Thursday, 08 June 2017 11:42

Agape Rose maiden cruise

We are proudly presenting our brand new motorsailer Agape Rose.  Photos have been taken in the  magnificent scenery of Elaphiti archipelago near Dubrovnik. The cristal clear blue sea with cliffs dramatically descending to the surface, pine trees, sun, blue sky and Agape Rose... With her elegant shape, all luxurious and shiny appearing almost unreal.

We are sailing onboard Agape Rose along the Adriatic coast, with regular departures from Trogir and Dubrovnik.

The cruise stops at Šibenik, Skradin, Split, Trogir, Pučišća (Island of Brač), Omiš, Island of Hvar, Island of Vis, Island of Korčula, Island of Mljet, Slano and Dubrovnik.

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DESCRIPTION

DAY 1 SPLIT
Arrival to Split Apt . Transfer to hotel in Split and overnight.
DAY 2 SPLIT – VIS
Breakfast at hotel. Late morning departure by catamaran toward island of Vis. Island Vis, the beauty of limpid waters and protected submarine world rich with sunken ships and magic marine images that has been hidden for years. Relax on secluded beaches of numerous peaceful bays, in transparent blue sea and under the hot sun of Vis. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 3 VIS
Breakfast at hotel. Excursion to island of Bisevo. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 4 VIS – SPLIT
Breakfast at hotel. Early afternoon departure to Split. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 5 SPLIT – BRAC
Breakfast at hotel. Morning at leisure to enjoy the magnificent town of Split with its numerous archaeological, historical and cultural sites. Ferry from Split to Supetar on Brac Island and transfer to hotel in Bol or Postira for overnight.
DAY 6 BRAC – HVAR
Breakfast at hotel. Free morning in Bol, the oldest settlement in Brac. The famous “Zlatni Rat” beach known as the “Golden Horn” is reputed to be the most beautiful in the Adriatic. In case the hotels in Bol are fullly booked and cannot confirm accommodation, same will be provided in Supetar or Postira. Afternoon departure from Bol to Jelsa on Hvar Island by catamaran. Transfer to hotel in Hvar town for overnight.
DAY 7 HVAR
Breakfast at hotel. Free day for exploring Hvar. Hvar is the town of a unique cultural and historical heritage and also an important tourist resort with a centuries-old tradition in tourism, pleasant climate, a lot of sunshine, natural beauties, famous gastronomic offer, sports and recreational opportunities. Overnight in Hvar town hotel.
DAY 8 HVAR – KORCULA
Breakfast at hotel. Afternoon departure from Hvar by boat to Korcula Island (Vela Luka or Korcula). Transfer to hotel in Korcula town for overnight.
DAY 9 KORČULA – DUBROVNIK
Breakfast at hotel. Free morning to explore the old town of Korcula, the hometown of famous explorer Marco Polo. Experience the narrow streets, beautiful churches and magnificent palaces in one of the best preserved Medieval towns in the Mediterranean. Early afternoon departure from Korcula to Dubrovnik. Arrival to Dubrovnik, overnight in hotel.
DAY 10 DUBROVNIK
Breakfast at hotel. Free time in Dubrovnik. We recommend city sightseeing and walk along the city walls. Panoramic ride overlooking Dubrovnik to Srdj mountain with Dubrovnik’s new cable car should not be missed. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 11 DUBROVNIK
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Dubrovnik Apt (or other hotel / accommodation unit in Dubrovnik). End of program.

INCLUSIONS

INCLUDED
Accommodation in 3/4 star hotels (most 4 stars) in Vis, Split, Brac, Hvar, Korcula, Dubrovnik on BB basis. Arrival and departure airport transfers, boat tickets (ferries, catamaran etc.), and all transfers wherever needed. Assistance with boat tickets (delivery or similar) during the program.
Excursion to island Bisevo on day 3.
OPTIONALS
Walking tour packages (Split, Hvar, Dubrovnik)

ADDITIONAL INFO

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
Unesco heritage sites:
Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian (1979)
Old City of Dubrovnik (1979)
Islands:
Island of Vis
Island of Brač
Island of Hvar
Island of Korcula

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ITINERARY

DAY 1 SATURDAY EMBARKATION IN DUBROVNIK FROM 14:00
Dinner on board and overnight in Dubrovnik.
DAY 2 SUNDAY DUBROVNIK – SLANO – MLJET
After breakfast enjoy in optional guided walking tour of Dubrovnik – protected UNESCO heritage site. Our local Departure to Slano. Free time for optional tour to Ston. Afternoon departure to Mljet (Pomena). Dinner is taken on board for full board option. Overnight in Pomena.
*Dubrovnik town tour with a coach transfer from Dubrovnik port (Gruz) to the Old town – walking tour package
**Optional excursion: Taste of Dalmatia
DAY 3 MONDAY MLJET - KORČULA
Breakfast on board. Island of Mljet on its western side houses National Park Mljet, known for its immense beauty and its two turquoise salty lakes surrounded by thick forest. Upon arrival you will have plenty of free time to explore the park individually. Arrival to Korčula in the afternoon followed by optional walking tour. Dinner is taken on board for full board option. Overnight in Korčula
*Korčula walking tour – walking tour package
** Optional excursion: Mljet National Park
DAY 4 TUESDAY KORČULA - HVAR - VIS
Breakfast on board and early departure to Hvar - the sunniest Adriatic island with en route stop made for swimming and enjoying the crystal clear sea. Upon arrival enjoy an optional guided tour with a local guide. Afternoon departure to Vis - island famous by its sandy beaches and beautiful bays. Dinner is taken on board for clients on the full board service. Overnight in Vis.
*Hvar walking tour – walking tour package
DAY 5 WEDNESDAY VIS - ŠIBENIK
Breakfast on board and optional tour of Vis. Morning departure to Šibenik - a town which successfully combines famous history and natural beauties. Stop will be made for swimming and relaxing (weather dependable). The Dalmatian fried fish will be served for a snack. Arrival to Šibenik followed by optional city tour. Dinner is taken in a restaurant of your choice, or on board for clients on the full board service. Overnight in Šibenik.
*Walking tour of Šibenik – walking tour package
**Optional excursion: Vis
DAY 6 THURSDAY KRKA – SKRADIN - TROGIR
Breakfast on board and early morning departure to Krka. Free time for exploring National Park. Departure from Skradin to Trogir around noon with swimming breaks and lunch along our way. Cakes and coffee will be served for a snack. After arrival Trogir - protected UNESCO heritage site followed with an optional walking tour. Dinner is taken on board for clients on the full board service. Overnight in Trogir.
*Trogir Walking tour – walking tour package
**Optional excursion: Krka river National Park
DAY 7 FRIDAY PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ - SPLIT
Breakfast on board and early departure to Pučišća (Brač island). After docking at Pucisca, you can join a short visit to a stonemasonry school nearby where you will learn of the Brac limestone. Departure to Omiš. Afternoon arrival to Omiš - small town built below steep mountains at the mouth of river Cetina. Free time for explore on your own or to take an optional tour to Cetina river. Departure to Split. Optional walking tour is available to explore this beautiful Dalmatian town. Dinner is taken on board for clients on the full board service. Overnight in Split.
*Split walking tour – walking tour package
*Korčula Walking tour – walking tour package
**Optional excursion: Cetina river
DAY 8 SATURDAY DEPARTURE
Disembarkation after breakfast by 12:00

*Walking tour package
- Walking tour of Trogir – including: guide
- Walking tour of Šibenik – including: guide
- Walking tour of Dubrovnik – including: guide, transfer
- Walking tour of Korčula – including: guide
- Walking tour of Split – including: guide
- Walking tour of Hvar – including: guide
- Pucisca Stonemasonry School – including: guide, entrance fee
**Optional excursions:
- Cetina river – including: guide, small boat transfer, snack
- Mljet Island National Park – including: guide, entrance fee
- Taste of Dalmatia – including: guide, transfer, wine tasting
- Island of Vis – including: guide, transfer, tasting

INCLUSIONS

Included
- 8 days / 7 nights cruise
- Accommodation in a chosen category cabin
- Welcome drink and snack
- Half board: breakfast buffet, light lunch buffet
- Complimentary 1 l water during meals (lunch and dinner)
- Complimentary coffee/tea all day long
- Complimentary fresh fruit all day long
- 9 crew members including a Cruise Manager
- Usage of the ship’s equipment
- Towels change three times a week
- Bed linen change twice a week
- Free Wi/Fi on board
*Walking tour package
- Walking tour of Trogir – including: guide
- Walking tour of Šibenik – including: guide
- Walking tour of Dubrovnik – including: guide, transfer
- Walking tour of Korčula – including: guide
- Walking tour of Split – including: guide
- Walking tour of Hvar – including: guide
- Pucisca Stonemasonry School – including: guide, entrance fee
**Optional excursions:
- Cetina river – including: guide, small boat transfer, snack
- Mljet Island National Park – including: guide, entrance fee
- Taste of Dalmatia – including: guide, transfer, wine tasting
- Island of Vis – including: guide, transfer, tasting
Not include
- Beverages other than included (see above). Beverages can be purchased in the bar only.
- Gratuities or any other expense of personal nature
- Transfer from and/or to the ship
- Tips, entrance to the National Park or any other items of personal nature
- Taxes and fees, € 40,00 per person, to be paid on board in cash
- Laundry service at selected ports of call
- Beach towel hire € 3,00/week
- Entrance to National park Mljet approx. 14,00 € p.p.

GENERAL NOTES FOR CRUISES:
- Cruising route is subject to change depending upon weather conditions
- Departures are guaranteed. Elite Travel reserves the right to change the vessel provider in case the contracted services are not supplied according to the previously agreed standards.
- Guests are obliged to follow ship rules (found in written form on the ship) especially with regards to bringing drinks on board.
- In case of bad behavior Elite Travel/captain reserves the right to ask the clients to disembark

CANCELLATION FEES:
60 - 31 days prior to departure 15% of the tour rate
30 - 22 days prior to departure 30% of the tour rate
21 - 15 days prior to departure 50% of the tour rate
14 - 8 days prior to departure 75% of the tour rate
7 - 0 and no show 100% of the tour rate

ADDITIONAL INFO

MS AGAPE ROSE specifications

BOAT DESCRIPTION:
MS AGAPE ROSE will be commissioned in 2017, luxury class. The boat is 48,5 m (155 ft) long, 8.5 m (28 ft) wide with a cruising speed of 9 knots. Her capacity is 38 persons. She has 18 ensuite cabins on the main and lower deck, and all are fully air-conditioned.
CABIN TYPES:
- Double-queen-size bed (165 x 200 cm / 65 x 79 in)
- Twin-two single beds (90 x 200 cm / 35 x 79 in each)
- Triple-queen-size bed with an additional single bed.
CABIN SPECIFICATION:
Lower deck: 8 cabins
- 2 twin cabins
- 4 double cabins–queen size bed
- 2 triple cabins–queen size bed + additional single bed
Main deck: 8 cabins
- 4 twin cabins
- 4 double cabins–queen size bed
Upper deck: 2 cabins
- 2 double cabins–queen size bed
Cabin furnishings include a cupboard, a cabinet and a window or a porthole. All cabins are equipped with power plugs. Bathrooms are fully equipped with a shower, toilette, hairdryer and a vanity with a sink.
CABIN SIZES:
- Lower deck cabins: 15-19 m2 (49-62 sq ft) with bathroom
- Main deck cabins: 14-18 m2 (45-59 sq ft) with bathroom
OTHER PARTS OF BOAT:
On the main deck and the upper deck there is one bathroom with showers. Upper deck houses a fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant that sits all guests at the same time with a fully equipped bar and LCD TV. At the rear of the boat you can find a shaded lounge area with club tables and comfortable sofas. Top deck, also called the „sun deck“ offers 155 m2 (500 sq ft) of space and is equipped with sun tanning chairs, also WIFI is available free of charge in the salon and in the rear part of the boat.


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