OPATIJA, THIS PREMIUM CRUISE TAKES YOU TO THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLANDS AND CITIES OF THE KVARNER BAY. BOOK TODAY!

Duration

7 Nights

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This premium cruise starts and finishes in elegant Opatija, taking you to the most beautiful islands and towns in the picturesque Kvarner bay set in the north-west Croatia.

 

Explore the best off-the-beaten-track destinations, taste excellent foods and stroll the narrow historic streets of Krk, Rab, Zadar and more.

 

Take a picture next to the statue of a girl holding a seagull in Opatija and visit the Croatian Walk of Fame.

 

Explore the historic Krk Town and relax at one of the cafes set by the seaside promenade.

 

Swim in clean waters of Ilovik, Olib or Molat and stroll the Aromatic Garden on Lošinj Island, proud of its health tourism tradition, mild Mediterranean climate and interesting walking trails.

 

Listen to the remarkable sea organ in Zadar and visit the Roman Forum situated in the very heart of this Ancient city.

 

Spend your evenings meandering the cobbled streets of the best destinations in Kvarner Bay, tasting mouthwatering food and sipping excellent wine.

 

Contact us to get a quote or learn more about this cruise!

2019 DEPARTURES

May 4, 11, 18, 25 | June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 | July 6, 13, 20, 27 | August 3, 10, 24 | September 14, 21, 28 | October 5, 12

Croatia Cruise: Kvarner Islands

Opatija – Krk – Rab – Zadar – Molat or Olib – (Ilovik) Lošinj – Cres – Opatija

INCLUDED

    • RETURN AIRPORT TRANSFERS (ZAGREB, RIJEKA OR PULA AIRPORT)
    • 7-NIGHT CRUISE IN PREMIUM CABIN WITH EN-SUITE BATHROOM
    • BUFFET BREAKFASTS, THREE-COURSE LUNCHES, CAPTAIN’S DINNER
    • ONE GUIDED TOUR
    • DAILY CABIN SERVICE
    • MID-WEEK FRESH SET OF TOWELS AND BED LINEN
    • LUGGAGE HANDLING
    • OLIVE OIL AND WINE TASTING ON BOARD
    • AFTERNOON TEA AND COFFEE
    • A LITRE OF WATER PER PERSON DAILY

    NOT INCLUDED

        • BEVERAGES AND MEALS OTHER THAN INCLUDED (SEE ABOVE)
        • GRATUITIES OR ANY OTHER EXPENSE OF PERSONAL NATURE
      VISITOR’S TAX AND PORT FEES (TO BE PAID ON THE SPOT) EUR 40 PER PERSON PER WEEK

HIGHLIGHTS

  • OPATIJA LUNGOMARE PROMENADE
  • KRK & RAB ISLANDS
  • ZADAR OLD TOWN & SEA ORGAN
  • LOŠINJ & CRES ISLANDS

Croatia Cruise: Kvarner Islands Itinerary

(cruising route is subject to change depending on weather conditions)

 

DAY 1 – OPATIJA – KRK ISLAND (Lunch)

 

Welcome on board the ship!

 

We depart at 13:00 with lunch on board.

 

Those arriving late can join us in Krk.

 

Krk is the largest Croatian Island (although sharing the title with Cres!), boasting wonderful nature and historic old towns.

 

Enjoy a short swim stop on our way to Krk.

 

Upon arrival, you’ll have time to explore the buzzing Krk Town with lively promenade and many bars and restaurants to choose from.

 

Overnight in Krk Town.

 

DAY 2 – KRK ISLAND – RAB ISLAND (Breakfast, Lunch)

 

After breakfast, we’ll continue towards the beautiful island of Rab (Arbe in Italian), where you’ll have a chance to join a guided tour of Rab Town.

 

Explore the centuries-old walls, Romanesque churches, palaces and winding narrow streets.

 

You shouldn’t miss out on the famous Rab cake. Overnight in town of Rab.

 

DAY 3 – RAB ISLAND – ZADAR (Breakfast, Lunch)

 

Enjoy breakfast on board as we sail towards Zadar, our next destination.

 

We’ll make a swim stop on the small island of Maun.

 

Join the optional guided tour of Zadar upon arrival, boasting long history and rich culture.

 

In the 1st century BC Zadar came under Roman rule and became a Roman colony.

 

Today visitors can see the remains of the Roman forum set in the city centre.

 

In the early Middle Ages, Zadar came under the Byzantine rule and became the centre of Byzantine administration over the province of Dalmatia.

 

The symbol of Zadar is the curious 9th century church of St Donatus.

 

With an unusual round layout, this church is one of the best examples of Pre-Romanesque architecture in Europe.

 

Zadar is world-known for the remarkable sea organ and the “Greeting to the Sun” installation. Overnight in Zadar.

 

DAY 4 – ZADAR – MOLAT ISLAND or OLIB (Breakfast, Lunch, Captain’s dinner)

 

In the morning we’ll leave Zadar and depart for Molat or Olib island (depending on available space in the small harbours) set in the northern part of the Zadar archipelago.

 

Enjoy absolute peace and quiet during your stay here.

 

In the evening we’ll host the Capitain’s dinner on board the ship. Overnight on Molat/Olib.

 

DAY 5 – MOLAT ISLAND or OLIB – ILOVIK – LOŠINJ ISLAND (Breakfast, Lunch)

 

After breakfast on board the ship, we will cruise towards Ilovik for a short swim stop in crystal clear waters.

 

Our next destination will be Lošinj Island boasting beautiful nature, hidden coves and breathtaking sceneries.

 

Enjoy your time in Lošinj, strolling down the seaside promenade or visiting the Aromatic Garden featuring rare herbs and plants.

 

Overnight in Mali Lošinj.

 

DAY 6 – LOŠINJ ISLAND – CRES ISLAND (Breakfast, Lunch)

 

Time for a morning swim on Lošinj before continuing towards Cres Island.

 

Lošinj and Cres are separated only by a canal and connected by a bridge.

 

This is a heaven for nature lovers, as Cres islands boasts beautiful scenery, secluded beaches and medieval village unspoiled by mass tourism.

 

Spend the night in the harbour of Cres Town full of hidden squares and courtyards.

 

DAY 7 – CRES ISLAND – OPATIJA (Breakfast, Lunch)

 

After breakfast, we Cres and sail towards Opatija where our adventure has started.

 

Upon arrival, join a walking tour of Opatija.

 

This is is the oldest tourist destination in Croatia, at least when it comes to organised tourism.

 

It was the favourite summer destination among Austrian noble families and their guests.

 

Stroll the historic Lungomare Promenade and enjoy scenic views over the Adriatic.

 

Overnight in Opatija.

 

DAY 8 – OPATIJA (Breakfast)

 

After breakfast say goodbye to the crew & disembark the ship.

 

We’ll organise a transfer from your cruise ship to Rijeka, Pula or Zagreb Airport for you.

 

Have a safe trip home!

WANT TO ADD SOMETHING TO YOUR HOLIDAY?

 

Wakeboarding & waterskiing from Krk – EUR 40 per person

 

Wine experience from Krk – EUR 30 per person

 

Rab Cake tasting from Rab – EUR 15 per person

 

Day trip to Venice from Opatija – EUR 80 per person

 

Day trip to Plitvice Lakes from Opatija – EUR 70 per person

from 1087.00pp

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Useful Facts

Capital city: Zagreb
Currency: Croatian Kuna (HRK)
Integrations: Member of the EU since 2013
Language: Croatian
Local Time: Croatia is one hour ahead of GMT/ UK time
Flight duration to Croatia: 2-3 hours from any UK airport
Nearby countries: Slovenia, Italy, Montenegro, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Hungary
Drives on the: right side


Why Visit Croatia?

Lots of sunshine in spring and summer
Easy to get around
Affordable dining and nightlife
Many historic and cultural sights
Convenient to combine with your trip to other parts of Europe
Very warm, welcoming people

Why Travel With Tour Croatia?

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We work with native Croatian travel experts
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Affordable prices to suit every budget
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