Private excursion from Dubrovnik with private speed boat or yacht to Elaphite Islands

Hidden beauties of Elafiti islands

Private excursion from Dubrovnik with private speed boat or yacht to Elaphite Islands

This exciting and unique private speed boat tour or yacht excursion is best option to visit hidden gems of Dubrovnik Elafiti islands (Lokrum,Kolocep,Lopud,Sipan), experience natural beauties (sandy beaches, sea caves, hidden coves) and historical heritage in comfort and privacy. Elaphiti are group of islands, close to Dubrovnik,simply breathtaking, sense of peace away from the hustle of Dubrovnik and there's no better way to discover it than with the boat. Choose boat from our newest and largest fleet of speed boats (Sea Ray, Jeanneau), yachts (Jeanneau, Ferretti, Sunseeker) for hire and visit hidden coves, caves and beaches, taste fresh food from Adriatic sea in cozy waterfront restaurants, swim & snorkel in crystal blue sea with ours flexible itinerarires (4 or 8 hours).

Dear travellers

This Dubrovnik private boat excursion gives to you an opportunity to visit and explore Elafiti islands in comfort and privacy of your group without time limitations according to our suggested and flexible itinerary where you will discover hidden lagoons, sea caves, beaches. Taste fresh fish from Adriatic in cozy waterfront restaurants, snorkel, swim, explore Dubrovnik area from the sea in one day with adriaticGlobal.Net boat selection.

What you can expect

Cruise and stop on each island so that you can enjoy outstanding beauty and historical sites of Elaphite islands. Sea caves, attractive forms of rocks and well-indented coast of islands formed by constant influence of the nature and sea are true natural attractions that will satisfy all nature lovers.Must do while in Dubrovnik.

Boats for hire options

Speed boat rent Dubrovnik
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Luxury yacht

You can choose to rent speedboat (medium class or high-class speedboat), motor yacht with an option for a half day (4 hours) or full day (8 hours) or luxury yacht with full day option. Each boat and itinerary option is enough for stopping at each island anchoring at hidden bays to enjoy and discover Elaphiti Islands. Half day schedule is either morning departure from 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM or in afternoon from 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM. Full day tour schedule is 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM.

Departure

Boat / yacht hotel pickup - Villa Dubrovnik
We have availibility for direct hotel pickup & drop off, but this service is under subject of your hotel location and weather conditions, so please send us complete information about your place of residence in Dubrovnik. If there is no availibility for direct or close boat pickup you will be transfered with vehicle to the boat. After you embark on the boat around 10 am, english speaking skipper will introduce himself to you and give you basic facts about boat, current weather conditions and safety instructions.

Island Kolocep

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First island to be visited on this excursion is island Kolocep. Surrounded by crystal clear waters and dense scenery of pines groves with meandering paths caves is a great place to drop anchor in front of natural sea cave for snorkeling or either explore its picturesque bays by walking paths.Kolocep is also popular for waterfront restaurant named Villa Ruza built a seaside rock in a deep shadow of pine trees where you can choose to have a lunch later in the afternoon.Here we can make a break to relax swim and explore natural beauties of sea caves.

Island Lopud

Island Lopud
After visit of sea cave on island Kolocep next stop is island Lopud. Lopud is the most populated and economically developed as it was during rule of Dubrovnik Republic (the most famous sandy beach in southern Dalmatia named Sunj is on island Lopud) with late renaissance architecturebeautiful sandy beaches pine and cypress parks historical monuments and botanic garden.You can choose to stop at Sunj the most popular fantastic sandy beach which is an ideal place for children as there is a lot of shallow waters or continue to the island's main settlement where you can have free time.

Island Sipan

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Next on our way is island Sipan with renaissance castles fortified church towers nice restaurants. You can disembark on island to explore those sights and even road bikes all over the island discovering small chapels medivial castles and olive groves or stay on the boat and cruise around island to the one of the hidden bays close to dropping an anchor away from the crowded tourist places.

Return

Dubrovnik old city walls
Before our return to Dubrovnik we will enjoy the ride with speed boat and perhaps stop again on one of the islands for swimming or enjoy beautiful Dubrovnik Old city walls panorama with Island Lokrum in the front (this option is under subject of time schedule, weather conditions and extra fuel surcharge may apply).


RECOMMENDED BOATS FOR PRIVATE BOAT EXCURSION

No.
Type of boat Model Capacity / persons
1. Speed boat
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Sea Ray 240 Sun Sport
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Book private speed boat tour to Elaphite islands with Sea Ray 240 Sunsport and you will have easy cancellation option. You can cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund.
up to 5 + 1 (skipper)
2. Yacht
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Jeanneau Prestige 36

Book private yacht tour to Elaphite islands with Jeanneau Prestige 36 and you will have moderate cancellation option. You can cancel up to 7 days in advance for a full refund.
up to 10 + 2 (crew)
3. Yacht

Fairline Phantom 40

Book private yacht tour to Elaphite islands with Fairline Phantom 40 and you will have moderate cancellation option. You can cancel up to 30 days in advance for a full refund.

up to 10 + 2 (crew)
4. Yacht

Sunseeker Camargue 50

Book private luxury yacht tour to Elaphite islands with Sunseeker Camargue 50 and you will have moderate cancellation option. You can cancel up to 30 days in advance for a full refund.

up to 10 + 2 (crew)
5. Luxury Yacht

Fairline Squadron 55

Book private luxury yacht tour to Elaphite islands with Sunseeker Camargue 50 and you will have moderate cancellation option. You can cancel up to 30 days in advance for a full refund.

up to 10 + 2 (crew)
 6. Luxury Yacht

Ferretti 591 

Book private luxury yacht tour to Elaphite islands with Sunseeker Camargue 50 and you will have moderate cancellation option. You can cancel up to 30 days in advance for a full refund.

 up to 10 + 2 (crew)

Boat tour itinerary tips

Snorkel in Sea Cave, Island Kolocep

Have lunch in cozy waterfront restaurants

Find the Game of thrones Scenery in Brsecine

Do the Island Sipan cross with the bicycle

Experience Old city walls panorama from the sea

Confirm with us direct hotel pickup and drop off


Private boat tour highlists

  • Private 4 or 8 hour speedboat or yacht tour of the Elafiti Islands in Dubrovnik
  • The best value boat excursion through gems of islands
  • Enjoy fine views over dense pine forests and turquoise waters Explore the islands of Koločep, Lopud and Šipan with a skipper as a guide.
  • Swim and snorkel at your leisure among the sea caves and peaceful bays.
  • Sunbathe by the sea at Šunj Beach
  • Tour includes round-trip travel from selected Dubrovnik hotels
  • Explore Dubrovnik old city walls from the sea
  • Upgrade your tour to the full eight hours and make the most of your Elafiti adventure
  • Taste fresh fish in cozy restaurants
  • Must do when in Dubrovnik
  • 100% Tour availbility
  • A la carte al fresco dine in waterfront restaurants.

Suggested itinerary for full day tour (8 hours boat rent)

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Recommended for spending whole day on the boat, swimming, snorkeling, bicycle rent, complete tour around islands with lunch.

09:45 In the morning meet with our representative at your hotel who will escort you to the yacht/speedboat.
10:00 Embark on the yacht/speedboat, friendly captain will introduce you with speedboat/yacht basic characteristics, safety instructions and current weather conditions and forecast. If you have special requirements, you can talk with skipper or captain about itinerary and attractions you would like to see on this private tour.
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10:30 You can choose to experience a Dubrovnik Old city walls panorama tour from the sea right in the morning or leave this for sunset.
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11:00 - 14:00 Elaphite Islands is breathtaking archipelago of thirteen lovely islands the guardians of Dubrovnik seas, First island on this private tour is called Kolocep. Surrounded by crystal clear waters and dense scenery of pines, groves with meandering paths caves is a great place to drop anchor in front of natural sea cave for snorkeling or either explore its picturesque bays by walking paths. You can choose to stop in front of Sea Cave and use an snorkeling gear to explore cave on your own.
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14:00 - 15:30 Next Island on the way is called Lopud the most developed island, once part of the powerful Dubrovnik Republic. With lot's of medieval seafaring escapades making this island famous same as the Dubrovnik Republic. Village Lopud has great architecture starting from late renaissance to the 1920's architecture (Grand Hotel).You can choose to stop at Sunj, popular fantastic sandy beach.
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15:30 - 16:30 The last island on your tour is Sipan where you choose to disembark and explore historical sights such as:Renaissance castles fortified church towers or just to see those sights by easily sailing with speedboat trough bay to the one of the hidden bays close to dropping an anchor away from the crowded tourist places. This island is full of interesting bike trails that lead to attractive locations so if you are for adventure Island Sipan is great place for biking. (note : * if you are interested in biking on Island Sipan please inform us prior tour confirmation).
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14:30 - 16:00 While exploring these magnificent islands you can choose to have an lunch in one of numerous waterfront restaurants where the scenery is as fine as what's on the plate either by recommendation by your skipper or at your choice.
Reccomendation of restaurats are :Bowa Dubrovnik, Island of Sipan Villa Ruza, Island of Kolocep Kod Marka, Island of Sipan Stara Mlinica, Island of Sipan Konoba u Balda, Island of Sipan Konoba Skerac, Island of Kolocep
 
16:00 / 16:30 After lunch get back to your yacht/speedboat and navigate back to Dubrovnik. Time permitting you can stop at one of the bays en route back to Dubrovnik jump into the inviting sea for some last minute swimming or if you have not experienced Dubrovnik Old city panorama from the sea now is the right time to enjoy this ride in sunset.
18:00 Disembark in front of your hotel or shuttle transfer to the hotel if direct disembark (in front of hotel) service is unavailable due to weather and sea conditions or your hotel location.

Suggested itinerary for half day tour (4 hours boat rent) / afternoon departure

Recommended for swimming, snorkeling, quick tour around islands with late lunch and get back to the hotel.

13:45 Meet with our representative at your hotel who will escort you to the yacht/speedboat.
14:00 Embark on the yacht/speedboat, friendly captain will introduce you with speedboat/yacht basic characteristics and accommodations.
 
14:30 You can choose to experience a Dubrovnik Old city walls panorama tour from the sea right in the morning or leave this for sunset.
14:30 - 16:00 Elaphite Islands is breathtaking archipelago of thirteen lovely islands the guardians of Dubrovnik seas, First island from Dubrovnik is called Kolocep.Surrounded by crystal clear waters and dense scenery of pines, groves with meandering paths caves is a great place to drop anchor in front of natural sea cave for snorkeling or either explore its picturesque bays by walking paths. You can choose to stop in front of Sea Cave and use an snorkeling gear to explore cave on your own.
16:00 - 17:00 Visit beach Sunj on Island Lopud, popular sandy beach for swimming or find a hidden bay and relax on the boat. Ask your skipper for restaurant for late lunch...
17:00 - 18:00 Navigation back to Dubrovnik, sightseeing and panorama of Dubrovnik coast from the boat. If time permits, stop at one bay, jump into sea for last minute swimming.
18:00 Disembark in front of your hotel or shuttle transfer to the hotel if direct disembark (in front of hotel) service is unavailable due to weather and sea conditions or your hotel location.

Itinerary flexibility:

This itinerary can be adopted according to your wishes and needs as this is private speedboat tour.
Itinerary is under subject of change during weather forecast and sea conditions.

Embark / disembark

Direct pickup and drop off are available from only selected hotels in Dubrovnik area :

  • Hotel Villa Dubrovnik
  • Hotel Excelsior
  • Hotel Grand Villa Argentina
  • Hotel Dubrovnik Pallace
  • Hotel Valamar President
  • Hotel Pucic Pallace
  • Hotel Radisson Dubrovnik Sun Gardens

Boat tour itinerary tips

Snorkel in Sea Cave, Island Kolocep

Have lunch in cozy waterfront restaurants

Find the Game of thrones Scenery in Brsecine

Do the Island Sipan cross with the bicycle

Experience Old city walls panorama from the sea

Confirm with us direct hotel pickup and drop off

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT PRIVATE BOAT TOUR

  • Excursion code: EXP-1-7303-IE
  • Private boat tour schedule options :
    Half-day day option (from 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM or 02:00 PM to 06:00 PM).
    Full day option (from 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM).
  • Departs from : Dubrovnik area
  • Basic language during the tour: English
  • Distance covered during the tour: approximately 40 nautical miles
  • Active cruise with boat: 2 hrs and 30 minutes.
  • Direct boat pickup in front of Hotel available upon request or recommendation. 

Itinerary:

  • Itinerary is fully adaptable and up to your convenience, open to your suggestions or recommendations of your skipper.
  • Itienary is under subject of weather & sea conditions and active cruise duration.

Duaration of excursion:

  • All-day program in duration of 8h / Recommended time: 10h00
  • Half-day program in duration of 4h / Recommended time of departure : 10h00 or 14h00

Pick up and drop off options:

  • If you are staying in the hotel with peer or marina we will start & finish directly from your hotel
  • Old port Dubrovnik - if you are staying in Old town Dubrovnik or close by Old town Port boat will go in the Old Port for pickup & drop off
  • Other options pickups are : Yacht Club Orsan, Lapad peninsula or Port Gruz
  • Shuttle from your hotel / accommodation to the boat and back is included in service. If you are staying in the hotel with peer or marina we will start & finish directly from your hotel. Following hotels in Dubrovnik have acess to peer or marina for direct boat pickup :
    • Hotel Villa Dubrovnik
    • Hotel Excelsior
    • Hotel Grand Villa Argentina
    • Hotel Dubrovnik Pallace
    • Hotel Valamar President
    • Hotel Pucic Pallace
    • Hotel Radisson Dubrovnik Sun Gardens
  • Old port Dubrovnik - if you are staying in Old town Dubrovnik or close by Old town Port boat will go in the Old Port for pickup & drop off
  • Other options pickups are : Yacht Club Orsan, Lapad peninsula or Port Gruz
  • Shuttle from your hotel / accommodation to the boat and back is included in service
  • Note : pickup / drop off is under subject of weather, sea and wind conditions.

What to take on the boat?

  • Towels
  • Selfie stick
  • Sun creeme

Boarding location and time of departure:

  • Boarding location: According to agreement
  • Time of departure: According to agreement or departure options

Reccomended boats for this tour

A tour includes:

  • Professional English speaking skipper / crew
  • Go pro Hero cam (selected boats only)
  • Brochure with map of Elaphite Islands
  • Underwater scooter (selected boats only)
  • Snorkeling equipment on board
  • Water (bottle still water)
  • Soft drinks
  • Beer
  • Fruit (upon request)
  • Towels (upon request)

Restaurants:

Total costs of the private excursion of the program will be formed according to the following:

  • Type and capacity of  boat (speed boat / yacht / luxury yacht)
  • Duration of the program
  • Special requirements
  • Fuel consumption

Note:

  • This program can be canceled and rescheduled in case of bad weather conditions!
  • adriaticGlobal guaranties a full refund in case that program is canceled due to bad weather conditions!
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Attractions

Hidden bays, sea caves for snorkeling, crystal blue water, botanic gardens, renaissance architecture, sandy beaches, walking paths, castles, fortress and monasteries, Mediterranean flora and fauna, dolphins (only in some occasions)...
Elaphite islands (Lokrum, Kolocep, Lopud, Sipan); Sea cave (Blue cave on Island Kolocep);Beach Sunj;Dubrovnik beach;Old city walls;Game of thrones scenery (Kings Landing); Dubrovnik riffs;Luxury waterfront hotels;Luxury waterfront villas; Dubrovnik bridge;Old port;Buza bar;Ruins from the war (Belvedere hotel);Gruz Harbour

Private boat tours inclusions

  • 4 or 8 hours rent of high class with cabin or cabin and toilet or medium class without cabin speedboat, motor yacht or luxury yacht.
  • Half day option : 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 hour of active ride, full day option : 2 - 3 hours of active ride
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off  (Direct hotel pickup and drop-off with boat).
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Private boat tour
  • Beverages, drinks
  • Use of snorkel equipment
  • Snacks
  • Map and itinerary guide
  • Insurance
  • Full refund in case of bad weather conditions
  • Free reschedule in case of bad weather conditions
  • Flexible itinerary
  • Flexible date guarantee
  • Confirmed fuel surcharge

Private boat tours exclusions

  • Lunch / dinner at restaurant is not included in price of the tour.
  • Gratuity to the skippers / crew.
  • Water sports (can be purchased at extra costs)

Benefits

  • The best selection
  • Flexible date guarantee
  • Flexible itinerary guarantee
  • Fast or instant availability confirmation
  • Mobile voucher
  • Secure, fast and easy booking
  • This private tour can be customized so you can see the sights & attractions that interest you
  • Customer support 24/7

Return policy

  • 100% if you cancel within 7 days
  • 50% if you cancel within 6-4 days
  • 0% if you cancel within 2 day

Why choose adriaticGlobal.Net?

  • Flexible date guarantee
  • Quality
  • Security
  • Support
  • Best price
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  • Free reschedule in case of bad weather(Boat tours only)
  • Full return in case of bad weather(Selected boats only)