VIS DISCOVERY CATAMARAN CRUISE

 

VIS DISCOVERY CATAMARAN CRUISE
14 days / 13 nights (days are flexibile for private tours)
Available from April till October
PLACES VISITED
Zagreb – Plitvice Lakes - Šibenik – Rogoznica – Vis island – Biševo – Komiža – Hvar – Palmižana – Milna – Primošten – Šibenik – Krka Waterfalls – Skradin – Split – Ston – Dubrovnik

  • The Adriatic Sea, one of the most peaceful and transparent of the Mediterranean, is the very place for cruising! Dive into the crystal clear blue Croatian waters and hop on some of the most beautiful islands. Taste delicious traditional specialties and explore a thousands year old culture of islands like Hvar and Vis. Sample some of world's best wines and admire the beauty of the Pearl of the Adriatic – Old Dubrovnik Town.

    o Walk through the alleys of ZAGREB's old Upper Town and taste 'štrukli'.
    o Hike between the 16 cascading lakes of turquoise PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK.
    o Admire Croatia’s most significant architectural creation of the fifteenth century - St James cathedral in historical ŠIBENIK town.
    o Feel the medieval Mediterranean fishing vilage atmosphere of PRIMOŠTEN that once was an island.
    o Swim in the turquoise BLUE CAVE and discover mysteries of VIS island - one of the last unspoiled places in the Adriatic.
    o Explore HVAR - the town on the sunniest Croatian island of the same name, with its rich cultural and historical heritage and sophisticated tourism
    o Explore untouched nature and rich tradition of island BRAČ.
    o Visit a magical place of waterfalls and gorges, with the river gushing through a karstic canyon 200m deep – KRKA NATIONAL PARK.
    o Indulge in the history of Dalmatia's 'capital' SPLIT.
    o Enjoy a unique taste of the STON Oysters and hear how they are grown at the oyster farm tour.
    o Take in all the glory of DUBROVNIK, wandering through its old marble streets.

  • DETAILED ITINERARY

    DAY 1 ZAGREB ARRIVAL

    Arrival to Zagreb. Meet your Unlimited Croatia driver at the gate and transfer to the hotel. Check in at the hotel and spend the evening at leisure. Overnight in Zagreb.

    DAY 2 ZAGREB

    On this day, meet your guide and head for a private walking tour of Zagreb. On this tour, your will have a chance to really get to know Zagreb walking through the Upper and Lower town while our experienced guide will complete the whole picture of Zagreb with the stories and the history of this 900-year old town. Walk through the streets and visit sities like the Stone Gate, St. Catherine`s Church (one of the most beautiful sacral baroque edifices in Zagreb), the Museum of Broken Relationships and many more. Afterwards, time at leisure. Overnight in Zagreb.

    DAY 3 ZAGREB – PLITVICE LAKES – ŠIBENIK – ROGOZNICA

    Meet your driver at the hotel lobby and head for a truly amazing and spectacular stop – the Plitvice Lakes National Park. Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the park, take in the sights and the sounds that it offers and complete that with lunch at the park’s restaurant to round up this perfect day of exploration of this great natural wonder. Afterwards, head towards Šibenik, check in with your skipper, board your catamaran, set sail and start your 8 day cruise. Overnight in Rogoznica on board.

    DAY 4 ROGOZNICA – VIS ISLAND

    Today, depart towards Vis island. Feel the breeze in your hair and the sun on your skin as you glide across the crystal-clear Adriatic. After arriving to Vis, spend the evening bathing and enjoying. Overnight at Vis harbour on board your catamaran.

    DAY 5 VIS – BIŠEVO ISLAND (visit to the Blue Cave)

    After breakfast, depart for the island of Biševo, home of the beautiful natural phenomenon, the Blue Cave. Along the way, the sea cliffs and island views are spectacular. After reaching Biševo, we will disembark from our catamaran into the Blue Cave's shuttle craft which will take us directly inside. Explore the cave from the inside and be mesmerized by the play of light on the clear water. After exploring the Blue Cave and Biševo island, we will anchor at the hidden and beautiful sandy beach of Porat to spend the night on board your catamaran.

    DAY 6 BIŠEVO ISLAND – KOMIŽA (VIS ISLAND)

    After breakfast, enjoy your time on the beautiful Porat beach swimming and sunbathing. Afterwards, head back towards Vis island and the little fishermen’s village of Komiža, living the life as stated in the Croatian Tourism Board slogan, “the Mediterranean as it once was”. After you make port at Komiža, enjoy your time in this charming and picturesque place. Have a splendid dinner based on Mediterranean cuisine or just relax and have some cocktails. Overnight on board.

    DAY 7 VIS ISLAND – HVAR – PAKLENI ISLANDS

    After breakfast, we depart towards the sunniest island in Coratia, the lavender island of Hvar. Nestled on a rocky coastline and surrounded by rolling hills of lavender and grapes, Hvar has become a premier tourist destination on the Adriatic. After reaching Hvar island, spend some time in Hvar town and explore its old city core walking on its cobbled streets, narrow alleyways and Venetian style squares. After Hvar town, depart towards Pakleni islands, a nearby cluster of islands and make port at Palmižana beach. Disembark the catamaran and enjoy your time at one of its numerous restaurants and lounge bars. Overnight on board.

    DAY 8 PAKLENI ISLANDS – MILNA (BRAČ ISLAND)

    After breakfast, set sail towards Brač island and its small town Milna. The crystal-clear sea, domestic healthy food, ideal condition for diving, sailing, fishing, and a fast connection to the mainland make Milna a very popular destination. Spend the day exploring Milna and Brač island. Overnight on board at Milna port.

    DAY 9 BRAČ ISLAND – PRIMOŠTEN

    After breakfast, your catamaran sails towards Primošten, a very charming little place with a big heart. On its busy streets, you will see musicians, artists, restaurants and shops buzzing with tourists having a good time. Take a walk to the fortified part of Primošten, the old city core, once a small island, now connected by a causeway, and take in some great views of the Adriatic and the Church of St George, sitting on the top of the island. In the evening, have a drink on the promenade or grab a bite to eat in one of its many great restaurants. Overnight on board your catamaran in Primošten.

    DAY 10 PRIMOŠTEN – ŠIBENIK – KRKA NATIONAL PARK – SKRADIN – SPLIT

    After breakfast, head towards Šibenik. Upon arrival in the morning, disembark the catamaran, meet your driver and head towards Krka National Park. Upon arrival, stroll through this beautiful park and take in the sigthts, sounds and the smells this amazing national park offers. Take a short boat trip along its lakes and arrive to Skradin, a charming little place filled with sailboats, restaurants and shops. After exploring Skradin, meet your driver and head towards Split. Upon arrival, check inat the hotel and have some leisure time. Overnight in Split.

    DAY 11 SPLIT

    Today, head for a private guided tour of Split and learn the history of this 1700 year old town. Walk inside Diocletian’s Palace, once the summer residence of the Roman emperor Diocletian and you’ll see bars, restaurants and shops thriving amidst the atmospheric old walls. After your guided tour of Split, enjoy the rest of the day further discovering Split on your own. Grab a bite to eat in one of the cities great restaurants or enjoy your time on the famous Bačvice beach. Overnight in Split.

    DAY 12 SPLIT – STON – DUBROVNIK

    Today, check out of your hotel and head towards a charming and packed with history little town of Ston. Boasting its defensive walls often dubbed „the European wall of China“, Ston is known for its historical heritage. Apart from its historical background, Ston is know for its salt production (salt planes that date back to the Roman period) and the famous Ston oysters. Here you will have a chance to sample these delicacies on our special gorumet tour. Afterwards, head to a nearby winery to sample some of the best wines in Croatia. Finally, head towards Dubronik. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel and overnight.

    DAY 13 DUBROVNIK

    After breakfast, meet your guide and head for a private exclusive tour of Dubrovnik Old Town. Regardless of whether you are visiting Dubrovnik for the first time or the hundredth, the sense of awe never fails to descend when you set eyes on the beauty of the old town. After your guided tour, spend the afternoon further exploring its historic core. Overnight at the hotel.

    DAY 14 DUBROVNIK DEPARTURE

    Depending on your flight, meet your driver at the hotel for a private transfer to Dubrovnik airport to catch your flight and say goodby to Croatia.

  • The Lagoon 450 hits a sweet spot in terms of size. It can carry a family or a couple with guests in style, but is still small enough for you to sail and maintain without a professional captain. In big four cabins (+ two bow cabins) can accommodate in total 12 people for a great experience on the sea. fully equipped boat with generator, air conditioning & heating.

    TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS

    Yacht: Chin Chon
    Model: Lagoon 450
    Type: Catamaran
    Year: 2012
    Length: 13.96 m
    Berths: 12 (8+2+2)
    Cabins: 6 (4+2)
    WC / Shower: 4
    Beam: 7.84 m
    Draught: 1.30 m
    Engine: 2x55 HP Yanmar
    Fuel capacity: 1000 l
    Water capacity: 700 l

    EQUIPMENT
    Deck equipment:
    Outboard engine, Electric winch (2), Electric anchor winch, Cockpit cushions, Dinghy with outboard engine, Swimming ladder, Bimini top, Deck shower (hot water), Manual winch (1), Cockpit table

    Safety equipment:
    Life raft, Safety harness, Pyrotechnical equipment, Fire extinguisher (2), Bilge pump, Life jackets

    Sails & Rigging:
    Genoa roll, Main sail - Full batten

    Navigation equipment:
    VHF radiostation, Sea charts, GPS plotter in cockpit, Depth gauge, GPS plotter, Autopilot, Log-speedometer, Anemometer, Compass

    Inside equipment:
    Hot water, Towels, Bed linen

    Electrical equipment:
    Air conditioning, Battery charger, Heating, Radio/CD player, Generator, TV/DVD

    Galley equipment:
    Dishes, Oven, Microwave oven, Doublebowl sink, Electric fridge (2), Gas stove

    Additional equipment:
    WiFi

  • This is just a suggested daily touring schedule.

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