NP Risnjak and Kupa source hike

See some of Croatia’s most beautiful terrain on this adventurous, 1-day hiking trip. Depart in the early morning by car from Zagreb and make your way to Croatia’s mountainous Gorski Kotar region, often called “the Green Lungs of Croatia” because of its thick forests. Your destination is National Park Risnjak, one of Croatias best kept secrets! See the famous Schlosser hut, optionally scramble to the top of the rocks and see the sea on clear days. Hike bakc and hike to source of river Kupa, magnificen dark green colour water source erupting from deep depth of earth! Return by evening back to Zagreb, where the tour ends. This is a long lasting day, feeling as two!

Early star at 6:00 Am we pick you up from your Zagreb accommodation. After 2h transfer arrival at Risnjak. Risnjak in National Park and part of Croatias region "Gorski Kotar", well known for its thick forests and rugged mountains. We pass through Crni lug village and proceed deeper to mountains. After leaving behind last village we soon start our hike up the hill, approximately around 8:00 AM. We hike to the Schlosser mountain hut, with uphill hike lasting around 3h. Enjoy the spectacular views of this magnificent forest trail, and proceed from mountain hut to the peak of Veliki Risnjak!
Last part includes some rock scrambling and is optional, but recommendable as the view from the top is unforgettable! On clear days you can see mountain Velebit, Učka, town Rijeka, sea and islands close to Rijeka! Return downhill hike back lasts around 2-3 hours.
After short transfer another trail to Kupa source give us inside into deep greeen source of river! Kupa hike is only 1,5h return hike, after which we reutrn back to Zagreb. (2h)

  • 06:00 Meeting / Pickup at your accomodation in Zagreb
  • 06:00-8:00 Transfer to NP Risnjak
  • 8:00 - 11:00 Schlosser hike up to Mountain hut
  • 11:00 - 12:00 Lunch break (extra cost, available if preordered)
  • 12:00-15:00 Hike down to entrance
  • 15:00-15:30 Transfer to Kupa trail - OPTIONAL
  • 15:30 - 17:00 Kupa source hike
  • 17:00-19:00 Transfer to Zagreb
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  • Min No of persons: 2 (single person on request)
  • Max No of persons: 8
  • Availability: May to November
  • Duration: 1 day
  • From: Zagreb
  • Type: GUIDED hiking tour
  • Activity Level: 4 – Moderate to Strenuous. With technically challenging parts.
  • Hiking: 6-8 hours
  • Distance: 16 km + 3 km kupa hike
DEPARTURES Every day 
PRICE FROM 2 persons €136 per person
STATUS On request
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INCLUDED
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • All transfers
  • Water (please take your bottles!)
  • Backpack (on request)
  • First aid kit
  • GPS support
  • Garmin Virb XE camera - head mount (on request)
  • Headlamp
NOT INCLUDED
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Transfers not stated in the program
 
OBLIGATORY EQUIPMENT
  • High trekking shoes, Long hiking pants
  • Comfortable walking clothes
  • Hat/Buff
  • Small day backpack (available on request)
  • Windproof jacket
  • Small packable raincoat
RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT
  • Sunglasses, Sunscreen
  • Spare clothes (pack in closed bags to keep safe from water)
  • Photo camera - for your memories!
WATER PURIFICATION INFO
  • Keep in mind during your travel
  • tour in pdf

 

 

Frozen Plitvice Lakes Day Hike

Winter private hiking day tour to Plitvice lakes national park from Zagreb. A great addition to Zagreb visit, outdoor activity as the local people traditionally do it! From a crowded city in two hours, you will be in white frozen magic of Croatian most famous national park! Frozen lakes and waterfalls and silence to relax without crowds to disturb you.
The trail takes you to the big waterfall, and further by the lakes. More hiking continues with astonishing views on the lakes and we hike back to the starting point. From here with a short transfer, you will go to the late lunch at local delicious restaurant preparing homemade meals. On our way back, we will stop in small Rastoke village. Transfer to Zagreb and goodbye.

 

At 9:00 your guide will pick you up at your accommodation. After transfer of less than 2h, you will enter most beautiful frozen scenery you can imagine - National Park Plitvice Lakes. During winter hikes all is covered in ice and snow. A walk on Plitvice lakes takes you to the magnificent waterfall, proceeding by the lake and to the frozen scenery of summer boat harbour. After lunch break, transfer to Zagreb with stop at Rastoke village and goodbye. Plitvice winter hike is around 2 hours, easy hike.
  • 9:00 Transfer from Zagreb to Plitvice (2h)
  • Plitvice hike (2h)
  • Lunch break
  • Rastoke village visit
  • Transfer to Zagreb
  • Min No of persons: 2
  • Max No of persons: 10
  • Availability: winter
  • Duration: 1 day
  • From: Zagreb
  • Type: GUIDED walking tour
DEPARTURES Every day 
CODE PTHK
PDF 1447893666 file pdf
PRICE PER PERSON (min 2) 99€
STATUS Guaranteed
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INCLUDED
  • Private transfer to trail
  • Local guide
  • Walking sticks on request
  • Accident Insurance
NOT INCLUDED
  • Entrance fees
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (optional)
RECCOMMENDED EQUIPMENT
  • Comfortable walking clothes
  • High hiking shoes
  • Warm jacket and pants
  • Hat and gloves
  • Bottle for water
  • Photo camera for memories
OPTIONAL
  • Sunglasses
  • Small packable raincoat
  • Spare clothes for change
  • Backpack (available on request)
  • Hiking sticks (available on request)
WATER PURIFICATION INFO
  • Keep in mind during your travel
  • tour in pdf

Note: Comfortable walking shoes and clothes obligatory!

Plitvice Lakes Day Hike

Private hiking day tour to Plitvice lakes national park from Zagreb. A great addition to Zagreb visit, outdoor activity as the local people traditionally do it! From a crowded city in two hours, you will be in green and potentially frozen lakes and waterfalls to enjoy your relaxation in the nature.
The trail takes you to the big waterfall, and further by the lakes. More hiking continues with astonishing views on the lakes and we hike back to the starting point. From here with a short transfer, you will go to the late lunch at local delicious restaurant preparing homemade meals. On our way back, we will stop in small Rastoke village. Transfer to Zagreb and goodbye.

 

At 9:00 your guide will pick you up at your accommodation. After transfer of less than 2h, you will enter most beautiful green and fresh National Park Plitvice Lakes. Summer visit is green and fresh, during winter hikes all is covered in ice and snow, if you choose spring visit, all is in flowers and in fall, red yellow and brown colours dominate the scenery. A walk on Plitvice lakes takes you to the magnificent waterfall, proceeding by the lake and to the small boat. Additional walk goes to the upper lakes, and a small train takes you back to starting point. Here your transfer waits to take you to local house for a traditional delicious lunch! After lunch, transfer to Zagreb with stop at Rastoke village and goodbye. Plitvice walk is around 3-4 hours, easy hike.
  • 9:00 Transfer from Zagreb to Plitvice (2h)
  • Plitvice hike (2-3h)
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Rastoke village visit
  • Transfer to Zagreb
  • Min No of persons: 2
  • Max No of persons: 10
  • Availability: all year
  • Duration: 1 day
  • From: Zagreb
  • Type: GUIDED walking tour
DEPARTURES Every day 
CODE PTHK
PDF 1447893666 file pdf
PRICE On request
STATUS Guaranteed
BOOK NOW 
INCLUDED
  • Private transfer to trail
  • Local guide
  • Walking sticks on request
  • Accident Insurance
NOT INCLUDED
  • Entrance fees
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (optional)
RECCOMMENDED EQUIPMENT
  • Comfortable walking clothes
  • High hiking shoes
  • Hat and gloves (winter tours)
  • Bottle for water
  • Jacket
  • Photo camera for memories
OPTIONAL
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat (and gloves in winter)
  • Small packable raincoat
  • Spare clothes for change
  • Backpack (available on request)
  • Hiking sticks (available on request)
WATER PURIFICATION INFO
  • Keep in mind during your travel
  • tour in pdf

Note: Comfortable walking shoes and clothes obligatory!