15 days in Croatia & Montenegro Itinerary

15 days in Croatia & Montenegro Itinerary

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15 days in Croatia & Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Pula, Croatia
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h
2
Zadar, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Bol, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Hvar, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
6
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
7
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Kotor, Montenegro
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Amsterdam, Holland


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Pula, Croatia

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 11th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Pula tour planner .

Amsterdam, Holland to Pula is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in July, with highs in Pula at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Zadar.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites
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Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula

1
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Zadar, Croatia

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
On the 12th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Church of St. Donat and then delve into the distant past at Zadar Land City Gates.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zadar trip itinerary planning site .

You can fly from Pula to Zadar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. In July in Zadar, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Historic Sites
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Church of St. Donat ©
Church of St. Donat
Zadar Land City Gates ©
Zadar Land City Gates

3
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Historic City of Trogir and Starigrad Fortress will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at The St. Lawrence Cathedral and Bell Tower and Cathedral of Saint Domnius. Explore Split's surroundings by going to Brela (Punta Rata Beach & Brela Beach) and Origin Croatian Cosmetics (in Omis).

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Split trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Zadar to Split in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Zadar in July since evenings lows in Split dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bol.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Omis, Brela, Trogir
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Punta Rata Beach ©
Punta Rata Beach
Starigrad Fortress ©
Starigrad Fortress

2
nights
Bol, Croatia

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): kick back and relax at Lovrecina Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), then enjoy the sand and surf at Murvica Beach, and then kick back and relax at Sumartin Beach.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bol tour planning tool .

Traveling by car from Split to Bol takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Bol are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Hvar.

Things to do in Bol

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Sumartin Beach, Murvica Beach, Lovrecina Bay
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Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach
Lovrecina Bay ©
Lovrecina Bay

2
nights
Hvar, Croatia

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 18th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Spanjola and then admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery. On your second day here, learn about winemaking at Tomic Winery, kick back and relax at Dubovica Beach, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hvar online trip builder .

You can drive from Bol to Hvar in 4.5 hours. July in Hvar sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Adventure Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dubovica Beach, Tomic Winery
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Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Vela Przina Beach, explore the galleries of Vapor gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally make a trip to Kula Svih Svetih.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Korcula Town online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Korcula Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Vela Przina Beach
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St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral
Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Kula Svih Svetih ©
Kula Svih Svetih

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nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Dubrovnik City Walls and The Franciscan Church and Monastery. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lapad and Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola. The adventure continues: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, head off the coast to Island of Lokrum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Blaise, and get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik vacation planning website .

You can drive from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola ©
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lapad ©
Lapad

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nights
Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor ©
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto, then admire the landmark architecture of Sea Gate, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Joseph, and finally steep yourself in history at Stari Grad Kotor. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of St. Tryphon Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, then explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, and finally don't miss a visit to Our Lady of Health.

To see ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Kotor route planning website .

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Kotor. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, Our Lady of Health, Blue Grotto
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Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto
Stari Grad Kotor ©
Stari Grad Kotor
St. Tryphon Cathedral ©
St. Tryphon Cathedral

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