• Visit the cities on the UNESCO list
• Learn about rich history of Dalmatia
• Enjoy unspoiled nature
• Taste exceptional food and wines
• Relax with your family on some of the most beautiful beaches
DAY1 Welcome to Split
Arrival to Split and shuttle from the airport to your accommodations. Meeting with our team member and briefing about days that follow.
Free time to explore Split on your own.
DAY2 Sea Kayaking to Ciovo island
Today you will experience sea kayaking adventure from Split to Ciovo islet. The full-day paddling adventure to Ciovo island has everything you’re looking for—gorgeous views, the feeling of being far, far away from civilization and terrific swimming and sunbathing in secluded coves! We’ll set out from one of the beaches on Marjan peninsula and then paddle south across the Ciovo chanel to enjoy stunning views of Split, framed by the mountain ranges above the city; the rugged coast and the islands of Brac and Solta shimmering in the distance. Swim, snorkel or sunbathe on one of Ciovo’s many pebble beaches. And keep your eyes open for sea birds swooping down from their nests in the cliffs to catch a tasty meal and if you’re lucky, maybe some of Ciovo’s famous dolphins will make a playful appearance!
Evening at leisure. Overnight Split.
Activity: Ciovo sea kayaking tour
DAY3 The Cetina river adrenalin day
Today you will have day full of fun activities on Cetina river. You will start the morning with rafting. Rafting on Cetina river is the most popular and most attended adventure trip in Dalmatia. Rafting in the protected area of the river canyon attracts many tourists every summer. The quiet parts of the river and the second and third grade rapids enable three hours combination of adventure and relaxation in the amazing Cetina river canyon.
After the lunch break and some time to enjoy at the banks of the river, we will take you to “fly” above the canyon on most beautiful zip-line in Croatia. Zipline is an adrenaline entertainment where guests descend through the canyon down the steel wire rope, secured with a belt. Adventure also includes training and a short walk in nature.
Zipline is located in the canyon of the Cetina River and consists of eight wires total length of 2100m . Depending on the size of the group, zipline gives you up to three hours of unforgettable fun and beautiful nature .
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Activity: Rafting + Zip line (private minibus + driver for necessary shuttles)
DAY4 From Split to Hvar under sails
Instaed of taking a ferry from Split to Hvar island, we will enjoy under sailins of private sailing boat charter. Enjoy a relaxing day at sea, with a stop for swimming. En route, we’ll stop in one of the bays on the island of Brac for swimming and lunch. As we approach the island of Hvar, you’ll sail past the incredible Pakleni islands archipelago and enjoy a terrific sea view of Hvar town’s beautiful harbor and fortress.
Accommodation: Hvar town
Activity: Private sailing tour from Split to Hvar
DAY5 Pakleni islands Sea kayaking
Today you will enjoy sea kayaking tour from Hvar town to Pakleni island.
The starting point of the kayaking tour is the town of Hvar. You set off to the group of small islands called the Pakleni. The origin of the name goes back to old days when the islands were the main source of rosin for local shipbuilders. Today, just like then, the islands are covered with thick pine woods providing refreshing shade even during the hottest summer days. The route through narrow straits and along the islands reveals small hidden pebble beaches where you can enjoy the privilege of having, at least temporarily, a beach of your own, where you can swim, snorkel and relax. Returning back to Hvar around 2pm. Lunch in a restaurant on the beach.
Meals: Breakfsat, Light lunch
Activity: Group Sea kayaking to Pakleni islands
DAY6 Cycling to ancient Pharos (Stari Grad)
We start our tour with transfer from Hvar town to Stari Grad (literally Old Town), which is a town on the northern side of the island of Hvar. One of the oldest towns in Europe, it’s position at the end of a long, protected bay and next to prime agricultural land. Todays cycling can be anything between 10-50km. Our guides will adjust the tour to your abilities, so we will make sure that you don’t get too exhausted. You will visit some of the villages situated in the heart of the island and coming back to Stari Grad for the late lunch and wine tasting on a working farm in the heart of the Stari Grad Plain. Also know as Hora or Ager, the plain is one of four UNESCO heritages on Hvar.
Some 2400 years ago, the Ancient Greeks sailed into the harbor of modern-day Stari Grad from the island of Paros. After founding the oldest town in Croatia and naming it Faros. The land was fertile and produced much food for the settlers, who brought vines and olive trees with them from Paros. After the Greeks came the Romans and farming practices continued.
Today, the Stari Grad Plain is the most fertile and largest cultivated field on all the Mediterranean islands, where farming practices having continued without interruption since 384 BC, and where farming practices have remained relatively unchanged.
In the heart of Ager stands one of the few buildings in the plain, agro tourism Pharos, where the Zuvela family are continuing the traditions of the Ancient Greeks today. With some 32,000m2, the working farm is an oasis of heritage and organic produce, a world away from the beach and busy coastal towns. With animals for the children, a range of organic food and wines produced by the family, and catering for groups for the most traditional of Dalmatian meals. As well as growing a range of organic produce, Zuvela’s range of Hora wines are a byword for authenticy and quality. The tour ends with a car transfer back to Hvar.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch + tasting of local products
Activity: Guided cycling
Today is the day to say goodbye. We will make sure to plan this day according to your flight details and to make sure that you will have a smooth trip back home.
Thank you for spending this week with us.
TRIP DURATION: 7Days/6 nights
TRANSPORT STYLE: Transport mix
GUIDE STYLE: Guides for excursions
INCLUDED IN PRICE:
• 3 nights, B&B in Split, double room
• 3 nights, B&B in Hvar, double room
• shuttles to and from Split airport
• ferry tickets from Hvar to Split
• 2 group sea kayaking tours + equipment (sea kayaks, life jackets, dry bags, sprayskirts)
• group rafting tour
• group zip-line tour
• private minibus + driver on day 3
• Private sailing boat charter with skipper and fuel
• Guided cycling tour (bikes, helmets + necessary shuttles)
• 3x lunches (day 3, 5,6)
• Tourist tax, VAT
NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE:
• Lunches and dinners not cleary specified in the itinerery
• Breakfast if book Self-catering apartment
• Travel insurance
• Gratuities / tips for crew and guides
• Any additional transportation nor clearly specifed in the itinerery
• Personal expenses
NOTES on inclusions
• Speed boat transfers in Premium package (5* category stated in the price list) instead of ferry transportation
• Private option of all tours in the program in Premium package (5* category stated in the price list)