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Canoeing on the Zrmanja River

Kayaking & Canoeing
English, Croatian
Kaštel Žegarski
Meeting place
Kaštel Žegarski

At our base directly at the Zrmanja River (Kaštel Žegarski 23450, 23450, Kaštel Žegarski)

FREE cancellation with full refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity

  Important for Families

Please place 2 separate bookings (1x adults, 1x kids). We will then make sure that you are in the same canoe.


Are you passionate about exploring new places from a different perspective? A canoeing tour on Zrmanja river will leave you amazed its natural beauty, of the emerald peaceful stream and majestic waterfalls. The crew of guides from Zrmanja River Tours will take you for an unforgettable tour. Together, you will paddle around 12 kilometres in the central part of the Zrmanja River. On the way, you will be able to enjoy swimming breaks, jumps and waterfalls. After the tour, some refreshing drinks will await you in our second location - Muškovci. This tour doesn't require any previous rafting experience, so everyone can easily complete it. We are looking forward to welcoming you in Kaštel Žegarski and start this breathtaking adventure!

Tour programme
- Preparation:
We meet at the booked time at our base directly by Zrmanja River in Kaštel Žegarski. You will find our base at the end of the street which leads to the river. There, you meet your instructor and the rest of the participants of the canoeing tour. Next, we hand you equipment and brief about the paddling technique and the safety rules during the tour. Now you are ready to go to the river and start to paddle.
- Tour:
The first part of our tour is 1,5 hours long and takes us to the river mouth of Krupa, Zrmanja. We pass a big waterfall - Visoki Buk by walking for 5 minutes. The rest of the canoeing part takes about 2,5 hours during which we make occasional stops to swim and relax in nature.
- Arrival:
Canoeing part of the tour ends in Muškovci. There, you can relax in a specially prepared area before we drive you back to your car in Kaštel Žegarski.

Tour facts
- River: Zrmanja river (Difficulty level: Class I-II)
- Description: Zrmanja charms everyone with its diverse nature and clear water. It offers a fairy-tale-like landscape of lush vegetation, waterfalls, and medium-high cliffs from which you can jump. Rapids of the river is slow so you don't need any previous experience to participate in this tour.
- Route: Kaštel Žegarski - Muskovci
- Distance: 12 km
- Total duration: 7 hrs
- Time on the river: 4 hrs
- Participants per boat: 2

Included Services
- High-quality Kayak
- Certified kayak guide
- Snack & Drinks
- Transfer to from endpoint back to the meeting point
- Tickets for the Nature Park Velebit
- Insurance

Bring along
- Swimwear
- Second pair of trainers (which may get wet)
- Towel
- T-shirt
- Sunscreen
- Food & water

- Physical health
- Swimming ability

Recommendations for Canoeing on the Zrmanja River

Jurgen September 22, 2021verified1 day (7 hours/day)

Great experience, even for beginners. Beautiful scenery.

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JorgenSeptember 11, 2021verified1 day (7 hours/day)

Completely fantastic views and environment. Safety on top and they handled every part of the trip splendid.

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DorotheeAugust 22, 2021verified1 day (7 hours/day)

Everything was perfect: exciting tour, great guides, action and wonderful nature. We recommend!

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  • Beginner friendly

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