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Two women aboard our luxury small ship in Croatia and Dalmatian Coast Cruise

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Small Ship Croatia Cruise

Tour Details, Including Pricing, and Ship Photos  of this Small Ship Croatia Cruise Are Found On This Page

The best thing to happen to travel are the popular small ship Croatia cruises.  The Traveling Professor has custom-designed a delightful island-hopping cruise itinerary with the best deluxe ship on the Adriatic Sea.  Pack your bags and get ready to enjoy one of the most beautiful, exotic, and popular destinations to be found. Cruise Croatia in an 18-cabin, fully featured deluxe cruise ship.   There is PLENTY of room on this ship, reserved for a small group of 20-34 travelers. Relax and let the captain and crew take care of you while cruising along the Dalmatian coast of Croatia.  Afternoons and evenings are carefully planned to explore Croatia's finest destinations with local experts.  

This deluxe small ship Croatia cruise is chartered exclusively for our group.  No other travelers other than captain, tour manager, and crew will be on this ship.

See Cruise Ship Photos including cabins, deck area, swim platform, dining areas, lounging areas and more. 

Island Hop Along the Dalmatian Coast:  Start off in Split and along with a stop in Dubrovnik, visit the jewels of the Dalmatian coast: Hvar, Bol, Korčula, Trstenik, Mljet, and Pučišća with many swim stops in the warm Adriatic Sea waters along the way.  Don't forget the bathing suit!   We only cruise for a limited number of hours during the day, close to the coast.  It is smooth sailing on this Croatia cruise.

Luxury Small Ship Cruise:  The ship is all ours.  Every cabin is well-designed with private full shower/bath and ample storage space.  Each cabin has TV, safe, hair dryer and A/C.  The rest of the ship is wide open with plenty of space for lounging. There is a swim deck and hot tub.  Dining room meals every day.  Wi-Fi and full bar on the ship. Our clients always have high praise for the ship and her crew.  

Private Guided Tours in Split, Dubrovnik and Korčula.  Enjoy an authentic Croatian konaba (rustic tavern) meal with traditional foods and wine. 

Also:  Prior to our small ship Croatia cruise, enjoy an optional 2-day pre-tour in Split. 

What's Included?
  • 8 Days 7 nights small ship Croatia cruise on MV Aquamarin.   Single, twin, or double bedded cabins.
  • Air conditioned cabins, safe deposit box, hair dryer, LCD TV, cupboard, wardrobe, all with ensuite bathroom.
  • Buffet breakfast daily.
  • Lunches and dinners as specified on itinerary.  Tea and coffee included for breakfast and lunch.
  • Olive and wine tasting on board.
  • Daily fresh fruit and snacks.
  • Daily cabin servicing.
  • Midweek fresh bed linen and towels.
  • Beach towel per person weekly.
  • Free wireless internet (Wi-Fi).
  • Air conditioned dining room with bar area and LCD TV.
  • Lounging sundeck with deck beds for all passengers (at least one lounge chair per traveler).
  • Use of hot tub.
  • Rear access swimming platform.
  • Porterage.
  • Drink with lunch and dinner (wine, beer, or soft drink). 
  • Bar is open day and evening for additional soft drinks, coffee/tea, beer, wine, cocktails, etc. at reasonable rates.
  • Guided walking tours (Dubrovnik, Korčula).
  • Authentic Croatian Village Konoba (Tavern) Dinner.
  • Onboard Croatian Cultural Dinner with Entertainment.
  • Professional tour managers.
  • All tours, excursions and activities as listed on itinerary.
  • All Port Taxes and Visitor Fees.
What's Not Included
  • Recommened gratuities for guides, crew and tour manager.
  • Trip Cancellation/Interruption Insurance.
  • Travel Health and Emergency Evacuation Insurance.
  • Personal Expenses.
What Makes this Tour So Special?
  • This is a private, chartered Croatia cruise ship of 30-34 passengers with only your group, captain, tour manager and crew on board.
  • Cruise only during the day for approximately 3-5 hours, usually within a mile or two from the shore.
  • All excursions, as listed on the itinerary, are included in the cost of the tour.
  • Solo travelers as well as those with travel partners welcome.  
  • Deluxe ship.  Each cabin averages 150 square feet of space, smartly laid out.  Each cabin has ensuite bathroom with shower and toilet, A/C, LCD TV, WiFi.
  • Personal Service: The Professor makes sure you are well-prepared for the cruise. We advise on all aspects of the trip such as air itineraries, money matters, packing, passports, and what to expect.  We are here to help - call us (413.528.2125) or email us with your questions.
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Important Info
  • Travelers depart from their home city and meet in Split.  Airfare is not included.
  • Travelers should have no mobility issues.
  • This small ship Croatia cruise is designed for active travelers.
  • Ship: Deluxe 34-passenger MV Aquamarin. 
  • Optional Split add-on available.

2025 Croatia Small Ship Cruise
  • Starts in Split, Croatia on September 13, 2025.  Ends in Split on September 20, 2025.
  • An optional 2-night "pre-tour" with hotel, tour, and dinner will begin in Split on September 11, 2025.  
  • Pricing to be released in late 2024.  We anticipate a price of $3699 per person for the cruise, $549 for the optional pre-tour.
  • Now taking deposits.  Deposits are fully refundable until firm pricing is released.  This is how to book. 
2024 Croatia Small Ship Cruise Dates and Pricing
  • This tour is SOLD OUT.  Thank you travelers.
  • Cruise begins in Split on Saturday, October 5, 2024.
  • A $500 deposit holds your place and gives preference on cabin selection. This cruise is currently filled.  Get on our waitlist.
  • Price:  $3,699 per person, double occupancy.   Have your own room/cabin for $1999. 
  • Optional Split Pre-Tour:
    • 2 nights at the 5-star Hotel Cornaro starting on Thursday, October 3, 2024.  Welcome dinner and bountiful daily breakfast included.
    • Split walking tour program.
    • $549 per person double occupancy.  Have your own room for only $399 more. 
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