Bike from seaside Split, home to Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, through the Dinara Mountains' magnificent karst landscape | Ride along the Cetina River to Omiš, a coastal town with a colorful pirate history | Take a refreshing dip in the Adriatic Sea | Savor delectable Croatian cuisine in the peaceful village of Duće.
||Hotel Plaza Duce||Lunch, Dinner, Snack||
||Hotel Amfora||Breakfast, Dinner, Snack||
In Brač Island, hike through pine forests, along secluded bays and past Blaca Hermitage, a captivating 16th-century monastery | Settle into a chair on the sundeck for a boat ride to lavender-scented Hvar, the archipelago's swankiest island
||Hotel Amfora||Breakfast, Lunch, Snack||
Check out Croatia's most impressive collection of Venetian Renaissance architecture in Hvar Town | Spin past ancient stone terraces en route to Stari Grad
Vela Luka, Croatia
||Hotel Korkyra||Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack||
Kayak the coves of the Pakleni Islets, stopping to swim and kick back on a tranquil beach | It's a relaxing boat trip to Korčula Island—a great time for reading, socializing or maybe a cannonball off the upper deck | Explore Vela Luka, a seaside village with over 2,500 hours of annual sunshine!
||Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik||Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack||
Awesome island views keep you pedaling along Korčula's hills past quaint villages and vineyards | Discover the medieval town of Korčula, a treasure trove of stone palaces, and a rumored birthplace of Marco Polo
Marvel at dazzling Dubrovnik's imposing stone fortress walls during a guided walk
- Culture, History & Arts
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It's an experience like no other. Bike amid stunning karst mountains. Gaze out over sun-drenched islands. Stroll ancient cobblestone streets. Kayak secluded inlets and soak up the sun on hidden beaches. Then linger over unbelievably fresh seafood. Come truly experience the Dalmatian Coast.
Backroads offers deluxe biking, walking & hiking, multi-adventure and family vacations around the globe PLUS active river & ocean cruising, culinary tours, and snow adventures. All Backroads trips are fully escorted by 3 - 4 trip leaders and 2 support vans while guests travel at their own pace, enjoying exhilarating activities, cultural encounters, scenery, camaraderie and fun.
Insider TipAt any pace, in any style, traveling with Backroads is not just about the bike or the boots. It’s a rich experience as we peel back the layers that make each destination unique.
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