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Makarska Beach Stay


Route:
  • London
  • Split
  • Makarska
  • Korcula
  • Dubrovnik
  • Mljet National Park
  • Hvar
  • Split
  • Tucepi
  • London

4 NIGHTS from £229pp

Tour Highlights
  • See the Adriatic coast of Dalmatia
  • Discover Split and the UNESCO world heritage site of the Diocletian's Palace
  • The sunny islands of Hvar and Brac
  • Explore Mljet National Park and visit its 12th-century Benedictine monastery
  • Visit Dubrovnik and explore the UNESCO World Heritage site of the old town
  • Spend an evening in Korcula, the birthplace of Marco Polo
  • Guided walking tour of the UNESCO picturesque town of Trogir
  • Scenic cruising with swimming stops

Extension from £229pp

Tour + Extension from £1028pp

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Makarska Beach Stay

End your island adventure with a 4 night, 5 day beach extension to Tucepi. A small town located on the Adriatic coast known as the Makarska Riviera.

Tour Itinerary

1
UK to Split

Depart London on your direct flight to Split, where you will be transferred to your boat, docked in the port of Trogir, for the night. This afternoon* spend time exploring the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Diocletian's Palace, built by the Roman emperor Diocletian as a fortress in the 4th century. It now forms the centre of a bustling city.

2
Split to Hvar Island

Head for the island of Hvar, known to be the longest and sunniest Croatian island and a favorite with sailors for over two thousand years. Weather permitting, the cruise will stop en route for a relaxing swim off the island of Solta, in a secluded cove, before arriving at the island's hub, Hvar Town. Spend your evening sampling its hip but laid-back restaurant scene.

  • Breakfast & Lunch
3
Hvar Island to Mljet National Park

A highlight of the cruise, Mljet is known as Croatia's greenest island with the national park making up almost one-third of the landmass. After lunch, take a local ferry to Islet Melita, a charming island in the middle of the Large Lake, to visit the former Benedictine monastery.

  • Breakfast & Lunch
4
Mljet National Park to Dubrovnik

Journey south this morning, stopping for a swimming break at the Elafiti Islands. This afternoon, arrive in the port of the UNESCO-listed city of Dubrovnik, known as the 'Pearl of the Adriatic'. This enchanting seaside city has provided the backdrop to many feature-length films. Explore the Old Town, where all first-time visitors should begin with a walk around the magnificent medieval city walls.

  • Breakfast & Lunch
5
Dubrovnik to Korcula Island

This morning head to Korcula, stopping en route in a bay off the Elafiti Islands for a leisurely swim. After lunch, cruise along to Korcula with time to discover the town and acclaimed birthplace of the explorer Marco Polo. With an impressive old fortress and quaint cobbled streets, Korcula is an idyllic place to spend the evening.

  • Breakfast & Lunch
6
Korcula Island to Brac Island

Set sail across the crystal blue waters of the Adriatic for Brac Island, stopping in one of the beautiful secluded bays of this area for swimming and sunbathing. The island landscape of Brac is dominated by a limestone relief, with numerous gullies, crevices, cavities, valleys and coves. Brac is also known for being one of the largest islands in the entire Adriatic Sea. This evening, be a guest of your captain and enjoy a three-course meal onboard your vessel.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
7
Brac Island to Trogir

Depart from the island of Brac, stopping for a swim in a bay on the island of Ciovo. Continue to Trogir, a small picturesque town with a lot of secrets situated on an island by the Adriatic Sea. Discover the beautiful masterpieces of famous sculptors such as the magnificent Cathedral's portal of master Radovan and the reliefs of master Niccolo di Giovanni Fiorentino. You can find many shops, bars and restaurants throughout this medieval town, a perfect way to spend your final evening before retiring to the boat.

  • Breakfast & Lunch
8
Trogir to UK or extension

After breakfast on board the boat, disembark and transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK or continue on to your extension.

  • Breakfast
9
Split to Tucepi

After breakfast on board the boat, disembark and transfer to the Bluesun Hotel Alga on the Makarska Riviera.

  • Breakfast & Dinner
10
Tucepi

Relax at your beach hotel enjoying the local attractions and the facilities of the hotel.

  • Breakfast & Dinner
12
Tucepi to the UK

Transfer to the airport for flight back to the UK.

  • Breakfast

Important Information

Visas

A visa is not required for your trip to Croatia. Further advice should be sought from the applicable tourist authority for other nationalities and for general queries. We strongly advise you check your destinations' Tourist Board or Embassy for the most up-to-date guidelines regarding passport validity.

Insurance

You must obtain suitable travel insurance prior to departure. Mercury Holidays is partnered with Holiday Extras which offer insurance at the following prices:

##Table##

Age in YearsUp to 6465 - 7475 - 85
Up to 17 days cover£25£45£65
##Table## For all persons 86 years and over, please contact us for insurance prices. Please ensure you provide us with the name of your insurer, policy number and their 24 hour emergency contact number as soon as possible. Mercury Holidays will not be liable for any costs incurred by you due to your failure to take out suitable travel insurance from the date of booking.

Payment

If booking more than 10 weeks before departure a deposit of £250pp will need to be paid at the time of booking with the full amount payable at 10 weeks prior to departure. The deposit applies to adults and children. If you are within 10 weeks of travel then the full balance of the holiday will be payable.

Flight Information

Occasionally suitcases can be removed by the airport staff from the baggage carousel and placed in the baggage reclaim office, should you not see your luggage on the carousel, please report to the baggage reclaim office.

Health and Vaccinations

It is your responsibility to check any health and vaccination requirements applicable to your booked arrangements. We can only provide general information about this. Health and hygiene facilities and disease risks vary from country to country. You should take health advice about your own needs as early as possible and in good time before your departure. Sources of information include; www.fco.gov.uk, http://travelhealthpro.org.uk/, www.hpa.org.uk, your General Practitioner or a specialist clinic.

Physical Accessibility

This tour is accessible to most people with an average level of fitness. It involves some climbing of steep steps, and getting on and off boats. This tour is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties.

Group Size

There is no minimum number of travellers for this extension however the main tour passenger numbers will apply for the main part of the tour. If in the unlikely event there are less than the required number of people booked on your main tour date then you may be asked to change to a different date. A full refund will be made available to you should this alternative not be suitable.

Tour Guide

Please note that the tour director will not be present during the beach stay portion of your tour.

Currency Information

The currency in Croatia is the Croatian Kuna, We recommend that you exchange your currency before you leave the UK, however cash machines are available in all the major cities to withdraw money in the local currency.

Personal Expenses

You will need to take some extra money with you to cover any dinners where these are not mentioned on your itinerary and personal purchases, such as souvenirs, extra drinks, and snacks. Approximately £200-£300 will be sufficient for the duration of the tour. Should you wish to pay by card for any on board purchases, please advise this at the beginning of your cruise. If this is not mentioned, then only payment by cash will be accepted.
Please note an Embarkation Tax is to be paid to the shipowner on arrival to the vessel. The tax is 21 euros per person and must be paid in cash only.

Tour Dates & Prices

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2020 DATES
Bluesun Hotel Alga
02 May 202013 May 2020£269£899£1168SOLD OUT
09 May 202020 May 2020£269£999£1268Please call to book
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16 May 202027 May 2020£269£1099£1368Please call to book
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23 May 202003 Jun 2020£349£1449£1798Please call to book
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30 May 202010 Jun 2020£349£1399£1748Please call to book
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06 Jun 202017 Jun 2020£349£1399£1748Please call to book
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13 Jun 202024 Jun 2020£389£1499£1888Book Now
20 Jun 202001 Jul 2020£389£1589£1978Book Now
27 Jun 202008 Jul 2020£389£1549£1938Book Now
04 Jul 202015 Jul 2020£429£1599£2028Book Now
11 Jul 202022 Jul 2020£459£1649£2108Book Now
18 Jul 202029 Jul 2020£459£1749£2208Book Now
25 Jul 202005 Aug 2020£459£1749£2208Book Now
01 Aug 202012 Aug 2020£459£1749£2208Book Now
08 Aug 202019 Aug 2020£429£1749£2178Book Now
15 Aug 202026 Aug 2020£429£1699£2128Book Now
22 Aug 202002 Sep 2020£389£1749£2138Book Now
29 Aug 202009 Sep 2020£389£1589£1978Book Now
05 Sep 202016 Sep 2020£349£1549£1898Book Now
12 Sep 202023 Sep 2020£349£1449£1798Book Now
19 Sep 202030 Sep 2020£349£1349£1698Book Now
26 Sep 202007 Oct 2020£229£1149£1378Book Now
03 Oct 202014 Oct 2020£229£1099£1328Book Now
10 Oct 202021 Oct 2020£229£999£1228Book Now
17 Oct 202028 Oct 2020£229£799£1028Book Now
2021 DATES
24 Apr 202101 May 2021£249£859£1108Book Now
01 May 202108 May 2021£279£959£1238Book Now
08 May 202115 May 2021£279£999£1278Book Now
15 May 202122 May 2021£279£1099£1378Book Now
22 May 202129 May 2021£369£1499£1868Book Now
29 May 202105 Jun 2021£369£1499£1868Book Now
05 Jun 202112 Jun 2021£369£1499£1868Book Now
12 Jun 202119 Jun 2021£419£1499£1918Book Now
19 Jun 202126 Jun 2021£419£1599£2018Book Now
26 Jun 202103 Jul 2021£419£1599£2018Book Now
03 Jul 202110 Jul 2021£439£1699£2138Book Now
10 Jul 202117 Jul 2021£469£1699£2168Book Now
17 Jul 202124 Jul 2021£469£1799£2268Book Now
24 Jul 202131 Jul 2021£469£1799£2268Book Now
31 Jul 202107 Aug 2021£469£1799£2268Book Now
07 Aug 202114 Aug 2021£439£1799£2238Book Now
14 Aug 202121 Aug 2021£439£1799£2238Book Now
21 Aug 202128 Aug 2021£419£1799£2218Book Now
28 Aug 202104 Sep 2021£419£1699£2118Book Now
04 Sep 202111 Sep 2021£359£1599£1958Book Now
11 Sep 202118 Sep 2021£359£1459£1818Book Now
18 Sep 202125 Sep 2021£359£1299£1658Book Now
25 Sep 202102 Oct 2021£249£1099£1348Book Now
02 Oct 202109 Oct 2021£249£1099£1348Book Now
09 Oct 202116 Oct 2021£249£899£1148Book Now
16 Oct 202123 Oct 2021£249£799£1048Book Now

Included in the Price

  • Fully Escorted Tour with local English Speaking Guides throughout
  • Scheduled Flights from the UK.
  • All internal travel including air-conditioned/heated transportation.
  • Accommodation, meals as specified and entry fees to all sights.
  • All airport taxes and security charges.

Additional Expenses

  • Visas
  • Insurance
  • Tips
  • Any meals not specified in your itinerary

What to expect

Fact File
Currency

Kuna

Average Flying time

2 hours

Min/Max temperature

9 °C / 34 °C

Spoken languages

Croatian, English

When to go

Weather can vary quite considerably throughout the year, so please familiarise yourself with the climate charts below.

Dubrovnik

Split

Makarska

What to pack
  • Warm Clothes
  • Insect Repellant
  • Suncream
  • Sun hat
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel and Swimsuit
  • Snorkel, for offshore stops
  • Rucksack
  • Personal toiletries
  • First aid kit
  • Travel Plug Adapter
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  • London
  • Split
  • Makarska
  • Korcula
  • Dubrovnik
  • Mljet National Park
  • Hvar
  • Split
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