Discover a new level of experience with a trip that includes a visit to the most important tourist attractions of Knin - the Knin Fortress, the blue-green spring of the Krka River into which the 22-meter high waterfall of the Krčić River flows, and a tour of 2 local associations. The excursion takes place according to the following itinerary:
9:00 – 9:45
Gathering at Ante Starčević square. Presentation of the daily program, interpretation of the "Storm 95" monument, information about the city's history, traditions and nature. Departure by bus to the spring of the Krka River and the Krčić waterfall.
10:00 – 11:00
Visit to the spring of the Krka River and the Krčić waterfall. It is not known that one river flows into the source of another river with a waterfall, as the Krčić flows into Krka. We will visit the location in two places: the lower one, next to the spring and the waterfall, and the upper one, from the viewpoint by Napoleon's road. Free time to take photos and enjoy the view. Departure by bus to the horse ranch of the Grabarije association.
11:15 – 12:30
Tour of the horse ranch of the Grabarije association. The association provides the service of therapeutic riding, and organizes a riding school as well as recreational and tourist riding. You will get to know the work of the association and hear what challenges they face in their work, while the horses will move freely around you. You will have the opportunity to socialize and take photos with these wonderful animals. Departure by bus to the Ecological Information Center.
12:45 – 14:00
Visit to the Ecological Information Center and the Ecological Association "Krka" Knin. The association was founded with the aim of protecting and promoting the natural and other potentials of the city of Knin and Šibenik-Knin County. You will learn about the work of the association and view the collection of antiques displayed in the Center. You will also be able to explore the surroundings of the Center, located at the foot of the Knin fortress, along the Krka river. Lunch and short rest. Departure on foot towards the Knin fortress.
14:15 – 16:00
Ascent through the old part of the city to the Knin fortress and a tour of the largest Venetian non-residential fortress in Croatia. The oldest parts of the fortress date from the 9th century, and it received its final form at the beginning of the 18th century. Due to its rich history and attractive appearance, today it is the strongest tourist asset of the city of Knin. The fortress is registered in the Register of Cultural Heritage of the Republic of Croatia as a monument of category zero, i.e. a monument of special national interest.
16:00 – 19:00
Free time that you can use for coffee or pancakes in the restaurant on the fortress with the most beautiful view of the city, rent bikes and explore Sastavci, a popular walking and cycling path that ends at the confulence of Butižnica in Krka, rent a kayak and experience Knin from a different perspective by exploring Krka, or taste two types of beer at the local craft brewery. Return by bus to the place of departure at 19:00.
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Availability: all year round
Difficulty: light, not physically demanding
What to bring: comfortable walking shoes, sun protection / rain protection, mobile phone, camera
Price includes: transportation by tourist bus, tour of the Krčić waterfall and the spring of the Krka river, tour of the horse ranch, viewing of the collection of antiquities and objects found in Krka, lunch, entrance ticket and tour of the Knin fortress, licensed tourist guide, organization of excursions
Not included: travel insurance, optional services, personal expenses, tips
Other: 30% discount on bike rental and kayak rental services
You can arrange travel insurance at: www.uniqa.hr