Best Activities for a Family Boat Trip in Zadar
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Feel the wind in your hair and enjoy a comfortable ride through the stunning Zadar archipelago and opt-in for the day filled with the Best activities on a family boat trip. 

Explore the islands with your family and discover breathtaking lagoons, sandy beaches and charming fisherman villages. Take a dip into the crystal clear sea and let the family fun begin!

You can always rely on the competent crew of Zadar archipelago boat tours to take you to the most beautiful and family-friendly locations.

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Enjoy in the best family-friendly boat tour activities

Enjoy the family boat trip on Sakarun 

Spend some quality time with your family and let the sun, sea and sand create memories that will last a lifetime. Watch your children play in the sand on Sakarun beach, while you relax under the shade of pine trees or sip your favourite beverage in the nearby beach bar.

You can get creative and have a beach picnic on gorgeous Sakarun beach. Your crew will provide you with sandwiches, juices and fruit salad, although you can bring your picnic basket and enjoy the next level of beach picnic.

Take a more active role and help your kids build sandcastles, look for shells, craft jewellery or some other beach summer pastime. Play frisbee, beach volleyball, water polo, football, or ask your crew to teach you “Dalmatian unofficial sport” picigin and have a day filled with laughter.

Dip your toes in white sand and enjoy in turquoise sea on 800m long Sakarun beach. Due to its shallow water, this wondrous beach is suitable for all the generations and fitness levels, even non-swimmers and young children can enjoy in the shallows carefree.

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Let your Kids enjoy on 800m Long Sandy Lagoon

TIP: Sakarun is perfect for a recreational game of Picigin!  For this sport, you need shallow water, sand and a small ball. Aside from being an immensely fun activity with lots of splashing and laughing, this game is an excellent family activity suited for all ages.

Discover the underwater world of the Zadar archipelago

Enjoy underwater adventures with your family and discover breathtaking marine life in remote island bays. Snorkel around the sunken ship and Golubinka Sea Cave on Dugi Otok Boat tour, discover sunken sarcophagi on Silba & Olib boat tour, explore the “Olive Island” Ugljan and get amazed by the vivid marine life on the Kornati Islands Boat tour.

Snorkelling adventure with your family members is a great chance to create unforgettable memories and capture unique underwater photos with a GoPro camera.

You will witness various species and get up close with curious schools of fish which will give you a “Little Mermaid” atmosphere on your underwater adventures.

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Discover the Wonders of Underwater World on your family boat trip

Enjoy swimming in the stunning island bays on a family boat trip

Explore breathtaking island bays and private lagoons with your loved ones. Feel the warm sand between your toes and breathe in the fresh, summer-scented air. Jump in the clear turquoise waters and let the summer fun begin! 

What is there not to love about a family boat trip, which incorporates the sand, the sun, and the sea?  Your experienced crew will make sure you enjoy family-friendly boat tour activities, paired with breathtaking locations. You will visit the best lagoons known only to local experts, enjoy unspoiled nature and learn fascinating local fables, and local tips and tricks on a scenic boat ride amongst 200+ islands of dotted Zadar archipelago.

On a private boat tour, you are the boss, you can decide how long you want to stay at the destination, where you want to go. Your local crew will make sure that you get most of it and enjoy unique family-friendly boat tour activities.

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Enjoy on Best Island Spots

Opt-in for family boat trip activities on  the “Adriatic King of Sandy beaches”

If you are looking for a beach that looks like paradise, then your search is over! Clear, calm water, without major crowds, all add up to a perfect choice for a family boat excursion! This lush island is one of the true “King of Adriatic Sandy Beaches”. VIsit Olib island and enjoy the stunning lagoons, far away from brimming summer crowds.

Enjoy one-of-a-kind views while you swim and snorkel around this island paradise. Relax under pine trees and shade while your kids play in the shallow waters of the beach, your youngest will have a blast exploring the shallows and gorgeous coastlines.

As a parent, you only have about 18 summers with your kids before they are off exploring the world on their own; this means you should make every family vacation count. For your future family vacations, is there a better way to create memories than by the Best family-friendly boat tour activities on an exciting day trip filled with stunning islands destinations? We know all the best locations in our lush island region and we will share all the secret spots with you!

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Enjoy to the fullest Olib Island

Enjoy a unique atmosphere on the “Island of the Captains” 

Discover a unique island full of fascinating fables, sandy bays, and gorgeous vegetation. On Silba Island you will get a chance to enjoy in best family boat trip activities such as snorkelling around sunken sarcophagi, playing beach sports on stunning beaches, conquering the tower of love and enjoying an open-air art gallery before a lunch break.

On Silba island you will learn numerous fascinating legends tied to this intriguing place, take a stroll near the houses of the great captains and get a chance to enjoy a unique island atmosphere.

Moreover, you can enjoy the local gastronomy and fresh local food, or grab an ice cream cup after your meal.

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Relax on Silba Island

Explore the “Green Garden” of Zadar – Ugljan  Island

Nearby Islands can often get overlooked for more remote destinations, although they are places of unimaginable beauty and their proximity will give you a chance to see more and do more and enjoy the Best activities on a family boat trip.

On Ugljan Island you will get a chance to enjoy unique family-friendly boat tour activities, and feel the vibrant island atmosphere. 

Visit gorgeous almost private bays, enjoy a refreshing swim, soak up the sun on a boat deck, and learn how to do epic jumps. 

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Explore Preko & Galevac

Visit the Mediterranean village Preko and take a stroll around the place. Preko is filled with content and everyone in your family will find their favourite spot. 

Preko will amaze you with its vivid ambience, and lots of content for the children such as playgrounds, floating aquaparks, pedal boats and much more.

You can visit gorgeous beaches, enjoy local restaurants and beach bars, or visit the smallest inhabited island in the Adriatic with the traditional rowing boat – Island Galevac. On Galevac you can enjoy its lush vegetation, stunning vistas and visit the Franciscan monastery in the middle of the islet.

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Family boat trip in Zadar will amaze the youngest

Why choose  Zadar Archipelago?

If you are visiting Croatia with your family during the summer, be sure to check out the best family-orientated locations with the help of Zadar Archipelago boat excursions. Enjoy the pristine sandy beaches where your children can play, happily and safely, while you relax on the beach or help them have a fun time by playing beach games or exploring the coastline. 

Contact us for the Best activities for a family boat trip and adventures on stunning islands around the Zadar archipelago. Explore private bays and snorkel in the turquoise water. Enjoy beach fun with your kids and create unique family memories on your vacation.