- Medieval Dubrovnik
The old city of Dubrovnik is still encircled by its old medieval walls.
- Spectacular Split
The largest city on the Adriatic coast, ancient and historic Split developed from the magnificent Roman Diocletian’s Palace.
- The island of Hvar
Hvar, set in a beautiful natural bay, was an important naval base during the 500 years it was part of the Venetian Empire.
Explore the pretty old town of Pucisca.
- All Inclusive
Cruise the Croatian coast in style
Navigate the tranquil waterways, coves and bays of Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast in the comfort of a small ship, calling at stunning cities like Dubrovnik and Split, as well as the glorious islands of Korcula, Hvar and Mljet.
7 nights on board the ship reserved exclusively for Saga guests
20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners
- Local wines, beers and soft drinks with lunch and dinner throughout the cruise
- Free bar open 11 hours a day
- Optional travel insurance underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK Branch and additional cancellation rights on overseas holidays for over 50s, or a price reduction if not required (cover is subject to medical questions)
- Return flights and transfers
- Saga tour manager
- Porterage aboard ship
Excursions and visits
- Explore ancient Split and the Diocletian’s Palace
- Sail the lovely channel between Brac and Solta
- Visit Hvar – Croatia's sunniest island
- Mljet island visit
- Cruising close to the Elafiti Islands
- Dubrovnik city tour
- Visit Korcula
Day 1 UK-Split
Fly to Split and transfer to the port to embark MV Maritimo. Enjoy dinner as you remain moored here overnight. D
Day 2 Split-Hvar
A morning walking tour of Split reveals the fabulous Diocletian’s Palace. Then you cross the Hvar Channel and pass between the beautiful islands of Brac and Solta en route to Hvar, where a short walking tour completes the day. B, L, D
Day 3 Hvar-Mljet
Cruise from Hvar to Mljet to explore the amazing national park here – expect wooded mountains and secluded lagoons. B, L, D
Day 4 Mljet-Dubrovnik
Sail past the glorious Elafiti Island archipelago to Dubrovnik, mooring within sight of the medieval walls. A walking tour will reveal the historic city encircled within them, after which you can explore the city at your leisure. B, L, D
Day 5 Dubrovnik-Sipan
Spend the day cruising northward in the direction of Sipan, the largest of the Elafati Islands, where you moor for the night. B, L, D
Day 6 Sipan-Korcula
Today you you cruise past the Peljesac Peninsula with its sharp mountain peaks to the town of Korcula on the island of the same name – be sure to sample the island’s excellent white wine. B, L, D
Day 7 Korcula-Makarska-Pucisca
Continue to the port town of Makarska, before heading to Pucisca which is set on the shores of a fjord-like cove on the island of Brac. B, L, D
Day 8 Pucisca-Split
Return to Split where you disembark for your transfer to airport and return flight to UK. B
7 nights. All inclusive.
After your cruise spend a seven nights at the locally rated 4-star Meteor Hotel, just across from the beach and close to the centre of town in Makarska. The hotel's facilities include a buffet-style restaurant, two bars, indoor and seasonal outdoor pools, gym, whirlpool and sauna. The hotel has 278 bedrooms and rooms reserved for Saga guests have a balcony with partial sea views. There are no included excursions on this extension.
There’s a free bar on board open 11 hours daily from 11am-10pm serving local alcogolic and non-alcoholic drinks. A reasonable level of fitness is needed on this tour, excursions may involve walking on uneven ground and when ships berth side by side, you may need to cross between them and negotiate ladders. The Captain reserves the right to change the order of the itinerary if weather conditions are bad or if ports are very busy.