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Croatia Multi-Adventure Tour - For Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond

Dalmatian Coast & Islands - Split to Dubrovnik

One or more kids 20+ required (siblings 17+ ok)

Family — 20s & Beyond

6 days 5 nights

Activity Level: 2-4

Casual Hotels

From: $5,499 - $5,849 pp dbl occ

($1,000 - $1,150 for sgl occ)

It’s an experience like no other. Bike amid stunning karst peaks in the Dinaras. Gaze out over sun-drenched islands and the sapphire Adriatic. Stroll Hvar and Korčula’s ancient cobblestone streets. Kayak secluded inlets and soak up the sun on hidden beaches. Then linger over unbelievably fresh seafood. The Dalmatian Coast will leave you and your family spellbound

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Start Split / End Dubrovnik

Start/End locations may vary. Do not book flights until your trip details are confirmed.


  • Bike, hike and boat between sun-drenched islands amid stunning Adriatic scenery, where pirates ruled for over 300 years
  • Delve into the Dalmatian Coast's rich history, learning about its Venetian, Byzantine and Ottoman settlers, among others
  • Stroll through an impressive collection of Venetian Renaissance art and architecture in glamorous seaside Hvar Town
  • Explore the formidable walled city of Dubrovnik, a medieval jewel of turrets and tiled roofs—the perfect end to your journey


Accommodations may vary based on departure date.
6 Days Casual Hotels*
Accommodations may vary based on departure.
Day 1

Spin from seaside Split, home to Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, through the Dinara Mountains' magnificent karst landscape | Bike along the Cetina River to Omiš, a coastal town with a colorful pirate history | Take a refreshing dip in the Adriatic Sea | Savor delectable Croatian cuisine in the peaceful village of Duće. 

Exterior view of Hotel Plaza Duce
Hotel Plaža Duće
| Casual Hotel

Views of the Adriatic and Brač Island abound at this modern seaside hotel. (pool, spa) 

Days 2-3

Chase soaring coastal views on a hike to mountaintop Our Lady of the Snows Chapel, then descend through heath, woodlands and a dramatic slot canyon | Settle into a chair on the sundeck for a boat ride to lavender-scented Hvar, the archipelago's swankiest island | Marvel at Croatia's most impressive collection of Venetian Renaissance architecture in Hvar Town | Bike past ancient stone terraces en route to Stari Grad. 

Pool view of Hotel Amfora
Hotel Amfora
Hvar Town
| Casual Hotel

Set on an idyllic bay and surrounded by thick pines. (pool) 

Day 4

It's a relaxing boat trip to Korčula Island—a great time for reading, socializing or maybe a cannonball off the upper deck | Come ashore in Vela Luka, a seaside village with over 2,500 hours of annual sunshine! | Kayak the coast's picturesque inlets and deep blue waters.

Aerial view of the pool at Hotel Liburna
Hotel Liburna
| Casual Hotel

Set on a point that juts out into the Adriatic, this hotel boasts spectacular views of Korčula Town across the harbor. (pool)

Days 5-6

Lovely island views keep you pedaling along Korčula’s hills past quaint villages, olive groves and vineyards | ​Explore the medieval town of Korčula, a treasure trove of stone palaces, and a rumored birthplace of Marco Polo | Gaze at dazzling Dubrovnik’s imposing stone fortress walls during a guided walk. 

Terrace view of Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik
Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik
| Premiere Hotel

Located just outside the old town gates with plentiful amenities and a history of entertaining dignitaries and celebrities. (pool) 

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Activity Level: 2-4

Every Backroads trip is designed to appeal to a wide variety of interests and fitness levels. Several routes and a range of levels are offered each day so you can choose how much or how little activity you want to do. Learn more about how we determine activity levels.

Route notes

On this trip, our routes follow rolling terrain.

Daily Route Options

* Includes shuttle.
Day 1
Level 1 | 15 miles* | 500 ft. gain
Level 2 | 31 miles* | 1800 ft. gain
Level 3 | 34 miles* | 2300 ft. gain
Day 2
Walking & Hiking
Level 2 | 4 miles | 300 ft. gain
Level 3 | 4 miles | 1200 ft. gain
Boat to Hvar Island (4 hours)
Day 3
Level 2 | 23 miles* | 1100 ft. gain
Level 3 | 28 miles* | 2100 ft. gain
Level 4 | 40 miles | 3500 ft. gain
Day 4
on the Adriatic Sea (2 hours)
Boat to Korčula Island (2 – 3 hours)
Day 5
Level 1 | 11 miles* | 700 ft. gain
Level 2 | 18 miles* | 1200 ft. gain
Level 3 | 29 miles | 1900 ft. gain
Boat and Bus to Dubrovnik (2.5 hours)
Day 6
Dubrovnik Guided Walk (2 hours)

What's Included

Available Bike Options

The key to a stellar day's ride is a bike that's perfectly in tune with your cycling style… Backroads has you covered with the best bike fleet in the world! Please note that bike requests are subject to availability and prioritized based on the date they're submitted.

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Backroads Performance Road Bike
Backroads Performance Road Bike
Performance Road Bike

Included in your trip price

This custom-designed titanium bike is lightweight and responsive, featuring Shimano Ultegra Di2 electronic shifting, 11-speed compact gearing, a premium Mavic Ksyrium Pro wheelset and a full carbon fork. 

Backroads Touring Bike
Backroads Touring Bike
Touring Bike

Included in your trip price

A proven classic, this custom-designed titanium bike is suited for a wide range of cyclists. It features a comfortable ergonomic seat and a long wheel base that add to the bike’s control and stability.

Backroads Electric-Assist Bike
Backroads Electric-Assist Bike
Electric-Assist Bike

Included in your trip price

Keep pace or zip ahead, pedaling with an electric boost. This bike provides plenty of power to flatten the hills and more than enough battery range to cover the distance.
Min. age to ride e-bike: 16+

Also Included

  • All breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Expertise and services of our experienced Trip Leaders
  • Snacks and beverages between meals
  • Additional guides and experts from the region on many trips
  • Van shuttles to support a variety of route options
  • Comprehensive Travel Planner with detailed pre-trip information
  • Private guided tours at museums, historic sites, wineries and other select attractions as noted in the Travel Planner
  • All gratuities at hotels and restaurants
  • Special events, including wine tastings and other select attractions as mentioned in the Travel Planner
  • On biking and multi-adventure trips, use of fully equipped Backroads titanium bike plus helmet and accessories
  • Trailercycles, carriers, and kid-sized helmets for Family Trips
  • Equipment and experienced guides for kayaking, rafting, snorkeling, sailing and canoeing as described
  • Park and other entry fees
  • Fares for trains, ferries and other modes of travel as listed in the Travel Planner
  • Select coach transfers
  • Baggage transfers and porterage

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