3 nights
Duration
Dubrovnik
Location
8+
Age
5/10
Activity level
Apr-Oct
Dates
4-10
Group size

This Dubrovnik sailing break is ideal for those who are active and want to see as much of the Dubrovnik area, but have limited time. This short cruise takes you kayaking, paddleboarding, cycling, swimming and snorkeling on four islands. But don’t worry, days are structured so you have enough time to unwind and relax.

Your home for this adventure will be a comfortable sailing catamaran that easily accommodates 10 persons. It is big enough for everyone to have their own space without feeling cramped.

We will visit islands of the Elaphiti Archipelago: 13 islands stretching west from Dubrovnik. Only three of those islands have people living on them year round: Lopud, Kolocep and Sipan, and Kolocep and Lopud are completely car free. You will also discover a national park situated on the island of Mljet – you will cycle around two salt water lakes and visit the islet with the monastery in one of those lakes. Finally, we visit the Peljesac peninsula, home of some of the best Croatian wines, and a place to enjoy the freshest oysters and mussels.

Our experienced local guides and skippers will avoid overcrowded destinations ensuring you get the most authentic short cruise experience. You will have the opportunity to dine with local families in their homes and enjoy good food and excellent wine. Friendly dolphins or tuna in the area often escort our yachts. The sea is blue, clear, warm and friendly.

This trip departs every day of the week and includes three nights on the boat. Families with children aged 6 and up are welcome on family departures.

You can easily combine this short cruise with our other short experiences all over Croatia.

DayActivitiesPlaceLodgingMeals
1Arrival, SUP & sailingKolocep and Sipan IslandsYacht
2Sailing, SUP, swimming & snorkelingMljet IslandYachtB
3Sailing, SUP, cycling & swimmingPeljesac PeninsulaYachtB
4Sailing & DepartureElaphiti IslandsB
1

Arrival at Destination - Kolocep Island SUP, swimming, sailing to Lopud and Sipan Islands

We meet at the Huck Finn base in Komolac, 7 km (4.4 mi) from Dubrovnik. Boarding at 10 am for Saturday and Sunday departures and 2 pm for Tuesday and Wednesday departures. We sail toward the island of Kolocep where we stop for a swimming break. You will also have a chance to try out paddleboards before stopping for lunch in one of the best fish restaurants of Dubrovnik area. In the afternoon we sail past Lopud island to anchor for the night in a beautiful bay on Sipan island.
Accommodation: catamaran.
2

Sailing to Mljet Island and Peljesac Peninsula

Our next stop is Mljet Island National Park, a perfect place for activities such as sea kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking, cycling and swimming. Entrance fee to the national park is not included in our price, but can be paid on spot. Lush pine forest hides two salt water lakes. You can cycle from our mooring to the lakes and time permitting take a boat to the small island on larger of the lakes and visit an abandoned monastery built in 13th century. Later in the afternoon we sail to the Zuljana Bay on Peljesac peninsula where we will spend the night.
Accommodation: catamaran. Meals: B.
3

Peljesac Peninsula paddleboarding, swimming, snorkeling and cycling

We spend the morning paddle boarding, swimming and snorkeling in the quiet Zuljana bay before we sail east towards Broce and Ston. We moor in Broce and cycle to the medieval town of Ston. Town’s stone walls are 5 km (3 mi) long and were built to protect salt production at a time when salt was an important export product of Dubrovnik Republic. You can walk around the walls that connects Ston and Mali Ston (Little Ston), famous for its oyster farms. Peljesac is also one of the best Croatian wine making regions, famous for its red wines. You will sail by the vineyards perched on the steep southern slopes of the peninsula, and do not miss the chance to try those wines.
Accommodation: catamaran. Meals: B.
4

Elaphiti Islands sailing, departure

On our way back to Komolac, we sail by the green Elaphiti Islands. Disembark around noon for Saturday and Sunday departures and 3 pm for Tuesday and Wednesday departures. We invite you to spend some time in Komolac, enjoy lunch in a local restaurant before continuing to the airport or your next destination. If you are visiting some new places in Croatia feel free to ask your guides for recommendations. They know all the best places, and can point you to some that are less popular, but nevertheless beautiful.
Meals: B

This itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather conditions and forecasts, water levels, special events of interest, etc. Huck Finn guides and trip leaders will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience for their clients without compromising safety at any time. This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk which could be caused by exceptional situations. Huck Finn reserves the right to alter the itinerary without prior notice.

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double580 €690 €790 €750 €
twin638 €759 €869 €825 €
single725 €863 €988 €938 €

All prices are per person.

Seasons 2020
Low: April 11 – May 22; October 1 – 17
Pre: May 23 – June 19
High: June 20 – September 11
Post: September 12 – 30

Departures: Every day

Price includes:

  • 3 nights on the catamaran (en suite bathroom)
  • 3 breakfasts
  • activities and use of equipment (kayaks, bikes, paddleboards, snorkeling gear)
  • local taxes, permits and marina fees
  • yacht skipper
  • assistance
  • insurance

Not included:

  • international airfare to/from Croatia
  • arrival and departure transfers
  • Ston city walls entrance fee
  • Mljet Island National Park entrance fee
  • items of a personal nature and gratuities to your guide(s)
  • lunches and dinners

Arrival and departure airport: Dubrovnik

Start time: 10 am for Saturday and Sunday departures, 2 pm for Tuesday and Wednesday departures.

End time: 12 noon for Saturday and Sunday departures, 3 pm for Tuesday and Wednesday departures.

Itinerary notes: Please note there might be slight changes in the order of the itinerary depending on starting day.

Maximum number of participants: 10 guests per group. Larger groups upon request.

Minimum age: 8 years if accompanied by parent(s). Younger children upon request. Single use rooms/cabins are available upon request with a 25% surcharge. Twin rooms/cabins are available upon request with a 10% surcharge per person. Sharing a twin room with another person is possible in case there are other guests interested in sharing. Additional nights on Sipan Island can be booked.

Dubrovnik Sailing Holiday Map
Dubrovnik Sailing Holiday
Catamaran and kayaks on the beach
Dubrovnik Sailing Holiday Map
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Lopud Elaphiti view
Croatia Huck Finn Sailing Cycling
Kolocep coast kayaking
Huck Finn catamaran layout

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