12 days in Croatia Itinerary

12 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Pula
— 1 night
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Rovinj
— 1 night
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Labin
— 1 night
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Opatija
— 1 night
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Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
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Zadar
— 1 night
7
Split
— 2 nights
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Hvar
— 3 nights

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Pula

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Augustus, delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, steep yourself in history at Kastel, then experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and finally admire the striking features of Arco dei Sergi.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Pula holiday planner.

Bordeaux, France to Pula is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. In September, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rovinj.

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Rovinj

Rovinj ©

Istrian Venice

Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Port of Rovinj, walk around Punta Corrente, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia, and finally wander the streets of Old Town.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rovinj trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Pula to Rovinj in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Rovinj can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Labin.

Things to do in Rovinj

Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Old Town
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Historic Walking Area
Port of Rovinj
4.5

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Labin

Labin is a town in Istria, Croatia, with a town population of 6,893 and 11,642 in the greater municipality .HistoryLabin developed from the site of the Roman settlement of Albona. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, don't miss a visit to Girandella Beach, then stop by Art Gastro Galerie Im Palast Negri, and finally don't miss a visit to Vielle ville de Labin.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Labin planner.

You can drive from Rovinj to Labin in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Labin are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Opatija.

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Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
3.8
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Art Gastro Galerie Im Palast Negri
4.8

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Opatija

Opatija ©
You'll find Opatija dotted with exquisite villas from its days as a posh Viennese resort town.
On the 22nd (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Trsat Castle, wander the streets of Volosko, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungo Mare, then walk around The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina, and finally make a trip to Maiden With The Seagull.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Opatija journey planner.

You can drive from Labin to Opatija in an hour. In September in Opatija, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Opatija

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

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Historic Walking Area
Lungo Mare
4.7
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Castle
Trsat Castle
4.3

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Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Veliki Slap and then explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Plitvice Lakes National Park driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Opatija to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks
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Waterfall
Veliki Slap
4.7

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Zadar

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
On the 24th (Tue), make a trip to Paseo Maritimo, explore the ancient world of Zadar Land City Gates, don't miss a visit to Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje), then contemplate the long history of Church of St. Donat, and finally get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zadar trip planning website.

Take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. September in Zadar sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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Historic Site
Church of St. Donat
4.1

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Split

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Jupiter, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally admire the striking features of Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, explore the ancient world of Grgur Ninski Statue, and then walk around Marjan Park.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Split online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zadar to Split takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Zadar in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Split, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Wildlife
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.9

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Hvar

Hvar ©

Croatian St. Tropez

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.
Hvar is known for adventure, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Spanjola, race across the water with a speed boat tour, step off the mainland to explore Pakleni Otoci, and kick back and relax at Dubovica Beach.

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

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. In September, daily temperatures in Hvar can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Island
Pakleni Otoci
4.6
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Lookout
Spanjola
4.5
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Architectural Building
Franciscan Monastery
4.3

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