Meet us in the marble city of Split and enjoy optional trips like river rafting or boating along the coast!
Head across the Adriatic to untouched Croatia! Raft down the emerald green Cetina River, wander through the marble ruins of Diocletian’s Palace, and sailing the Dalmatian Coast to discover the beautiful beaches at the Blue Lagoon.
* This tour meets on Thursday night in Split after 16:00 and ends on Sunday. Transportation to Split is not included. If you need any flight options you can check here.
For accurate departure times, travel times, prices of activities, and suggestions on how much extra money you will need, please contact [email protected]
If you select the Meet Us There option, please plan to arrive at your accommodation by Thursday evening. Luggage storage will be available for those of you arriving before 16:00. You can check in at the reception desk. Detailed information regarding your trip, including directions from the airport(s) to the accommodation, will be emailed to you in the days leading up to your departure for Croatia.
Thursday evening there will be a complimentary welcome dinner at a neighboring restaurant. Reception will give you the details of the dinner upon your arrival at the accommodation. The rest of the group will be traveling by bus through the night and will be arriving Friday morning, so you will meet with your tour leader at breakfast on Friday morning.
After checking in with your Trip Leader at breakfast, you have all day to explore Split and its surrounding areas. Bus2alps will organize a river rafting trip on the Cetina River or a zip-lining activity through the lush valleys near Omiš. If you choose not to join any of the outdoor adventures, you can spend your day laying out on one of Split’s beaches, join an included walking tour of the Split city center, visit Diocletian's Palace, rent a bike and ride up Marjan Hill or take a day trip to local surrounding towns, like Omiš.
Friday night there will be an optional pub crawl (not included) to experience the best of Split’s bustling nightlife. Meet in the hostel reception area at the designated time set by your Trip Leader if you are interested in joining the pub crawl. If you choose not to join the pub crawl, the night is free to explore Split’s many restaurants and cafes or to stroll along the Riva waterfront.
Saturday you have all day to explore Split, the second largest city in Croatia and largest on the Dalmatian Coast. For those interested, Bus2alps will organize a private island cruise that heads to the Blue Lagoon (not included). Meet in your hostel lobby Saturday morning before departing for the picturesque Blue Lagoon. Enjoy an included lunch between snorkeling and sunbathing before heading to Copacabana Beach where you are free to enjoy the pebble beaches, sip seaside cocktails or explore the natural beauty of the Adriatic. The full-day cruise will arrive back to Split around 6:30pm.
If you stay in Split, you can spend your day laying out on one of Split’s beautiful beaches, join a tour of the Diocletian Palace, go to Marjan Hill or take a day trip to local surrounding towns.
Saturday night your Trip Leader can provide you with recommendations for dinner or for checking out some of Split’s many great nightlife options.
Check out is at 10:00 am. If your flight departs later in the day, you will be able to store your luggage in the hostel by speaking with reception. Sunday is a free day to visit any of the sites you missed over the weekend.
Rafting the Cetina River: Experience an adventurous ride down Croatia’s natural beauty, the Cetina River. Duck through lush overgrown trees expanding over the river and find yourself in large scenic expanses as you rush down the Cetina. When we’re all finished and off the river, a traditional Croatian late lunch will be included featuring various entree options alongside local Croatian bread and a traditional dessert. Approximate Cost: 59 EUR
Zip Lining: Get your adrenaline fix as you soar over Croatia’s stunning wilderness. Your views while experiencing 8 separate zip lines will include the breathtaking emerald green Cetina River winding through the valleys near Omiš. Approximate Cost: 65 EUR
Private Island Cruise: Spend your day sailing along the coastline on a private boat cruising through the picturesque Blue Lagoon. Enjoy an included lunch between snorkeling and sunbathing before heading to Copacabana Beach where you are free to enjoy the pebble beaches, sip seaside cocktails or explore the natural beauty of the Adriatic. The full-day cruise will arrive back to Split around 6:30pm. Approximate Cost: 59 EUR
Pub Crawl: Immerse yourself in a mix of Split’s top pubs, bars and clubs, while getting to know other fellow travelers! Approximate Cost: 20 EUR/150 Kuna (paid in cash in person)
Aqua Park Okrug: Test your skills on this inflatable obstacle course on the water! Feel like a kid again running around this water park trying to keep your balance.
Approximate Cost: 45 Kuna for 1 hour (Kuna cash only- Euro not accepted)