21 days in Croatia, Slovenia & Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

21 days in Croatia, Slovenia & Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  23 h 15 min
1
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Hvar, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
6
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
8
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 4 nights
Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: Sydney, Australia

2
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: see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), admire the masterpieces at Strossmayer's Old Masters Gallery, and partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb.

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Sydney, Australia to Zagreb is an approximately 23.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Zagreb is minus 9 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in June: high temperatures in Zagreb hover around 30°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Zagreb

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
Cathedral of the Assumption ©
Cathedral of the Assumption

2
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): stop by Skusek, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bled Island, then get your bearings at Seminary Palace and Library, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas (Stolnica Sv. Nikolaja), and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then make a trip to Prešeren Square, and finally stop by Ljubljana Old Town.

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You can drive from Zagreb to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Bled
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Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

1
night
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the activities along Ciginovac Lake, explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park, then explore the activities along Lake Vir, then explore the activities along Gavanovac Lake, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park trip tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature Parks
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake
Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): make a trip to Split Synagogue, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Saint Domnius, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch, and finally steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Marjan Park, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, and then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

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You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

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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.
On the 10th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, then get great views at Spanjola, and then kick back and relax at Mekicevica Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Tomic Winery and then step off the mainland to explore Pakleni Otoci.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hvar trip planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Hvar takes 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Hvar are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Change things up with these side-trips from Korcula Town: Orebic (Natura Antunovic & Monastery of Our Lady of Andela). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Korcula Old City, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Korcula Town Walls, and stop by Dekora . Korcula.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Korcula Town trip planning website.

You can drive from Hvar to Korcula Town in 5 hours. June in Korcula Town sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Orebic, Korcula Old City
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Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take a stroll through Old Town and then head off the coast to Lokrum Island. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik trip tool.

Traveling by car from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik takes 3 hours. June in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Tours Outdoors
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Kayaking & Canoeing

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nights
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo ©
Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Sarajevo is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Bascarsija, get engrossed in the history at Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995, examine the collection at Jewish Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and take in the awesome beauty at Igman.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sarajevo tour app.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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War Childhood Museum ©
War Childhood Museum
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Sarajevo War Tunnel ©
Sarajevo War Tunnel

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