The following itinerary is subject to change with adverse weather. Paddling distances range from 7,5 to 16 km per day. No previous paddling experience is necessary providing you can swim. All participants must be strong swimmers and comfortable swimming out of their depth. We strongly recommend double kayaks for children under the age of 12. All breakfasts, 2 evening meals and 1 lunch are included. Drinks are not included.
Day 1 Dubrovnik – Island of Lopud
Meeting and transfer by minivan from airport to Dubrovnik Ferry* Dubrovnik-Lopud, where you will be welcomed by your guide and your local host. (Free time to visit Dubrovnik depending on your arrival flight schedule. We will assist you with luggage storage and transfers).
Dubrovnik - Lopud ferry timetable:
*July, August: 09, 30 am; 11, 45 am; 06, 15 pm; 08, 30 pm
*May, June, September, October: 09, 00 am; 08, 00 pm
Day 2 Island of Lopud
After breakfast we gather at the beach for instructions in shallow protected bay: the guide will explain safety
procedures and give the tips on paddling technique. We start paddling from the bay of Lopud and continue along the outer scenic side of Lopud with cliffs and caves to sandy beach of Sunj – located at the other side of the island. There we will stop for swimming and traditional local game 'picigin'. Afternoon is reserved for exploring the island on foot.
Daily activity: Around 2 hours of paddling 2 hours of snorkelling & swimming, island walking. Paddling distance: 7,5 km
Day 3 Lopud-Kolocep -Lopud
After breakfast we take 20 minutes pleasant walk to Sunj from where we paddle to the island of Kolocep. We cross the channel and paddle on the outer side, along the breathtaking steep cliffs, caves and stunning rock formations the green forests and fascinating clear water. We will stop for a swim at the Blue Cave and continue to the small village of Gornje Celo, where we stop for lunch. There will be some free time to explore the island on foot or relax on the beach. After lunch in local restaurant we paddle back to Lopud.
Daily activity: Aprx. 3 hours of paddling 3 hours of snorkelling, swimming, island walking. Paddling distance: 16 km
Day 4 Lopud – Trsteno - Lopud
After breakfast morning paddling across Kolocep Channel to mainland, Trsteno with many small caves and secluded beaches. We visit Trsteno Arboretum with its Renaissance garden and the 15th c summer villa. Time for lunch, swimming, snorkelling and relaxing. Afternoon paddle to Lopud.
Daily activity: Aprx. 3 hours of paddling 2 hours of snorkelling and swimming, walking. Paddling distance: 15 km
Day 5 Boat ride
Today we explore the Elaphite archipelago by boat. We will stop for a swim at secluded beaches, snorkel in hidden caves and visit Sudjuradj, fishermen’s village nested in a scenic bay on the island of Sipan. After time for lunch, return to Lopud in the afternoon
Daily activity: Aprx. 3 hours of snorkelling, swimming & walking.
Day 6 Banana ride & island walking
This day is reserved for fun activities. You will be taken for a fun banana and tube ride. It is a great adventure that both adults and children will enjoy! Later we will explore the inland on foot with time for lunch, swimming and relaxing
Daily activity: 2 hours of walking, fun banana ride and swimming
Day 7 – Free time
Day at leisure You might decide to walk up to the ruins of the fortress on the island of Lopud, or perhaps go out for some self-guided kayaking, or just spend the day relaxing and playing on the beach. Your guide will be able to give you some ideas of what you can do.
Day 8 – Departure
Transfer from the island of Lopud to Dubrovnik and to the airport