Gay Group Trip: Croatian Adventure
About this Trip
Experience the highlights of one of Europe’s most beautiful cities with this Croatia gay group trip. From stunning Split to the serene Zrmanja River, Croatia offers excitement, culture, and history. Relax on the beach, museum-hop, or kayak down the river with fellow LGBT+ travellers.
Group Trip Breakdown
Day 1: Split
Your Croatian adventure begins as you land in Split, a UNESCO location with a rich history and culture. From here you will visit what remains of Diocletian’s Palace, after which you’ll enjoy a group welcome dinner.
Day 2: Zip-Lining in Omis
Enjoy a leisurely morning before our first adventure begins. Today you’ll be zip-lining in Omis, where you’ll experience a panoramic view of the canyon and river below. After a morning of excitement we’ll continue to a guided tour of Omis Old Town. Tonight we dine as a group.
Day 3: Polijicka Republica
Fill up on a hearty breakfast as we’ll be doing our first hike this morning. This route will take you past the former dividing border between the Turkish and Venetian empires. After an eye-opening hike, we will dine on local cuisine before returning to Split.
Day 4: Krka National Park
Krka National Park is our destination today, where you’ll experience the beauty of Croatia’s waterfalls, including Skradinski Buk, which we will trek towards. For dinner we will continue to Sibenik, where you will enjoy a breathtaking view of St James Cathedral.
Day 5: Kornati National Park
Today you can look forward to snorkelling in a stunning setting. This morning we will cruise to an archipelago of 89 uninhabited islands, which are surrounded by impressive cliffs and serene waters. If you’re fortunate you may spot a turtle, or even a dolphin. Recover with a refreshing lunch at a local seafood restaurant.
Day 6: Rafting Zrmanja River
Today we will head Northward toward the Zrmanja River, where you will kayak between waterfalls, canyons, and clear waters. After lunch we will continue to Zadar, home to ancient Roman ruins and medieval churches.
Day 7: Paklencia National Park
This morning will consist of a 60-minute drive up the Veliko Rujno plateau. Here we will hike through exquisite scenery and visit Our Lady of Assumptions Church along the way. Next, we will stop at Strazbenica for a stunning view of the scenery below. After a busy morning we will pause for lunch in a mountain hut along the route. From Velika Palenica Creek we will descend through a gorge. Enjoy the evening at your leisure.
Day 8: Plitvice National Park and Zagreb
Plitvice National Park is our next destination, home to over 90 waterfalls, multiple caves, and emerald green lakes. After a scenic train ride we will arrive at our starting point. Next, we will travel to Croatia’s capital city, Zagreb. Here you can enjoy a day independently, exploring the city’s delicious cuisine and exciting nightlife.
Day 9: Samobor Highlands
Our next destination is just an hour from Zagreb; Zumbeaka and Samobor Highland National Park offer great hiking trails, which we’ll be taking advantage of. Samobor is our next destination, home to stunning baroque architecture and the popular Kremsnite pastry, which we will sample alongside coffee. Later we will return to Zagreb where you can explore the city further.
Day 10: Zagreb
Our last full day as a group will be spent enjoying a guided tour of Zagreb Old Town. The remainder of the day can be spent venturing through the city. Tonight we will join as a group for a farewell dinner.