Dubrovnik Routes

Authentic islands. Crystal waters. Unforgettable memories.
SailWeek Family

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Create your own vibe
Ideal for families and friends

No age limit

Free Wi-Fi
May | June | July | August | September
Fully-inclusive week from €698

The ultimate way to explore Croatia’s Dalmatian coast

Discover waters in every shade of blue as you sail the Dalmatian coast, cruising in and out of secluded bays and historic harbors steeped in local culture. At the helm of your private yacht is your very own skipper, steering you towards vibrant seaside towns across six different islands, and sharing their very own insider tips so you can experience the very best Croatia has to offer.


Mljet National Park

Known as  “the most seductive island in the Adriatic”.


The most remote Croatian island. 


The home of Marco Polo. 

Game of thrones

See all the sights from the world famous series .


Our private yachting experiences allow you to indulge in both memorable adventures and simple pleasures.

Bespoke itineraries, meals and services

We can tailor your Sailweek to your needs, from tweaking the itinerary to personalizing your food package.

Our sailing holidays are designed by our family of local skippers and experts to give you an authentic taste and feel for Croatia while providing a luxe, laid back experience. With bespoke options that allow you to tailor your trip to your exact needs, we help you square away all the details ahead of time so you can arrive ready to enjoy eachothers company and have fun.

The splendor of the Croatian islands have probably been on your list for a while now. But with a family in tow or a big crew of friends, you quickly realize how difficult it is to plan transfers, ferries, hotel rooms and activities for everyone.

At SailWeek Family, we make hopping the Croatian islands not only more accessible, but easy. Aboard your yacht departing from Dubrovnik, we will ensure you have the best trip ever — taking you to the best local spots to try mouthwatering Croatian dishes and wines, our crew’s favorite secret coves, and activities you can all enjoy.

Browse our pre-planned Dubrovnik itineraries below to get a feel for what kind of sailing holiday is best for you and your family or group of friends. Of course, we can also customize the route which explores the Southern Dalmatian islands to include other ports, islands or activities.

Dubrovnik & Croatia’s Dalmatian islands have probably been on your list for a while. But with a family in tow or a big crew of friends, you quickly realize…

  • How difficult it is to plan transfers (& the time you lose)
  • Organize ferries
  • Book multiple hotel rooms
  • Arrange activities for everyone

Sailweek Family:

  • Makes visiting the islands easier & more accessible
  • Gives you great itinerary choices
  • Takes you to our favorite & secret spots
  • Plans an unforgettable trip with activities for you all to enjoy

Suggested itinerary

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Totally customizable and at your pace.

Great for: Friends & Families looking for history and exploration. Those who want to go at a leisurely pace.
Check in
Head to the ACI Dubrovnik Marina on Day 1 of your SailWeek to check in. Check in is from 2 – 7 PM unless…
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Day 1
One of the most authentic and lowkey Dalmatian islands, Šipan boasts just a few roads and two villages, Šipanska Luka and Suđurađ.
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Day 2
Mljet National Park
A pine crested national park with two rare salt water lakes, Mljet’s untouched beauty is unlike anything you’ll see across the Dalmatian islands…
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Day 3
Lastovo is an island of flourishing forests and secluded bays just waiting to be explored. You’ll spend the day hiking or cycling…
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Day 4
This lush island is dotted with scenic stone villages and historic hillsides ripe for exploration. Families love our ‘kids free’ day on Korcula which sends the little ones off on an adventure of windsurfing…
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Day 5
Peljesac (Zuljana) – Vucine bay
Kept hush for years, Pelješac is quickly becoming one of the most talked-about regions on Croatia’s southern shores.
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Day 6
Dubrovnik’s walled city might be famously imposing, but Ston’s city walls are the second largest in the world…
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Day 7
With ancient white stone streets, terracotta roofs against blue skies and towering city walls, Dubrovnik’s ancient beauty is apparent around every corner…
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Dubrovnik - Family Explore route map
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  • What’s included
  • Not included
With SailWeek, there are no hidden costs. Fuel, port fees and buoys are also included, plus +1 night at ACI Marina.
7 days/nights accommodation on your private yacht
Local, professional RYA Skipper who’s fluent in English and can teach you to sail
2 Stand-up paddleboards & snorkelling equipment
Towels and fresh linens for the week
Free Wi-Fi onboard
Fuel, port fees, tourist tax
outboard engine
Dinghy & outboard engine
Final cleaning
Flights to/from destination
Selected transport during the week (e.g. water/land taxis)
Provisions onboard yacht (food and drink)
Meals and drinks at local bars and clubs
Admission to historical monuments and sights
Excursions and extra activities
Personal items
Crew tip (not mandatory)
Extra marina and port fees


Bring a hostess on board to clean, cook and keep the boat in order. If you hire a hostess you can get more of your
Cleaning and tiding
Local knowledge
Other things on yacht
Preparing meals
Food packages
You can always bring food on board. But, our team can also put together a personalized food package for you for the week. Vegan, gluten or dairy free? No problem. Discuss your options with our itinerary planners after you book.

There are three food packages to choose. Choose the best that suits your needs and food preferences.
Classic food package
Our classic food package contains everything you need for a week aboard. Fresh fruits and vegetables, light breakfast and lunch, hygiene package and much more. Ideal for the ones who don’t want to hassle too much around the food.
What’s included?
Basic items
Breakfast/ Lunch
Fruits / Vegetables
Hygiene Package
Price €300
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Premium food package
This food package is cut above the classic one. It contains all the items from the classic package (plus some extras) but it is also topped up with some special drinks. Ideal for the ones who like to finish the day with a drink or two.
What’s included?
Basic items
Breakfast/ Lunch
Fruits / Vegetables
Hygiene package
Drinks package
Price €500
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Luxury food package
This food package has it all. Meat, Fish, special drinks, mixers…If you decided for a Lux food package we recommend renting a hostess. She’ll know what to do with these ingredients. You just sit and relax. Ideal for the ones who like to enjoy life to the fullest.
What’s included?
Basic items
Breakfast/ Lunch
Meat package
Fruits / Vegetables
Hygiene package
Lux Drinks package
Price €700
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You are allowed to bring your own food and drinks on the boat at no extra charge. During your trip it is possible to top up the food and drinks in every port.


Our sailing holidays are designed by our family of local skippers and experts to give you an authentic taste and feel for Croatia while providing a luxe, laid back experience. With bespoke options that allow you to tailor your trip to your exact needs, we help you square away all the details ahead of time so you can arrive ready to enjoy eachothers company and have fun.

Bike hire

Spend the day exploring Mljet by bike, cruising the nature park and cooling off in the lakes.

Wine tasting

The Dalmatian islands boast some of the country’s most cherished wines, and our team can arrange for you to visit the best vineyards and wineries.

Buggy safari on Korcula

Drive buggies up Korcula’s mountains for epic viewpoints, down along the shore and up into the vineyards.

Paddle boarding

Learn how to paddle board.

Your SailWeek Family trip begins here


Frequently asked questions

All Frequently asked questions
How do I get to Greece and my departure marina?

The airport in Athens is the closest and most convenient airport to our departure marina in Alimos (Athens) where we start our SailWeek Greece.

Please click link Greece – Getting there for more detailed information.

Alimos marina:

  • Address: Kalamaki, Piraeus Athens, Greece 17456
  • Phone: +30 210 988 0000
At what time is: Check in / Start of sailing / Return back / Check out?
  • Check-in desk is open from 9am until 1PM in your departure marina, Alimos Athens.
  • Let us know in advance if you have late flight.
  • We aim to sail out around around 2PM.
  • We return to the Alimos marina Friday afternoon and latest check-out time is until 9am on Saturday morning.
    If you have to go earlier you can do an early check-out. Please let us know in advance if you require early check-out.
“Groceries for breakfast and lunch” what does it mean?

“Groceries for breakfast and lunch” are included and delivered straight to your yachts on Saturday afternoon before you start your sailing trip. It includes all basic household items necessary for the week on the yacht. Breakfast groceries such as cereals(cornflakes and muesli), fruit, nutella, ham, bacon, cheese, spread cheese, butter, mozzarella, eggs, milk, yogurt, coffee and tea.

Mediterranean style groceries for the light lunch include pasta, rice, tomato sauce, pesto, cooking cream, parmigiano, canned tuna, vegetables (like tomato, cucumbers, zucchini, onion…), fresh fruit (like bananas, water melon, peaches, apples…), olive oil, sunflower oil, balsamic vinegar and spices salt and pepper.

You’ll get a couple of liters of soft drinks (orange and apple juice) and bottled water every day.

Furthermore the package contains paper towels, soaps, dishwasher detergent, sponges, toilet papers and garbage bags.

With the food packages provided, simply preparation is required. There are enough groceries for breakfast and one meal per day (half board) but you have to prepare it by yourself. You are also required to keep the yacht tidy and clean the dishes after yourself.*

* Those who are booking the full yacht have the option for booking the hostess who will cook and prepare the meals and clean after.

We are not going to control how much you eat and how often you are preparing your meals. As said, there are enough groceries for breakfast and one meal per day (half board). If you run out of food you may bring your own food and drinks on board any time at no additional charge. There are local shops and supermarkets at most shore stops to re-supply if needed.

Lugagge restrictions
  • On your yacht full bedding will be provided so you do not need to bring a sleeping bag.
  • We recommend soft bags, suitcases or frameless backpacks, plus a small day pack or carry bag. No external framed bags please, as they can damage or mark the walls of the yacht/cabin. Please limit your luggage to a maximum of 20kg.
  • Please note that due to space and weight restrictions on our yachts, passengers with too much luggage on departure may be told that they cannot take their entire luggage with them. SailWeek will provide secure luggage storage during the trip for all large framed suitcases or any other piece of luggage for a week rate of 15€ per piece).