Cruise through the stunning Croatian islands aboard a gulet
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Seven nights exploring the jewels of picturesque Croatia by sea, aboard a traditional sailing boat - including half board and all travel
Board the Queen of The Adriatic from Croatia's capital Dubrovnik today at around 5pm. If you're early, head to the picturesque bay of Zaton Veli for a bite to eat. (Meals: dinner)
Day 2: Korcula (Hvar)
Set sail this morning to to the verdant island of Korcula, known for its vineyards, olive groves and small villages. Along the way we will stop off at one of the many hidden bays for a swim and lunch. (Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Day 3: Hvar
Explore more of the island of Hvar with the option to take an excursion (additional cost) to visit the island's pine forest vineyards and olive groves. You'll also enjoy a visit to the enchanting Old Town, with its sparkling waterfront promenade and charming atmosphere.
Stay overnight in Hvar and enjoy breakfast and lunch onboard. (Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Day 4: Hvar - Split
Today, you'll raise anchor from Hvar and will head to the city of Split, one of Croatia's most celebrated destinations. Explore the most prominent piece of history, the UNESCO protected palace of Roman Emperor Diocletian, or take a stroll through the many narrow lanes and cobbled streets of the charming Old Town. (Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Day 5: Split - Lovište (Pelješac Peninsula)
After the hustle and bustle of Split, you'll enjoy some peace and quiet in the small seaside town of Lovište, known for its pretty coves, pebble beaches and fig and almond production. (Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Day 6: Lovište (Pelješac Peninsula) - Pomena (Mljet)
Set sail today for Mljet, which comes from the Greek 'honey isle' is a beautifully forested island with stunning lakes. Its' wonderful bays are a magnet for sea-life and these rich waters are a snorkeller's dream. From Pomena it is easy to rent bikes and take a ride through the sights of the forest-filled national park. (Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Day 7: Pomena (Mljet) - Dubrovnik
After breakfast, you'll set sail down the coast to Zaton Veli where you will be met by a transfer which will take you on the short journey to Dubrovnik Old Town, hopefully arriving by early afternoon. Upon arrival, enjoy a tasty meal at one of the city's numerous restaurants, or take a 'Game of Thrones' tour to see where the hit TV series was filmed. You'll then return to the gulet for one last meal. (Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner)
Day 8: Dubrovnik - UK
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK. (Meals: breakfast)
The Queen of the Adriatic is a classic, 27-metre motor schooner with a cruising speed of eight knots. It was handcrafted in 2008 and refitted in 2014, with a traditional construction that combines beautiful red pine, okume, sapeli and iroko wood. Four crew members, including the captain and chef will be on hand for the length of your stay.
A spacious shared saloon boasts a comfy inside sitting area with a large table, a bar open until 11pm, a DVD and music player and Wi-Fi connection. Shore access is provided by a five-metre hydraulic gangway and ladders facilitate easy boarding for a dip in the sea. There's fishing gear, snorkelling equipment and a two-man canoe available for those who wish to spend some time exploring the Adriatic sea. On deck there's a sunbathing and relaxation area with comfortable mattresses and awnings for shade. The most sought after place on the yacht is arguably the spacious stern, which is shaded by a boom-mounted awning. A large mahogany dining table provides the onboard eating area at the stern, perfect for relaxed dining accompanied by undisturbed ocean views and the sound of lapping waves. Cosy wooden-clad cabins have a luxury feel and come with double or twin beds, a wardrobe, en-suite with shower and sink and both bath and beach towels. You can choose from a twin, double or superior double cabin.
Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.
One piece of hand luggage (as per airline terms and conditions), as well as shared airport transfers are included.
Please note hold luggage isn't included.
- Outbound: departing at 06.55, arriving at 10.05
- Inbound: departing at 10.45, arriving at 12.35
- Outbound: departing at 07.20, arriving at 11.20
- Inbound: departing at 11.50, arriving at 13.35
- Outbound: departing at 06.00, arriving at 09.45
- Inbound: departing at 10.20, arriving at 12.05
From Edinburgh to Dubrovnik, with easyJet:
- Outbound: departing at 06.25, arriving at 10.30
- Inbound: departing at 11.10, arriving at 13.35
- Outbound: departing at 08.05, arriving at 12.10
- Inbound: departing at 13.10, arriving at 15.25
- Outbound: departing at 07.15, arriving at 11.15
- Inbound: departing at 12.15, arriving at 14.30
Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Explore Montenegro, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation. The flight time will be within the time parameters and possible airlines detailed in this offer.
The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for Explore Montenegro with ATOL number 10386 and your contract is with that company. Explore Montenegro booking conditions are available from http://www.montenegroholidays.com/terms.aspx
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