Season 2019: “Deluxe Superior Cruise” from Split with brand new ship M/S Sea Swallow

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Cruise Southern Croatia aboard a brand new luxury yacht, as she sails out on her inaugural cruise season! With her maiden voyage scheduled for 2019, brand new M/S Sea Swallow is the newest addition to our modern fleet of small cruise ships.

M/S Sea Swallow offers Cruise Southern Croatia package that guarantees an extra value cruise. All the details of this cruise package are carefully prepared and meet high personal requirements of our guests. In her inaugural cruise season, M/S Sea Swallow sails along a spectacular itinerary, covering beautiful islands, thousand-year-old cities, history, and nature.

As you cruise southern Croatia on this brand new luxury ship, you’ll get the taste of this region’s rich natural and cultural heritage, lifestyle and, last but not least – the traditional cuisine. Our cruise Southern Croatia package gives you enough time to experience history and culture, as well as to undertake your own explorations of the island and mainland medieval towns. And that’s not all, as we’ve taken care you have enough time to swim or simply relax if you choose so.

M/S Sea Swallow is an exclusive yacht, boasting stately and compelling lines, superior construction and comprehensive facilities for the guests. Larger than other ships in our fleet M/S Sea Swallow is 49 long and 8,60 meters long. Elegantly designed, fully air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds ensure you comfortably enjoy your privacy.

Public areas feature a wide and spacious lounge bar, covered outdoor covered sitting area, sun deck, and Elegance Rooftop Jacuzzi. Leave your everyday routine behind and enjoy an unforgettable cruise on this brand new ship. Our highly skilled and experienced all-Croatian six members crew and our cruise manager will take care of the rest. Their only task is to make your Croatia cruise unforgettable.

Itineray

DAY 1 • SATURDAY SPLIT

Brand New Deluxe Superior M/S Sea Swallow will be docked in Split harbour where you can board during the entire day.  Welcome meeting will start at 7:00 p.m. where you will be introduced by our Cruise director to the Captain, our crew and of course your future fellow passengers with whom you will spend a week on board.

Welcome dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m.

The embarkation will be possible throughout the day; passengers arriving in the morning cannot enter their cabins before 1:00 p.m. but they can leave luggage on board. Captain will wait for all passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with dinner.

Overnight in Split, (D)

DAY 2 • SUNDAY SPLIT – BOL – HVAR

We start our day with morning departure towards Bol, said to have the best beach for swimming in Croatia named Zlatni Rat. (Golden cape).  We will stop in Bol and enjoy this nice Dalmatian town for a walk, or to have a cup of coffee and take a swim till lunch is served on board.  After lunch we will continue cruising towards the sunniest island of Croatia – the island of Hvar, along of the many coves and bays on the way. Hvar is one of the most popular, very attractive tourist destinations and a meeting point for the international jet set. 

 Upon your evening arrival at Hvar, a local English speaking guide will walk you throughout the town introducing you to the history, culture and way of life on this island and explain how lavender was traditionally farmed on the Island of Hvar for centuries.  Have an evening in Hvar free on your own to explore and dine around in one of numerous family owned restaurants. 

Overnight in Hvar Historical Town, (B,L)

DAY 3 • MONDAY HVAR – NATIONAL PARK MLJET, MLJET ISLAND

After breakfast we will cruise to the Mljet National Park, pass by magnificent shores of the Korčula islands archipelago, with a swim stop along a way.  Lunch will be served on board. Upon arrival to the Mljet National Park, you will explore Mljet National Park in the afternoon with included entrance fees, walk around the Great and Small Lake and Islet of St. Mary with its Benedictine Monastery from the 12th century. 

We will have Captain’s dinner that evening on board.

Overnight in Mljet National Park, (B,L, Captain’s dinner)

DAY 4 • TUESDAY – CRUISE TO DUBROVNIK CITY WALLS 

Morning departure to the historical centre of Dubrovnik, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage site.

We will cruise along Dubrovnik City walls and fortifications and have lunch on board directly in front of the Historical centre where you will have chance to take unforgettable photo of breath-taking Dubrovnik.

After relaxed time in front of the Dubrovnik city walls we will embark to small boat that will take us directly into old city harbour where English speaking guide will wait us and show us the most interesting sights of Dubrovnik.  

After city tour you will be left on your own to explore the city, visit City Walls or take the cable car to the top of the Mount Srđ and have intimate farewell dinner.  Return scheduled coach transfer will be organize from Pile Gate to the Gruž harbour.

Overnight in Dubrovnik, (B,L)

DAY 5 • WEDNESDAY DUBROVNIK – ELAPHITI ISLANDS – KORČULA

After breakfast we will start our pleasant cruise to the Korčula.

On our way we will cruise by magnificent shores of the Elaphiti islands archipelago, to the northwest of Dubrovnik. We shall stop for a swim before lunch and in the afternoon we will arrive in Korčula town, on Korčula Island. Korčula is a city known as a birthplace of Marko Polo, the famous explorer. 

Our English speaking guide will do Korčula City tour, and walk us through narrow and cobbled streets of Korčula.

The rest of the evening is free to enjoy dining at one of the local restaurants of your choice.

Overnight in Korčula, (B,L)

DAY 4 • THURSDAY KORČULA – VIS

Morning cruise to Vis Island where we expected to come after lunch with swim stop. Vis is a pearl among Croatian Adriatic islands, left untouched by the development of tourism for so many years – due to its strategic location on the open sea, it served as a military zone for many years. 

Beautiful beaches, and preserved nature, ecological agriculture and preserved traditional architecture are unique advantages of this unique Croatian island where we will spend afternoon.

Overnight in Vis Town, (B,L)

DAY 5 • FRIDAY VIS – BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE – SPLIT

Morning cruise to Island Bisevo with its Blue cave. The cave has its own natural entrance which is located below sea level, which required that it visitors dive deeply only to resurface into the cave’s mysterious blue depths. This natural phenomenon creates a magical effect of deep blue and shiny silver, mystifying her visitors. 

However, sometimes High Waves prevent the entrance to Blue Cave, which is something we shall not know before the morning designated for our visit. If that happens, we can provide an alternative half-day tour of Vis Island with WWII RAF Airport, along with Komiža – a peculiarly beautiful town boasting the longest fishing tradition on East Adriatic.  After a relaxed cruise arrival in Split second largest urban centre in Croatia and the seat of the Split and Dalmatia County. It is traditionally considered to be over 1,700 years old. Since 1979 the historic centre of Split has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. The historical and cultural buildings are located inside the walls of the Diocletian’s Palace. 

Our English speaking guide will do Split City tour, and walk us through historical Diocletian’s Palace. 

Overnight in Split, (B,L)

Optional Friday afternoon farewell excursion to National Park Krka.

The Krka National Park was proclaimed in 1985 and is the seventh National Park in Croatia.

The whole area is rich with vegetation as well as birds and fish. Due to new strong preservation laws, this extraordinary area has been kept in its original pristine state. 

Walk through National Park, Skradinski buk waterfall, the longest waterfall on the Krka River, as one of the best known natural beauties of Croatia.  Walking part will be ended at The Skradinski buk Ethno Village at Krka National Park recently received the prestigious Golden Flower of Europe award in a competition among several thousand sites. Return by scenic road from Krka to Split, arriving to Split through Golden Door, where we will have orientation Split City tour ending our journey at our ship.

Reservations and payment on the spot. 

Including: 

English speaking guide, Return transfer, Entrance fee to Krka National Park, Split city tour, Wireless headset system for excursion. Note:  Walking over cobblestone streets, uneven surfaces and slopes, recommend comfortable walking shoes.

DAY 8 • SATURDAY SPLIT 

It is time to say farewell to all your new friends after having breakfast. (B)

Dates & prices

CRUISE RATES PER PERSON IN EUR BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY, GUARANTEED DEPARTURES

M/S SEA SWALLOW 2019
Euro per person/week
Departure dates 2019,
Saturdays from Split
  Cabin type

18, 25 May
27 July
3, 10, 17, 24 August
28 September
5 October

1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June
6, 13, 20 July
31 August
7, 14, 21 September
  Standard cabin  1.190,00 € 1.590,00 €
  Main deck cabin  1.590,00 € 1.890,00 €
  Solo use cabin supplement (on request)  +75%
  Reductions:  
  3rd adult sharing a cabin  -30%
  Child ( age 3-11,99 years) sharing a cabin with 2 adults  -50%
  Child ( age 3-11,99 years) in twin with 1 adult  -20%

 

Rates include

  • English speaking cruise director on board
  • 7 crew members
  • 7 nights cruise in a preferred category cabin
  • Complimentary fresh fruit available daily
  • Welcome reception and dinner with 3 courses
  • Buffet breakfast daily and 6 lunches with 3 courses
  • Afternoon tea with cake/biscuits daily
  • Professional English speaking guide for city tours of of Dubrovnik (with transfers) Korčula, Hvar and  Split
  • National park Mljet entrance  fees
  • Entrance fees to Biševo Blue cave or Vis Island tour with Komiža
  • Wireless headset system for sightseeing’s (City Tours)
  • Towels changed every second day & linen changed in the middle of the week
  • Daily cabin cleaning service
  • Two bottles of water 0,50 liters per day and person
  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi on board
  •  CCTV Security Cameras on board
  • Elegance Rooftop Jacuzzi (Sun deck)

Rates do not include

  • Port taxes and fees, € 25,00 per person/week, to be paid on board in cash
  • Private car transfers can be organized for travel agencies only on request
  • Optional excursion in Split (Krka National Park)


CANCELLATION POLICY:

Upon confirmation of reservation a 300 EUR deposit per person is required (non-refundable) and balance payment to be paid 60 days before arrival.

  • 35% of the total cruise rate 35 – 22 days prior to the cruise
  • 50% of the total cruise rate 21 – 15 days prior to the cruise
  • 100% of the total cruise rate 14 – 0 days prior to the cruise

M/S Sea Swallow info

M/S SEA SWALLOW is the latest addition to our growing and versatile fleet of small cruise ships, whose maiden voyage is scheduled for 2019. Inaugural cruise season is the very special moment in every ship’s life, M/S SEA SWALLOW being no exemption. The ship has seen no wear and tear and all of its parts are still in pristine condition, used never before. Who among us doesn’t like to be the first to experience something? Made to satisfy your refined cruise expectations, this luxury vessel features many state-of-the-art amenities. Its newest navigation and safety systems, modern and fully equipped comfortable air-conditioned cabins with private facilities and Wi-Fi, extra large restaurant with bar, VIP saloon with lounge area, a spacious sun deck with elegant rooftop Jacuzzi, swimming platform, along with other fine details, guarantee a perfect cruise in Croatia!

Closed Circuit Video surveillance, complete navigation equipment, fire alarm, smoke detectors, life rafts and tenders are there for your personal safety.

Modern non-smoking double or twin cabins are fully equipped with A/C, safe deposit box, Wi-Fi, Sat TV, fire alarm, smoke detectors, Shower, WC and bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, lifejackets, luggage space under the bed, cupboard & wardrobe cabinet with window or porthole.

Extra-large fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant on the upper deck, with separate bar and lounge area, big screen LCD TV, corner table for buffet breakfast, Wireless Internet, loud-speakers and audio-system for announcements by Captain or cruise manager, beautiful large windows forcomplete passenger’s satisfaction.

At the frontal part of the boat there is VIP Saloon with 180 degree lounge area with one large window, for a breathtaking“sea view” feeling while you cruise on the Adriatic coast.

Outside fully covered terrace with sitting area, tables and chairs that can be closed with removable plastic windows (in case of winds) that are usually open.

Ship has platform for swimming, 2 ladders with handholds for an easy access to the water and two outdoor showers and public toilettes.

On the high deck is a sun deck that covers 390 m2 with sun-beds for passengers,while part of a sun deck is shaded for clients’ comfort. Here you can enjoy ourElegance Rooftop Jacuzzi designed to ensure an unforgettable cruise.

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