22 days in Croatia, Amalfi Coast & Santorini Itinerary

22 days in Croatia, Amalfi Coast & Santorini Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe vacation planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
2
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
3
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
4
Salerno, Italy
— 3 nights
5
Positano, Italy
— 3 nights
6
Fira, Greece
— 4 nights

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: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, kick back and relax at Recreational Sports Center Jarun, partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Zagreb road trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Zagreb is an approximately 28-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Zagreb, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in August, expect Zagreb to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Walking tours
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb

3
nights
Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Step out of Split to go to Omis and see River Rafting & Tubing, which is approximately 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Saint Domnius, see Off-Road Tours, and see the interesting displays at Live Museum Split.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Split online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Zagreb in August: high temperatures in Split hover around 36°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

3
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.
Dubrovnik is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, admire the striking features of Franjevacki Crkva Male Brace, steep yourself in history at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and take an in-depth tour of Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dubrovnik itinerary app.

Drive from Split to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Salerno.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

3
nights
Salerno, Italy

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Step out of Salerno to go to Castiglione and see Spiaggia di castiglione, which is approximately 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Promenade Trieste, enjoy the sand and surf at Rosa dei Venti, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina Di Vietri.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Salerno trip planner.

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Salerno in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Dubrovnik in September since evenings lows in Salerno dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Vietri sul Mare, Spiaggia di castiglione
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Promenade Trieste ©
Promenade Trieste
Duomo di Salerno ©
Duomo di Salerno

3
nights
Positano, Italy

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Get out of town with these interesting Positano side-trips: Conca dei Marini (Lido Capo di Conca & Chiesa di San Pancrazio Martire), Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea & Museo della Carta) and Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Fornillo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, look for gifts at Nana' Positano, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Ravello.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Positano day trip app.

Traveling by car from Salerno to Positano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. In September, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Conca dei Marini, Torre di Grado
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Boat Tours & Water Sports

4
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for wineries, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, kick back and relax at Kamari Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fira trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Positano to Fira in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Positano to Fira, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Akrotiri, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

Similar plans

24 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 24 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Greece & Croatia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 30 days in Italy, Croatia & France BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 36 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 36 days in Croatia, Vienna & Krakow BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 37 days in Asia, Europe & South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Canada, Europe, Africa, Asia & South Pacific BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM EGYPT March, teens, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: March, teens, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in Croatia & Ljubljana BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans