Upon arrival, you will be transported from Dubrovnik to the beautiful Konavle, where you can enjoy a warm up ride in the stunning Konavle valley.
Today you'll see rural Croatia, as you cycle through Dubrovnik's farming area. Following the valley and river Ljuta, you'll pass through the village of Zvekovica en route to Konavle's countryside, where you'll spend the night.
Today's cycling will be approximately 55km, with an additional 10km which is optional.
It's time to leave Konavle and travel to the Peljesac peninsula and onto the beautiful island of Korcula, a Croatian gem and their vineyard capital. How you get there is entirely up to you! Those who wish to cycle can, whilst for those who fancy a day off the bikes, there will be a transfer provided.
Today's cycling is approximately 52km.
Today you have the opportunity to see the sights of Korcula, which include the Old Town, Cathedral and the house of Marco Polo. This circular route begins in the village of Lumbarda and finishes in Korcula town. After taking in the attractions, we'll cycle along a peaceful coastal road, leading us to the picturesque bay of Racisce.
Today's cycling will be approximately 40km.
We'll take a short ferry (around 30 minutes) to Mljet, renowned for it's national protected area, salt lakes and historical monuments. Today's cycling will start from either Pomena or Polance, two small towns located on the outskirts of the national park. The route leads us past Mljet's famous salt lakes and through small villages such as Babine, Kuce and Soline.
Today's cycling will be approximately 30km.
Today you'll take the ferry back to Dubrovnik, where a chauffeur will be waiting to take you to tonight's accommodation. You'll have the afternoon free to explore Dubrovnik and enjoy a walking tour in the historical centre courtesy of a local guide.
Today you leave Dubrovnik for a day trip to Elafite Island Sipan! First you'll cycle from the hotel to port Gruz and take the transfer to Sipan. Your final ride of the trip will be chilled and combine sightseeing with time to relax on this tranquil and well preserved island. You'll pass true Mediterranean landscape of olive fields and vineyards leading up to a small harbour in Luka, on the west side of the island. You'll see old churches, pine forests and summer residential palaces, from the days when Island Sipan was formally a place of residence for the patricians of Dubrovnik. Take a ferry back to Dubrovnik.
Today's cycling will be approximately 20km.
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before getting a transfer to the airport for your homeward travel. Alternatively we can arrange a transfer to another address or for you to extend your holiday for a few extra days.
Explore this beautiful and complex country by bicycle and discover numerous hidden gems. Take in the magnificent beauty of this country and cycle through small villages, along lakes and up hills. Immerse yourself in the Croatian culture and have a true mediterranean experience in a country rich in history.
Croatia can be visited from early March or April all the way through to November. The weather can be cooler in the Spring and Autumn which can make for great cycling conditions. The height of summer is particularly hot but is great for lazy days on the bike soaking up everything Croatia has to offer.