Croatian Escape Cruise from Dubrovnik to Split - 8 Days

Discover the breathtaking Dalmatia on our Croatian Escape Cruise from  Dubrovnik to Split. Along the way,  explore picturesque harbours and villages and enjoy the local food and hospitality. You will witness a remarkable history on many guided sightseeing tours. And experience the natural beauty of Croatia with landscapes that relax the body and soul.

Depart from Dubrovnik then cruise towards Peljesac peninsula and the town of Ston for a spot of oyster tasting.  Then sail to the islands of Korcula and Mljet. Continue towards the island of Vis with a stop on the small island Biševo to see the magical Blue Cave.  On your next step, discover  Hvar, the sunniest island in the Adriatic. You will then sail to Trogir and can enjoy the exceptional natural beauty of the nearby Krka National park.  Your trip ends in Split where you will have a guided city tour and will visit the famous Diocletian’s Palace.

Route: Dubrovnik to Elaphiti islands, Slano, Mljet, Korčula, Biševo, Vis, Hvar, Stari Grad and Split

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 7 nights aboard a Superior Deluxe vessel
  • Guided sightseeing tours of Split, Trogir, Hvar, Korcula and Dubrovnik
  • Visit Bisevo and its amazing Blue Cave
  • Local oyster tasting in Slano
  • Mljet National Park
  • Dubrovnik and the Elaphiti Islands

Croatian Escape Cruise from Split to Dubrovnik is offered onboard our Supreme Deluxe vessels MS Freedom or MS Adriatic King.

We also have this cruise in opposite direction as the Croatian Escape Cruise from Split to Dubrovnik

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS 15% or 10%, depending on departure dates, for bookings made before 31.03.2021.  EBD deposit payment due before 15.04.2021. The balance is due 30 days prior to tour departure.

Overview

All cruises and tours are available on request.

All packages exclude flights.

Please check Dates and Prices for Scheduled departures.

Availability shown is just a guideline.

Please fill in the Enquiry form below if you would like to book or check availability for a specific date or if you have any questions.

2021 CRUISE RATES per PERSON per WEEK IN EURO | DEPARTURE DATES – Saturdays

Ship: MS ADRIATIC KING

Date Main deck Lower deck Status
08.05.2021 € 1 630 € 1 430 Available
22.05.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 Available
05.06.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
19.06.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
03.07.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
17.07.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
31.07.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 sold out
14.08.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 Available
28.08.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
11.09.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
25.09.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 Available
09.10.2021 € 1 630 € 1 430 Available

Ship: MS FREEDOM

Date Main deck Lower deck Status
01.05.2021 € 1 630 € 1 430 Available
15.05.2021 € 1 630 € 1 430 Available
29.05.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 sold out
12.06.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 sold out
26.06.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
10.07.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 sold out
24.07.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 sold out
07.08.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 sold out
21.08.2021 € 1 880 € 1 630 sold out
04.09.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available
18.09.2021 € 2 070 € 1 790 Available

REDUCTIONS:

  • 3rd bed reduction (adult) – 30%
  • 3rd bed reduction (child 3 – 7,99 years of age) – 70%
  • 3rd bed reduction (child 8 – 11,99 years of age) – 50%
  • Child (3-11,99 years of age) in a twin cabin with 1 adult – 20%

Single-use cabin Supplement:

Low Season 60%| Mid season 70%| High season 80%

CANCELLATION FEES

For all reservations till 31st March 2021 no cancellation penalty (even the EUR 100 and EUR 150 deposits will be refundable until then) up to 30 days before departure.

Cancellations must be advised to Atlas in writing. Per person cancellation fees apply as follows: in case of cruises)

  • 29 – 15 days 50% of the total
  • 14 – 10 days 75% of the total
  • 9 – 0 days, no show 100% of the total

DEPOSIT AND PAYMENT

In the case of Adriatic Cruise product (incl. Land & Cruise products) a deposit of EUR 100 per person must be received at the time of booking and for EBD bookings additional EUR 150 per person.

For all reservations till March 31st, 2021 no cancellation penalty will be charged up to 30 days before departure.

Those deposits are non-refundable and form part of your final payment unless Force Majure occurs; in that case, deposits will be available as your future credit with Atlas. The balance is due 30 days prior to tour departure.

Itinerary

Day 1
DUBROVNIK arrival, Saturday (WR, D*)

You will be transferred from Dubrovnik airport or your Dubrovnik hotel to harbour, where embarkation begins at 13:00h. Get settled in your cabin before attending a Welcome reception followed by dinner this evening.

Day 2
DUBROVNIK - ELAPHITI ISLANDS – SLANO (Oyster Tasting), Sunday (B, L, T, CD*)

Start the day with a walking tour of Dubrovnik, the “Pearl of Adriatic”. Walk through STRADUN – both a street and a square, the most famous place inside the town walls, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage site, where your guide will show you the most interesting sights of Dubrovnik. After returning to ship enjoy the magic scenery as the ship cruises around Dubrovnik city walls to continue to one of the Elaphiti islands for a swim stop. Afternoon arrival in Slano, a peaceful fishermen’s village and our starting point to Ston, once fortified small village famous for its oysters situated on Peljesac peninsula. Peljesac peninsula is known as one of the best wine-producing regions in Croatia. After exploring the town we leave to a small nearby village to enjoy the authentic local oyster tasting. Overnight and Captains Dinner in Slano.

Day 3
SLANO - MLJET – KORČULA, Monday (B, L*)

In the morning we head north to the Island of Mljet. Join the Cruise Manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park. Continue our cruise towards the Korčula island best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Afternoon arrival in Korčula followed by a guided walking tour of this enchanting town surrounded by walls, which is one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Overnight in Korčula where you can enjoy a gourmet experience at the multiple restaurants and bars.

Day 4
KORČULA – BIŠEVO – VIS, Tuesday (B, L*)

Early in the morning we sail to small island Biševo to visit the Blue Cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon. As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this on time. Cruise towards the island of Vis, once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and restricted to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Try some exquisite wine sorts in one of the Vis traditional wineries. If interested, visit the remains of the Roman thermal place, City museum or simply take a walk enjoying the views. Overnight in the port of Vis.

Day 5
VIS – HVAR – STARI GRAD, Wednesday (B, L*)

In the morning head further towards Hvar, the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic, with a swim stop and lunch on board. Afternoon arrival in Hvar town followed by a tour of the town – the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theatre in Europe founded in 1612. After the tour set sail towards Stari Grad on the island of Hvar, one of the oldest cities in Europe where you will overnight.

Day 6
STARI GRAD – TROGIR (Krka National Park excursion), Thursday (B, L*)

In the morning head further south to the Island of Mljet. Join the Cruise Manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park. Alternatively, you can rent bicycles, scooters or kayaks to explore the National Park or island on your own. Lunch on board and departure for a small village called Slano on the mainland, a peaceful fishermen’s village and the starting point to Ston, another once fortified small village famous for its oysters situated on Pelješac peninsula. Pelješac peninsula is known as one of the best wine-producing regions in Croatia. After exploring the town we leave to a small nearby village to enjoy the authentic local oyster tasting. Overnight on board in Slano.

Day 7
TROGIR – SPLIT, Friday (B, L*)

In the morning join our guided tour of Trogir with a local tour guide. Set sail to Split with a stop along the way to swim and relax, if weather permits, with lunch on board. In the late afternoon we arrive at Split to spend the night. Arriving in Split, join a guided tour of the city, visit the seafront promenade and Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. The historical center of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your evening is free in Split.

Day 8
SPLIT departure, Saturday (B*)

After breakfast it’s time to disembark. You will be transferred to Split airport or your Split hotel.

*B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner, WR-Welcome Reception, CD-Captain’s dinner, T-Tasting

Included:

  • 7 nights cruise from Split to Dubrovnik.
  • Supreme category ship in a cabin with a private bathroom, air conditioning & LCD TV
  • Arrival shared transfer from Split airport/hotel to port on the first day
  • Departure shared transfer from port to Dubrovnik airport/hotel on the last day
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • 6 lunches, all with 4 courses
  • Captain's dinner and Welcome dinner
  • Water dispenser
  • Complimentary fresh fruits available daily
  • Professional Cruise Manager throughout
  • Daily cabin servicing, fresh bed linen and towels midweek
  • Luggage handling
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:
  • City tours of Split, Trogir, Hvar, Korčula & Dubrovnik
  • Guided tour and entrance to Krka National Park and Mljet National Park
  • Oyster Tasting in Ston
  • SUPPLEMENTS (optional):
  • Entrance to Blue Cave to be paid on the spot – up to 13 EUR per person (depending on the season)

Excluded:

  • Drinks on board, extra meals
  • Port tax + Tourist tax 35 EUR net per person (to be paid by invoice)
  • Entrance fees

MS FREEDOM

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The brand new Deluxe Superior ship MV Freedom launched in 2019. The Freedom is also known as the “Desire II” as it is built from the same design as the MS Desire. With sleek lines, excellent maneuverability and the latest in safety features she is well suited to cruise Croatia’s picturesque coast and berth in the historic smaller ports.

For your comfort the boat features 19 spacious cabins on three decks. All cabins are fully air-conditioned and have twin or double beds, private ensuites and contemporary facilities.

Public spaces on the ship are plentiful, with enough room to find your own space. The air-conditioned salon-restaurant, includes a fully equipped bar and leads to an outdoor covered lounge area with comfortable sofas. The large sun deck includes sun-beds, a small plunge pool to cool down in the heat of the day, and an outdoor bar. At the rear of the ship a swimming platform allows easy access to the sea during many swim stops.

Cabin specification (total 19 passenger cabins):

Sun Deck (1 cabins): 
• 1 double cabin

Upper Deck (2 cabins): 
• 2 double cabins

Main Deck (8 cabins): 
• 3 double cabins
• 4 double/twin bed cabins
• 1 twin bed cabins

Lower Deck (8 cabins):
• 2 double cabins
• 3 double/twin bed cabins
• 3 triple cabins (double plus single)

Ms Adriatic King

The stylish new MV Adriatic King Deluxe Superior small cruise ship / motor yacht offers passengers the opportunity to see Croatia’s coastline among a small group of like-minded travellers. Built for the 2021 season with the latest state-of-the-art equipment and comprehensive amenities.

Due to its small size and limited passenger numbers these small cruise ships allow for an intimate cruise to some of the most popular destinations along the spectacular Adriatic Coast.

Modern, spacious cabins comprise double or twin beds, private facilities, full air-conditioning, portholes or windows, safe, fridge, LCD TV, sound-proofing, as well as the latest in safety systems.

For your comfort the boat features 20 spacious cabins on Main and Lower decks. All cabins are fully air-conditioned and have twin or double beds, private ensuites and contemporary facilities.

Public spaces on the ship are plentiful, with enough room to find your own space. The air-conditioned salon-restaurant on Upper Deck includes a fully equipped bar and leads to an outdoor covered lounge area with comfortable sofas. The large Sun deck includes sun-beds, a shaded area and a small jacuzzi. At the rear of the ship a swimming platform allows easy access to the sea during many swim stops.

Upper Deck is the main restaurant and outdoor salon area. The Sun Deck is the very top deck with the sunloungers.

Cabin Specification (20 cabins):

Main Deck: 12 cabins
• 3 doubles
• 6 double/twins (flex-beds)

Lower Deck: 8 cabins
• 2 doubles
• 4 double/twins (flex-beds)
• 1 triple (double plus single bed)

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Croatian Escape Cruise from Dubrovnik to Split

Trip Facts

  • R26,500 Lower deck/Low season
  • R38,300 Main deck/High season
  • Luxury Lower deck or Main Cabins
  • Breakfast daily, 6 Lunch, 2 Dinner
  • Deluxe Supreme ships 5*
  • MS Freedom or MS Adriatic King