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Family Holiday to Amadria Resort (Šibenik) & Makarska


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    You’ll find everything you could possibly need for your family to enjoy within the Amadria resort, including accommodation, swimming pools, private beaches, sport and leisure facilities, a waterpark, bars and restaurants, shops, a sailing boat and more!

    The resort is also home to the brand new Dalmatian Ethno Village, where you can learn about the area’s local people through the centuries.

    You’ll get to see traditional cooking methods, a 100-year-old watermill, craft fairs, weaving workshops, and an original olive press.

    We will then transfer you to a hotel in the town of Makarska, at the heart of the Croatian Riviera.

    You’ll find plenty of relaxing beaches, lively bars and restaurants, and leisure activities for all the family to enjoy.

    One of our favourite places in Makarska is Park Osejavu which has plenty of trails and scenic picnic spots.

    Also included is a trip to Krka National Park, which has lakes and waterfalls, some even larger than the famous ones at Plitvice.

    We have a list of additional tours and trips, which have been chosen with families in mind.

    Create a bespoke holiday choosing activities to suit your own family’s interests and age groups.




    7 nights/8 days

    Departure Months

    April | May | June | July | August | September | October

    Price Includes

    • 5 nights accommodation in Amadria resort (formerly Solaris) near Šibenik
    • 5 nights accommodation in Makarska
    • Private transfers to and from Split airport
    • Private transfers between resorts
    • Day trip to Krka National Park, with private transfers included


    • Travel pack delivery to your home address
    • 24/7 customer service
    • Krka National Park
    • Park Osejavu
    • Šibenik Old Town
    • Šibenik Fortress

    Family Holiday to Amadria Resort (Šibenik) & Makarska Itinerary

    Day 1Arrival

    Our driver will collect you from Split airport and transfer you to the Amadria resort (formerly Solaris) near Šibenik, where you will have the rest of the day free to spend as you please.

    Day 2Šibenik Tour & additional activities

    After breakfast, we will collect you from the resort and drive you to Šibenik, where you have a choice of activities, depending on the age and interests of your family.

    For adults and older children, we can provide a guided tour of Šibenik.

    We can also take you to the aquarium/terrarium and the raptor centre (birds of prey) where the whole family will enjoy watching the wildlife on display.

    Day 3Krka National Park

    After breakfast, we will take you on a day-trip to Krka National Park, home to seven magnificent waterfalls, as well as lakes, walking and cycling trails and some medieval sites. An unforgettable trip for all ages to enjoy.

    Day 4Additional tour to Murter / Kornati Islands

    You can choose to spend the day relaxing in the Amadria resort, or if you want to see a different side to Croatia, you’ll enjoy this additional day trip to Murter and/or Kornati Islands.

    Murter Island is easy to reach and is unspoiled by tourism.

    The area is known for olive oil production as well as some of Croatia’s most beautiful beaches.

    The Slanica beach in the town of Murter has both sandy and rocky parts, with watersport facilities, restaurants and beach bars.

    From Murter, you can choose to take the short trip over to the Kornati Islands, another of Croatia’s protected National Parks.

    The islands are considered to be some of the most beautiful in Europe, with a total of 89 islands, islets and reefs.

    Kornati is also home to groups of bottlenose dolphins and loggerhead sea turtles, so be sure to bring your snorkel!

    Day 5Optional Day trip to Zadar

    Another day to spend as you like in the resort, or we would be happy to arrange an additional tour to Zadar, a lively and cosmopolitan town where the old meets the new.

    On a walking tour of the town, you will see ancient Roman ruins, Venetian walls and a modern Sea Organ which plays music using the force of the waves.

    Day 6Transfer to Makarska

    After breakfast, we will collect you from the resort and transfer you to your hotel in Makarska, at the heart of Croatia’s Riviera (approx 90 minutes).

    The rest of the day is free to spend as you like.

    Day 7Makarska Tour and additional activities

    You can spend the day as you please in Makarska or, if you prefer, we can arrange a guided tour of the town, plus some additional activities depending on your family’s preference.

    Choose from archery, tennis, kayaking, parasailing, cycling, a visit to the shell museum or observatory.

    Day 8Additional activities

    Free time to spend as you like in Makarska, or choose to add one of the additional activities from the list below.

    Take a trip to the historic city of Omiš before setting sail up the magnificent Cetina Canyon, on a relaxing tour taking in stunning mountains and landscapes.

    Day 9Additional activities

    Free time to spend as you like in Makarska, or choose to add one of the additional activities from the list below.

    We can take you on a boat trip to your choice of Hvar town on the island of Hvar, or the town of Bol on the island of Brač.

    Day 10Additional activities

    Free time to spend as you like in Makarska, or choose to add one of the additional activities from the list below.

    Enjoy a day exploring the Biokovo Nature Park, located in the mountains above Makarska. With stunning views across the Adriatic sea and islands, as well as trails, wildlife and activities.

    Day 11Travel home

    Our driver will transfer you from your hotel in Makarska to Split airport for your onward journey.

    Why not add on an additional day or two in Split, to explore the historic attractions of this beautiful city?

    Want to add something to your holiday?
    (let us know when enquiring)
    • Šibenik additional activities, including a guided tour, aquarium/terrarium, and Sokolarski Raptor Centre
    • Day trip to Zadar, with private transfers and guided tour
    • Day trip to Murter and/or Kornati Islands National Park
    • Makarska additional activities, including guided tour and a choice of sports/excursions.
    • Day trip to Hvar or Brač Islands
    • Day trip to Biokovo Nature Park
    • Omiš and Cetina Canyon Day trip
    • Additional night(s) in Split with a guided tour
    FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

    What is the food like in Croatia?

    Breakfast varies, although it mostly includes fried or scrambled eggs, a selection of salami, sausages and cheese with bread, rolls or toast and different types of cereal.

    Lunch is the main meal in Croatia – it usually starts with soup, which is followed by a cooked meal.

    Croatian food is heavily influenced by Austrian and Italian cuisines.

    In Dalmatia, seafood, risottos, and pasta are very popular.

    In continental parts, you should try schnitzel, roast meat dishes, roast potatoes, different types of pies etc.

    If you prefer a lighter lunch, many restaurants offer different salads, soups, sandwiches etc.

    What are the beaches like in Croatia?

    Beaches in Croatia are mostly pebbly, some are rocky and there are several sandy beaches, although rare.

    If you’re traveling with small children, it might be a good idea to get the beach shoes for them.

    These can be purchased at shops and stands situated by or at beaches in Croatia.

    What is the currency in Croatia?

    Since January 2023, the Euro has been adopted as the official currency in Croatia. As of July 2023, 1 Croatian Euro is valued at approximately 0.86 Pound sterling.

    Is Croatia a member of the European Union?

    Yes, Croatia entered the European Union in 2013.

    Can my travel agent book restaurants for me while I'm on holiday?

    Yes. Your travel agent will provide his/her mobile phone number, so you can reach them quickly.

    Should you need any assistance before or during the holiday, let them know and they will help as soon as possible.

    Give your agent a day’s notice and he/she will book a table at a requested restaurant for you or suggest best restaurants in the area.

    Can I add extra activities to my itinerary after I've paid the deposit?

    Yes. Any additional cost will be added to your remaining balance invoice, which is due 60 days prior to your departure.

    What if I need assistance while in Croatia or have further questions?

    Your agent will share their personal mobile phone number with you; you’re welcome to contact them anytime (we recommend Whatsapp to save money!) should you have any questions or need assistance.

    All our agents are native Croatians with rich knowledge of their country and the region.


    A minimum deposit of 20% is due at the time of booking and the remaining balance is due 60 days before your departure date.

    Please note that the deposit and balance due date may vary depending on the nature of the booking.

    Payment Methods

    We accept payment from all major credit/debit cards.

    You can pay via an online payment link which will be sent to you upon request or via bank transfer.

    Is it possible to pay the total price of my holiday in instalments?

    Yes, just let your agent know that you’d like to pay in instalments. The full amount needs to be paid 60 days prior to your departure.

    What happens after I've paid the deposit?

    We’ll email the confirmation pack to you.

    Three weeks before departure, we’ll send you a pack containing all your travel documents (service vouchers).

    The pack will normally be sent to your home address.

    Alternatively, we can arrange the delivery to another address or to your hotel in Europe (applicable for clients travelling from other continents).

    Cancellation Policy

    Please see our Terms & Conditions for our cancellation policy.

    City Tax

    Since 2007 the Croatian government has levied a tourist tax or otherwise known as a Sojourn tax.

    This is a tax imposed on all visitors and is common amongst virtually all the European countries.

    The tax is paid to the various tourist boards and used to maintain their tourist facilities.

    The amount levied ranges from 10kn to 20kn per person, per day depending on which town/city you are staying in and the season you arrive in.

    The tourist tax is calculated by the hotel and added to your final hotel bill when you check out.

    Health Insurance & Travel Documents

    Please note it is your responsibility to make sure your travel documents are valid.

    If you require a Visa to visit Croatia, please make sure to obtain it on time.

    For more information, please see our Useful Links.

    We also suggest that you purchase travel health insurance before your trip to Croatia.

    You can read our full terms and conditions here.

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