Bernd and Daniela of SHANGRI LA are offering summer charters in CROATIA . . .
The award winning team Bernd and Daniela, are offering a new summer charter product in CROATIA. The rates are “Caribbean Terms” and inclusive of cruising permits and VAT, meals and bar and all to their high standards. They will charter a bare boat (CYA shows minimum yacht they will charter, it could be better but always this minimum), their shore staff will strip the bare boat of all linens, furnishings and toys and restock/prep the yacht with their own inventory of high end linens, water toys and furnishings for each charter.
Here is their “Sail the Med”– Croatia 2019 All Inclusive Sample Itinerary and Menu
We start our sailing adventure in a Marina close to Split. Split is famous for its old town with the big Diocletian´s Palace, built by the Romans in the 4th century. You will find lots of Shops, Café´s and restaurants. After the security briefing we set sail to the island of Brac for an evening of exploring and gorgeous views. Milna, a romantic village on the western part of the island of Brac, is the most popular nautical destination on the island. A village, set in a wonderful bay, perfectly protected from winds. The houses are mostly built using white stone from Brac. Look out for the beautiful beaches (Pasika, Osibova, Lu?ice, Maslinova), jump in the crystal clear water and stroll around in the nice village before your fist gourmet dinner is served.
Sunday: Brac/Milna – Blue Cave – Vis/Town Vis:
After a delicious breakfast on board we set sails to the Island of Vis. We stop at a jewel of nature: a sea cave. The interior of the cave and the sea inside are illuminated with an indescribable silver-blue light. The rays of sun passing into the cave through a small crack in its ceiling are reflected in the sea, just marvelous. In the afternoon we head to the Town of Vis, the oldest settlement in Dalmatia dated back to 397 B.C. Explore the beautiful stone buildings, including the Garibaldi Palace and enjoy the nice bars shops and restaurants.
Monday: Vis/Vis – Hvar/Hvar:
Today we sail to the pear of Dalmatia, the Island of Hvar. We stop for swimming in a secluded bay before we arrive in the chic Town of Hvar, one of the most famous and beautiful villages of Croatia. People call it the St. Tropez of Dalmatia. Stroll around the town and see the Renaissance cathedral and the farmers market with hundreds of lavender flowers, hike up to the famous 7th century fortress, visit some great restaurants or just sip some champagne in the numerous chic waterfront bars while watching the mega yachts docking.
Tuesday: Hvar/Hvar – Otok Scedro – Uvula Mrtinovic:
After a gourmet breakfast on board we sail along the south coast of Hvar. Enjoy the beautiful blue water and the incomparable Mediterranean vegetation. We stop for lunch and afternoon at the small Island of Scedro. Enjoy the scenery, blue waters and snorkeling in this national park. In the afternoon we sail to a secluded bay on the south side of Hvar: Uvula Mrtinovic. A fisherman prepares Dalmatian specialties just for us on his BBQ for dinner.
Wednesday: Uvula Mrtinovic – Jelsa
Today we will explore some of the smallest and most secluded bays in Croatia. Because of his best local knowledge our Captain will show you some “hidden places” off the typical tourist path with wonderful snorkeling, hiking or just relaxing in the most beautiful Mediterranean scenery. In the afternoon we sail to Jelsa, a popular scenic town with historic churches and squares and colourful authentic restaurants and taverns.
Thursday: Jelsa – Solta/Uvula Sesula – Solta/Maslinica
After a delicious breakfast with fresh fruits, veggis and bread from the farmers market we set sails towards the Island of Solta. For lunch and in the afternoon we stay in the bay Sesula, a natural harbor, very calm, blue water surrounded by pine tree woods. You can do a nice hike or enjoy the beach and have a glass of homemade wine at the small tavern in the bay. In the afternoon we sail to the small fishing village Maslinica, a peaceful oasis and a true paradise for anybody looking to relax and unwind. Explore the old scenic village and try some delicious fresh caught fish or some local grown olives.
Friday: Solta/Maslinica – Trogir
Enjoy your breakfast on board while we slowly sail back to Croatia Mainland. Today you have the opportunity to visit the world famous and UNESCO World Heritage Town Trogir. Trogir combines long history and urban tradition; visit the Cathedral of St Lawrence, the Church of St Nicholas, Kamerlengo fortress, ?ipiko, the Town Hall and the Town Gate. Sip some coffee or enjoy homemade icecream on the nice waterfront, visit modern and traditional shops and galleries and try some delicious local specialties. In the evening we head back to our starting marina close to Split for a last Gourmet Dinner on Board.
After a wonderful fresh breakfast it is time to say good bye but there’s always next year. We will assist in disembarking your yacht and hope you had a wonderful vacation.
Award Winning Chef: 2018 USVI Charter Yacht Show
1st Place Appetizer & 2nd Place Entree in Culinary Competition
SAMPLE MENUE CROATIAN DELIGHTS
Each breakfast is served with a mix of fresh fruits, Original homemade Muesli or Oats, Milk, Yogurt, Toast, Bread, Butter, homemade Jams, Coffee and Tea, Fruit Juices
Omelets Dalmatia with Pag cheese, onions and Dalmatian ham
Fluffy buttermilk pancake tower stuffed with Nutella and cherries
Croatian Breakfast: fresh goat cheese, cucumbers, tomatoes and olives with fried eggs
Huevos Rancheros with homemade special salsa
Scrambled eggs seasoned with pumpkinseed oil, bacon and nuts
Fluffy Italian Crepita filled with Vanilla Ricotta, Bananas and Strawberries
Mediterranean Eggs Benedict with Dalmatian ham and sauce hollandaise
FITNESS – LUNCH OPTIONS
Med Treasure Salad with grilled Chicken, fresh Herbs, Watermelon, Berries, Blue Cheese in a Raspberry Chipotle Dressing
Homemade Crème Brule
Greek Tzatziki and Greek Salad served with homemade Pita Bread
Original Austrian “Grandmother´s” Red Wine Cake
Sicilian Pasta with Sundried Tomatoes, Anchovies, Olives and Fresh Basil
BLT Sandwiches with Fresh Bread, homemade Aioli and Coleslaw
fresh made Chocolate Mousse
Steak Burritos with Guacamole served with Rice & Beans, Garden Salad and fresh Sangria
homemade Croatian Palatschinke (Crepes with Ice cream, Chocolate and Fruits)
Cheeseburger in Paradise – a Mediterranean interpretation
Vitello Tonnato inspired Pasta Salad with Capers, Onions, Arugula
homemade fruit biscuits
A daily culinary delicacy surprise from the kitchen served on the Foredeck together with our Well Known Cocktail Specialties
DINNER / DESSERT OPTIONS
Each Dinner on Shangri La is accompanied by an Aperitif and a Digestif and you can choose from our special Selection of European Wines
Dalmatian Octopus Salad
Mediterranean Chicken, baked with fresh Tomatoes, Basil and Mozzarella in an Olive/Herb Jus with Rice
Beetroot-Carpaccio with Parmesan and Walnuts in Truffle Vinaigrette
Garlic crusted, Fig stuffed Pork Tenderloin in a light white wine sauce, served with polenta
Red wine Pears with a fluffy vanilla mousse
Fresh made Beef tartare with fresh bread
Fresh Tuna Steaks with mashed Wasabi Potatoes and Mixed Vegetables in a Soya Ginger Reduction
Drunken Muffins: Fresh baked Cakes in a warm wine sauce with Whipped Cream
Goat Cheese over a Bed of Mixed Greens flavored with Austrian Pumpkin Seed Oil
Original Austrian Wiener Schnitzel with Parsley Potatoes, Salad and Lingonberry Sauce
Homemade fresh Apple Strudel with Vanilla Ice Cream
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