Venice Adriatic Cruise


Venice and Adriatic Cruise


Venice Grand Canal

10 days/9 nights: Multiple 2013 Dates
Including Airfare from New York

Class B starting at $2849 per person/based on double occupancy
Class A upgrade starting at $200 per person
Class A+ upgrade starting at $450 per person

Adriatic Cruise Route

Boats: See Boat classes below



Daily Itinerary:

Day 1 - Thursday: Depart New York to Venice

Meals aloft

Day 2 - Friday: Arrive Venice

After arrival, enjoy a full day at leisure for sightseeing in Venice.
Overnight Venice airport hotel

Day 3 - Saturday: Board ship - KRK ISLAND

Transfer from Venice to Opatija Croatia and board ship. Departure at 13:00h. Lunch on board, followed by a swim stop in the crystal clear sea on route to Krk island - the largest of the Croatian islands. There is time to explore the lovely Old Town of Krk, the Franciscan Monastery and Catholic Archdiocese at Vrbnik and its charming narrow streets which transport you back centuries.
Evening at leisure. Dinner on your own.
Overnight in town of Krk

Day 4 Sunday: KRK ISLAND - RAB ISLAND

After breakfast we cruise towards Rab island, known as the "island of love" because of its association with the English King Edward VIII, who came here regularly on holiday with his American paramour, Mrs. Wallis Simpson. The town of Rab is encircled by medieval walls, and dotted with Romanesque church towers, churches and palaces, stone streets and ancient facades.
Evening at leisure. Dinner on your own.
Overnight in town of Rab

Day 5 Monday: RAB ISLAND - ZADAR

This morning we cruise from Rab along the Pag island, with a swim stop on the tiny Maun island, before cruising on towards Zadar. Enjoy Zadar, which was the metropolis of Dalmatia for centuries, and today the centre of the region. Zadar is rich with monumental heritage of world importance visible at every step, with a 2000 year old Roman Forum and endless narrow streets throughout the Old City. Of special interest are the famous Zadar Sea Organs, one of a kind in the world, and "The Greeting to the Sun" installation.
Evening at leisure. Dinner on your own.
Overnight in Zadar.

Optional for a fee:

Day 6 Tuesday: ZADAR - MOLAT ISLAND or OLIB

Early departure for Molat or Olib island (depending on available space in the small harbours of these two islands). Both islands are situated in the northern part of Zadar's archipelago where one can enjoy peace and serenity.
Overnight in ports of Molat or Olib.

Optional for a fee:

Day 7 Wednesday: MOLAT ISLAND or OLIB - ILOVIK - LOŠINJ ISLAND

After breakfast and a morning swim, we cruise towards Ilovik, the island of flowers. Here you will find Roman ruins and a fortress from the 1600's. Afterwards we depart for Mali Lošinj island, summer playground of the Austro-Hungarian aristocracy, and one of the most popular islands on the northern Adriatic due to the abundance of pine trees and clear waters.
Evening at leisure. Dinner on your own.
Overnight in Mali Lošinj.

Day 8 Thursday: LOŠINJ ISLAND - CRES ISLAND

After a morning swim we leave for the Cres island, a long and narrow island covered with oak, beach and pine forests, as well as vineyards and olive tree plantations.
Evening at leisure. Dinner on your own.
We spend the night in the harbor of the medieval city Cres.

Day 9 Friday: CRES ISLAND - OPATIJA

After breakfast we leave for Opatija. On route we can experience the beautiful views of the famous Opatija Riviera. We in Opatija in the late afternoon, but there is still time to take a stroll along the famous Franz Joseph promenade - Lungo Mare to the numerous cafes and restaurants in Opatija or nearby fishermen's village Volosko - well known for excellent seafood restaurants.
Evening at leisure. Dinner on your own.
Overnight in Opatija

Day 10 Saturday: Disembark and return flight

After breakfast you will say goodbye to the crew and disembark.
Transfer to Venice Airport for your return flight to the USA, or extend your stay in Venice!


Interested in extending your trip in Venice or other areas of Italy?
Ask us for details!

2013 Dates and Prices:


2013
Dates
Class BClass AClass A+
Under Deck
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On Deck
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On Deck
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On Deck
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May 2Opt. 2 - $3499+85+200+300
May 9Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
May 16Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
May 23Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
May 30Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
Jun 6Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
Jun 13Opt. 3 - $4849+85+200+300
Jun 20Opt. 3 - $4849+85+200+300
Jun 27Opt. 3 - $4849+85+200+300+450+550
Jul 4Opt. 3 - $4849+85+200+300+450+550
Jul 11Opt. 4 - $4999+85+200+300+450+550
Jul 18Opt. 4 - $4999+85+200+300+450+550
Jul 25Opt. 4 - $4999+85+200+300+450+550
Aug 1Opt. 4 - $4999+85+200+300+450+550
Aug 8Opt. 4 - $4999+85+200+300+450+550
Aug 15Opt. 4 - $4999+85+200+300+450+550
Aug 22Opt. 3 - $4849+85+200+300+450+550
Aug 29Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
Sep 5Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
Sep 12Opt. 5 - $4199+85+200+300
Sep 19Opt. 6 - $3349+85+200+300
Sep 26Opt. 6 - $3349+85+200+300
Oct 3Opt. 6 - $3349+85+200+300
Oct 10Opt. 1 - $2849+85+200+300
Oct 17Opt. 1 - $2849+85+200+300

NOTE: A surcharge may be required for travel within 14 days of booking due to availability of flights. Specific dates are subject to lodging and airfare availability.

Single Supplement

Class B under deck - $450
Class A - $450 plus 50% of upgrade price
Class A+ - $450 plus 50% of upgrade price

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Not Included:




Boats

Class B - Vintage motor-sailing ships

  • All bunk beds
  • Washbasin in cabin
  • Common shower & toilets

Class A - Vintage motor-sailing ships

  • Mostly bunk beds
  • Private shower & toilets
  • 3rd bed possible

Class A+ - Newly built spacious ships

  • Double or twin beds with Private shower & toilets
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Captain's dinner
  • Guided tour of Zadar


Travel Insurance

Our preferred travel insurance provider is Travelex
Photo Credits
Venice_-_Gondolas_-_3960.jpg, Basilica_St._Mark.jpg