Explore the Velebit Nature Park on four wheels with this quad biking adventure from Otočac.
Croatia’s proudest conservation project, Velebit Nature Park is a UNESCO protected World Biosphere Reserve. Explore its unique flora and fauna on this scenic quad safari in the heart of the Gacka Valley – discovering natural phenomenon and cultural legacy as you ride.
Otočac is situated in the Gacka Valley as part of the Velebit Nature Park that spans 2,000 km2 in area, it is by far the largest protected area in the country. You can reach the UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve from Rijeka and Zadar (1h30mins).
Meet your guide at the activity centre in Otočac for this quad safari in the Gacka Valley. A scenic tour suited to nature lovers and petrol heads alike, start with a short safety briefing and practise circuit before you head out on a 45km tour of the hidden treasures of Gacka. A 3-hour excursion, your local guide will be on hand to help you navigate the off-road terrain and learn more about the history of Croatia’s only Biosphere Reserve. Discovering more about the natural heritage and cultural legacy of the region, visit important landmarks like Vrila Gacka, Holy Mist Sanctuary, Air Museum, the sanctuary of Mithras, the Majerov peak, theBlack Lake and the tunnel below Velebit. Return back to the base where your adventure will end.
This activity is suited to anyone over 16 years old that holds a full European driving licence (B1). Passengers are also welcome as both one seater and two seaters Linhai Yamaha 300 4×4 quads are available.
Please note: This activity operates with a four-person minimum per tour.