Tour length
8 days (7 nights)
Departure dates
daily from April to October inclusive
walking and hiking
Exploring of 4 Croatian destinations:
Island Of Korcula, birth place of Marco Polo
Dubrovnik Old Town, pearl of the Adriatic, protected by UNESCO, in addition with great Elaphite island Sipan
Island Mljet, national park
Medieval Town of Cavtat with picturesque countryside of Konavle area.
private apartments and rooms with own bathrooms (pensions)

This self-guided walking holiday is a variant of self guided walking – cultural sightseeing holiday and includes UNESCO town Dubrovnik and islands; Sipan, Korcula, the beautiful island of Mljet (national park with its salt lakes and ruined Roman palace). The island of Korcula is the birthplace of Marco Polo, Mljet is one of the most green Mediterranean islands, Sipan is an island in the Dubrovnik vicinity with long history, whilst Dubrovnik needs no introduction. During a tour you will stay in bed and breakfasts and in private apartments, you will have a local contact for emergencies and will have everything you need to enjoy this relaxed and flexible walking and cultural holiday in an exceptionally beautiful corner of the Adriatic and southern Europe.

This walking tour is not difficult to walk and it is acceptable for people of average fitness.

Adriatic islands hopping tour is trip with daily departures from April 1st to November 1st 2013, trip length 8 days (7 nights), you can choose your departure day in any date between April 1st to November 1st.


1st Day: Arrive in Dubrovnik

Village Lumbarda, Korcula, walking tour up to 15 km, night stop Lumbarda.

Arrival day, after meeting at Dubrovnik airport with our guide/driver we will transfer you along Peljesac peninsula to port of Orebic, there embark on ferry to Korcula, after short ride (just 10 – 15 minutes) on the other side of the channel meet our agent for Korcula, he will transfer you to village Lumbarda, your base for next 2 days.

First day if you have enough time you can have short, warming up hiking trip, to follow the path above the village and visit some of the sandy beaches, sandy vineyards, enjoy in spectacular views to the open sea and island Of Lastovo, or to Peljesac peninsula, without interruptions of cars and traffics.

Accommodation: Pension.

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Night Stop: Lumbarda.

2nd Day: Village Lumbarda, Korcula, walking tour up to 15 km

After breakfast, starting walking tour from village Lumbarda, for first day we suggest rout from Village to Town of Korcula. It is very interesting scenery of sandy beaches, pine woods, olive groves…Upon arriving in Korcula town you have possibility to explore city by yourself (narrow streets of the Old Town, Cathedral and museum, birth place (house) of the Marco Polo).

Accommodation: Pension.

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Night Stop: Lumbarda.

3rd Day: Lumbarda – Dubrovnik, sightseeing tour

This is departure day from Korcula and we continue our holidays in Dubrovnik (two nights) after that we spend two nights on island Mljet, and last night in town of Cavtat (Dubrovnik airport vicinity).

Departure from Korcula is after the breakfast, we transfer our travellers to ferry port Domince (where they embark on the ferry to Dubrovnik, if ferry does not run that day we organize car-minibus transfer from port Orebic to Dubrovnik, ferry ticket and transfer are included.

Late afternoon on schedule is meeting with the local guide and Dubrovnik sightseeing walking tour. Night on your own. Accommodation in private pension in Dubrovnik town (bedroom with own bathroom, breakfast is included).

Accommodation: Pension.

Included Meals: Breakfast, lunch.

Night Stop: Dubrovnik.

4th Day: Dubrovnik, Island of Sipan Walking tour

Second day of Dubrovnik we go to the island of Sipan, there are many possibilities to walking and to explore island, but according to the map and directions we suggest hike from port of Sudjuradj along the vineyards and olive trees to (western part of the island) port of the Luka where boat departs to Dubrovnik.

Accommodation: Pension.

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Night Stop: Dubrovnik.

5th Day: travel to island Mljet, hiking in national park

Today you visit delightful island of Mljet, famous by its natural protected area where are two salt lakes and many historical monuments that date from ancient times.

After breakfast head to port Gruz where you take ferry to Mljet, journey time about 2 hours. Your hiking trip starts in village Polace (famous by ruined Roman Palace) and your route will take you around the salt lakes, through villages, vineyards and pine forest.

Accommodation: Pension.

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Night Stop: Polace, Mljet.

6th Day: Mljet hiking

Second day on Mljet you will have chance to explore much more of this green island. If there is a season of nice weather you can enjoy swimming in salt lakes (the sea temperature there is always couple degrees higher then in the open sea), or you can visit St. Mary island where Benedictine founded monastery in 12 century. This island you can reach by small excursion boat.

For the rest of the day there are plenty opportunities for cycling inland of the island or to the other side of the island where village Pomena is.

Accommodation: Pension.

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Night Stop: Polace, Mljet.

7th Day: Return to Dubrovnik

During a day you will take a ferry back to Dubrovnik, in Dubrovnik port you meet our agent who will take you to your Cavtat accommodation address, rest of the day is on your own, on foot stroll trough the historical parts of the town.

Accommodation: Pansion???.

Included Meals: Breakfast, dinner???.

Night Stop: Cavtat.

8th Day: Departure day

After breakfast and according to the flights we organize transfer to the Dubrovnik airport or port of Dubrovnik, or bus terminal.

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Rates per person for 8 days tour, based on twin shared bedroom

Departures: April
EUR 610 per person/tour

Departures: May & October
EUR 640 per person/tour

Departures: June & September
EUR 690 per person/tour

Departures: July & August
EUR 755 per person/tour

Single supplement EUR 140 (per tour).

Extra nights EUR 40 - 45 per person (BB).

Type of the accommodation: private apartments and rooms with own bathrooms (pensions).

Meals: 7 x breakfast.

Extra transfers:

Dubrovnik city (loco transfers) 1 - 4 pax EUR 25 per car

Dubrovnik airport - Dubrovnik 1-4 pax EUR 35 per car

If the tour is divided into 2 different months and there are 2 different tour prices then we charge it on the costs of the month where they spend more days (if the tour start May 29th and end June 5th) then we charge it on rates from June.

Trip includes:

materials, maps and directions for self guided walking tours (route notes), local emergency support, time table of buses, boats and other useful information: shops, markets, restaurants...

Trip includes services for the orientation by our local agent for each destination and service of meeting and support during traveling between tour destinations.Transfers and boat tickets, national park entrance, included according to the itinerary.

Trip excludes:

  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Transfers outside days/times specified above
  • Meals and beverages specified above
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
  • Adriatic islands hopping
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