13 days in Croatia Itinerary

13 days in Croatia Itinerary

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1
Zagreb
— 2 nights
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
3
Zadar
— 1 night
4
Split
— 2 nights
5
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
6
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 1 night
7
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 13th (Fri), explore the different monuments and memorials at Mirogoj Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Tkalciceva, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Assumption, examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally take a stroll through Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zagreb visit planner.

London, UK to Zagreb is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Zagreb, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
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St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
Walking tours

1
night
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Find out how to plan Plitvice Lakes National Park trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can catch the bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park

1
night
Zadar

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
On the 16th (Mon), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Zadar visit app.

Take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Outdoors · Transportation · Tours
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Speed Boats Tours

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Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): make a trip to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), then pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, then admire the landmark architecture of Grisogono - Cipci Palace, and finally steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch, walk around Marjan Park, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, and finally relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Split trip planning app.

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, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Split. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Church Of St. Roch, River Rafting & Tubing
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): race across the water with a speed boat tour. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Dubovica Beach, take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and then admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hvar trip itinerary builder website.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. September in Hvar sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dubovica Beach
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Speed Boats Tours
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

1
night
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): don't miss a visit to Atelier Abel, make a trip to Korcula Old City, then examine the collection at House of Marco Polo, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Korcula Town trip itinerary site.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. In September in Korcula Town, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Korcula Old City
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House of Marco Polo ©
House of Marco Polo
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls and then take a stroll through Old Town. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Pile Gate, then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and then browse the exhibits of Rector's Palace.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Dubrovnik trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In September, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

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

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