A unique kayak tour that you won’t find elsewhere. Paddle during the night, in a transparent kayak illuminated by LED lights to a nearby island and observe hidden underwater world and the remains of a historic building under the sea.
AVAILABILITY: June until September
Privlaka is a sandy peninsula that is 7 km long and 4 km wide. It is situated north from the city of Zadar and has amazing sandy beaches with shallow and clean sea. Privlaka was first mentioned in 13th century and for generations it was associated with the sea, seafaring and fishing. Famous „Sabunjari“ from Privlaka are men who were known for their hard work of excavating the sand from the sea which they then carried on shoulders to the wooden boats. For that reason many restaurants, tourist facilities and sport clubs nowadays are called “sabun” or “sabunjari”.
PLAN OF THE TOUR:
Start time: in sunset, from 20:00 to 20:30 (depending on the time of year)
Duration: 1 hour
Note: kayak tours can be canceled due to the bad weather (strong wind, rain, etc.) that does not allow to perform kayaking activities
Privlaka kayak night tour starts from Kuline beach in Privlaka. You can reach the location on foot, bike or with the car as there is a parking lot with the public toilet.
For this tour are used double kayaks that are fully transparent and illuminated with LED lights and equipped with comfortable seats, paddles, safety vest and waterproof bag for you belongings.
Since this tour starts at sunset, you will enjoy amazing colors that reflect on the sea surface and unique quiet atmosphere at the end of the day.
You will paddle to the nearby island of Virić where to see the remains of a historic building under the sea through the illuminated part of a transparent kayak. The guide will explain you more about this mysterious world, and children, as well as adults, love when discover this interesting underwater world.
Tour by transparent kayak is a unique opportunity to admire the underwater life at night without getting wet.
The tour lasts 1 hour, after which you will return to the point from where you started.
THE PRICE: 200,00 HRK or 27,00 EUR per person
Children (3 – 13 years old) pay 100,00 HRK or 13,00 EUR and the tour is free for children 0-3 years old
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
- Full sea kayaking gear
- Local guide
- Dry bags for personal belongings
- Snorkeling gear
NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
- Meals and beverages
- Personal consumption
DIFFICULTY: easy, no physical requirements needed, suitable for beginners
WHAT TO BRING: Bottled water (or any liquid), sunscreen, towel, hat and sunglasses, mask for snorkeling