Authentic budget cruises: If you are seeking a fun and authentic Croatian cruise on a budget these cruises are a great option. They are most popular with younger travellers 18-29yrs. The boats in this category are small traditional-style with a wooden hull and air-conditioning in the common areas only. The exact ship for each cruise is not allocated until approximately one-two weeks prior to departure. The vessels allocated are similar and bathrooms are shared. Expect simple cabins and public areas. The images below are representative of various boats used in this category.