Dubrovnik | Korcula Island or Mljet Island | Catamaran sailing | Hvar Island | Split | Optional ferry ride to Trogir and Optional Hiking in Mljet National Park |
Imagine spending ten days in Croatia, island hopping between Dubrovnik and Split whilst soaking up the sunshine and stunning scenery along one of the Adriatic’s finest stretches of coastline. As this itinerary is flexible it’s equally viable in either direction with a flexible flight schedule adding to opportunities to tailor the tour to suit your travel needs.
As you’ll be travelling from one island or mainland city to the next by catamaran and public ferries you’ll become immersed in local lifestyles with the chance to stay overnight in smaller, independent, family-run accommodation definitely deepening travel experiences as a whole.
In the main, this Croatia island hopping holiday involves very little in the way of driving with airport transfers pretty much the only time you’ll be travelling overland, so there’s no need to hire a car or spend time behind
Free days to go hiking in Mljet National Park or sightseeing in Korcula Old Town; a full day spent exploring
the walled city of Dubrovnik and making the most of optional excursions in Hvar Town; this Croatia island hopping itinerary allows you to rest, relax and really maximise your time away from home without the hassle of driving.
Thanks to a tried and tested recommended route plan you’ll be able to benefit from local knowledge and expert advice with a final documents package, which includes: ferry timetables, island tariffs, city maps, guidebooks, and local activity agent details, ensuring you certainly won’t be left all at sea.
Day 1: Welcome to Dubrovnik. Transfer from the airport to your city hotel and after settling in it’s time to get orientated and enjoy some sightseeing.
Day 2&3: Your first couple of full days in Dubrovnik are yours to enjoy at your leisure with a great choice
of local transport and full range of optional excursions and activities adding to the value of free time in one
of the world’s most iconic cities.
Day 4&5: Bid goodbye, for now, to the medieval walls of Dubrovnik as you journey by catamaran to either Korcula Island or Mljet Island. The next two days can be spent exploring in either the old town of Korcula or perhaps
in Pomena on the island of Mljet. Overnight stay for the next two nights on either island.
Day 6&7: Today you’ll set sail by catamaran to the island of Hvar which is situated just off the mainland within the county of Split-Dalmatia. The next two days will be spent on Hvar Island with a good choice of optional excursions adding to the laid back island ambience. A walk up to the castle which overlooks Hvar Harbour
is definitely recommended. Overnight stay for the next two nights on Hvar Island.
Day 8&9: Set sail this morning for the mainland and the world-famous city of Split. This is your chance to spend the next two days exploring Split with the old town district, which features Diocletian’s Palace, a real treat
for the cultural senses. Optional ferry ride to Trogir is also a great idea if you’re still keen to explore. Overnight stay for the next two nights in Split.
Day 10: Transfer from your city hotel to Split international airport in order to catch your scheduled flight home.