Rivers by the Sea
It doesn’t get better than this active holiday!
Croatia active trip Rivers by the Sea is a well-balanced mixture of activities. It includes rafting on the Cetina River and kayaking down the Zrmanja River. Also trekking in the Paklenica National Park and cycling in the Krka River National Park. While trekking and cycling you will pass next to the most beautiful sceneries of karst formations. Kayaking down rapids of exotic river canyons and rafting through jungle-like forests will offer impressive sights as well as refreshment.
Croatia active trip, a journey through time
This great Croatia active trip, is based in a small picturesque town of Skradin. It is a unique town on the very edge of the Krka River National Park. The town is famous for its turbulent, 6000 years old past. It is one of the oldest Croatian towns. Which has begun writing its history since the time of the Illyrians. It received its name during the Roman rule, Scardona. After the Roman Scardona had been ruined and robbed to the very foundations. Therefore the Croats rebuilt the town. And named it Skradin. Today it is an attractive tourist destination with an authentic stone town core. It’s location is in Central Dalmatia. Within a region known for its long beaches and pine woods.
Day 1: Arrival to destination – Skradin
Day 2: Sea kayaking Zlarin Island
Day 3: Cycling Krka National Park (Skradinski Buk and Visovac Island)
Day 4: Kayaking on the Zrmanja River
Day 5: Optional trip day
Day 6: Trekking NP Paklenica
Day 7: Rafting on Cetina River
Day 8: Departure
Arrival to destination – Skradin town
Meals: D; Van drive from airport: Split 1:30 min, or Zadar 45 min
Sea kayaking Zlarin Island, optional visit to Šibenik
Meals: B and D (lunch on your own); kayaking: 4 -5 h;
Cycling day in NP Krka River and visiting Visovac Island
Meals: B and D (lunch on your own); cycling: 4-5 h, moderate - van support if needed
Kayaking on Zrmanja and Krupa Rivers
Meals: B and D (lunch on your own); Van drive: 45 min; kayaking or rafting: Class II-III rapids, 4-5 h
Optional trip day
(Please note that the optional trip will incur an additional charge of approx. 50€ per head, payable on site, and is dependent on suitable weather conditions. The price is based on a min. of 4 participants.)
Meals: B and D (lunch on your own)
Trekking in the NP Paklenica and sightseeing Zadar town
Meals: B and D (lunch on your own); Van drive: 1:15 min; hiking: 3-4 h; Sightseeing Zadar: 2 h
Rafting Cetina River and visit Split or Trogir town
Meals: B and D (lunch on your own); Van drive: 1h30; rafting: class II-III, 3 h;
Meals: B; Van drive from airport: Split 1:30 min, or Zadar 45 min
Note on Itinerary:
This itinerary is subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather, water levels, special events of interest, etc. Raftrek Guides and Trip Leaders will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience for their clients without compromising safety at any time. This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk which could be caused by exceptional situations. Raftrek reserves the right to alter the itinerary without prior notice.
Min 4 – max 16 people per group; larger groups are on request. Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. In case the minimum number of participants is not met but the guest/s still want to do the trip, the price increases by a percentage depending on the final number of participants.
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The 3* hotel Skradinski Buk is located in Skradin, only 300 meters away from the coast. Skradin is the official boat entrance to the Krka River National Park. It is perfectly situated for exploring nearby sites of interest in Sibenik-Knin County. You will be accommodated in completely renovated and refurbished rooms, equipped with air conditioning, mini bar, satellite TV, telephone and bathroom.
Please check with us before purchasing your airline tickets to ensure your trip has the necessary minimum number of participants required to operate. Early arrivals / Extended stay notes – we include two transfers with each trip. These are usually the transfers on the first and the last day of the trip. In case you are arriving a few days earlier or extending your stay in Dubrovnik after your trip with us, we can provide additional airport transfers.
Meals tend to be fairly heavy on the meats and sausages, breads and pastries, pastas and dumplings. If you have special dietary needs, please let us know as soon as possible. Vegetarian diets can be accommodated but we recommend that you bring along with you some of your favorite protein snacks.
- All prices are per person in EUR.
- Minimum age: 8 years if accompanied by parent(s).
- Children discount is valid for children 8-12 years of age if accompanied by an adult. 1 child enjoying discount shares parents’ room, 2 or more children can have their own room.
- Single use rooms are available upon request, with 20% surcharge. Sharing a room with another person of the same sex is possible.
|double||790,00 €||710,00 €||620,00 €|
|child||711,00 €||639,00 €||588,00 €|
|single||948,00 €||852,00 €||744,00 €|
**NOTE: The prices are fixed in euros. This conversion is for comparison purposes only. The exact price in dollars or pounds is calculated on the day of booking according to the exchange rate of the Croatian National Bank.
High Season: June 30 – August 24
Intermediate: June 2-June 29, August 25-Sept 14
Low Season: May 19-June 1, Sept 15-Sept 28
- 7 nights in double/twin room
- meals as noted in itinerary (7xB=breakfast and 7xD=dinner)
- use of kayaks, bicycles, paddles, life jackets, helmets
- 5 days of organized activities
- neoprene shorts and booties or sandals in case of cold weather
- NP entrance fees
- Saturday transfers from/to Split and Zadar airport, bus or train station
- skilled bi-lingual guide and assistance
- ground transportation (private transport throughout)
- local taxes
- international airfare to/from Croatia;
- alcoholic beverages and lunches or picnics as noted in itinerary
- items of a personal nature and optional gratuities to your guide(s).
- optional trip on day 5, but it can be booked and paid on spot.
Cancelation made by Raftrek
In the unlikely case of extreme weather conditions, Raftrek Adventure Travel will reschedule the activity for a day or two prior or after the date booked, if possible. If the rescheduling is not possible, the payments will be refunded in full. Read more – Terms & conditions.
Staff & Experts
Raftrek Guides and Trip Leaders will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience for their clients without compromising safety at any time. This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk, which could be caused by exceptional situations.
Weather – the summers are typically warm and sunny. From May to October temperatures are comfortable for hiking, paddling, and swimming. Rain is always a possibility in Croatia so it is essential to bring adequate rain wear and a jacket in case of inclement weather.
Questions – Feel free to call us at 0038516521666, if you still have any questions or concerns. We’re here to help you. For further information on FAQ please visit our website www.raftrek.com
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