Island Hopping Cruise

Best Kept Secret Kvarner Roundtrip Cruise from Opatija

Asset 1

Spend eight unforgettable days cruising the north Adriatic Sea from one island to another. Savor delicious cuisine, enjoy beautiful sights, dip into the cleanest sea and let the tranquility fulfil your soul and sharpen your senses.

Every day offers new opportunities and enough time at leisure to explore a new island, historic churches and monuments. Feel and live the authentic small island way of life.






Mali Lošinj



No items found.
Best Kept Secret Kvarner Roundtrip Cruise from Opatija

Day 1 - Opatija - Krk


Departure at 2 p.m. with lunch on board. Late arrivals can join in Krk town, situated on the homonymous island. On route, stop for swimming in the most crystal-clear sea you may have ever seen. Krk has diverse villages of various sizes, stunning promenades, dramatic rock faces with tiny islands and hundreds of hidden bays and beaches. There is a buzz along the waterfront of the Krk town. Relax and enjoy many bars or restaurants. Afternoon wine tasting in Vrbnik village with bus transfer from Krk. Overnight in Krk town. (L, T)

Day 2 - Krk - Rab


After breakfast, cruise towards Rab, known as the “island of love”. On arrival, join a guided tour to visit the imposing stone walls and striking Romanesque church towers, churches, palaces, stone streets, and ancient façades. Many streets and squares act as open-air galleries for artists working outside. Do not miss tasting the famous cake “Rapska Torta”. If weather permits, walk up to Kamenjak hill and watch the magnificent sunset. Overnight in the town of Rab. (B, L, T)

Day 3 - Rab - Zadar


Morning cruise from Rab towards Zadar, traveling by Pag, an island with an unusual, moon-like landscape. Swim stop on tiny Maun island. After arrival in Zadar, join the guided tour. The city is today the center of the region and was the metropolis of the Dalmatia region for many centuries. The rich cultural heritage is visible at every turn. The imposing and mighty city walls with representative Port and Land gates are from the 16th century, and there are numerous palaces and villas of former noble families. Great restaurants line part of the waterfront and center of town. Famous contemporary creations are the Zadar Sea Organ, one of a kind in the world and “Greeting to the Sun” light installation. Overnight in Zadar. (B, L)

Day 4 - Zadar - Kornati


Today, visit the region of the famous Kornati National Park - rich in fish and cultural remains. Find historic remains of an ancient Illyrian fortress, Roman villas, an old Christian church of St. Mary, as well as medieval fortresses and settlements. The Kornati archipelago consists of 140 islands and reefs. Inlets of some islands descend into the sea, a hundred meters deep in some places and razor sharp. It is truly something remarkable. Overnight in Telašćica Bay on Dugi Otok. Possibility to check out the salt lake “Mir” and to walk to the white cliffs that vertically drop 90m into the sea and rise up to 200m over the sea. (B, L)

Day 5 - Kornati - Mali Lošinj


After breakfast and a morning swim, cruise towards Lošinj, known as “the sunshine island” with an abundance of pines, wildflowers, and herbs. Losinj is one of the most popular islands on the northern Adriatic and known for its hidden coves and cool Mediterranean vibe. Upon arrival to Mali Lošinj, enjoy the guided walking tour, followed by a visit to the Museum of Apoxyomenos. The museum is dedicated to the ancient bronze statue of an athlete found in the sea near the island. Walk up to the Lošinj Aromatic Garden or to the smaller town of Veli Lošinj, both easy to reach and explore on foot. Overnight in Mali Lošinj. (B, L)

Day 6 - Mali Lošinj - Cres


Departure for Cres island after a morning swim. Possible swim stop on Susak island, if weather permits. Cres is an unspoiled island, long and narrow, and abundant with olive groves, vineyards, forests of oak and beech, and remarkable stone walls. Cres and Mali Lošinj once made up one, single island before the Romans dug a narrow channel to separate them. Optional dinner in the village Loznati (transfer from Cres) where you will taste the best traditional lamb specialities this island has to offer. Alternatively spend the night in the port of Cres - a typical medieval town with hidden squares and courtyards. Overnight in Cres. (B, L)

Day 7 - Cres - Opatija


After breakfast, depart towards Opatija. The famous Opatija Riviera is best seen from the sea. Arrive in the late afternoon and stroll the longest lungomare (seaside promenade) in Croatia and stop in Volosko, a traditional fishing village. On the last night, enjoy captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board. This would be a great time to swap contact details with your new friends and plan your return. (B, L, CD)

Day 8 - Opatija


Gather for one final breakfast, followed by goodbyes with all your new friends and crew before they see you off in the port of Opatija where the transfer to the airport awaits. (B)

B Breakfast, L Lunch, D Dinner, T Tasting, CD Captain's Dinner

For questions or additional information,please feel free to schedule a call!

Discover additional Croatian Island Hopping cruise options and use our vacation planning filter to find the perfect cruise for you.
More Island Hopping Cruises