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From Hvar: Blue & Green Cave Day Tour

1. From Hvar: Blue & Green Cave Day Tour

Take a speedboat to have an extraordinary experience swimming in the Green and Blue Caves. Swim, sunbathe, and relax in pristine waters and amongst stunning scenery. Meet your skipper and other tour guests at the seafront in Hvar where you'll board a speed boat for an adventurous ride while enjoying the sun and waves. The first stop is the Green Cave on the Islet of Ravnik, well-known for its gorgeous color. Here you will have the chance to swim inside the cave and enjoy the natural, emerald light show. Your skippers will share interesting stories and fun facts about the places see. Next, head to the Island of Biševo, where the Blue Cave, one of the wonders of the Adriatic coast, is located. After reaching Biševo, disembark from the speedboat and board the Blue Cave’s shuttlecraft, which will take you directly inside the cave. You will have enough time to take pictures and enjoy the silvery-­blue color created by the sun as it bathes the inside of the cave through an opening in the roof and is reflected back by the sandy sea bottom below. From the Blue Cave, head to a small, hidden bay named Stiniva Cove where you can jump from the speedboat into the sea to take a short swim through the Stiniva Gates. You'll find yourself inside a beautiful cove, surrounded by magnificent rocks. Enjoy swimming or get out on the pebble beach of Stiniva to take breathtaking photos, sunbathe, or have a cold drink at the beach bar. The Pakleni Islands, a chain of islands located right opposite the town of Hvar, are the final stop on the tour. Discover one of the archipelago’s most popular bays, Vinogradišce at Palmižana, where you can have a seaside lunch at one of the best restaurants in the Adriatic. After lunch, you'll have time to enjoy more swimming, relaxing, or sunbathing before you head back to Hvar at sunset.

Split: Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

2. Split: Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Discover Split through the eyes of a local on a private, customized walking tour. Meet your host at your hotel or Airbnb to get familiar with your neighborhood. Then, learn where the best places to buy groceries or eat out are located. Your local guide is passionate about their city and eager to share all the tips and tricks to help you make the most of your stay. Upon booking, a representative will get in touch to confirm all details and ask you some questions to get to know you better. The right local host will then be hand-picked, based on your interests. Each tour is completely unique to you and you can choose the meeting point, start time and length that you prefer. Learn about the easiest ways to get around, and hear about the top things to see and do. Chat about life in the city and exchange cultural differences. Feel more comfortable navigating your way around on your own, confident that you have all the information you need.

From Omiš: Cetina River Canyoning with Licensed Instructor

3. From Omiš: Cetina River Canyoning with Licensed Instructor

Canyoning in the Cetina River is one of the best and most beautiful adventure trips you can take in Croatia. The trip starts in Omiš, from where you will travel with your guide to the nearby village Zadvarje. On the way, enjoy panoramic views of the coast and hinterland. Once you arrive there, you’ll be provided with the necessary equipment followed by a short safety briefing.   During the trip you can expect to see nature beyond your imagination with miraculous rocky landscapes, a canyon with a depth of up to 150 meters, and streams of crystal clear water. You’ll be canyoning over rocks shaped by water over millions of years, passing through exciting rapids, swimming in perfectly clear natural pools, cliff-jumping into lakes, diving through waterfalls and much, much more. All you need for this most exciting adventure is a swimsuit, sports shoes and, of course, an adventurous spirit: The rest will be provided for you. The adventure ends near Kraljevac, one of the oldest power plants in Europe at 103 years old. If you are an experienced canyoner already, choose to take the advanced tour option when booking. The advance level tour includes all the fun and excitement the basic level provides and adds a lot more. Take part in adventures such as rope abseiling down the 60-meter-high Gubavica Waterfall, abseil down a 25-meter-high cliff and feel the thrill of lots of cliff jumps.

Krka Waterfalls Economy Day Tour

4. Krka Waterfalls Economy Day Tour

After a short drive from Split, you will be amazed by the beauty of this untouched nature, fresh air and wooden trails spread all over the National Park. This part of Krka National Park is your opportunity to get more familiar with its cultural side and also its flora and fauna. Walking through these educational trails gives you a chance to enjoy the National park from different points of view. After exploring the beautiful nature and hidden gems of the park, it is time for relaxing under the lush greenery of the National Park. Find your place in a large green area and immerse yourself in the stunning nature. Save some time for lunch because tasting traditional dishes in these surroundings is a must-do thing on this tour. 

Mostar and Kravice Waterfalls Full-Day Tour from Split

5. Mostar and Kravice Waterfalls Full-Day Tour from Split

Start from the delta of the Neretva River and find out more about the picturesque city of Pocitelj, dating back to the 14th-century. Walking around the city feel like you are stepping back in time so you don't want to leave your cameras at home. Before continuing your journey to the highlight of your tour - Mostar, don't miss the opportunity to taste Turkish coffee made with an original recipe. Once you arrive in Mostar you will be astonished by its architecture, culture, people and rich history. Explore the city with your tour guide and get to know the fascinating city. Mostar is a real example of Balkan lifestyle and will inspire you with old streets, mosques, tasty food and iconic Old Bridge that stretches across the Neretva River and connects the two sides of the city. If you are lucky enough you can see one of the Mostar divers jumping into a freezing river, a tradition since 1968. You will then have 2-hours of free time to explore Mostar and do not forget to taste the famous Bosnian dishes - Burek and Baklava. After your time in Mostar you will visit Kravice National Park. Descending into the valley of Trebizan River, waterfalls shape emerald pools, which are outstanding natural attractions. Swim on the edge of the waterfalls in the natural pools before heading back to Split. 

Split: Rapid Rafting on Cetina River

6. Split: Rapid Rafting on Cetina River

The trip starts with a meet and greet with your guide in Split city center before a comfortable and scenic 50-minute drive to the Blato na Centini village in the Dalmation region. When you arrive, get kitted out with the equipment for the adventure and listen to a short safety introduction. Make sure you pay attention to your instructors, as some of you will be skippering the mini-rafts! But, there is no need to worry as the instructors will guide and direct you through the rapids the whole time. Now it’s time to hop on board your raft and let the rapids guide you along the water to push your adrenaline levels to the maximum. At the end of the tour, there is a short 15-minute hike from the canyon where a selection of well-deserved refreshments are waiting for you.

From Split: Canoe Safari on Cetina River

7. From Split: Canoe Safari on Cetina River

Meet your tour staff in the Split center and hop on an air-conditioned van or minibus for a 50-minute ride to Dalmatian hinterland, to the village of Blato na Cetini. Upon arrival, you will meet the instructors, get full equipment, and be transferred to the starting point. You will then get the safety briefing and full instructions from the guides and get into mini-rafts to start your 2.5 hours long adventure. The instructors will be there with you all the way, guiding you through the rapids and helping you if needed. Enjoy the amazing scenery, refresh yourself in the incredibly clear and clean water and have fun navigating the river and rapids. This leg of the river is quite shallow and not too fast, with rapids just right to awaken your adventurous spirit! The canoeing will end in the same place where you got your equipment. There you can change into dry clothes, say goodbye to the instructors and head back to Split.

Split: Extreme Canyoning and Abseiling on Cetina River

8. Split: Extreme Canyoning and Abseiling on Cetina River

Have an ultimate adventure in the 2,8 km long canyon of Cetina River where cliffs rise up to 180 meters up, amazing rock formations cover the bottom and the highest waterfall is 50 m high. Walk and swim through crystal clear waters and numerous brisk slides of the refreshing Cetina River. In this extreme canyoning version, we offer rope lowering of two abseils: the first is 53m and the second is 18m high. Walk and swim through crystal clear waters and numerous brisk slides of the refreshing Cetina river. Enjoy the waterfalls and cliffs up to 180 m high. Our guides will be with you and help you all the way. Make this vacation the one you`ll remember! Start the most thrilling day of your vacation by meeting our friendly guides at the beginning of the Riva promenade in Split in the morning. Our air-conditioned minivans will be waiting there to take you on a 50-minute ride to Šestanovac village where this marvellous tour begins. You`ll hop into neoprene suits and put on a helmet and a life jacket after our guide explains in detail all the things you should know before the start. And off you go – to an adventure of a lifetime! You`ll be swimming, diving, and jumping from both rocks and cliffs, but the very highlight of this tour will be a 53-meters rope descent from a cliff positioned next to one of the biggest waterfalls in Croatia – Velika Gubavica. That’s where you’ll really test your limits and break boundaries, after which nothing will feel the same again! Let your adventurous spirit take you to the best day of your holidays. In this extreme canyoning version, we offer rope lowering of two abseils: the first is 53m and the second is 18m high. Walk and swim through crystal clear waters and numerous brisk slides of the refreshing Cetina River. Enjoy the waterfalls and cliffs up to 180m high. Our guides will be with you and help you all the way. Make this vacation the one you`ll remember! Don`t hesitate to join this adventure of a lifetime!

Sunset Stand Up Paddling Tour in Split

9. Sunset Stand Up Paddling Tour in Split

Finish your day with one of the most amazing sea adventures in Split. Jump on your SUP board and explore Split from the sea and enjoy the view of many sights the city is known for. No matter if you have experience as a paddler or you're a beginner, with the help of the guides you will be gliding on the water, relaxing and having fun in no time. On this tour you will paddle and explore some of the most beautiful beaches in Split while taking a break for swimming, snorkeling, and even some cliff jumping. Stand up paddle gives you a freedom to enjoy the beauty of Adriatic sea at your own pace and rhythm.

Mosor Mountain Hiking Tour from Split

10. Mosor Mountain Hiking Tour from Split

If you are looking for peace and tranquility far away from the crowd, this tour is for you. Relax in the fresh mountain air in unspoiled nature with a stunning view of Split and the Dalmatian Islands. Mosor mountain is situated 30 minutes from Split center. In between its rocky slopes and magnificent views, everyone will meet their own challenge. Set your goals and take the adventure of a lifetime. From the small village of Sitno Gornje, you will hike to the mountain lodge built between 1929-1931. Situated just above the small meadow and water well, you will bask in the unexpected beauty of Dalmatia. From the hut, you will hike to the viewpoint which will give you an unparalleled view of mountain peaks, the islands and Split.

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What people are saying about Split

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4.6 / 5

based on 48 reviews

Great tour, a second tour was offered so that we could do the tour on the day we wanted due to the high demand. Top guide!

We had an amazing tour of Split. Exceeded our expectations. Would recommend to my friends. One of my best tours.

Amazing experience verry nice people and so much fun!! Definitely try this when you are around.

We had the best time! The guides were amazing and really professional. Would highly recommend!

It was such an amazing experience, 100% worth of money!