Mountains to islands MTB tour Croatia

Two amazing islands, one beautiful mountain, canyon of Cetina river , Split-capital of Dalmatia, ancient towns and villages and many many more is to be explored in this MTB package.

Price from: 1099

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Tour Summary

Explore Croatia’s mountains, coastline and islands on this spectacular MTB tour!

You start by discovering still unknown Dalmatian hinterland on beautiful mountain of Kamesnica by riding an exciting gravel road and carriage ways. After descending to coast through amazing Canyon of Cetina River you’ll head to Town of Split and then cross the channel to Islands Brac and Hvar. Cycling the islands you’ll go through olive and vineyard fields, you’ll be passing sheep’s and donkeys and ride on thrilling carriageway near waterline.

Tour highlights: Dinara & Kamesnica mountain, Cetina river and canyon, Town of Split, Brac island, Island of Hvar, beautiful unbeaten tracks and carriage ways.

Day 1: Cetina river & Dinara Mountain

Road: Combination of gravel / asphalt / grass

Transfer from Split to Cetina Spring from where our cycling adventure starts. Round cycling in spring area of Cetina river combining paved and carriage way. Later we take northern side of Peruca Lake till Dabar village and towards G. Bitelic from where we will take paved road till another rivers source of Rumin. Later we descend to Cetina river and take river path till town of Trilj.

Accommodation: 3* Hotel in Trilj

 

Day 2: Kamesnica Mountain

Road: asphalt / paved / carriage way

From Trilj you’ll have short transfer to south side of Kamešnica Mountain from where you will start. From Vostane you will descend to source of Ruda river combining paved and gravel. During the ride most probably, you will get to see herd of sheep and shepherds watching over them. Later we pass small river of Grab on our way to Trilj.

Accommodation: 3* Hotel in Trilj

 

Day 3: Cetina River area (Trilj to Split connection)

Road: asphalt / gravel

Today we will explore Cetina area and villages through forest parts and having great view on canyon. After early morning start from Trilj in direction of north taking on gravel road to village of Roguljici.

Then we take low traffic county road for 10 km till village of till village Blato na Cetini. Afterwards  we are on gravel till Cetina river. We pass small villages of Smolanje, Ostrvica, Gata  while uphill cycling on gravel road. After uphill we are on great gravel downhill on a carriage way till river of Zrnovnica where we can organise a pick up and transfer to Split or you can take state road and go to Split by your self.

Accommodation: 3* Apartment in Split

 

Day 4: Island Brac

Road: asphalt/lots of gravel/asphalt

Ferry transport from Split to Supetar.

In Supetar you’ll start cycling to Sutivan on a coastal path riding just near the sea on combined paved and gravel road, after which you ascend to Donji Humac situated in the middle of Brac Island. On half of the way you have a nice view point Nature park Sutivan where is also restaurant and zoo. Trail is dry and rocky with the open view on Brač channel and mainland mountains Mosor, Omiska Dinara and Biokovo. You will continue cycling to Nerezisca from where you will descent to Milna village on the west side of the island finishing your day on the sea. First section from Nerezisca to Dracevica is fast and easy gravel road. Most of the last section from Dracevica to Milna is steep and rocky single-track which is technically demanding but instead is possible to take a paved road.

Accommodation: 3* apartment in Milna

 

Day 5: Island Brac

Road: asphalt/gravel

From Milna we will take asphalt road to do the uphill till beautiful village of Lozisca and then after to Nerezisca. After Nerezisca we take gravel road for 10km till asphalt road which will take us to biggest attraction of the island Golden Horn beach and town of Bol. Road till Bol is amazing ascent with magnificent views on vine yards along the way, Island Hvar and Vis, and town of Bol beneath us.

Accommodation: 3* apartment

 

Day 6: Island Hvar

Road: asphalt/gravel

Early in the morning you will have a 30-min. boat transfer from Brac to Hvar in Basina bay.

First, we will have a ride across Ager-UNESCO protected plain, founded by ancient Greek when arriving on Hvar in 3century BC. Vrboska or small Venice  is next in our way after which we take gorgeous costal path till Jelsa. Then we climb up till small inland villages of Svirce, Dol, Pitve where you can enjoy olive tree farms, authentic architecture and nice down hill ride till asphalt road which will take us to oldest town in Croatia – Stari grad

Accommodation: 3* apartment in Stari grad

 

 

The tour is available from March until November.

We recommend taking the tour during thee best times of the year for this tour which are March, April, May, October & November.

Please contact us for exact departure dates.

 

The tour price depends on the tour period and group size and starts from 1099€.

Please contact us for more details.

Our package includes Muesing Petrol 3 double-suspension mountain bikes made in Germany with high quality components.

MTB Croatia tour

Fork: Rock Shox Reba RL 130mm Solo Air

Rear Shock: Rock Shox Monarch RT3

Groupset: Shimano SLX 2×11

Derailleur: Shimano XT 11 Shadow

Brakes: Shimano BRMT400

Attachments: Müsing

Saddle: Selle Italia X3

Bike wheel: Rigida Taurus / Shimano Deore

Tyres: Continental wired-on tyres

 

We provide helmets, but we recommend that your bring your own for your comfort, fit and safety.

Any additional safety gear (gloves, pads, etc.) should be bought by clients as per his own wishes.

 

Those that prefer to bring their own bikes, no problem – contact us for information on the package discounts.