7 DAY/6 NIGHTS: ELAPHITE ISLANDS, MLJET, KORČULA, HVAR, BRAČ, SPLIT, ŠĆEDRO
After departing from Gruz harbour at approx. 12:00 we first approach the island of Kolocep (locally known as Kalamota) where we stop at the blue cave which can be the break for swimming and snorkelling. We head to the island of Lopud, the most popular and populated of the Elaphite islands, visiting the beautifull beach of Sunj and then the town of Lopud. We head onto the island of Sipan, the largest of the Elaphite islands, visiting the small village of Sudurad where you can visit Skocibuha castle. Time for lunch is available at local restaurants on any of the islands. Our crew will recommend you a great places to enjoy lunch in an authentic ambience. We spend the night in marina in Sipanka luka, a small fishing village, and the following morning head to the island of Mljet.
We head straight to the island of Mljet passing by bays of Okuklje, Sobra and Kozina. Enjoy spectacular panoramic views of several islands along the way before we arrive at Polače which is also the entrance to the National Park. Disembark to explore the National Park at your leisure, visit the inland lakes, Benedictine monastery with the Church of Saint Mary situated on the Isle of Saint Mary on the Great Lake, and enjoy wonderful scenery this island is famous for. If you looking for more action, go kayaking or hire a bike to explore the island. Take break to recharge your batteries at one of the local waterfront restaurants. Spend the afternoon swimming and snorkeling in one of the many bays along the islands coasts. We spend the night on Mljet before heading to Korčula.
We head to the birthplace of Marco Polo, island of Korčula. Explore the islands rich history, enjoy local wines and gastronomic specialities Korčula is famous for. Visit Korcula town, the birthplace of Marco Polo, explore the medieval town filled with history and beauty, visit the Cathedral, city museum and house of Marco Polo. Have lunch on the island and explore the local souvenir shops for a special keepsake. We spend the night in Korčula and the following morning head to the island of Hvar.
After waking up in beautiful Korcula we head to Hvar also known as the sunniest spot in the Croatia and one of the largest of the Croatian islands. Enjoy sunbathing, take a refreshing swim or go snorkeling, explore the medieval town of Hvar, try the local food and experience a buzzing nightlife. We spend the night in ACI marina Palmizana, famous Hvar tourist resort.
We head to Brac island. Explore this unique island and enjoy unspoiled nature. Rich cultural heritage, beautiful beaches, great food and friendly locals are the guarantees of a day to remember. We spend the night in Milna, a small harbor located on the west side of the island.
We head to Split, Croatia's second largest city. You can spend the day relaxing on the beach soaking up the sun's rays, visiting Diocletian Palace, one of the best preserved monuments of Roman architecture in the world or climbing to Marjan Hill. Calm but also vibrant Split has just the right balance between tradition and modernity.
On our way back to Dubrovnik you can visit the small island Scedro, often called the most peaceful island in the Mediterranean. Discover this small and charming island, enjoy the crystal clear waters and relaxing nature sounds. We head to Dubrovnik. Disembark by 19:00.
Summary: 7 days/ 6 nights
Prices include: boat hire, crew, linens, water/soft drinks, use of snorkelling equipment, use of soft water toys, car transfers from accommodation to the boat and return after the excursion in Dubrovnik area