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Tour de Islands of Croatia Cycling Boat Tour

Style:Group Difficulty: Easy Length:8 days

Join us on this incredible Islands of Croatia cycling boat tour.   Sail aboard a premium ship with spacious cabins and gourmet cuisine & wine, whilst enjoying stunning island cruising and amazing daily guided cycling on the beautiful Adriatic islands of Croatia.   This is the cycling trip of a lifetime that will create memories that will last forever.

This is a relatively easy tour in terms of cycling with an average 25-30kms per day – see the brief itinerary below.  You will cruise between the Croatian mainland and the stunning islands north of Split, and visit two National Parks and the islands of Central Dalmatia. The tour starts and ends from lovely Trogir.  Croatia has a beautiful coast with thousands of islands, reefs and bays. Numerous romantic ruins, charming hills, countless natural beauties and phenomena are waiting to be discovered. The list of highlights on this Croatian cycling tour is long, with just a few listed below.

You will sail aboard a premium ship with spacious air conditioned cabins, complete with private ensuite, lot’s of open public space for relaxing, reading and resting after your days’ cycling.  Meals on board are of a very high standard and are of typical Croatian cuisine.  There is also a bar on board perfect for that post ride G&T after a quick dip off the boat.  What a perfect way to end a day of cycling!

Your Croatia Cycling Boat Tour Inclusions

  • 8-day trip on a Premium ship with full crew looking after your every need
  • 7 nights in a double cabin below deck with shower/toilet (upgrade to upper deck available)
  • 4 x full board and 3 x half board meals included. Drinks bar available onboard
  • Daily guided cycling tours as described in the itinerary (English/bilingual guides)
  • Overview & maps for the daily tours (on board) if required
  • Entrance fees for guided visits to National Parks (group visits only)
  • Bed linen and towels supplied
  • Environmentally friendly cycling water bottle
  • Lightweight fair trade cycling t-shirt

 

2018 Tour Dates

There are 8 departure dates to choose from in 2018. Refer the calendar to the right for the latest availability and prices.  Alternate dates may be available upon request subject to variable pricing.

Islands of Croatia Cycling Boat Tour Additional Info

  • Single cabin supplement is $A750 below deck and $A1000 above deck.
  • Guests can elect to share a same sex cabin to avoid the single supplement subject to availability
  • BYO bikes are acceptable (just need to be less than 22kgs with any specific maintenance tools)
  • High quality Hybrid bikes are available at $A125 and can be ordered online when booking.
  • Quality E-bikes are available on all departures at $$A250 (limited availability).
Tour Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO protected old town of Trogir (near Split)

  • See Šibenik with its famous cathedral

  • Witness the famous sunsets from the Roman old city of Zadar

  • Feel the power of the incredible National Park Krka-waterfalls and

  • Admire the stunningly beauty of the Kornati Islands


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Itinerary at a glance   

Day 1 - Embark your ship at Trogir, first excursion to Rogoznica – a village on a small island. No cycling. Overnight

Day 2 - cycle from Rogoznica to Primošten then boat to the city of Šibenik to visit the famous cathedral and the lovely old town. On the cruise we pass the lower course of the river Krka following the river bend until we reach Skradin. In the port of the village we spend our night. Cycling distance 20kms

Day 3 - Start from gorgeous port village of Skradin by boat and on foot to the most famous part of the Krka National Park with its unique waterfalls. Then to Vodice, a well-known holiday town on the Dalmatian mainland to mount our bicycles for a round trip. Cycling 20kms.

Day 4 - Cycle from Vodice to Murter Island passing by old coastal villages, then the boat takes us on a cruise through the National Park Kornati, an archipelago in crystal clear water which is known for its rich aquatic realm. Our destination is the Nature Park Telašćica. In the evening a walk through the park leads us along the stunning cliffs of the island.  Overnight stay on the Island of Dugi Otok. Cycling 27kms.

Day 5 - Today we ride across the whole island, admiring unforgettable vistas of the islands in the deep blue sea. We meet our ship for a crossing to Zadar, which, for centuries, was the political, cultural and spiritual centre of Dalmatia. Our tour guide takes us on an extensive walk through the lanes of the lively and beautiful old town. Cycling 30kms.

Day 6 - Today we cycle the islands Ugljan and Paxman with constant views of the mainland and the ocean. Afterwards our boat cruises to the coral island of Zlarin. Cycling 33kms

Day 7 - Cruise to the island of Šolta. Olive and fig trees and farmland. The spicy smell of rosemary will follow us throughout the whole tour around the silent island until we reach the village Grohote. Our last cruise takes us back to Trogir. Here we have enough time to visit the world cultural heritage old town. After dinner it is time to say good bye to crew and travel guides.  Cycling 15kms.

Day 8 - Sad farewells and onward journey as you say good bye to your new friends and crew.

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