Biking tour and Cruise 2021 from Opatija
Day 1 – OPATIJA – KRK (L)
Arrival in Opatija and check in at Opatija port from 11:00, departure from Opatija at 13:00. Welcome speech on board before departure towards the island of Krk. A swimming stop is planned after lunch in a bay on the way to the main town on Krk island. Bike tour to town of Punat and back to the town of Krk is planned immediately on arrival giving ample time to discover this lovely old town for a laid-back evening at leisure where you overnight in the harbour.
Bike tour distance approx. 17 km, highpoint 100m
Day 2 – KRK (B, D)
After breakfast, it’s a morning cycling tour to the wonderful and famous town of Vrbnik for lunch (optional) and a short swimming break. Here you can enjoy the fantastic views of the coastline and explore this magical spot (with some highly noted narrow streets) famous for its Žlahtina wine produced only in this area. Late afternoon you return to Krk town for another overnight with dinner on board.
Bike tour distance approx. 23km, highpoint 190m
Day 3 – KRK – RAB (B, L)
Early morning departure for the island of Rab where you cycle around town of Rab, followed by lunch on board and free time for swimming, sunbathing or simply strolling around this lovely town or enjoy an ice-cream, cappuccino or watching the artists often at work in the streets. Optional afternoon walk through Komrčar Park Forest above Rab town or hike up Kamenjak hill to enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets and have a bird’s eye view of Rab and surrounding islands. .
Bike tour distance approx. 13km, highpoint 75m
Day 4 – RAB – PAG – MOLAT or ILOVIK (B, L)
Morning departure to the island of Pag followed with a bike ride from Tovarnele to Novalja, continue cruising on to the islands of Molat or Ilovik with lunch on board, free time to stroll around these small tranquil spots where you overnight in the harbour.
Bike tour distance approx 22 km, highpoint 195m
Day 5 – MOLAT or ILOVIK – MALI LOŠINJ (B, L)
Early morning cycling bike tour from Molat to Zapuntel and boarding a ship for our cruise towards island of Lošinj with a possible swim and lunch stop on the way. On arrival to Mali Lošinj you take an afternoon bike tour of this picturesque town as well as of Veli Lošinj with a coffee / ice-cream or swim break. Return to Mali Lošinj with some time at leisure (fabulous pastel coloured waterfront houses) and an optional dinner. Overnight in the main harbour of Mali Lošinj.
Bike tour distance approx. – 11km, highpoint approx. 75m & 13km, highpoint approx. 80m
Day 6 – MALI LOŠINJ – CRES (B, L)
Morning cycling tour from Mali Lošinj to Nerezine and then on to the old town of Osor. Followed by a walk through the old town full of sculptures and interesting architecture. You continue our cruise towards town of Cres with a stop for a swim and lunch on the way. Evening at leisure and overnight in Cres.
Bike tour distance approx. 24km, highpoint 205m
Day 7 – CRES – OPATIJA (B, L)
Morning cycling around the town of Cres with optional visit to St. Francis monastery and museum of sacral art. Free time for relaxing in one of the numerous cafes or a swim. Departure and lunch en route to the mainland. Stop at Lovran for a lovely refreshing walking tour along the famous Franz Joseph promenade to Opatija, better known as lungomare. Evening at leisure. We recommend a walk to the fishermen’s village of Volosko with its many restaurants and cafes and idyllic setting or chill out at a local spot on the lungomare. Follow the locals! Overnight in Opatija harbour.
Bike tour distance approx. 12km, highpoint 75m
Day 8 – OPATIJA (B)
An early breakfast before your final goodbyes to new friends and the crew.
Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner
SWIMMING BREAKS: In good weather and depending on timings we will have regular swim stops while the vessel anchors in secluded bays or after the cycling before departure to next island.
CYCLING ROUTE: The length of the daily cycling routes is estimated and depends on local information and various detours or short cuts that can be done en route. Sailing and cycling routes may be changed on the spot due to weather conditions and capacity of the respective cyclists on board. Departure is during morning hours, mostly after breakfast.
BICYCLES: bike rental possible on request; Katarina Line is not responsible for any damage which may occur to personal bicycles during bike tours and transportation from land to the vessel and vice versa. Repair kit for personal bikes obligatory.
FOOD: Continental breakfast and either lunch or dinner. During our cycling routes, we recommend stops at local restaurants where you can sample the local specialties. These meals are not included in the price of the trip and are paid by the customers. There is a possibility to book a captain’s dinner, which is paid directly on the spot and is offered by the captain and your tour guide.
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Biking tour and Cruise 2021 from Opatija
CABIN TYPE DESCRIPTIONS:
Wooden ships, air-conditioned cabins with private shower/toilet, mostly bunk beds, air-conditioned salon.
SERVICES INCLUDED: Continental breakfasts, three-course lunches, complimentary water. Complimentary Wi-Fi.
UPPER/MAIN DECK CABINS ARE ALLOCATED ACCORDING TO AVAILABILITY! Lower deck cabins are in the hull of the ship below the main deck.
REDUCTIONS & SUPPLEMENTS:
TRIPLE SHARE CABIN Adults on 3rd bed in a triple cabin – 30%
CHILD DISCOUNT Children under 10 years – 50%
SINGLE USE CABIN 50% surcharge on twin share price. In other seasons avoid by sharing. (limited number of single cabins without supplement available)
VISITOR’S TAX & PORT FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED (to be paid on the spot) EUR 40.- per person per week
- Guaranteed departures from Opatija harbour Saturdays at 13.00 h (check in from 11.00 till 12:00h).
- Bike cruise with professional bike guide. Biking recommended equipment biking shoes, backpack, extra clothes, rain/sun protection. Repair kit for personal bikes obligatory.
- Participant agrees to abide to the decisions and instructions given by the guide who reserves the right in changing the itinerary according to weather conditions.
- If taking part in biking activities, each individual is responsible for him/herself and agrees to abide to the decisions and instructions given by the guide who reserves the right in changing the itinerary according to weather conditions and group’s abilities.
OPTIONAL SUPPLEMENTS (net):
BIKE RENTAL – EUR 100.- per person/ cruise, E-bike rental: EUR 150.- per person/ cruise
SADDLE BAGS RENTAL – EUR 14.- per person/ cruise
DINNER SUPPLEMENT – EUR 115.- per person/ cruise, min. 10 pax required.
BABY CHAIR OR BABY COT RENTAL – EUR 50.- per cruise (to be paid on the spot)
PARKING – Possible from EUR 10. – 15. – daily
AIRPORT TRANSFERS – Available on request from Zagreb, Rijeka, Pula or Trieste airport
WEDDING RENEWAL OR OTHER OCCASIONAL / SPECIAL DAY CELEBRATION PACKAGE – FROM EUR 150.- per couple – includes renewal ceremony performed by the captain, certificate, champagne, gift
PRE/POST CRUISE ACCOMMODATION – Available on request – villas, hotels, private accommodation, hostels…
FERRY TICKETS – Cabins, seats or deck, available for coastal & international ferry connections
BEACH TOWELS – KL beach towel can be purchased on arrival for EUR 10.-
BIKE RENTAL: EUR 100.- per week netto – includes bikes equipped with bottle holder, bag carrier, small bag (14x8x8 cm) & helmet
If taking part in biking activities, each individual is responsible for him/herself and agrees to abide to the decisions and instructions given by the guide who reserves the right in changing the itinerary according to weather conditions and group’s abilities.
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These excursions can be added to your booking in the final stage of your online reservation. If paying on the spot, only KUNA currency and cash is accepted. Prices are informative and subject to change.
Choose from a variety of tours like: Zipline, Rafting, Hiking, Deep Water Solo (DWS), Canyoning (Extreme and Basic) and many other adventure, explorer, boat tours 🙂
Remainder latest one month prior to arrival
The Captain reserves the right in changing the route in case of bad weather conditions
All KL cruise departures are guaranteed, however if less than 10 participants are booked, KL reserves the right in cancelling the departure and changing the ship name if the need arises
Guests are obliged to follow the ship rules and regulations found in written form onboard especially in regards to bringing drinks on board
In case of inappropriate behaviour KL/captain reserves the right in asking clients to disembark
From the day of confirmation up till 30 days prior to arrival – advance payment – non-refundable
29-22 days – 25% of the remaining balance
21-15 days – 50% of the remaining balance
14-0 days – 100% fee
Name change / date change fee – EUR 20 per person
We highly recommends clients to take insurance against cancellation of reserved services! Agency offers a complete travel insurance package (travel health insurance, personal accident insurance, private liability, luggage insurance & trip cancellation). Additional information about travel insurance package can be found HERE.
Due to specific mooring conditions and requirements in some Croatian ports, KL ships are moored side by side, making it necessary for the clients to cross from one ship to another with gaps in between ships in order to get to the shore. In such cases clients need to take special care when crossing and do this at their own risk. Crew assistance will be given to those needing and requesting it. Cruise not recommended for clients in wheelchairs or with limited mobility.
Organizer and the captain of the vessel reserve the right to change and modify the route due to weather conditions as well as conditions in the ports visited. The order of visits may be different than published in case of ports being overly crowded and too busy and with the intention to give the customer a better experience overall.
Bike Cruise from Opatija
Biking tour and Cruise 2021 from Opatija
Guaranteed weekly departures from OPATIJA
OPATIJA – KRK – RAB – (PAG ISLAND) MOLAT – MALI LOŠINJ – CRES – OPATIJA
This guided cycling tour around Kvarner Bay starts on Krk Island and ends in Cres exploring amazing coastlines, medieval towns, old villages and picturesque bays. Unlike our regular bike cruise from Opatija it features less demanding daily cycling routes leaving more time to enjoy the sun. Highlights include visiting great beaches, vineyards, pine woods, cycling on the historic islands and exploring historical coastal towns and stunning hilltop views. Croatia is a land of picturesque islands, rich history, Mediterranean vegetation and mild climate and the best way to explore it is, without doubt, by bike.
Exploring islands on bike, magnificent views, historical towns