MS Desire Cruise
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Explore the crystal clear Adriatic waters of Croatia and discover secluded islands on board this Deluxe Category ship, the MS Desire. This package includes international flights, private transfers, 7 nights half board accommodation onboard the MS Desire and guided tours as mentioned in the itinerary. Please contact us for further details.
The 19 cabins on-board are all beautifully furnished and guests enjoy free Wifi, a restaurant/bar and a sun deck. This is a half Board package which includes a daily buffet breakfast, a welcome dinner on the first night, six 4-course lunches as well as a Captain’s dinner. Guests will also receive complimentary fruit and 0.5L of water per person each day.
The cruise’s itinerary begins and ends in Split and will allow guests to experience the natural beauty of islands such as Mljet, Korčula and Brač as well as visiting the historic town of Dubrvnik. City tours of Split, Hvar, Korčula and Dubrovnik, as well as entrance fees to Mljet National park are included in the price of this cruise.
Day 1: Embarkation in Split
Embarkation on this day begins from midday with a welcome reception. Welcome dinner on-board. Overnight in Split.
Day 2: Split – Brač – Hvar
Stop off in Bol on the island of Brač for a swim at the ‘Golden Horn’, a 1,700ft stretch of golden pebble beach that is said to be one of the best in Croatia. Lunch on-board before setting sail for Hvar. Enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of Hvar town and then free time. Overnight in Hvar.
Day 3: Hvar – Korčula
Set sail for Korčula after breakfast with a swimming stop in a pristine bay along the way. Lunch on board. Arrive in Korčula early afternoon and take a guided walking tour through the town. Free time to enjoy this medieval town in the evening. Overnight in Korčula
Day 4: Korčula – Dubrovnik
Set sail for Dubrovnik in the morning. Tale a guided walking tour of Dubrovnik’s Old Town and then enjoy free time exploring the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Day 5: Dubrovnik – Mljet
Enjoy a swimming stop and lunch on-board on the way to the greenest Croatian island of Mljet. Free time to explore the island and its magical National Park with its 5 types of forest, 2 lakes and numerous species of birds. Overnight in Mljet.
Day 6: Mljet – Brač
Morning departure for Brač with a swimming stop. Afternoon arrival in the beautiful town of Pučišća. Captain’s dinner on board (optional). Overnight in Brač.
Day 7: Brač – Omiš – Split
After breakfast depart for Omiš where you can arrange a walking tour followed by a boat trip of the Cetina river (at extra cost). Set sail for Split with swim stop and lunch on-board along the way. Arrive in Split late afternoon and take a guided tour of the historical centre followed by free time. Overnight in Split.
Day 8: Disembarkation
Disembarkation after breakfast. Transfer to airport or hotel for an extended stay.
Departure Dates (2019)
- Departs every Saturday from 27th April to 22nd October 2019
Note: * The cruising route is subject to change at the discretion of the captain depending on weather conditions. Taxes and fees of approx €35pp are to be paid on board in cash. Approx €25pp for the optional Omiš and Cetina river excursion is not included in the cost of your holiday and must be paid locally. This cruise may not be suitable for the very elderly, people with walking difficulties or children. All tours/activities/excursions are operated by local, independent suppliers and your contract is with them, subject to their terms and conditions. When booked locally, we are not responsible for the availability, operation or risks that may be involved with these tours/activities/excursions.
What is included?
- Return flights from the UK
- Private transfers
- Breakfasts, 6 lunches, welcome dinner (day 1) & captains dinner (Day 6).
Free fresh fruit daily and 0.5l of water per person per day.
- Professional cruise manager throughout
- Guided city tours of: Split, Hvar, Korcula, Dubrovnik
- Daily cabin cleaning service, fresh bed linen and towels midweek
- ATOL and ABTA protection for your financial security
- RB Collection ‘VIP Experience’ service
From £1,659 per person (based on double occupancy)