Deluxe Cruise – MV Futura

 

DELUXE CRUISE – MV FUTURA or similar
– from $1899 per person

 

MV FUTURA or similar / KL-DLX/ 2017

ITINERARY:

Day 1 Saturday Split

Transfer from Split airport to the Split harbor where the vessel will be docked. Check in from 14.00 h onwards. After settling, enjoy the guided tour of the city (not possible for late arrivals). Split is a historic town under UNESCO protection and as it is a part of the world heritage. One will find an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the magnificent Diocletian palace, once inhabited by the Roman emperor. After the tour of Split, return to the ship for a welcome reception and cocktail to enjoy the meet and greet party on board. Overnight in Split.(D)

Day 2 Sunday Split – Korcula

Early morning departure towards the Korčula island best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Stop for lunch in one of the secluded bays en route. Early afternoon arrival in Korčula followed by a guided walking tour of this enchanting town with fortified walls. On this Island you can find more legends, tales and monuments than anywhere else while you wander along the herringbone pattern streets. Korčula has an abundant choice of restaurants where you can continue your gourmet experience and there are many bars and clubs for those looking for evening entertainment. Overnight in Korčula. (B,L)

Day 3 Monday Korcula – Mljet/Dubrovnik

Next morning we head further south to the Island of Mljet. Join the cruise manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park and enjoy the boat ride to the St Mary Isle, where you will visit an ancient Benedictine monastery, an old abbey and a Church dating from the 12th Century. Alternatively, you can rent kayaks, bicycles, scooters or convertible cars to roam around the National Park or island on your own. Return to the ship for lunch followed by departure towards Dubrovnik. Late afternoon arrival in Dubrovnik, but before we tie the ropes at Gruž harbour the captain will take you for an evening cruise along side the old city walls while a buffet dinner is served on deck. Enjoy the spectacular views of this magnificent old town. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B,L,D)

Day 4 Tuesday Dubrovnik

After breakfast transfer to the old town for the guided walking tour to enjoy this magical town. You will have the opportunity to take best pictures of the town of Dubrovnik as we take the cable car from the Old Town to Srđ mountain to enjoy scenic views of the Walls and Elaphiti Islands. Afternoon at leisure to find idyllic spots for lunch and dinner. For those of you with more enthusiasm, we recommend to walk the famous walls 1,940 m long and take a stroll along the walking street “STRADUN” – both a street and a square, a promenade inside the city walls. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B)

Day 5 Wednesday DUBROVNIK – PELJEŠAC PENINSULA

Morning departure from this magnificent town and continue our cruise towards the little seaside village of Kučišće (or similar) on the Pelješac peninsula, well known for its excellent wine. Before lunch a short stop at one of the Elaphiti Islands and afternoon arrival to Kučišće. Today we move away from the shore inland to explore the rural areas. Afternoon transfer to the village Kuna followed by a visit to a local farm you will indulge in a typical village party with Croatian delicacies, an all-inclusive dinner with local dishes made from their own produce. Late transfer back to the ship. Overnight in Kučišće. (B,L,D)

Day 6 Thursday PELJEŠAC PENINSULA – HVAR

Morning departure towards the jet-set island Hvar. Lunch stop on the small Island of Šćedro followed by a swim stop at the Pakleni Islands. Arrival to Hvar in the afternoon. Hvar is the longest Island in the Adriatic and one of the sunniest; known for lavish lavender fields and breathtaking beauty. Upon arrival there will be a short presentation of lavender products followed by a tour of the town. One can find many historical landmarks in Hvar: the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theatre in Europe which was founded in 1612. Hike up to the town fort overlooking the harbour to get some lovely scenic views of your ship and the Pakleni islands. In the evening Hvar offers an abundance of entertainment – many restaurants, bars and cafes are open long into the night. Overnight in Hvar (B,L )

Day 7 Friday HVAR – BOL / MILNA

Our final stop will be the Island of Brač and picturesque town of Bol. Walk along the promenade or swim at one of the most famous beaches in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat (the Golden cape – known for its gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change its shape). Bol is a typical fishermen’s town turned into a popular tourist destination. After lunch on board time at leisure until afternoon wine tasting in the facilities of the oldest Dalmatia wine cooperative (dating 1903) followed by the Captain’s farewell dinner with entertainment on board. Overnight in Bol or nearby Milna. (B,L,D)

Day 8 Saturday BOL – SPLIT

Early morning departure for Split and on arrival it is time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends! Check out by 9.00 am and a private transfer to Split airport. (B)

Please note the last overnight is not in Split port as ship arrives in Split on Saturday morning at 09:00 AM!


Prices in CAD per person in double or twin cabin

DEPARTURE DATES – 2017 Lower deck
Main deck
May 6, 13, 20 / Sep 30* /  Oct 7, 14
$1899.00 $2225.00
May 27* / Jun 3, 10, 17, 24
$2045.00 $2375.00
Jul 1, 8, 15, 22, 29* / Aug 5, 12, 19*
$2045.00 $2535.00
Aug 26 / Sep 2*, 9, 16, 23
$2195.00 $2535.00

 

FRENCH and English tour manager on board on departures: May 27, Jul 29, Aug 19, Sep 02, 30

INCLUDED:

• Arrival and departure transfers from Split airport to Split harbor
• 7 nights cruise in deluxe cabin with en-suite bathroom
• Daily buffet breakfast
• Welcome reception & cocktail
• 9 meals – lunch or dinner as specified in the itinerary and including:
– 1 drink with lunch & 1 l water per person daily
– Captain’s dinner with live entertainment
– Spectacular evening dinner cruise along the old town city walls of Dubrovnik
– Croatian wine tasting in Bol
– Authentic Croatian Village party visit & dinner on Pelješac peninsula
– Abundant fresh fruit
• English speaking Tour manager
• Guided walking tours in: Dubrovnik, Hvar, Korčula, Split
• One way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Old town Dubrovnik for sightseeing
• Dubrovnik cable car
• Mljet National Park entrance fee
• Visitors’ tax & port fees
• Free wi-fi onboard
• Daily cabin service
• Luggage handling

RATES DO NOT INCLUDE:

•Tips

Notes

Cruising route is subject to change depending upon weather conditions;

SHIP INFORMATION:

The MV Futura is a 47m (156 ft) long, 9m (30 ft) wide luxury vessel, with a cruising speed of nine nautical miles. Built in 2013 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities Futura offers maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests.

Cabins built by up-to-date standards, fully equipped with A/C, safe deposit box, fire alarm and audio system for announcements by the captain or Tour Director. In addition each cabin has life jackets, desk and tabouret, wardrobe, night stand, small sofa and a porthole window. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin and hair dryer. Some cabins have indoor passage access to the bar and restaurant area.

A fully air-conditioned upper deck dining room can accommodate all passengers at once, yet offer a great degree of privacy for each guest. The restaurant includes bar area with LCD TV, with a corner table for buffet breakfast while each table has an easy-access chair. A portion of the dining area extends outdoors as a lounge area, offering sweeping panoramic views of the surroundings. Free wireless internet access (Wi-Fi).

The kitchen is built up to the latest HACCP standards and the lounging sundeck has a total surface of 200m2 (656 sq ft), partially offering sun-shade cover, providing deck-beds for all passengers and a Jacuzzi. The covered part of the upper deck is spacious enough to accommodate all passengers, tables, chairs with available public lavatory. The vessel has a rear access platform to the sea as well as ladders for easy access to the water. In addition, the vessel offers two outdoor showers and 3 deck lavatories.

 

CABIN SPECIFICATION (15 – 18 m2 / 49 – 59 sq ft):

11 cabins on main deck:
(5 twin/double cabins with inner communication with restaurant)
-10 twin or double cabins*
-1 twin cabin

8 lower deck cabins: (all cabins with inner communication with restaurant)
-3 twin cabins
-5 twin or double cabins*
*twin beds in these cabins have the possibility to be put together as a double bed

ITINERARY DEVIATIONS:
Every effort will be made to adhere to the itinerary as stated. However, due to the schedule changes beyond the organizer’s control, we reserve the right, without prior notice, to change the route or alter the shore excursions.
NOTES:
– In some ports of call ship can be moored sideways to the other boats. In that case guests will need to walk through other boats to reach the pier, which sometimes means there is a height difference and a gap between two ships. Guests with walking disabilities can expect to find such crossings to other boats very challenging. Although all effort will be made to assist, crew availability is severely limited in most circumstances. Therefore a physically challenged guest will require the services of a responsible adult.
– During peak season (July & August) there is a possibility that the ship will be docked in Dubrovnik on an alternative location, due to limited harbor capacity. In that case, guests will be provided with necessary information in due time.
– There is a possibility that ship will be anchored in some ports of call for overnight, due to Port authority orders. In that case transfer with tender boat will be organized to and from the shore. Passengers will be asked to follow transfers

 

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