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
— 3 nights
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Zadar
— 1 night
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Split
— 2 nights
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Bol
— 1 night
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Hvar
— 2 nights
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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, then don't miss a visit to Tkalciceva, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Zagreb day trip site.

London, UK to Zagreb is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Zagreb due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Walking tour
Walking tours
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3
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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.
Step out of Plitvice Lakes National Park with an excursion to Rastoke in Slunj--about 50 minutes away. Spend the 13th (Mon) exploring nature at Plitvice Lakes National Park. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at The Lower Lakes, explore the activities along Burgeti Lakes, whizz through the canopy at Adrenalin Park Plitvice, and take in the dramatic natural features at Veliki Prstavac.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park attractions app.

Traveling by car from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Waterfall
The Lower Lakes
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Water Body
Gavanovac Lake
5.0

1
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Zadar

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
On the 16th (Thu), choose your vessel at Boat Rentals. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Church of St. Donat, then delve into the distant past at Zadar Land City Gates, and then get the lay of the land with Zadar Walking Tour.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Zadar online road trip planner.

You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Tours · Outdoors · Transportation · Historic Sites
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Speed Boats Tour
Speed Boats Tours
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Walking tour
Zadar Walking Tour
5.0

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

You can drive from Zadar to Split in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Zadar in September since evenings lows in Split dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Bol.

Things to do in Split

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Filigran Split
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Bol

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 19th (Sun): kick back and relax at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), do a tasting at Stina, and then take in the awesome beauty at Vidova Gora.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bol trip planning app.

Ride a ferry from Split to Bol in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September in Bol, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hvar.

Things to do in Bol

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Mountain
Vidova Gora
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Winery / Vineyard
Stina
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Hvar

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.
On the 20th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Jerolim and then admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Spanjola and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hvar online trip maker.

Getting from Bol to Hvar by ferry takes about an hour. September in Hvar sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Architectural Building
Franciscan Monastery
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Lookout
Spanjola
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat (about 34 minutes away). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old Town, see the interesting displays at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, and step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik road trip site.

Ride a ferry from Hvar to Dubrovnik in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Must see
Old Town
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Must see
Lokrum Island
4.5

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