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This trip is Self Guided allowing you to discover the area and explore on your own but we can arrange guiding if you prefer.
This trip is ideal for Cycling Breaks with Friends.
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TRIP HIGHLIGHT WHAT WE LOVE

Visit islands, towns, countryside and magical cities on this seven day adventure. A city rich in history with a distinctive old town, renowned for its 16th century walls surrounding the Old Town. Island's off the coast of Dubrovnik are hidden gems waiting to be explored, brimming with Mediterranean features such as villages, olive fields, vineyards and stunning coastline.
DAY 1Arrive in Dubrovnik

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.  

DAY 2Konavle Countryside

​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.

DAY 3Peljesac to Korcula

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.

DAY 4Korcula Loop Ride

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.

DAY 5Korcula to Mljet National Park

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.

DAY 6Mljet - Dubrovnik

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. 

DAY 7Sipan Island

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. 

DAY 8Departure

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.

Croatia cycling holiday Dubrovnik route from Ston to Brac
8 DAYS
41 KM/DAY AVERAGE
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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.

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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.

PACKAGE DETAILS MORE INFORMATION

Your accommodation will be in 3 or 4 star hotels, expertly picked for their locations and surroundings. 
Your trip will be bed and breakfast but we can upgrade you to half board if you prefer. Please just let our cycling experience team know when you enquire.  
The holiday is a self guided holiday allowing you to explore Croatia at your own pace. We know the area very well and have put together some recommended routes in GPX format which allows you to download these to most GPS enabled devices, and with certain software, to your smartphone. These will be sent to you once you have booked your holiday with Love Velo and each file will be titled with a short description of the ride and the distance. If you would like to see the profile of each route, we recommend that you download the files before your holiday and open them with a GPS viewer. If you would like guiding instead, please just ask our cycle experience team.    
You will want to know that your bike is in great condition and that you won’t have any mechanical problems during your ride. Our bikes are extremely well serviced and maintained but in the very unlikely event there is a mechanical issue with the bike (not including basic maintenance such as slipped chains or punctures), we will provide you with an emergency number for someone to come out and repair or replace your bike.  
The bike we will provide you with is a fabulous Z85 road bike, perfect for exploring the Croatia. If you would like a hybrid ot tandem bike, please ask as we can provide these as well.  
Your bike will come equipped with essential tools for you to repair a puncture, replace an inner tube or fix a slipped chain.  
Your bags will be collected each morning and taken from your accommodation to the next night’s accommodation. We suggest you keep a day bag with you for all your essentials. 
Travel to Croatia not included but please ask our cycling experience team if you would like us to book flights for you.   
We consider travel insurance to be essential. Accordingly, it is a condition of making a booking through us that you have suitable insurance cover for the booking you have made and any activities which you expect to take part in. This insurance as a minimum should cover cancellation, baggage loss, accidents and health issues while you are away. We also recommend that you take your policy details with you when you travel. Please ask our cycling experience team if you would like us to arrange travel insurance for you.