37 days in Croatia Itinerary

37 days in Croatia Itinerary

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37 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Zagreb
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Rovinj
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Krk Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Ferry:  6 h 15 min
5
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Dubrovnik
— 5 nights
Ferry:  3 h 45 min
7
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Split
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Bol, Brac Island
— 2 nights
Ferry + Drive:  3 h 15 min
10
Zadar
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

6
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Skydiving and Lower Town. Explore Zagreb's surroundings by going to Trakoscan Castle (Dvor Trakoscan) (in Trakoscan) and Old Castle (Stari Grad) (in Varazdin). The adventure continues: partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, enjoy breathtaking views from Kula Lotrščak, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and walk around Zrinjevac.

Plan my trip to Zagreb with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Mumbai, India to Zagreb is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Zagreb is minus 4 hours. When traveling from Mumbai in June, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Zagreb: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rovinj.

Things to do in Zagreb

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Old Castle (Stari Grad), Trakoscan Castle (Dvor Trakoscan)
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Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb
Food Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Groznjan Hilltop village of artists, Istria, Croatia, then explore the fascinating underground world of Jama - Grotta Baredine, and then stroll around Punta Corrente. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi, then examine the collection at Museum Olei Histriae, and finally learn about winemaking at Benazic Winery.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rovinj trip builder.

You can drive from Zagreb to Rovinj in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July in Rovinj, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Krk Island.

Things to do in Rovinj

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Pula, Groznjan Hilltop village of artists, Istria, Croatia, Jama - Grotta Baredine, Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Highlights from your plan
Jama - Grotta Baredine ©
Jama - Grotta Baredine
Museum Olei Histriae ©
Museum Olei Histriae

3
nights
Krk Island

Krk Island ©
A trip to Krk Island ensures you enjoy some Italian atmosphere and loads of Croatian culture.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Stara Baska (Old Baska) and Volosko. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Krk Island: Opatija (Maiden With The Seagull, The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina, &more), Rijeka (Trsat Castle, Kastav, &more) and Aura Distillery (in Buzet). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Vrbnik and explore and take pictures at Baska.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Krk Island day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Rovinj to Krk Island takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rovinj in July, Krk Island is a bit warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Krk Island

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rijeka, Opatija, Aura Distillery
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Aura Distillery ©
Aura Distillery
Stara Baska (Old Baska) ©
Stara Baska (Old Baska)
Vrbnik ©
Vrbnik

3
nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Lower Lakes and Veliki Slap. Venture out of the city with trips to Slunj (Stari grad Slunj & Rastoke) and Bear Sanctuary (in Kuterevo). There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Sastavci, don't miss a visit to Baraceve Spilje, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Vir, and explore the fascinating underground world of Barac Caves.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Plitvice Lakes National Park online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Krk Island to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Slunj, Bear Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Rastoke ©
Rastoke
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Veliki Slap
Veliki Slap

3
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fishing Charters & Tours and Proizd Island. When in Korcula Town, make a side trip to see Matusko Winery in Potomje, approximately Potomje away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Pupnatska Luca Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, get outside with Freestyle, and make a trip to Korcula Old City.

Plan my day in Korcula Town using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Korcula Town in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Korcula Island, Freestyle, Matusko Winery, Proizd Island
Highlights from your plan
Freestyle ©
Freestyle
Proizd Island ©
Proizd Island
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Cavtat Cemetery and Food Tours. Step out of Dubrovnik to go to Ston and see Stonske zidine - Ulaz, which is approximately 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, head off the coast to Lopud Island, and sample the tasty concoctions at Dubrovnik Beer Company.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik day trip app.

You can drive from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. In July in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Cavtat, Stonske zidine - Ulaz, Srebreno Beach
Highlights from your plan
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Lopud Island ©
Lopud Island

3
nights
Hvar, Hvar Island

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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Speed Boats Tours and Dubovica Beach. The adventure continues: stroll through Mlini Beach, head off the coast to Jerolim, make a trip to The Harbour of Hvar, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hvar vacation website.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Hvar by ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Hvar are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Stari Grad, Dubovica Beach
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Jerolim ©
Jerolim

5
nights
Split

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Starigrad Fortress and Fishing Charters & Tours. Explore Split's surroundings by going to Omis (Fortress Mirabella (Peovica), Omis Cetina Canyon, &more), Makarska Harbour (in Makarska) and Trogir (Trogir Square & The City Hall - Duke's Palace). There's much more to do: whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, and pause for some serene contemplation at Hilltop 15th Century Church of St. George in Old Town Primosten.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Split trip maker site.

You can drive from Hvar to Split in 1.5 hours. July in Split sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Bol.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Omis, Trogir, Brela, Primosten, Makarska Harbour
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Starigrad Fortress ©
Starigrad Fortress
Omis and Cetina River ©
Omis and Cetina River

2
nights
Bol, Brac Island

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Crkva Sveti Rok, Sutivan, steep yourself in history at Dolina Blaca, then take in the awesome beauty at Vidova Gora, and finally take in the waterfront at Supetar Bay. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Paklina Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sumartin Beach, stroll the grounds of Supetar cemetery, then examine the collection at Museum uja, and finally do a tasting at Stina.

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

You can drive from Split to Bol in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Bol are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Zadar.

Things to do in Bol

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Supetar, Sumartin Beach, Museum uja, Crkva Sveti Rok, Sutivan
Highlights from your plan
Vidova Gora ©
Vidova Gora
Supetar Bay ©
Supetar Bay
Stina ©
Stina

4
nights
Zadar

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Speed Boats Tours and Town Hall Sibenik. Venture out of the city with trips to Simuni Beach (in Simuni), Podvrske Beach (in Murter) and St. Michael's Fortress (in Sibenik). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Paseo Maritimo, admire the landmark architecture of City Sentinel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, and examine the collection at Archaeological Museum Zadar.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Zadar online trip planner.

Getting from Bol to Zadar by combination of ferry and car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Bol in August since evenings lows in Zadar dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zadar

Outdoors Transportation Tours

Side Trips

Sibenik, Nin, Podvrske Beach, Simuni Beach
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Simuni Beach ©
Simuni Beach
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

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