14 days in Croatia Itinerary

14 days in Croatia Itinerary

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14 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Rovinj
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Zagreb
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
3
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 45​min
4
Zadar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Split
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
ferry:  3​h 45​min
7
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

1
night
Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Port of Rovinj.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rovinj sightseeing site .

London, UK to Rovinj is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in September; daily highs in Rovinj reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Euphrasius Basilica
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Port of Rovinj ©
Port of Rovinj
Church of St. Euphemia ©
Church of St. Euphemia

2
nights
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 16th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), then examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, and then kick back and relax at Recreational Sports Center Jarun.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Zagreb trip planner .

Drive from Rovinj to Zagreb in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovinj in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Zagreb, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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 18th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park trip builder .

Traveling by bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to take a 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
Veliki Slap
Veliki Slap

1
night
Zadar

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, make a trip to Zadar Land City Gates, then steep yourself in history at Church of St. Donat, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zadar Cathedral.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Zadar online day trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Zadar can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Church of St. Donat ©
Church of St. Donat
Zadar Cathedral ©
Zadar Cathedral

3
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Diocletian's Palace and Cathedral of Saint Domnius. Visiting Marjan Park and River Rafting & Tubing will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Punta Rata Beach in Brela (about 1h 10 min away). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Old Split, don't miss a visit to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church Of St. Roch.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Split trip itinerary planning app .

Drive from Zadar to Split in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Split when traveling from Zadar in September, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Church Of St. Roch, Punta Rata Beach
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park
Punta Rata Beach ©
Punta Rata 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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Dubovica, take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Monastery. On your second day here, head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Hvar travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Split to Hvar in 1.5 hours. September in Hvar sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Dubovica ©
Dubovica
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Walls of Dubrovnik and Cavtat Old Town. Visiting Island of Lokrum and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Old Town, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and view the masterpieces at Samostan Sv.klare.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Hvar to Dubrovnik by ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Tours Nature

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum

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