15 days in Croatian Islands, Zagreb & Trieste Itinerary

15 days in Croatian Islands, Zagreb & Trieste Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hvar, Croatia
— 3 nights
2
Vis, Croatia
— 1 night
3
Bol, Croatia
— 3 nights
4
Zagreb, Croatia
— 3 nights
5
Trieste, Italy
— 4 nights

3
nights
Hvar, Croatia

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.
Hvar is known for adventure, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Spanjola, get outside with Outdoor Activities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Monastery, and step off the mainland to explore Pakleni Otoci.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hvar road trip planning tool.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Hvar is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Riyadh in August, with highs in Hvar at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Vis.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci
Speed Boats Tours

1
night
Vis, Croatia

Vis ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): kick back and relax at Stiniva Cove, Head underground at Green Cave, and then kick back and relax at Srebrna Bay.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Vis trip maker.

Traveling by car from Hvar to Vis takes 4.5 hours. August in Vis sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Bol.

Things to do in Vis

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Srebrna Bay
Highlights from your plan
Stiniva Cove ©
Stiniva Cove
Green Cave ©
Green Cave

3
nights
Bol, Croatia

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
Explore Bol's surroundings by going to Skrip (Museum uja & Museum of Brac), Sumartin Beach (in Sumartin) and Wine Tasting Brac & Olive Oil Brac (in Nerezisca). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), get to know the fascinating history of Golden horn from above, learn about winemaking at Stina, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vidova Gora.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Bol trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Vis to Bol takes 5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Bol

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Skrip, Sumartin Beach, Wine Tasting Brac & Olive Oil Brac
Highlights from your plan
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Vidova Gora ©
Vidova Gora
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Zagreb is known for museums, historic sites, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and don't miss a visit to Tkalciceva.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zagreb travel planning app.

Getting from Bol to Zagreb by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bol in August; daily highs in Zagreb reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Trieste.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
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St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Walking tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

4
nights
Trieste, Italy

Trieste ©
Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio (in Duino Aurisina), Aquileia (Il campanile di Aquileia & Basilica di Aquileia) and Tarvisio (Chiesa di S. Nicolo & Laghi di Fusine). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico, get outside with Grotta Gigante, and pause for some photo ops at Monumento per la Liberazione.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Trieste road trip site.

Traveling by car from Zagreb to Trieste takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Zagreb in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Trieste, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Trieste

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bibione, Aquileia, Tarvisio, Chiesa di San Zaccaria, Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio
Highlights from your plan
Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia ©
Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia
Laghi di Fusine ©
Laghi di Fusine
Bibione Spiaggia ©
Bibione Spiaggia

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