Join Croatia Unbound on a thrilling adventure vacation through the city of Split—a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its ancient architecture and rich history. Your travels take you through Split’s lavish regal history and into it’s more illicit past with visit to the pirate town of Omis. Explore the natural wonders of the Cetina river, Pakleni Islands and Krka National Park as you hike, paddle, cycle and zipline through Croatia.
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Welcome to Croatia!
Upon arrival in Split, make your way from the airport to your accommodations for the evening. Enjoy some free time to explore Split’s legendary sights!
Sea Kayak Marjan Peninsula
Enjoy a fresh breakfast in Split before driving a short distance to our put in site for today’s sea kayaking excursion. Set off for your paddle around Marjan Peninsula, with stunning views of shady pine forests, sun-soaked pebble beaches and enticing Mediterranean bays accompanying you. Take a dip and do some snorkeling in one of the sunny bays. After, enjoy your afternoon at your leisure.
Canyoning and Ziplining Cetina River
Get a shot of adrenaline today! After a hearty breakfast, set off to the soaring canyon of the Cetina river. Begin your morning with some canyoning before seeing the sights from above on a ziplining tour. After our day playing in the sun, return to Split for the evening.
Sail to Hvar, Sea Kayak Pakleni Islands
We trade yesterday’s canyons for the sea today. Start the day off with a ferry ride to Hvar, one of Croatia’s most breathtaking islands. Get a closer view of the coves and cliffs on a sea kayaking tour of the Pakleni Islands. This archipelago has many secret natural wonders you can discover as you paddle. After our sea kayaking excursion, you have plenty of time to see what wonders Hvar town has in store for you on your own before meeting the ferry for our return to Split.
Explore Krka National Park
Wake early and take off from Split toward Sibenik, where we tour the renowned Cathedral of St. James, a UNESCO World Heritage Site sure to make you photo-hungry. Our travels then take you to Krka National Park, best known perhaps for the impressive Skradinski Buk waterfall. As we explore, you have plenty of time to swim and enjoy a picnic lunch before we head back to Split late afternoon.
Bike Ride - Marjan Peninsula
Today you explore Split and the Marjan Peninsula from the best seat in the house: a bicycle seat. Cycle through the scenic byways and enjoy the legendary loop around Marjan Hill, from whose height you can soak in sweeping views of the town and the islands off the coast. After, stretch your legs and enjoy a leisurely afternoon full of whatever activities you wish.
Depart from the note to the Split airport. Our schedule today depends on your flight schedule so that you can enjoy a seamless day of travel.
Dates & Rates
These tours are semi supported - this means we will take care of all the logistics and accommodations as well as set up the daily tours and activities. Each day you will be collected for your next adventure meeting new guides and like minded travelers along the way. Evenings are free to do some personal exploring but our guides are always happy to point out fun things to do and great places to eat!
Prices above are based on 3* hotels but if you want something more luxurious we can arrange that at an extra cost.
• All activities as indicated on your itinerary
• All meals as indicated on your itinerary
• All accommodations as indicated on your itinerary
• Services of professional guides
• All necessary outdoor activity equipment
• Airfare to and from Croatia
• Gratuities for guides
• Items of a personal nature
• Drinks nd meals not expressly included
• Tour Extensions
FAQ & More
July and August are considered Croatia’s ‘season’. It is summer during that time, and tourism is in full swing. The weather is hot, the sea is blue, and the coast is at its best. The only drawback is that it is the peak of tourist season. Everything is busy in Croatia this during the summer and the crowds can be overwhelming. The weather in Croatia varies from the north to the coast. The north has a Continental climate with temperatures averaging around 77 degrees Fahrenheit in August. The coastal areas have a Mediterranean climate and the temperature can reach as high as 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The weather in May, June, September, and October will be milder, but some businesses may be closed.
You will need a passport that is valid for 6 months past the end of your trip, but a visa is not required for tourists who are on trips of less than 90 days.
The currency in Croatia is the Kuna, although some places will accept the Euro, you may get stung by the exchange rate. You can either exchange currency before you travel or get it from an ATM when you arrive, again watch for the exchange rate. Remember, it is never a good idea to keep a lot of cash on you while you are traveling, but in local shops and markets having some Kuna on you is helpful.
As long as we are aware of your dietary requirements in advance of your trip we can cater to these.
Depending on where you are traveling from, you may need to bring a power converter with you. The outlets in Croatia are 220 volt outlets. The US and Canadian standard is between 110 and 120 volts.
We use Prijon HTP sea kayaks. Some of the models we use are Kodiak, Seyak, Touryak and Poseidon. All kayaks are equipped with rudders. Neoprene covers, life vests, spry skirts and dry bags are provided. For day tours we use aluminum paddles while for the multiday programs we provide carbon paddles
If you are prone to sea sickness, make sure to talk to your physician before travelling for suggestions as to what will help. A natural and inexpensive way to combat sea sickness is ginger chews and acupressure bands.
For most of our hiking trips a good trail shoe is recommended - something with a good tread on the sole but lightweight in the heat. We provide walking poles for all our hikes if needed.
From road bike to mountain bikes. Depending of the program and activity, we will provide you right type of the bike suitable for the terrain. For our typical day trips we use hybrid bikes.