14 days in Croatia Itinerary

14 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Start: Boston
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Zagreb
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h 30 min
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Zadar
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Split
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
5
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
Ferry:  4 h
6
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: Boston

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
You've added Museum of Broken Relationships, St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), Zagreb Zoo, and other attractions to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: get to know the resident critters at Maksimir, thenget to know the resident critters at Zagreb Zoo, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Ban Josip Jelačić Square, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Zagreb 360.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Zagreb trip itinerary app.

Boston, USA to Zagreb is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Boston in July since evenings lows in Zagreb dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for the bus ride to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites
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Zagreb Zoo ©
Zagreb Zoo
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

1
night
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Plitvice Lakes National Park. On the 28th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Plitvice Lakes National Park road trip planning tool.

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature Parks
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park

2
nights
Zadar

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
On the 28th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Church of St. Donat and then pause for some serene contemplation at Zadar Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Zadar trip maker app.

Take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 63°F. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Mon) before leaving for Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje) ©
Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje)
Church of St. Donat ©
Church of St. Donat
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Adventure Omis as well as Zipline. Your inner history buff will appreciate Palazzo di Diocleziano and Historic City of Trogir. There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Old Split.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Split trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Zadar to Split in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Zadar in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Split, with lows of 72°F. You'll set off for Hvar on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Omis, Historic City of Trogir
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Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Old Split ©
Old Split

2
nights
Hvar, Hvar Island

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): add some fun to your beach time Ilirio's Hvar Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hvar trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. August in Hvar sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 72°F at night. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Adventure Wildlife Transportation
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Ilirio's Hvar Tours ©
Ilirio's Hvar Tours
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci

3
nights
Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Dubrovnik City Walls and Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at Clara Stones and Tedi. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Lokrum Island, stop by Medusa Gift and Art Shop, make a trip to Stradun, and steep yourself in history at Fort Lovrijenac.

To find reviews and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik trip itinerary maker app.

Ride a ferry from Hvar to Dubrovnik in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 70°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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