DAY 1, WELCOME TO CROATIA
Arrival to Split airport and transfer to your hotel. You can start exploring or grab a quick snooze before the welcome dinner. Together we’ll cheers to the next 8 days of yoga and fun!
DAY 2, TRAVEL TO HVAR ISLAND
Wake up and head to the port where we'll embark by ferry to Island Hvar.
Our hotel is located in Vrboska, the smallest town on the sunny island Hvar, special because of its geographical location hidden in the depth of the bay and the untouched pine forest. Vrboska was built during the 15th and 16th century and its nickname Little Venice refers to its unusual, beautiful and deep bay with its charming bridges and marks of the gothic, renaissance and baroque style visible in towns architecture.
Get settled into your new rooms, have a delicious lunch in local tavern before diving into the first yoga workshop.
DAY 3, YOGA WORKSHOP AND BIKE & WINE TASTING TOUR
Start your day with yoga class. Your resort is located near the sea, surrounded by a pine forest with Mediterranean plants. Scents of lavender, rosemary, laurel and sage are carried from the forest by the sea breeze creating a natural and revitalizing aromatherapy that soothes and relaxes.
After morning yoga, explore the small coastal towns of Vrboska and Jelsa by bike. We’ll break at a local winery to taste some local wines. Hvar being called the island of sun with over 2700 sunny hours per year is a perfect place for producing and tasting wine.
DAY 4, JEEP SAFARI AND YOGA WORKSHOP
After breakfast get ready for hopping into your Land Rover Defender to experience an off-roading excursion through the old inhabited settlements and deserted villages in Hvar. The tour takes us to the island's highest peak, St. Nicholas (626m) from where you can see the islands of central Adriatic and the mountains of hinterland. On our way, we will pass through many lavender fields, olive plantations and vineyards with miles of stone walls which are several centuries old.
We'll stop for lunch at a small tavern. After return to the resort enjoy yoga class by the sea.
DAY 5, BOAT EXCURSION TO ISLAND BRAC
Today we'll board a boat to visit the southern side of island Brac, with it beautiful bays, beaches, cliffs and small villages. Stops will include Zlatni rat - Golder horn beach, which is world famous for its unique shape that changes depending on the currents, and Bol, an old typical fishermen’s village.
DAY 6, SPLIT CITY TOUR
Hop back on the ferry headed for Split and meet your local expert who will provide a guided tour of the Croatia’s second-largest city. Visit the UNESCO-listed Diocletian’s Palace, see the Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and more.
Free time to enjoy Mediterranean rhythm of this 1700 years old town.
DAY 7, TROGIR CITY TOUR & FREE TIME IN PROMENADE IN KASTELA
After breakfast get ready for short trip to Trogir. Explore its fortress, palace, and learn about its history from your guide. Free afternoon, to enjoy seven separate little harbor towns, each named after a castle connected with beautiful promenade.
DAY 8, END OF TRIP
Say goodbye to Croatia or book extension to enjoy a bit more in one of our beautiful coastal towns or islands.
We begin our retreat in the beautiful coastal town of Split, where a rich past of over 1700 years left its traces blended in the town everyday life, the mixture of old charm and modern luxury.
Diocletian's Palace is a sight like no other, one of the most well-preserved palaces of the Roman Empire, built in 305 AD and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk inside and you'll see many bars, shops and restaurants blooming amid the atmospheric old walls where life in Split has been going on for 1000s of years.
From Split, we continue to the nearby island of Hvar where we will spend the next 4 days.
Vrboska is located on the north coast of the island of Hvar. Stone houses along the beautiful long coastline are small masterpieces of plebeian architecture. Besides historical sights, its scenic beauty and irresistible charm of a typically Dalmatian “small town”, Vrboska will enchant you with its healthy Mediterranean cuisine abundant in fresh fish, quality olive oil and home-made wines.
Our charming hotel is located on the sea, surrounded by aromatic pine treas and Mediterranean plants. Enjoy relaxing Mediterranean atmosphere, views of Adriatic Sea and beautiful beaches located in the vicinity of the hotel. It's an ideal place to rest, breathe and meditate.
In the next couple of days, we will have time to explore island Hvar, to swim in hidden coves, to sunbathe, to take gentle walks in the countryside and town promenade, to taste fresh local products and taste olive oil, and to connect with self and others through daily yoga and meditation, and luxuriate in your personal retreat on this wonderful island.
Fun adventures including Jeep safari, boat excursion, biking & wine-tasting are packed in this program.
Energise your body and soul.
Toast to a good week during farewell dinner. Cheers!
Croatia: Split and Trogir - immerse yourself into local Croatian culture, Island Hvar adventure – bike tour, jeep safari, wine tasting, Body, mind, and soul retreat with daily yoga practice in island Hvar. Exploring white pebble beach – Golden Horn, Bol, Island Brac.
Here we have put together a few of our favorite options to give you a starting point. Any of these options can be changed, tweaked or added to.
Final price depends of the period of travelling, hotel star rating, services included.
Dates are flexible and customizable for private departures.
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