Let's drive to life

This trip is for those who are outgoing, optimistic and adventurous persons. It is also for those who appreciate a good holiday. Our programme is a combination of kayaking, cycling, climbing, walking and sightseeing. You will visit three national parks, two historical towns and one nature park. There will be different activities and excursions to make your stay as memorable as possible.

 

ITINERARY

DAY 1: ARRIVAL

You will be met at the airport (Split or Zadar) and transferred to the island of Murter. It is an old town known for its turbulent history. The island is very special – it has gorgeous bays, sandy beaches and historical sights. It is surrounded by breathtaking landscape. Arrival to Betina; accommodation in two-room apartments (four people). Every apartment has TV, Wi-Fi and air-conditioner. The rest of the day is free. You can discover the place on your own.

 

DAY 2: GETTING TO KNOW MURTER

Breakfast at 8 am. A cycling tour around the island. Tour will begin from centre Murter. We will stop at Slanica bay to take a 30-minute ride in a semisubmarine to explore the Murter underwater. We will continue the ride along the Murter shore. As you cycle down the narrow and not to difficult paths you will have a break in beautiful and hidden bays and one break for lunch. After returning to the centre of Murter we will take a 2-hour boat trip to the place where dolphins can be seen. The day tour will end at Colentum, the remains of the 1st century Roman town. Back to the apartments at 8 pm. Free time.

 

DAY 3: KRKA NATIONAL PARK, ŠIBENIK

After breakfast we will leave for  NP Krka where we will take a walking tour around the park. You will enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the park. We will have one hour break at 44 m tall Skradinski Buk waterfall. You can go for a swim, have a rest or have a snack. Lunch in a nearby restaurant. After lunch we will visit Šibenik, a historical city witch was given the status of a town in 1169. The Cetral Church in Šibenik, the 15th century Cathedral of St. James, is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Durring our 2 hour stay in the town we will walk down the narrow streets and see the town`s historical sights. We will visit St. Michael`s fortress on our way back. Back to apartments at 8 pm. Free time.

 

DAY 4: CHOOSE-YOUR-ACTIVITIES DAY

Breakfast at 9 am. Our employees will inform you about the activities you can do on your own. You can rent a bike, a kayak or a scooter. You can also take one of the short trips offered in Murter or you can just relax on one of the Murter beaches. Meet again at 9 pm. Back to apartments.

 

DAY 5: KORNATI NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at 8 am. A boat trip to NP Kornati. During our 9-hour trip you will see the Kornati archipelago (89 islands). You will see karst-lime stone reefs which stretch for over 30 km on 15 islands. We will stay on one of those islands, Veliki Rašip, for one hour. You can go swimming or walking there. After that we will sail through the middle part of the park and have a break in the largest place of the park, Vrulje (90 min break). Lunch. After lunch we will continue exploring the islands where we will see the 6th century Byzantine fortress and Lady of Tarca Church. Before coming to Murter there will be a 20-min swimming break. Back to Murter at 6 pm. Free time in Murter (2 hours). Back to apartments at 8.30 pm.

 

DAY 6: ZRMANJA NATURE PARK, ZADAR

Breakfast at 8 am. Kayaking day. Arrival at nature park Zrmanja at 10 am. You will get basic safety and kayaking information. After providing you with the equipment we will start our expedition downstream to Muškovci. During our three and a half hour of kayaking you will see rapids and waterfalls and the amazing Zrmanja canyon. We will have a break at the point where two rivers, Zrmanja and Krupa, meet. After the break we will continue kayaking to Muškovci. Lunch in Muškovci. Time to relax before we go to Zadar. Zadar is one of the oldest town in Europe (1000 BC). We will stay here 3-4 hours. You will see its peninsular Old Town, 9th century Church of St. Donat`s, 11th century St. Mary`s Convent and 12th century St. Anastasia`s Cathedral. See the sights, try some local food, enjoy your stay in Zadar. Back to apartments at 10 pm.

 

DAY 7: PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at 9.30 am. Plitvice Lakes National Park is the largest national park in Croatia. We will stay in the park for 4 hours. Walkways and hiking trails will bring us to the sight of Veliki slap, the tallest waterfall of Croatia (78 m). The amazing natural beauties make the Plitvice lakes the most visited national park In Croatia. Lunch after the tour. Back to apartments by 9 pm.

 

DAY 8: DEPARTURE

Leave apartments by 9 am. After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport (Split or Zadar).

 

AVAILABILITY

The first tour is on 1st June 2017, the last one is on 28th September 2017. The tour starts every Thursday in that period; other days are organized on request.

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • 7 night stay in 3 star apartments
  • Meals (breakast – 7, lunch – 5)
  • Use of necessary equipment – bikes, kayaks, paddles, personal flotation devices (life jackets), helmets, professional tour guides on days 2 and 6
  • Nature/natural park entrance fees
  • Group leader
  • Van transfer from and to the airport and all other destinations, except for DAY 4 between 9am and 9 pm
  • Local taxes
  • Insurance

 

NOT INCLUDED:

  • International flights to Croatia
  • Airport taxes
  • Drinks
  • Tips for the staff (not obligatory)
  • Activities, lunch and possible transfers on DAY 4 between 9 am and 9 pm
  • Suppers

 

OTHER INFORMATIONS
PAYMENT
 20% of the price to be payed in advance, the rest in 2 or 3 insallments, the last installment to be payed 14 days before arrival

CANCELLATION POLICY
All client`s cancelation must be in writting, by email or fax, 21 days prior to arrival, to get 100% refund

NUMBER OF PEOPLE
Maximum – 8 persons, minimum – 6 persons. In case less than 6 persons apply, others will be informed about the cancellation on time

INDIVIDUAL GROUP TOUR
If you travel as a group let us know on time so that we can make possible changes for your accommodation, transfer or itinerary.

 

About us

Our Family Fishing and Tourist business under the name „Račić“ has been registered in Murter since 1999.

Prior to this date the wooden construction of the Račić Fishing Boat has been in the „Jerat Family“ since it`s beginning.
Our primary business is Fishing during the winter months followed by a custom refit of the boat to accommodate comfortable + leisure tours around the Islandsof the National Park Kornati during the summer months.

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