13 days in Croatia Itinerary

13 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Start: Montreal, Quebec
Fly + Shuttle:  14 h 15 min
1
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
Ferry:  3 h 45 min
2
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Omis
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Bol, Brac Island
— 1 night
Ferry + Drive:  5 h
5
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
6
Zagreb
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Montreal, Quebec

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Vina Milicic and Art by Stjepko. Visiting Lokrum Island and Trsteno Arboretum will get you outdoors. Step out of Dubrovnik with an excursion to Sunj Beach in Lopud--about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Old Town, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, explore the galleries of Art Gallery TALIR, and head off the coast to Lopud Island.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Dubrovnik online vacation planner.

Montreal, Canada to Dubrovnik is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Montreal to Dubrovnik, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Montreal in August; daily highs in Dubrovnik reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Trsteno Arboretum, Sunj Beach
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Sunj Beach ©
Sunj Beach

2
nights
Hvar, Hvar Island

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.
On the 13th (Thu), kick back and relax at Zavala Beach, kick back and relax at Sveta Nedilja, and then look for gifts at Thesaurus Jewellery. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Tomic Winery, kick back and relax at Dubovica Beach, then glide peacefully along the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, and finally step off the mainland to explore Jerolim.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hvar online attractions planner.

Traveling by ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Omis.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Jelsa, Dubovica Beach, Sveta Nedilja
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Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Sveta Nedilja ©
Sveta Nedilja

2
nights
Omis

Omiš is a town and port in the Dalmatia region of Croatia, and is a municipality in the Split-Dalmatia County. On the 15th (Sat), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, explore the activities along Omis and Cetina River, and then look for gifts at Origin Croatian Cosmetics. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Omis Cetina Canyon, stroll through Brela Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Rata Beach, and finally take an in-depth tour of Arheoloska Muzejska Zbirka.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Omis trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Hvar to Omis takes 2 hours. August in Omis sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bol.

Things to do in Omis

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Brela, Arheoloska Muzejska Zbirka
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River Rafting & Tubing
Punta Rata Beach ©
Punta Rata Beach
Omis Cetina Canyon ©
Omis Cetina Canyon

1
night
Bol, Brac Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then kick back and relax at Murvica Beach, and then kick back and relax at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn).

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bol tour itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Omis to Bol in 3 hours. August in Bol sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Bol

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Murvica Beach
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Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Scuba & Snorkeling

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nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Rastoke, then Head underground at Barac Caves, and then admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Gavanovac Lake, admire the sheer force of Sastavci, admire the sheer force of Veliki Prstavac, contemplate the waterfront views at Burgeti Lakes, then admire the sheer force of Pevalekovi Slapovi, and finally admire the sheer force of Batinovac Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Plitvice Lakes National Park attractions planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Bol to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Zagreb.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rastoke
Highlights from your plan
Rastoke ©
Rastoke
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and then partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb. Here are some ideas for day two: pick up some local products at Dolac Market, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ban Josip Jelačić Square, then stop by Koza, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Recreational Sports Center Jarun.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Zagreb visit planner.

Traveling by bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Shopping Tours Neighborhoods
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Ban Josip Jelačić Square ©
Ban Josip Jelačić Square
Recreational Sports Center Jarun ©
Recreational Sports Center Jarun
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb

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