Royal Clipper cruises the azure waters of the Adriatic on this authentic voyage under full sail taking in Croatia's fascinating cities and beautiful islands, as well as picturesque Kotor in Montenegro.
Zadar is renowned for its incredible Roman and Venetian ruins, while the scent of lavender fills the air on the tranquil island of Hvar, overlooked by an impressive fortress and Renaissance-era cathedral. Discover Dubrovnik's quaint Old Town, encircled by magnificent 16th-century walls, before cruising to UNESCO-listed Kotor, a fortified town characterised by winding streets and bustling squares.
Framed by verdant forests and dotted with vineyards and olive groves, Korcula is simply stunning. Spend a relaxing day here, before cruising to the fishing port of Rovinj on the Istrian peninsula. A maze of cobbled streets lead up to the beautiful hilltop church of St Euphemia which dominates the skyline.
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Jewels of Croatia and Montenegro Itinerary
Day 1 - Venice (Italy)
Embark Royal Clipper in Venice.
Day 2 - Zadar (Croatia)
The city of Zadar is renowned for its incredible Roman and Venetian ruins found in the charming Old Town. Other sights include the 11th-century St Mary's Convent, the 12th-century St Anastasia's Cathedral, and 9th-century pre-Romanesque Church of St Donatus.
Day 3 - Hvar
The heavenly scent of lavender perfumes the air in the fields and valleys around the island of Hvar. Idyllically located just off the Dalmatian coast, the island and the little port named after it have been a favourite getaway ever since the time of the Romans, the Byzantines, the Venetians and even Austro-Hungarian royalty.
Day 4 - Dubrovnik
It was George Bernard Shaw who said, 'Those who seek paradise on earth should come to Dubrovnik.' Indeed, Dubrovnik is a treasure by any measure made more precious by its miraculous restoration. Crowned by the Minceta Tower, the 10th-century city walls are the proud symbol of Dubrovnik's colourful history.
Day 5 - Kotor (Montenegro)
Kotor lies in Montenegro on the Adriatic coast and has been restored into a UNESCO World Heritage Site after it was damaged by an earthquake in 1979. Discover the well-preserved Old City of Kotor with building typical of the Middle Ages and medieval architecture, criss-crossed narrow streets and bustling squares.
Day 6 - Korcula (Croatia)
Framed by dense green forests of allepo pine and twisted cypress, the red tile roofs of Korcula, whose most famous native son was Marco Polo, form an inviting picture. The pale wheat coloured stone Cathedral of St. Mark houses a treasure trove of Dalmatian and Italian art. Walk through the towering Land Gate for a great view of the town.
Day 7 - Rovinj
Rovinj, a city in Croatia, is an active fishing port on the western coast. The streets are full of shops, restaurants and bars and the coastal area has some small bays.
Day 8 - Venice (Italy)
Disembark Royal Clipper in Venice.
The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions. PLEASE NOTE: On 26 Jun 2021 departure, Day 4 is spent in Kotor and Day 5 in Dubrovnik.