This active Balkan holiday allows you to immerse in the culture and the scenery of the region. You will discover Southeast Europe through various day adventures over a fun filled ten day period. Start in Dubrovnik and slowly travel north towards Slovenia.
This holiday tour visits some of the most interesting parts of Balkan region while keeping it active. Observe the spectacular Elaphiti Archipelago while you sea kayak in the clear, blue Adriatic. Raft and kayak on three different rivers: Tara, Zrmanja and Trebizat. Cycle in Krka River National Park and finally hike famous Plitvice Lakes National Park. This corridor is where the East and West meet. Spirits of the long-gone Ottoman Empire, Venetian and Dubrovnik Republic can still be felt at every step. Local food and wine, relaxed Balkan vibe and fun activities in secluded areas guarantee an unforgettable, authentic experience.
If you have time, consider adding a short Dubrovnik sailing break to your holiday.
|1||Arrival in Dubrovnik||Dubrovnik||Zaton Bay, Croatia||D|
|2||Sea kayaking||Zaton Bay||Zabljak, Montenegro||BD|
|3||Hiking||Durmitor NP||Zabljak, Montenegro||BD|
|4||Rafting||Tara River||Scepan Polje, Montenegro||BL|
|5||Canoeing & sightseeing||Mostar & Trebizat River||Ljubuski, Bosnia and Herzegovina||BD|
|7||Cycling||Krka NP||Skradin, Croatia||BL|
|8||River kayaking||Zrmanja||Korana, Croatia||BD|
|9||Walking||Plitvice Lakes NP||Postojna, Slovenia||B|
|10||Sightseeing & departure||Postojna Cave & Ljubljanja/Zagreb||B|
Arrival in Dubrovnik
Accommodation: 3* guesthouse in Zaton Bay; Meals: D.
Zaton Bay Sea Kayaking
Accommodation: 3* guesthouse in Zabljak area; Drive: 3-4h to Zabljak; Meals: B, D
Hiking Durmitor National Park
Accommodation: 3* guesthouse in Zabljak area. Hiking: 4-6 hours, Meals: B, D.
Rafting Tara River
Accommodation: huts at Scepan Polje campsite. Rafting: 3 hours, class III, moderate; Drive: 1h30 min to Scepan Polje; Meals: B, L.
Mostar Visit and Trebizat River Canoeing
Accommodation: 3* Ljubuski hotel; Canoeing: 1 h, easy¸ Drive: 3h to the Mostar, 1h to Ljubuski; Meals: B, D.
Accommodation: 3* Krka area hotel, Sightseeing: 3-5 h, Drive: 2h to the Split, 1h to Skradin, Meals: B, D.
Krka National Park Cycling
Accommodation: 3* Krka area hotel, Cycling and walking: 3-5 h, Meals: B, L.
Zrmanja River Kayaking
Accommodation: Korana village rustic homestay; Kayaking: 4 h, class II-III, easy/moderate; Drive: 1h10 to the Zrmanja River, 2h to Korana village¸ Meals: B, D.
Plitvice Lakes National Park Visit
Accommodation: 3* Postojna area hotel; Hiking: 4-5 h, easy, well marked paths; Drive: 3h 30 min to Postojna, Slovenia, Meals: B.
Postojna Cave Visit and Drop Off Ljubljana or Zagreb
Drive: Ljubljana 45 min, Zagreb 1h:30 min from Ljubljana; Meals: B.
This itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather conditions and forecasts, water levels, special events of interest, etc. Huck Finn 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. Huck Finn reserves the right to alter the itinerary without prior notice.
|adult||1490 €||1590 €|
|child||1341 €||1431 €|
|single||1863 €||1988 €|
All prices are per person.
Child discount valid for children aged 12 and under at time of travel.
Low: May 9 – June 26; September 5 – October 3
High: June 27 – September 4
|Departure dates 2020 - Saturdays|
- 9 nights accommodation,
- meals as per itinerary (9 breakfasts, 6 dinners, 2 lunches)
- activities and use of equipment (kayaks, bikes, rafts, canoes, bikes)
- transfer from Dubrovnik airport, harbour or bus station on arrival
- transfer to Ljubljana or Zagreb on departure
- local transfers throughout the tour
- English speaking tour leader and assistance
- Durmitor National Park entrance fee
- Krka National Park entrance fee
- Plitvice Lakes National Park entrance fee
- Postojna Cave visit
- local taxes and permits
- international airfare to/from Croatia
- items of a personal nature and gratuities to your guide(s)
- beverages and meals as noted in itinerary
This itinerary includes visits to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia and Montenegro. Please check whether you need a visa. If you need a Croatian or Schengen visa, you will require a double/multiple entry visa.
Arrival and Departures: Huck Finn includes two transfers with each trip. These are the transfers from and to the airport or harbor on the first and the last day of the trip. In case you are arriving a few days earlier or extending your stay after your trip with us, we will provide a group transfer from a meeting point in Dubrovnik to the starting point of the trip. The meeting point can be easily reached by public transport, boat or taxi.
Drop off is possible in Ljubljana around noon and in Zagreb after 2 pm. Airport drop off can also be arranged but we advise flights from Ljubljana after 2 pm and from Zagreb after 5 pm.
Maximum number of participants: 16 guests per group. Larger groups upon request.
Minimum age: 12 years if accompanied by parent(s).
Child discount: valid for children of 12 years of age if accompanied by an adult. One child enjoying discount shares parents’ room; two or more children can have their own room.
Accommodation notes: Single use rooms are available upon request with 20% surcharge. Sharing a twin room with another person is possible in case there are other guests interested in sharing. In Korana Village rooms are traditional and rustic and two rooms may share one bathroom.