Our most recommended things to do in Podstrana

Podstrana: Guided Horseback Riding Experience

1. Podstrana: Guided Horseback Riding Experience

Enjoy a horseback riding experience over the mythic hill of Perun while enjoying panoramic views of the archipelago of Hvar, Brač, Šolta, Vis islands, and the peninsula of Čiovo. Ride along the trail surrounded by the relaxing atmosphere of a mountain range. Begin in the old village of Gornja Podstrana. Meet your horses who are extremely well tempered and well-mannered and the trail itself is appropriate for beginners as well as experienced riders. Following welcome drinks and getting to know your horse, start the 5 kilometer journey along the trail. Ride at a relaxed tempo and learn about the historic and natural sights of the area. Following an unforgettable adventure, you are greeted back at the ranch with homemade delicacies as well as wine and other beverages.

Split: Adriatic Sea and River Stand-Up Paddleboard Tour

2. Split: Adriatic Sea and River Stand-Up Paddleboard Tour

Join an adventure tour for a once in a lifetime experience, made to show you the best of all types of Dalmatian landscapes in one, sea, river, and mountain. Paddle to see the magnificent scenery around you and if you are into snorkeling, explore the seabed too. With just this one tour, you can see the magical depths of the Adriatic Sea and of river Žrnovnica, exactly on a spot where the river touches the sea. Your paddleboard adventure tour starts in Stobreč camp in the early morning. The environment is quiet and nature is calm. Grab your SUP and paddle in the sea to reach the river waters. By following the river, the landscape changes and suddenly everything is green, the Mosor Mountain is above you, the smell is nice and fresh and you can feel the summer breeze on your skin. Then, after exploring the river, explore the sea and its blue tranquility. See the Stobreč white rocks and cliffs, where natives built their traditional houses. Jump off cliffs or snorkel and explore various types of fish, and see Periska shells, a protected type of Mediterranean seashells. Carry on to a remote beach to take a break and enjoy snorkeling in the clear blue sea. Paddle back to the campsite beach where the tour ends.

From Split: Full-Day Horse Riding & Quad Biking with Lunch

3. From Split: Full-Day Horse Riding & Quad Biking with Lunch

Enjoy horse riding near the Cetina River and try a delicious traditional meal prepared with homegrown ingredients. After lunch, explore the hidden paths and trails of the highest mountain in Croatia on a single or tandem quad.  The adventure begins at the local partner's tour office. The first stop will be at the Equestrian club at St. Mihovil. After a short introduction, you can show off your riding skills. Ride along the Cetina river accompanied by certified riding instructors. After riding, head to a local tavern for a delicious traditional meal. The lunch will include meat-based dishes, however, vegetarian options are available upon request. Let the local partner know in advance and they will be sure to prepare something equally delicious for you. After lunch, put on your equipment and follow a professional guide down paths and trails on Dinara Mountain. Go off the beaten path and explore routes even the locals don't know exist. Ride through the canyon of the river Cetina, explore abandoned villages, and admire Vrdovo and Debelo below.

From Split: All-Inclusive Horse Riding and Jeep Exploration

4. From Split: All-Inclusive Horse Riding and Jeep Exploration

Your adventure starts as your guide picks you up from your accommodation. First, enjoy a short jeep ride to the equestrian club. After a short introduction, you can show your riding skills. Riding will be organized near the Cetina Eiver accompanied by certified riding instructors.  Following this, continue to the very center Sinj and its majestic Kamičak Fort, known as one of the most scenic and memorable symbols of the town. Enjoy some free time to drink a coffee in one of the many local cafes on Sinj promenade. After relaxing there, you’ll already feel like a local. Next, tuck into a tasty BBQ lunch. While waiting for your lunch, share your impressions with the tour guide and other travelers and delight in the interior of the traditional tavern.  Once you’ve recharge your batteries with food and drink, the jeep exploration will begin. See the Cetina River canyon, Dinara mountain, the beautiful Dabar Bay, and Peruća Lake, the third-largest lake in Croatia. If the temperature is high enough, take the opportunity to swim in the lake. All along the way, there will be stops to bask in the moment or take some memorable photos. Don't worry about your photography skills, as the guide will take really nice high-resolution photos that will be sent to you by email after the tour.

Island Brač: half day boat excursion

5. Island Brač: half day boat excursion

Visit island Brač with a half day trip by a speedboat. This trip is an adventure where you can explore typical island life, traditional Dalmatian towns, swim & snorkel. Our pick up point is small port Sumpetar, Jesenice or small places near by: Podstrana, Dugi Rat, Duce or Omis. This is completely private experience where you will have a speedboat as well as skipper on your disposal. After picking you up we will head up to small town Postira where you will have a free time to explore the place and have a coffee break. Next we are heading off to bay Lovrečina which is popularly called "Green Lagoon". There you can swim, snorkel, enjoy paddle board or just relax on the boat! The last stop is small town Pucisca. You will just love this small stone town which is must see while visiting island Brač. There you can have a lunch in local tavernas or just enjoy beautiful place.

From Split: Private transfer to Krka National Park

6. From Split: Private transfer to Krka National Park

Embark on a luxurious journey to the stunning Krka National Park with our exclusive and private transfer service. We pride ourselves on providing the utmost comfort and convenience, ensuring an unforgettable experience for our esteemed passengers. Travel in style and sophistication in our brand-new luxury van, the Mercedes V Class. This state-of-the-art vehicle is equipped with top-of-the-line features, including air conditioning and our complimentary Wi-Fi, ensuring you can share your adventures and stay connected with loved ones. To keep you refreshed during the trip, we offer one complimentary bottled water per person. Our dedicated and experienced driver is committed to delivering exceptional service and will warmly welcome you aboard. Rest assured that your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities. With our roundtrip transfer package, we go the extra mile to ensure you have ample time to explore the beauty of Krka National Park. We include a generous 4-hour waiting period, giving you the freedom to immerse yourself in the breathtaking natural wonders of the park. Discover the cascading waterfalls, lush greenery, and serene landscapes at your own pace, knowing that our driver will be ready to transport you back to Split when you're ready. Please note that tickets to Krka National Park are not included in our transfer package. However, our knowledgeable driver will gladly provide you with any information you may need to make the most of your visit. Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to experience a seamless and luxurious transfer to Krka National Park. Book your premium transfer with us today and embark on a journey of comfort, convenience, and natural splendor.

From Split or Trogir: Krka National Park & Wine Tasting Tour

7. From Split or Trogir: Krka National Park & Wine Tasting Tour

Begin your day with pickup from your hotel travel along the Dalmatian coast and hinterlands. Enjoy views of Trogir, Split, and the surrounding landscapes of lush green fields and local villages. First, stop in the town of Šibenik to discover its main sights including the UNESCO World Heritage Site, St. Jacob’s Cathedral. Then, proceed to Krka National Park, where you will take a leisurely hike through its lush forests. Discover a variety of local flora and fauna. See the famous waterfalls of the park, including Skradinski bulk.  After exploring the park, continue the tour to the winery at Ranch Rak. Learn about Dalmation wines and wine production in the region. See the wine cellars and try 4 different types of wine. Also, taste some homemade prosciutto and cheese with olives. After the winery tour and tasting, be returned to your hotel.

From Split: Exclusive and private transfer to Medjugorje

8. From Split: Exclusive and private transfer to Medjugorje

Experience the epitome of luxury and convenience with our exclusive private transfer to the enchanting destination of Medjugorje in Bosnia and Herzegovina. We take pride in presenting our brand new Mercedes V Class luxury van, meticulously designed to provide you with unparalleled comfort throughout your journey. Step into a world of opulence as you settle into our state-of-the-art van, complete with air conditioning to keep you cool and refreshed, even on the warmest of days. Stay connected and share your incredible moments with complimentary onboard WiFi, ensuring you can update your loved ones every step of the way. To further enhance your comfort, we offer each passenger complimentary bottled water, ensuring you stay hydrated and refreshed throughout the trip. Our commitment to your satisfaction is unwavering, and we aim to exceed your expectations in every way. As part of this extraordinary offer, we are thrilled to provide you with a roundtrip transfer, ensuring you have ample time to explore the breathtaking sights of Medjugorje at your own pace. Additionally, we include a generous 4-hour waiting period, giving you the freedom to fully explore the captivating city of Medjugorje. Embark on an unforgettable adventure from Split to Medjugorje, where divine beauty and spiritual enlightenment await. Book your premium transfer today and indulge in the utmost luxury and comfort as you make your way to this remarkable destination.

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Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 36 reviews

what a nice experience!!!!our guide is Nicola , and he is very professional and patient to all of us. and even take a lot of pictures from all the tour! which i am very grateful for that! we went to the the river and swim inside about 4-6 degree cold water,and back to the sea then having cliff jumping and snorkeling in the cristal blue sea . definitely one of the best tour i will recommend to my friend if they come to zadar

We all had an amazing time paddleboarding yesterday and for two of us it was our first time! Our instructor Ivan was great, very friendly and helpful. We spent a lot of time on the water, jumping off the rocks and snorkeling was an added bonus! The whole experience was very well organised and would definitely recommend it!

Ivan was amazing, so helpful and funny! The views were amazing and it was a full 3 hours of paddle boarding. Would do again next time I come to split!!! 10/10 Thank you, Victoria, Amelia and Lydia

Very well organised, encouraging and attentive instructors, stunning location, all equipment in excellent condition. Overall our favourite activity in during our stay in Split

It is a very beautiful area for horseriding and it's very easy to get used to the horses. All in all it is highly recommended.