Abundant wildlife, stunning beaches, jagged peaks, unending coastlines, unfathomable natural beauty… The perfect setting for an activity holiday and all just a few hours flight from the UK. But that’s not all – in-between bouts of swimming, cycling or rafting, Croatia offers world-class restaurants and bars in vibrant UNESCO-listed old towns, national parks with unique flora and fauna and more than 1000 idyllic islands to explore with countless beaches to make your own.
Read on for 5 reasons why Croatia activity holidays are the absolute best!
Things To Do
Whether you’re rafting along Kupa River, cycling in Istria, rock climbing around the Marjan peninsula, hiking the Cetina Canyon, swimming across the region of Dalmatia, sailing the coastline or paragliding over the Adriatic – you’ll find that Croatia has more than enough sport to keep even the most enduring and hardened adventurers happy for years. There are activities to suit all fitness levels and age groups – perfect for a Croatia family activity holiday – and you can focus, if you prefer on anything from watersports to high-octane adventures on land or sea or high up in the sky.
Beautiful Cities To Explore
In-between activities, cities such as Dubrovnik and Split await. Dubrovnik, with its gorgeous harbour and stonewall encircled old town is a perfect base for those wanting to partake in a spot of sailing in Croatia, while Split with its incredible history-rich old town and lively dining scene makes a good base from which to explore the local countryside and visit nearby attractions such as the waterfall filled Krka national park. Of course there are plenty of activities in each of the cities too – from quad biking in Split to hiking high above the ancient walls in Dubrovnik.