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Stand Up Paddleboard the Dalmatian Coast

Paddle the Dalmatian waters through the day into night on glowing SUP boards that illuminate the sea life. 1 day off work.

Adventure Tapas
1 Night
September, October

On this trip, you’ll circumnavigate the westernmost tip of the Split peninsula on a SUP board.

You will SUP over blue seas and turquoise rivers, between mountains and down canyons. Along the way, you’ll witness the astonishing sunset, lush green forest, and traditional native villages.

But what makes this trip really special is the nighttime SUP tour you’ll embark on; armed with a unique LED-lit SUP board you’ll glide the calm waters that glow beneath you. Attracting the sea life to the surface, these specialist boards give an exciting twist on an already phenomenal watersport and give you a unique perspective of the tranquil Dalmatian waters.

This glowing trip includes:

  • 2 days SUP boarding and 1 night time SUP tour
  • 1-night mobile home accommodation
  • Local, certified guide
  • SUP equipment
  • Lunch on both days
  • Local transfers
  • All taxes, insurances and licenses relative to the trip

Perfect for:
Those looking to challenge their balance and themselves along the beautiful Dalmatian coast.

Need To Know

The following are not included in the trip price:

  • Flights to and from Split airport
  • Airport transfers
  • Snacks and drink
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance

This trip will run with a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 12.

Sure can! A lot of people do, and it’s a great way to meet like-minded people.

Although the waters are calm, you need to be of moderate fitness to achieve this trip.

The sun is usually shining on Split; temperatures range from 13-18˚C in Spring, to highs of 25˚C in Summer.

You can expect traditional, healthy Mediterranean cuisine of fish, meat and vegetables.

If you have any special requests, let us know and we will do our best to accommodate you.

  • SUP boarding equipment
  • Towel
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Drinking water bottle
  • Long-sleeved Upper layer

Other recommendations are: - Camera - Mobile phone - Personal medicine if required (please inform your guide in case of emergency)

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Split sits on Croatia’s Southern Dalmatian coast and is a town known for its beaches. Southern Dalmatia offers one of Europe’s most dramatic shorelines, as the coastal mountains sweep down to the lush coastline of palm trees and olive plantations. This trip gives you a unique perspective of this breathtaking coastline from the glistening Dalmatian waters.

Start point

Split Town Centre - 08:30

Your adventure begins in Split Town Centre where you will meet your guide and fellow adventurers the town centre at 08:30 on the Sunday morning, before heading to your base at Camping Stobreč. You are free to get any flight to Split Airport (SPU) provided you can meet the start point: flying on the Saturday and enjoying a day in Split is highly recommended. It is a 25 minute taxi from the airport to the town centre.

Finish point

Split Town Centre - 18:00

Your adventure ends in Split Town Center for 18.00, the end of your trip. You can either arrange with your host to spend another night at Camping Stobreč, or request an airport transfer and late flight home from Split Airport. We recommend you book any flight departing after 20:30.

What to Expect

Sunday: Marjan Hill and LED Night Tour

You’ll meet your host at 08:30 in the town centre of Split and head to your base at Camping Stobreč. Get settled and prepare for your two-day challenge before being transferred to the starting point of this adventure at the base of Marjan Hill (20-minute drive).

When you arrive, the water will be waiting for you; peacefully calm. Grab your SUP board for the first part of your challenge, which will take you on a tour circumnavigating around the base of this inactive volcano.

As you paddle the still waters, you’ll hear nothing but crickets and birds; the sun will peak through the trees of the protected Marjan forest park, creating a light show of colours on the water’s surface.

You’ll have a number of stop-offs on this paddle including the oldest beach, Bene, the beautiful Kašuni beach, and the impressive cliffs of Sustipan, to name a few. Of course, these places offer some amazing photo opportunities but there’s also the chance to try some cliff jumping, or explore the sea with a snorkel.

Once you have circumnavigated the wondrous Marjan Hill, you will drive back to camp to dry out and refuel before tonight’s expedition. Here you will have some free time to relax at the campsite, have some lunch and explore the beach.

Tonight, you will paddle the Dalmatian waters by moonlight… and LED light. That’s right, as if SUP boarding wasn’t awesome enough, on this trip, your board will be equipped with underside LED lighting; now you will see everything around and beneath you while paddling.

You’ll head out on the quiet calm water as the day comes to a close, giving you an amazing view of a stunning sunset. Then, as the moon takes its place, the light show begins; the LED lighting on your board will attract small fish and jellyfish around you. It’s like snorkelling without getting into the water.

Paddling along the river and on to the sea, you will see the white rocks and cliffs in which natives have built their traditional houses. Admire the busily lit shores as you stand amidst the quiet and calm of nature.

After a 5km paddle, you’ll head back to camp for a good night’s rest ahead of tomorrow’s expedition.

Marjan Hill - 10km paddle, Night trip - 5km paddle

Monday: SUP the Cetina River

You’ll wake this morning to the alarm call of the birds and get ready for the transfer to the beautiful small town of Omiš. The scenery here is a unique combination of sea, river and a huge mountain range; a paradise for many.

Today’s SUP challenge starts on the estuary of the turquoise Cetina River and leads through the rocky canyon where you will find yourself surrounded by huge mountains and forest.

Ready for the rest, you’ll stop off for a Mediterranean lunch at the small quaint riverside restaurant Radmanove Mlinice; a converted stone watermill nestled in the trees. The river here is a little colder making it a popular spot for locals to take a dip as they believe the temperature has positive health benefits – why not try it yourself after lunch?

After a rejuvenating rest in the lush forest surrounding, you’ll jump back on your SUP board and take an effortless glide along the calm river to Omiš, and the end of your journey.

13km paddle


You will stay in a mobile home at Camping Stobreč. The accommodation is comfortable and will sleep two or four people. Each mobile home is equipped with a kitchen, bathroom, satellite TV, air conditioning, and a terrace. Bed linen and one small towel per person will be provided.

Camping Stobreč is situated within a green oasis, surrounded by the sea on two sides and the Žrnovnica river mouth on the third.

The site has a small restaurant, pool and massage service within its grounds.

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Prices include

Accommodation · Equipment · Guide · Local Transport · Meals As Described · Happiness Guaranteed · 100% Financial Protection

Please note: Flights are NOT included and must be purchased separately.

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Optional Extras

Make your life easy. Once you have reserved your space, your host can help you arrange the extras you’ll need. Here are some guide prices which can be confirmed with you during booking.

Extra night Payable Before Departure
Additional night accommodation · · · Per Night
Airport Transfers Payable Before Departure
Prices On Application