Sharing a yacht with other guests, this trip is perfect for those looking for
a relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and luxurious catamaran.

Our Croatia Explorer takes in the best islands of the Dalmatian coast.
Discover the picturesque Adriatic, getting off the beaten track.

Sharing a yacht with other guests, this trip is perfect for those looking for
a relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and luxurious catamaran.

Our Croatia Explorer takes in the best islands of the Dalmatian coast.
Discover the picturesque Adriatic, getting off the beaten track.

Sharing a yacht with other guests, this trip is perfect for those looking for a relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and luxurious catamaran.
Our Croatia Explorer takes in the best islands of the Dalmatian coast. Discover the picturesque Adriatic, getting off the beaten track.

What is included

  • Seven nights and seven days on-board your own yacht or catamaran
  • Breakfast and lunch freshly prepared daily
  • Learn to sail with your RYA Yacht Master Skipper
  • An onboard host
  • Stand Up Paddleboards on every yacht
  • Linen and end of week cleaning fees

Explorer Route

  • Spot dolphins off postcard-pretty Scedro island
  • Moor in secluded coves inaccessible to motorised boats
  • Explore famous national park Mljet
  • Feast on fresh seafood in a picturesque harbour konoba
  • Unesco Listed Stari Grad – home to excellent local vineyards
  • Korcula Town’s unique architecture and history
  • Explore Dubrovnik’s majestic citadel

Croatia Itinerary

Split

Split is known as the second largest city and one of the oldest cities of Croatia. The bustling cafes and boutique shopping available in the quaint cobbled back streets stand in perfect contrast to the local designer stores and award-winning restaurants on the tree lined promenade. Nearby Trogir has likewise been included in UNESCO’s World Heritage list and is where our boats are based and where you will depart from. The town was built entirely of stone and due to its preserved, antique look visitors have named it “The Stone Beauty”.

Šolta

The natural beauty of Šolta Island, located within a few hours of easy sailing from nearby Split, makes for a popular local haunt for yacht holiday goers. Roman Emperor Diocletian frequented the small town of Masilinca, situated on the lapping western shores of the island. Today, Solta Island remains an oasis of untouched natural beauty and picturesque, bay side local konobas. You will find the traditional way of life is still very much preserved, with the catch of day featuring on the delectable nightly specials boards!

Hvar

Stari Grad is one of the oldest towns in Europe, an ideal setting to wander the timeless streets, browsing the many local craft stores and get a taste of the finest cuisine in Croatia. The town clock tower and monastery are highlights of the unique architecture and offer peaceful spots to while way the afternoon. A key feature of the area is the Stari Grad Plains, a UNESCO world heritage site, the perfect place to explore the islands signature vineyards and scenery. A short trip from here is Hvar Town, known for it’s beautiful old fort, scenic surrounds and beautiful sunsets that have attracted celebrities and yacht elites for decades.

Šcedro

Along the south shore of the island of Hvar there is the small island of Šcedro. Protected as a nature park, it is a beacon of untouched beauty and natural wonders. The secluded bays you will find here have long been well known as a safe harbour and so are very popular with the yachting crowd, with beautiful restaurants serving delicious local fare. On the hill there is an abandoned village called Nastane, taking you back in time with picturesque stone houses and a glimpse of historic village life.

Korcula

Korcula Old Town is a medieval walled city, with the Venetian Renaissance architecture culminating in the splendid St Marks Cathedral, not to mention the intricate maze of streets surrounding it. Legend has it that Marco Polo was born in Korcula Town, with his house sporting a panoramic view stretching from east to west. Korcula Island is also known for excellent wine, with local vintage Posip served at state and diplomatic banquets. Reminiscent of Dubrovnik, Korcula Town oozes Mediterranean charm, with a glamorous selection of bars ensuring a vibrant atmosphere.

Mljet National Park

Mljet is considered the most seductive of Croatia’s islands, covered by lush pine forests, dotted with vineyards and small villages. Half of the island is dedicated to Mljet National Park featuring the spectacular saltwater lakes, with cycling and walking paths surrounding the clear green waters. The Benedictine Monastery can be explored by kayak, the church features awe-inspiring altarpieces carved from local stone. Yachts will moor at one of the many traditional restaurants and bars, offering the perfect opportunity for sunset drinks and a delicious Croatian feast.

Elaphiti Islands

Croatia is known for its inviting and warm turquoise water, and nowhere else will you find this beautiful sight showcased better. The playground of royalty and the wealthy, the multitude of secluded bays and hidden coves will make for an ideal swim stop or intimate evening under the stars. One of the most popular villages and the largest on the islands, Sipan is revered as one of the top secluded bays, featuring stunning sunsets and an idyllic setting, rounded off by an excellent authentic Croatian restaurant.

Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik was founded in the 7th century and with its majestic city walls intact, stands chief amongst the many Croatian UNESCO world heritage sites. Named as one of the 10 best medieval walled cities in the world, Dubrovnik is an excellent starting or finishing point for exploring the Adriatic coast. Nicknamed the “Pearl of the Adriatic” it is steeped in stunning architecture and is known as an elite destination. The city walls are best explored early in the morning or mid-afternoon, leaving you free to discover the first class restaurants hidden away amongst the meandering cobbled streets.

Our Yachts

Exclusively presented for our Explorer routes is our fleet of modern catamarans,
launched between 2008 and 2016 they are ideally suited for up to 8 guests.
Choose the catamaran perfect for your trip and enjoy a home away from
home on your sailing holiday.

Premier Catamaran

  • Modern, spacious accommodation featuring 4 double cabins
  • Generous indoor and outdoor areas so you can sit back and relax on your trip – perfect to top up your tan and sunset cocktails!
  • Separate accommodation provided for your crew

Superior Catamaran

  • An excellent choice for those looking for a more indulgent yachting trip, these catamarans offer en-suite accommodation for additional privacy
  • Gourmet breakfast and lunch menu, including local delicacies
  • Separate accommodation provided for your crew

Your Skipper & Host

With Yacht Getaways you are ensured a relaxed and worry free skippered sailing holiday. Our first class skipper and host teams are committed to the excellence of your trip, taking care of every detail of your holiday and ensuring you have access to all the best spots, restaurants and sights.

 

  • Fully qualified RYA Yacht Master with extensive local knowledge
  • Learn the ropes from your Skipper and sail your own yacht
  • Excellent culinary skills ensuring fresh and appetising breakfasts and lunches during your trip

Pricing & Dates

See below for our individual rates for our Premier and Superior Catamarans.
For groups of family or friends up to 8 guests, you can book your own yacht
and take advantage of our group booking discounts.

2017 – PRICES

Departure Premier Catamaran — per person Superior Catamaran — per person Average temp °C
Jun-03 (SPLIT)* £579 Sold Out £667 Sold Out 28
Jun-10 (BOTH)* £635 Sold Out £730 Sold Out 29
Jun-17 (BOTH)* £635 Sold Out £730 Sold Out 30
Jun-24 (BOTH)* £682 Sold Out £785 Sold Out 31
Jul-01 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 33
Jul-08 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 33
Jul-15 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 32
Jul-22 (BOTH)* £726 Sold Out £834 Sold Out 34
Jul-29 (BOTH)* £726 Sold Out £834 Sold Out 32
Aug-05 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 31
Aug-12 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 30
Aug-19 (BOTH)* £699 Last Spaces £803 Sold Out 33
Aug-26 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 28
Sep-02 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out £803 Sold Out 27
Sep-09 (BOTH)* £635 Sold Out £731 Sold Out 27
Sep-16 (DUB)* £635 Sold Out £731 Sold Out 26
Sep-23 (SPLIT)* £635 Available £731 Sold Out 27
Sep-30 (BOTH)* £579 Limited £667 Sold Out 27
Oct-07 (BOTH)* £579 Limited £667 Limited 27

2017 – PRICES

Premier Catamaran – per person

Jun-03 (SPLIT)* £579 Sold Out
Jun-10 (BOTH)* £635 Sold Out
Jun-17 (BOTH)* £635 Sold Out
Jun-24 (BOTH)* £682 Sold Out
Jul-01 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Jul-08 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Jul-15 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Jul-22 (BOTH)* £726 Sold Out
Jul-29 (BOTH)* £726 Sold Out
Aug-05 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Aug-12 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Aug-19 (BOTH)* £699 Last Spaces
Aug-26 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Sep-02 (BOTH)* £699 Sold Out
Sep-09 (BOTH)* £635 Sold Out
Sep-16 (DUB)* £635 Sold Out
Sep-23 (SPLIT)* £635 Available
Sep-30 (BOTH)* £579 Limited
Oct-07 (BOTH)* £579 Limited

Superior Catamaran – per person

Jun-03 (SPLIT)* £667 Sold Out
Jun-10 (BOTH)* £730 Sold Out
Jun-17 (BOTH)* £730 Sold Out
Jun-24 (BOTH)* £785 Sold Out
Jul-01 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Jul-08 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Jul-15 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Jul-22 (BOTH)* £834 Sold Out
Jul-29 (BOTH)* £834 Sold Out
Aug-05 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Aug-12 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Aug-19 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Aug-26 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Sep-02 (BOTH)* £803 Sold Out
Sep-09 (BOTH)* £731 Sold Out
Sep-16 (DUB)* £731 Sold Out
Sep-23 (SPLIT)* £731 Sold Out
Sep-30 (BOTH)* £667 Sold Out
Oct-07 (BOTH)* £667 Limited

*SPLIT: Split Departure, *DUB: Dubrovnik Departure, *BOTH: Departing from Split OR Dubrovnik

PLEASE NOTE:
A local payment of 720 Croatian Kuna (approximately £80 per person) applies to all bookings.
Pricing is based on 2 people sharing a double cabin.
The above itinerary and sailing route is subject to change dependent on weather and prevailing conditions.
Guests under the age of 18 are only permitted on whole yacht bookings or our Tailored Routes.

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Getting There

UK to Split Flight Options

wizzair.com (London)
easyjet.co.uk (London & Bristol)
croatiaairlines.com (London)
jet2.com (Manchester)
norwegian.com (London)

Europe to Split Flight Options

croatiaairlines.com (Paris, Barcelona)
lufthansa.com (Munich, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Vienna)
germanwings.com (Berlin, Cologne)
norwegian.com (Copenhagen, Helsinki, Stockholm)
scandjet.se (Stockholm, Gothenburg)

UK to Zadar Flight Options

www.ryanair.com (London)
www.croatiaairlines.com (London)

Europe to Zadar Flight Options

www.lufthansa.com
www.croatiaairlines.com

UK to Dubrovnik Flight Options

www.ba.com (London)
www.wizzair.com (London)
www.easyjet.co.uk (London)
www.jet2.com (Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Edinburgh & Belfast)
www.flybe.com (Birmingham)
www.monarch.co.uk (London, Birmingham, Manchester)
www.norwegian.com (London)