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Dubrovnik and elaphite islands sea kayaking

DUBROVNIK & ELAPHITE ISLANDS ONE WEEK KAYAKING

Book one of our best selling tours and enjoy paddling the crystal clear blue sea !

Our experienced guides will ensure you spend an excellent week in Croatia.





TOUR INFO

Duration - 8 days / 7 nights, Sunday to Sunday
Arrival/Departure Point - Dubrovnik
Accommodation - private guesthouse rooms
Daily activities: 3 - 6 h
Number of participants: min 4 - max 20
Guide to kayakers ratio: 1/8
Suggested minimum age: 16

GUARANTEED DEPARTURE DATES 2010

May: 09, 16, 23, 30
June: 06, 13, 20, 27
July: 04, 11, 18, 25
August: 01, 18, 15, 22, 29
September 05, 12, 19, 26
October: 03, 10


INCLUDES:

4 nights private accommodation Lopud
3 nights private accommodation Šipan
Meals included - 7 breakfasts/6 dinners
6 days sea kayaking guide service
Fully equipped sea kayaks
(paddles, life jackets, spray deck)
Insurance while kayaking

 

TOUR PRICE

EUR 680 per person
VAT included

Single supplement: EUR 120

ITINERARY


Day 1 - Arrivals
Transfer from Dubrovnik airport or pier to Dubrovnik, free time in Dubrovnik until 20:00 h. Departure by ferry to the island of Lopud where clients are welcomed by local host.
Welcome dinner - the participants of the tour will have an opportunity to meet each other and get the basic information from their guide.

Lopud: dinner and overnight


Day 2 - Paddling to the island of Kolocep
After breakfast which is served on the terrace of the local restaurant we gather at the beach and start with first instructions in shallow protected bay: the guide will explain safety procedures and give the tips on paddling technique.
Paddling along the outer scenic side of Lopud to sandy beach of Sunj - which is at the other side of the island. There we will stop for swimming and traditional local game 'picigin'.
Paddling to the island of Kolocep. We stop in small fishermen village, Donje Celo. Time for swimming, exploring the islands green pathways, the village or simply relax on the beach.
Return to Lopud by ferry late afternoon. Time to explore this fascinating island that will delight you with its rich vegetation, mild Mediterranean climate and two splendid sandy beaches. With the exception of some bikes, there is no traffic on the island. Two 16th c castles, along with lovely stone houses, give the place a picturesque air.
Lopud: dinner and overnight

Daily activity:
aprx. 1 hour of instructions 3 hours of paddling 2 hours of snorkeling & swimming
Paddling distance: 14 km



Day 3 - Paddling: Kolocep - Lopud
After breakfast we take the boat to the island of Kolocep. Paddling along outer side of Kolocep Island along the green forests touching clear water, breathtaking steep cliffs, stunning blue caves, rock formations. Stop will be made for relaxing and exploring the scenic village of Donje Celo. Free time for lunch.
Paddling to Lopud late afternoon
Lopud: overnight:

Daily activity:
Aprx. 3 hours of paddling 3 hours of snorkeling and swimming
Paddling distance: 15 km



Day 4 - Paddling: Lopud - Trsteno - Brsecine
After breakfast morning paddling across Kolocep Channel to mainland, Trsteno with many small caves and secluded beaches. We visit Trsteno Arboretum with its Renaissance garden and the 15th c summer villa.
Paddling to pebble beach Brsecine. Time for lunch, swimming, snorkeling and relaxing.
Afternoon paddle to Lopud.
Lopud: overnight

Daily activity:
Aprx. 3 hours of paddling 3 hours of snorkeling and swimming
Paddling distance: 15 km



Day 5 - Paddling: Lopud - Šipan
Your language will be transferred from Lopud to the accommodation in Sudjuradj (island of Šipan)
After breakfast morning paddling to Sudjuradj - on the island of Šipan. Sometimes called the Golden Island, Šipan is the largest and most populated of the Elaphite (Elafit) Islands.The mild winter climate, the ideal position and fertile dolomite polje (valley), located between two limestone ridges, are still a challenge for every visitor. Much of the island is overgrown with Mediterranean maquis, but it is also rich in vineyards and olive groves.
Charming fishermen village of Sudjuradj is will delight you with its old readitional limestone houses and Renaisance castles.
Welcome dinner at local restaurant in Sudjuradj.
Sudjuradj: overnight and dinner

Daily activity:
Aprx. 2 hours of paddling 3 hours of snorkeling, swimming and walking



Day 6 - Paddling: Sudjuradj - Šipanska Luka
Paddling from Lopud to island of Šipan, Luka Šipanska, once the center of Authorithy of Dubrovnik Republic, the natural setting as well as the historical buildings are unique there.
Cross the island to Sudjuradj nested in a scenic bay, with numerous historical monuments, castles, churches and Renaissance summer manors.
Sudjuradj: overnight

Daily activity:
Aprx. 3 hours of paddling 3 hours of snorkeling and swimming
Paddling distance: 14 km



Day 7 - Optional self guided paddling:
Recommended route: Šipanska Luka - Sudjuradj
Breakfast
Local bus or walking to Šipanska Luka
Paddling from Šipanska Luka to Sudjuradj from other side of the island, passing near the small islets, secluded small beaches and green pine forests.
Sudjuradj: overnight

Daily activity:
4 hours paddling 2 hours swimming & snorkeling
Paddling distance: 19 km



Day 8 - Departure
Transfer from the island of Šipan to Dubrovnik airport

 

Packing

Daily paddling gear is a swimsuit, beach sandals, and sunglasses. You will be issued a dry bag for your belongings (clothes, towel, camera, wallet), which is stored in the kayak's bulkhead. Evening wear is island casual: shorts, lightweight pants, T-shirt, skirt, sundress, sandals.
May, September, October: sweater and lightweight jacked for evening

 

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