Bespoke luxury multisport tour
Croatian coast luxury multisport tour is a private trip designed for families or group of friends who want to experience Dalmatian coast by bike, paddle board, kayak, foot, swim and snorkel! Enjoy the privacy of the yacht or sail boat and great itineraries developed by Meridien Ten!
Our local guides will show you beautiful cycling roads, ancient Greek, Roman and Venetian towns and monuments, World Heritage sites, hidden coves, local culture, wine cellars and great local cuisine!
Start your adventure tour in Dubrovnik, discover National Park Mljet, Marco Polo’s hometown Korcula, ancient Greek colony located on Island Vis, the last fisherman village Komiza and cycle along lavender roads of Island Hvar. Finish the tour in 1700-year-old emperor Diocletian’s Palace where nowdays town Split is located!
During this trip you will have billions of chances to refresh yourself in secluded bays of crystal clear Adriatic Sea, whether it is just a quick dip, paddle board tour or snorkel exploration!
Departure dates are at your disposal, while the tour price depends on type of yacht provided and services included.
Day 1 : Dubrovnik and Mljet
Meet your guides in the morning hours in Dubrovnik and enjoy coastal road shuttle to Peljesac peninsula! Discover the story about ancient city of Ston, its second longest fortified walls in the world and enjoy oyster tasting at one of the oldest salt works in the Mediterranean. Followed with oyster tasting board your yacht and toast to a great start of Croatian multisport tour on cruise to Island Mljet. Enjoy your first swim and paddle boarding in the National Park Mljet. It is the most southerly and easterly of the larger Adriatic islands of the Dalmatia region of Croatia. Dinner will be served in one of local fish restaurants!
Meals: oyster tasting, lunch, dinner
Activities: oyster tasting, swimming and paddle boarding (SUP) in National Park Mljet,
Day 2: National Park Mljet and cruise to Korcula
Today we will take our bikes and explore 2 salt water lakes located on the west side of the island. Mljet is the one of the most beautiful and greenest islands in Croatia. The green color reflects on the sea lakes and the views during our bike ride will be peaceful and magical! Ancient Greeks discovered this island, and in their culture it is believed Calypso nymph saved Odysseus life and they spend happy seven years together on Mljet. We will enjoy easy hike and discover where Odysseus’s and Calypso enjoyed before we get on our boat and depart for our next island – Korcula.
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Activities: bike ride 15-35 km, easy hike, swim
Day 3: Korcula
Wake up to watch the sunrise over the Adriatic while enjoying fresh breakfast. We’ll start the day with a coastal loop bike ride, discover villages where time has stopped long time ago and cycle to the fishing village of Lumbarda. Taste local specialty – GRK wine which grows only in Lumbarda area with homemade prosciutto, goat cheese and homemade pasta made by our hosts. Afternoon is at your disposal for water sport activities in the nearby turquoise sea lagoons.
Meals: breakfast, light lunch, dinner
Activities: bike ride 20-35 km, swimming, paddle boarding
Day 4: From Korcula to Vis
Today we cycle or hike west from town Korcula. Passing through miles of vineyards, we’ll stop to taste the famed local white wines and enjoy a picnic lunch. Enjoy dramatic coastline and charming villages before departure with your boat to Island Vis. During the afternoon hours we will have opportunity to enjoy water sport activities in one of many beautiful bays located on the east side of Island Vis.
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Activities: bike ride 15-30 km
Day 5: Island Vis and Blue Cave
Get ready to explore another amazing Island: Vis, ancient Greek colony from the 4th century BC. Discover one of the last fisherman villages in the Adriatic and learn about fishing tradition and culture. Taste culinary specialties and local wines of the island. We will visit Blue Cave on the island Bisevo where sun makes amazing effect passing through an underwater opening and illuminates the cave with a luminous blue light while objects beneath the surface shimmer in silver and pink. We will spend the afternoon discovering secluded beaches of Island Vis. Late afternoon departure for your next Island – Hvar!
Meals: breakfast lunch, dinner
Activities: bike ride 15-30 km, hiking or paddle boarding.
Day 6: Bike ride along lavender fields and Split town
Enjoy a relaxing breakfast before going on a bike ride along the lavender fields with stunning views on Dalmatian Island archipelago. Arriving in Stari Grad, you might want to explore cultural highlights of one of the oldest Greek towns and naval bases in the Adriatic. As we continue to cycle get ready to experience charming coastal and inland village, olive groves and vineyards before boarding your yacht and sailing to Split. Before dinner in Split, you will have time to explore Split’s unique cityscape moulded by centuries of diverse rulers, from the Romans and Byzantines to the Venetians and Austrians.
Meals: breakfast, light lunch, dinner
Activities: bike ride 25-50 km
Day 7: Split
This morning followed with the last breakfast aboard we will disembark from the yacht and enjoy guided sightseeing of 1700 years old Diocletian's Palace. Following the city tour we will provide a transfer to the airport or to your hotel, if you want to extend your stay in Split!
Contact us for pricing which depends on yacht included and group size!
Services included in tour price:
- Luxury yacht, gulet or sailing boat as per agreement
- 2 local, professional, and fun bike and hike guides
- Support vehicle with fruit, snacks, water and drinks
- All breakfasts, lunches and dinners (+ 1 cooking class)
- Great quality custom build touring bike (road, hybrid or tandem bike) , helmet and water bottle
- Snorkel equipment
- Paddle boards
- Rear rack bag for your personal items, towel, camera, bottle of wine or olive oil purchased along the way.
- Detailed maps and daily informational briefings
- Additional events such as wine, olive or oyster tasting, entrance tickets to National Parks and similar as per daily itinerary
- All transportation during the tour, from/to airports
Services not included in tour price:
- Travel and cancellation insurance
- Accommodation in Dubrovnik and Split
- Tips or any kind of gratitude
- Airport transfers
- Pre and post tour consulting and travel planning
- Sea kayak hire
- E-bike hire
During the 7 day cruise your base will be yacht or sailboat as agreed! You will spend 6 evening aboard. Please note we can customize this tour and provide accommodation in hotels!
Level of difficulty:
Easy to moderate! Since this is private tour we can accommodate your needs, whether it is easy and flat cycling or hard 80 to 100 km bike rides. We have guides who are personal trainers and nutrition adviser so you can have great active holiday while in Croatia.
- Discover most beautiful Dalmatian towns: Dubrovnik, Korcula, Hvar and Split
- Explore islands Mljet, Korcula, Hvar and Vis
- Fisherman village of Komiza
- National Park Mljet and Blue Cave on Bisevo
- Lavender roads of Hvar
- UNESCO site of Stari Grad plain on Island Hvar and 1700 years old Diocletian Palace in Split (Inscribed in World heritage list)
- Unique vineyards and wines of Korcula
- Great dining at unique locations
- Greek, Venetian, Roman and Croatian culture and history
- Great local guides
Number of nights: 6
Tour commences: Dubrovnik, Croatia
Closest airports: Dubrovnik airport (DBV),
From the center of town to the airport: bus or taxi (25 km)
By ferry: From Bari in Italy to Dubrovnik
Tour ends: Split, Croatia
Closest airports: Split airport (SPU),
From the airport to the center of town: bus or taxi (22 km)
By ferry: From Italy (Ancona) take the overnight ferry to Split.