Croatia & Montenegro expeditions

Croatia & Montenegro at a glance

Population: Croatia – 4.5 million; Montenegro – 650,000

Terrain: Mountains, coast, rivers

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Ideas for your students' expedition to Croatia & Montenegro

Here is just a flavour of the amazing things your students can do on an expedition to Croatia & Montenegro.

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Destination and itinerary planning.

Fundraising ideas and events.

Budgeting and money management.

Preparation, fitness and nutrition.

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Expedition phases

Your students choose activities from any of the following phases:


Dom Paklenica National Park

3 days

Trek to the Dom Paklenica hut in the heart of the national park and use it as your base for exploring more of what the area has to offer.

3 days

Rest & Relaxation

Paddle on the Adriatic Sea

Take to the water on two-man kayaks as you explore the Croatian coastline.


Pitch up

Pitch your tent, set up camping stoves and cook your first meal in Croatia.

Rest & Relaxation

Raft down the Tara River. Please be aware, all white water rafting has been suspended until further notice. 

In-Country Agent

Raftrek Adventure Travel
Davor Kos is the Managing Director of Raftrek, the World Challenge agents since 2004. Raftrek provides water-based activities and logistics for teams on Croatia and Croatia & Montenegro itineraries.


Languages spoken: Croatian, Serbian, Montenegrin 

Time zone: GMT +2 

Interesting fact: Montenegro means 'Black Mountain'


Durmitor National Park

4 - 5 days

Navigate your way as you explore the Durmitor National Park.

4 - 5 days

Trek to lakes, through valleys and to vantage points for stunning views.

Rest & Relaxation

Canoe the rivers of Croatia

Paddle down one of Croatia's clear rivers for two days, wild camping along the way.

Rest & Relaxation

Get the taste for adventure: Kayaking, rafting, hiking and camping

Rest & Relaxation

Visit Dubrovnik.

Rest & Relaxation

Raft down the Tara River

All white water rafting has been suspended until further notice. 

I have never seen water so bright blue as in the Tara River in Montenegro. It's like someone has poured food colouring into it!
James, our Croatia & Montenegro Expedition Planning Manager

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expedition for your students

Mountains, coast, rivers