58 days in The Balkans Itinerary

58 days in The Balkans Itinerary

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Start: Maribor, Slovenia
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Maribor, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
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Celje, Slovenia
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
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Bled, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
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Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
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Bovec, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
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Bohinjsko Jezero, Slovenia
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
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Idrija, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
9
Postojna, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
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Škocjan, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
11
Koper, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
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Izola, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
13
Piran, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
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Rovinj, Croatia
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
15
Pula, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
16
Opatija, Croatia
— 1 night
Bus:  30 min
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Rijeka, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
18
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
Bus:  2 h
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Zadar, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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Krka National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
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Bol, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
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Hvar, Croatia
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h
24
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
25
Mljet Island, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
27
Kotor, Montenegro
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
28
Budva, Montenegro
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h
29
Podgorica, Montenegro
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
30
Niksic, Montenegro
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
End: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Maribor, Slovenia

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Maribor Regional Museum, Plague Column and Main Square of Maribor. On the 13th (Wed), examine the collection at Old Vine House, explore the ancient world of Water Tower, don't miss a visit to Sinagoga Maribor, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Main Square of Maribor, and finally stroll around Three Ponds. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, see the interesting displays at Maribor Regional Museum, then take in the dramatic natural features at Piramida (Pyramid Hill), then examine the collection at Ptuj Castle, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Maribor online holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ptuj Castle
Highlights from your plan
Piramida (Pyramid Hill) ©
Piramida (Pyramid Hill)
Three Ponds ©
Three Ponds
Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle

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Celje, Slovenia

Celje ©
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Celje Castle, Prince's Palace and Celje National Hall. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Celje National Hall, then steep yourself in history at Prince's Palace, then step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, and finally make a trip to Lake Šmartno.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Celje trip planner.

Getting from Maribor to Celje by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Celje are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Lake Šmartno ©
Lake Šmartno
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Museum of Slovenia, Ljubljana Free Tour, Ljubljana Free Tour - Ljubljana Communist Tour, and other attractions you added. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Tivoli Park, visit Metelkova, stop by Chocolate store Cukrcek, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church (Franciskanska cerkev).

Discover how to plan a Ljubljana trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Celje to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Škofja Loka Castle
Find places to stay May 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Ljubljana Free Tour ©
Ljubljana Free Tour
Tivoli Park ©
Tivoli Park
Ljubljana Free Tour - Ljubljana Communist Tour ©

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Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Vintgar Gorge as well as Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, stroll through Straza Bled, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, and pause for some photo ops at Colnar - Boatman.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bled journey planning tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

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Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
You've now added Zelenci Nature Reserve to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Peričnik Waterfall in Mojstrana (about 36 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps, don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, and explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora online trip itinerary planner.

Take a bus from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Zelenci Nature Reserve ©
Zelenci Nature Reserve
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall

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Bovec, Slovenia

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Kozjak Waterfall, Boka Waterfall, Virje Waterfall, and other attractions. On the 24th (Sun), paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then kick your exploration up a notch at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, and then don't miss a visit to Denkmal Am Predilpass. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Virje Waterfall, then admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, and finally admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Kozjak Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Bohinjsko Jezero, Slovenia

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lake Bohinj. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and then get around town with Vogel.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero visit planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Idrija.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

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Idrija, Slovenia

Idrija ©
While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
On the 27th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Divje Babe Archaeological Park, fly down the slopes at Ski Centre Cerkno, then appreciate the history behind Franja Partisan Hospital, and finally get engrossed in the history at Cerkno Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): learn about all things military at Idrija War Museum, browse the exhibits of Miner's House, steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, then browse the exhibits of Gewerkenegg Castle, and finally go deep underground at Idrija Kamst.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Idrija holiday planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Idrija by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Idrija

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Cerkno
Highlights from your plan
Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Gewerkenegg Castle ©
Gewerkenegg Castle

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Postojna, Slovenia

Postojna ©
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 29th (Fri), Head underground at Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then snap pictures at Solkan Bridge, and finally try to win big at Perla Casino. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Krizna Jama Cave, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, then make a trip to Šmartno, and finally make a trip to Stazione Transalpina.

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

Getting from Idrija to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Postojna, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nova Gorica, Šmartno, Krizna Jama Cave, Cerknica Lake
Highlights from your plan
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Šmartno ©
Šmartno

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Škocjan, Slovenia

Škocjan ©
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Škocjan trip itinerary planner.

Škocjan is just a short distance from Postojna. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Koper.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Museo Militare Di Pivka
Highlights from your plan
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Museo Militare Di Pivka ©
Museo Militare Di Pivka

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Koper, Slovenia

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the next day, contemplate the long history of Muda Gate, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Piazza Tito, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and finally admire the striking features of Carpacciova hisa.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Koper day trip tool.

Koper is very close to Škocjan. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Izola.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Hrastovlje
Highlights from your plan
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity ©
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra ©
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
Koper Regional Museum ©
Koper Regional Museum

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Izola, Slovenia

Izola ©
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
On the 2nd (Tue), admire the striking features of Church of St. Maurus.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Izola tour itinerary planning app.

Izola is just a stone's throw from Koper. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can catch the shuttle to Piran.

Things to do in Izola

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Strunjan Cliff
Highlights from your plan
Svetilnik Beach ©
Svetilnik Beach
Church of St. Maurus ©
Church of St. Maurus

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Piran, Slovenia

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Portoroz Beach as well as Piran Town Walls.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Piran trip planner.

Piran is just a stone's throw from Izola. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovinj.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Portoroz Beach
Highlights from your plan
Portoroz Beach ©
Portoroz Beach
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
St. George's Church
St. George's Church

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Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): wander the streets of Old Town, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia, and then make a trip to Port of Rovinj.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovinj online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Piran to Rovinj by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can catch the bus to Pula.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Port of Rovinj ©
Port of Rovinj
Old Town ©
Old Town
Church of St. Euphemia ©
Church of St. Euphemia

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Pula, Croatia

Pula ©
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
You've now added Kamenjak National Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): relax in the rural setting at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kamenjak National Park.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Pula driving holiday planner.

You can take a bus from Rovinj to Pula in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In June in Pula, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Opatija.

Things to do in Pula

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kamenjak National Park, Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Highlights from your plan
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil ©
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Kamenjak National Park ©
Kamenjak National Park
Temple Of Augustus ©
Temple Of Augustus

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Opatija, Croatia

Opatija ©
You'll find Opatija dotted with exquisite villas from its days as a posh Viennese resort town.
You've now added Crkva Navjestenja to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina and then get to know the fascinating history of Lungo Mare.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Opatija trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Pula to Opatija takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Pula in June since evenings lows in Opatija dip to 22°C. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rijeka.

Things to do in Opatija

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lungo Mare ©
Lungo Mare
The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina ©
The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina
Crkva Navjestenja ©
Crkva Navjestenja

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Rijeka, Croatia

Rijeka ©
Rijeka is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia (after Zagreb and Split). Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Korzo, examine the collection at Peek & Poke Computer Museum, then make a trip to Gradski Toranj (City Tower), then get to know the fascinating history of Stube Petra Kruzica, and finally stroll around Perivoj Gospe Trsatske.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rijeka online route planner.

Rijeka is just a stone's throw from Opatija. In June, daily temperatures in Rijeka can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Rijeka

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Korzo ©
Korzo
Gradski Toranj (City Tower) ©
Gradski Toranj (City Tower)
Peek & Poke Computer Museum ©
Peek & Poke Computer Museum

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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
On the 9th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park and then admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of The Lower Lakes, explore the activities along Veliko Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Sastavci, Head underground at Barac Caves, then admire the sheer force of Pevalekovi Slapovi, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Gavanovac Lake.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Plitvice Lakes National Park road trip tool.

Getting from Rijeka to Plitvice Lakes National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake

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Zadar, Croatia

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): stroll around Perivoj Vladimira Nazora, see the interesting displays at Archaeological Museum Zadar, make a trip to Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje), then don't miss a visit to Paseo Maritimo, then contemplate the long history of Church of St. Donat, and finally make a trip to The Forum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Zadar trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daily temperatures in Zadar can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Krka National Park.

Things to do in Zadar

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Church of St. Donat ©
Church of St. Donat
Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje) ©
Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje)
Zadar Land City Gates ©
Zadar Land City Gates

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Krka National Park, Croatia

Krka National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Visovac Monastery.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Krka National Park day trip app.

You can drive from Zadar to Krka National Park in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Zadar in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Krka National Park, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Krka National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Krka National Park
Highlights from your plan
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Visovac Monastery ©
Visovac Monastery

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Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kliška tvrđava. Step out of Split with an excursion to River Rafting & Tubing in Omis--about 52 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, look for gifts at Filigran Split, and stroll around Marjan Park.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Split travel planning website.

You can drive from Krka National Park to Split in 1.5 hours. In June in Split, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Bol.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park

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Bol, Croatia

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 16th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Golden horn from above. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Dominican Monastery, then enjoy the sand and surf at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), then do a tasting at Stina, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vidova Gora.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bol road trip site.

Traveling by car from Split to Bol takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Hvar.

Things to do in Bol

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Supetar, Senjkovic Winery
Highlights from your plan
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Senjkovic Winery ©
Senjkovic Winery
Dominican Monastery ©
Dominican Monastery

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pakleni Otoci as well as Tvrdalj Castle. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Spanjola, head off the coast to Jerolim, browse the exhibits of Fort Napoljun - Napolean, and admire the landmark architecture of Franciscan Monastery.

For more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Hvar trip maker.

Traveling by car from Bol to Hvar takes 4.5 hours. June in Hvar sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tvrdalj Castle
Highlights from your plan
Jerolim ©
Jerolim
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

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Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Korcula Old City, take an in-depth tour of Korcula Town Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Gabrielis Palace, then don't miss a visit to Atelier Abel, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Pupnatska Luca Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): make a trip to Korcula Town Walls, stop by Seba Dizajn, then see the interesting displays at House of Marco Polo, and finally steep yourself in history at Kula Morska Vrata.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Korcula Town trip itinerary site.

Getting from Hvar to Korcula Town by car takes about 5 hours. In June in Korcula Town, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mljet Island.

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Korcula Island
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Korcula Town Museum ©
Korcula Town Museum
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Korcula Old City
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Korcula Town Walls

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Mljet Island, Croatia

Mljet Island ©
For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mljet Island trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Korcula Town to Mljet Island by car takes about 3 hours. In June in Mljet Island, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Dubrovnik.

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Mljet National Park

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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.
You've added War Photo Limited, St. Saviour Church, Minceta Fortress, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Dubrovnik City Walls, pause for some serene contemplation at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, and look for gifts at Gastro Shop Pomalo.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mljet Island to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kotor.

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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
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Lokrum Island
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Old Town

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Kotor, Montenegro

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Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovcen, 360 Monte and Castle Of San Giovanni. There's much more to do: make a trip to Stari Grad Kotor, delve into the distant past at St. Tryphon Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nikola Church, and enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kotor online trip maker.

Drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in June, plan for little chillier nights in Kotor, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Budva.

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Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovcen ©
Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovcen
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Stari Grad Kotor
360 Monte ©
360 Monte

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Budva, Montenegro

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Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Budva City Walls, steep yourself in history at Citadel, then contemplate the long history of Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, then pause for some photo ops at Statua Ballerina, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mogren Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Lipa Cave, then kick back and relax at Becici Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jaz Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Budva trip itinerary maker tool.

Budva is very close to Kotor. In July, daily temperatures in Budva can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for the bus ride to Podgorica.

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Mogren Beach
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Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
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Jaz Beach

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Podgorica, Montenegro

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Podgorica is the capital and largest city of Montenegro. Explore Podgorica's surroundings by going to Virpazar (Monument to the Partizans and Heroes of the World War II, Virpazar-old-bridge, &more) and Moraca Monastery (in Bare). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, snap pictures at Millennium Bridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Niagara, and don't miss a visit to Clock Tower.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Podgorica travel route planner.

Getting from Budva to Podgorica by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Niksic.

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Virpazar, Moraca Monastery
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Lake Skadar
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Moraca River
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Moraca Monastery

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Niksic, Montenegro

Niksic ©
Nikšić is the second largest city of Montenegro, with a total population of 57,278, located in the west of the country, in the centre of the spacious Nikšić field at the foot of Mount Trebjesa. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ostrog Monastery.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Niksic trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Podgorica to Niksic takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Ostrog Monastery
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Ostrog Monastery ©
Ostrog Monastery

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