DALMATIAN HINTERLAND – BIKING WEEK
Hotel Sv.Mihovil -Avanturist club dmc in its Biking package has included all the natural and cultural values of the hinterland. The eco atmosphere extends to the entire area. The biking trails are part of the valley of the Cetina river, the green hills of Trilj and clearings of the mountains Kamešnica and Mosor and touches many sourches, autohtonous villages, caves etc. The Adventurer club dmc has 50 high quality mountain bikes, equipment and experienced guides.
The below prgram can last shorter 3-7 day depending on the guest whishes.
Day 1.- Arrival
Transfer from Split airport or ferry port. Accomodation in 3*** hotel Sv.Mihovil in double rooms.
Day 2.- All day tour " Cetina country side" 50 km.
The trail starts in from of hotel Sv.Mihovil through the green pastures of Cetina river valley in Trilj. The ride continues to the impressive spring Ruda. After refreshment in the village Han, we continue our ride through Glavice to the centre of the Alka town Sinj, where at square we have refreshment and visit the Curch and the monastery on Sinjska Gospa (Our Lady of Sinj). Afterwards, we have a short ride and visit Alka's (tilting at the ring) horse stable. After five kilometers, we come to river Cetina and as we continue our ride, we will be followed by a quiet river which slowly spirals through the field, surrounded by tall willows, poplars, with nearby mountain tops all the way to Trilj. Return to the hote. Free time for resting or exploring Trilj.
Day 3.- All day tour "Mountain Kamešnica" 40 km
Start in front of hotel Sv.Mihovil. Transfer by bus to 18 km distant mountain village Voštane. Clearings of the mountain Kamešnica are not as green as the hills around Trilj but the ride through rarely populated authentic mountain villages and pastures will provide you an almost mystic atmosphere. Rest and refreshment in a village household. Village inhabitants will gladly greet you and assist you in any way. Descent follows from the mountain through Rož to the spring Ruda then the mills of Grab (600 yrs old water mills) where we have refreshment and tasting of the donuts at miller's Iko.The ride continues along Trilj all the way to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4.- Tour "Green hills of Trilj" 35 km
Start in front of hotel Sv.Mihovil using the marked international biking trail, where professional bike races are traditionally held. The trail is adjusted for tourist groups. Let yourself go and ride through the green hills and vineyards, discovering simple and natural way of life of the locals. Visit to small village households which still produce food in the natural way. In the village household Bravići refreshment with domestic prosciutto, cheese and bread. After visiting the horse stable with 20 horses where young Cetina men train to be future tilters at the ring, we ride to the top of the hill Gardun and archeological site Tilurij - Military camp of the VII. Roman Legion. We slowly descend to the suspesion bridge in Trilj which we cross and arrive to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5.- All day tour "Cetina gorge" 40 km
Start in front of hotel Sv.Mihovil on a green valley trail with vineyards all the way to Strmendoc, then across the hill to village Klarići. Follows a 10 km easy ride and a short descend to Cetina gorge, crossing over a wooden bridge. For those more experienced there is a ascending towards the cave Vranjača. After ascend to the cave we ride for 10 km on a road under mountain Mosor through autochthonous stone villages. This area is a stone monument which nature and locals shaped in its unique beauty and local architecture. After a short break and cave sightseeing, we continue towards Trilj to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6.- All day tour " From the spring through Cetina valley" 51 km
Transfer by bus to the trail which begins at the impressive spring of Rijeka, located 48 km from Trilj. The ride starts from the spring and continues on a beautiful Vrlika field along the old Croatian church od Sv.Spas (St.Savior), down macadam along Lake Peruča. The ride continues along the river through Hrvatačko polje (field) where short break is organized at a village household. Ride to the town of Sinj with a visit to the Museum and monastery of Our Lady of Sinj (Gospa Sinjska); horse stable of the tilters and return to the hotel. Free time for trip to Split or Sinj. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 7.- Free day for exploring Split or Trogir, UNESCO protected, 30 km away from hotel Sv.Mihovil. Or choose between one of the following activities: Rafting, Canyoning, Canoe safari, horse riding and trekking.
Day 8.- Transfer to Split airport or ferry port. End of the tours.
The package include:
- Arrival and departure from Split airport or ferry port.
- Accomodation in 3*** hotel Sv.Mihovil, 7 HB
- 5 biking tours
- 3 snacks
- Mountain bikes Diamond Back with helmets
- Biking tour leader (english, german, french)
- Entrance fees to Museum of Trilj legion in Trilj, Archeological site Tilurij, Church and Monastery of Our Lady of Sinj, Museum of the Cetina region in Sinj, Alkar stud farm, Mill's of Grab and cave Vranjača.