DAY 1 • SATURDAY DUBROVNIK
The new boat MS INVICTUS (2020) will be docked in Dubrovnik Gruž harbour where you can board from 13:00 hours. Welcome meeting will start at 19:00 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 19:30.
Passengers arriving in the morning cannot enter their cabins before 13:00 but they can leave luggage on board after 09:00. Captain will wait for all passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with dinner.
Overnight in Dubrovnik, (D)
DAY 2 • SUNDAY DUBROVNIK – SLANO
After breakfast we will start our pleasant cruise to the Korčula.
After breakfast our English/French speaking guide and coach will come to the pier. After an organized transfer we will arrive to the historical centre of Dubrovnik, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage site, where your guide will show you 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.
You will see why this city is called the Pearl of the Adriatic.
At noon we will have transfer from Dubrovnik to boat and start our cruise.
Lunch will be served while cruising to Slano with swim stop on the way.
Optional afternoon excursion to Ston.
We start our tour by coach to Mali Ston, to take “Oyster Experience” boat trip over Mali Ston Bay where families grown oysters for generations.
After welcome drink on wooden boat we will do tour to shellfish farm with a presentation and oyster and mussel tasting on the boat with the glass of the house wine and water.
Upon coming back we will proceed to Ston, fortified town famous for 5-kilometre long walls, a city built in the 15th century according to a plan with a rectangular scheme of streets and squares. Ston is renowned for its delicious oysters and mussels.
Another landmark of Ston is its old salt ponds where the salt is still gathered today in the old way.
After relaxed time we will go back to Slano on board for overnight.
Price per person is 50,00 EUR and it include our cruise escort, return transfer, Oyster Experience tasting with wine.
Overnight in Slano, (B,L)
DAY 3 • MONDAY SLANO – HVAR
We start our day with morning departure towards the sunniest island of Croatia – the island of Hvar, along of the many coves and bays on the way. Lunch and swim stop 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 afternoon arrival at Hvar, a local English/French speaking guide will walk you throughout the town introducing you to the history, culture and way of life on this island. 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 4 • TUESDAY HVAR-BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE – VIS
Morning cruise to Island Biševo 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. This is why entrance fees are payable on the spot. Lunch on board.
Continuation to Vis Island and town, 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.
Overnight in Vis Town, (B,L)
DAY 5 • WEDNESDAY VIS – VELA LUKA
We will for start our day with morning departure towards the island of Korčula. We shall stop for a swim before lunch and in the afternoon arrive to Vela Luka, second largest town on Korčula island.
Optional afternoon wine & olive oil tasting excursion by coach.
If you like olive oil, then this is tour for you. Start the exploration with a visit to the Zlokic olive Oil Production founded in 1995. This family is known for being on of the leading olive oil producers on the island. The family’s collection boasts many old-fashioned tools for olive oil making, including a 15th century wooden olive press and an 18th century hydraulic compression system. The family’s oil mill covers 700 square meters and gives the visitor the chance to understand more this elixir of the Gods. As part of their facilities, the Zlokic Family has a “sports field” typical for Dalmatia where the traditional game “Boce” is being played. After tasting the olive oil, check out this game prior to continue to the small town of Blato and the Barilo Family Museum.
The Barilo ethnographic collection offers a unique and unforgettable experience of the island and shows the life and the costumes of our ancestors. The ethno house Barilo with the ethnographic collection is exceptional for both Blato and the island. The objects were collected for many years and they come from all the aspects of life – there are elements of agricultural tools, formal clothing, furniture, traditional crafts…
The island exploration will continue with a visit to the Toreta Winery with wine tasting. This family boutique winery in Smokvica produces wines from indigenous grape varieties such as Posip, Rukatac and Plavac. The winery was named after the “Toreta” – field stone shelter that can still be found in some parts of Smokvica. This wine tasting will be enriched with a collection of equipment used by many family generations during the wine production
Price per person is 50,00 EUR and it include guide, Return transfer, Olive oil tasting, Ethnographic museum entrance fees and winetasting.
We will have Captain’s dinner that evening on board with live music entertainment.
Overnight in Vela Luka, (B,L, Captain’s dinner with live music)
DAY 6 • THURSDAY VELA LUKA – KORČULA – NATIONAL PARK MLJET
Morning cruise towards Korčula town, on Korčula Island. Korčula is a city known as a birthplace of Marko Polo, the famous explorer. Our English/French speaking guide will do Korčula City tour, and walk us through narrow and cobbled streets. Lunch on board and cruise to Mljet National Park where we expect to come in the afternoon, (entrance fees are not included). You will have just enough time to explore park, to walk around the Great and Small Lake and Islet of St. Mary with its Benedictine Monastery from the 12th century and, of course, to take a swim in the heart of National Park.
Overnight in Mljet.
Overnight in Mljet National Park, (B,L)
DAY 7 • FRIDAY – NATIONAL PARK MLJET – ELAPHITI ISLANDS
Today’s day is to enjoy. Morning cruise by magnificent shores of the Elaphiti islands archipelago, to the northwest of Dubrovnik, with a swim stops along a way. Lunch on board and second swim stop.
Overnight at Elaphiti Island, at one of the small picturesque peaceful fishermen’s villages on the Islands.
Overnight in Elaphiti Islands(Šipan, Lopud, Koločep), (B,L)
DAY 8 • SATURDAY – ELAPHITI ISLANDS – DUBROVNIK
Morning cruise from our last stop to Dubrovnik Gruž port where we will arrive by 09:00 hours.
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 INVICTUS 2020
Eur per person/week
|Departure dates 2020,
Saturdays from Dubrovnik
|Cabin type||October 3||September 26|| July 4, 11, 18, 25
August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
September 5, 12, 19
|Standard cabin||€ 1.050,00||€ 1.150,00||€ 1.390,00|
|Main deck cabin||€ 1.150,00||€ 1.490,00||€ 1.690,00|
|Solo use cabin supplement||+50%|
|Reductions:||Child (age 3-11,99 years) sharing a cabin with 1 adult||-30%|
- English/French speaking cruise manager on board
- 6 crew members
- 7 nights cruise in a preferred category cabin
- Complimentary fresh fruit available daily
- Welcome dinner with three courses
- Buffet breakfast daily and 6 lunches with three courses
- Captain’s dinner with live music
- Professional English/French speaking guide for city tours of Dubrovnik (with
transfers), Hvar and Korčula.
- Wireless headset system for sightseeing(City Tours)
- Towels changed every second day & linen changed in the middle of the week
- Daily cabin cleaning service
- Beach towels
- 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)
- Port taxes and fees, € 40,00 per person/week, to be paid on board in cash
- Entrance fees to Biševo Blue cave, ca. € 7-15 per person to be paid at entrance if
clients want to enter
- Entrance to the Mljet National Park, ca. € 15,00 per person to be paid at entrance if
clients want to enter
- Ston and Oyster experience, optional excursion €50,00 per person
- Korčula Olive Oil and wine tasting Island tour, optional excursion, € 50,00 per
- Private car transfers can be organized on request
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 – 22 days prior to departure||35% of the tour rate|
|21 – 15 days prior to departure||50% of the tour rate|
|14 – 0 days prior to departure||100% of the tour rate|
M/S INVICTUS info
New boat MS INVICTUS will be 40,00m long and 8,20 wide luxury yacht-like ship that will satisfy your refined expectations for a comfortable cruise along the Croatian Coast. Built for the season 2020 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities, guaranteeing intimate cruise for all guests.
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 for complete passenger’s satisfaction.
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 for a breathtaking “sea view”.
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 310 m2 with sun-beds for passengers, while part of a sun deck is shaded for clients’ comfort. Here you can enjoy our Elegance Rooftop Jacuzzi designed to ensure an unforgettable cruise.
Year of Construction: June 2020
Hull: Steel boat
Length over all: 40,00 m
Beam: 8,20 m
Engine: 2 x 345 HP
Cruising speed: 9 knots
Cabins: 18 + 1 (for cruise manager)
-10 cabins on main deck with windows (twin or double cabin configuration)
– 8 cabins on standard deck with 2 portholes (twin or double cabin configuration)
Cabin sizes: 11-12 m2 with bathroom
Officers and staff nationality; Croatian