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This Huck Finn’s Adventure Sailing holiday is not just a sailing trip or adventure package. It is designed for those who love being active outdoors, those who admire art and history, and those who appreciate ancient architecture and local tradition. Daily activities are rather short and not too demanding, leaving plenty of time to enjoy the sun.
You will be staying for three nights in a catamaran with en-suite bathroom. Sharing a twin room with another person is possible in case there are other guests interested in sharing. You will stay in a Nautitech Open 44' or 46' catamaran, with four en-suite double bed cabins.
Huck Finn Adventure Travel offer double, twin, single, and triple rooms. A double is a room with one bed for two persons. A twin is a room with two separate beds. In Croatia, it is normal in some accommodations (especially in small hotels and homestays or guesthouses) to consider two twin beds pushed together a double bed.
Experienced local guides and skippers will avoid overcrowded destinations, ensuring you get the most authentic experience. Friendly dolphins or tuna that are often seen in the area often escort yachts. The sea is blue, clear, warm and friendly. This trip departs every Saturday and Sunday and includes three nights on the boat.
After ten years of experience with active sailing holidays, Huck Finn Adventure Travel guarantees excellent value for money with this trip. Families with children aged eight and up are welcome on family departures. The itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather conditions and forecasts, water levels, special events of interest, and more.
Huck Finn guides and trip leaders will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience for their clients without compromising safety at any time. This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk which could be caused by exceptional situations. Huck Finn reserves the right to alter the itinerary without prior notice.
Highlights include Peljesac Peninsula cycling to beautiful stone Old Town Ston and its Walls, oyster tasting, green, trafic free Elaphiti Islands sunsets, Mediterranean gourmet food, crystal clear blue see, dolphins, and SUP possible everywhere.
You will arrival at the Huck Finn base in Komolac and board the yacht at 10:00 a.m. You will be welcomed on board by their crew, and then you will sail out after short safety instructions. The yacht is a modern catamaran for up to 10 passengers with a lot of deck space, comfort, and very good sailing performance.
The first stop on this day is Kolocep island, the smallest of the inhabited islands in the Elaphiti Archipelago. Kolocep is ideal for water activities, and you will try out paddleboards and make a swimming break before stopping for lunch in one of the best fish restaurants in the area.
After lunch and a short hike to Kolocep’s spectacular cliffs, you will continue sailing towards Lopud and Sipan islands. You will anchor in one of the most beautiful bays of the area for a dinner and a swim. Accommodation will be in a catamaran.
You will leave Sipan behind early on this day, and then you will sail out towards Mljet Island National Park. Two salt water lakes surrounded by a lush, green forest, the larger one with a small island in the middle, make Mljet a spectacular location for kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking, cycling and swimming.
You can choose to cycle from the catamaran to the lakes, where you can take a boat to the small island with a 12th century Benedictine monastery. Entrance fee to the national park is not included, but can be paid on spot. In the late afternoon, you will sail towards the Peljesac Peninsula and anchor in a quiet bay near Zuljana Village. Accommodation will be in a catamaran. Breakfast is included.
You will spend the day exploring the Peljesac Peninsula, one of the most successful and famous wine making regions in Croatia. It is a true oasis of peace with its vast vineyards, salt and oyster farms, quiet towns, narrow streets and hidden beaches. You will spend the morning paddling, snorkeling, and swimming in Zuljana Bay.
Afterwards, you will sail east towards Broce and Ston. Cycle to Ston, a lovely old town unspoiled by tourism, with pleasant cafes and restaurants, and take the time to explore the Ston city walls, salt farms, or taste its famous oysters or mussles before returning to Broce for the evening. Accommodation will be in a catamaran. Breakfast is included.
This morning, you will sail out of Broce and continue sailing east between the Elaphiti Islands until you reach Komolac again, and you will disembark around noon.
Relax in Komolac, enjoy lunch in a local restaurant, or continue to your next destination. If you decide to spend more time in Croatia, guides will be happy to recommend other beautiful places to visit, especially those you may not find in tourist guide books. Breakfast is included in this day.
The program includes a short hike to Kolocep’s spectacular cliffs, as well as cycling from the catamaran to the lakes on Mljet Island, where you can take a boat to the small island with a 12th century Benedictine monastery.
This surf camp will be held in Dubrovnik Archipelago, Croatia. Dubrovnik, the Elaphiti shorelines, and Mljet Island National Park are rich in history and natural variety, such as cliffs, caves, coves, rocks, beaches and pine forests. You will explore them all while sailing on a yacht, sea kayaking, cycling, swimming, snorkeling and on foot.
Lopud, Kolocep, and Sipan belong to the the Elaphiti Islands archipelago. These are some of Croatia’s most beautiful green islands, covered by forests with lots of sunshine and sandy beaches and free of traffic. Their location is ideal, and they can be reached in under an hour’s sailing time from Dubrovnik.
The tour will start from Dubrovnik towards extraordinary Elaphiti Islands (Sipan, Lopud, Kolocep), and then you will sail to Mljet Island where you can explore a breathtaking national park and then visit Peljesac Peninsula.
Daily breakfast is included in the cost of the program. You will also have the opportunity to dine with local families in their homes and enjoy good food and excellent wine. Huck Finn Adventure Travel can prepare special meals with prior notice.
In certain areas vegan, gluten free, and snacks in local shops will be limited, so it is recommend bringing your own. Huck Finn Adventure Travel do ask to keep your requests realistic, because in some of the areas where the trips will be held, it is very difficult to prepare special meals.