Island Hopping Cruise

Northern Pearls One Way Cruise from Split to Opatija

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Enjoy a fabulous tapestry of blue and green as you explore the stunning Adriatic coastline and islands. Spend your mornings admiring the spectacular scenery and swimming in the stunning Adriatic Sea.

Your afternoons and evenings can be spent exploring historical towns or having fun till the morning hours. This route departing from Split and ending in Opatija also features the city of Zadar and a visit to Krka National Park.




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Northern Pearls One Way Cruise from Split to Opatija

Day 1 - Split - Trogir


Departure from Split at 1 p.m. (late arrivals can join in Trogir) and head towards Trogir, often called Little Venice. Trogir is on a small island, connected to the mainland and the Čiovo peninsula by two bridges. It is a magical place with plenty of cultural and historical monuments, charming small konobas, and restaurants offering a wide range of Dalmatian specialties. Enjoy a guided city tour (included on Premium Superior vessels). Overnight in Trogir. (L)

Day 2 - Trogir - Primošten


After breakfast, we head towards Primošten, a postcard- perfect Dalmatian town. This small town is well known for its high-quality local wines and is also a popular destination for those who appreciate the harmony among the blue sea, warm sun, and white stone. Overnight in Primošten. (B, L)

Day 3 - Primošten - Krka Waterfalls - Vodice


Morning departure towards Skradin, the starting point for the tour of Krka National Park (entrance fee paid locally). Enjoy the beautiful view of Krka River Canyon and, after lunch, marvel at the park’s stunning natural beauty and waterfalls. In the afternoon, we cruise to Vodice, one of Croatia’s most lively small towns that always has something happening during summer. Overnight in Vodice. (B, L)

Day 4 - Vodice - Kornati - Zadar


Early morning departure for Kornati National Park (entrance fee included), consisting of 140 islands. These islands are rich with cultural and historical remains, such as the ruins of an old Illyrian fortress, Roman villas, and medieval fortresses and settlements. The continental part includes only one-quarter of the park’s surface area, while the rest belongs to the marine ecosystem. Afterward, we continue on to Zadar, the historical center of Dalmatia and the oldest university town in Croatia. It is well known for its rich cultural heritage. Visit the 1st century Roman Forum, the church of St. Donatus, the city’s symbol, and numerous palaces and villas of former noble families. Contemporary creations like the one-of-a-kind Zadar Sea Organ and the “Greetings to the Sun” solar-powered light installation should not be missed. Join a guided tour and get to know Zadar (included on Premium Superior and Premium vessels). Overnight in the port of Zadar. (B, L)

Day 5 - Zadar - Rab


After breakfast, cruise towards Rab, known as the island of love. Upon arrival, walk through town and explore the many churches, palaces, stone streets, and ancient facades. Enjoy the gallery on the streets where many artists display their works. Be sure to try the famous Rapska torta, a traditional cake. If time permits, walk up Kamenjak Hill to catch an amazing sunset. Overnight in the town of Rab. (B, L)

Day 6 - Rab - Krk


In the morning, the boat heads towards Krk Island, the largest of the Croatian islands that boast a variety of villages, green promenades, and hundreds of hidden bays and beaches. In the evening, enjoy numerous cafés and restaurants alongside the lively seafront. Savor a Captain’s dinner on board (included on Premium Superior and Premium vessels). Overnight in Krk town. (B, L, CD)

Day 7 - Krk - Opatija


After breakfast, depart towards Opatija and enjoy the view from the sea as you approach the famous Opatija Riviera. Upon arrival in the late afternoon, 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. You can also join a walking tour of Opatija (included on Premium Superior vessels). For the last night on board, we will have a farewell party. 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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