General information about Experience and taste Dalmatia on two wheels tour
- Cycling vacation becomes cycling delicacy
- Beautiful landscapes and enchanting flavours will follow you every step of the way
- The tour includes cities of Nin, Novigrad and Vinjerac and islands Ugljan, Pašman and Dugi otok
- Enjoy organized dinners in with 100% natural food
Discover the magic of exploring Dalmatia by bike. Wandering around stone alleyways and country roads will reveal you the true character of the region and pure joy of cycling. And if you are a real bike lover you will know that everything is better during a good ride – air feels fresher, sky is bluer, sea smells stronger…and last but not least, food tastes better. That is why we decided to go an extra mile and transform your cycling vacation into cycling delicacy. You will taste only the best of Mediterranean cuisine based on fresh and healthy local ingredients. Wine lovers will enjoy visiting vineyards and wine cellars and, of course, sipping the glass of maraština or cabernet sauvignon in the charming atmosphere of local tasting rooms. Local people will win your heart with their kindness and special lifestyle. If you are interested in some local products or you want to know how to prepare kroštule for your kids at home, they will be happy to share their stories with you.
Let the wheels take you through Dalmatia and beautiful landscapes and enchanting flavors will follow you every step of the way. You will forget about the time and everyday worries, the only thing that’ll stay are memories to recount.
Our travel specialists selected for you only the best bike routes and sights in Northern Dalmatia that include visiting the city of Nin and The Museum of salt, Novigrad and Vinjerac, islands Ugljan, Pašman and Dugi otok and nature parks Telašćica and Vrana Lake. These cycle adventures will not just discover you the beauty of the region, but also introduce you to the Dalmatian culture and gastronomy.
It is possible to organize an arrangement lasting from 3 to 14 days. Approximate itinerary for 8-days arrangement includes:
First day is reserved for Zadar. Warm up yourself with leisure cycle through this ancient, but yet modern Dalmatian city full of historical and contemporary traces that give it special charm and character. After Zadar, we are heading to Nin where we you’ll be rewarded with delicious lunch in charming local restaurant. Since we are in the city of salt, it would be silly to miss The Museum of salt where you can see a traditional way of salt production or buy unique Dalmatian souvenir made of salt.
Rise and shine! Today we are cycling through the islands Ugljan and Pašman. Ugljan (also known as the green island) is characterized by its amazing beaches, peaceful coves, rich tradition and many routes suitable for long walks and cycle tours. On the north side of the island you will see few small, fishermen villages in natural coves. Don’t miss visiting Venetian fortress St. Mihovil, beautiful viewpoint from which you can enjoy an unforgettable panorama.
The island of Pašman is interwoven with bike routes and paths that lead you into the very heart of this beautiful island. Behind every turning you can expect a surprise – small stone houses and churches, ancient remains from past times, mystified caves and hidden beaches. There’s no better way to awake your curiosity and wander your spirit.
We are back on land. An amazing part of Zadar hinterland is nature park and ornithological reserve Vrana lake. It is actually a great area relaxed cycling because of the vast fields and amazing landscapes that surround it. If you are lucky and careful you will also get to see some pretty exceptional species of protected birds.
Today there’s no alarm clock, let your comfortable blankets accept you as one of their own. Spend the day on the beach or by the pool sipping cocktails. Spoil yourself with spa treatment and prepare for another gastronomic pleasure from local cuisine.
Ready to ride again?! Today we are visiting Dugi otok. This 45 kilometers long island provides you numerous biking routes for all types of cyclists. You will enjoy incredible sea view, sceneries of untouched nature, beaches and picturesque villages that will give you shelter after heavy cycling. Afternoon is reserved for Telašćica bay excursion. This magnificent nature park with its 13 islands, islets and rocks is one of the most incredible natural phenomenons in Croatia. Forget about the real world and discover the true meaning of word delight.
After breakfast we continue to explore Dugi otok. First stop is Sakarun beach – 800 meters long, sandy paradise on Earth. Beautiful sceneries of white sand and crystal turquoise sea will leave you breathless. After you relax a bit in the shade of a pine tree, we will continue our ride to Veli rat, the highest lighthouse in the Adriatic. It’s lovely environment together with the small chapel of St. Nicholas will capture you with its charm – real oasis for all romantic souls.
Our next adventure is happening on land again. Underneath mighty mountain Velebit two picturesque fishermen’s villages found their place in the sun – Novigrad and Vinjerac. If you’d like to spend your vacation in peace and quiet enjoying the fresh air and blue sea away from city fuss, these two pearls of Adriatic are made for you. You begin your ride in Novigrad. We have plenty of time, so don’t miss out the opportunity to enjoy the landscapes and take some photos. Our meeting point for late lunch is at the fine restaurant in the center of Vinjerac, known for delicious selection of Dalmatian dishes made on modern way that follow the recipes of grandmothers. We will recommend you a menu that will fit your desires.
We know that you’re asking yourself does this really have to end, but we’re afraid it’s time to say goodbye. The time is flying by when you are traveling with zzuum. Have a safe trip, we are expecting your comments and reviews when you get home. Until the next adventure…
- Arrangement can be organized from 15 April to 31 October for groups from 2 to 16 persons.
- Accommodation is available in apartments or hotels with 3* or 4*.
- Professional guidance is available on Croatian and English, other languages-upon request.
- All transfers are organized and included.
- Food included – special chosen restaurants included
- All listed information is approximate, so we kindly ask you to contact us for making final arrangement.