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Biking week

30-55 km long trails pass through unique natural eco environment of the valley of river Cetina, green hills of Trilj and clearings of the mountains Kamešnica and Mosor, and many springs, autochthonous villages, caves etc. Gea.Travel has 50 high quality mountain bikes, equipment and experienced guides – cyclists and complete infrastructure for organization of such tours (mini vans etc.)
PRICES
  • Price from €700 per person for the trip
  • Room and half board included
  • Five bike tours
  • Mountain bikes type Diamond Back with helmets
  • Bicycle tour leader
  • Entrance fees for scheduled visits
FEATURES
  • Cities of Split, Trilj and Sinj
  • River Grab and Grab mills
  • Rude spring
  • Village of Han
  • Monastery of Sinj Madonna
  • Mountain Kamešnica
  • Cetina Gorge
  • Lake Peruča and Hrvatačko field

Day 1  – Arrival / Split - Trilj

Afternoon arrival to Split and transfer to hotel. Check into the three star hotel. All comfortable rooms are outfitted with air-conditioner, satellite TV, mini bar, direct phone line and private bathroom.

 

Day 2   – Cetina country side > 50 km

The trail which starts through the green pastures in Cetina river valley in Trilj right in front of Hotel Sv.Mihovil is continued with a 3,5 km ride to a distant mouth of river Grab and the settlement Grab with famous Grab mills which are still producing homemade flour using the 600 years old technology. Mills’ sightseeing, a short break and refreshments with homemade doughnuts at host Iko’s, the miller. Ride continues to the trenches’ origins and then to the impressive spring Rude. After refreshments in village Han, we continue our ride through Glavice to the center of the Alka town Sinj, where at square we have refreshments and visit the Church and the monastery of Sinjska Gospa (Sinj Madonna). Afterwards, we have a short ride and visit Alka’s (tilting at the ring) horse-stable. After five kilometers, we come to river Cetina and as we continue our ride, we will be followed by a quiet river which slowly spirals through the field, surrounded by tall willows, poplars, with nearby mountain tops all the way to Trilj. Return to Hotel. Free time for resting or visiting Trilj.

 

Day 3   – Mountain Kamešnica tour > 40 km

Start with a hotel bus in front of hotel. Ride to 18 km distant mountain village Voštane. Clearings of the mountain Kamešnica are not as green as the hills around Trilj, but the ride through rarely populated authentic mountain villages and pastures will provide an almost mystic atmosphere. Rest and refreshments in a village household. Village inhabitants will gladly greet you and assist you in any way necessary. Visit to goat and sheep farm, tasting prosciutto in Pršutana at 1000 m altitude and refreshments in autochthons mountain village are included. Descent follows from the mountain through Rož to the Spring Rude then Grabskih mlinica (mills) 600 years old water-mills. The trip continues along Trilj hills all the way to the hotel.  Dinner and overnight in hotel.

Day 4   – Green hills of Trilj > 35 km

Start in front of hotel using the marked international hill and biking trail, where professional bike races are traditionally held. The trail is adjusted for tourist groups. Let yourself go and ride through the green hills and vineyards, discovering simple and natural way of life of the locals. Visit to small village households which still produce food the natural way. You can pay refreshments from domestic prosciutto, cheese and bread under the bell in village household in village Bravići. After visiting horse-stable with 20 horses where young Cetina men train to be the future tilters at the ring, we ride to the top of the hill Gardun and archeological site Tilurij – Military camp of VII Roman Legion. We slowly descend to the suspension bridge in Trilj, which we cross and arrive to hotel. Dinner and overnight in the Hotel.  

 

Day 5   – Cetina gorge > 40 km

Start in front of Hotel on a green valley trail full with vineyards all the way to Strmendoc, then across the hill to village Klarići. Following is a 10 km easy ride and a short descend to Cetina gorge, crossing over a wooden bridge. For those more experienced, there is ascending towards the cave Vranjača. After ascend to the cave, we ride for 10 km on a road under mountain Mosor through autochthonous stone villages. This area is a stone monument which nature and locals shaped in its unique beauty and local architecture. After a short break and cave sightseeing, we continue towards Trilj, where we cross a suspension bridge and continue to hotel.Return to Hotel. Dinner and overnight in Hotel.

 

Day 6    – From the spring trough Cetina valley > 51 km

We take the hotel bus to the trail which begins at impressive spring of Rijeka, located 48 km from Trilj. The ride starts from the spring and continues on a beautiful Vrlika field along old Croatian church of sv. Spas (St. Savior), down macadam along Lake Peruča. The ride continues along the river through Hrvatačko polje (field) where short break are organized at a village household. Ride to town of Sinj with an organized visit to the Museum and monastery of Sinj Madonna, horse-stable of the tilters at the ring and return to Trilj.  Return to Hotel. Free time for trip to Split or Sinj. Dinner and overnight in hotel.

 

Day 7   - Free day / Trip to Split ( UNESCO protected)/ Horse riding or Rafting

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.You can also enjoy rafting on river Cetina. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.

Day 8  – Departure / Trilj - Split

After breakfast, departure transfer to Split Airport.

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