Mreznica River Rafting-Kanu safari!



Opatija accommodation
 

Mreznica river

This river is known for its waterfalls, separated by stretches of calm water. The upper river is good for canyoning. Very good for first timers. The river Mreznica is one of Karlovac's four rivers. Although it is much shorter (64 km) than Dobra, Korana and Kupa, there are 93 travertine waterfalls, which in some places make little lakes.

Active sports (sports possibilities): rafting, mountain biking, fly fishing

Rafting 

from 25 € per person
Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. There is a 30 minutes drive from the meeting point to the starting place.
Departures in:
MODERATE
MAX-GROUP
FAMILY
TIME : 2 - 3 hours | distance : 15 km
locatin : Mreznica / Duga Resa / CROATIA

route 1 - MREZNICA "TURIST"

Description of your rafting experience:

When the water level is high the river will be category III and category II when it is low. You have the opportunity to enjoy the untouched parts of nature. The route is 15 km long, you pass 12 plaster stone barriers, and the trip lasts from 2 -3 hours and if the water level is low up to 5 hours. Transfer during the trip and a skipper in every boat are included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 4 - 48

Min. and max. age: from 7 to 60 years old

Necessary equipment:

Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: boats – special „Colorado boats“ made for 6-8 people and for water category up to IV, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), anorak jackets, waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price

March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 170,00 Kn / 25 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 190,00 Kn / 27 €

 

route 2 - MREZNICA "TURIST 2"

Description of your rafting experience:

Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. The starting place is 200 meters on foot from the meeting point. When the water level is high the river will be category III and category II when it is low. You have the opportunity to enjoy the untouched parts of nature. The route is 15 km long, you pass 12 plaster stone barriers, and the trip lasts from 2 -3 hours and if the water level is low up to 5 hours. Transfer during the trip and a skipper in every boat are included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 4 - 48

Min. and max. age: from 7 to 60 years old

Necessary equipment:

Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: boats – special „Colorado boats“ made for 6-8 people and for water category up to IV, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), anorak jackets, waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price
March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 170,00 Kn / 25 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 190,00 Kn / 27 €

route 3 - MREZNICA "HARD"

Description of your rafting experience:

Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. The starting place is 1,5 hours drive from the meeting point. When the water level is high the river will be category III and IV or category II and III when it is low. You have the opportunity to enjoy the untouched parts of nature. The route is 22 km long, you pass 25 plaster stone barriers and the trip lasts from 5-6 hours and up to 7 hours if the water level is low and in summer when there are more frequent breaks for swimming and rest. Transfer during the trip and a skipper in every boat are included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 12 - 48

Necessary equipment:

Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: boats – special „Colorado boats“ made for 6-8 people and for water category up to IV, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), anorak jackets, waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price
March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 190,00 Kn / 27 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 210,00 Kn / 30 €

 

route 4 - MREZNICA "HARD 2"

Description of your rafting experience:

Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. The drive to the starting place takes 1 hour and 15 minutes. When the water level is high the river will be category III and IV or category II and III when it is low. You have the opportunity to enjoy the untouched parts of nature. The route is 30 km long, you pass 35 plaster stone barriers and the trip lasts from 6-7 hours and up to 9 hours if the water level is low and in summer when there are more frequent breaks for swimming and rest. Transfer during the trip and a skipper in every boat are included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 12 - 48

Necessary equipment:

Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: boats – special „Colorado boats“ made for 6-8 people and for water category up to IV, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), anorak jackets, waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price

March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 195,00 Kn / 28 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 220,00 Kn / 31 €


 

Canoe safari

from 22 € per person
Meeting point is in Barilici, a village some 20km from Karlovac in the direction of the National park Plitvička jezera. Barilici are only a bit more than two hours away from Opatija. The safari route is about 20 km long and you will be passing through partially inhabited area.
Departures in:
DEMANDING
MAX-GROUP
FAMILY
TIME : 4 - 6 hours | distance : 20 km
locatin : Mreznica / Duga Resa / CROATIA

route 1 - MREZNICA "TURIST"

Description of your safari experience:

Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. The drive to the starting point takes about 30 minutes. The safari takes place on a river with category I and II and it is a great way to relax and enjoy the beauties of nature. The route is about 15 km long and on the way you will discover dozen plaster stone barriers some of which you will be able to conquer under supervision of your guide. The descend will last from 3 to 6 hours depending on the water level and breaks for rest and swimming. Transfer during the trip and a skipper included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 4 - 50

Min. and max. age: no age limit

Necessary equipment:

Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: canoes, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price

March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 150,00 Kn / 22 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 170,00 Kn / 25 €


 

route 2 - MREZNICA "HARD"

Description of your safari experience:

Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. The drive to the starting point takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes. The safari takes place on a river with category I and II through an uninhabited area and it is a great way to relax and enjoy the beauties of nature. Take out your camera and don’t miss out on beauty that can only be seen from the boat. The route is about 22 km long and on the way you will discover 25 plaster stone barriers some of which you will be able to conquer under supervision of your guide. The descend will last from 6 to 7 hours depending on the water level and breaks for rest and swimming. Transfer during the trip and a skipper included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 12 - 48

Min. and max. age: no age limit

Necessary equipment:

 Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: canoes, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price

March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 170,00 Kn / 25 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 190,00 Kn / 27 €



route 3 - MREZNICA "HARD 2"

Description of your safari experience:

Meeting point is in Duga Resa, a small town 8 km from Karlovac in direction to the National park Plitvice. Duga Resa is only 2 hours drive from Opatija. The drive to the starting point takes about 1 hour and 15 minutes. The safari takes place on a river with category I and II through an uninhabited area and it is a great way to relax and enjoy the beauties of nature. Take out your camera and don’t miss out on beauty that can only be seen from the boat. The route is about 30 km long and on the way you will discover 35 plaster stone barriers some of which you will be able to conquer under supervision of your guide. The descend will last from 6 to 7 hours depending on the water level and breaks for rest and swimming. Transfer during the trip and a skipper included in the price. Special gift for the group is a CD with photos as a souvenir of the trip.

Min. and max. number of people: 12 - 48

Min. and max. age: no age limit

Necessary equipment:

Bring an extra T-shirt, bathing suit, towel and a pair of extra footwear. All other necessary equipment will be ensured: canoes, paddles, neoprene wet suits (if necessary), waistcoats, helmets-obligatory and waterproof barrels for your things.

Price

March 1st – May 1st  and August 10th  - 25th - 175,00 Kn / 26 €
May 1st – August 10th and August 25th – November 1st - 200,00 Kn / 29 €


 

Mreznica river information – all you need to know

In only 5 km, there are 26 interesting travertine waterfalls. SuSnjar, with its 13 m is the highest waterfall on Mreznica. The fall surrounded a tiny, but deep lake between two cascades. On every side of the fall, blending into the landscape is one mill. Downstream from Susnjar, there are several smaller waterfalls. The ferry is used every day to reach the railroad station in Gornji Zvecaj. Also an interesting traffic object is a pontoon bridge, downstream from Puskarica fall.

Category:

Easy/moderate

 

 

Season:

From March to October

 

 

How to get there:





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