From the playful waves of the charming Adriatic seas to the dramatic landscapes in Istria, Croatia is simply a world class holiday destination. Its beautiful coast is a true gem that comprise of miles of pristine beaches as well as pleasant sunshine and dense greenery. You can choose to hike, do cycling, swim or visit various historic sites when you are in Croatia. And the best part? You can either visit these destinations alone or in a group with a guide or all by yourself.
Here is a guide of Activities for your Croatia vacation.
1. Swimming activities in Dalmatia
If you love swimming, then Croatia is the perfect piece of heaven for you. Strel swimming adventures will give you unmatched swimming experience that will last for a whole week. You can swim up to 4 kilometers daily in groups and with boats and swimming guides by your side. The swimming adventures include exploring the breathtaking rocky Islets as well as turquoise waters adjacent to Kornati National park. You will also enjoy the rare experience of plunging into the thrilling thundering waterfalls located at Krka National Park. It is an adventure that will linger in your mind for many years to come.
2. Cycling in Istria
The beautiful and dramatic landscapes, as well as quiet roads in Croatia, are making this country a top cycling destination. You can cycles from Rovinji up to Pula or from Umag to Porec when you are on the beautiful and serene west coast. Thereafter you can proceed further inland to the striking hill town of Groznjan and turn towards Motovun. The final lap will take you back to Pula. You can choose to cycle in groups with a guide to help you navigate the routes.
3. Sailing and boating in Adriatic seas
The Adriatic Sea has beautiful islands, coastlines, and offers panoramic views that can only be described as second to none. To get the best experience you need to rent a yacht and sail around the beautiful islands. As you sail around these islands you will be able to enjoy the timeless culture and history of the Mediterranean region. Most importantly is that you will get to enjoy the beauty of the clear, shallow, and charming waters of Adriatic Sea. You will be able to clearly see the bottom of the sea even when you are 15 meters away. Even better the water is warm and safe as it is not invested by poisonous jellyfish and sharks.
4. Rock climbing
If you love hiking and rock climbing then you are in for a real treat in Croatia. You will be able to explore high rocks in Marjan peninsular, Paklenica National park, and in the island of Ciovo. Professional guides will be available to guide you and ensure that you get to enjoy every bit of the rock climbing activity. Besides, there are tours that will provide transport, tuition, and other equipment that you may need.
Croatia provides a world-class destination for tourist who would want to have an experience that will last for a lifetime. It has many destinations that offer limitless activities that you can enjoy while you are in the country. The adrenaline packed activities to serene sightseeing are some of the things that make Croatia tick and make your vacation memorable.