Croatia Mountain Bike Adventure
Join us on a private motor yacht for a week of island bliss by mountain bike and boat as we explore Croatia’s Southern Dalmatia islands, one of Europe’s most beautiful destinations. Sip a beer at a rustic cafe, stroll winding streets of historic harbor towns, a private dinner at a small restaurant or enjoy meals on the boat prepared by our onboard chef. Learn about the deep history of the region with our knowledgeable local guides, anchor in a quiet cove for a swim off the deck, then sail off to the next island to do it all over again. Join our Big Mountain guides and local Croatian guides on this unforgettable adventure!
The MS San Snova is an entirely oak ship that stands at 101-feet long. All 12 spacious cabins (11 above deck, 1 below deck) feature air conditioning, private bathroom with shower and hair dryer. Each day will feature two guided ride distances. Riders can expect lots of singletrack, some doubletrack and some quiet ashphalt climbs. Also, high-performance e-bike rentals available.
New co-ed trip launched! And, on our Women's departure enjoy pre-trip training assistance & on-trip coaching by the renowned Sweet Skills coaching program.
Day 1: Welcome to Split. Sail to Šolta Island. Warm-up ride. — 6 KM / 590 ft elevation gain
Board the ship at 2 PM in historic Trogir and set sail for Šolta Island and our first ride.
Day 2: Sail to Brač Island. Ride Brač Island. — 15 or 37KM / 656 or 2790 ft gain
Ride past secret coves and then climb up to a high mountain ridge with magnificent views of the neighboring islands of Hvar, Vis, Šolta and the mainland. Watch the sunset in the harbour of Postira.
Day 3: Sail Pučišća. Ride to Bol. Sail to Vis Island. — 29 or 30KM / 2953 or 3280ft gain
Enjoy breakfast as we sail down the coast to Pučišća, often listed as one of the prettiest villages in Europe. Then climb past olive trees and herb meadows to the 780 m high Vidova Gora then drop down to the Zlatini Rat beach.
Day 4: Ride Vis Island. Sail to Korčula Island. — 27 or 38KM / 1968 or 2953ft gain
Ride remote Vis island, known for it’s interesting history, good wines and excellent sea food. Then sail off to the beautiful town of Vela Luca on Korčula Island.
Day 5: Ride Korčula Island. Sail to Hvar Island. — 38 or 47KM / 2297 or 3280ft gain
Ride singletrack along the seashore through olive groves to the village of Blato for a coffee. Then we load the ship and head off to the village of Stari Grad on Hvar Island, one of the oldest towns in Europe and designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Day 6: Ride Hvar Island. Sail to Split. — 29 or 38KM / 1148 or 3280ft gain
Ride through the Greek settlement Pharos from 384 BC then choose to ride up and over to glitzy Hvar town, or do a mellower loop to the villages of Jelsa and Vrboska and then visit the Spanish fortress in Stari Grad. Next stop, Split.
Day 7: Ride Split. Sail to Trogir. — 15 or 20KM / 656 or 1312ft gain
Wake up anchored in vibrant Split. Step off the boat to explore its facinating historical sights including the Diocletian's Palace. After a final ride in the hills just outside the city we'll sail back to Trogir with a long swimming break along the way.
Day 8: Flights home or travels on own.
Depart from the boat and transfer to Split airport with a suitcase full of memories. Bon voyage!
What our Guests Say:
"Dream trip! We had so many memorable experiences. A huge thanks to our amazing guides and boat crew for everything."
- Tanya P.
June 6-13, 2020 (women's only) | October 3-10. 2020
|Duration:||8 days, 7 nights|
|Joining In:||Split, Croatia|
|Skill Level:||2 fitness, 2 technical|
|Land Cost:||€1995 /person | Currency Conversion ?|
See the approximate route of the trip on Google maps. Register today!