Big river Journey Mura-Drava-Danube
Experience the confluence of 3 mighty rivers by paddling!
Explore the Amazon of Europe from water perspective paddling in a canoe or kayak. You will discover the area of 3 mighty rivers and 3 historic cultures – Germanic, Slavic and Hunnic, which shaped not only the area of the Amazon of Europe, the first UNESCO 5-Country Biosphere Reserve Mura-Drava-Danube, but also had a profound influence on Europe as we know it today.
River journey will take you through 4 out of 5 countries which form the UNESCO 5-Country Biosphere Reserve Mura-Drava-Danube. In 8 days, you will experience the nature of the Drava River like you have never seen it before. The flow of Drava River is suitable for paddling beginners and will reward you with nice flow and beautiful meanders. Starting at the confluence of Mura-Drava in Legrad, you will be paddling on the borders between Croatia and Hungary, and finishing at the mighty Drava-Danube confluence and world-famous Nature Park Kopački Rit. Along the way, you will meet the amazingly hospitable locals who will share with you their cultural and natural uniqueness. You will immerse yourself by paddling in the most spectacular sections of a magical and yet so little-known destination Amazon of Europe.