13 days in Croatia Itinerary

13 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Start: Ottawa
Fly:  12 h
1
Zagreb
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Zadar
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Murter
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Krka National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Split
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Supetar
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Split
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  15 h 30 min
End: Ottawa

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
You've added Zrinjevac, Ban Josip Jelačić Square, Dolac Market, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 29th (Tue), stroll around Zrinjevac, don't miss a visit to Ban Josip Jelačić Square, browse the fresh offerings at Dolac Market, make a trip to Tkalciceva, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata), and finally make a trip to Radiceva.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Zagreb day trip tool.

Ottawa, Canada to Zagreb is an approximately 12- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Ottawa to Zagreb. In June in Zagreb, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata) ©
Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata)
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)

few
hours
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Plitvice Lakes National Park trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. On the 30th (Wed), you're off to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Tours

2
nights
Zadar

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Garden Zadar, Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje), Monastery of St. Francis of Assisi in Zadar, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of City Sentinel, then don't miss a visit to Sea Gate (Morska vrata), and then make a trip to Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje).

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Zadar trip planner.

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Murter.

Things to do in Zadar

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zadar Cathedral ©
Zadar Cathedral
Narodni trg u Zadru ©
Narodni trg u Zadru
Buggy Croatia ©
Buggy Croatia

1
night
Murter

Murter ©
You've now added Jamming Adventures to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Slanica, stroll through Kosirina Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cigrada Beach, then stroll through Podvrske Beach, and finally add some adventure to your tour with Jamming Adventures.

Before you visit Murter, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Zadar to Murter in 1.5 hours. July in Murter sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Krka National Park.

Things to do in Murter

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
Jamming Adventures ©
Jamming Adventures

1
day
Krka National Park

Krka National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park and then wander the streets of Kastel Gomilica.

For more things to do and tourist information, refer to the Krka National Park sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Murter to Krka National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Murter in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Krka National Park, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Split.

Things to do in Krka National Park

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Krka National Park, Kastel Gomilica
Highlights from your plan
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Kastel Gomilica ©
Kastel Gomilica

3
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
You've added The Golden Gate, Split Market, Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Venetian tower, contemplate the long history of Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace, hunt for treasures at Split Market, then steep yourself in history at The Golden Gate, then step into the grandiose world of Starigrad Fortress, and finally make a trip to Fortress Mirabella (Peovica). On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Bacvice Beach.

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You can drive from Krka National Park to Split in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Supetar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Omis
Highlights from your plan
Starigrad Fortress ©
Starigrad Fortress
Omis Cetina Canyon ©
Omis Cetina Canyon
Fortress Mirabella (Peovica) ©
Fortress Mirabella (Peovica)

1
night
Supetar

Supetar ©
Supetar is a town and a city on the northern side of the Dalmatian island of Brač, in the Split-Dalmatia County, in Croatia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) as well as Lovrecina Bay. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crkva Sveti Rok, Sutivan, kick back and relax at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), then enjoy the sand and surf at Lovrecina Bay, then admire the striking features of Kastil Gospodnetic Dol, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady of Annunciation.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Supetar day trip planning app.

Drive from Split to Supetar in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Supetar

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Postira, Sutivan, Church of Our Lady of Annunciation, Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Highlights from your plan
Church of Our Lady of Annunciation ©
Church of Our Lady of Annunciation
Lovrecina Bay ©
Lovrecina Bay
Supetar Bay ©
Supetar Bay

1
night
Split

Split ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Golden Gate, Split Market and Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace. On the 7th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace, contemplate the long history of The Golden Gate, get engrossed in the history at Etnografski muzej Split, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Split Market, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Dominic Church.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Split trip planner.

Traveling by car from Supetar to Split takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Golden Gate ©
The Golden Gate
Etnografski muzej Split ©
Etnografski muzej Split
Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace ©
Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sponza Palace, Dubrovnik City Walls and Stradun. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Stradun, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, then steep yourself in history at Sponza Palace, and finally steep yourself in history at The Franciscan Church and Monastery.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Dubrovnik road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Franciscan Church and Monastery ©
The Franciscan Church and Monastery
Sponza Palace ©
Sponza Palace
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

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