This bike and boat cycling holiday is the perfect way to see Dalmatia’s National Parks and islands. Cast-off from historic Trogir for a cruise and cycle adventure, hopping from island to island through the Dalmatia archipelago. Stay in a different port each night and enjoy idyllic, scenic cycle rides each day.
This very popular cycle cruise holiday follows the coast north from the idyllic port of Trogir, stopping at various ports and towns along the way for enjoyable cycle rides through the idyllic unspoilt countryside.
San Snova moored in a secluded bay
Visit Šibenik at the mouth of the Krka river before heading up-stream to admire the spectacular Krka falls in the National Park. Cruise between the many islands of the Kornati National Park, the densest archipelago in the Mediterranean, marveling at the crystal clear waters rich in marine life. Disembark in tiny, island ports for peaceful cycle rides along quiet lanes.
Cycle the length of Dugi Otok, a sparsely populated island that offers stunning views of it’s neighbouring tree-clad islands which seem to float like lily pads in the blue Adriatic. Lose yourself in the ancient and fascinating port town of Zadar with it’s 3000 years of history
The islands of Pašman, Ugljan and Zlarin offer relaxing cycling with stunning views and plenty of swimming opportunities along the way. Your final stop is Šolta, a quiet agricultural island where lavender and rosemary perfume the air and the lanes are lined by olive groves and fig trees.
Besides the daily cycle rides there will be plenty of time to relax on board and regular swim stops offer the unforgettable experience of swimming directly from the boat in the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic Sea.
The guided cycle rides cover between 9 and 30 miles along mostly asphalted quiet lanes and minor roads. The terrain is always undulating so you will have some climbs to contend with but these are mostly quite short.