DAY SAILING EXCURSION SPLIT CROATIA FAQ
OUR BOOKING ENGINE IS AUTOMATICALLY UPDATED AND 100% ACCURATE, IF IT SHOWS AVAILABILITY FEEL FREE TO BOOK ONLINE. THERE IS NO NEED TO CONTACT US DIRECTLY UNLESS YOU HAVE SOME SPECIAL REQUESTS. ENTIRE COMPANY WILL RECEIVE CONFIRMATION MAIL ABOUT YOUR BOOKING.
DUE TO COVID VIRUS WE NOW OFFER A FULL 100% REFUND FOR ALL CANCELLED BOOKINGS WITH 48h PRIOR NOTICE.
1.HOW MUCH DOES THIS TOUR COST?
Full day gourmet tour costs 120€ per person (900 Croatian Kunas).
Half day tour costs:
-100€ (750 Croatian Kunas) per person for 2 people on board
-60€ (450 Croatian Kunas) per person for 3 or more people on board
If you book for 2 people and we book someone else later price goes down to 60€ per person.
Sunset tour costs 40€ per person (300 Croatian Kunas).
Winter gourmet tour costs 100€ per person (750 Croatian Kunas).
2.IS THERE A MIN. NUMBER OF PEOPLE? I AM ALONE, CAN I JOIN?
We sail out with 2 people. Once at least 2 people are booked our booking engine will accept single bookings also.
3.CAN CHILDREN GET A DISCOUNT?
0-4 years / free of charge
4-11 years / 30%
If you plan to bring kids along book online and let us know their age. Infants aged 0-4 don’t require online booking, just notify us.
4.WHAT IF I BOOK AND THE TOUR IS CANCELLED? CAN I GET A REFUND?
Due to Corona virus you will receive a full refund if you cancel for any reason with 48h notice towards us. In the case of bad weather conditions meaning rain or stormy winds we will cancel and you will get a full refund, we don’t cancel if it’s cloudy. If the weather is unstable possible cancellations can be announced only an evening before after 21:30h. It’s also possible to take a tour on any other day in the current year or transfer your advance to someone else.
5.HOW MUCH DO I HAVE TO PAY TO BOOK MY SEAT?
We take 40€ per person for gourmet full day / 30€ per person for half day / 20€ per person for sunset / 35€ per person for winter sailing.
6.HOW DOES THE BOOKING CALENDAR WORK?
Just press the BOOK NOW tab and CHECK AVAILABILITY button with updated calendar will appear. If both half day shifts seem booked most probably we already have someone on the gourmet full day tour (and vice versa) so you can still join us, just switch to a related booking page.
7.HOW DOES THE BOOKING PROCESS FUNCTION? WHY WAS MY CARD REJECTED? IS IT SAFE TO USE MY CARD?
Upon completing the advance payment through our booking engine you will automatically receive a voucher on the e-mail address we received through the booking engine. If you don’t receive a confirmation mail it has to be in your spam folder or the address typed is wrong. Either printed voucher or voucher visible on your smartphone have to be presented at the tour beginning. If your card gets rejected most usual reason is your bank denies the transaction, in that case please get in touch. We use the latest 3-D secure protocols.
8.HOW CAN I PAY THE REST?
Remaining amount is due during the tour.
9.WILL THERE BE ANY EXTRA CHARGE?
No, only gratuities to the crew if you like.
10.WHICH LANGUAGES DOES THE CREW SPEAK?
English and Croatian.
11.ON WHICH DAYS DOES THIS TOUR DEPART?
Gourmet full day from 15.03-31.10., half day from 15.03-30.12., sunset tour from 01.04.-31.10. (after that on request), winter gourmet sailing from 01.11.-30.03. on request.
12.WHEN DO WE START?
Gourmet day sail
15.03. – 30.09. / 10h – 17h
01.10. – 31.10. / 09h – 16h
Half day sail
15.03. – 31.08. / 09h – 13h and 14h-18h
01.09. – 31.10. / 09h – 13h and 13h-17h
01.11. – 30.12. / 11h – 15h
01.04. – 30.04. / 18h – 20h
01.05. – 31.07. / 19h – 21h
01.08. – 31.08. / 18h – 20h
01.09. – 31.10. / 17:30h – 19:30h
Other months on request.
Winter gourmet sail
01.11. – 30.12. from 10h – 15h
13.WHERE DO WE START FROM?
Boat leaves from St. Nikola pier in Split center, right in front of the Diocletian’s Palace, near Port Authority office, in front of Bocca Caffe Bar, Obala Lazareta 1, 43 30 24.4N 16 26 21.3E
14.WHAT IF I’M LATE?
Unfortunately we can’t wait because of the other guests.
15.WHAT KIND OF BOAT DO YOU USE, HOW WILL I RECOGNIZE THE BOAT?
There is a sign split-croatia-sailing.com on our boat, the boat is named Posevnik. Boat type is VAL 39 (11,80 meters), registered for 10 guests + 2 crew members.
16.WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
This depends on the season but bring whatever you think might be necessary like sunscreen, hats, jackets, trousers, towel etc. If you are sensitive to boat movements please take a pill like Dramamine or similar prior the tour.
17.DO YOU HAVE SNORKELING EQUIPMENT OR TOWELS? DO YOU HAVE LIFE VESTS?
Masks and snorkels are provided, towels are not. We have life vests including small ones for kids.
18.WILL WE VISIT BLUE CAVE, GREEN CAVE, BOL OR HVAR? WHERE DO WE SAIL TO? WILL WE BE ABLE TO LEARN HOW TO SAIL OURSELVES?
No, we visit north sides of islands Brac, Solta and Ciovo. Other place are accessible only with speed boats OPCIJA TOURS DMC CROATIA. On gourmet full day and winter sailing we usually visit one of the small villages on the island and later anchor somewhere in a wild bay. Route on all trips depends on the skipper and can not be predetermined, you will also have time for a swim on all trips. Our crew is always happy to teach you sailing.
19.WHAT IS SERVED FOR LUNCH?
Our private cook prepares light Dalmatian lunch (especially adjusted recipes for easier catering) for each excursion separately with fresh seasonal ingredients paired with ecological white wine and plenty of water. If the weather is unstable and there is a possibility that tour might be cancelled last minute or you book after 13h the day before we might take you to one of the island restaurants instead.
If you book a private sailing tour our chef will prepare something special paired with premium bottled locally produced wine or other drinks.
20.CAN I GET DIFFERENT MEALS OR DRINKS?
If you have any allergies or diet restrictions let us know on firstname.lastname@example.org
21.IS THERE A TOILET ON THE BOAT?
22.CAN WE TAKE OUR PET ON BOARD?
23.CAN I BOOK A PRIVATE TOUR? CAN YOU ORGANIZE BIGGER GROUPS?
On request, yes.
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