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Tourism – explore different sides of Croatia

Although you are coming to Croatia and to EUG host-cities Zagreb and Rijeka to try to achieve a good result in your sport, it would be a shame not to meet the rest of the country. Croatia is a renowned tourist pearl and a great place for a summer vacation filled with fun. In cooperation with our partner, the tourist agency Collegium, we are offering you an opportunity to discover the best of Croatia during the European Universities Games Zagreb Rijeka 2016.
Some of the excursions we are offering:

All information:

http://univerzijada.collegium.eu/

Tel: +385 1 4870 515
Mail: infohr@collegium.eu

PLITVICE LAKES – TOUR

Plitvice Lakes National Park – the most beautiful and most visited National Park in Croatia. Plitvice Lakes are a symbol of Croatia as a tourist destination and are called „the heavenly garden“. The Park was put on the UNESCO World Natural Heritage List in 1979 in recognition of its “outstanding natural beauty, and the undisturbed production of travertine (tufa) through chemical and biological action”. 1.18 million people visited the park in 2014, setting a new attendance record.

ITINERARY:

  • Departure from Zagreb in the early morning hours
  • Driving through Karlovac and Kordun to Slunj and Rastoke
  • Sightseeing and free time in Rastoke
  • Driving to Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • Visiting Plitvice Lakes – walking paths and bridges along the lakes, waterfalls, travertine barriers
  • Free time for lunch or walking
  • Return to Zagreb in the evening hours

DEPARTURE

ZAGREB:

13.7., 15.7., 17.7., 20.7., 22.7.

RIJEKA:

12.7., 14.7., 16.7., 22.7., 25.7.

RAFTING & KAYAKING – The Korana River

You will feel all the adrenaline and the excitement of these sports by sailing on the Korana River in rafts, through its untamable rapids and tufted barriers. You will be sailing through the inaccessible part of the Korana River, which makes this trip even more extreme, unforgettable and adventurous. There are no settlements in the river’s beautiful canyon, only a few old and abandoned mills. This part of the river features over 30 waterfalls which will all be crossed by boat.

ITINERARY:

  • Departure from Zagreb / Rijeka in the morning
  • Arriving to Rastoke
  • Brief information agreement with the leaders, distribution in groups
  • Enjoy the ride and the unspoiled nature of the Korana River
  • Free time for lunch and sightseeing
  • Return back to Zagreb / Rijeka in the late afternoon

DEPARTURE

ZAGREB:

13.7., 15.7., 17.7., 20.7., 22.7.

RIJEKA:

12.7., 14.7., 16.7., 22.7., 25.7.

NOVALJA DAY & NIGHT – Party Hard Tour

Be part of a unique experience – visit the best known party destination in Croatia – Novalja. Visit the famous Croatian clubs such as Papaya, Aquarius, Kalypso and NOA BEACH CLUB….
We are taking you to the BOAT PARTY – 3 hours of world-class entertainment on the open sea…
This 3-hour party cruise departs from the main port in Novalja and is an absolute must-do attraction during your stay on the Island of Pag. Along with a lot of fun and excitement pumped up by great people from all around the world, the party is boosted up with swim stops and with a ton of amazing and cold, refreshing alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.  After the boat party we will take you to the famous AFTER BEACH PARTY on Zrće Beach, where you will learn how to party – Croatian style.

ITINERARY:

  • Departure from Zagreb / Rijeka
  • Boat Party – about 3 hours (starts at 13:00)
  • Returning to Novalja
  • Free time for individual sightseeing, lunch and swimming …
  • Going to Zrće beach – AFTER BEACH PARTY
  • Party and fun…
  • Drive back to Zagreb / Rijeka

DEPARTURE:

ZAGREB, RIJEKA

ISTRIA TOUR – PULA, POREČ, ROVINJ – A walk through centuries

A journey through time, through the most beautiful towns in Istria – the most famous Croatian tourist region. Feel the romance of past times in a trip through cities which fascinate with their beauty.
Pula – one of the oldest Istrian towns, whose history dates back more than 2000 years ago.
Rovinj – considered by many to be one of the most beautiful cities in the country.
Poreč – an ancient city mixed with modern tourist attractions.

ITINERARY:

  • Departure from Rijeka in the morning
  • Driving along the coast to Pula (approximately 1:45)
  • Tour of the sights, the amphitheater (from the outside), the Twin Gate, Hercules’ Gate, the Arch of the Sergii
  • Free time for walking and exploring
  • Departure from Pula, driving to Rovinj (approximately 45 minutes)
  • Tour of Rovinj and free time for lunch
  • Departure from Rovinj, driving to Poreč (approximately 45 minutes)
  • Tour of Poreč and some free time
  • Returning back to Rijeka

DEPARTURE:

RIJEKA:

12.7., 14.7., 16.7., 22.7., 25.7

ZAGORJE TOUR - experience the country life

Explore one of the largest sites of prehistoric people in Europe – the Krapina Neanderthal Museum. After visiting the museum we will visit a typical Zagorje farm. You will not forget the magnificent panorama of Croatian Zagorje. After a short sightseeing and some free time, you will be served delicious home-cooked food. After lunch and relaxation, your journey continues to Castle Trakošćan and Trakošćan Lake.

ITINERARY:

  • Departure from Zagreb in the morning
  • Arrival in Krapina – tour through the museum and walk Horus park-hill
  • Drive to a nearby farm – lunch and free time for relaxation
  • Drive to Trakošćan
  • Tour of the castle (optional) and stroll around the lake (note that a whole circle around the lake is 5 km)
  • Return to Zagreb in the early evening

Departure:

ZAGREB:

13.7., 15.7., 17.7., 20.7., 22.7.

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