15 days in Croatia Itinerary

15 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Zagreb
— 2 nights
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Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
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Skradin
— 1 night
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Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
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Split
— 3 nights
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Medulin
— 1 night
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Pula
— 1 night
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Dubrovnik
— 3 nights

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Zagreb

Zagreb ©

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally explore the world behind art at Atelier Mestrovic.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Zagreb journey planner.

Cardiff, UK to Zagreb is an approximately 8-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Cardiff to Zagreb, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cardiff in August, expect nights in Zagreb to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

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

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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 21st (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park and then admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Plitvice Lakes National Park online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Skradin.

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

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Skradin

Skradin ©
Skradin is a small town in the Šibenik-Knin County of Croatia, with a population about 3,986 . On the 22nd (Sat), admire the sheer force of Roski Slap and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Krka National Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Skradin trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Skradin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Skradin sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Skradin

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Roski Slap ©
Roski Slap

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Hvar, Hvar Island

Hvar ©

Croatian St. Tropez

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 (Sun): admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery, then take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and then head off the coast to Jerolim. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Tomic Winery and then head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Hvar road trip planning site.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Skradin to Hvar in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. In August in Hvar, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Jerolim ©
Jerolim

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Split

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Split is known for historic sites, wildlife, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, see the interesting displays at Froggyland, and walk around Marjan Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Split day trip planning app.

Ride a ferry from Hvar to Split in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. August in Split sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Medulin.

Things to do in Split

Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Medulin

Medulin ©
Medulin is a small town and municipality in the southern part of the Istrian peninsula in Croatia. On the 28th (Fri), kick back and relax at Plovanije Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Debeljak Beach, and then stop by Stella Beer 2 Go.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Medulin trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Split to Medulin by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Medulin when traveling from Split in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pula.

Things to do in Medulin

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Plovanije Beach ©
Plovanije Beach
Debeljak Beach
Debeljak Beach
Stella Beer 2 Go ©
Stella Beer 2 Go

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Pula

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Augustus, then delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Aquarium Pula.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pula trip app.

Pula is just a stone's throw from Medulin. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil ©
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Temple Of Augustus ©
Temple Of Augustus

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Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik ©

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Step out of Dubrovnik with an excursion to Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Lokrum Island, get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and take a stroll through Old Town.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Pula to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Pula in August since evenings lows in Dubrovnik dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

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

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