Get settled in Zadar, a city famous for its beautiful architecture and long history. The old town is full of historic sites like the Roman Forum and the St. Donatus Church. Take some time to walk along the Sea Organ and listen to the mesmerizing music it makes from the waves. Afterward, savor a traditional Croatian dinner and get ready for the start of your kayaking adventure.
Overnight in Zadar
Your adventure begins with an exploration of the city of Zadar from a unique perspective. Take a kayaking tour and see the old town from the same view that sea explorers have seen for centuries. Kayak around the waterfront and spot the incredible churches, palaces, and monuments that form part of the city’s rich history. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the sea, while admiring the beauty of the city from a different view.
Zadar Sea Kayak tour
On day 3, you’ll get to explore the stunning Dugi Otok Island. Hop in your kayak and paddle through the crystal clear waters, discovering secret bays and mysterious sea caves. Get up close and personal with the cliffs and shipwrecks, as you snorkel and take in the breathtaking views. End your day with a relaxing swim in one of the many hidden beaches and watch the sun set on your adventure. This will be an unforgettable experience!
Head south towards Split with a stop for a kayaking tour around the UNESCO-protected historic town of Trogir. Enjoy the beauty of the old town from the water and take a refreshing dip in the azure waters. Later in the evening, finish the drive towards Split, your base for the last few days of your Croatian kayaking holiday.
Overnight in Split
Trogir Sea Kayaking tour
Transfer to Split
Begin your time in Split by embarking on a kayaking expedition around the Marjan peninsula. Glide through the translucent waters of Dalmatia’s informal capital and marvel at the stunning vistas before hopping in the pebble-sand bays for some snorkeling. Spend the afternoon exploring the city and admiring the sights like the Diocletian Palace.
Marjan hill Kayaking tour
On the final full day of your journey, board a ferry to Hvar Island and enjoy a kayaking tour of the Pakleni Islands. Glimpse the stunning red rocks and secluded beaches, and cool off with a swim in the crystal blue sea. Afterward, explore the vibrant town of Hvar — a popular destination for the rich and famous. Take a stroll, savor the local cuisine, and enjoy some of the island’s renowned wine before making your way back to Split via ferry.
Ferry to and from Hvar island
Kayaking tour around Pakleni islands
Before you depart Split on the final day of the tour, you can make your journey to the airport more comfortable by adding an airport transfer service. This way, you can enjoy the remainder of your time in Split without having to worry about transportation logistics and have a stress-free farewell.
Exploring the Adriatic coast on these Croatia kayaking holidays is truly a unique and exciting experience. Imagine gliding through the crystal clear waters, getting up close and personal with the cliffs, shipwrecks, and secret bays, stopping from time to time to also discover the rich marine life below the surface.
The Adriatic coast is known for its stunning landscapes, and kayaking allows you to take it all in at a leisurely pace, allowing you to discover hidden gems that are not accessible by land. It’s a great way to escape the crowds and enjoy some peace and tranquility while enjoying the beauty of the coast.
With a focus on exploring the historic cities of Zadar and Split, as well as the stunning islands of Dugi Otok and Hvar, this itinerary offers a unique and exciting way to see the country. Not only will you get to kayak through crystal clear waters and discover various gems of the coastline, but you’ll also have the opportunity to visit UNESCO-protected towns and explore the vibrant culture of Dalmatia’s informal capital.
We designed our kayaking holiday in Croatia to make your experience as hassle-free as possible. We take care of everything, from booking your accommodations and activities, to arranging ferries, transfers, and even restaurant reservations. All you have to do is show up and enjoy the adventure.
If you have any questions or would like to inquire about our kayaking holiday in Croatia, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We’d be happy to help you plan your adventure.
If you prefer warm weather and swimming, the best time to visit is during the summer months of June to August. During this time, the temperatures are high and the sea is perfect for swimming and water sports.
If you prefer cooler weather and hiking, the best time to visit is during the spring and fall months of April to May and September to October. During these months, the weather is mild and perfect for exploring the national parks. And even better, there are fewer tourists crowding around the most popular spots.
Overall, the best time to come to Croatia for an activity holiday is when you can find the perfect balance of weather and activities that suit your preferences.
At our company, we prioritize flexibility and tailoring the tour to fit your specific needs. To achieve this, we work with a variety of high-quality accommodations that can be adjusted based on your preferences, budget, and availability. The accommodation you will be staying at will be confirmed prior to the tour and communicated to you in advance.
The weather can sometimes have an impact on the activities planned on our tours. In the event of particularly bad weather, we may need to cancel or alter the itinerary to ensure the safety and satisfaction of our guests. If a cancellation does occur, we will provide suitable alternatives or offer a partial refund. If you are worried about the weather affecting your trip, please reach out to us before departure to discuss any potential impacts.
Our activity holidays are designed to be enjoyable and thrilling, but they do require a certain level of physical fitness. It is advisable that all participants have a moderate level of fitness to fully engage in the activities and prevent any potential injuries. If you have any doubts about your fitness level, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We will gladly discuss your options and help you choose the right holiday for you.
Yes, we provide all the essential equipment needed for the activities on our holidays. This includes safety gear like helmets, harnesses and other protective equipment, as well as any specialized equipment that might be needed for a specific activity. However, before arrival, we will need to take your measurements to ensure proper fitting of the gear. We assure you that it’s only for your safety and comfort and we aren’t being intrusive.
For the activities on our holidays, we recommend that you bring a swimsuit and towel for any water activities, and comfortable shoes that are easy to move around in for hiking and cycling. Additionally, please bring comfortable clothing that is suitable for the activities you will be participating in.
Breakfast is included in our holidays, but we make sure to provide ample time and options for lunch and dinner. We will provide information about local dining options and make recommendations based on your preferences and dietary restrictions. We aim to let you experience the local cuisine and have a delightful dining experience during your adventure holiday. Therefore, please let us know if you have any questions or concerns.
Most of our activities are suitable for children who are at least 12 years old. However, in some cases, the minimum age may be determined by the child’s height or weight rather than their age. If you have any doubts about your child’s ability to participate in a specific activity, please feel free to ask us directly. We are happy to provide more information and assist you in choosing the right activities for your family.
For travellers that want flexibility and independence. We organize the holidays of your choice, but the adventure of getting around is all yours. You will get a fly & drive itinerary with activities, accommodations and travelling tips with full support of our team for any emergencies or concerns.
For solo travellers or travellers who wish to meet other like-minded souls, don’t want to stress about trip planning and would maybe like to enjoy some time on their own as well. You will be travelling with our tour leader in a small group of maximum 8 people in a comfortable van with accommodation, entrance fees and a detailed plan of activities arranged. For guaranteed tour departures we have a minimum of 4 people.
For travellers who want a holiday based on their preferences and needs. You don’t need to worry over itinerary planning or your next move, and at the same time you can enjoy the holidays at your own pace and take as much time on your own whenever needed. We take care of the entire organization and provide you with a professional guide, accommodation, transportation and plan of activities.