Croatia Island Trip

Challenging and calm



Average km

45 KM


300-550 M

riding time

5 H

About the adventure

The Gulf of Kvarner is a breathtaking expanse where the Adriatic Sea meets the Croatian coastline, offering a world of coastal enchantment. A treasure trove of stunning islands like Cres, Lošinj, and Krk, the gulf unveils an abundance of natural wonders waiting to be explored.

From tranquil beaches and hidden coves to vibrant cultural towns, the Gulf of Kvarner weaves together a rich tapestry of experiences. The azure waters beckon travelers to enjoy the sun-drenched shorelines, whether it’s relaxing under the warmth of the Mediterranean sun or exploring the sea’s mysteries through snorkeling and diving.

This region embraces history and heritage, where ancient towns, like Krk and Cres, narrate stories of antiquity through their old streets and historic landmarks. The proximity of these islands, just a short distance from one another, makes island-hopping a delightful adventure, promising unique and diverse discoveries on each.

Embarking on a journey through the Gulf of Kvarner is like entering a world of endless possibilities—a fusion of nature’s wonders and cultural treasures set against the backdrop of crystal-clear waters. A dreamy coastal haven, waiting for all to indulge in its beauty.

Kirk Island
is Croatia’s largest and northernmost island, known for its diversity in terms of vegetation and terrain. Furthermore, it is accessible via a 1.6-kilometer bridge, ensuring ease of entry and exit. The island spans an area of 406 square kilometers and stands out as one of the few with an international airport, serving its 20,000 residents within the Kvarner region of northern Croatia

Rab Island
covers an of a 90.48 square kilometers.It is one of the greenest islands in the Adriatic and arguably one of the most magical. It is covered in pine forests and has beautiful sandy beaches.

Ceres Island
situated in the Gulf of Kvarner in the northern Adriatic Sea, resides between the southern island of Lošinj and the northern islands of Krk and the Istrian peninsula. The island spans an area of 405.78 square kilometers, with a length of 66 kilometers and a variable width ranging between 2 and 12 kilometers. Originally, Cres and the neighboring Lošinj were a unified landmass, now divided by a strait merely 11 meters wide, connected by a bridge linking their shores.

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Journey to the destination
Our journey to Istria begins with a morning direct flight to Zagreb normally, the capital of Croatia. From there, we will take a scenic three-hour drive to the heart of Istria, the region where we will spend the week cycling.

Upon arrival at our hotel on Krk, we will check in and leave our luggage. If we arrive on a late flight, we will go to bed and rest up for the next day. If we arrive earlier, we can go for a short walk to adjust the bicycles or explore the city.

The hotel’s indulgent breakfast

Riding on the basis of paths and unique maddening singles created by the local guides, many terraces and goat paths winding through valleys and groves towards a magical end in a picturesque turquoise bay
Lunch in a restaurant or picnic in nature

Dinner at the hotel

Start your day off right with a luxurious hotel breakfast Cycling route
Indulge in a leisurely ride through an unspoiled island, where you’ll immerse yourself in the beauty of nature and the allure of a traditional rural way of life. As you journey along, you’ll encounter lush farms and pastoral scenes, feeling the island’s serene tranquility with every passing moment.

Conclude your day with a delightful buffet dinner.

Getting ready
A scrumptious breakfast at the hotel, followed by a departure for a ferry ride to Rab Island. Alternatively, you can reach the island by following a picturesque single track directly from the hotel.

Cycling route
Explore cycling on an untouched island with a lush, verdant route and an authentic rural ambiance. As you pedal along, you’ll encounter agricultural farms and quaint sheepfolds, each contributing to the island’s rustic charm. This island stands out for its vibrant greenery and dense forests, casting a soothing spell on the beholder. For lunch, you can choose between a delightful restaurant meal or a scenic picnic in the heart of nature.

Return ferry to the island of Krk and dinner at

Getting ready 
Begin your day on a delightful note with a sumptuous hotel breakfast.

Cycling route
Explore the unique cycling experience on this elongated island. Here, you’ll find the mesmerizing Garden of Lake Varna, situated at a remarkable depth of approximately 50 meters below sea level. According to local folklore, hidden within the basin lies an underwater castle. On windy days, one can even hear the faint chime of the castle bell, adding an enchanting touch to your journey.

Embark on a scenic drive from the park to your exquisite hotel on the picturesque island of Krk. Upon arrival, then savor a delectable dinner to cap off your day.

Getting ready
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer across the bridge to the mainland

Cycling route
Immerse yourself in dense forests reminiscent of classical Europe and the echoes of Tito’s partisan tales. Traverse clear lakes and navigate challenging single tracks winding between towering trees and thick vegetation. Conquer water crossings on rustic wooden logs and experience an exhilarating ride along a rugged dam hugging the lake’s edge. For lunch, you have the choice of dining at a restaurant or enjoying a serene picnic in the heart of nature.

Return to the hotel, disassemble the bicycles, and enjoy dinner.

Getting ready
Check-out and last Croatian breakfast

The route
We will proceed to the airport in Zagreb. Depending on our flight schedule, we may make stops to visit the Plitvice Waterfalls or explore Zagreb, savoring our final moments after an amazing journey.


not included

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