Come join us on special mountain treks high above the Adriatic, with views usually experienced only by the best mountaineers! A via ferrata (iron way) route is an exposed alpine mountain trek which has been prepared with safety steel wire rope, eyebolts and iron steps. It makes difficult rock faces safely scalable by those without climbing experience. If you are in relatively good physical shape, with fine motor skills and a head for heights, you are all set to conquer a via ferrata trail.
Via ferrata Perunika
Via ferrata Perunika is positioned on rocky south side of the Perun hill just 15min drive from Split city center. Via ferrata is 300m long and it is covering 140m height attitude. This via ferrata gives you great combination of hiking, climbing and enjoing in great views on City of Split, adriatic sea and islands. Via ferrata is fully equiped with steel wire ropes and iron steps in steep and vertical places which makes your climb safer and easyer. Via ferrata includes exposed vertical parts and few vertical jumps up to 12m height equiped with iron steps.
After a pick from Split city center meeting point we have a short 15min drive to Podstrana where we start our hike to via ferrata route. Your mountain guides will do safety talk and briefing and help you get into the climbing equipment. To Via ferrata start we have some 30mins hike on steep mountain trail passing betwen olive tree yards and later green oak forest. Coming to the bottom of big perun cliff face guides will do safety briefing and training how to use via ferrata equipment and you are ready to set of in this great adventure. As you are passing ferrata you are coming to exposed places with great views, vertical jumps and climbs. Via ferrata is finishing on the top of the hill near the old army bunker from the second world war. After the break we continue our hike to near peak (441m) with the small church of St. Jure dating from 14. century. After a short break enyoing the view that sourrand us we use other mountain trail to get back to our start point of the tour where the van vait us to drive back to Split happily tired from this great adventure.
Activity duration: 3-4 hours
Transfer duration: 15min each way
Price with transfer: 400kn
Price includes: Professional mountain guide, helmet, harness, via ferrata set, glovess
Minimum of participans: 2
Age limit: 14yr
Max. Weight: 125kg
Via ferrata length: 300m
Via ferrata altitude: 140m
Total altitude we are passing: 370m
Fitness level: (1-5) 3+
Wear good sport or hike shoes
Wear comfy sport/hike clothes according to weather
Bring snack and water
Bring camera to catch moments
Use of alcohol or drugs before or during the tour is strictly forbidden
No previous climbing experience is needed