Semi Supported tours

Hike and Kayak along the Dalmatian coast

Tour Start
Split

Type
Semi-Supported

Duration
8 D

Level
Level 2 - Recreational

TOUR INFO

Discover Europe’s best kept secret – The Dalmatian coast while hiking or sea kayaking. 

Experience historic towns with Greek, Roman and Venetian influence, unspoiled islands, dramatic landscapes and secluded bays! Start with your holiday in Split, where emperor Diocletian built his home, nowadays a palace inscribed in UNESCO World heritage list. Discover Islands Hvar and Korcula before arrival to Dubrovnik - the pearl of Adriatic! Enjoy our easy walking suggestions, guided sea kayaking tours and numerous swimming and snorkelling possibilities during your holiday! This tour is designed for those wishing easy but active holiday, for those who want to discover natural, historical and gastronomical wonders of this Mediterranean country!
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HIGHLIGHTS: 
 

  • Discover best of Croatian islands while walking, hiking and kayak!  
  • Visit Croatian historical towns: Split, Hvar, Korcula, Ston and Dubrovnik 
  • Lavender road of Hvar, wine area of Korcula and Peljesac secluded beaches of Dalmatian islands. 
  • Guided sea kayaking tour from Split and Hvar 
  • Local expertise 

GENERAL TOUR INFO: 
 

  • Number of nights: 7 
  • Tour commences: Split,Croatia. Start between 9 and 11AM (time can be adjusted) 
  • Tour ends: Dubrovnik, Croatia.  After breakfast 
  • Average daily hiking distance: 9 km. 
  • Road Surface: gravel roads, rocky coastal paths, cobblestone streets
  • Tour rating: moderate
  • Suitable for families: yes 


ITINERARY

  • 1
    Day 1

    1700 years old Diocletian’s Palace

    Upon your arrival in Split you will meet our representative and get familiar with the area! 
    We suggest taking a walk around the 1700 years old Diocletian’s Palace, now inscribed in UNESCO’s World heritage list before departing for a walk along Marjan hill, recreational venue for locals. If you arrive early enough, you should definitely check out the vibrant green and fish markets, which are one of the highlights of present-day Split. The locals in Split have their real homes molded in the old walls of the Palace and inside of it you will find numerous cafés and restaurants serving fresh Mediterranean food!

    Meals: breakfast 
    Activity:
     walking 9-15 km 
    Optional: swimming and snorkelling during the walking tour 
    Overnight: Split 
    Highlights: Split, Diocletian’s Palace, Marjan hill


  • 2
    Day 2

    Sea kayaking and snorkel discovery of Split

    Today you can decide whether you prefer morning or sunset season for a 4 hour scenic adventure around Marjan peninsula. This is a perfect paddling experience for all beginners, as we keep close to the shore. After an introduction in paddling techniques and safety, we’ll start on our way around the peninsula. As the scenery changes from secluded bays in shaded pine forests to pebble beaches, we`ll stop for a dip in one of the bays—a perfect location for snorkeling as well!  Explore the “wild side” of Split from the sea level perspective, just minutes away from buzzing city center!  Don`t forget to pack your swimming gear as we stop for a swim and snorkeling in one of Marjan’s secluded coves.

     

    Meals: breakfast 
    Activity
    : guided sea kayak 3-4 hours tour, snorkeling and swimming 
    Optional: visit of green and fish market in Split, walk along the historic center of Split
    Overnight: Split 
    Highlights: Sea kayak trip, Split 


  • 3
    Day 3

    Sleepy villages and south coast of Island Hvar

    Sip another coffee and enjoy the view during the ferry ride from Split to Island Hvar. Start your hike along rocky path at the top of the Island, discovering abandoned villages once famous for lavender oil production. Second part of the hike takes you along numerous hidden bays of Hvar’s southern coast where you might want to have a swim in the turquoise waters before reaching Hvar town’s famous “piazza”, or promenade with many historical buildings built in the Venetian times. 

    Meals: breakfast 
    Activity:  12 km walking 
    Optional: swimming, snorkeling 
    Overnight: Hvar town
    Highlights: abandoned villages of Grablje, coastal route to Hvar town, Hvar town


  • 4
    Day 4

    Sea kayaking Hvar

    After leisure breakfast you set off to the group of small islands called Pakleni Islands. The origin of the name goes back to old days when the islands were the main source of rosin for local shipbuilders. Today, just like then, the islands are covered with thick pine woods providing refreshing shade even during the hottest summer days. The route through narrow straits and along the islands reveals small hidden pebble beaches where you can enjoy the privilege of having, at least temporarily, a beach of your own, where you can swim, snorkel and relax. Returning back to Hvar town in the early afternoon hours.  

    Meals: breakfast 
    Activity
    : Sea kayak tour, guided 3-4 hours 
    Overnight: Hvar town
    Highlights: Sea kayak tour Hvar, Pakleni Islands


  • 5
    Day 5

    Island Korcula

    Today in the morning we suggest to climb up through a park and visit Spanjola fortress, for a great view of Hvar town, its harbor and surrounding islets! This fortress was built on the site of medieval castle, where you fill find collection of ancient amphorae.  Once back in the town of Hvar, you might want to check Renaissance Theater, built in 1612, which probably is the first theatre in Europe and Benedictine Monastery, where collection of laces woven by the nuns from dried agave leaves. Later in the afternoon you depart with ferry to the town Korcula town, where you will spend next two evenings. During the history, Korcula was chosen by Venetians as a spot to build their important walled city on the northern shores of the island. Therefore, nowadays, thanks to that, we have most magnificent walled Korcula Old Town still preserved and almost intact for centuries. 

    Meals: breakfast 
    Activity:
     walking 3 km
    Optional: swimming, snorkeling 
    Overnight: Korcula town 
    Highlights: Spanjola fortress, Korcula town, Island Korcula 


  • 6
    Day 6

    Walking the eastern part of Island Korcula

    This morning start your hike along the eastern part of Island Korcula. Today’s walk takes you along ancient villages, rocky paths dotted with cypress and pine trees, olive groves and aromatic Mediterranean vegetation. For lunch we suggesting tasting homemade pasticada or macaroni, as well as Posip; most famous Croatian white wine produced on this Island. In the afternoon, walk along narrow cobblestone alleys of old town of Korcula, where famous world traveler Marco Polo started his world journey. In the historic center of town you might want to check out Cathedral of St. Marko, built in Gothic and Renaissance style.

    Meals: breakfast 
    Activity:  walking 12 km or 23 km 
    Optional: swimming and snorkeling 
    Overnight: Korcula town 
    Highlights: Korcula town, east side of Island Korcula, pebble and sandy beaches, vineyards


  • 7
    Day 7

    Peljesac peninsula

    The morning begins with the short boat ride to Peljesac Peninsula and the town of Orebić. The town itself was founded in the 15th century as a part of the Republic of Dubrovnik (Ragusa). As it was famous for seaman and its maritime tradition, there are many charming stone houses (villas) of the once famous sea captains you can see even today in Orebić. Your hike starts from Orebić, going along the southern slopes of Mt. Ilija, where you will be passing by secluded vineyards, old Franciscan monastery and enjoying great views on Korčula and Pelješac archipelago. When you get back to the coast, you will be passing along the waterfront of Kučište, all way to Viganj, another laid-back Dalmatian village.
    Later this afternoon, you will make your way to the mainland. En route pass through Ston, where you will have to chance to discover the second longest stone wall in Europe, ancient salt works and the important role this area had in the 14th century for the Republic of Dubrovnik. After a short break, you will set off to the “Pearl of the Adriatic” – the town of Dubrovnik where you will spend the final evening on this trip!

    Meals: breakfast
    Activity: 9 km (+4km Ston walls)
    Overnight: Dubrovnik 
    Highlights: Peninsula Peljesac, Ston and Dubrovnik


  • 8
    Day 8

    Tour end

    Today after breakfast the tour ends. You might want to extend your stay in Dubrovnik and explore the historical sites along with magnificent wall that surrounds the old town!

    Meals: breakfast


MAP

Accommodation

Prices and Dates

GUESTHOUSE (B&B)  2020
PERIOD 01.04.-28.04. 29.04.-28.05. 29.05.-28.06. 29.06.-31.08. 01.09.-30.09. 01.10.-31.10.
Price per person 1.240,00 € 1.375,00 € 1.560,00 € 1.785,00 € 1.600,00 € 1.335,00 €
Single supplement when traveling with others 365,00 € 495,00 € 700,00 € 835,00 € 710,00 € 435,00 €
Single supplement traveling alone 675,00 € 840,00 € 1.005,00 € 1.140,00 € 1.020,00 € 745,00 €

The price includes: 

  • 7-day accommodation and breakfast 
  • Briefing with description of places you will be visiting en route, lunch options, marked map with options for shorter or longer route
  • All the ferry tickets and boat transfers 
  • 2 guided sea kayak tours
  • Luggage transfers
  • Detailed hiking maps 
  • GPS navigation for setup on mobile phones - (please note we do not provide mobile phone or phone adapter for the bike) 
  • Travel planning assistance, pre-tour information, pre-post tour hotel/travel reservations or suggestions
  • Carefree holidays experienced with the best adventure company in Croatia

 

The price does not include:

  • Travel insurance
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Airport transfers
  • Tips or any kind of gratitude 
CLASSIC (3* and 4* accommodation)  2020
PERIOD 01.04.-28.04. 29.04.-28.05. 29.05.-28.06. 29.06.-31.08. 01.09.-30.09. 01.10.-31.10.
Price per person 1.475,00 € 1.685,00 € 1.890,00 € 2.050,00 € 1.930,00 € 1.615,00 €
Single supplement when traveling with others 515,00 € 715,00 € 905,00 € 1.010,00 € 845,00 € 620,00 €
Single supplement traveling alone 820,00 € 1.025,00 € 1.230,00 € 1.315,00 € 1.150,00 € 930,00 €

The price includes: 

  • 7-day accommodation and breakfast 
  • Briefing with description of places you will be visiting en route, lunch options, marked map with options for shorter or longer route
  • All the ferry tickets and boat transfers 
  • 2 guided sea kayak tours
  • Luggage transfers
  • Detailed hiking maps 
  • GPS navigation for setup on mobile phones - (please note we do not provide mobile phone or phone adapter for the bike) 
  • Travel planning assistance, pre-tour information, pre-post tour hotel/travel reservations or suggestions
  • Carefree holidays experienced with the best adventure company in Croatia

 

The price does not include:

  • Travel insurance
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Airport transfers
  • Tips or any kind of gratitude 
PREMIERE (4* accommodation)  2020
PERIOD 01.04.-28.04. 29.04.-28.05. 29.05.-28.06. 29.06.-31.08. 01.09.-30.09. 01.10.-31.10.
Price per person 1.790,00 € 2.050,00 € 2.350,00 € 2.530,00 € 2.450,00 € 2.025,00 €
Single supplement when traveling with others 710,00 € 930,00 € 1.165,00 € 1.370,00 € 1.280,00 € 875,00 €
Single supplement traveling alone 1.015,00 € 1.240,00 € 1.470,00 € 1.675,00 € 1.590,00 € 1.185,00 €

The price includes: 

  • 7-day accommodation and breakfast 
  • Briefing with description of places you will be visiting en route, lunch options, marked map with options for shorter or longer route
  • All the ferry tickets and boat transfers 
  • 2 guided sea kayak tours
  • Luggage transfers
  • Detailed hiking maps 
  • GPS navigation for setup on mobile phones - (please note we do not provide mobile phone or phone adapter for the bike) 
  • Travel planning assistance, pre-tour information, pre-post tour hotel/travel reservations or suggestions
  • Carefree holidays experienced with the best adventure company in Croatia

 

The price does not include:

  • Travel insurance
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Airport transfers
  • Tips or any kind of gratitude 
EXCLUSIVE (4* and 5* accommodation) 2020
PERIOD 01.04.-28.04. 29.04.-28.05. 29.05.-28.06. 29.06.-31.08. 01.09.-30.09. 01.10.-31.10.
Price per person 2.415,00 € 2.695,00 € 3.315,00 € 3.370,00 € 3.335,00 € 2.710,00 €
Single supplement when traveling with others 1.305,00 € 1.580,00 € 2.025,00 € 2.080,00 € 2.020,00 € 1.585,00 €
Single supplement traveling alone 1.610,00 € 1.885,00 € 2.330,00 € 2.385,00 € 2.330,00 € 1.895,00 €

The price includes: 

  • 7-day accommodation and breakfast 
  • Briefing with description of places you will be visiting en route, lunch options, marked map with options for shorter or longer route
  • All the ferry tickets and boat transfers 
  • 2 guided sea kayak tours
  • Luggage transfers
  • Detailed hiking maps 
  • GPS navigation for setup on mobile phones - (please note we do not provide mobile phone or phone adapter for the bike) 
  • Travel planning assistance, pre-tour information, pre-post tour hotel/travel reservations or suggestions
  • Carefree holidays experienced with the best adventure company in Croatia

 

The price does not include:

  • Travel insurance
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Airport transfers
  • Tips or any kind of gratitude 

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