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Hiking week

Hiking through Dalmatinska zagora (Dalmatian hinterland), you will enjoy unique natural beauties of this karstic area: canyon of river Cetina, National park Krka, mountain Biokovo, mountain Kamešnica. You will get an insight into traditional way of life of native people, their cultural heritage and authentical gastronomy, sinjska alka (tilting at the ring)...
PRICES
  • Price from €665 per person for the trip
  • Room and half board included
  • Six hiking tours, one canoeing
  • Local guide included
  • Entrance fees for scheduled visits
FEATURES
  • Cities of Split, Trilj and Sinj
  • Village of Poljička Republic
  • Grab village and Grab mills
  • Tilurij – military camp of the 7th Roman Legion
  • Nature park Biokovo and Vošac peak
  • Mountain Kamešnica and village of Brljuša
  • National park Krka

Day 1.  Arrival / Split – Trilj

Transfer from the airport or seaport Split to the by mini-bus. Accomodation in double rooms and dinner. Meeting the guide and plan of the program.

Day 2.  Cetina's canyon

Bus ride (20 min) from hotel to Kostanje. Touring through lively villages of 'Poljička Republika' (Poljička Republic), you will get an insight into the culture of local people – desendants of 'Poljička Republika'. Meet rural households where the food is still being produced in natural way. Hiking through vineyards, olive groves and authentical villages that surmount the canyon represents special experience as well as getting down to and walking in canyon itself of ecologically clean Cetina. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.

Hiking – 3-4 hours – easy   Climbing 250 m   Coming down 450 m

Day 3.  Green hills of Trilj and Canoeing

Bus ride (10 min) to a remoted village Grab. Walking to the Grab's spring and 600 years old mills. Canoe ride to Trilj and horse stable with up to 15 horses where young people from Cetina prepare to be alkars. Afterwards we slowly climb up to the top of hill Gardun and archeological finding Tilurij – Military camp of the 7th Roman Legion. We get down to the wire-bridge in Trilj, we cross it over and hike along the path through green hills and vineyards to village Bravići where you can discover a unique and natural way of native's life. On rural household, a snack consisting of home made cheese and bread made under the bell. Slowly getting down to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Hiking – 3-4 hours – easy   Climbing 250 m   Coming down 250m

Day 4.  Nature Park Biokovo

Going along the mountain road to the top of mountain Biokovo ( Sv Jakov 1.726) where you will find a beautiful view of Dalmatinska zagora on one side and unique view of coast and islands on the other. We continue through valleys of Biokovo up to top Vošac. Small break. During the hiking we will enjoy in a stunning view of Makarska coast and middle Dalmatian islands. We get down to the village Makar where the tour ends. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. Hiking – 5 hours – average difficulty   Climbing 150 m   Coming down 1375m

Day 5.  Mountain Kamešnica (Croatian and Bosnia nad Hercegovina border)

Kamešnica represents natural border between Croatia and Bosnia and Hercegovina. It amounts in numerous vegetation species of extreme curative properties and purity and it is decorated by geotechtonical phenomenas such as karst sinkholes, caves and flats. Bus ride (20 min) to the mountain Vostane ( 800 m) up to village Brljuša (1450m) where we cross over into Bosnia nad Hercegovina. We continue by slowly getting down to Podgradine for 2,5 hours. Return by bus to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Hiking – 5 hours – average difficulty   Climbing 650 m   Coming down 730m

Day 6.   Free day / Trip to Split ( UNESCO protected)/ Horse riding

On your free day you can choose among some popular options. Visit Split, second largest city in Croatia, where  you can explore old town that grew from palace of roman emperor Diocletian. Old part of Split is listed as UNESCO world heritage site. You can also enjoy spending your time in nature because you can explore the area on the horseback, and enjoy in beautifull surroudings. This is a great way to see the country at a pace that allows you to experience it on a new and different way.

Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.   

Day 7.  National park 'Slapovi Krke'

Bus ride (50 min) to Skradin and enterance to National Park Krka. Hiking along the river to famous Skradinski Buk and 17 impressive cascades where river Cetina pours over into Prošćansko jezero (lake). Sightseeing of Šibenik at return. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Hiking – 2 hours – easy   Climbing 220 m   Coming down 220m

 

Day 8.  Departure / Trilj - Split

 After breakfast, departure transfer to Split Airport.