Biking Dubrovnik – Herzegovina
Cycling through 2 countries in one day. On this bike trip you will explore inland of Dubrovnik and border area of Bosnia Herzegivina following the old rail road along the valley of Popovo Polje and rural area which was war zone during the 90s between Croats and Bosnian Serbs. Today this area lives in peace, but many scars remain on that time
Min. 2 pax.
Info: - 90 km, road bikes (for serious riders), cycling mainly on the flat terrain, total distance 80 km. Whole day trip (8 h) Itinerary: - Picking up guests at the hotel, transfer to the place Brgat to avoid part of the main road above Dubrovnik, which is quite frequent especially during summer season.
Cycling starts just few km before the border where we leave our car.
After entering the Bosnia we continue cycle on the old rail road, line from the Austria-Hungarian Empire, which is now paved.
It follows the edge of the valley Popovo Polje (in this area was a war zone between Croatian and Serbian forces in the last war). Upon arrival in small village Zavala (famous by biggest cave in this region Vjetrenica http://www.vjetrenica.ba/index.php/en and very old Orthodox monastery (from the 15st) we have free time for the refreshment or lunch in the local restaurant.
After lunch we return the same way to Ivanica to our vehicle and transfer to hotel. Prices per person; 2-3 pax EUR 120.00 4-8 pax EUR 90.00 8 pax + EUR 70.00 The price includes: - Private tour, departure time adjustable to your needs - Private transfers and pick up from the hotel, guide on English language - Road bikes (Cannodale CAAD8) with equipment, helmet, water bottle - A traditional lunch of your choice.