The Pearls of North Dalmatia & Discover Croatia

16 Days
Trogir to Budapest
From (NZD)
$ 7,800
$ 6,905
Dates & Pricing

2020 Trogir > Budapest

Tour Map
Tour Code:
EWSL
Duration:
16 days
Departure City:
Trogir
Return City:
Budapest

Selected Itinerary

16 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Arrive Split – Trogir

    You will be met at Split airport and comfortably transferred to your luxury yacht in Trogir, where your friendly captain and crew will be waiting for your arrival.

    Trogir is the perfect place to start any Croatian adventure, being a world away from the bustling big cities. This small isle town is set within medieval walls. Once you have settled into your sumptuous cabin on board the exclusively chartered MS Lastavica, perhaps enjoy a stroll along the seaside promenade as we dock centrally overnight.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Trogir – Vodice

    This morning one of our knowledgeable local guides will be taking you on a guided walking tour of Trogir, showing you how to navigate the maze-like marble streets and unveiling all of the best authentic cafés, while teaching you about the history of this magnificent town.

    This evening, enjoy traditional Klapa singers performing local songs on board with a glass of complimentary wine.

    EmeraldPLUS: Klapa performance on board

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  3. Day 3 - Vodice – Zadar

    Today, enjoy the enchanting North Dalmatian city of Zadar. In the morning, you will have a guided tour of Zadar’s old town, where Roman ruins and medieval churches sit snugly between cosmopolitan cafés and contemporary architectural achievements, including the first white marble Sea Organ in the world.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  4. Day 4 - Zadar – Rab

    After a relaxing morning spent admiring the views of the Adriatic coast, you will arrive in Rab. Most famous for its capital-in-miniature Rab Town, where red-roofed medieval buildings stand alongside four beautiful bell towers that spear skywards like masts from the ancient stone streets. After a guided tour of the island, enjoy an authentic tasting of famous Rab cake.

    EmeraldPLUS: Rapska cake tasting

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  5. Day 5 - Rab – Telašcica Nature Park

    This morning we will sail towards Telašcica Nature Park. This beautiful pocket of nature is known for being comprised of thirteen islands, islets and rocks, with a delightful scattering of peaceful bays, rugged cliffs and pre-Romanesque ruins. While one side of the park is covered in rich Mediterranean vegetation, the other is home to cultivated fields of vineyards and olive trees.

    This evening, enjoy a local wine tasting on board.

    EmeraldPLUS: Wine tasting on board

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Telašcica Nature Park – Kornati – Šibenik

    Croatia is full of awe-inspiring sights, but a cruise through the Kornati Islands, with their stunning uninhabited islets and reefs, will leave you with memories that you will treasure forever. This scenic archipelago has been protected as a national park since 1980.

    In the afternoon, we will arrive in Šibenik. Join your local guide for a guided tour of the city’s medieval heart, including the UNESCO World Heritage-listed St. James’ Cathedral.

    DiscoverMORE: Visit of Krka National Park (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  7. Day 7 - Šibenik – Trogir

    In the morning, you’ll sail back to the beautifully preserved town of Trogir. Once you arrive, enjoy a guided tour of Split, where a fascinating blend of Romanesque and contemporary architecture set alongside dramatic coastal mountain ranges is sure to inspire you.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  8. Day 8 - Trogir Disembarkation - Opatija

    After breakfast, disembark your ship and transfer by coach to the town of Opatija, where you will have free time to explore. Included is a three-night stay in Opatija.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Opatija

    Start your day with a tour of Rovinj. The town famous cobbled streets lead to the hilltop church of St. Euphemia. After the tour, visit a winery and enjoy a taste of the local produced specialties. Later, visit Pula, a seafront city on the tip of Croatia’s Istrian Peninsula. Pula is known for its protected harbour, beach-lined coast and Roman ruins. Settled in the prehistoric era and valued for its strategic location, Pula has been occupied, destroyed and rebuilt numerous times.

    EmeraldPLUS: Visit of a local winery with tasting

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  10. Day 10 - Opatija

    Today is a day at your leisure, and your Tour Director is on hand to help plan your day’s exploring.

    DiscoverMORE: Guided Tour of Istria (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 - Opatija – Zagreb

    This morning, arrive in ancient Zagreb for a two-night stay. Here you will join your local guide for a walking tour showcasing the highlights of the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  12. Day 12 - Zagreb

    Today is yours to spend exploring independently. With Zagreb’s historic centre on your doorstep, your tour director will be available to fulfil your curiosity. Alternatively, join a guided tour of Romanesque Trakošcan Castle.

    DiscoverMORE: Excursion to Trakošcan Castle (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Zagreb – Lake Bled

    Continuing your journey, you will cross into Slovenia and discover its capital beautiful Ljubljana on a guided tour. Included is a two-night stay in Bled.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  14. Day 14 - Lake Bled

    Start your day with a relaxing boat ride to the island in the middle of Lake Bled, passing striking landmarks like the medieval Bled Castle along the way. In the afternoon continue to baroque town of Radovljica for your farewell dinner with your fellow travellers.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Lake Bled – Budapest

    Today, drive to the Croatian countryside and cross the border into Hungary. Included is an overnight stay in Budapest.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  16. Day 16 - Budapest Farewell

    After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward or homebound flight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

YOUR CRUISE INCLUDES
  • 7 nights on board of an exclusive chartered ship
  • Airport transfers to and from the ship
  • The services of an Emerald Waterways Cruise Director
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS
  • Guided tour of Trogir
  • Guided tour of Zadar
  • Guided tour of Rab
  • Guided tour of Šibenik
  • Guided tour of Split
  • Guided tour of Rovinj & Pula
  • Guided tour of Zagreb
  • Guided Tour of Ljubljana
  • Boat ride on Lake Bled

EmeraldPLUS
  • Klapa concert with a glass of sparkling wine
  • Rapska Cake tasting
  • Wine tasting on board

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 25 superb meals including 15 Breakfasts (B), 6 Lunches (L), 4 Dinners (D)
  • 2 drinks per passenger with meals on board
  • Complimentary Water with every included excursion

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