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Excursions from Makarska 

korcula-excursions.jpgTown oaf Korcula & Island of Mljet - full day tour by hydrofoil
A pleasant sail along the islands of Hvar and the Pelješac peninsula brings us to the town of Korcula. Korcula is considered to be the birthplace of Marco Polo, and legend has it that the town of Korcula was founded by the Trojan hero Antenor.
The cruise continues to Mljet, one of the loveliest and most densely wooded islands in the Adriatic. The island has been declared a national park, whose main attractions are two salt-water lakes - Veliko jezero and Malo jezero (great lake and small lake). Join a boat trip to the islet in the Great Lake for a visit to the 12th-century Benedictine Monastery.
stroll through the lush pine woods, swim in the lovely fakes or in the picturesque Pomena cove. Return sail in the late afternoon. Guide and entrance fees included. 

dubrovnik-excursions.jpgDubrovnik THE CITY OF THOUSAND MONUMENTS - full day tour
Drive along the Adriatic coast through the scenic landscapes of the Makarska Riviera and across the Neretva River Delta to Dubrovnik. Because of its exceptional beauty and rich cultural heritage this ancient city has been included in UNESCO's List of Cultural Heritage. Dubrovnik is surrounded by ramparts and fortresses and is a treasure trove of architectural and cultural masterpieces scrupulously preserved over the centuries. A pleasant walk will show you the city's highlights, such as palaces, churches, museums, squares.
Guide and entrance fees included.
cetina-excursions.jpgCetina river (OLD PIRATES' NEST) - full day tour
A coach drive along the coast, then via a mountain road to Omis, a small town on the estuary of the Cetina River. This swift mountain river meanders through canyons to reach the sea. A stop will be made at a point above the town offering a magnificent view of the river before we continue with a river cruise to a restaurant for lunch. Local wine and specialities of the area will add to a truly warm atmosphere. There will also be time for swimming. Don't forget your camera!
Guide and lunch included.
krka-excursions.jpgKrka waterfalls - full day tour by coach
Enjoy a ride along the coast to Šibenik. A short stop will be made there before we proceed to the Krka Waterfalls. Located in the lovely Krka National Park, the falls cascade over 17 natural barriers. There will be ample time here for exploring, swimming in the clear river waters or photographing. Relax in the shade of the old lime trees. Our return trip takes us to Trogir, an ancient coastal town.
Guide and entrance fees to the National Park included.
brac-bol-excursions.jpgIsland of Brac - Bol (zlatni Rat) - full day tour by hydrofoil
Cruise to the highest island of the Adriatic. Today's trip will take you to Brae, Adriatic's third largest island, for a visit to the picturesque town of Bol. Time at leisure for swimming and sunbathing on the famous
sandy beach of Zlatni Rat (Golden cape), jutting deeply into the sea, with dense pine-woods in the background. Possibility to visit the Dominican convent housing a rich library and archives and old vine-cellars for a vine test.
Escort included.
hvar-excursions.jpgIsland of Hvar - full day tour by hydrofoil
The town of Hvar is abundant in historical monuments interesting for the visitor. A visit to the 16th-century Theatre, the 13th-century Arsenal, or squares surrounded by numerous churches and palaces in different architectural class="border" styles only confirm the picture. The Franciscan monastery in the town is known for its collection of old masters, including the "Last Supper" by ingoli. Our return voyage takes us to the island of Brae for a short staying at Bol port.
Escort and entrance fees included.
mostar-excursions.jpgMostar - full day tour
We ride along the picturesque coast through famous seaside resorts, (Tucepi, Podgora, Gradac) to the Neretva River Delta, where the road turns inland along the river valley, we reach Poctelj, where we stop for a visit to the old Turkish fortifications. From here we drive on and arrive at Mostar. During Turkish rule the city was an important trade center, and a guided tour will show you the city's highlights such as the old Bazaar, mosques and a typical Turkish house. We leave Mostar following the ancient Napoleon's road, that offers you magnificent views of the Central Dalmatia while descending the Biokovo mountain. Guide and entrance fees included. Passport or equivalent document required.
cetina-excursions.jpgRafting - full day tour
Rafting is one of the most exciting ways to experience river courses and their picturesque surroundings. Our river adventure starts on the banks of the Cettna River in the Biokovo Mountain region. Short instructions will be followed by a white-water descent to the Radman's Mills, where we shall leave our rafts to enjoy swimming in the clear mountain river, or a stroll through the woods. There will be a possibility for lunch. Guide, instructor, raft and equipment included. This tour is not recommended to non swimmers.
medjugorje-excursions.jpgMedugorje - PLACE OF PILGRIMAGE - full day tour
Join our tour to experience the spirit of Medugorje. Discover and experience the phenomenon that has made Medugorje one of the most famous places of pilgrimage throughout the Catholic world, attracting millions of visitors. Since 1981, the Virgin Mary has been relaying Her message of peace to the seers, and this
place has been attracting millions of visitors from all over the world. After Mass, those who wish may visit the Apparition Hill where the Virgin Mary first appeared to the children.
Guide included. Passport or equivalent document required. If you wish to book cheap private accommodation in Medugorje you may use our suggestion.
svjure-excursions.jpgBiokovo mountain - morning tour
We invite you to enjoy a walk in Biokovo mountain. A motor coach will take you early in the morning to the Veliko Brdo mountain peak. After a walk of approximately 40 minutes through the beautiful landscapes, we reach the top of an incline which offers an enchanting view of the nearby islands and the bay of the Makarska Riviera. However, the highlight of this tour will be a sunrise in the mountains - so don't forget your camera! Afterwards, a pause will
be made for a delicious domestic breakfast (aperitif of domestic grape brandy "Loza", homemade bread, ham, cheese, spring onions and tea). We're sure you will find early rising worthwhile.
Guide and breakfast included.
split-excursions.jpgSplit - CENTRE OF DALMATIA - full day tour
Drive through the picturesque Makarska Riviera to Split which harbor is one of the most active in Dalmatia, with passengers embarking and disembarking continuously. Split is one of Dalmatia's liveliest towns and largest shopping centers. It is really a treat to look at shop windows along the narrow streets. We tour the oldest part of Split, the 3rd-century Diocletian Palace, where we visit the cellars, the Peristyle, the Golden and Silver Gates, the Cathedral (Mausoleum of Emperor Diocletian), the Temple of Jupiter and other historic and interesting sights. A visit to the old part of the city is followed by time at leisure for shopping, strolling, and general enjoyment.
Guide and entrance fees included.
bisevo-grotta-excursions.jpgBisevo - the Blue Grotto - Full day tour by hydrofoil
Bisevo is a small islet in the south-east Adriatic famous for its Blue Grotto, which is a rare natural phenomenon. The inside of the grotto and the sea in it have an indescribable silvery -blue color. This is due to the sunrays which penetrate through a hole under the surface and reflect against the white bottom of the grotto, thus creating incredibly beautiful light effects. Arrived at Komiza, you may pay a visit to the Fishing Museum and have a refreshment of good wine and fish specialties. Guide and entrance fees included. Remark: if the bad weather conditions make impossible the access to the grotto. Atlas offers you additionally a visit to the town of Vis with its archeological museum.