Visit the river Zrmanja, an ideal place to go on a trip. Zrmanja is one of the most famous rivers in Croatia, with crystal clear water and a spectacular canyon with magnificent waterfalls. Enjoy Zrmanja, excursions and activities according to your taste.


About Zrmanja

The river Zrmanja is one of the most beautiful rivers in CroatiaIt springs in the southern part of Lika, and flows into the Novigrad Sea not far from Obrovac. It is known for its beautiful canyons and the most famous and impressive one is the one between Obrovac and the place where the river flows into the Novigrad Sea. This canyon has 200 m high cliffs that rise above the river and are a protected natural geomorphological monument. At the top of the cliffs is the tower of the former fortress Pržunac.

Jankovića buk is the last waterfall on the river Zrmanja. It can be reached by boat through the Zrmanja canyon and it is a famous picnic and swimming location. The remains of the former mills reveal the once important mill tradition on this waterfall.


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Discover Zrmanja and the excursions and activities you must try. Whether you decide on a boat trip on the river Zrmanja or an active trip such as kayaking, rafting or hiking, you will not regret it. Nature lovers, tourists and families will enjoy the beautiful nature because the magical canyon captivates its visitors with its natural beauty.


Half day boat tour on Zrmanja river

Half day boat tour on Zrmanja river will give you the opportunity to meet this, often called, “hidden beauty”. Zrmanja is hidden among high cliffs and its beauty is so special that leaves no one indifferent. Discover this beautiful karst phenomenon, refresh yourself in the river, swim near the waterfalls and explore remains of old forts. Find out more about the trip.


Boat tour on Zrmanja river from Starigrad

A boat trip along the Zrmanja river from Starigrad takes you along the banks of the Paklenica Riviera, through the canyon of the river Zrmanja to Obrovac, a town located on the river bank, and Novigrad, a picturesque town located at the foot of a medieval fortress. You will enjoy a cruise on a traditional wooden boat across the sea with the view of mountain tops all the way to the point where Zrmanja river flows into the sea. As the boat enters river canyon, you will admire amazing steep cliffs and emerald green Zrmanja. Lunch is included in the price and served on the boat. Find out more about this trip.


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Speed Boat tour to Zrmanja waterfalls from Starigrad

In this full day boat tour to Zrmanja waterfalls you will swim in the river below the waterfalls, discover the remains of old water mills, enjoy a panoramic ride in a speed boat across the emerald green river through a canyon with high cliffs and visit a small fishing village of Ribnica. This trip is a private one, so you will decide who will be your company on the boat. Find out more about this trip.


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Kayaking or Rafting on the Zrmanja River

Whatever activity you decide on, you will have fun as you cross numerous waterfalls and rapids and enjoy discovering the unique beauty of the Zrmanja canyon and the surrounding nature.

Kayak Safari on Zrmanja river is a real pleasure! Enjoy a day in nature with spectacular views of the Canyon and crystal clear water with numerous rapids and waterfalls. Find out more on the following link. 

Zrmanja rafting offers spectacular rafting experience through the 14 km long trail with numerous rapids and waterfalls. Find out more about Zrmanja rafting.


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Stand-up paddling in Zrmanja Canyon

Stand-up paddling in Zrmanja Canyon offers a truly unique view of Zrmanja Canyon from below. Reserve a board and paddle surf into adventure. The only thing you need is balance! Follow the link to see photos and more about this trip.



Private boat tour on Zrmanja River

Do you like to be alone on board with the company of your choice? Or do you want to give your friends and family the comfort of a private trip? Then choose to enjoy your vacation in a special way. You and your loved ones will spend time on the boat, surrounded by the beautiful nature of the river Zrmanja. You will sail through the canyon of Zrmanja and swim under the waterfall, without the presence of other, unknown guests on the boat. Our captain will make sure you feel comfortable, he will tell you interesting things about this area and offer a glass of aperitif, fruit and homemade sweets. Book your private trip here. 


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Trip to Velebit mountain and Zrmanja Canyon

Trip to Velebit mountain and Zrmanja Canyon is unforgettable hiking adventure in Velebit Nature Park. You will enjoy the magnificent view of Zrmanja river canyon, climb the most beautiful peak of mountain Velebit, visit filming locations of Winnetou and birth house of Luka Modrić. Find out more about this trip.