The key to staying comfortable while on an active trip is layering. To get maximum comfort with minimum weight, you need versatile layers that mix and match to create the right amount of insulation, ventilation and weather protection. This gear list has been created to help you in choosing your equipment for the trips. Try to bring only what is necessary, this will help you and the field staff.
Cycling, Kayaking and Hiking Tour
Explore and experience Croatian capital city and it’s surroundings in this unique multisport adventure. The tour starts with relaxed cycling trough the city center, the next day is dedicated to kayaking just 10 minutes from the city center, and the last day you will refill your lungs with fresh air while hiking on Medvednica mountain above Zagreb.
|Included in price||NOT included in price|
|Transfers by minivan and ferry tickets||Drinks|
|4 nights accommodation in private guesthouses||Additional meal’s|
|English speaking profesional kayak guide||–|
|Kayaks with equipment||–|
Day 1: Welcome to Zagreb
First we’ll transfer you from the Zagreb Airport to your accommodation and check you into our guesthouse. After briefing, we’ll take a city tour by bike where we will show you our Old Town and tell you facts about Zagreb’s history. Later we’ll have dinner and leisure time to explore the city of Zagreb.
Daily Activity: 3 hours
Cycling Distance: 15km
Day 2: Jarun – Sea of Zagreb
After breakfast we’ll make a visit to the best known and favorite recreational site in Zagreb, where we will try our hands in kayaking across the “Sea of Zagreb”. Later on, we will take a break for lunch in one of the many restaurants situated immediate near the lake where we’ll enjoy the rich local cuisine. After lunch and a short break we’ll return to the guesthouse where you’ll enjoy your leisure time for sightseeing. In the evening, we will have dinner in the center of the city and afterwards make plan to explore the nightlife of Zagreb, which is optional.
Daily activity: 4 hours of paddling
Paddling distance: 12 km
Day 3: Medvednica – Lungs of Zagreb
After breakfast we’ll head for a hike through the forest to the top of the mountain Medvednica, following a famous mountain route which many citizens of Zagreb use to maintain a healthy lifestyle for centuries. As a reward, we’ll get to have traditionally prepared lunch in one of the many known mountain lodges. After the lunch we’ll have some leisure time to enjoy the nature. A return to the accommodation is planned to happen in the afternoon hours, when we’ll go exploring secret sites throughout the center of the city.
Daily activity: 6 hours of hiking
Paddling distance: 15 km
Day 4: Departure
After lunch we’ll take a walk through the Maksimir park, which is optional and depending on your departure time. Zagreb ZOO is situated in the park, and you can visit it if there is enough time. Afterwards, we’ll transfer you to the Zagreb Airport.
Daily activity: depending on departure time
- Departure city: Zagreb
- Schedule: Thursday to Sunday
- 3 nights in Zagreb
- Difficulty level: Low
- Experience level: Low
- Daily activity: 3-6 h
- Number of participans: min 4- max 16
- Suggested minimun age: 8
- Health conditions and limitations: None
Private guesthouse on the islands are licensed and approved for tourists. Rooms are typically shared, with two people per room. Rooms are simple, comfortable, and clean, with private bathroom, bed linens, and towels. Guesthouses are conveniently located.
Everything is within walking distance. Hotel accommodation is also available on request.
HOW TO PACK
Group First Aid kit
Footwear: wather sandals / shoes for kayaking / flip-flops
Sunglasses (with retainer strap)
Sunblock and lip balm
Cycling and/or padded gloves
Camera & accessories
Waterproof camera for kayaking