Zrmanja Canoe Safari
The right choice for you
If you like being outdoors and active, whether it is your first time holding a paddle or you are a canoeist with certain experience, Kayaking Zrmanja River is the right choice for you. Upon your arrival, the guides will help you with the preparation. You will get a waterproof barrel for your picnic, towels, water, sun cream, camera or any other personal item. Once you are ready, we will give you a life jacket, a helmet, a paddle (a neoprene suit and a rain jacket in case of colder weather) and in no time we will turn you into a professional-looking canoeist. Your trip leader will give you safety instructions and teach you how to steer the boat and you are off!
Paddle through rapids
On the first part of the Kayaking Zrmanja River trip, which is calmer, you will get to practice your steering and paddling skills and just by the time you get hungry, we will take you to the beautiful Krupa River for a self-brought picnic and swimming break. After you’ll paddle through rapids, go down waterfalls, swim and witness the beauty of nature at its fullest. Kayaking Zrmanja River trip ends in Muskovci village and once you change into dry clothes, we transfer you back. No previous canoeing experience is needed. Even children from 6 years of age, accompanied by parents, can participate. We use two-person sit-on-top canoes which are easy and safe to navigate. Don’t forget to bring a swimsuit, shorts, a T-shirt, water shoes, dry clothes to change into later and prepare your picnic and water because it is not possible to buy them at the starting point.
10:00 – arrival to meeting destination – Kaštel Žegarski village
10:35 – preparing for the trip and safety instructions provided by the trip leader
10:45 – starting the trip
12:00 – swimming and jumping at big waterfall
13:00 – continuing down the river
14:30 – finishing up the trip and transfer to meeting point
15:30 – departure
Min 2 – max 30 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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- shorts or bathing suit and a hat,
- T-shirt and sandals (or sport shoes),
- sun cream,
- water and snack (optional)
Equipment: We use two-person sit-on-top kayaks which are easy and safe to navigate. You will get a life jacket, a helmet and a paddle, plus long neoprene suit and a rain jacket in case of cold weather. Waterproof containers are available for personal items.
Raftrek Adventure travel is not responsible for the loss or damage of your personal items.
Please note that rafting boats are used in case of high water levels.
Rafting season is usually from: April 15 – June 16, Sept 30 – Oct 27
Kayaking season is from: June 15 – Sept 29
Adult 38 Euro.
Children discount is 50%.
- All prices are per person in EUR.
- Minimum age: 6 years if accompanied by parent(s).
- Children discount is valid for children 6-12 years of age if accompanied by an adult.
- Group discount: valid for groups of 20 and more.
**NOTE: The prices are fixed in euros. The exact price in dollars or pounds is calculated on the day of booking according to the exchange rate of the Croatian National Bank. All prices are per person.
Every day from June to September; weekends from April to October.
Other dates on request.
*Please check the availability for certain dates before planning the excursion by contacting us.
- English speaking guide,
- use of necessary equipment,
- secure parking for personal cars at the start point,
- return transfer from end point back to your personal car
TRANSFER – on request; an additional cost is calculated per person depending on the pick up point, from 15 € per person.
LUNCH – You can make reservations for lunch before we start the trip, from 10 € per person.
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.
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