If you arrive during the day why not try a simple loop and explore the local area. In the evening go to the magnificent Palace of Diocletian, a 17,000 year old UNESCO World Heritage Site. Today’s optional cycling will be between 20-80km.
Take a 45 minute ferry to the island of Brac, which is known for its stone – America’s White House, the presidential residence is built using stone from Brac. Visit Greek and Roman ruins, wine cellars, stone villages and art galleries before your ride tomorrow. The 80km ride takes you on a scenic loop around the island. You can, however, choose to ride shorter distances with equally beautiful rides ranging from 25km upwards. You will take the afternoon ferry back.
This morning we recommend a great ride around Stari Grad. The town is a UNESCO world heritage site founded in 400 B.C. During the afternoon, ride the most famous route along the stunning lavender fields to the town of Hvar.
Today you can explore Korcula’s coves, delightful villages and pine forests. There are multiple routes you can take, all of which will pass through vineyards, olive fields and down to the coast. Some of Croatia’s best white wines are produced on Korcula, so make sure you sample with a local dish. There is an optional 20km today if you wish to extend the route.
It’s a spectacular final day as you cycle along the Peljasac peninsula, besides vineyards with fantastic views of the islands of Mljet and Korcula. The final destination will be Ston, a 14th century village which produces salt and owns the longest fortified walls in Europe. From Ston you will be transferred back to Dubrovnik where the tour comes to an end.
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before departing for your homeward travel.
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.