KRKA RIVER NATIONAL PARK
Krka River National Park will thrill you with its natural beauty. Also its fantastic karst formations and travertine waterfalls, history and attractive swimming areas. The Krka River National Park is spacious. Largely unchanged region. Offering its visitor exceptional and multifaceted natural value. Including one or more preserved or insignificantly altered ecosystems. The 73 km long Krka River defines the national park landscape. Its wonderful waterfalls stretching from the western foot of the Dinaric Range into the Adriatic sea near Sibenik. The waterfalls are a karstic phenomenon. Over millennia river water has created a canyon up to 200 m deep through limestone hills, bringing calcium carbonate with it. The material is called tufa. It is formed by billions of plants growing on top of one another. As a result, these growths create barriers in the river that produce spectacular waterfalls.
Krka River National Park will thrill
There are five main entrances to the park. While most people visit from Sibenik. So, the two most popular starting points are Skradin and Lozovac at the southern end. The other three entrances are at Roški Slap, Krka Monastery and Burnum. Therefore when you are at the Krka River National Park there are several places of interest. The attractions and facilities available are various footpaths, sightseeing tours and presentations. Also boat trips, souvenir shops, a museum, and restaurants. Finally, there are also several archaeological remains of fortresses in the park’s vicinity. Dating back to as far as the Roman times.
Things & Activities
An eight-day trip packed with action. This Croatia Active Trip puts you in a kayak, raft, or bike and in trekking shoes and takes you to 2 national parks, 4 rivers, 2 islands, 1 lake, and 1 mountain.
Take a cycling trip to explore interesting history and amazing nature of Krka National Park, one of the most popular Croatian national parks. Cycling by the green waters of the Krka River is an unforgettable experience.
Walking Krka River is a perfect combination of light activity and refreshing clean waters. Therefore Krka River will thrill you. Spend your day walking and visiting one of Croatia’s most popular national parks.
Krka River short active holiday is based in the beautiful little town of Skradin. The perfect base for this great short adventure, all in friendly atmosphere. Raft, hike, cycle and kayak all in few days.