16 days in Croatia Itinerary

16 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Zagreb
— 1 night
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
3
Pula
— 1 night
4
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
5
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 3 nights
6
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 3 nights
7
Split
— 3 nights

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Zagreb

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption and then browse the fresh offerings at Dolac Market. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), thensee the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Kula Lotrščak.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Zagreb travel route planning website.

Warsaw, Poland to Zagreb is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Zagreb are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to catch the bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

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

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night
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Plitvice Lakes National Park using our trip planner.

Take a bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pula.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park

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Pula

Pula ©
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Augustus, thendelve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally get to know the resident critters at Aquarium Pula.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Pula road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Pula takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
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Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil ©
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Temple Of Augustus ©
Temple Of Augustus

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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.
Take a break from Dubrovnik with a short trip to Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat, about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Old Town, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, sample the tasty concoctions at Dubrovnik Beer Company, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Blaise.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Pula to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

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Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Korcula Town is known for historic sites, nightlife, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Korcula Old City, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, steep yourself in history at Korcula Town Walls, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Korcula Town trip maker tool.

You can ride a ferry from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In September in Korcula Town, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Korcula Old City
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Korcula Town Museum ©
Korcula Town Museum
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls

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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.
Hvar is known for adventure, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, learn about winemaking at Tomic Winery, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and kick back and relax at Hvar Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Hvar visit planning site.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Korcula Town to Hvar in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trip

Tomic Winery
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Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

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Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Dedicate the 22nd (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, stop by Filigran Split, and identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Split trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by ferry from Hvar to Split takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Split can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Wineries
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Wine Tours & Tastings
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

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