This is a 2 week family activity holiday in Croatia, suitable for families wishing to be active and be in a small group. Enjoy activities on land & water.
Our 2 week family activity holiday in Croatia shows you the best of this wonderful country. From old towns, quiet beaches and crystal sea waters to pristine woodlands and epic canyons with white water rapids, you’ll discover the true authentic sides of the Dalmatia.
Our experience & first hand local knowledge will help you and your family maximise your holiday time. We believe that our two week activity holiday offers the perfect combination of exciting activities, sightseeing and relaxation time. Within 14 nights, you’ll try: sea kayaking, white water rafting, climbing, SUP boarding, cycling, windsurfing, and mini rafting.
The first week starts on the Split Riviera in the small village of Podstrana. Only 20 minutes from Omis and Split, Podstrana has an advantageous location. To the south are its beaches & sea, and to the north stunning rural countryside. Your home for the week will be our private run apartments, which are exclusive to our families. We have a beautiful swimming pool, sun loungers, a lovely terrace & BBQ with views of the Adriatic Sea.
For the second week you’ll be hosted on Brac Island, in a stunning fishing village with sea promenade. There are many restaurants, cafes and bars to enjoy. Brac offers a wonderful blend of fantastic family orientated outdoor activities, both on land and sea. The island is often seen as the Jewel of the Dalmatian regional Islands, with its beautiful red rooftop villages and pristine coastline.
For sure our family 2 week adventure holiday will have your restless teenagers laughing, and wanting to do more. Our team of fun guides will lead and entertain throughout your stay, showing you the hidden gems of Croatia. Pristine nature, great food, lovely people, friendly and professional guides and of course most importantly lots and lots of fun!
- 14 nights
- Teenager friendly
- Swimming pools
- Beach & sea access
- 8 x activities
Day 1- Saturday (Week 1)
Head to Podstrana, your home for the next 7 nights on the Split Riviera.
Podstrana is a town of geographical contrasts, facing left towards the beach & sea, and Right beneath the epic mountain ranges.
Podstrana has blue flag beaches, lovely local restaurants and offers a very safe & relaxing atmosphere for families to relax.
Sea kayaking & Snorkel
Day 2 - Sunday (Week 1)
Croatia’s stunning coastline never fails to cast its magic over our guests.
From a gorgeous small fishing village, we embark on a fabulous sea kayak adventure, stopping for swimming & snorkelling on a secluded beach.
Throughout the tour, our guides will providing the fun and games.
White water rafting
Day 3 - Monday (Week 1)
Whether our guests are after a high octane 2 week adventure holiday experience or some tranquilly close to nature, white water rafting can offer that combination of fun.
Today we take on the Cetina canyon white waters, splashing our way down the Grade 3 rapids. These are 8 man vessels, steered by a qualified captain.
Beach day (or book a boat trip)
Day 4 - Tuesday (Week 1)
Time to re-charge the batteries and to enjoy our lovely Croatian sunshine. Enjoy the Podstrana beaches or book onto many optional extra tours.
Most popular with families is our sail & island experience. Taking our own private boat, we’ll sail and swim. your kids will love jumping from boat (with parents permission of course).
Tubing river rapids
Day 5 - Wednesday (Week 1)
Croatia’s rivers are ideal for family fun, many being Grades 1 – 3. Everyone enjoys a thrilling tour amongst the rapids.
Our guides will stop and explain the points of interest on the way, with plenty of time for swimming and jumping from mini waterfalls.
Day 6 - Thursday (Week 1)
Enjoy the sunshine, swimming pool or beaches. This is your day to relax or book more.
Take a taxi and see the famous Unesco old town SPLIT. Book the high-Octane zip lining experience, which is definitely recommended for the more active family.
Day 7 - Friday (Week 1)
The Cetina Canyon offers the perfect blend of adrenaline rush and the touch of nature. Equipped in wetsuit, helmet & life jacket you will follow our experienced guides on the ultimate canyon adventure.
Together we explore the gorge downstream; by swimming, sliding, and jumping from one pool to another. You will be hypnotized by the cascading waterfalls, ancient valley walls and the silence in the air.
Transfer to Brac island
Day 8 - Saturday (Week 2)
Today we transfer from Podstrana to Brac Island, to begin your second week of fun. Ferry tickets and transfers included, so sit back and relax and let our staff do all the organising.
Sea kayaking & snorkel
Day 9 - Sunday (Week 2)
To experience the glorious coastline of Brac, is simply breathing taking and there is no better way, than kayaking.
On the perfect aquatic blue waters of the Adriatic Sea, our guests find nature and tranquillity as one. When we get too hot, we’ll make opportunities to dip in the sea and snorkel the crystal waters.
We strongly believe, you’ve never really discovered Croatia, until you’ve experienced island life. Without a doubt, to kayak is the best way to explore Brac island.
Day 10 - Monday (Week 2)
This is a rope assisted activity, starting from the ground upwards, so guests wary of heights needn’t worry. Guests can relax and climb at their own pace and comfort level.
Based in a stunning countryside setting, enjoy some amazing rock face routes, challenging your brain and body. We can’t explain why, but our feedback forms indicate, that this is a favourite activity for Mums.
Day 11 - Tuesday (Week 2)
Today is a free day, so you can relax around your private pool, or swim in the sea. There are miles of coastline to explore by foot or bike, so we encourage teenagers and active families to see more of Brac.
Many optional extras are available to our guests. Some examples are: Jet skis, Scuba diving, blue lagoon boat tours, cycle hire, wind surfing.
Day 12 - Wednesday (Week 2)
Today your guide will take your family on a wonderful cycling tour through Brac’s countryside.
From Olive fields to coastal paths, you will fall in love with the island from another completely different perspective.
Half way along the Brac island biking tour, we’ll cool off and swim. In total we’ll cover about 18 km, 2-3 hours of cycling. Depending on your children’s ages & family fitness, we have two routes.
Day 13 - Thursday (Week 2)
Enjoy your swimming pool and sun lounging area or head for the blue flag beaches. Brac has some of the most cleanest sea water throughout the whole of the Mediterranean.
There are many optional extras that can be found on Brac Island: scuba diving, lazy boat days, sailing, rafting, zip lining.
Day 14 - Friday (Week 2)
Under the watchful eyes of our instructors, you’ll be heading into the warm sea to try Stand Up Paddle boarding (SUP).
At any point, our guests can swim & play in the bay or simply sunbathe watching the others balance against nature.
SUP boarding is one of the newest and fastest growing sports in the world. Make it another reasons to join us this summer!
Day 15 - Saturday (Week 2)
We hope you’ve had a great time with us. Do keep in touch with us.
WEEK 1 - Podstrana
3 star apartments, Wifi, Swimming pool
Our adventure base has incredible views of the Split Riviera and sea. The sun set alone is worth the stay with us.
Our company has exclusive run of a beautiful apartment building.
All our families have free access to the swimming pool, bbq area, sun loungers and WiFi internet.
We are rated 5 stars on Trip Advisor and 1 in 4 families that stay with us, say it was their best family holiday ever. Let us do the same for you this summer !
WEEK 1 - Podstrana
Stunning location, panoramic views of sea
- Check-in: 3pm
- Check-out: 10am
- Equipped Kitchen
- Balcony or terrace
- Hair dryer in bathroom
- Flat-screen satellite TV
- Bathroom towels provided
- Clothes washing service (extra fee)
- BBQ and shaded area
- Quality sun loungers
- Wifi in apartments & by pool
- Supermarket, ATM very close by
- Beach is a short walk away
- Air conditioning included
- Swimming pool
WEEK 2 - Brac Island
3 star apartments, Wifi, Swimming pool
These apartments have a swimming pool, a panoramic roof top terrace, sun lounging furniture and plenty of shaded areas to retreat from the sunshine.
Our modern apartments are perfectly located for your two week family activity holiday in Croatia. Only a short walk to the beach, supermarket, ATM, cafes, restaurants & bars.
We are rated 5 stars on Trip Advisor and 1 in 4 families that stay with us, say it was their best family holiday ever!
WEEK 2 - Brac Island
Time to relax & switch off
- Check in time: 15.00 pm
- Check out time: 10.00 am
- Balcony or terrace
- Bath towels incl.
- Air conditioning incl.
- Free WiFi internet
- Reception staff
- Washing machine on-site
- Flat-screen satellite TV
- Equipped kitchen
- Beach is walking distance
- Supermarket, ATM very close
- Panoramic roof top terrace
- Swimming Pool, with WiFi
This review should all be about the guides. Your staff are simply the best I’ve encountered and I work in hospitality. Your guides have so much patience , banter and special abilities of blending with parents and teenagers. Daniel, if you read this, thank you, your funny stories and jokes are still told whenever we gather in the UK. You will not be forgotten.
Robert Lee, Hull
We can’t thank you guys enough for making our 2 week active holiday in Croatia so wonderful. Your patient guides (especially Mario!) were so supportive and helped us to learn the basics of all the activities. Our children really excelled. We could enjoy our day trips more than just chilling, but the accommodation setup is perfect for lazy days aswell. We are so glad we decided to go to Croatia over Greece this year, such a lovely country. If we had to do one week over the other, how preference was Brac Island. We’d grade that week 11/10.
Andrea Gawkins, Huntingdon
The whole family had a BLAST!!! We have 11 year old daughter and our son is 14, both of our kids and my husband and I loved every minute of it!!! River Cetina offers variety of levels, suitable for everyone. We would want to do this again for sure, the only thing is we would come back in July. The guide said that river temperature is much better in summer. We went during the May half term holiday, as part of a family active week.
Carmen Appich, Canterbury
As good as it gets. We are Croatia converts! The nature, the people, the adventures. If you want a family active type holiday in Europe, then try Croatia. Pristine blue waters, great food, and wild river rapids. What a family trip.
Des Simms, Sidbury
Drina, Sara and Russo were fantastic. We particularly enjoyed the speed boat your with Tomo, he was fantastic. Defintely consider extending your stay in Dalmatia, there is lots to do.
Jake Dillinger, South Brent
Activities were great, accommodation was excellent. My kids loved hanging out by the pool. As a parent of two teenagers, I was very relaxed the whole time being with other families and having your caring team there. We had a few teething issues with the WiFi and Aircon, but they got promptly fixed by your staff. But maybe test these things before the season starts. All in All a great Croatia active holiday was had and we would repeat it with you.
Mike Murphy, Ashford
The Adriatic is picture perfect. A vast wonderful blue sea. We had many sublime days relaxing on pristine beaches and snorkelling in calm warm waters. Having a professional company organise everything is so easy and stress free, I have no idea why we hadn’t started doing this three years ago. My boys are 15, 17 and 21 and they all loved it. Canyoning, climbing, cycling, SUP boarding were family favourites. Jump, hike, swim, paddle, splash, laugh, eat, drink, play, chill, repeat. My only problem with the trip, is that we missed the 7.30pm welcome gala meal. I feel we should have been told better about that start time, so we could have found the right flights. Antonella was a great tour leader and we loved Jospia.
Mark Heslin, Hull
This was our first experience of a family adventure holiday and Croatia seemed to be very fitting. Warm weather, gorgeous blue sea, epic canyons, affordable food and friendly locals. Activities were great. River activities were best, but we also loved climbing with Daniel on Brac and the Sup Boarding activity. You cannot miss canyoning and river tubbing, incredible fun. Overall this was a truly memorable vacation. Thank you from the Webber family.
Karen Webber, Bristol
This two week family adventure holiday surpassed expectations. It offered more time and experiences than other similar active holidays abroad. You have a superbly attentive team who all seem to really enjoy what they do. There are no weak moments on this trip. Food during gala meals was traditional and even enjoyed by my fussy 15 and 17 year olds. The cheap beer was appreciated by the dads in the group, and I believe mums loved the fact, that little thinking had to be done. Excellent active vacation in Croatia, many thanks to all of you. Especially Russo and Maria.
Danielle Gower, Leicester
This was a very memorable holiday, possibly our best. Although this is not 5 star accommodation, the apartments are in wonderful locations, very safe, and have all the modern facilities – bu for this families that can afford luxury hotels, please remember this is an adventure Croatia family vacation. The welcomes meals and farewell meals were all in different locations, so we felt like we really getting to see more of Croatia at every twist and turn of the activity holiday. Your staff and guides really go the extra yard, to create an authentic experience. We really appreciated this. Our favourite guide is impossible to say. On the island of Brac we had Russo and Daniel, representing the mainland adventure week (our second week) there was the fabulous Sara and Maria. My boys said the boat trip was their favourite day, but as a family we absolutely loved rafting and SUP boarding. It was nice to connect with my two boys and not to feel like I was cramping their style.
Simon Conlan, Belfast
Wow! The week was fabulous thanks. We had so much fun. Favourite activity: SUP boarding closely followed by the sea kayaking tour close to the mainland. Accommodations for both weeks were very good, comfortable beds. We loved the fact everything was there what we needed; ATM, supermarket, swimming pool and free Wifi. Your local staff were always friendly and they catered to all different food requirements for kids very well. Big thank you to Jelena, Kaver & Bolli; organisation was great, guides were brilliant!
Marie Jeamson, Dublin
I was recommended to try Croatia by my neighbour and was certainly enticed by your facebook pictures. This 14 night family adventure was one of the most memorable times of our family lives. Seriously, it was none stop fun for the whole family and not just my restless 17 & 18 year olds. We met some great people along the way (especially the other families booked on). We laughed & screamed throughout the trip. We loved the thrilling bike descents on Brac island, taking on river rapids and sliding down the canyon hot pools. Thank you so much, this was great from start to finish, its a shame you guys only offer Croatia.
Ryan Bennet, Luton
We had a lovely active holiday with you in Croatia and met some very nice families in our group. Croatia was beautiful and the apartments were very good. We probably enjoyed Brac island more, as the beaches were nearer and nicer. We liked the use of the bikes to navigate around the place quicker. The food was marvellous but the selection of Gin & Whiskey drinks isn’t always great (obviously fine for kids, just a little grumble for adults). Our Tour Manager was brilliant. Russo was always there whenever we needed him, not in your face, but always discreetly in the background. On a number of occasions he provided us with extra advice which greatly contributed to the enjoyment of this water sports holiday in Croatia. Russo did mention he would share his pictures, how will he do this ?
Susan Goode, Banbury
If you have never been to Croatia then this 2 week family adventure holiday is an ideal starting place. We felt that the trip offered great value and should not be missed if coming here! Split was fabulous, the streets bustling with life and a great eye opener for my two girls, who aren’t used to big city life. We travelled in a small group of 18 of various ages, and all the families got on really well. It was a shame our 10 year old didn’t have someone her own age, but i guess that’s the luck of the draw. You did explain that this type of trip attracts more teenagers. Accommodation was brilliant and we loved the swimming pool. The food throughout the holiday was stupendous, truly 5 stars – as was our tour manager ‘Maria’. I cannot recommend this holiday enough. Enjoy.
Redmond Family, Canterbury
Croatia is beautiful and we had a delightful experience doing all the arranged activities and enjoyed meeting like-minded families too. My 17 year old son and I especially enjoyed the sea kayaking and also the canyoning. What was great about this water sports holiday is that you don’t need to take too much kit, as quality equipment is provided within the package price. A top tip would be to bring water shoes, as beaches are mainly pebbles in Croatia. The food included was very good and accommodation fantastic, it really added to the occasion. Of course the main event was meeting your tour Leaders, i had to hold back the tears from all the laughter we had every day and night. No hesitation in recommending this holiday to others. Many thanks to Russo and Marija, our amazing guides.
Amy spencer, Derby
This was our first European vacation as a family and Croatia was the last part of our 5 week journey. As a family, we have always loved the outdoors and participating in sports and regularly trying any new adventures but had yet to combine this with a holiday experience. Our first idea was to do this in France, but after comparing the costs against Croatia, there were significant financial advantages. Our first contact with your company was Jakov, very friendly and responsive on e-mails, which gave us the confidence to book with you. We decided not to tailor make a private tour and to join your 2 week adventure holiday. This was a great decision as we met some wonderful families and my 3 teenagers met a lot of like minded boys and girls. Your instructors were very friendly, lively and entertaining. Jelena, Marija and Jalko really went out of their way for the guests. Podstrana was gorgeous, loved the beach and quick access to the Sea and so close to Omis and Split. During the first week, we would say the canyoning cetina tour and mini raft (optional extra we all booked) were the most loved. On Brac Island, Windsurf and SUP boarding was the most challenging but the one we’ll all remember most. Brac island was the perfect contrast for the second week of stay. Again your hosts and reps there are superb. We loved the private apartment block and swimming pool. We are so happy we tried this two week activity vacation in Croatia with you guys, many thanks.
Rachel Kilby, Dallas
Very enjoyable Time thank you Jakov. We are safely home and watching back our GoPro videos. We won’t forget our time in Croatia and will be telling friends to consider your country and company. Best from the rest of us – Jane, little Mark and sea silly Lilly.
Derek Oxley, York
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