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 Omiš
Via ferrata Omiš is positioned above the old core of Omiš city 45min drive from the Split city center. Via ferrata is 400m long and it covers 250m height attitude. This via ferrata is passing allong the limestone ridge and takes us to Fortica fort (310m). From via ferrata you have great view on Omiš city, adriatic sea and Cetina river canyon. Via ferrata is full equiped with steel wire safety rope and iron steps to provide safer and easier climb. After a pick from Split city center meeting point we have about 45min drive to City of Omiš where we start short 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 10mins hike on steep mountain trail that leads us by the small chapell.
At this point your 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 narrow ridge where the stunning views sourrands you, on left side cetina river canyon and on right side city of Omis, Cetina river delta and Adriatic sea. Via ferrata is finishing at the top of the ridge and we are visiting old fort Fortica (310m) from 13. century. After a short break we continue our hike down on the south slopes of hill down to the Omiš city center where our van await us and we drive back to Split.
Activity duration: 3-4 hours
Transfer duration: 45min each way
Price with transfer: 500kn
Price includes: Professional mountain guide, helmet, harness, via ferrata set, glovess
Minimum of participans: 2
Age limit: 14yr
Max. Weight: 125kg
Via ferrata length: 400m
Via ferrata altitude: 250m
Total altitude we are passing: 310m
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