Mountains of Croatia:


The Hrvatski planinarski savez (Croatian Mountaineering Association) has created the "Hrvatske planinarske obilaznice", a list of 143 "attractive" mountain tops covering 20 regions. A list of the best of Croatian mountains summits to visit if you like. A passbook is available from the HPS in which one collects stamps as evidence of an ascent. Bronze, silver, and gold awards are available on completion. The virtual tours cover a number of these peaks and are organised here by region.

Hrvatske planinarske obilaznice passbook
The Hrvatske planinarske obilaznice passbook.


8 & 9 - Gorski Kotar:



Hikers on the summit of Risnjak, Gorski Kotar, Croatian Mountains
Hikers on the summit of Risnjak (1528m), Gorski Kotar, The Best of the Croatian Mountains.

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These tours currently include some of the best routes and peaks that Gorski Kotar have to offer; Tuhobić 1109m (HPO 8.14), Risnjak 1528 (HPO 9.6), Snježnik 1505m (HPO 9.7), Crni Vrh 1335m (HPO 9.9), Fratar 1353m (HPO 9.10), Obruč 1376m (HPO 9.11), and Kamenjak 837m (HPO 9.12).

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10 - Istria:



Hiker descending from Žbevnica (1014m) with the Ćićarija laid out ahead, Istria, Croatian Mountains
Hiker descending from Žbevnica (1014m) with the Ćićarija laid out ahead and Učka beyond. Istria, Croatia.

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These tour currently includes Županj Vrh 1138m (HPO 10.3), Veliki Planik 1272m (HPO 10.4), Knezgrad 612m (HPO 10.5), Vojak 1396m (HPO 10.6), and Sisol 835m (HPO 10.7) on the Ćićarija and Učka massif.

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15 - The Adriatic Islands (North):



Hikers descending from Obsova, Krk Island, Croatian Mountains
Hikers descending from Obsova (569m), Krk Island, Croatia.

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Of significantly lower altitude, these tours can be great for the family. But be considerate of high summer temperatures and some very rough ground. The tours currently include Obzova 569m (HPO 15.1) on Krk Island, Sis 639m (HPO 15.2) on Cres, and Sv. Mikula 557m (HPO 15.3) on Lošinj.

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16 - The Adriatic Islands (South):



View from the public summit of Hum, Vis Island, Croatian Mountains
View from the public summit of Hum, Vis Island (587m), Croatia.

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These tour currently includes Sveti Duh, Hum 587m (HPO 16.7) on Vis.

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17 - Dalmatian Hinterland:



View on ascending Dinara, Dalmatian Hinterland, Croatian Mountains
View of the karst landscape on ascending Dinara (1831m), Dalmatian Hinterland, Croatia

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This tour is focused Croatia's highest mountain, Dinara 1831m (HPO 17.1).

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