Croatia escape tour

Croatia escape tour

Day 1 Arrival – Zagreb
Accommodation in Hotel 3 *** in Zagreb. Dinner in Hotel
Day 2 Zagreb
After breakfast city sightseeing tour on bike. Zagreb by bike tour could also be called The Best of Zagreb! It is most popular Zagreb city tour, as it allows you to discover all of the major city sights in an easy and entertaining way, and in less than 2,5 hours. We venture through the Lower Town and Upper Town of Zagreb, visiting our National Theatre, Parliament and Government house, discovering Zagreb's green horseshoe, learning why we have a "big bang" every day at noon, what's so bloody about Bloody Bridge and who is stoned at the Stone Gate. You'll also get tips on the best shopping areas and restaurants, and finally, what's most important in Zagreb - the best places for coffee, beer or "rakija" (brandy).

Optional tour - Zagreb food tour
Four-hour walk through the streets of Zagreb, with our experienced food expert, will take you on a journey of flavours and aromas through the continental and coastal cuisine of Croatia. You will immerse into the fresh scents at the Zagreb oldest market-place Dolac, taste of soft and hard cheeses, traditional regional salamis, prosciutto and wine, eat typical savoury appetizer štrukli and many other treats. We’ll finish the tour with traditional Zagrabian festive lunch, cake and coffee in the bustling downtown, which will help you better understand the tradition, culture and lifestyle of locals.
Price - 75 EUR adults and 70 EUR kids (age 12-17)

Day 3 Zagreb - Gorski kotar - Crikvenica
Departure from hotel in Zagreb after breakfast. The Risnjak National Park (Narodni Park Risnjak) is located near the village of Crni Lug in the Gorski Katar Mountains.  These Gorski Katar Mountains are a spectacular landscape of green river valleys and forested hillsides and is a popular summer hiking destination. Risnjak National Park also has many other peaks that are great places for walkers and hikers, with 7 peaks over 1,300m high. Near the park entrance at Crni Lug there is an educational path called Leski that is a 4.4km circular path. Guided tour minimum 4 hours.
in the evening arrival in hotel in Crikvenica and dinner.

Optional tour - Rafting Kupa River
Guided by experienced instructors and animators, the participants will enjoy the river in rafting boat (for three-six people). Parts of the river (from the village Sedalci to Brod na Kupi), which are on our way are not dangerous, but consist of many surprises. We will pass 5 rapids upp to class III.  and some smaller. Each participant receives a complete equipment consists of the following: neoprene pants, neoprene boots, tight jacket, helmet and safety belt. On some rapids on the river we will float only in safety belts to make a complete adventure. On the way, there are mills, suspension bridges, the rich world of flora and fauna. Duration is between two and three hours (depending on water level of Kupa).
Price per person - 30,00 Eur, optional lunch 10,00 Eur per person

Day 4 Crikvenica - Pula - Rovinj - Crikvenica
After breakfast drive in direction Istra. Istra is the biggest Croatian peninsula. After arrival in Pula is organized snorkeling.
On this Snorkeling Adventure crew will take you on a FUN filled boat trip to the Pigeon’s cliffs and Muzil peninsula where you will have the opportunity to explore sea cave and underwater world just a few feet under the surface. We will provide you with all the gear you’ll need for your snorkeling adventure such a mask, snorkel and fins. Shortly after departure from Stoja we will anchor the boat near the reefs where your snorkeling adventure will start. Included: Snorkeling gear, Inflatable vest, Professional guide, Panoramic cruise, Drinks & Fruits, Underwater photos. Duration 3 hrs
After snorkeling visit with local guide towns Pula and Rovinj.

Day 5 Crikvenica - Porec - Crikvenica
Cycling trip 3 hours along old railway trick near Porec. Gentle hills, valleys and forests, small picturesque towns on hilltops framed by rivers - the beauty of Istria will surely take your breath away. One of the best ways to discover it is certainly by bike. Explore the former narrow-gauge railway line Parenzana, now turned into a cycling track which passes through some of the most beautiful parts of Istria. In the past, this railroad used to connect with the lands of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy, and served to send quality products from Istria to the imperial and royal courts. After cycling visit to Motovon and Groznjan.
In the evening return to hotel and dinner.

Day 6 Crikvenica - NP Plitvice - Vodice
Continue of the tour after breakfast. Visit of famous National Park Plitvice lakes. Plitvice Lakes is the oldest and largest national park in the Republic of Croatia. The lake system is comprised of 16 named and several smaller unnamed lakes, cascading one into the next. Due to the geological substrate and characteristic hydrogeological conditions, the lake system has been divided into the Upper and Lower lakes.

Day 7 Vodice - Split - Vodice
We will conclude the tour with sea kayak adventure in Split. The biggest city from both sides of Adriatic gives many opportunities for you to explore, not actually going far away from city center. Starting from the western side of the port your kayaking tour will proceed towards the southern side of Splits park-forest Marjan. Your tour along the coast will include the area of the Kastelet. Kayaking tour will also pass close to Maritime research institute and the bay of Bene and back with a drink at the area of the Institute. Paddling along the coast is to show you the touch of nature and Mediterranean architecture dominated with Diocletian’s palace that is under protection of UNESCO. Distance between start position and finish: 9 km. Kayaking equipment: Sea kayaks, paddles, life-jackets. Usually we use double sit on top kayaks, sit in kayaks are available on request.Fitness level: A low level of fitness is required. What to bring: Water, sunglasses, hat and sunscreen, swimming suites, dry clothes to change after the tour. After tour we will visit city of Split with local guide. Dinner in hotel.

Day 8 Departure
in morning hours after breakfast departure to airport Zagreb