FAQ: RIVER TUBING
- What is river tubing?
River tubing is a fun activity that consists of sliding down the river in rubber tubes (donuts).
- What is the water level on the tour?
Water is calm and intersected with small rapids. Average temperature is 15-16°C and water runs 8 m3/s.
- Is there a weight, height or age limit?
110kg is a maximum weight and age limit is min 10y because sometimes smaller children can’t reach water from tubes with their hands.
- Do I need to be physically fit to go tubing?
A minimum level of fitness is required.
- Do I have to be able to swim?
Yes, you should know how to swim.
- Which equipment is provided?
River tubes, neoprene pants, life-vests, neoprene boots and helmets are provided.
- Do you have restrooms and changing rooms?
There are no changing rooms or restrooms on the tour.
- Can I get out of the river during the trip?
Yes, we can make breaks on 2 places along the tour/river.
- Can I bring a camera?
Yes you can. We will provide helmets with GoPro front mount (limite din number).
If you are taking camera or video camera, Adventure Dalmatia holds no responsability for these. Make sure you keep it well zipped in a plastic or waterproof bag. Disposable waterproof cameras are also a fun option.
Adventure Dalmatia will not take responsibility for any lost items or valuables.
- Can I take alcohol?
Alcohol before or during tour is strictly forbidden. Activity must be taken seriously and demands concentration and ability to react.
- What should I bring with me?
You should bring swimming suites, towels, dry underwear to change after the tour, beach towel.
- Will I get wet?
You will get wet on river tubing tour.
- Are meals included?
Meals are not included.
- What happens if it rains?
In case of a rainfall, river tubing tour is usually not cancelled unless extremely bad weather conditions.
- What happens in case of a sudden thunderstorm?
In case of a sudden thunderstorm and before beginning of the tour, Adventure Dalmatia holds right to cancel or reschedule the tour.
We hold the right to cancel the tour 1 or 2 days before the tour depending on weather conditions.
If the tour has been paid and then cancelled because of weather conditions, refund is 100% of the price.
- What happens if river water level arises more than regular?
In case of dam works on the river or hydroplant works it is possible that water level increases and river tubing tours will not be operating. If the tour is paid and cancelled for these reasons, refund is 100% of the price.
- Who else will be on the tour? Can I book as an individual?
Other individuals or groups who made a reservation for the same day as you did. On average we send 10 people on one guide.
You can book as in individual and we will join you to one of the groups if possible.
- How do we get to the river?
We offer organized transfer in both directions. This transfer leaves every day at a certain hour. During high season both morning and afternon departures are organized.
Duration of transfer is 55min in one direction.
If you have your own transfer, parking place is secured at the start point. Transfer between your car and finish is free of charge.
- How and when should I make a reservation?
You can request a reservation online or over the phone. Start at our Reservations page and fill in the form. Our staff will reply as soon as possible.
Certain days during the season sell out quickly, so we encourage contacting our office to check for availability. While reservations are required in advance to participate on the tour, last-minute reservations are welcome a day or two prior.
- Can I reserve a private tour?
Yes, you can. You can go to our Reservations form and among other details emphasize you want a private tour.
The price of this tour depends on the period of the year, transfer and number of people.
- What is the price of the tour and how do I pay?
Pricing can be found on our web page under trip details. Special prices are given for group trips, multiple trips with our agency and youth groups.
Payment is after the tour in local money (Croatian Kuna HRK) or EUR (€). There are no ATMs once you get to the start point so make sure you have enough cash with you.
- Does the price include insurance?
Persuant to the Law on Providing services in Tourism, Article 56, paragraph 3, Adventure Dalmatia is responsible to provide insurance for clients.