Europe Mediterranean Cruise

Coastal Gems of Croatia & Slovenia Aboard Sea Cloud II

Cruise to Croatia and Italy (plus a unique visit to Slovenia) under the billowing sails of a tall ship. Days will be balanced with guided explorations, time to relish your ship under sail, and free time to walk in charming seaside villages.

Voyage back in time to medieval walled cities like Hvar, a picturesque reminder of the great Venetian empire. Sail along idyllic archipelagos like the 80 forested islands of Kornati National Park. And from the ample decks of Sea Cloud II: Lindblad, take in the beauty of this storied coastline and the sparkling sapphire Adriatic Sea. Along Croatia’s scenic coast and in Slovenia’s lively capital Ljubljana, visit castles and monasteries, walk through the enchanting old towns of Korčula and Rovinj, and sample regional specialties such as peka (stew) and wine.

This cruise to Croatia and Italy offers many highlights. Experience the splendors of the Golden Age of Sail aboard the gracious Sea Cloud II: Lindblad. Discover Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Split that dates to the 4th century. Explore the cobblestone streets and markets of medieval towns like Korčula and Trogir. Learn about the region’s many chapters of history at sites like Predjama Castle and Tito’s once-secret Cold War tunnels. Travel through the bucolic countryside to taste celebrated local wines at a vineyard and enjoy other regional specialties.

Sail aboard the spectacular Sea Cloud II: Lindblad, a modern take on an historic sailing ship, carrying up to 94 guests. Her three-masted barque design blends classic tall ship charm with modern comforts for a 5-star sailing experience. Enjoy cruising under sail whenever weather allows, with plenty of social spaces for meeting new friends or enjoying a quiet moment.

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