Get away from city hustle and spend a day exploring untouched nature of Velebit mountain and Zrmanja canyon.
Departure from Zadar towards Velebit mountain and ride by macadam road “Majstorska cesta” built in 1832. Arrival at "Tulove Grede", Velebit's most attractive mountain peak. Then begins one hour and 20 minutes long climb towards the top of the peak. When we reach top, you will have 30 minutes long pause to rest and enjoy in breathtaking panorama. After this short pause, we will start 40-minutes descend towards foothills of the Tulove grede peak. There, new adventure begins. Easy downhill bike ride till first stop – one of the most beautiful viewpoints and small chapel built to honor Damir T. Gavran, hero of the Croatian homeland war. Shortly after we will stop near the rock that goes over the road. Here guide will explain techniques of stone breaking and the construction of the “Majstorska cesta” road. Ride continues till small church of St Francis. Next stop is at the birth house of Luka Modrić, World and Europe's best footballer in 2018 and one of the best players of famous Real Madrid. Cycling continues through asphalted road till magnificent viewpoint of river Zrmanja Canyon and a filming location of famous Winnetou movies. Here ends our cycling adventure and we return to Zadar.