Open Sea Sailing Adventure
Deep blue sea and hidden coves
Open Sea Sailing Adventure is a journey for fans of the deep blue sea and hidden coves who prefer authentic and rarely seen nature and the absolute silence that only far away lighthouses of the open sea can offer. On this journey, we tour big and small islands, we enter their interior, explore famous and less-known sea caves, and swim in their turquoise blue sea. Our final destination is in the Open Sea Sailing Adventure is the island of Lastovo. The most distant inhabited island in the Adriatic Sea, which together with 44 islets in a protected archipelago forms a surreal oasis of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and peace.
The main highlight of the tour is Lastovo Island
Immersed in the sea, far from the mainland, all crowds, and even light pollution. It offers a view of the crystal clear night sky scattered with stars like almost nowhere else in Europe. Millions of stars leave observers breathless. Stars are not our only guiding light on our journey. As we sail we will also explore and get to know more about the lighthouse phenomenon on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea. All the monumental lighthouses built in inaccessible areas bear witness to the construction feats achieved in the 19th century. The lighthouses built by the Austro-Hungarian Empire still show the way to sailors today. We will tour four lighthouses, each of which offers a unique view of its position and architecture.
Day 1: Arrive at destination, Šipan Island
Day 2: Mljet island & National Park
Day 3: Lastovo Island
Day 4: Lastovo Island
Day 5: Korčula Island
Day 6: Pelješac peninsula
Day 7: Elaphiti Islands, Dubrovnik
Day 8: Departure Dubrovnik
Sailing Dubrovnik to Šipan island
Mljet National park
Lastovo Island cycling
Lastovo archipelago kayaking
Lastovo -Korčula sailing
Korčula - Pelješac peninsula
Back towards Dubrovnik
Note on Itinerary:
This itinerary is subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather, water levels, special events of interest, etc. Raftrek 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. Raftrek reserves the right to alter the itinerary without prior notice.
Min 4 – max 6 people per group; larger groups are on request. Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. In case the minimum number of participants is not met but the guest/s still want to do the trip, the price increases by a percentage depending on the final number of participants.
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Over the course of this program, we will travel and stay on the sleek and elegant OLIVIA ADRIATICA Sun Odyssey 54DS (16.75 m) sailboat, which offers an impressive sailing experience with a great dose of comfort. The OLIVIA ADRIATICA is a boat that offers safety and a comfortable stay at sea with great design, solid performance, a high quality of construction, and superior equipment. The boat has 3 double cabins, each with its own toilet and shower, along with a separate cabin for the crew. There are two standard double, and one master double cabin with even more space and comfort. The central salon is large and offers a comfortable space for shared living. The boat is equipped with air conditioning and heating, a TV, WIFI, an electrical generator, and everything you might need while resting and relaxing. The small onboard library offers books to suit everyone’s interests.
Please check with us before purchasing your airline tickets to ensure your trip has the necessary minimum number of participants required to operate.
Breakfast will be served with a plentiful buffet consisting of several types of cereal, butter, honey, jam, prosciutto, cheese, eggs, yogurt, fruit, juices, coffee, tea, and milk. Some of the lunches will be picnics, which enables us to be flexible with our route. You will be able to buy lunch packs or groceries from local stores, and the boat kitchen is there for you to use. If you are booking the entire boat for your group, we can organize a boat chef to cook for you during the trip with a surcharge.
Meals are organized as a combination of onboard meals and selected restaurants for dinner. In the evening, after we have anchored the night, there are fantastic local restaurants and taverns. They have received excellent feedback from guests in the past for their value for money, and we recommend you try specialties with authentic Mediterranean cuisine.
- All prices are per person in EUR.
- Maximum number of participants: 6 guests per group. Larger groups upon request.
- Minimum age: 8 years if accompanied by parent(s).
- Single use rooms/cabins are available upon request with a 25% surcharge.
|7 nights option||Spring / Autumn||Preseason/Postseason||High Season|
|Standard Double cabin||1369,00 €||1521,00 €||1690,00 €|
|Single use Double cabin||1711,00 €||1901,00 €||2113,00 €|
|Master Double cabin||1519,00 €||1671,00 €||1840,00 €|
|Single use Master cabin||1861,00 €||2051,00 €||2263,00 €|
**NOTE: The prices are fixed in euros. This conversion is for comparison purposes only. The exact price in dollars or pounds is calculated on the day of booking according to the exchange rate of the Croatian National Bank.
High Season: June 16 – September 7,
Pre/Post Season: May 26 – June 15, Sept 8 – Sept 28
Spring/Autumn Season: April 14– May 25, September 29 – October 26
- accommodation: 7 nights on the yacht (en-suite bathroom),
- meals as noted in the itinerary (6 breakfasts),
- activities and use of equipment (SUP, biking and snorkeling gear),
- local taxes, permits and marina fees/lighthouse docking fees
- yacht skipper, guide/assistance,
- international airfare to/from Croatia,
- Optional trip
- Mljet National Park entrance fee
- items of personal nature and optional gratuities to your guide(s),
- beverages and meals not stated in the itinerary.
Cancelation made by Raftrek
In the unlikely case of extreme weather conditions, Raftrek Adventure Travel will reschedule the activity for a day or two prior or after the date booked, if possible. If the rescheduling is not possible, the payments will be refunded in full. Read more – Terms & conditions.
Staff & Experts
Raftrek 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.
The summers are typically warm and sunny. From May to October temperatures are comfortable for hiking, paddling, and swimming. Rain is always a possibility in Croatia so it is essential to bring adequate rainwear and a jacket in case of inclement weather.
Feel free to call us at 0038516521666, if you still have any questions or concerns. We’re here to help you. For further information on FAQ please visit our website www.raftrek.com