With its dramatic coastline, stunning islands and world famous historical sites, Croatia is a jewel in the Adriatic. Its rich history has left a magnificent legacy of Roman, Venetian and Byzantine architectural treasures. Despite terrible suffering in the war following independence and the break up of the Socialist Republic of Yugoslavia in the 1990s, today Croatia is a member of the European Union and NATO. Your visit will take in the country's natural and man-made wonders including the island of Zadar and the Palace of Diocletian.
Take an unforgettable journey between the two gems of art history Athens and Venice. Embark in Athens and explore Nauplia, Katakolon, Itea and Corfu before admiring the natural wonder of Kotor Bay, then sail to Dubrovnik and visit Diocletian’s massive mausoleum in Split. This voyage also includes a visit to the Italian city of Trieste and an overnight stay in Venice.
Start with an overnight in Venice and then cruise to the Renaissance treasures of Urbino and the charming Croatian ports of Split and Dubrovnik before heading back to Ancient Lecce. This voyage also includes visits to Corfu, Butrint, Taormina and Sorrento.
From Athens and Corfu to the natural wonder of Kotor Bay, Dubrovnik and Diocletian’s massive mausoleum in Split, this voyage also includes the magnificently well-preserved remains of Pompeii or Herculaneum, as well as our maiden visit to the legendary port of Sparta.