Overview

SINGLES ONLY 7 NIGHTS CROATIA SAILING FROM SPLIT - DUBROVNIK - SPLIT

There's no better way to see Croatia. The beaten track turns into a distant memory when you explore in our boat.By day, tick off a list of iconic places, pine forests, beaches and olive groves. By night, fill up on fine food and explore harbour cities.

Dubrovnik, with its ancient city walls, higgledy-piggledy red rooftops, cobbled streets worn by time - a heart-stealing city that you just know you’re going to love the moment you arrive.Split, right in the heart of the Dalmatia region, this heart-stealer of a city has got pavement cafés, plenty of history, and a confetti of islands sprinkled off its coast.Come on board and explore Adriatic Coastline

7 Nights 8 Days 14 Sep and 14 Sep
Cruise Ship

Dalmatinka (Traditional Sailing Boat)

Embark on a unique and enchanting adventure with our singles holidays aboard The Dalmatinka, a 20-meter masterpiece that pays homage to Croatia's maritime heritage. This traditional wooden boat seamlessly blends classic craftsmanship with modern comforts, promising an unforgettable experience for solo travellers seeking both tranquillity and social connection.

Originally constructed in 1968, The Dalmatinka underwent an extensive reconstruction in 2005/2006, preserving its vintage charm while incorporating contemporary luxuries. The yacht, spanning 23 meters in length and 5.50 meters in width, provides a stable and spacious platform for up to 10 guests, ensuring an intimate and friendly atmosphere.

As you cruise along the picturesque Croatian coastline at a graceful 9 miles per hour, soak up the sun on the boat's expansive 53-square-meter sun deck. With a maximum capacity of 20 persons, The Dalmatinka is ideal for mingling and forming connections with fellow solo travellers, whether in intimate gatherings or larger celebrations.

Accommodations on The Dalmatinka are divided among 10 cabins, each offering private showers and toilets. Choose from four double cabins on the upper deck or six double cabins with an extra bunk on the main deck, providing options to suit various preferences.

Immerse yourself in the timeless design and enduring allure of The Dalmatinka, a symbol of traditional wooden boats navigating the breathtaking maritime landscape of Croatia. Join us on a singles holiday that promises both relaxation and the chance to create lasting connections in the heart of the Adriatic Sea.

Facilities

  • Air conditioned en suite cabins
  • Daily breakfast
  • Three course lunch
  • English-speaking Crew
  • Mid-Week fresh set of towels and bed linen,
  • Free WiFi
Itinerary

SATURDAY (DAY 1) SPLIT 

On arrival, you will be met at split airport and transferred to the port for Embarkation to our boat Dalmatinka. Depends on your flight arrival time, in the afternoon if you wish you can explore this gorgeous Dalmatian Coast at your leisure.  You will stay overnight in Split harbour and have dinner on board.

SUNDAY (DAY 2) SPLIT – MAKARSKA

In the morning departure from Split harbour towards Makarska. Cruise along the Dalmatian coast whilst enjoying your lunch. Afternoon swim at one of the wonderful beaches. From there, those feeling adventurous can join our optional river rafting excursion or zip line on the Cetina river and meet up with the ship in Makarska in the evening. 

Overnight in the port of Makarska where strolling along the streets, you will come across numerous churches and other architectural and cultural sites.

MONDAY (DAY 3) MAKARSKA – MLJET

In the morning departure towards Mljet with a stop on the Pelješac peninsula for a refreshing swim.

Afternoon visit to salt lakes in Mljet National Park to enjoy the sun, sea and tranquility of this peaceful island. In the middle of the large lake, inside the National park, you can visit the monastery and church on St. Mary isle or just rent a bike (optional) and cycle around these stunning lakes. Overnight in port Polača/Pomena.

TUESDAY (DAY 4) MLJET – DUBROVNIK

After breakfast depart for Dubrovnik, the highlight of this cruise. Enjoy the nature along the way towards “the heaven on earth” – according to the famous writer George Bernard Shaw.

Arrive to Dubrovnik where you can explore on your own or join our guided tour of the city followed by an optional cable car ride up to  Srđ mountain for spectacular views of the old town. Take a walk through STRADUN – both a street and a square, a promenade inside the city walls. We also recommend a walk on top of the 1,940 m long city walls! Overnight in the port of this magical town.

WEDNESDAY (DAY 5) DUBROVNIK – KORČULA

After breakfast depart for island Korčula, the birthplace of famous explorer MARCO POLO. Lunch on board in bay near the town of Korčula. Afternoon arrival where we overnight in port. Surrounded by ancient walls and fortified bastions Korčula’s old town is very well preserved with its layout and structure dating back to 13th century. Optional sightseeing of Korčula and wine and appetizers tasting at a local winery before dinning in one of the numerous seafront restaurants or konobas on your own.

THURSDAY (DAY 6) KORČULA – HVAR

Early departure towards the Paklinski Islands for lunch and a swim stop followed by optional afternoon sightseeing of Hvar, the longest island in the Adriatic. Here we can find the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower as well as the oldest community theatre in Europe founded here in 1612. Hvar offers abundant entertainment, excellent restaurants, bars and cafes that are open long into the night. Overnight in Hvar.

FRIDAY (DAY 7) HVAR (Bol) - SPLIT

Our next stop is Brač island. Swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol (the Golden Horn - its gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape). Bol is a typical fishermen’s village converted into a popular tourist destination.

After lunch we will start our journey back to Split where the last overnight is planned. A swim break is planned on route in one of the many bays on Brač island. Enjoy the view of Split Riviera. Possibility to join our guided tour of Split, a monumental city under UNESCO protection. Here we find an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the Diocletian palace.

SATURDAY (DAY 8) SPLIT

Early breakfast after which it is time to say goodbye to all your new friends and crew.

LAND AND CRUISE

Those who opted for Land & Cruise, you will be transferred to 3 star Hotel Neva for 3 nights stay on bed & breakfast basis.

Hotel Neva ***

Discover a tranquil escape at Hotel NEVA,  a charming three-star accommodation nestled in the heart of Podstrana, just 10km from the vibrant city of Split. Immerse yourself in the cultural richness of this small town, renowned for its friendly locals, exquisite cuisine, and a coastline adorned with beautiful beaches stretching over 9 km.

Hotel Neva invites you to experience a rejuvenating getaway in tranquil surroundings tailored to meet your comfort. Each room and suite offer enchanting views of the sea and the picturesque islands of the Split archipelago, providing a perfect retreat from the demands of everyday life. Unwind and create unforgettable memories amidst the beauty of Dalmatia.

Escape the ordinary and embrace the allure of Podstrana at Hotel Neva where the perfect blend of vacation, beach, and relaxation awaits you in every corner.

 

DATES & PRICES
date & duration Variant availability price
Price Includes

What is included in the tour

  • Stay 7 nights on board on Dalmatinka 
  • Your own single occupancy air-conditioned cabin   
  • Daily Breakfast & Lunch
  • Flights from London Gatwick 
  • Flights from your local airport at a small supplement
  • All Taxes & Surcharges
  • Airport Transfers
  • Services of a Captain & Crew on board 
  • Welcome get together
  • Meet other single, like-minded travellers who wish to socialise and make new friends

Flight Timings - 

Outbound - London Gatwick 16:50 - Split 20:25 

Inbound - Split 21:05 - London Gatwick 22:45 

Price & Itinerary may be subject to change

Price excludes Tourist Tax & Port Tax Euro 40/ person/ week to be paid locally. 

Destination
Croatia
Weather
Holiday Types
Festive, Multi Activities, Singles Cruises, First Singles Holiday, Over 50s, Discovery Tours, Late Deals