Adventure

Velebit OffRoad

What is Grand Canyon to Americans or Alps to the French, Austrians and Swiss – Velebit is to Croatians. A mountain that keeps a man in the state of admiration as well as humbleness. The best way to get this magnificent mountain revealed is by joining the adventurous off road program along which many of admirable sites like ‘Tulove grede’ are explored. This program is for all who like to get their hands dirty and want to explore places off beaten tourist paths. If adventure is your middle name, then join us in exploring the rough side of the Velebit mountains!
 
HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Driving terrain vehicles through the mountain range Velebit
  • Beautiful views from Velebit heights
  • Organic picnic in the wilderness
  • Visit to the filming sites of the legendary Winnetou movies

Canuing/Rafting River Zrmanja

You will quickly learn how to handle sit-on-top kayaks as you slowly enter the canyon. These 2 person kayaks are very stable and easy to manoeuvre, with an 25 litre waterproof container for safe storage of your camera and personal belongings. After the first hour of paddling down easy rapids you will visit the beautiful Krupa waterfalls. More waterfalls and rapids await you as you continue down the river Zrmanja. No previous canoeing experience is needed. We use two-person sit-on-top kayaks with an optional child seat which are easy and safe to navigate. You will get a life jacket, a paddle and a helmet, plus long neoprene suits and rain jackets in case of cold weather.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Paddling on rapids and waterfalls of the river Zrmanja  
  • Swimming in the rivers Zrmanja and Krupa
  • Visiting the Nature Park Velebit

 

Modric Cave – Immerse in to the underwolrd of pristine beauty

Discovered in 1995 but opened for public as of 2004, Modric Cave is one of the untouched nature phenomenon that can be found only a 20 minutes drive away from Punta Skala. Due to specific micro-environmental conditions visits to Modric Cave are possible only in a smaller groups escorted by knowledgeable guides and speleologists providing hands on experience to the visitors.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Discover the world of speleologists
  • Visit is done in small groups on a new and natural eco-approach
  • The temperature is throughout the year the same: 17 °C

Tour of the cave accompanied by speleologists
Smaller groups – hands on experience
Unique temperature conditions in the cave – temperature is the same all year around

Sea Kayak Novigrad

We start our exciting day with the sea kayaking instructions organized on the beach in Novigrad. The water here is brackish (mixed fresh and saltwater) which is the reason for abundant life under the sea surface. One can find eel here, but you are more likely to spot turtles, fish and birds along the way. Along our journey we will make breaks for swimming and enjoy jumping into the sea from Adriatic cliffs. We use two-person sit-on-top kayaks with an optional child seat which are easy and safe to navigate. You will get a life jacket, a paddle and a helmet, plus long neoprene suits and rain jackets in case of cold weather.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Paddling between the sea and river Zrmanja  
  • Visiting Novigrad town
  • Swimming in the Adriatic Sea and river Zrmanja
     

Kiteboarding School Nin – let the wind and the sea be your new friends!

Welcome to the world of kitesurfing in Croatia/kiteboarding school in Nin near Zadar - an adventure with the elements of wind and water. Kitesurfing – in short embraces the feelings of lightness and weightlessness and combines action, sporting spirit and pure fun all in one. From the one-shot kite surfing initiation to the more advanced kiting-Surfmania school in Nin, the kite boarding school provides you with adequate solutions and programs. Kiteboarding lessons are held in sandy lagoons surrounding the petit town of Nin – without doubt one of the best kite boarding spots in Croatia! All our courses are held in cooperation with the VDWS International Kite School Organisation which provides you with the chance to obtain an International License for kitesurfing. The International licence for kite surfing is obtainable at the end of course