A unique small ship gay cruise on the lavishly designed new deluxe MS Zeus. Cruise along the charming Northern Croatian coastline and islands from Zadar, including exciting sightseeing experiences and visits to Zadar, Sali, Mali Losinj, Cres, Krk, Opatija, Rab, and more. Indulge all your senses, explore inspiring destinations, fishermen’s villages and small and cosy restaurants on shore for tasting local Adriatic cuisine and nightlife.
With only 40 passengers on board, this is a relaxing gay cruise experience within a very friendly atmosphere. Intention of this cruise is to show beauty of Croatia islands and thousand year old cities and their rich history, to present Croatian lifestyle and heritage.
The Itinerary is carefully prepared in order to give you right enough time to experience current history, sufficient time to undertake your own explorations of medieval towns and islands and have time for sightseeing, wine tastings, enjoy island’s dinner at cosy restaurants...
Enjoy seven unforgettable days cruising on the Northern Adriatic Sea and hop from one island to another with this small ship cruiser. Relax and let the captain, the crew and our tour manager, take care of you. Mornings you can relax on spacious decks and sunbathe or refresh yourself in the Adriatic Sea. Afternoons and evenings are carefully planned for you to explore Croatia's finest destinations with local experts.
During this amazing gay cruise you will have the opportunity to visit the various gay and nudist beaches of the beautiful islands. Naturism is authorised on the sundeck, except when we are docked in the port.
Northern Croatia Deluxe Gay Cruise 2020 Itinerary
Day 1 - Saturday, August 29, 2020
Bok! Welcome to Zadar. M/S Zeus will be docked in port of Zadar where you can board during the entire day.
Welcome cocktail and dinner on board. It is an opportunity to meet the captain, the crew and your fellow passengers. Boarding is possible all day. Passengers who arrive in the morning cannot access their cabin before 1pm. However, they can leave their luggage on board. Captain will wait for all passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with cold dinner.
Overnight stay in Zadar.
Day 2 - Sunday, August 30, 2020
Zadar / Kornati National Park / Sali
In the morning we sail to the Kornati National Park, while on the way we can enjoy a swim stop.
The Irishman, Bernard Shaw, who won a Nobel Prize for literature, says: "On the last day of his creation, God crowned his work and created the Kornati Islands with tears and stars". The beauty of nature, the countless small and large islands (commonly known as "one island for every day of the year") make the Kornati Islands an unequalled paradise. Kornati is the largest group of islands in the Adriatic Sea with 147 islands and reefs spread over 320 km2.
After that we sail to Sali. Free evening and overnight stay in Sali.
Day 3 - Monday, August 31, 2020
Sali / Mali Losinj
In the morning, we head to Lošinj island. It is known not only for its 300 cloudless days a year, but also for its pine forests, wildflowers and green vegetation.
With a little luck, we will be able to see dolphins, as more than 160 live around the island.
After a swim stop, we will sail to Mali Lošinj where we spend the evening and night.
Day 4 - Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Mali Losinj / Cres
Today we sail to the neighbouring island of Cres, which is connected to Lošinj by a swing bridge.
The treasures of Cres are the countless olive groves and the many herds of sheep. Therefore, Cres lamb is one of the culinary specialities of the island.
After the swim break, we reach the charming city of Cres where we spend the evening and night.
Day 5 - Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Cres / Opatija
After breakfast, we leave for Opatija. The famous Riviera of Opatija is even more beautiful from the sea. The city has many 19th century villas and large hotels, with their neoclassical and baroque architecture. In the past, it was mainly prestigious guests who spent their holidays there. Today, Opatija has become a popular holiday destination.
Opatija Lungomare is a 12-kilometre walk along the coast that was built when this region was part of what is known as the Danube Monarchy of Austria-Hungary. The promenade has beautiful beaches, impressive villas and fountains.
Free evening and overnight stay in Opatija.
Day 6 - Thursday, September 03, 2020
Opatija / Krk / Rab
After breakfast, we head to Krk Island. The island of Cres and Krk are among the largest islands in the Adriatic Sea. We then sail to a bay to enjoy the beautiful blue Croatian water.
Afterwards we sail to Krk, the capital of the island. Followed by a guided tour of the city with its narrow streets, stone houses, numerous cultural monuments and picturesque cobble beaches. Visit the ramparts, the town hall, the city's main gates, the bell tower of the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, the church of Saint Josip, the church of Saint Dunat and many other places.
In the late afternoon we head to Rab, where we spend the evening and night.
Day 7 - Friday, September 04, 2020
Rab / Zadar
After breakfast, we will have a guided tour of the old town of Rab. The historic city of Rab and its impressive bell towers extend over a narrow promontory along the coast. Three streets cross the old town: the "Donja Ulica" with its many cafés and pubs, the "Srednja Ulica" with its souvenir shops and ice-cream bars and the "Gornja Ulica" which leads to the four churches and their steeples.
In the late afternoon we sail to Zadar. A guided tour through the city of Zadar is also organized. The guide will show you the most important sites, such as the Roman Forum, the Sveti Donat Church, the Sveta Stošija Cathedral and the famous and unique hydraulic organ, which sounds and melodies are produced by the waves.
Free evening and night in Zadar.
Day 8 - Saturday, September 05, 2020
Zadar / Departure
It is time to say farewell to all your new friends after breakfast.
Remark : the order of the visits can be changed. This can be determined due to the weather and falls under the captain’s decision.
Your Ship - Deluxe M/S Zeus
MS Zeus is 50m long, 8,8 m wide luxury yacht-like ship that will satisfy your refined expectations for a comfortable cruise along the Croatian Coast. Built for the season 2019 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities, guaranteeing an intimate cruise for all guests.
The vessel has 19 exquisite cabins and a maximum capacity of 40 passengers.
8 standard deck cabins (14-16m˛), 11 main deck cabins (13-16m˛) of which 1 cabin on the captain's deck (14m2).
Closed Circuit Video surveillance, complete navigation equipment, fire alarm, smoke detectors, life rafts and tenders are there for your personal safety.
Extra-large fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant on the upper deck, with separate bar and lounge area, big screen LCD TV, corner table for buffet breakfast, free Wireless Internet, loud-speakers and audio-system for announcements by the Captain or the cruise manager, beautiful large windows for complete passenger’s satisfaction.
Outside fully covered terrace with sitting area, tables and chairs.
The terrace can be closed with a tarpaulin (in case of winds) but usually it's open for a breathtaking “sea view”.
The ship has a swimming platform, 2 ladders with handholds for an easy access to the water and two outdoor showers and public toilettes.
On the high deck is a sun deck that covers 390 m2 with sun-beds, while part of a sun deck is shaded for passengers’ comfort. Here you can enjoy our Elegance Rooftop Jacuzzi designed to ensure an unforgettable cruise.