This activity holiday thoroughly explores the stunning Mreznica river canyon & Plitvice Lakes region.
START / FINISH - Zagreb
Activity code: CRHK05
Difficulty: Activity level: moderate
(average level of fitness).
Duration: 8 Days
This fun-packed holiday is a multi-activity week taking take you along the Mreznica and Una Rivers and through Plitvice National Park. You will have opportunity to explore this unique area on foot, by bike, on a Stand up Paddle Board (SUP) and from a kayak and raft. Our guides will seize every opportunity to steer you away from the busy everyday life ensuring a truly memorable experience which you will cherish for many years to come.
During this trip you will be accommodated in a family-run, 3* hotel on the bank of the Mreznica River. The restaurant overlooks an old mill close to a small waterfall and serves freshly caught fish, as well as home-grown vegetables. All rooms are equipped with en suite bathrooms, TV, mini bar, telephone and have Internet access You will experience true local hospitality.
What activities are included ?
River kayaking, hiking, rafting, cycling and swimming are included in the program as everyday activities and are suitable for all ages with a moderate degree of fitness and swimming ability. The rivers are friendly – they have pleasant temperatures in summer and they are not dangerous or physically too demanding.
- Any date between May 15th and September 25th
- Preferably saturday start day
- Other dates upon request
Activity level: Trips are designed for flexible, energetic people who like to be active and have a spirit of adventure and a positive attitude. The daily program is a combination of kayaking, walking, swimming, sightseeing and exploring. You can expect to paddle about 10 miles a day (four hours), but our schedule is very weather dependent. Previous kayaking experience is recommended, but not required.
Minimum age: 8 years - 8-12 years only if accompanied by parent(s).
Meals: The meals tend to be fairly heavy on the meats, breads and pastries, pastas and dumplings. If you have special dietary needs, please let us know as soon as possible. Vegetarian diets can be accommodated but we recommend that you bring along with you some of your favourite protein snacks.
Weather: The summers are typically warm and sunny. From May to October temperatures are comfortable for hiking, paddling, and swimming. Rain is always a possibility in Croatia so it is essential to bring adequate rain wear and a jacket in case of inclement weather.
Group size: Min 4 – Max 16 per group; larger groups are on request.
NB. This itinerary can be subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather, water levels, special events of interest, etc. Our guides and tour leaders will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience for you without compromising safety at any time. This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk which could be caused by exceptional situations.