Voyage to Venice – Northern Dalmatia, Istria & Venice
Join at Šibenik, Croatia
Leave from Split, Croatia
Stroll the city’s delightful medieval heart and by explore the bay and surrounding area aboard yacht KS.
The Kornati Islands
Barren and beautiful this extraordinary archipelago of hundreds of, mainly uninhabited, islands provide numerous stunning bays where peace can be found even in the height of summer and where the traveller can enjoy isolated restaurants serving some of Croatia’s finest food.
Sail around the wild and beautiful Premantura peninsula, before stopping in Pula to explore the remarkably preserved Roman ampitheatre just a stones throw from the harbour.
Approaching Venice from the sea and cruising the Grand Canal by yacht is a true James Bond experience and an unforgettable spectacle.
Berth on the island of San Giorgio Maggiore and catch a Vaporetto over to St Marks square to begin you exploration of this extraordinary city.
Sail from Šibenik via Venice to Split . An unforgettable voyage, following in the footsteps of explorers and merchants from the Mediterranean’s great empires. If you like variety in your travel, this is the adventure for you; combining coastal and offshore sailing, stunning natural scenery, fascinating architecture and history. This exciting and varied sailing programme, covering more than 400 nautical miles will explore the stunning regions of Northern Dalmatia and Istria, before crossing the Adriatic sea and making landfall in Venice. Then back across the Adriatic to Croatia and Split.
You’ll be an active member of the yacht’s crew on this stunning voyage, exploring the starkly beautiful Kornati islands, standing watch on night passage, assisting with navigation, provisioning in local markets and sailing into the heart of Venice. No previous experience is required, but, as always, an appetite for adventure and good sense of humour are essential!
What follows is a idea of what may unfold. However, expect the unexpected and prepare to be flexible.
Join the boat in Šibenik, meet your skipper, crew and shipmates and make yourself comfortable. Explore the medieval town centre and enjoy a crew dinner ashore.
Sep 5 – 7
Explore Šibenik bay and the surrounding islands before sailing north into the dramatically rugged Kornati National Park. Explore the cracks, caves, cliffs and grottoes of this remarkable region before moving onto Istria and a chance to explore the Roman Amphitheatre in Pula as we prepare for our voyage across the Adriatic.
Depart Croatia for Venice. Fingers crossed for fair winds as we set sail to one of the world’s most iconic cities. Sail up the grand canal for an unforgettable approach to this extraordinary World Heritage Site.
Get lost in the architecture, museums, mysterious passageways and canals of this most alluring of cities.
Sep 10 – 11.
Depart Venice, bound once more for the islands of Northern Dalmatia. Experience a night watch as we sail South East, back across the Northern Adriatic, making landfall at another beautiful Kornati anchorage.
After some much needed rest, take a leisurely cruise down towards pretty Primosten: explore ashore or simply chill out, swim, snorkel and relax aboard.
Final sailing day. A fun passage along the coast of central Dalmatia to Split or one of the nearby marinas.