Day 1: Arrival – Week 1
Upon your arrival to Split airport you will be greeted by our smiling guide ready to transfer you to the hotel in Trilj. Check-in, familiarize yourself with our games room or sun lounging area and get ready for a fabulous introductory dinner. Evenings are extremely social able, with so many like minded parents and same aged teenagers, it’s always a fun occasion.
Day 2: Canoe safari
After a short introduction to canoe style paddling you push off for your safari exploration. The section of river you’ll be enjoying is calm, chosen to build & establish your river steering skills. Truly, you’ll feel the tranquility of nature here, as we drift down river taking in the green scenery. It’s an absolutely beautiful journey, and the perfect tour to get to know your fellow family guests. Of course, along the way we’ll play river games, to keep the teens busy and very wet! There will also be time for relaxing on the river banks, sunbathing and swimming.
Day 3: Cycling fun
Today, we have a wonderful cycling experience planned for you, taking you deep into the Dalmatia hinterland. Trilj’s gorgeous countryside offers well preserved trails and quiet farm roads. We will wind ourselves through small villages, stop at a working watermill, meet the local farmers and try their delicious meats & cheeses. From natural springs to gushing waterfalls we are never too far from water and the opportunity to swim. Jump in and cool off! Our cycling routes are designed for families and teenagers in mind, and if there are any tired legs, we have a support van close by
Day 4: White Water Rafting and Omis beach day
White water rafting in Croatia is appropriate for families and beginners to expert standards. Our resident guides involved with teenage activity holidays abroad, understand the need for fun & thrills and this day delivers the excitement in epic proportions. In our 8 man vessels, each raft is led by a certified rafting captain and he will help you negotiate the waterfalls, drops, natural springs and show you the many points of interest through this enchanting canyon. When we’ve paddled to our final stop, we’ll change into warm clothes and head to the coast to find the legendary pirate town of Omis. Our families can find some of Croatia’s best fish restaurants here, and for those with more energy can play on the blue flag beaches or swim for the afternoon. Later we’ll transfer back to Trilj.
Day 5: Mini rafting
Today, we take on the Cikotina canyon for our wildest rapid exploration. Using our banana shaped mini rafts, in teams of 2 and 3 persons, you’ll be taking on an awe inspiring route of rocky crags, powerful currents and white rolling waters. Witness the breathtaking beauty of the canyon, as we ride the pristine river waters. This voyage will test your team work and agility, as a guide will not be accompanying you in your vessel. Steer yourselves through rumbling rapids to complete tranquility!
Day 6: Free day
Simply unwind by the hotel pool with a good book, or ask our guides about optional tours. There is so much for you to get involved with, from cycling trails and fresh water swimming to tours of Split, which has a stunning Unesco old town. Split has everything on offer from shopping to beaches! Discover local cultural history, shop till you drop or jump into the warm Croatian sea waters.
Day 7: Canyoning Fun
Fancy jumping into warm rock pools, swimming in crystal-clear streams, and walking in one of Europe’s deepest canyons? We hope you do, as this promises to be one of the best days of your family adventure in Croatia. This is your chance to whizz down natural slides, climb boulders and hike through the majestic canyon walls. There are not many places like this on earth, and you need to see it for yourselves.
Day 8: Transfer day – Week 2
It’s breakfast in the morning, then goodbyes to our team in Trilj. We are now moving on to our second teenager adventure holiday location on Brac Island. Sit back and relax, as we take care of all your transfers, ferry tickets and connections. Just enjoy the views along the way. Once on Brac, you’ll settle into your modern apartments and meet our tour reps. Time to chill on the beach or around the pool. Welcome to island life, it’s time to disconnect.
Day 9: Sea kayaking
Once down at the beach, our expert guides will discuss the paddling & safety techniques you’ll need for this sea kayaking holiday excursion. Sea kayaking in Croatia is great fun, the waters are calm & clear and our family guests will have many opportunities to find isolated areas and places to swim. Our kayak guides will take you to various points of interest around the coast, always making time for games and of course swimming in the beautiful Adriatic sea.
Day 10: Free day
We highly recommend a day trip to Croatia’s second biggest city. Split is the regional centre to the Dalmatia and has a Unesco old town at the heart of it. Visit the stunning Roman palace, walk the historical streets and enjoy many authentic style cafes and restaurants. Alternatively, we recommend a day trip on Brac island itself, to see the Blaca monastery. This protected area is a great surprise to visitors. The monasteries are built into the cliff sides like caves, and the surrounding area offers a unique remote wilderness feel.
Day 11: Wind surfing or Dingy sailing
Croatia’s warm sea is awaiting you today, the perfect host for windsurfing or dinghy sailing [choose on booking]. We offer the complete learn to surf, learn to sail courses that are the perfect introductions to two new exciting water sports. From restless teenagers to thrill seeking parents, this promises to be a fun day out! The calm clear Adriatic waters are ideal to learn sailing or wind surfing.
Day 12: Climbing
Experience the exhilarating thrill of rock climbing amongst a spectacular natural setting. Your friendly guides will give you a safety briefing, demonstration and all the safety equipment required. Then it’s time to test your head for heights and co-ordination, and see if you can complete our challenges. Our climbing routes are fantastic, whether a novice or expert you’ll love this climbing day as part of this 2 week adventure holiday in Croatia. Note – this day can be changed to an alternative sport if you’re not comfortable with heights. This must switch must be discussed before you book the holiday.
Day 13: Chill day
Be as energetic or as lazy as you wish today. You can sunbathe on the beach, swim in the pool, take another optional bike tour or walk around the many gorgeous coastal paths. Gullet day cruises for sightseeing, old towns and beach trips can be arranged. Go to the other side of Brac Island and wander around the town of Bol or play on the famous ‘Golden horn’ beach.
Day 14: Cycling discovery
Today you will get to experience our fantastic cycling tour around the outstanding countryside of the island. Wind your way along quiet roads, through rural paths, plentiful meadows and gorgeous coastal trails. As always, you will have the chance to cool down by jumping in the crystal sea waters. For dedicated Croatia family cycling holidays please look at our other trips or speak to our staff.
Day 15: Departure day
Time to say goodbye to your new friends and our guides. Our driver will take you back to the airport, we hope to see you again and await your feedback. Do read our reviews – we are very proud of them!