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Croatia Wet & Wild - Family Adventure

Trip Length

Trip Code

8 days PTFW

Maximum Passengers

16 people
Minimum Age

Countries Visited


Start City

End City

Split Split
Croatia Wet & Wild - Family Adventure

This trip is perfect for active families who love being on the water. You'll be based in the town of Trilj, which means no long days of travel. Wake up each day to a new adventure, then come home to the same hotel at night. Based close to the Cetina River, it's a week packed with kayaking, white water rafting, canoeing, swimming bike riding and walking. 

Croatia Wet & Wild - Family Adventure

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Split


Day 2: Rafting on Cetina River

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 dinner


Day 3: Kayaking on Vrlika River

Meals included: 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners


Day 4-5: Cycling and sea kayaking

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 dinner


Day 6-8: Canoeing, optional activities, trip end

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 dinner


Your Trip

What to know

Minimum age for children on this trip is 7 years.

What's Included

Non-included Meals

Some meals are included on your trip (except for North America trips - please refer to your day-to-day itinerary). However, sometimes we think you'll benefit from getting out and discovering the local cuisine. So when a meal is not included, it's a great opportunity to try something new. For group trips, ask your leader for tips on where to get the best meal, or you might decide to dine out as a group and experience the fun together.

Not Included

International flights, arrival and departure transfer, departure taxes, visas, travel insurance (compulsory on all trips), other meals, drinks, optional tours or activities during free time, tips and items of a personal nature.

What to know

This is an active trip. None of the activities are compulsory and you can opt out or participate to your own level. No previous experience is required for any activity and instruction is provided.Minimum age for children is 7 years. Vaccinations

Vaccinations may be required for this trip. Please talk to your doctor about the up-to-date information for this region.  We're travel experts, not doctors and defer to the medicos when it comes to inoculations.

Visas and Permits

Please ensure that you have all required visas for your trip – this is your responsibility. Rules and regulations governing the issuance of visas are constantly changing, and vary for different nationalities and you should check visa requirements with your travel agent or relevant consular authority well before travel.

Australians, New Zealanders, Canadians, USA and British citizens, do not require a visa to visit Croatia for a maximum stay of 90 days.


You are required to have travel insurance before heading off on a Peregrine trip. Insurance can be organised by your Peregrine representative or your travel agent.

Responsible Travel

Our Responsible Travel ethos is at the heart of everything we do, from getting the basics right like respecting local cultures and the environment, to initiating projects that make positive contributions to communities, to our staff’s fundraising efforts and offsetting our carbon emissions.
Please visit our Responsible Travel ( page for more information.

Customs and Culture

Our Pre Departure Information or Travel Dossier (provided upon booking a trip) provides tips on how you can show respect for the local customs and culture in the country you are travelling in. Your leader will also help steer you though the complexities of local cultural norms.

Pre Departure Information
The information listed above is a brief description of some things you may need to consider when booking a trip. Once a tour is booked you will be provided with a link to your Travel Dossier which will contain detailed Pre Departure information.

Further Reading


The Death of Yugoslavia – Laura Silber & Allan Little: A comprehensive account of the collapse of ex-Yugoslavia CafĂ© Europa – Slavenka Drakulic: a series of post-independence essays by this Croatia journalist. The Best of Croatian Cooking - Liliana Pavicic & Gordana Pirker-Mosher: Features recipes for over 200 Croatian dishes, including over appetizers, soups, meat and fish dishes and over 50 dessert recipes. Lovers and Madmen: A True Story of Passion, Politics and Air Piracy – Julieanne Eden Busic: Tells the story of how four young Croats and an American woman hijacked a plane in the US in 1976 in order to publicise the Croatian fight for independence and the oppression of Croats within Yugoslavia.

Important Information

Activities All activities on this trip are designed to be flexible and can be adapted to suit the capabilities and ages of the group. Instruction is provided throughout by experienced guides and always operated in a safety-conscious manner. It is always possible to opt out of an activity if you wish to. The order of activities is subject to change due to local constraints.

About this Information

The information provided here is given in good faith and has been compiled with all reasonable care. However, things change and some of the information may become out of date. Please keep this in mind when you read it and check with us if you want to be sure about something. The document was correct at time of printing, but you can check online for the most up to date version.  If you have any queries, please contact your travel agent or our staff in Australia. We are here to help you!

Last Updated

17 December 2013

General Contact Details

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