Travel from Rome to Split, Croatia for a weekend full of sun and adventure on the Dalmatian Coast! If you want even more student travel options, check out our Croatia Student Trips and please get in touch if you have any questions.
Come and discover the beauty of Croatia with us! Join us for a weekend getaway from Rome to Split, Croatia. Enjoy the sun, explore the beautiful Dalmatian Coast, and take part in thrilling adventures. You’ll raft down the emerald-green Cetina River, wander through the marble ruins of Diocletian’s Palace, and sail the Dalmatian Coast to discover the beautiful beaches at the Blue Lagoon. On the way back, we stop to visit the magnificent waterfalls of Krka National Park. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
The trip departs Rome Thursday evening, you’ll meet your trip leader 30 minutes prior to departure. Travel to Croatia is by private coach. We make one 45 minute stop and drive overnight. Upon arrival to Split Friday morning, we will check into our accommodation.
You have all day to explore Split and its surrounding areas. We have optional adventure activities on Friday that you’re able to sign-up for (additional cost): a river rafting trip on the Cetina River or a zip-lining activity through the lush valleys near Omiš.
If you choose not to join any of the outdoor adventures, you can spend your day laying out on one of Split’s beaches, go on a walking tour of the Split city center, visit Diocletian’s Palace, rent a bike and ride up Marjan Hill or take a day trip to local surrounding towns, like Omiš.
In the evening head out on the optional pub crawl (additional cost) to experience the best of Split’s bustling nightlife. Alternatively, the night is free to explore Split’s or stroll along the Riva waterfront.
Saturday we set sail for a full-day private island cruise (additional cost) where we’ll visit Blue Lagoon. Enjoy an included lunch between snorkelling and sunbathing before heading to Copacabana Beach where you are free to enjoy the stunning beaches, sip seaside cocktails, or swim in the Adriatic. We’ll arrive back in Split around 18:30.
Saturday night your Trip Leader can provide you with recommendations for dinner or a night out on the town.
Sunday morning we will depart Split for Krka National Park (entrance included.) There you will have a few hours to visit and explore some of the park’s incredible waterfalls, most notably the Skradinski Buk. We will depart Krka in the early afternoon and will make one stop en-route for dinner before arriving back to Rome.
Private Island Cruise: Spend your day sailing along the coastline on a private boat cruising through the picturesque Blue Lagoon. Enjoy an included lunch between snorkeling and sunbathing before heading to the quaint Bay of Maslinica where you are free to enjoy the pebble beaches, sip seaside cocktails, or explore the natural beauty of the Adriatic. The full-day cruise arrives back to Split around 6:30pm
Cost: 69 EUR – Book Now
River Rafting the Cetina River: Experience an adventurous ride down Croatia’s natural beauty, the Cetina River. Duck through lush overgrown trees expanding over the river and find yourself in large scenic expanses as you rush down the Cetina. When we’re all finished and off the river, a traditional Croatian late lunch will be included featuring various entree options alongside local Croatian bread and a traditional dessert.
Cost: 59 EUR – Book Now
Zip Lining: Get your adrenaline fix as you soar over Croatia’s stunning wilderness. Your views while experiencing 8 separate zip lines will include the breathtaking emerald-green Cetina River winding through the valleys near Omiš.
Cost: 65 EUR – Book Now
Pub Crawl: Immerse yourself in a mix of Split’s top pubs, bars and clubs, while getting to know other fellow travelers!
Cost: 20 EUR/150 Kuna (paid in cash in person)