Too busy to devote an entire week to kayak touring in Europe? Or do you simply crave a long weekend getaway filled with sunshine, outdoor activities, and great food? Take a Short Break! Like our Island Hopping Tour, AKT’s Short Break Tour offers the beauty of the Elafiti Archipelago region, geared for travelers who are on a tighter timeline. Short Break Tours are based on Lopud Island near Dubrovnik.
Trip Length: 5 days/4 nights, Fri-Tues, Sat-Wed, Mon-Fri
Arrival/Departure Point: Dubrovnik
Accommodations: Island guest house rooms with private attached bathroom and A/C. Guesthouse rooms, located in private homes, are chosen for their character and easy access to the sea, village restaurants, shops, and kayak base. Choose from one of two meal plans
Tour Inclusions: 4 nights accommodation, kayak & snorkeling gear, instruction, guiding, airport & ferry transfers, meals as specified per meal plan
Flexi-Meal Tour Price*: 5200 Kn / €695 / US$810 / £620 Includes: 3 breakfasts/ 3 lunches/ 2 dinners
Full Meal Plan*: 5500 Kn / €735 / US$855 / £655 Includes: 3 breakfasts/ 3 lunches/ dinner all 4 nights. Meal option does not have to be chosen in advance.
Single Supplement*: additional 800 Kn / €105 / US$125 / £95
2019 Departure Dates: Apr: 26 / May: 6, 10, 24, 27, 31 / Jun: 3, 14, 21, 28 / Jul: 6, 12, 15, 19, 29 / Aug: 2, 5, 9, 16, 19, 23, 30 / Sep: 9, 13, 27, / Oct: 4
*prices are in Croatian Kuna: Euro, US$, & GBP prices are subject to exchange rate fluctuations
Too busy to devote an entire week to kayak touring? Short Break is a condensed version of our most popular Island Hopping Tour.
Day 1: Transit day
Arrive in Dubrovnik /car transfer to AKT ofﬁce; Free time to explore Old Town/ walk the walls (depending on arrival time); 4 PM ferry to Lopud Island; Check-into guesthouse; Orientation dinner at a Lopud Island restaurant
Day 2: 7 – 15 km
Equipment issue/basic paddling and rescue instruction in Lopud Bay; Paddle outer side of Lopud along limestone cliffs to Šunj beach; Relax and swim at Šunj beach, southern Dalmatia's best known sand beach; lunch at a beach bar at Šunj; Optional paddle to St. Andrew Island; Optional hike to the Spanish fortress
Day 3: 18 – 22km
Morning hike to kayaks at Š
Day 4: 15 km
Morning hike to Šunj beach; Kayak from Š
Day 5: Transit Day
Early morning ferry to Dubrovnik; Transfer to airport for departure ﬂights