Sail Croatia and the Greek Islands for less in 2024 with Cruise Traveller and Ponant

Amazing evening view of Fira, caldera, volcano of Santorini, Greece with cruise ships at sunset. Cloudy dramatic sky.

The sun-drenched islands of Greece and the breathtaking scenery of Croatia have been combined in a new summer fly/cruise/tour package in 2024 that offers great savings for bookings made before 31 August.

Released exclusively by Cruise Traveller, the 19-night ‘Croatian Wilds and Grecian Isles’ package in July 2024 features a nine-night overland tour through the wild scenery, ancient towns and sun-kissed coastlines of Croatia and Montenegro and a seven-night Ponant cruise through the beautiful Greek Islands.

The holiday begins with an included flight from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth to Split in Croatia for a night’s stay before guests join a small-group, nine-night group tour for no more than 18 people through Croatia and Montenegro.

The escorted tour features the enchanting old town of Trogir, the crystalline lakes and wild waterfalls of Krka National Park, a Croatian cooking class on the charming island of Korcula, the World Heritage-listed, fjord-lined town of Kotor in Montenegro, the stunning views across Montenegro from Lovcen National Park and the famous, walled city of Dubrovnik.

Guests then fly to Athens for a night’s stay before boarding Ponant’s luxurious, 264-guest boutique ship, L’Austral for a glorious, seven-night, round-trip cruise to eight Greek Islands – Patmos, Symi, Amorgos, Santorini, Milos, Delos, Paros and Hydra – each boasting stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, white-washed homes, inviting cafes and ancient history. Back in Athens, guests will fly back to Australia.

Snapshot of inclusions and features – ‘Croatian Wilds and Grecian Isles’ package

  • 19-night package from July 5, 2024
  • Flight from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth to Split in Croatia
  • One night in Split, followed by a nine-night, escorted, small group tour through Croatia and Montenegro
  • One night in Dubrovnik post-tour and flight to Athens for one night’s stay pre-cruise
  • Seven-night, round-trip, Greek Islands cruise from Athens aboard L’Austral including onboard beverages
  • Flight from Athens to Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth

The fly/cruise/tour package is available from A$18,535 per person, twin-share, in a Deluxe Balcony stateroom – a saving of A$1530 each. Solo travellers can enjoy a significantly reduced single supplement, with the package available from A$23,765 in a Deluxe Balcony stateroom – a big saving of A$6110. The discounts apply to bookings made by August 31, 2023.

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