If your idea of ideal holidays consists of peaceful getaways in most stunning places in the world, sunny days on the beach, nature exploration and much more then this Croatian route is the right choice for you! Croatian coastlines full of natural wonders and rich history that will amaze you. On this route, you’ll get to experience the culture, traditional food, popular and more secluded areas, 2 most beautiful national parks, stunning beaches, and more!
SATURDAY: Split or Trogir – Rogoznica
When it comes to departure destinations there are a few options you should consider. First of all, you can choose if your cruise will start at Split or Trogir port. Both locations are really great but depending on your preferences you can choose which of these towns suite you the most. Important to add is that check-in is from 5:00 PM so we urge you to be on time. Goolets representative will wait for you and welcome you on board, but also help you break the ice and introduce you to your crew and the Captain.
From there we come to the next decision stage, you can choose to depart immediately to nearby Rogoznica. If that doesn’t interest you, you can choose to stay overnight in Split or Trogir and departure in the early morning to national park Krka, Skradin.
Rogoznica is a small Dalmatian town that has a well-protected harbor nearby larger city called Šibenik. This is an excellent destination for a tranquil first overnight stay in the quiet harbor. You can also if you please explore the peaceful historic streets and find some good restaurants to try out local cuisine or wines.
Rogoznica is a very quiet Mediterranean town perfect relaxation…
and overnight stay.
SUNDAY: National Park Krka and Skradin
In the early morning, you will sail away to Skradin where from you will be visiting National park Krka. But no good day can start on an empty stomach, so the crew will prepare and serve you with a delightful breakfast from 8 AM till 10 AM. Once you get your energy levels high you can head to city Skradin. This charming Mediterranean town, with narrow streets that tell their own stories, will wake up your interests. Towns center is fabulous for exploring and you can effortlessly find many local restaurants, bars, and a few pleasant beaches. However, Skradin is best knowns for being the nearest town to the National Park Krka.
In Skradin you will find beautiful white swans around the promenade.
Town has an interesting history and many interesting locations.
Nature Park exploration
Swimming in waterfalls
After a beyond pleasant lunch on board prepared by your personal Chef, you will head to the National Park Krka. Since this is a very sheltered park you will not be available to go there with gulet itself, but every half an hour there are organized boat transports that are included in the price of the National Park ticket.
As you are riding, you will be first amazed by stunning views of mountains and incredibly blue sea. Once you enter the park the fresh air and wonderfully preserved nature will sweep you off your feet. But the true natural phenomenon that will leave everyone amazed is waterfalls! Here you will find many exceptional spots for amazing photos, but not only that… You also can swim next to waterfalls in pristine clear water. This will make you feel absolutely rejuvenated and relaxed.
Take a swim next to Krka waterfalls…
take many amazing photos and explore nature!
MONDAY: Šibenik – architectural wonders
After a relaxing day at Krka, it is time to bring some action into the plan. Your always friendly and pleasant crew will serve you a breakfast, and after you will head to a city called Šibenik that is very close to the Krka. The old town hides away many historic jewels and has very rich festival culture. Maybe the most popular is the monumental cathedral of St. Jacob that is a genuine wonder of Croatian architecture. We recommend you to explore the streets and if you are feeling adventurous or you are seeking for epic best views go to St. Michaels Fortress. There are also many epic restaurants so enjoying in delicious local food is always a nice option to consider.
Overnight will be spent in here in the harbor with dinner served on board where you can socialize with a glass of Croatian wine.
Historic town exploration
Enjoy in local bars and caffees
Try out traditional food
The architecture of Šibenik is simply marvelous!
Discover some epic views along the way and watch the most amazing sunset!
TUESDAY: Getaways to National Park Kornati island
Your Captain will leave the town of Šibenik early in the morning, and while you enjoy your breakfast you will arrive at Kornati islands largest archipelago of Adriatic. This is another National Park situated between Šibenik and Zadar composed out of 140 islands, islets and reefs. The water there is absolutely beautiful, ideal for snorkeling, swimming or any kind of watersports, for example, kayaking. You can take a break and enjoy an arranged lunch and then later you have a whole afternoon to enjoy and explore archipelago. We suggest you swim in turquoise waters, relax on board and soak up the sun or perhaps use some available watersports on gulets. Possibilities are endless and this is simply the perfect day to relax and take it easy after the previous dynamic fun day.
Nature Park exploration
Visit a National Park and stay active…
…and have some fun!
WEDNESDAY: Žirje – most peaceful getaway
After a pleasant day at Kornati island, you will head to Žirje, a small island with pristine nature. You will be able to experience the traditional way of life that is almost untouched by tourism. And there are not many places like this. After excellent breakfast and some coffee, you can choose to stay on a gulet, chill under the shade, read your favorite book or do some swimming until lunch or you can head to the land and enjoy on the beach. Your whole afternoon will also be easy going and relaxing, reserved for things you like to do the most on this rural island. Dinner will be served on board where you will enjoy in traditional cuisine infused with spices and ingredients full of aroma. Overnight will be spent also at this tranquil island.
Escape the crowds …
swim in the clearest sea and enjoy in some watersports!
THURSDAY: Primošten – time for some action
After two relaxing days, it is the fitting time to bring some action into the plan. Primošten will be your next next stop. Towns peninsula is quite a lively place in the summer season. Live music will be playing in the main square, lots of people roaming around, you’ll find many charming local shops, restaurants, bars and clubs. Depending on your desires you can go on a romantic stroll up the hill to St George’s Church and enjoy in the sunset, visit a vineyard, or walk around the peninsula in the evening. Or if you are seeking excitement and lively party atmosphere head to Aurora one of Croatia’s largest and most prestigious club and resort. If you are seeking for the wondrous beach, head to Raduča, ideal for families with kids, swimming and unwinding.
Explore bars and nightlife
Primošten is a lively city, great for bringing some extra action and fun to the route.
Overnight you’ll spend in Primošten in the quiet marina, and you will be able to enjoy in a delicious meal on board.
FRIDAY: Drvenik – Trogir or Split
You will continue your cruise towards another gorgeous town whose old city center is completely under the protection of UNESCO – Trogir. However, before your stop at Trogir, you will stop at Drvenik for a nice half day of enjoying in the refreshing sea and sunny day. But depending on what you choose for your departure point you can pick a different location, so another choice would be the second largest town of Croatia, Split. But you can of course head back to Trogir, so it’s up to you.
Drvenik Veli, Krknjaši:
This is a tiny island with a small population of just around 500 people living there. There aren’t many super exciting things to do there like in bigger towns, however, you will head to Krknjaši bay with beautiful, crystal-clear, blue water that provides a fantastic summer fun opportunities. Here you can enjoy swimming, snorkeling or simply relax on the gulet.
Crystal clear, aquamarine blue sea…
makes this place magical and gives it a unique tropical vibe.
This is a great place to experience the Dalmatian lifestyle. It is one of the most ideal places for departure but not only that… It is a town of thousand possibilities that never stops surprising. With over 1700 years-long history, offers just the right balance of tradition and modernity. You really shouldn’t miss a Diocletian’s Palace one of the world’s most impressive Roman monuments that will amaze all generations. As the day goes by you will easily find dozens of bars, restaurants, and shops. The whole town is lively and buzzing! Head to the main square called Peristil if you want to meet new people, listen to live music in the most amazing surroundings. If you are particularly interested in the active type of holidays then definitely head to Marjan forest park, popular among locals. There you can enjoy hiking, biking or simply walking.
Impressive town Trogir is on another hand considered to be the greatest preserved Romanic – Gothic town that will astound almost anyone. The city center is linked by bridges to Čiovo Island that is also exceptional for exploration and discovery of amazing shores. However, during summer nights in Trogir you will notice that people gravitate to the famous wide seaside promenade – Riva, lined with bars and cafes. Head to land and explore ancient streets, beautiful historic structures like the Cathedral of St. Lawrence.
Lunch (or dinner) will be served on board just like every other day and you will spend your night in Trogir or Split depending what your choice was.
Split town of thousand possibilities that never stops surprising!
Trogir, a magical town that will take a special place at your heart.
SATURDAY: Trogir or Split
After breakfast check out will be till 9:00 AM and then it will come time to say goodbye to your crew and Captain. Your cruise will finish in the town you picked (Trogir or Split) and If you want you can later before heading home further explore the town you are located in. Before you check-out, Goolets representative will come for one last visit on board to check how everything went and if you need any further assistance (transfers, suggestions on how to spend the day till your flight and similar). Also, you can if you feel comfortable, answer to a few of our representative questions on video and leave us a review that will be posted on our official page and Facebook.
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