Croatia romantic cruise is the best way to enjoy your first important voyage together. There is no better way to explore romantic destinations but cruising by one of sailing boats or gullets.

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Discover the Mediterranean you’ve always dreamed about: ancient stone houses framed by vineyards and olive trees, natural waterfront cafes where tourists can interact with local fishermen and seawater so clear you hardly need a mask to snorkel.

Spend your vacation on a wooden sailing ship cruising the Adriatic and get to know Croatia’s top destinations. The Croatian coast and islands with their natural beauty will make your cruise unforgettable.

Build your own world of dreams with many activities, socializing and meeting new people.

Imagine sailing through the thousands of islands on a private sailing charter, perfect weather, magnificent boat, trustworthy crew, fabulous food…

If you chose romantic cruise as your honeymoon venue, it will be a spectacular adventure filled with sailing, swimming, sleeping, sunning, eating and love.

And can you imagine a more romantic evening than being on the deck of a boat under a starlit sky, surrounded by luminescent plankton?

Have you ever try to swim with your loved one at night? Try it and you will be pleasantly surprised.

Perhaps you will even be lucky enough to swim with the dolphins that frequently follow sailing boats. If you haven’t been on any of gullets sailing charters I assure you without hesitation this is the best way to share your romantic moments and you will wish to come again.

The Adriatic (the “Mediterranean as it once was”) is an ideal place for sailing. It is safe, with plenty of wind and sun and over 1000 islands, islets and cliffs to explore.

The climate is warm and Mediterranean, with an average 25°C sea temperature in summer. This is also a unique area in Europe for enjoying the underwater world.

Why cruising is so romantic?

  • Feeling the heat of the sun and the wind blowing on your skin.
  • Watching the extraordinary sight of dolphins playing and dancing around the boat.
  • Diversity and spontaneity. Visiting every day to a different place, with a new splendor behind every promontory.
  • Lying on the deck while sailing during the day, swimming at night in shimmering plankton under glittering sky.

One way romantic cruise

Usually the most of cruises have round trip itineraries, starting and finishing from the same port.

However if you prefer to see more that I have proposed one way cruises that might be a perfect solution.

Below I’ve added some interesting one way cruises from one destination to other offering some romantic cruise itineraries from North to South of Adriatic coast.

One way Adriatic Explorer cruises from Dubrovnik to Opatija

One way cruise - Dubrovnik to Opatija
One way cruise – Dubrovnik to Opatija

Adriatic Explorer

From:  Dubrovnik
From South Dalmatia to Opatija Kvarner riviera

  • Cruise Types:  One way
  • Duration : 7 days
  • Price: from 635 €
One way cruise - Opatija to Dubrovnik
One way cruise – Opatija to Dubrovnik

Adriatic Explorer

From :  Opatija
From North to South to Dubrovnik

  • Cruise Types:  One way
  • Duration : 7 days
  • Price: from 895 €

One way Adriatic explorer cruises from Split to Opatija

Croatia cruise - Split to Opatija
Croatia cruise – Split to Opatija

Northern Pearls from Split

From:  Split
Middle Dalmatia  Split and Trogir riviera, Zadar, Rab and Krk islands

  • Cruise Types:  One way
  • Duration : 7 days
  • Price: from 825 €
Croatia cruise - Opatija to Split
Croatia cruise – Opatija to Split

Northern Pearls from Opatija

From: Opatija
Kvarner  Opatija riviera

  • Cruise Types:  One way
  • Duration : 7 days

One way Southern Pearls from Dubrovnik to Split

Romantic Cruise from Split to Dubrovnik
Romantic Cruise from Split to Dubrovnik

Southern Pearls from Split

From :  Split
Middle Dalmatia  Split and Trogir riviera

  • Cruise Types:  One way
  • Duration : 7 days
  • Price: from 590 €

Southern Pearls from Dubrovnik

From:  Dubrovnik
South Dalmatia  Dubrovnik riviera

  • Cruise Types:  One way
  • Duration : 7 days
  • Price: from 590 €

Cheap Dubrovnik & Dalmatian Islands Cruises

almatian Coastal cruises are an exhilarating way to see this unique country, visiting picturesque harbors, scenic villages and watch dramatic scenery unfold before you. Everyday brings the opportunity for unique experiences and new sights.
Cruise Highlights – Dubrovnik & Islands Cruise (8 days) or  Dubrovnik & Islands Cruise (15 days). From £1,041 per personMore details!

  • Dubrovnik
  • Korcula
  • Hvar
  • Trstenik
  • Mljet
  • Sipan

Gems of Croatia Cruise

Admire the green islands, secluded bays and stone towns of the Dalmatia coast on this relaxed small ship cruise, sailing between beautiful Dubrovnik and magnificent Split.

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Below are my recommended sailing trips in Croatia from trusted companies and tour operators. Feel free to check the offers and links to find additional information and more related cruises!

From Split:

Top rated: Southern Explorer

Split Cruises

Starting and ending in Split, this cruise will take you to Makarska, Mljet, Dubrovnik, Trstenik, Korcula, Hvar and Brac!

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From Dubrovnik:

Top rated: Dubrovnik Discovery

 Dubrovnik Cruises

Depart from Dubrovnik on a week long cruise and explore Mljet, Hvar, Korcula, Trstenik, and Sipan.

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Organized tours are excellent ways to explore my beautiful country, and I highly recommend taking at least one trip during your visit. There are limitless fascinating places to see, and you can easily book a tour or day trip from my trusted partners below.

Below are five top rated tours from Split!

from 212h30m
Join a top-rated walking tour of Split's famous monuments and landmarks with a professional tour guide and learn more about our history and heritage.
from 11012h
Visit Komiza village, Blue cave on Bisevo island, Stiniva bay on island Vis, Green cave, Budikovac island, Pakleni islands, and Hvar island and town.
from 373h
Paddle around Split and Marjan Hill, discover and snorkel in secluded beaches and enjoy magnificent views.
from 5410h
Take a break from Split enjoy your coastline drive to Krka National Park and see what it's like to swim in pristine nature, with a visit to old town of Sibenik.
from 554h
Swim and snorkel in breathtaking blue lagoon, see small but beautiful Ciovo island, and grab a free lunch in memorable Trogir town.

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Consider cruise holidays!

Cruises are fantastic and inexpensive way to discover multiple destinations in Croatia.

Split to Dubrovnik Cruise

8 days, 9 destinations

From Dubrovnik to Sipan or Slano, Mljet, Korcula, Bisevo, Vis, Hvar, Bol (Brac island), Makarska, Pucisca (Brac), Omis, and Split

€ 425 - 890

(€ 53 - 111 per day)

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Dalmatian Islands Experience Cruise

8 days, 9 destinations

From Split to Omis or Pucisca (Brac island), Korcula, Lastovo, Green cave (Ravnik), Komiza, Blue cave (Bisevo), Stari Grad (Hvar), Bol (Brac island)

€ 615 - 890

(€ 76 - 111 per day)

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Split to Dubrovnik Cruise

8 days, 9 destinations

From Split to Omis and Makarska, Bol (Brac island), Stari Grad (Hvar island), Vis, Korcula, Mljet, Sipan or Slano, Dubrovnik

€ 480 - 890

(€ 60 - 111 per day)

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