Kayaking Day Trip
Dubrovnik Islands

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.”
– Mark Twain


Discover and explore Green Cave, Elaphite islands, Šipan island, Natural arch, traditional Suđurac village and much more.

Feel the Dubrovnik islands located in the heart of beautiful Adriatic sea while kayaking, swimming and snorkeling in untouched bay of Šipan island.

1 Day / 0 Nights

Dubrovnik Islands (Lopud,
Šipan & Ruda)


Activity Level: 3/5

Why book this tour

Spend a day of kayaking  around Dubrovnik islands, away from tourist crowd. Feel the spirit of island life. Enjoy swimming & snorkeling in beautiful Adriatic sea and have fun!

Typical day

This tour begins with a relaxing 50-minute ferry ride from Dubrovnik to Lopud Island, the middle of the three Elaphite Islands. Three Islands brings together the best of Dubrovnik islands.

After instructions and safety talk we start kayaking from Lopud to Šipan Island, the most remote of the three inhabited Elafiti Islands. A 45 minutes kayaking bring us to Green cave where we  take a brake for swimming & snorkeling. Upon explore Green cave 15 more minutes of kayaking will brings us to a Suđurac, small fishing village on Šipan island. Here we will have free time for exploring village and lunch.  Later we take our  kayaks and kayak back to Lopud island.  Ferry ride to Dubrovnik.

Lunch in Suđurac village affords beautiful views of the outer uninhabited Elafiti Islands.

Trip program



The meeting is early in the morning.(For those who stay on Elaphite islands Transfer is organized by speedboat to the mainland where the minivan will wait for us).


Meeting in Dubrovnik with rest of group.


We will drive through Bosnia and Herzegovina to reach to Montenegro. Nice nature during our drive is guaranteed!


Arrival to Montenegro and Tara river.

Delicious breakfast will be prepared by our local host just above Tara river.


Preparing and getting ready for Rafting. (Entering in neopren suits, wearing life jackets and all safety gear).


Jump into raft boats and start of rafting.

Clear water, amazing nature and superb rapids will make your day!


After rafting, lunch is scheduled in the local restaurant where you can choose one of the local, freshly prepared dishes and enjoy in breathtaking view of untouched nature and Tara river.


Departure to Dubrovnik


Arirval  to Dubrovnik is planned for around 07:00 PM


Meeting in Dubrovnik, Gruž harbor and ferry ride to Lopud island

Arrival to Lopud island, introduction,Start of kayaking.

*Swimming and snorkeling into Green cave on Šipan island 

Tour details

  • Meeting place: Dubrovnik
    (Port of Gruž - Travel Corner)
  • Departure: 09:10am
  • Return: 04:10pm or 07:00pm
  • Departures: from May to October
  • Paddling distance: 6 or 12 km
  • Cycling distance: 10 km / 5 miles
  • Difficulty level: Medium
  • Daily activity: 3-6 h
  • Suggested minimum age: 12

Good to know

In early spring and late fall, when water temperatures are chilly for comfortable swimming, we fill our time on the islands walking with trails with dramatic views of the islands and mainland coastline. 

Lunch, at a seaside restaurant is not included in the tour price.

Your ferry ticket is included in your tour price.


*According to the weather conditions your guide will show you the Green cave on Šipan island .


For those who are on Lopud island

  • Meeting place: Lopud island (Ferry port)
  • Meeting time: 11:00 am

* For those who are already on Lopud island we reduce the price for 46,00 Kuna

Where to meet

We meet in Gruž harbor, Dubrovnik’s ferry terminal, to board the morning Jadrolinija ferry to Lopud island.  

We meet on ferry pier, next to the red lighthouse.
Your guide will wait you with a sign with your name.

*Bus ticket you can buy on kiosk for 12 Kuna or to pay 15 Kuna to the bus driver.

Meeting time could be different on Sunday and Holidays.

Meeting: Mon.-Sat.  We meet at 9:20 a.m. / Sun. and Holidays 8:45 a.m

Gruž is a 35 minute walk or a 10 minute bus ride (bus 1A, 1B, or 3) which depart every 10 min from Old City’s Pile Gate (west gate).

From Lapad and Babin Kuk  ferry pier is across Gruz Bay. You may walk or take a bus to the deepest part of the bay, then walk north along the east  sea side of the bay with a boats and luxury yachts to the traffic light next to the ferry pier. Here on your left side you should see red lighthouse, it is attacht to the ferry pier.

 In case you want to book an  transfer from your hotel or apartement to the meeting point, please send us an email and our staff will get back to you with all the necessary information.

Provided gear

  • Kayaks
  • Paddles
  • Life jackets
  • Dry bags
  • Group First Aid kit

Your checklist

  • Swimwear
  • Sun hat
  • Footwear: water sandals /
    shoes for kayaking / flip-flops
  • Sunglasses (with retainer strap)
  • Sun block and lip balm
  • Lightweight towel
  • More about how to pack

Optional accessories

  • Cycling and/or padded gloves
  • Camera & accessories
  • Waterproof camera for kayaking

Included in price

  • Highly motivated professional English-speaking kayaking guide
  • Ferry tickets
  • Dry bag
  • Mask and snorkel
  • Kayaks with equipment
  • Bottle of water and snack or chocolate

Not included in price

  • Lunch in a restaurant
Rate per person
400,00 HRK
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We offer three types of payment you can use in the process of booking your holiday – PayPal, credit cards or bank transfer.
Whichever payment option you choose, after we receive the payment, you will receive your invoice via e-mail.

We give all our customers the option to spread the cost of their holiday with an initial low deposit cost and then recurring monthly payments, up until 60 days before the departure date.

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