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  • Pula: 3-Hour Cliffs and Caves Kayaking Tour

    1. Pula: 3-Hour Cliffs and Caves Kayaking Tour

    Before beginning your adventure, learn the basics of paddling, steering and controlling the kayak from your expert guide. When you're ready, head out to explore Pula's rocky coastline, cozy bays, and cute little caves. Visit a 30-meter long cave and admire its stalactites, natural cathedral and the many bats that call the cave home. Then, climb to the top of the cliffs and dive into the sea. Feel the breeze in your face and the adrenaline in your veins as you fly through the air and crash into the sea below. Afterward, take a snorkel mask and dive into the pristine waters of one of Pula's lesser-known locations. Discover the area's vibrant aquatic life and take breathtaking underwater photos for memories that will last a lifetime.

    Had lots of fun, our guide Luca was really friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. We had a really good time! Highly recommend!

  • From Pula: Caves, Canyons Speedboat Tour to Kamenjak

    2. From Pula: Caves, Canyons Speedboat Tour to Kamenjak

    Take a 4-hour speedboat tour to see the coastline around Pula. Enjoy 2 stops for swimming, explore a cave, and see stunning views of Istria. Your speedboat tour begins in Pula's harbor. The largest harbor in Croatia, see interesting curiosities like an abandoned military establishment and a large shipyard. Find your meeting point and board your speedboat. Make a stop at a cave and see canyons as you head to Kamenjak, a nature reserve. Pull into the bay of the reserve and admire its staggering cliffs and clear water beaches. Have a moment to enjoy the tranquil scenery before heading back to Pula.

    Fabulous experience. We went with kids age 5 and 7, and a senior close to 70. Very accommodating team, happy to chat about history and explain the views. Even helped our son, who really wanted to jump from cliffs to the sea to find a suitable spot.

  • Pula: Snorkeling and Kayaking Self-Guided Adventure

    3. Pula: Snorkeling and Kayaking Self-Guided Adventure

    Enjoy the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic Sea on this fun and relaxed snorkeling and kayaking adventure. See a whole new side to Croatia as you soak in the scenery, marvel at the cliffs, and see the exotic marine life. Start your adventure at Orca Diving Center where you will get all the necessary gear you need. You will get a quick run-through on how to use the equipment and find out the hidden gems to explore. Jump into the turquoise waters and enjoy paradise. Discover Pula’s best-kept secret, the enchanting heart-shaped island known as Fratarski Island. Immerse yourself in the stunning caves and cliffs. This is a fun day for all the family, you will make friends with the marine life who live here as you paddle along the gorgeous coastline.

    Great experience, very welcoming and helpful staff, stunning scenery. However it is difficult to find the entrance.

  • Pula: Kayaking and Snorkeling Sea Cave Exploration Tour

    4. Pula: Kayaking and Snorkeling Sea Cave Exploration Tour

    Kayak and snorkel your way along the coast of Pula to explore the city’s impressive sea caves. This fun and active 3-hour tour will take you to Seagull’s Rocks, where you’ll go diving inside a cave with snorkeling masks and underwater lights.  Your guides will document the adventure with GoPro underwater cameras, and share the photos with you after the tour. The experienced guides will ensure your safety throughout the tour. Relax with a cold drink of water or beer after this amazing activity.

    So fun! Exactly what we wanted out of a tour. Definitively a workout on the way back.

  • Premantura: Sea Cave Kayak Tour

    5. Premantura: Sea Cave Kayak Tour

    The starting point of this kayak experience is Cape Kamenjak, a protected natural park south of Pula. From one of its charming pebble beaches, you will start your adventure after a quick briefing from the tour guides. After settling in the kayaks, you'll paddle for approximately 40 minutes following the rugged coast while enjoying the summer scenery all the way to the Kolombarica Sea Cave. In the cave, you'll swim in the turquoise water lit by the sun rays that enter through a cave opening above. Snorkeling and exploring the vibrant sea life of Kamenjak is a memory you'll want to remember. That's why this tour includes free GoPro photos. If you're an adrenaline seeker, you'll love jumping from the cliffs (up to 15m high) after exploring the cave. If not, you can enjoy some time sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling, and relaxing. On the way back, the tour guides will make short stops as nee...

    It was a really nice experience. Our guide was super nice and took a lot of photos and videos of everyone. He let everyone free in for example jumping off the cliffs. He also made sure everyone was okay with kayaking. The cave was beautiful and we had a great time!

  • Porec: Baredine Cave Entrance Ticket and Guided Tour

    6. Porec: Baredine Cave Entrance Ticket and Guided Tour

    Explore the Baredine Cave, an underground karst phenomenon, on this 40-minute guided tour. Descend along a 300-meter pathway and reach depths of up to 60 meters. Along the way, admire breathtaking sights such as an underground lake and 5 beautifully-decorated chambers. In the chambers, admire a range of stalactites and stalagmites which come in some interesting shapes and sizes, such as a 10-meter high "curtain", a very realistic sculpture of Our Lady, and the leaning tower of Pisa. During your tour, you will also have the opportunity to get up close and personal with underground animals such as the cave olm.

  • Cape Kamenjak: Kayak Tour with Cave Experience

    7. Cape Kamenjak: Kayak Tour with Cave Experience

    In the morning hours you will start your tour by meeting the local partner at their camp base, here you will have an introduction to kayaking, as well as learning about aspects of the sea and the mainland life of this unique Istrian location. Start your kayaking tour with some light paddling and within an hour, you will be rewarded with an exceptional view of the high cliffs which conceal an enclosed oasis. Here, at the deep south of the Istrian Peninsula, you can marvel at Velika Kolombarica. After going through a sea tunnel and entering the cave, you will see a turquoise light shining upon millennial rocks, turning the clear sea into a natural pool. During your kayaking tour you will also have the chance to go snorkelling and explore the blue under water world. Meet the fish living in these interesting depths, and enjoy the beauty of the sea. Here, Istrian nature shows off all of its...

  • From Vsar: Boat Trip to Rovinj and Lim Fjord

    8. From Vsar: Boat Trip to Rovinj and Lim Fjord

    Board the boat in Vrsar and start the cruise towards Rovinj. Enjoy a complimentary welcome drink and relax as the boat cruises along the sea. Disembark at Rovinj and spend 2-hours exploring the city. After you’ve seen the many beautiful sights of the Rovinj, jump back on board and head to Lim Fjord. At Lim Fjord, you can visit the pirate cave and enjoy a relaxing swim. After 40 minutes at Lim Fjord, head back to Vrsar. The boat trip will come to an end at around 4:30 PM in Vrsar.

  • Medulin: Cruise to Kamenjak with Lunch

    9. Medulin: Cruise to Kamenjak with Lunch

    Begin your boat trip from the harbor in Medulin. Look out for the only red and yellow boat in the area, and then board “Sandra” ready for your trip. Marvel at a magnificent panoramic view of Medulin's archipelago and the Premantura peninsula as you set sail from Medulin. Cruise for 1 hour until reaching the southernmost point of Istria, the Cape Kamenjak Nature Park. See stunning cliffs, and admire diverse wildlife and breathtaking nature. Dive into and explore one of the underwater caves, accompanied by a crew member for your safety. After discovering the underwater world of Cape Kamenjak, continue to the Porer Lighthouse, a picturesque lighthouse on a small island built during the Austro-Hungarian Empire in 1846. Next, stop for lunch and savor your meal aboard the boat. Choose between a delicious meat or fish dish, depending on your preference. Once you've eaten, head to the island ...

  • Istria: Baredine Cave & Traktor Story Exhibition

    10. Istria: Baredine Cave & Traktor Story Exhibition

    First visit the Baredine Cave, a stunning geomorphological karst formation that descends up to 60 meters underground. Walk along a 300-meter pathway and explore 5 chambers, which host a variety of stalactites and stalagmites in a variety of interesting shapes and sizes. During the tour, see an unusual amphibian known as the cave olm (Proteus anguinus), endemic to the caves of the region. Afterward, visit the Traktor Story Exhibition situated next to the Baredine Cave. Learn more about the evolution of farming in the region, from the earliest forms of threshing to the mechanization of agriculture in modern times. See a variety of objects, machines, and numerous preserved photographs and documents which illustrate the history of the area and its people.

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It was a really nice experience. Our guide was super nice and took a lot of photos and videos of everyone. He let everyone free in for example jumping off the cliffs. He also made sure everyone was okay with kayaking. The cave was beautiful and we had a great time!

Very great trip to Rovinj and the fjord. Especially by the attentive team of the boat, there was a delicious lunch for both meat lovers and vegetarians, there was also fruit and there were unlimited drinks. We would book again anytime! Very nice crew!

Definitely recommend a tour! We enjoyed everything and had a really great time.

Awesome nature and the guide was very helpful and friendly. Thank you!

Dino as a guide was very friendly and funny. We had a great time!