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Paklenica national park

Paklenica National Park, Croatia, Guided Hiking Tour

Come and enjoy some spectacular view points of the Paklenica National Park in Croatia on this hiking tour with Danijela, a UIMLA Mountain Leader and CMGA guide.


Private and Group


+1 Day


Apr - Oct






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  • Explore the beautiful Paklenica national park in Croatia.
  • Stand high above the park and bask in the amazing viewpoints.
  • Taste some local brandy in a 100 year old mountain hut.


On this incredibly popular hiking tour, I would like to guide you through the Paklenica national park in Croatia.

The Paklenica national park is a sprawling area full of natural beauty and wonder. Full of lush green, canyons and more, it is a great place to spend a day and a great place to escape any stresses you may want to leave behind.

From the park entrance, we will begin our trek that will last approximately 8 hours including breaks and lunch at the hut. From forests to ridges, you will get to enjoy fantastic viewpoints of the park. And because we will be hiking at an altitude of approximately 850 meters, you will get to admire the Paklenica national park from a number of fantastic vantage points.

A couple of great highlights that we will visit during this trip include a 100 year old mountain hut, where you can enjoy some local food and brandy tasting. And if you're really hungry, you can have some peka, which is a delectable barbecue dish. We will also visit an area full of houses built into the rocks called Sklopina.

This is a moderate level trip. We will be trekking on rocky terrain along with the tourist trail. As a result, participants on this trip should have some previous hiking experience. You should also be in good physical condition.

Trekking through the Paklenica national park is a memorable experience. And to enjoy that experience all you have to do is send me a request. The views you will get during this trip are incredible, so be sure to bring your camera! 

I also lead a shorter, easier version of this trek that will take you through the Velika Paklenica canyon.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

This price is for a private tour.

If you would like to join a group guided tour, the price is 28 Euros per person, for groups from 5 to 40 people.

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48-hour free cancellation with 30-day advance booking


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Participants should bring the following items with them on this hike: 30 liter backpack,, mountaineering boots or sneakers, sun hat, sun cream, sun lipstick, sun glasses, dry clothes to change, sticks - telescopic poles (not obligatory), wind jacket , umbrella (optional) or raincoat, flask – water bottle 1,5 -2 liter, snacks (sweet and salt), personal medical supplies if you use any, and personal documents.

How to get to the Paklenica National Park

Address: Paklenicka ulica, 23244 Starigrad - Paklenica (easy to find with Google Maps)

Types of transport:

  1. By bus
  2. By car
  3. By taxi
  4. By organized private transfer

Nearest airport: Zadar Airport Nearest city: Zadar (45km)

  • Please let me know which transport you are using in order to determine start time of the activity.

Meeting point

The Paklenica national park entrance number #1.


What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Villa Irene Rakovica Croatia
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Villa Knezevic Rakovica Croatia
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Hotel Plitvice Seliste Dreznicko Croatia
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About the guide: Danijela

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Mountain Leader

I was born in Zadar, but I grew up at the base of Velebit, the greatest Croatian mountain, and this shaped the rest of my life. Living in the nature gave me everything I dreamed of. In the same place I had mountains, river and the sea.
I am CMGA certified (Croatian Mountain Guide Association) and UIMLA guide (2013).
I love to explore new destinations, sharing them with nature lovers. And there's more than just the adventure. Indeed, I will take you to discover the locations learning the local people way of living and trying the traditional local food.
In the end, my goal is for you to take home the best memories of this experience!


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What people are saying about this trip



Конечно погулять по тропам Национального парка и не получить удовольствие ну просто не возможно. Эти красоты и ощущения уединения плюс соединение с природой Вас поразят.



Hicimos un viaje de senderismo de tres días en Paklenica / Velebit mountains: nos encantaron las montañas, las vistas y la gente amable. Danileja y Ferdo fueron guías maravillosos y capaces que conocen muy bien las montañas y nos sentimos muy seguros con ellos. Tuvimos una pequeña cabaña en las montañas durante dos noches y disfrutamos de la paz y la naturaleza al máximo. Se ocuparon de todo lo que necesitábamos y hicieron que nuestros días fueran muy especiales.

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