20 days in Croatia Itinerary

20 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vukovar
— 1 night
2
Zagreb
— 3 nights
3
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
4
Krk Island
— 4 nights
5
Split
— 4 nights
6
Dubrovnik
— 5 nights

1
night
Vukovar

Vukovar ©
Vukovar is a city in eastern Croatia. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Vukovar Municipal Museum, take an in-depth tour of Place of Remembrance - Vukovar Hospital 1991, take an in-depth tour of Ovcara Memorial Center, thenstroll the grounds of Memorijalno Groblje Vukovar, and finally learn more about the world around you at Vucedol Culture Museum.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Vukovar trip itinerary planner.

Nuremberg, Germany to Vukovar is an approximately 10-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Nuremberg in June, things will get a bit warmer in Vukovar: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Vukovar

Museums Historic Sites
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Ovcara Memorial Center ©
Ovcara Memorial Center
Vucedol Culture Museum ©
Vucedol Culture Museum
Vukovar Municipal Museum ©
Vukovar Municipal Museum

3
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Get some cultural insight at Museum of Broken Relationships and Upper Town (Gornji Grad). Get outdoors at Recreational Sports Center Jarun and Skydiving. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, explore the world behind art at Atelier Mestrovic, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Mirogoj Cemetery.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Zagreb trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Vukovar to Zagreb takes 3.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can catch the bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)

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.
On the 29th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park and then take in the dramatic scenery at Veliki Slap. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at The Lower Lakes, take in the dramatic scenery at Ciginovac Lake, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Batinovac Waterfall, thenadmire the sheer force of Pevalekovi Slapovi, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Rastoke.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Plitvice Lakes National Park trip itinerary builder app.

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Krk Island.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rastoke
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Rastoke ©
Rastoke
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes

4
nights
Krk Island

Krk Island ©
A trip to Krk Island ensures you enjoy some Italian atmosphere and loads of Croatian culture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Town and Church of St. Euphemia. Step out of the city life by going to Stara Baska (Old Baska) and Košljun. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Krk Island: Porec (Round Tower, Porec Old Town, &more) and Rovinj (Main Street & Galerija Brek). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Oprna Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Magneli Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Baska, and explore the historical opulence of Frankopan Castle.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Krk Island vacation app.

You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Krk Island in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Krk Island, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Krk Island

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Porec, Rovinj
Highlights from your plan
Košljun ©
Košljun
Old Town ©
Old Town
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town

4
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Popular historic sites such as Palazzo di Diocleziano and Old Split are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Historic City of Trogir and Spanjola. Go for a jaunt from Split to Zarace to see Dubovica Beach about 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, steep yourself in history at Ruins of the Solin Amphitheatre, explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, and stroll around Marjan Park.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Split trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Krk Island to Split takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Ruins of the Solin Amphitheatre, Spanjola, Historic City of Trogir, Dubovica Beach
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir

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 Dance Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Dubrovnik City Walls and Lapad. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dubrovnik: Cavtat Old Town (in Cavtat) and Sunj Beach (in Lopud). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Old Town, steep yourself in history at Fort Lovrijenac, get your bearings at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and identify plant and animal life at Trsteno Arboretum.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Trsteno Arboretum, Srebreno Beach, Cavtat Old Town, Sunj Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Kayaking & Canoeing

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