Island Hopping Cruise

Kvarner Bay of Islands Roundtrip Cruise from Opatija

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The Kvarner Bay treasures islands of unique beauty and diversity. Embark on the journey of discovery, and spend eight unforgettable days cruising the northern Adriatic Sea from one island to another.

Savor delicious cuisine, enjoy beautiful sights, dip into the cleanest sea and let the tranquility fulfill your soul and sharpen your senses. Each day explore a new island, discover historic churches and monuments, and feel the authentic small-island way of life.








Mali Lošinj



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Kvarner Bay of Islands Roundtrip Cruise from Opatija

Day 1 - Opatija - Krk


Depart at 1 p.m. with lunch on board. Late arrivals can join from Krk, Croatia's largest island. We will make a swim stop en route to refresh. On Krk, you will find diverse villages, stunning promenades, dramatic rock faces, and hundreds of hidden bays and beaches. Krk Town is a charming and lively city with many bars and restaurants to enjoy. Overnight in Krk. (L)

Day 2 - Krk - Rab


After breakfast, cruise towards Rab, known as the island of love. Upon arrival, join a guided tour (included on Premium Superior and Premium vessels) to see imposing stone walls, Romanesque towers, churches, palaces, and ancient facades. Many streets and squares are open-air galleries, as you will notice artists working outside. Do not miss tasting the famous local cake "Rapska torta" (included on Premium Superior and Premium vessels). If weather permits, walk up Kamenjak Hill to enjoy a gorgeous sunset. Overnight in Rab. (B, L, T)

Day 3 - Rab - Zadar


Enjoy the morning cruise to Zadar via Pag Island and its unusual moon-like landscape with a swim stop on the small island of Maun. Upon arrival in Zadar, you have the option to join a guided tour (included on Premium Superior and Premium vessels). Once the historical center of Dalmatia, Zadar has a rich cultural heritage. Be sure to see the 1st century Roman Forum, the church of St. Donatus, the city's symbol, and numerous palaces and villas of former noble families. Don't miss contemporary creations like the one-of-a-kind Zadar Sea Organ and the "Greetings to the Sun" solar-powered light installation. Overnight in Zadar. (B, L)

Day 4 - Zadar - Molat or Olib


Early departure to Molat or Olib island (depending on available harbor space) in the northern part of the Zadar archipelago. Enjoy a Captain's dinner on board (included on Premium Superior and Premium vessels). Overnight in the harbor. (B, L, CD)

Day 5 - Molat or Olib - Ilovik - Mali Lošinj


After breakfast and a morning swim, cruise to Ilovik, an island known for its abundance of pines, wildflowers, and herbs. It may only have a few hundred inhabitants, but Ilovik has lovely bays and crystal clear sea. After a short stop, we will head towards Lošinj, one of the most popular islands in the northern Adriatic and known for its hidden coves and cool Mediterranean vibe. Upon arrival, stroll along the delightful seafront, visit the museum of Apoxyomenos, or walk to the Lošinj Aromatic Garden. The small town of Veli Lošinj is easy to reach if you would like to explore on foot. Overnight in Mali Lošinj. (B, L)

Day 6 - Mali Lošinj - Cres


Depart towards Cres after breakfast and a morning swim. This unspoiled island has an abundance of olive groves, vineyards, oak forests, and seemingly endless stone walls. Cres and Mali Lošinj were once connected before the Romans dug a narrow channel to separate them. Spend the night in the port of Cres. (B, L)

Day 7 - Cres - Opatija


After breakfast, depart towards Opatija and enjoy the view from the sea as you approach the famous Opatija Riviera. Upon arrival in the afternoon, join a walking tour of Opatija (included on Premium Superior vessels). Stroll the longest “lungomare” (seaside promenade) in Croatia or stop in Volosko, a traditional fishing village with some of the best fish restaurants in the country. For the last night on board, we will have a farewell party on the boat. This would be a great time to swap contact details with new friends and plan your return trip. (B, L)

Day 8 - Opatija


After an early breakfast, it’s time to say goodbye to the crew and your new friends. Check out by 9 a.m. (B)

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

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