8 days

Cruise ROUTE M208 BIKE (Rijeka- Zadar- Rijeka)

Kvarner, Rijeka
For this trip all you will need is a few T-shirts and a swimming costume and bike to spend seven unforgettable days cruising and cycling on the north Adriatic Sea from one island to another.
from € 590
UNFORGETTABLE DAYS

Cruise itinerary

Route highlights

Rijeka - Njivice - Baška - Otok Rab - Mandre - Zadar - Mali Lošinj - Rijeka

For this trip all you will need is a few T-shirts and a swimming costume and bike to spend seven unforgettable days cruising and cycling on the north Adriatic Sea from one island to another. Relax and let the captain and his crew  take care of you. During the day you can cycle and explore the landscapes of beautiful islands, swim, snorkel, sunbathe, and explore the underworld of the Adriatic Sea. The evenings are at leisure to find a good restaurant or discover old churches or other historical monuments…

day 1 RIJEKA ARRIVAL - NJIVICE (OR MALINSKA)

We start this adventure by boarding the ship "Maestral" in Rijeka. "Maestral"  will be your oasis for the next week. After settling into your cabins until 1pm, enjoy a gourmet lunch after which we will slowly sail into our eight-day adventure. We will stop in one of the secluded coves to refresh yourself in the sea and experience the magic of sea water. After swimming, arrival in Njivice (or Malinska). After dinner (optional), encourage yourself and start exploring the charming place, cafes and restaurants. Overnight.

day 1 RIJEKA ARRIVAL - NJIVICE (OR MALINSKA)

We start this adventure by boarding the ship "Maestral" in Rijeka. "Maestral"  will be your oasis for the next week. After settling into your cabins until 1pm, enjoy a gourmet lunch after which we will slowly sail into our eight-day adventure. We will stop in one of the secluded coves to refresh yourself in the sea and experience the magic of sea water. After swimming, arrival in Njivice (or Malinska). After dinner (optional), encourage yourself and start exploring the charming place, cafes and restaurants. Overnight.

day 2 NJIVICE (OR MALINSKA)- BAŠKA

After breakfast, it's time to prepare your bikes and feel the scents of the Mediterranean as you ride through the picturesque landscape through Dobrinj, Vrbnik all the way to the town of Krk (approx. 35 km). During this time, "Maestral" is slowly sailing towards the city of Krk, where you will be greeted with lunch around 12:00. If one of you does not dare to ride a bike across Krk, swim stop, relaxation and sunbathing on the boat is guaranteed. After a lunch break and rest, the cycling tour continues to the beautiful Baška (approx. 20 km) where "Maestral" will be waiting for you.  Dinner (optional), free time, research, entertainment, overnight. (In case of a strong wind , the ship stays either in Krk or continues to Lopar on Rab)

day 2 NJIVICE (OR MALINSKA)- BAŠKA

After breakfast, it's time to prepare your bikes and feel the scents of the Mediterranean as you ride through the picturesque landscape through Dobrinj, Vrbnik all the way to the town of Krk (approx. 35 km). During this time, "Maestral" is slowly sailing towards the city of Krk, where you will be greeted with lunch around 12:00. If one of you does not dare to ride a bike across Krk, swim stop, relaxation and sunbathing on the boat is guaranteed. After a lunch break and rest, the cycling tour continues to the beautiful Baška (approx. 20 km) where "Maestral" will be waiting for you.  Dinner (optional), free time, research, entertainment, overnight. (In case of a strong wind , the ship stays either in Krk or continues to Lopar on Rab)

day 3 BAŠKA -RAB

An easy departure to Lopar on the island of Rab, known for its many sandy beaches and bays, is scheduled after breakfast. Upon arrival, it is time to take your  bikes and enjoy the wonderful nature and beautiful views over Supetarska draga, Gonar, Kampor and Suha Punta, all the way to the town of Rab (approx. 25 km). In Rab, lunch will be served with a view of the old town and 4 bell towers. After lunch break, ride a bike through Banjol and Barbat to the famous beach Pudarica where it is possible to stay for a swim, and then return to Rab (approx. 20 km). Use your free time to get to know this unique medieval city, see the medieval walls and the famous four bell towers (and maybe climb one of them) along with palaces, churches and squares where many artists paint and exhibit their works. Legend has it that the local nuns created a special Rab cake for the pope who visited Rab, and you should definitely try it in the local pastry shops. The recipe for Rab cake remains a secret kept only by the islanders. Overnight in Rab.

day 3 BAŠKA -RAB

An easy departure to Lopar on the island of Rab, known for its many sandy beaches and bays, is scheduled after breakfast. Upon arrival, it is time to take your  bikes and enjoy the wonderful nature and beautiful views over Supetarska draga, Gonar, Kampor and Suha Punta, all the way to the town of Rab (approx. 25 km). In Rab, lunch will be served with a view of the old town and 4 bell towers. After lunch break, ride a bike through Banjol and Barbat to the famous beach Pudarica where it is possible to stay for a swim, and then return to Rab (approx. 20 km). Use your free time to get to know this unique medieval city, see the medieval walls and the famous four bell towers (and maybe climb one of them) along with palaces, churches and squares where many artists paint and exhibit their works. Legend has it that the local nuns created a special Rab cake for the pope who visited Rab, and you should definitely try it in the local pastry shops. The recipe for Rab cake remains a secret kept only by the islanders. Overnight in Rab.

day 4 RAB- MANDRE

After breakfast we set sail for Lun on the island of Pag, known for the oldest olive trees in the world, some of which are over 1600 years old. We continue to enjoy the scenery by cycling towards Novalja (approx. 20 km). For passengers who stay on board, a mandatory swim stop before lunch in Novalja. After the rest, we continue our cycling tour of about 15 km to Mandre. We recommend a visit to the cheese factory "Gligora" on the way to Mandra, where you can taste and buy world-famous cheeses made from sheep's milk from the island of Pag. Afternoon and evening hours are reserved for free time, optional dinner on board. Overnight in Mandre.

day 4 RAB- MANDRE

After breakfast we set sail for Lun on the island of Pag, known for the oldest olive trees in the world, some of which are over 1600 years old. We continue to enjoy the scenery by cycling towards Novalja (approx. 20 km). For passengers who stay on board, a mandatory swim stop before lunch in Novalja. After the rest, we continue our cycling tour of about 15 km to Mandre. We recommend a visit to the cheese factory "Gligora" on the way to Mandra, where you can taste and buy world-famous cheeses made from sheep's milk from the island of Pag. Afternoon and evening hours are reserved for free time, optional dinner on board. Overnight in Mandre.

day 5 MANDRE- ZADAR

From Mandre, after breakfast, we continue sailing to Mulin, and then by bike over Ždrelac to Kukljica (approx. 32 km) where the boat is waiting with lunch. After lunch, there is time for swimming, sunbathing and  relaxing in beautiful bays. In the afternoon arrival in Zadar, the oldest university city in Croatia with a stunning heritage: the Roman Forum from the 1st century, the church of St. Donat from the 9th century - the most famous medieval basilica and city church, mighty city walls, over 30 churches, museums and palaces. In recent years, Zadar is known for its sea organ and light installation "Greeting to the Sun", both located on the city waterfront. A guide takes you on a city tour. Optional dinner on board and overnight (or exploring the nightlife offer until the morning hours😊)

day 5 MANDRE- ZADAR

From Mandre, after breakfast, we continue sailing to Mulin, and then by bike over Ždrelac to Kukljica (approx. 32 km) where the boat is waiting with lunch. After lunch, there is time for swimming, sunbathing and  relaxing in beautiful bays. In the afternoon arrival in Zadar, the oldest university city in Croatia with a stunning heritage: the Roman Forum from the 1st century, the church of St. Donat from the 9th century - the most famous medieval basilica and city church, mighty city walls, over 30 churches, museums and palaces. In recent years, Zadar is known for its sea organ and light installation "Greeting to the Sun", both located on the city waterfront. A guide takes you on a city tour. Optional dinner on board and overnight (or exploring the nightlife offer until the morning hours😊)

day 6 ZADAR- MALI LOŠINJ

We leave Zadar in the early morning and sail towards Molat. After a sleepless night filled with fun in Zadar, a slightly easier schedule is planned for this day. In Molat we take the bikes  again and set off for a ride to Zapuntel (approx. 10 km) where  the boat will be waiting. The afternoon is  set for light sailing, lunch on board, swimming and sunbathing! Open your eyes wide as we sail towards Mali Lošinj, because the waters of Lošinj are known for their many dolphins, which  amuse  with their games. Arrival in Mali Lošinj is scheduled in the afternoon. We recommend a short bike ride to Veli Lošinj and back (approx. 9 km) or to the viewpoint of Mali Lošinj  and back (approx. 7 km). Wander and discover the historic core and waterfront, shops and cafes. Dinner on board (optional). Overnight.

day 6 ZADAR- MALI LOŠINJ

We leave Zadar in the early morning and sail towards Molat. After a sleepless night filled with fun in Zadar, a slightly easier schedule is planned for this day. In Molat we take the bikes  again and set off for a ride to Zapuntel (approx. 10 km) where  the boat will be waiting. The afternoon is  set for light sailing, lunch on board, swimming and sunbathing! Open your eyes wide as we sail towards Mali Lošinj, because the waters of Lošinj are known for their many dolphins, which  amuse  with their games. Arrival in Mali Lošinj is scheduled in the afternoon. We recommend a short bike ride to Veli Lošinj and back (approx. 9 km) or to the viewpoint of Mali Lošinj  and back (approx. 7 km). Wander and discover the historic core and waterfront, shops and cafes. Dinner on board (optional). Overnight.

day 7 MALI LOŠINJ- RIJEKA

We start the last cycling day right after breakfast. We go by bike to Cres (56 km). Due to the length of the route, lunch on board is a bit later than in the previous days, but certainly with a greater appetite. After lunch we stop at the last "swim stop". In the afternoon we arrive in Rijeka, once the port center of the Habsburg Monarchy where you can see many buildings from that time, and today the famous capital of culture. Do not miss the opportunity to explore this city, visit the many theaters, cinemas, churches and the famous city promenade "Korzo" and enjoy the diverse offer, cafes, restaurants, bars and shops. Overnight in Rijeka.

day 7 MALI LOŠINJ- RIJEKA

We start the last cycling day right after breakfast. We go by bike to Cres (56 km). Due to the length of the route, lunch on board is a bit later than in the previous days, but certainly with a greater appetite. After lunch we stop at the last "swim stop". In the afternoon we arrive in Rijeka, once the port center of the Habsburg Monarchy where you can see many buildings from that time, and today the famous capital of culture. Do not miss the opportunity to explore this city, visit the many theaters, cinemas, churches and the famous city promenade "Korzo" and enjoy the diverse offer, cafes, restaurants, bars and shops. Overnight in Rijeka.

day 8 RIJEKA DEPARTURE

Enjoy breakfast, don’t forget to take contacts as it’s time to say goodbye to the crew and new friends!

day 8 RIJEKA DEPARTURE

Enjoy breakfast, don’t forget to take contacts as it’s time to say goodbye to the crew and new friends!

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Price includes

  • 7 nights cruise from Rijeka to Zadar and back to Rijeka
  • Standard category ship in a cabin with private bathroom
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • 7 lunches -3 corse meal
  • Captain's dinner and Welcome Dinner 
  • Water dispenser
  • Professional Cruise Manager  and bike  throughout
  • Luggage handling
  •  Free Wi-Fi on board

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:
City tours of Zadar and Rab

Price excludes

  • Drinks on board, extra meals.
  • Port tax + Tourist tax 30 EUR net per person (to be paid by invoice).
  • Entrance Fees
  • Bike rent (50 Eur per Person, optional)