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

 

 

Premužić trail to Rossi shelter - NP Nothern Velebit Croatia

Engage in this adventure and in one day hike and experience one of the most beautiful trails in Croatia: Premužić trail. Be ready to take real adventure with amazing sea views and sunsets and experience remarkable beauties of Croatian nature!
Starting from Zagreb, this tour takes you up to National Park Nothern Velebit - hidden beauty of Croatian wilderness.
Hiking starts with short hike up to mountain hut, and continues on Premužić trail. We follow famous Premužić trail to next mountain shelter Rossijeva koliba and return the same way back. Full of impressions from our day we board our transport and head back to Zagreb.

Day 1  Premužić trail: Zavižan - Rossi - Zavižan, Zagreb

Early start today 6:00! Today we hike Premužić trail. Top rated and most beautiful trail in Croatia, built in 1930 using special local drywalls technique without any machines! It is a true natural heritage and represents a local knowledge and architecture incorporated in nature.
Interesting fact about Premužić trail is that it doesn't have high elevation changes, and it takes you to different sceneries in mountains. Other special thing is that it gives you true wild mountain experience with unique views changing all the way! With all this, we take our trip that lasts arround 6 hours to next mountain shelter Rossijeva koliba. After arrival to mountain Rossi shelter we have rest and picnic lunch. We return the same way and transfer back to Zagreb. (B, L) 
  • 06:00 transfer pick-up
  • 06:00-09:00 Transfer to Zavižan
  • 09:00-10:00 Hike up mountain hut and back to start of the trail
  • 10:00-16:00 hike Zavižan - Rossi - Zavižan
  • 16:00 - 20:00 Return to Zagreb
 
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  • Min No of persons: 2
  • Max No of persons: 8
  • Availability: 1. May - 1. November
  • Duration: 1 day
  • From: Zagreb to Zagreb
  • Type: GUIDED hiking tour
  • Activity Level: 3 – Moderate.
DEPARTURES Every week, on demand
CODE PTR

PRICE FROM 2 persons

€165 per person
STATUS Open
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INCLUDED
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • All transfers
  • Picnic lunch
  • Snacks and water
  • Backpack and walking sticks (on request)
  • National park entrance fees
NOT INCLUDED
  • Flights
  • Meals not stated in program
  • Drinks
  • Optional tours
  • Transfers not stated in the program
  • Gratuities (optional)

Unless noted otherwise all photos are property of Natural Croatia

 

OBLIGATORY EQUIPMENT
  • High trekking shoes
  • Long hiking pants
  • Comfortable walking clothes
  • Windproof jacket
  • Hat/Buff
  • Head lamp
RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT
  • Sunglasses, Sunscreen
  • Small packable raincoat
  • Backpack (available on request)
  • 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!