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Seaside Hikes in Croatia

Program No. 13402RJ
Discover the Dalmatian Coast’s seaside villages, medieval architecture, timeless traditions and national parks as you unlock the mystery of one of Europe’s best kept secrets.

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At a Glance

Greek ruins and Adriatic views: the Dalmatian Coast glimmers with tranquility and the rich influences of Central Europe and the Mediterranean. Discover the history, architecture and natural environment as you walk through seaside towns and mountain trails, Diocletian’s fourth-century palace and the ancient streets of this once-embattled and ever-beautiful region. Meet local residents and learn about the original trails that unite the villages and people of the Dalmatian Coast.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Hiking 4-8 miles daily on paths and mountain trails; may be rocky and steep with ascents and descents. Sturdy walking/hiking shoes are required. Elevations up to 5,800 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

What You'll Learn

  • Sample Dalmatian vintages during a lunch at a local home.
  • Learn about the former pirate stronghold of Omis as you boat on the crystal-clear water of the Cetina River.
  • Study flora and fauna as you hike along the waterfalls and lakeshores of Krka National Park.

General Notes

Select dates are Micro Group departures, with 12 or fewer participants.
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