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PADDLE & PEDAL ISTRIA - 8 DAYS

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Where
Poreč, Istarska Županija, Croatia
Address
Not set.
Type
Tour
Duration
8 days
Participiants
Not set.
Location
Countryside

Description

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Surroundings

  • Airport
  • Beach
  • Desert
  • Downtown
  • Farm
  • Forest
  • Harbour
  • Jungle
  • Lake
  • Marina
  • Mountain
  • Rainforest
  • Sea
  • Wine yard

Tour activities

  • Amusement park
  • Bicycle
  • Biking
  • Canal Cruising
  • Canoeing
  • Cruise
  • Ecotour
  • Expedition Cruise
  • Fishing
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Ice Climbing
  • Kayaking
  • Motorcycle
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Multi-Sport
  • Nature
  • Rafting
  • Rainforest
  • River Cruising
  • Rock Climbing
  • Safari
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sightseeing
  • Skiing
  • Snow sport
  • Tai chi
  • Trekking
  • Walking
  • Whitewater
  • Yachting
  • Yoga
  • Zoo

Itinerary/schedule

1.DAY- ARRIVAL Arrival in Porec, meeting with guide and presentation of program. Dinner and overnight. 2.DAY - BIKING PARENZANA TRAIL - 61 km After breakfast transfer to Savudrija where we will start biking (on macadam) on the legendary route of the Parenzana, the former narrow-gauge railway line which deeply penetrates into the Istrian peninsula and from Porec to Trieste connects 33 Istrian cities, which today are located on the territory of even three states. Passing through magnificent rolling landscapes and lively Istrian vineyards, once it was named as the railway of the wine. After a pleasant and exciting ride from charming medieval town of Grožnjan to Vižinada we will pass through many tunnels, over old bridges and stop on many fascinating view point. Dinner and overnight. Asphalt - 2 km Macadam - 59 km 3.DAY - SEA KAYAK POREC - VRSAR ARCHIPELAGO - 10 km After breakfast we transfer to Porec for an orientation walk of the old town, famous for Eufrasius Basilica, UNESCO's world heritage. Meeting with our guide and introducing to our sea-kayaks and are fitted with safety gear. We are then shown how to handle these easy to paddle craft and then we are off, paddling besides the city walls and around the islands to the wild beach for a swimming and snorkeling. Dinner and overnight. 4.DAY - SEA KAYAK VRSAR - LIM FJORD - 13 km After breakfast short drive to Vrsar where we will start with our sea kayak adventure along the protected area of Lim fjord. You will enjoy paddling along the bay, with its steep banks, passing beside the cultivation of mollusks and fish to the end of Lim bay. During paddling we will make stop on the wild beach for swimming and snorkeling. Hike to the Romuald´s cave, this 105-meter long cave consists of several impressive halls that have preserved evidence of permanent existence of life since prehistoric times. The entrance to the cave is 47 centimeters high, and the main hall is five to six meters high. Romualdo’s Cave is a speleological phenomenon because the cave ornaments are located on the left side only, while the right side is empty. Dinner and overnight. 5.DAY - BIKING TRAIL OF CAPTAIN MORGAN - 60 km Breakfast, A marsh, rare birds, a cursed city, buried pirates treasure, a fjord, a cave with a primitive man and a hermit, an ancient solar observatory - all this you can find on bike trail of Captain Morgan. We will start in Vrsar and pedal through the magical forest Kontija with a panoramic view of the beautiful landscape of the Lim Fjord to ruins of the medieval city of Dvigrad. Passing Kanfanar and a magnificent Gothic-renaissance citadel Bembo in Bale we will finish this day in the ornithological nature reserve of Palud. Dinner and overnight. Asphalt - 19 km Macadam - 41 km 6.DAY - SEA KAYAK ROVINJ ARCHIPELAGO - 10 km After breakfast drive to Rovinj where we will start our last sea kayak experience. You will enjoy paddling around Rovinj's archipelago which consist of 19 islands, islets and rocks. The certainly most well-known islands are Red Island and St. Catherine Island, which are at the same time the biggest islands and the only ones that are "populated", which of course relates to the summer season, when they are visited by thousands of foreign and domestic guests.There, you will also find Banjole Island, the so-called seven-hair island (because of its rare plant covering), which is interesting because of its cave that is in its most part undersea.A lot of time for snorkeling, swimming and relaxing. A pleased walk around the old town of Rovinj it cannot be missed. Dinner and overnight. 7.DAY - RELAX Breakfast, day for your pleasure, you can enjoy and relax on the beach and swim or choose one excursion from our programme.Wen can also organise for you private trip depending on your wishes. Dinner and overnight. 8.DAY - DEPARTURE After breakfast departure.

Included

* welcome meeting * 7 overnights in pension/rural house/agrotourism * 7 half board * residence tax * guide during whole programme * transfer in minibuses * rental of sea kayak with waterproof barrels, paddles, life jackets * bike and helmet rental * visit of Romuald's cave. * visit of Porec, Rovinj and Pula * 3 x bike trips * 3 x sea kayak trips * 1 x lunch fish picnic * 5 x energy meals * transfer from airport Pula to hotel and re-tour

Not included

# Insurance # Flight tickets # transfer from other airports to hotel and re-tour can be organised on request # Lunches and drinks if not mentioned

Highlights

paddling along the Lim fjord, Eufrasius basilica Porec, exploring Romualdo’s Cave, Rovinj , bike trail on old railway line Parenzana,

Prices

Fix.Departure 22.05./12.06./26.06./10.07./28.08./11.09. ( 2010-05-22 to 2010-09-18 )
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