Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia
Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Croatia - Bike and Boat

from €1,390

This tour expands our Islandhopping-Plus-Program and matches activity with comfort. Our proud motor yacht Harmonia is your home for an amazing week. Welcoming roomy cabins with private bathrooms, a comfortable sundeck as well as a stylish salon await your visit. If you would like to experience the region of South ... Read More

  • Reviews
  • Difficulty
    Moderate: 2/5
  • Tour Type
    Guided Supported Cycling (level 3)
  • Availability
    May - October
  • Duration
    7 Nights / 8 Days
  • Distance
    35-40km/day

(Sun) Split - Embarkation

Individual journey to Split; check-in starts between 2:00 and 2.30 pm at Split Harbor. At 4.30 pm, a guided city tour offers the chance to see inside the former Palace of Emperor Diocletian and learn about its great transformation. The boat will spend the night in Split, offering you an opportunity to experience Split’s vibrant nightlife.  

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Overview Map

(Mon) Split - Insel Brač: Milna – Bol – Insel Hvar: Jelsa (~43 km / 27 mi)

In the morning, we cruise to the island of Brač, famous for its radiant marble that was used for the White House in Washington and in the construction of the German Reichstag building in Berlin, as well as several other famous buildings. Today’s ride leads us from the tranquil harbour of Milna to Bol, where the boat awaits us for a cruise to Jelsa on the Island of Hvar.  

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Overview Map

(Tue) Hvar Island: Jelsa – Stari Grad - Hvar – Korčula Island: Vela Luka (~35 km / 22 mi)

Today’s ride leads us to Stari Grad and later on to the opposite side of the Island of Hvar. After a short break, our ride continues through lavender fields and small villages, until we reach the island's capital. Here you can enjoy a leisurely stroll through the charming city of Hvar. Standing on the magnificent Renaissance Square, take in the view of the Spanish fortress, towering high above the city. Dinner on board and overnight stay in the sheltered bay of Vela Luka on the Island of Korčula.

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Overview Map

(Wed) Korčula Island: Vela Luka - Korčula town (~45 km / 28 mi)

Today’s ride travels across the diverse landscapes of the beautiful island of Korčula, all the way to Korčula city. Take your time, and remember to take a break to enjoy the view over the blue sea and neighboring islands. The town of Korčula, is widely considered to be many to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. (Others say it is Venice.) Use the evening to wander through the streets and soak up the vibes of old town Korcula. A guided city tour will provide insight into the history of this fascinating city.

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Overview Map

(Thu) Korčula Island: Korčula town – Lastovo Island (~25 km / 16 mi)

And off we go! A morning cruise takes us to the beautiful Island of Lastovo. This island is one of the smallest inhabited islands in the Adriatic Sea. The Emperor Augustus had a special appreciation for the small island, and in Roman times it was even named “Augusta Insula”. With a population of just over 1,000 people, farming and fishing continue to be the backbone of the island's economy. Today’s ride is a loop ride around the beautiful island, known for the gold-colored white wine “Marastina”. Sunset dinner on the boat.

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

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Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

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(Fri) Lastovo Island – Mljet Island (~25 km / 16 mi)

Today starts with a short cruise to the island of Mljet. Today we will ride across this lush and forested island - known as the honey island. With 70 % of its landmass covered by woodland it is the most forested island in the Mediterranean region. Homer mentioned this lovely island in his epic poem “Odyssey” and made it a home for the Nymph Calypso and the legendary Greek king Odysseus.

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Overview Map

(Sat) Šipan Island – Dubrovnik (~22 km / 14 mi)

A short cruise in the morning takes us to the island of Šipan, the largest of the Elaphiti Islands. Today's ride takes us past villas with exotic gardens before riding through a fertile valley surrounded by a range of limestone hills. Returning to the boat we enjoy our last cruise after an adventurous week. After arrival in Dubrovnik, take time to explore this UNESCO World Heritage City and take part in a guided city tour. Later, enjoy a wonderful farewell dinner with fellow travelers and tour guides. 

Harmonia Power Yacht


Harmonia Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet) At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to. Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

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(Sun) Dubrovnik - Disembarkation

After breakfast, disembarkation is at 9 am and you will make your way home. Should you wish to extend your stay in Croatia, please allow us to provide our recommendations and coordinate your arrangements! Our team is happy to share our inside tips for continued exploration of this incredible and beautiful country!

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

Bike and Boat Tour Croatia

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance.

* 8-day trip on a motorized yacht with crew
* 7 nights in a double cabin below deck with shower/toilet
* 4 x full board and 3 x half board
* Guided cycling tours as described in the itinerary
* Overview-maps for the daily tours (on board)
* City tour in Split, Korčula and Dubrovnik
* Bed linen and towels
* English speaking tour guide

Additional Optional Services:
* ½ a double cabin
* Surcharge per person for a cabin above deck: 150 euro
* Surcharge for a double cabin for single use below deck: 500 euro (limited)
* Surcharge for a double cabin for single use above deck: 700 euro (limited)
* Rental bike with Ortlieb pannier: e-bike: 160 euro/week; hybrid bicycle: 80 euro/week
* Insurance against theft and damage of the rental bike: e-bike: 20 euro/week; hybrid bicycle: 10 euro/week (not insured: grossly negligent damages)
* Private airport transfer between Split Airport and Split harbor/Gruž harbor and Dubrovnik airport: 25 euro per person/way (min. 2 pax)
* Additional nights (B&B) in Split or Dubrovnik
* All-round carefree package (car journey): 120 euro (incl. services, each additional person: 40 euro): safe parking during Islandhopping tour; Transfer to Split (Sunday of embarkation) at 1.30 pm; crossing by catamaran from Dubrovnik to Split on Sunday of disembarkation (7 am till 1 pm), pick up in Split and transfer to parking

Not included in the basic tour price
* Journey to Split/from Dubrovnik
* Flat rate for bottled water, tourist tax and local charges 40 euro for adults or 20 euro for children up to age 16 (to be paid to the captain)
* Beverages on board (tally sheet; to be paid to the captain)
* Meals and beverages ashore
* Entrance fee for sights not included in the tour price
* Taxi ride from Split airport to the ship (aprx. 20 euro/ride)/from ship to Dubrovnik airport (aprx. 40 euro/ride)
* Tips for crew and tour guides

Lodging

Lodging Included: Harmonia - Power Yacht

Deluxe Ship HARMONIA (all cabins with shower/toilet)

At 38 x 8.3 m the MY Harmonia is an elegant, pearly-white motor yacht. This two masted beauty meets the highest expectations with her 16 luxurious guest cabins including tiled bathrooms with shower cabins/WC. The salon and numerous sun mats and beds on deck are at the guest’s disposal. With the bathing platform at the stern, taking a dip in the sea is uncomplicated – unrestricted bathing fun is guaranteed. The Harmonia is the second boat of the Serka family that enriches our Islandhopping deluxe fleet. The experienced crew and the captain offer a warm-hearted and considerate service, leaving no wish unattended to.

Catering The on-board chef is a member of the crew and prepares the breakfast and one or two warm meals a day. The catering consists of 4 x full board and 3 x half board. It starts with the dinner on the arrival day and ends with the breakfast on the departure day.

Language
Due to our international audience all Islandhopping tours are conducted bilingually, in English and German.
Croatia -Bike and Boat Tour (per person in double cabin below deck)
 
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Basic Tour Price
AprilEaster 1390 Euros
MaySplit-Dub/Dub-Split 1390 Euros
June both directions 1490 Euros
July-August both directions 1490 Euros
September both directions 1490 Euros
October both directions 1390 Euros
Hybrid bike rental without insurance80 Euros
E-bike rental w/o insurance 160 Euros
Single Supplement below deck 500 Euros
**Prices are based on 2 or more travelers sharing a double cabin, for single/solo travelers please inquire about the ‘single use cabin supplement’.

Supplement to go above deck: 150 euros/person in double, and 200 euros single. Rates in addition to the above posted rates.
With three or four people sharing a cabin, we allow a 50 % discount on the basic tour price for the third and fourth person, regardless of age.
* Children up to age 16 receive a discount of 25 % on the basic tour price (not combinable with the 50 % discount); Surcharge for single cabin use will be added.

This tour takes place in two directions, either from Split to Dubrovnik or from Dubrovnik to Split. In the schedule above the dates of both directions are listed. The detailed itinerary of the Dubrovnik - Split tour can be sent on request.

Participants: Minimum: 14 | Maximum: 36+
Ask us for airport transfer rates, extra nights, and other add on service.

Tour Details

Tour Highlights:
- Short and longer riding options available
- Famous and beautiful islands of Dalmatian Coast
- Visit historical cities, travel by speed boat between islands

Need to Know:
Pure Adventures offers space in this program to accommodate persons seeking to join a group and for people looking to enjoy and bike and boat tour. Bike and boat charters for groups are possible directly with Pure Adventures, ask us for more information. (Ex: Pure Adventures Four Islands Mountain Bike Stage Race 2020 - Boat and Race)

Island Hopping operates this program. They reserve the right to make changes to the planned itinerary due to changing wind and weather conditions as well as organizational requirements.

Level 2 – 3 Island Hopping definition: The cycle tours require an advanced level of fitness. The tours will take us up to a height of 200 - 500 m above sea-level. The day-tours up to 28 mi./45 km will take us through hilly and mountainous terrain and will be completed without any time-constraints. Participants will also need to master long and steep climbs. You are free to set aside a half or full day to swim or spend time on board the boat, instead of taking a planned cycle-tour. Helmet use is mandatory on all cycle tours. You are strongly encouraged to bring your own (well-fitted) helmet. Rental helmets are available in limited numbers (reservation requested).

Children
We believe that only children in a good physical condition and with a minimum age of 10 and previous bicycle tour experience are able to master the cycle tours on their own strength. Please note that the minimum height for a rental bike is 1.20 m (4 ft.) for hybrid bicycles and 1.50 m (4.5 ft.) for e-bikes. There is a helmet duty for all children up to age 16 in Croatia.


Dates: March through October; this is a self-guided and supported tour. You can go any date subject to hotel availability. We can also organize guided trips for any private group and accommodate custom requests; please inquire

The Dalmatian coastline is famous for its islands and the historical cities of Split and Dubrovnik. General Croatia Travel Information

Best Time To Go: May - June, September - October.

Average temperatures:
March: 57 °F (14 °C) 46 °F (8 °C)
April: 63 °F (17 °C) 52 °F (11 °C)
May: 70 °F (21 °C) 57°F (14 °C)
June: 77 °F (25 °C) 64 °F (18 °C)
July: 84 °F (29 °C) 70 °F (21 °C)
August: 82 °F (28 °C) 70 °F (21 °C)
Sept: 77°F (25 °C) 64 °F (18 °C)
October: 70 °F (21 °C) 57 °F (14 °C)

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Various bike rental options are available: Hybrid touring, ebikes, road, and mountain bikes.

Hybrids: If you decide on renting an Islandhopping hybrid bike you will receive a reliable, low maintenance, aluminum frame bike in the suitable size. Our hybrid bikes are equipped with 28 inch hollow chamber rims with puncture-proof touring tires, high-quality derailleur gears and break systems, a sturdy bike stand, touring saddle as well as mudguards and a pannier rack. All components are selected based on years of experience.

Ebikes: you will receive a high-quality pedalec, powered mainly by a Bosch motor capable of covering long distances, and characterized by their light weight and great components. Alternative drive systems may also be used. Standard components of our e-bikes in varying frame sizes include, 28 inch hollow chamber rims with puncture-proof touring tires, high-quality derailleur gears and break systems, a sturdy bike stand, touring saddle as well as mudguards and a pannier rack.

Road (cross bike): Cyclocross-Bikes can be used universally. They are quick and safe on both bumpy slopes and smooth asphalt. They have an extremely robust but light frame. Their wide tires provide more grip on sandy ground. Cyclocross means driving pleasure without compromise.

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