Self-guided Hiking tour: Hvar& Brac islands

Support
Self-guided
Duration
7 days
Intensity
Moderate

About Tour

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This self-guided hiking tour is organized and planned by our expert guides. Each day you will hike and experience something new. However, we can modify the program, according to your preferences, the tour itinerary is flexible for most of the days. Also, the level of difficulty can vary from easy to expert, depending on your skills. We offer the program in three different categories that are related to the type of accommodation: Elemental, Classic, and Premium.

Itinerary

Welcome to Split

On the first day, you will have a meeting with our team that will brief you with all the necessary information for the upcoming days. We will spend this day in a simple walk along the hill Marjan (178 m). Marjan, known as the lungs of the city, is a beautiful and protected park forest with beaches, little churches, trails, and viewpoints. It’s a perfect getaway from the city buzz that is worth exploring. You will spend the night in a hotel in Split.

From Split to Hvar

Our day begins with a one-hour morning ferry ride from Split to Hvar Island. The sunny island of Hvar is well known for its great weather and breathtaking unspoiled nature. It's a popular summer spot in Dalmatian Riviera. The hiking trail will take you in villages Malo and Velo Grablje, gorgeous violet fields of lavender, and narrow stone streets. The villages in the countryside, are in a way monuments, of traditions, culture, and history of the island. Hvar has so much to offer, from lovely bays, gastronomy, architecture, archeological sites from ancient periods, to unique nature that perfectly collides with the stone houses of the tiny villages. Overnight in the town of Hvar.


Hvar town

Enjoy your day in Hvar town. Take a tour of Fort Frotica and the main square, or spend the day at the beach, swimming and sunbathing. You can also decide to spend the day kayaking. Use this day to rest your feet as you soak in the atmosphere of the most prominent island in Croatia. In case you want to go hiking, we have several options for you. Overnight in the town of Hvar.


Hike to hills above the town of Jelsa

Today you will have a choice of different hiking routes, all departing from Jelsa. It depends on how long you would like to hike this day. All the suggested paths climb the hills above Jelsa, where you can see the ancient Illyrian fort Tor dating from the 3rd century BC, built on the remains of a prehistoric structure. These city walls, settled high on the cliffs, offer stunning views of the central part of the island. Jelsa is a picturesque small Mediterranean town with a friendly atmosphere. You will stay for the night in Jelsa. It's a great place to relax after a hiking day.


Highest peak of Adriatic Islands

The journey continues to the neighboring island of Brač. You will board the ferry in the early morning and head to Bol, a delightful small town. Bol is known for its Zlatni Rat beach, one of the largest and most beautiful attractions of the Adriatic. The goal of this day is to reach Vidova Gora, the highest peak of the island. Vidova Gora (778 m) is also the highest peak of all Adriatic islands. Enjoy the view and the spectacular scenery from the top. You will spend the night in Supetar, Brač Island.

Explore Brač Island

In today's hiking adventure through the beautiful island of Brač, you will find several hiking routes to choose from at your hotel in Supetar.  Supetar is the largest town on the island, located on the north side. Enjoy your day exploring Brač, hiking, and swimming. Overnight at a hotel in Supetar.


Split, end of the tour

In the morning, the one-hour ferry ride will take you to the port of Split, where this tour ends.

Our Great Staff

Vedran Medvesek
Guide

Vedran Medvesek

Vedran is our mountain biking and kayaking guide. Since joining our team in 2016, he has created and organized many of our mountain bike tours. He loves to spend his free time in nature, practicing adrenaline and adventure sports. Physical activity is always a good idea that can help you stay calm and focused, Vedran says.


Veselka Huljić
Guide

Veselka Huljić

Veselka is a world traveler who has dreamed of improving holiday experiences for travelers visiting Croatia. Knowing the fact that there are many hidden gems on the Adriatic coast, she desired to show visitors magical places. In 2005, her dream came true she opened a business and has been touring ever since. Her motto is, enjoy every step of the journey with a smile on your face, and never stop learning and exploring, who knows what you might find.

Kristian Marovic
Guide

Kristian Marovic

Kristian is our trained guide in kayaking, hiking, and cycling tours. He has many years of experience in adventure sports, which makes him an expert in conducting these tours. His friendly and positive energy will enchant you. His motto is no matter what you are a climber, kayaker, or cyclist, the greatness that appears behind us and before us in an adventure is nothing compared to the greatness that lies in our hearts.

Arrangement

Included

The price includes: 

- 2 nights in Hvar, B&B,
- 1 night in Jelsa, B&B,
- 2 nights in Supetar, B&B,
- 1 night in Split, B&B,
- road book with all necessary details, maps, route descriptions, points of interests, restaurant recommendations
- luggage transportation and passenger transportation to starting points of easy routes in the road book
- ferry tickets from Split to Hvar island
- ferry tickets from Jelsa to Bol
- ferry tickets from Supetar to Split
- 24/7 assistance and emergency contact

Not included

The price does not include: 

- Meals (besides breakfast)
- airport transfers
- Travel insurance
- Personal expanses
- Additional transfers, depending on selected optional (upgraded routes: Moderate/challenging)
- Optional excursions
- entrance fees

Summary

Support
Self-guided
Duration
7 days
Intensity
Moderate
price per guest
from 648 € / 4,860 kn