10 days in Croatia & Greece Itinerary

10 days in Croatia & Greece Itinerary

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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
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Akrotiri, Greece
— 1 night

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Ban Josip Jelačić Square and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Zagreb online attractions planner.

San Francisco, USA to Zagreb is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 9 hours. In September, Zagreb is a bit cooler than San Francisco - with highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Zagreb

Beaches · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Recreational Sports Center Jarun ©
Recreational Sports Center Jarun
Walking tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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.
On the 27th (Wed), head off the coast to Lokrum Island and then enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls and then visit Old Town.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Dubrovnik is somewhat warmer than Zagreb - with highs of 77°F and lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Erechtheion. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Athens in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dubrovnik to Athens due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Dubrovnik in September; daily highs in Athens reach 84°F and lows reach 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Akrotiri, Greece

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
On the 2nd (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then get engrossed in the history at La Ponta.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Akrotiri online travel planner.

You can fly from Athens to Akrotiri in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Historic Sites · Beaches · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Galatea Pottery ©
Galatea Pottery

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