Zrmanja and three seas

Tour description

The trip starts at small fishing place called Ribnica, at the main beach Pisak. Group will gather on dock which is located by the beach at 9:00 am. Boat tour will take us through Karin sea canal to the Novigrad sea and after aproximatly 30 minutes we will be in the Zrmanja estuary, except the visual tracking of location, visitors can see that we are aproaching river by the colour of the water which is changing from blue to emeral green. After entering the river you will find yourself surrounded with 200 hundred meters high canyon. From the esstuary we have 4 km ride to place where legendary movie Winnetou was filmed, but before that we will pass old fortifications "Šibenik" and one which is called "Pržunac" which means small prison because of the legend which you will hear from the captain, after that we will return to the esstuary where we will make a swimming break at the small island in the heart of river Zrmanja. Then we will continue to the city of Novigrad, one of the most beutiful cities in this part of Adriatic coast. Novigrad is old medieval city with rich cultural heritage and very interesting geographical position. In the city we will have a break for sightseeing and coffee. After the break for sightseeing we continue our journey to the restoran Kalada and at end we will make one more stop in the bay for swimming break. If you are lucky enough you will see griffon valtures and dolphins.


Bring a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, refreshing drinks and snack.

Optional: cap, camera, diving mask, fins etc.


320 kn for adults

220 kn for children under 12


  • Ticket for Nature park Velebit (Zrmanja is a part of it)

  • Guide (skipper)

  • Insurance

  • Lunch ( Fish, meat or pizza)

  • The maximum number of participants is 12 per group

  • For less than 4 attendees, the trip price increases for 25%

  • Excursion is free of charge for children under the age of 5


  • 09:00 - Departure from Ribnica

  • 09:00 - 09:30 - Ride across Karin and Novigrad sea to the river Zrmanja

  • 09:30 - 10:10 - Ride thrue Zrmanja Canyon

  • 10:10 - 10:40 - Swimming break at the island in Zrmanja esstuary

  • 10:40 - 11:10 - Ride to the Novigrad city and break for coffee and sightseeing

  • 12:50 - Making one more stop for swimming in the bay in Karin sea canal

  • 13:30 - Lunch in restoran Kalada

  • 14:40 - One more swimming stop

  • 15:30 - Arrival to Ribnica and the end of the excursion

Please note that the program can be changed depending on weather conditions, group abilities etc. For client’s safety we reserve the right to change program without prior notice!

Time specified in the description is approximate and may vary!



Beach Pisak - Kruševo Ribnica

GPS Coordinates: 44°10'08.3"N 15°36'22.6"E