Sailing & Multi Activity week | 7 days

Sail around the Croatian islands in sailboat and enjoy in activities such as sea kayaking, cycling, hiking.

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Hop between islands with a sailboat and enjoy sea kayaking, cycling, hiking. Groups from 4-8 with easy to moderate difficulty level.

Tour Summary

Have a multi-adventure tour in Croatia and experience its dazzling coastal towns, stunning coastline and crystal clear sea. Having a sailing boat as our home we will sail between Dalmatian islands Brac, Hvar, Vis and Solta. Once on the islands, we will explore them while sea kayaking, hiking or cycling.

You will get to explore sensational Croatian coast by sea kayak paddling the shore of Brac, Hvar and Vis islands. Visiting beaches, cliffs and caves that are possible to approach only by a sea kayak. Moreover, you will get to cycle across Hvar island and explore stunning coastal towns and charming quiet villages such as Hvar, Stari grad, Pitve, Brusje etc. Vineyards, olive fields and spectacular hill views will enrich our bike ride. Visits to Croatian natural phenomenon Blue cave on Bisevo islands and historic places like Blaca hermitage on Brac will additionally spice up the adventure.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Historical towns such as Komiza, Hvar, Bol
  • Stunning Hvar and Vis islands coastline with cliffs, caves and lonesome beaches
  • Blue cave visit
  • Hvar wine hills and traditional old villages
  • Blaca hermitage
  • Golden horn beach

TOUR STYLE

The trip will include all necessary gear for paddles, walks, snorkelling, cycling and sailing. All activities are optional (take a day off at any time). The motorboat will accompany each paddle, so you can opt-out if you’ve had enough. Our base is 10-12 meter sailboat (depending on the group size), a well-appointed vessel with 2 person cabins, toilets, kitchen. Groups size is from 4 – 8 pax. However, in the case of bigger group different boat style and size are available upon request.

The following itinerary should be taken as a guide only. It can be changed due to the unsuitable weather conditions. Our objective is to deliver the best possible experience for you and better options may present themselves as we go. Activities each day will last from 3.5 to 6 hours and include breaks.

Red Adventures friendly and professional guides will lead you through this multi-adventure tour and make sure you have a holiday in Croatia form your dreams!

Day 1(Split - Milna bay)

Our guides will meet you in Red Adventures office. After briefing you will have a short transfer to a place where a sailing boat will be waiting for us. Still to load your luggage and of we go. Our first destination is Brac island and deep Milna bay. There we have an afternoon kayak paddle in the bay where we will also fit our kayaks. It’s important to do this properly so you can enjoy your kayaking in the next days. Deep and protected bay of Milna will be a perfect shelter for a first-day kayak and for you to get in the hang of the kayaks. Later in the afternoon we will moor in the village for the night. A charming Milna village provides a really nice walk and exploring the village is really interesting. In the evening the town gets lively so you’ll get a  chance to grab a drink or an ice cream with a beautiful sea view.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Activity: Sea kayaking

Day 2(South Brac kayaking & hiking)

Breakfast on board and a boat cruise from Milna to the south side of Brac. Then enjoy a relaxed morning paddle to the southwestern shore of the island and its numerous uninhabited small bays with turquoise water and little pebble beaches. Midday we’ll take a break for lunch and walk to the Blaca desert, where we’ll see a monastery founded by the Glagolitic priests from Poljice, when they were fleeing from the Turks around 1550. The monastery was turned into a museum in 1963. Afternoon paddling to Bol, the island’s oldest settlement, you’ll see luscious grapes waiting to be picked. Overnight in Bol and one of the best known beaches in Europe, Zlatni rat. It changes shape with the winds and tides and juts out into a perfect azure sea. Zlatni rat is a well-known windsurfing and kitesurfing destination. Bol is a charming coastal town with a great seafront promenade and lots of old traditional streets. A perfect place to explore the Dalmatian architecture and enjoy Mediterranean summer vibes.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Activity: Sea kayaking, Hiking

Day 3(Hvar Island cycling)

Breakfast and short boat ride to Hvar Island. Bike through beautiful countryside to Ager Fields, a UNESCO World Heritage site where there are tranquil small villages like Pitve, Vrisnik and Svirce, surrounded by olive tree farms, lavender fields and vineyards. Then to the town of Stari grad founded 2400 years ago by Greek explorers and the village of Brusje, with its spectacular view on the open sea and surrounding islands. Alternatively, in case you don’t feel like cycling, a sailboat will take you around the island to Hvar town to meet the others.

When reaching Hvar town you will be able to relax and explore one of the most beautiful towns on the coast. Afternoon you can use to walk along the promenade or climb up to the Napoleon fort from where you’ll have amazing views on Pakleni island archipelago, islands stretching just in front of Hvar.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Activity: Cycling & walking
Day 4(Hvar southern shore)

After a  short cruise, we start today’s kayaking tour from the secluded, picturesque bay of Milna. Gorgeous views all the way. Amazing cliffs and lonesome beaches will leave you breathless. Brake in a small bay of Dubovica, you can have a coffee in a traditional country house overviewing a gorgeous pebble bay. In the village of Sveta Nedjelja, there is an optional visit and tasting at a unique underwater wine cellar (tasting at extra cost). After lunch we will have our sails up and cruise to Vis island.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Activity: Sea kayaking & sailing
Day 5(Bisevo Island & Blue cave)

The boat takes us to the islands of Bisevo, known for amazing caves, cliffs and sandy beaches. Two highlights are likely to be Medvidja Cave and magical Blue Cave. Blue cave is 6m high cave is one of the most spectacular natural attractions of Croatia. Sunbeams reflect from the white bottom floor, colouring objects in the water silver-blue.

Medvidja cave is named after the Mediterranean monk seal that may be found here. It is more than 100m deep and with kayak we can reach deep inside of this one of a kind cave.

After lunch, we will cruise to one of the most picturesque spots on the coast village of Komiza, the last real fishermen’s village in the Adriatic. Slide into the easy rhythm of what the islanders call “pomalo” and enjoy delicious food and wines with the locals.  Overnight stay in magical Komiza town.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Activity: Sea kayaking or Hiking in case weather conditions don’t let us to kayak
Day 6(Vis island)

A big day! Today we paddle probably the most beautiful 15 km of coast. From Komiza Bay, we will take in cliffs, coves and beaches sculptured by the open sea waves over thousands of years. We will visit Srebrna beach and Stiniva cove, where we will break for lunch and optional snorkelling. Sailing to Solta Island in the afternoon and exploring stunning Maslinica village in the evening.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Activity: Sea kayaking & Sailing
Day 7(Split town)

The final day has arrived. We will start early in the morning with sailing back to Split to be on time for our check out. When reaching Split we will say a final goodbye to each other and separate. Red Adventures will provide a transfer to your accommodation or place needed within the Split area.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Activity: Sailing