Croatia is the best place for adventurism, here is why:
It’s often possible to ski in the mountains and swim in the sea the same day
2. Croatia is in Europe…
..or is it not? If you take an “of the beaten path”, there you will not find Europe, only the Balkans
3. Rivers are drinkable
Rivers Zrmanja, Krupa, Krka, Kupa, Cetina … most of them are drinkable along their entire length
4. Croatia has the Alps
Hiking in Croatia is something you need to try.
5. Croatia has 1,177 islands, islets and reefs
Croatia has 78 inhabited islands, 524 smaller islands and 642 islets and reefs and is rightly called “the country of 1000 islands”.
Plitvice Lakes are under UNESCO protection, and one of the few top world tourist destinations. Many do not know that Plitvice are most beautiful in winter!
Almost 100% of the Croatian coast is characterized by excellent purity! Adriatic Sea temperatures range from 22 to 25 ° C in summer and 5 to 15 ° C in winter time.
When caught unprepared, one will blow you away, another will make you go mad. Croatian winds tend to be quite tricky if you do not know how to deal with them
When they have enough water, Croatian rivers are great for rafting
10. Kayaking and canoeing
Not to say all, but most Croatian rivers are perfect for kayaking and canoeing!
11. Sea kayaking
Because of impressive diversity, Croatian coast and islands are perfect for sea-kayak expeditions
Hundreds of amazing routes and even more untouched, wild, remote areas. If you are lucky enough to tumble into an old mountain village,ask for domestic food…
You can jump into caves with a parachute, see endemic species or natures work of art. Croatia underground has a real fortune!
Skradin, Kornati, Mljet, Vis, Hvar, Dubrovnik, Brac, Split, Trogir … Everyone knows that Croatia is one of the world’s most popular sailing destinations.
16. Stand up paddling
When you run short of wind, take a paddle and go. Because of all we’ve said earlier Croatia is top destination for stand up paddling.
Cowboy Adventure is carefully tailored week-long program to liven your spirit and engage your body
The wildlife underwater is “breathtaking”. Transparency is much higher than in other seas, and is up to 56 meters.
Brač and Viganj, due to the excellent conditions they offer, are the best places in Croatia for wind and kite surfing
Faust, Croatian inventor from the 16th century, was responsible for the development of the parachute we know today! Today you can jump more or less the whole of Croatia. View of Velebit Mountain on one side and the islands on the other hand, is magnificent!
Croatia is, of course, perfect for paragliding. There are many landscaped paragliding airfield
22. B.A.S.E. jumping
There are many popular places for BASE jumping. Rock Anica Kuk in the Paklenica, Red Lake in Imotski, Klis above Split, numerous skyscrapers in Zagreb… and some jump in caves on Velebit
Robert Pecnik, Croat of course, designed the B.A.S.E. pouch, and special secondary pilot chute pocket with Velcro bridle attachment that allows for quick and clean pulls on base jumps with a wing-suit.
Zip Line on Cetina river in Croatia is one of most popular summer attraction in Omiš area
25. Adventure Motorcycling
Balkans or the so-called “Europe’s Mongolia” is a new top adventure motorcycle destination. Did we already say that Croatia was in the Balkans, or not?
All can be done within just 100 square kilometers!!!
When it comes to a huge variety of adventures within just over 100 square km Croatia is the best place for adventurism in the world. Croatia is a small country, much smaller then popular adventure destinations such as Africa, South America or Australia. However, when it comes to a huge variety of adventures within just over 100 square km Croatia is the best place for adventurism in the world. Get in touch and we will show you.