This scenic cycling tour will take you from Croatia’s inland mountain region to the Adriatic coast through five national parks: Risnjak, Northern Velebit, Plitvice Lakes, Paklenica and Krka. Daily cycling routes are between two and five hours on easy to moderate terrain and leave enough time for relaxing in the evening. The accommodation is chosen carefully to reflect the local feel close to the key destinations, while the foodies will enjoy variations of continental specialities and sea food delicacies. Our skillfull and knowledgable guides will share with you insights on flora and fauna diversities as they change throghout the regions.
We will stay in a family run hotel on a river bank, charming Korana Village guesthouses and a hotel in a picturesque town of Skradin on Krka River. Our experienced local guides will avoid overcrowded destinations ensuring you get the most authentic and insightful experience.
|Sun||2||Cycling||Risnjak NP||Zvecaj Hotel||B|
|Mon||3||Cycling||Northern Velebit NP||Korana Village||BD|
|Tue||4||Walking||Plitvice Lakes NP||Korana Village||BD|
|Wed||5||Cycling||Barac Caves||Korana Village||BD|
|Thu||6||Hiking||Paklenica NP||Skradin Hotel||B|
|Fri||7||Cycling||Krka River NP||Skradin Hotel||BD|
Arrival in Zvecaj
Accommodation: 3*** Hotel in the Mreznica River area; Meals: D; Drive: 1h from Zagreb airport, 1.5 h from Rijeka airport.
Risnjak National Park and Kupa River Valley Cycling
Accommodation: 3*** Hotel in Mreznica River area; Meals: B (picnic lunch on your own); Activity: Cycling, 3-4 hours/ around 50 km, easy/moderate; Van ride: 1-1.5h each way.
Northern Velebit National Park Cycling
Accommodation: Private guesthouses in Plitvice Lakes National Park; Meals: B and D (picnic lunch on your own); Activity: Cycling, 3-5 hours/ 43 – 63 km, easy/moderate; Drive: 2 -3 h.
Walking The 16 Lakes Route
Accommodation: Private guesthouses in Plitvice Lakes National Parks; Meals: B and D (picnic lunch on your own); Activity: Walking, 4-6 km, easy; Drive: 10 min each way.
Countryside and Barac Caves Cycling
Accommodation: Private guesthouses in Plitvice Lakes National Parks; Meals: B and D (picnic lunch on your own); Activity: Cycling, 2 – 3 hour/ 30 km, easy/moderate.
Paklenica National Park Hiking
Accommodation: 3* Skradinski Buk Hotel in Skradin; Meals: B (picnic lunch on your own); Activity: Hiking, 4 hours, easy/moderate; ; Drive: 2h+1h.
Krka River National Park Cycling
Accommodation: 3* Skradinski Buk Hotel in Skradin; Meals: B and D (picnic lunch on your own); Activity: Cycling, 3 hours/30-40 km; easy/moderate.
Meals: B; Drive: Zadar 45 min, Split 1 h, Zagreb 3.5 h.
|adult||670 €||760 €||840 €||560 €||620 €||660 €|
|child||603 €||684 €||756 €||504 €||558 €||594 €|
|single||804 €||912 €||1008 €||672 €||744 €||792 €|
All prices are per person.
Low: May 16 – June 5; September 12 – 26
Intermediate: June 6 – 26; August 22- September 11
High: June 27 – August 21
|Departure dates 2020 - Saturdays|
Other dates on request.
- 7 nights accommodation
- meals as noted in itinerary (7xB=breakfast and 5xD=dinner)
- use of bicycles
- 6 days organized activities
- National parks entrance fees
- local taxes and river permits
- Saturday arrival transfer from Zagreb or Rijeka airport
- Saturday departure transfer to Zagreb, Zadar or Split airport
- skilled English speaking guide and assistance
- ground transportation
- drinks and meals not indicated in the itinerary
- tips and other personal expenses
Arrival airport: Zagreb or Rijeka
Departure airport: Zagreb, Zadar or Split
Arrival and departure transfers: several group transfers between the airport and destination depending on arrival/departure time. Arrivals after 6 pm may be subject to surcharge of 30 euros per person. If flying out of Zagreb please do not book a departure flight before 1 PM due to long driving time from the accommodation.
Maximum number of participants: 16 guests per group. Larger groups upon request.
Minimum age: 12 years if accompanied by parent(s). Single use rooms are available upon request with a 20% surcharge. Sharing a twin room with another person is possible in case there are other guests interested in sharing. Please note that each house in Korana Village has between two and four bedrooms, and that sometimes two rooms share one bathroom. You are free to bring your pedals, seat and helmet.