Thursday 21 February 2013

• Discover natural beauty, historic towns and national parks on exclusive small ships • Save up to £100 if booked by 28 February 2013


Take an unforgettable cruise to Croatia this spring on ships carrying a maximum of 43 passengers. Experience sparkling blue seas, islands covered in fragrant fauna, vibrant cities and towns rich in ancient history and architecture.

Save up to £100 per person* on Saga’s Dalmatian Island Explorer cruise 
Departs 20 April and 27 April 2013 for 7 nights’ full board from £849 per person
After a short flight from London, passengers arrive in Dubrovnik, cruising north to the peaceful island of Sipan. Next stop is Mljet’s national park, carpeted by forests and vineyards. The ship sails on to the island of Brac, where passengers can visit Pucisca, famous for stone that has been quarried to build cathedrals and palaces over the centuries. Hvar Island’s beautiful coastline will impress before visits to the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Split and Dubrovnik. Sail on to Korcula, believed to be the birthplace of Marco Polo, before disembarking.
Catering for 30 passengers, MV Emanuel offers a friendly and relaxed style of cruising and is ideal for reaching smaller ports. Passengers will enjoy an 'off-the-beaten-track' view of Croatia. 

Save up to £100 per person* on Saga’s  Adriatic Costal Explorer cruise
Departs 25 April 2013 for 7 nights’ full board from £899 per person
Fly to Split from London and board the MV Amorena in Trogir, which boasts fine 19th century architecture. Set sail for Skradin, an ancient town near Krka National Park, home to roaring waterfalls and a huge biodiversity of plants, birds and mammals. Cruise to Sibenik, a naturally protected harbour before visiting rocky islands in Kornati National Park and two UNESCO listed towns in central Dalmatia. Return to the Roman town of Split.
MV Amorena accommodates up 43 people. Passengers can meet new people and make friends, plus be assured of a warm welcome from the friendly crew.

With so many extras included in the price of a Saga holiday, travellers can explore Europe and the Mediterranean for much less than might be expected. All holidays include return flights, airport transfers, travel insurance and cancellation cover, airport taxes, fees and charges, plus all accommodation and meals as specified.

For information or to book a Saga Holiday please call
0800 056 6099 or visit

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Editor’s Notes:
*price shown includes £100 discount and is subject to availability.

Saga Travel is part of the Saga Group, which is the UK’s leading provider of holidays, products and services specifically designed for people aged 50 and over. With over 2 million customers, Saga provides insurance, financial services and holidays and publishes the monthly Saga Magazine.

Saga Holidays are available exclusively for people aged 50 and over, with a travelling partner of 40 or over. Single rooms are available at no extra cost on many hotel stays and tours and include welcome drink, porterage of luggage and cancellation cover. If Saga Holidays reduce the price of a holiday once it has been confirmed, the value of the saving will automatically be passed on to customers, which ensures that early bookers never miss out. This is the Saga promise. Saga Holidays also guarantee that the price of a holiday will not be subject to any surcharges, regardless of what may happen to fuel prices or exchange rates.

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