St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018

  •                 St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
St. Joseph Alumni Croatia & Adriatic Cruise 2018 - Saint Joseph’s College
4940
Open for registration
Land Only
Croatia
Art & History
CV Leisure
CV Only

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
11
9
$2,300
$500
Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Croatia is an Eastern European country with a long coastline on the Adriatic Sea. Encompassing more than a thousand islands, it’s also crossed by the Dinaric Alps.
Its inland capital, Zagreb, is distinguished by its medieval Gornji Grad (Upper Town) and diverse museums.

Brochure & Documents

Daily Itinerary
Day 1 - Departure
Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Depart from the US with an overnight flight to Zagreb. Airfare is not included. We recommend booking your flights early; as time goes, flights are filling up, and the airfare price goes up.

Day 2 - Zagreb
Thursday, June 14th, 2018 | Meals: D

Arrival in Zagreb: You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure.

Day 3 - Zagreb
Friday, June 15th, 2018 | Meals: B

In Zagreb: Your morning guided sightseeing tour will take you through the historic Upper Town. See St Mark’s Church, Ste Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, the Parliament and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is yours to explore the winding street of the old town

Day 4 - Zagreb
Saturday, June 16th, 2018 | Meals: B

Zagreb – Plitvice lakes – Split: Drive south to the lakes of Plitvice National Park, a UNESCO world Heritage site (2h – 82 miles). The 16 terraced lakes surrounded by forested mountains and lush vegetation offer breathtaking scenic views along your walking tour of the park of the lower lakes.
On to Split, and the port to embark on your boat (2h 1/2 – 158 miles). Later, gather with your fellow “sailors” for a welcome reception on board

Day 5 - On Cruise
Sunday, June 17th, 2018 | Meals: B L

Split – Bol – Stari Grad: Morning guided walking tour of Split shows us the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage; it’s Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. Set sail towards Bol, a small town on Island Brac, for a swim at the Golden Horn. Enjoy the 1740-foot-long golden pebble beach, said to be the best in Croatia. It is unique in that it changes shape and position depending on the winds. Afterwards sail on to the Island of Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and a meeting point for the international jetsetters. The “Croatian Madeira” is also one of the longest islands stretching along the shores of Croatia. Spend the evening and night at Stari Grad, one of the oldest towns in Croatia.

Day 6 - On Cruise
Monday, June 18th, 2018 | Meals: B L

Stari Grad – Hvar – Vis: Take a quick sail towards town of Hvar for a sightseeing tour featuring the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery and many more historical sights. Cruise towards the Island of Vis. The town Vis, named Issa in Roman times, was founded around 397 B.C. Our tour of Vis features the town’s waterfront. Evening at leisure.

Day 7 - On Cruise
Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 | Meals: B L

Vis – Vela Luka: After breakfast set sail for Korcula Island, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Our port of call for the day is Vela Luka (the “big harbor”) town, dating back to pre-historic times. After lunch onboard, disembark in Vela Luka and depart for an afternoon ‘Korcula island tour’, featuring visits to the olive oil factory, Barilo ethno museum and local winery for tasting some of the local wines and cheese. Return to your ship, for an evening at leisure.

Day 8 - On Cruise
Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 | Meals: B L

Vela Luka – Korcula: There will be some time for swimming before we continue our cruise, heading for Korcula town. Take a walking tour through its narrow, cobbled streets and visit the majestic Gothic Baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Your evening is free to discover the town and enjoy dinner on your own at one of many local restaurants.

Day 9 - On Cruise
Thursday, June 21st, 2018 | Meals: B D L

Korcula – Mljet: Today we set sail for Mljet Island. Mljet National Park encompasses five types of forest, many species of birds, and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). This lovely island was supposedly a favorite holiday spot for the Greek hero Ulysses! In the evening is Captain’s dinner with live entertainment aboard our ship tonight.

Day 10 - On Cruise
Friday, June 22nd, 2018 | Meals: B D L

Mljet – Dubrovnik: In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, so called “Pearl of the Adriatic”, a UNESCO World Heritage site. While in Dubrovnik, take a walking tour of the old town and visit the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. Remainder of the day is free; perhaps discover this lovely city on your own.

Day 11 - Return to US or extension
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 | Meals: B

Depart Dubrovnik: It is time to disembark. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik airport for your return flight to the US, or to your hotel if you wish to spend an extra day in this beautiful city.

Tour Features

Services Included
  • 2 nights in deluxe class hotel, rooms with private facilities.
  • 7-night cruise from Split on board M/Y Prestige in a cabin with private facilities
  • Arrival & Departure airport transfers
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Breakfast daily / 1 dinner at hotel as per itinerary / 6 lunches /1 Captain’s Dinner with live entertainment, including wine, beer, and soft drinks
  • Complimentary bottle water, coffee and tea onboard the ship
  • Professional Tour & Cruise Manager
  • Whisper technology enhanced touring
  • Service taxes and charges
  • Free Wi-Fi on board

9 Sightseeing Tours Included:

Zagreb / Plitvice Lakes National Park / Split / Hvar / Vis / Korkula Island tour with olive oil and wine tasting / Korcula city tour / Mljet National Park / Dubrovnik

Services Not Included
  • Airfare to Zagreb, returning from Dubrovnik, estimated from $1200.00
  • Single supplement for lower deck cabin and 2 nights hotel + $1450.00
  • Main deck upgrade is 199.00 per person, per double occupancy
  • Main deck upgrade, single occupancy is $398.00
  • Additional sightseeing and activities, such as concert tickets, museum entrance fees, cruises, public transportation, etc.
  • Meals other than those included in the itinerary
  • Post cruise extension in Dubrovnik [Hotel Lacroma: $125 per person, per double occupancy / $195 single occupancy, per night]
  • 3% on any amount paid by credit card or on any online payments
  • Travel insurance is highly recommended to cover trip cancelations
  • Passport and visa fees
  • Gratuities
Payment Methods

    

  • Online: During your registration, you can submit your payment by e-check or by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express). There is a 3% service fee for all online payments. To avoid this fee, you can mail a check or money order.
  • Phone: We accept credit cards & e-check payments by phone. Credit card payments incur a 3% service fee, but there are no service fees for e-checks.
  • Post Mail: Mail your paper check or money order. Checks should be made payable to “Celestial Voyagers” and mailed to the address below, in the ‘Contact Us’ section.
Cancellations

All Cancelations must be received in writing. The following penalties apply:

  • Payment of $350, processing fee, for cancelations received before March 10, 2018.
  • Penalty of 50% of the total trip cost if cancellation is received between March 10 and April 12, 2018.
  • Penalty of 100% of the total trip cost if cancellation is received on or after April 13, 2018, and in case of no-show.
Travel Insurance

We advise all travelers to purchase travel insurance in case of any unforeseen circumstances and if you are no longer able to travel. We offer the following insurance policies through Allianz Travel Insurance: Basic, Classic, Deluxe, and Classic with cancel anytime. Prices vary with age and amount insured.

Notes

Celestial Voyagers will shop around to find the most convenient and valuable airfare

The MY Adriatic Prestige is 5*, 160 ft. long, 29.5 ft. wide, with a cruising speed of 10 NM. It was built in 2015 to new EU Solis standards with full radar and navigations systems. The maximum passenger capacity is 42/44 persons, serviced by a Crew of 7 and on board Cruise Manager (8). The spacious cabins feature twin/double beds, private bathrooms with showers and hair dryers, LCD flat screen TV’s, safe deposit boxes, telephones (for on ship communications), efficient closet space and are fully air conditioned. Low deck cabins have portholes. Main deck cabins have small windows that open. Some Main deck cabins can accommodate a third bed and can be used as triples. The ship features an experienced Captain and vivacious young crew that exudes a laid back ambiance while providing high-end personalized service that will satisfy even the most demanding customers!

Price Information

Land only trip price: $2,300

Supplements:

  • Airfare to Zagreb, returning from Dubrovnik, estimated from $1200.00
  • Single supplement for lower deck cabin and 2 nights hotel + $1450.00
  • Main deck upgrade is 199.00 per person, per double occupancy
  • Main deck upgrade, single occupancy is $398.00
  • Post cruise extension in Dubrovnik [Hotel Lacroma: $125 per person, per double occupancy / $195 single occupancy, per night]

 

Terms & Conditions

CelestialVoyagers Terms and Conditions relate to specific contracts with various suppliers.
The policies and regulations below must be strictly enforced.

We need your deposit payment and a copy of your passport to confirm your space on the tour. Passport copies may be mailed by post or sent through email.

  • We require a $500 deposit in order to secure your reservation.
  • Remaining balance is due on or before Thurs, April 12, 2018.
  • For reservations after April 12, 2018 full payment is required.

Contacts

Francoise
President and Founder
    Francoise
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