• Pula
  • Rovinj
  • Mali Losinj
  • Opatija

Enchanting Adriatic

A relaxing and unique 7-night cruise from Venice to the lesser-visited and unspoilt highlights of Croatia on board a brand new 38-passenger yacht, with direct flights from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester

Exclusive Yorkshire Cruise Club Package
7 Nights from £1559pp

Riviera Travel
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Superb holiday with LBA or MAN flights!

Enjoy magnificent coastal vistas, refreshing swim stops and visits to medieval towns on this relaxing Croatian coast cruise on board brand new ship Mare Blu.

See the highlights of the romantic city of Venice, from the legendary St Mark's Square to the gondola-lined Grand Canal, on a guided tour then sail to Croatia for a visit to the small harbour town of Umag. Enjoy a guided tour of Rovinj's elegant narrow streets and Pula's historic monuments, including the magnificent Roman amphitheatre.

Take refreshing dips in the crystal clear waters and relax on board taking in the stunning scenery en route to the medieval town of Cres. Discover the elegant town of Mali Losinj, Rab's ancient monuments, the medieval town of Krk and Opatija's delightful waterfront.

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Day 1 : UK - Venice (Italy)

Fly from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester to Venice then travel by coach to your ship Mare Blu. Settle into your cabin then meet your crew and fellow travellers before dinner on board.

Day 2 : Venice

Join the guided tour of Venice to see legendary St Mark’s Square, the lavish Basilica and romantic Bridge of Sighs. Seek out a traditional restaurant for lunch at your leisure then enjoy free time to explore this extraordinary city’s gondola-lined canals, narrow alleyways and striking Renaissance buildings. Return to the ship for dinner on board.

Day 3 : Venice - Umag (Croatia) - Rovinj

Watch Venice’s historic spires fade into the distance as you sail along the striking coastline of the Adriatic. Discover the small harbour of Umag then enjoy a delicious lunch in the ship’s restaurant. Relax and enjoy fabulous views of tranquil Lim Bay before arriving in Rovinj. Here, a guided tour takes in the huge cathedral and its impressive bell tower, then there is time to explore at leisure with the chance to sample local fare in a cosy restaurant.

Day 4 : Rovinj - Pula - Cres

Sail to Pula for a guided tour of this historic city which features its magnificent Roman amphitheatre, imposing Temple of Augustus and majestic Arch of Sergius. After lunch on board there is the opportunity to take a refreshing dip at a swim-stop before arriving in Cres. Stroll through the atmospheric maze of the town’s medieval streets and find an authentic restaurant for a delicious dinner.

Day 5 : Mali Losinj

Cruise through the heart of the stunning Kvarner archipelago with a swim-stop before lunch on board. Explore the elegant town of Mali Losinj with its graceful harbour then dine at leisure in a waterfront restaurant whilst watching the sun set over the sparkling water.

Day 6 : Rab - Krk

Enjoy dramatic coastal views and a refreshing swim-stop then arrive in Rab where there is free time to explore ancient monuments including the Church of Justina, Prince’s Palace and grand Italianate houses. Lunch is at leisure in the town before sailing north to Krk for a guided tour of the medieval old town. See the lovely Romanesque cathedral, 15th-century castle and the remains of the ancient town walls. Tonight on board there is the excellent Captain’s Dinner featuring regional specialties.

Day 7 : Opatija

Relax on board as you cruise the idyllic waters towards Opatija, with time for a swim stop before lunch on board. Sail along the beautiful Opatija Riviera and moor in Opatija itself for a guided tour of the highlights including the 14th-century abbey and the neoclassical Villa Angiolina. Enjoy free time to stroll along the charming waterfront and dine in one of the excellent seafood restaurants.

Day 8 : Opatija - UK

Fly from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester to Venice then travel by coach to your ship Mare Blu. Settle into your cabin then meet your crew and fellow travellers before dinner on board.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night cruise on board Mare Blu
  • Return flights from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester
  • Overseas transfers
  • Daily breakfast, 4 lunches, 2 dinners plus Captain’s Dinner
  • Excursions as detailed in itinerary
  • Services of a Cruise Director
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Port and airport taxes

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