Duration: 12 days
Route: Dubrovnik – Elafiti Islands – Cavtat – Mljet – Korčula – Ston – Sućuraj (Hvar) – Vela Luka – Lastovo – Hvar – Pakleni Islands – Vis – Split – Brač – Šolta – Krka Waterfalls – Klis and Salona – Blue Lagoon – Primošten – Šibenik – Krapanj and Zlarin Islands – Vodice – Biograd – Dugi Island – Zadar – Plitvice Lakes
Max People: 14 per boat
Suitable for families, young and seniors
Departure & Return
Departure: Split center or agreed pick up place
Departure Time: to be confirmed upon reservation
Return Details: to be confirmed upon reservation
TRANSFERS: possible to organise individual transfers with Travel Croatia to the meeting point and back
Please keep in mind that boat tours are subject to the weather conditions and could be cancelled
The itinerary of boat tours can be changed depending on the weather conditions in the previous agreement with the captain
For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience
Extras on Private Tour
What to expect
The Grand Island Hopping Tour
Meet your captain in Dubrovnik and start an exciting boat trip to the mesmerizing Elafiti Islands. Enjoy the scenery of fourteen islands with beautiful green forests popping out of the deep blue sea. Explore local beaches and cultural heritage in this paradise on Earth.
Next stop will be Cavtat where you can hide from the busy city life, explore beautiful architecture, cozy beaches and relax in the shade of pine trees. Return to Dubrovnik for some free time in the city before the overnight in the hotel.
Next day, enjoy a delicious Mediterranean breakfast in your hotel and then meet your captain again to start your journey towards north. Visit the amazing Mljet National Park, explore this large area that covers two unique saltwater lakes, the small islet in the middle with a fantastic monastery built in the 16th century and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
Another stop will be Korčula – a timelessly beautiful place with amazing architecture and well-preserved cultural traditions such as the unique sword dancing. Get lost in the narrow walkways of the town before meeting your captain and driving back to Mljet for the hotel check in, free time in the evening and the overnight.
In the morning, after breakfast, meet your boat crew and enjoy a boat ride to Ston. This amazing place is extensively known for three major things: very well-preserved China-like walls, salt works and tasteful oysters. You’ll have the best time here exploring these attractions and getting to know the local tradition. After a fun time in Ston, continue your journey further north to Hvar Island where you’ll dock in a small picturesque fisherman village – Sućuraj.
Enjoy exploring the old town and swimming in the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic Sea away from the hustle and bustle of larger cities. Check in the hotel and overnight. Day four brings more excitement as you visit Vela Luka – a beautiful town located on the western side of the mesmerizing island of Korčula. Check in the hotel and explore the area a bit during your free time here and before heading to Lastovo Island.
Explore hidden coves and beaches of this amazing island and enjoy lounging in the sun. Make sure to make the most of your time here by swimming and snorkeling in the fantastic waters of the Adriatic Sea. You’ll return to Vela Luka late in the afternoon for the overnight. A highly anticipated part of the tour could be the famous Hvar Island. After breakfast, relax on the boat ride towards Hvar, a favorite holiday destination for celebrities and yachties, but also known for its rich cultural heritage and fantastic beaches.
Check in the hotel and then explore the historic core with all the amazing stone houses, elegant buildings, traffic-free streets and inviting restaurants. Continue exploring the area – hop on the boat again and visit Pakleni Islands located right across the bay. Dense pine trees forests emerging from the deep blues of the Adriatic Sea are just the perfect setting for the best vacation ever.
Journey takes you further on to the Vis Islands where you’ll enjoy exploring some one of a kind locations that will make your visit unforgettable. Return to Hvar for the overnight. Next day, after breakfast, you’ll head towards the coast. On your way enjoy making two stops. One will be Brač Island where you’ll enjoy exploring the unique Zlatni Rat beach, famous for its shapeshifting nature and amazing swimming area.
The second stop will be Šolta Island and the picturesque Maslinica, an attractive tourist destination with dreamy natural beaches and clean sea, perfect for all nature lovers. Another boat ride will take you to Split where you’ll check in the hotel and overnight. You’ll get a completely different feeling while driving in a comfortable vehicle to the mesmerizing Krka Waterfalls National Park. After breakfast, enjoy an easy going ride towards the waterfalls of Krka. Enjoy exploring this amazing natural environment with your guide. Walk through the wooden paths floating above the river. Make the most of your visit by jumping into the refreshing water and swimming close to one of the waterfalls. Walk by the refreshing river, take deep breaths and make sure to take in all the beauty surrounding you. Enjoy the ride back to your hotel in the late afternoon for the overnight.
Next day, meet your driver after breakfast and enjoy a short ride to Klis Fortress, the famous Game of Thrones filming location. With a history of almost over 2000 years, this location overlooking the city of Split attracts visitors from all over the world. Enjoy wandering around the grounds with your guide and make sure to stop and appreciate the top-notch view at the coastline.
Continue exploring the area with your guide and visit Salona, the one of the cultural and political centres of the former Roman Empire. Explore the ruins and learn about the history before returning to your hotel for the overnight.
Day nine takes you further north. Hop on the boat and enjoy the boat ride towards north until you reach Drvenik Veli and Mali, two islands near Trogir that will amaze you with fantastic swimming and snorkelling locations. Enjoy cruising around and discovering hidden coves and beaches such as the Blue Lagoon and Vela Rina before your journey continues further north to Primošten. Enjoy exploring the historic core, wander around the narrow walkways of the town before hopping back on the boat and arriving to Šibenik. Check in the hotel and enjoy exploring the town.
Make sure to visit St James Cathedral – one of the greatest architectural wonders of the world protected by UNESCO. Overnight in the hotel.
After breakfast, meet your captain and take a ride to nearby islands – Zlarin and Krapanj. These two are exceptionally beautiful and attractive – Krapanj as the lowest and smallest inhabited island in the Adriatic, also known for its sponge manufacture in the past, and Zlarin for its traditional coral jewelry manufacture.
The tour continues all the way to Vodice where you’ll enjoy spending some time in this vibrant touristic place. Next stop is Biograd, where you’ll check in the hotel upon your arrival and enjoy some free time before the overnight.
Next destination is Dugi otok. This island will surprise you with its diversity and welcoming locals. Enjoy discovering secluded coves and sandy beaches on the island. Make the most of your visit by snorkeling and swimming before heading towards Zadar. Upon arrival, check in the hotel and then explore this amazing coastal city. Wander its streets, explore the church of St Donatus, visit the unique Sea Organ and relax listening to the music made by waves. Pay a visit to the Sun Salutation after dark. Overnight in the hotel.
The last day hides another highlight; after breakfast, enjoy an easy-going ride in a comfortable vehicle towards the fantastic Plitvice Lakes National Park. Explore the UNESCO enlisted area with a professional guide. Enjoy walking through well marked paths of the park which will take you from one breathtaking view to another. Investigate all the sixteen enchanting lakes, take photos of travertine waterfalls and emerald green forests.
Return to your hotel or continue your vacation to the next destination.