19 days in Croatia Itinerary

19 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Skydiving. Popular historic sites such as Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata) and St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: visit Lower Town, admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, see the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum, and explore the activities along Sava River.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Zagreb trip builder.

Cape Town, South Africa to Zagreb is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Cape Town in June, with highs in Zagreb at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Lower Town
Lower Town
Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata) ©
Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata)

2
nights
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 24th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi, take in the dramatic scenery at Batinovac Waterfall, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Mali Buk, thenidentify plant and animal life at Rastoke, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Slapovi Milke Trnine. On your second day here, explore the activities along The Lower Lakes, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Ciginovac Lake, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Sastavci, and finally admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park trip planning app.

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 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Split.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rastoke
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Mali Buk ©
Mali Buk
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Veliki Slap
Veliki Slap

3
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Galerija Mestrovic and Grgur Ninski Statue. Get a sense of the local culture at Palazzo di Diocleziano and Cathedral of Saint Domnius. There's much more to do: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, see the interesting displays at Froggyland, steep yourself in history at Old Split, and stroll around Marjan Park.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Split trip maker app.

You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June in Split, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
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Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Swim with Dolphins

3
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Dubovica Beach and Mekicevica Beach. Get in touch with nature at Jerolim and Mlini Beach. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Tvrdalj Castle, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hvar road trip planning site.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. June in Hvar sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Dubovica Beach, Tvrdalj Castle
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Tvrdalj Castle ©
Tvrdalj Castle
Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Jerolim ©
Jerolim

2
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 2nd (Fri), stop by OPG Komparak, catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, thenbrowse the exhibits of Vapor gallery, and finally stroll through Vela Przina Beach. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Atelier Abel, make a trip to Forteca, steep yourself in history at Kula Morska Vrata, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Sveti Mihovil, and finally kick back and relax at Pupnatska Luca Beach.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Korcula Town online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. July in Korcula Town sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Vela Przina Beach
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St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral
Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Sveti Mihovil ©
Sveti Mihovil

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lokrum Island and Srebreno Beach. Popular historic sites such as Dubrovnik City Walls and Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola are in your itinerary. Step out of Dubrovnik with an excursion to Cavtat Cemetery in Cavtat--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Sveti Jakov Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Annunciation, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dominican Monastery, and steep yourself in history at Synagogue.

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You can ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and car. In July, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cavtat Cemetery, Srebreno Beach
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Srebreno Beach ©
Srebreno Beach
Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

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