15 days in Croatia Itinerary

15 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Pula
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Zagreb
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
4
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Skradin
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Ferry + Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
Ferry:  4 h 30 min
7
Bol, Brac Island
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h
8
Split
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 45 min
End: Riyadh

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take a stroll through Old Town and then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

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

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Dubrovnik is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Dubrovnik. In September, Dubrovnik is much colder than Riyadh - with highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Pula.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

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

1
night
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 4th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Augustus, thenexplore the gorgeous colors at Tito's Park, thendelve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Pula trip planner.

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Pula in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in September, Pula is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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 5th (Sat): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), thensee the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally see the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, make a trip to Tunel Gric, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), thenput a fun spin on your tour with Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, and finally make a trip to Saint George Statue.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zagreb trip builder website.

Getting from Pula to Zagreb by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Zagreb when traveling from Pula in September, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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

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 7th (Mon): explore the activities along Veliko Lake, explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Vir, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Gavanovac Lake, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park online attractions planner.

Getting from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Skradin.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake

1
night
Skradin

Skradin ©
Skradin is a small town in the Šibenik-Knin County of Croatia, with a population about 3,986 . Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Roski Slap and then explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Skradin online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Skradin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Skradin, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Skradin

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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 9th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and then head off the coast to Jerolim. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Tomic Winery and then head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hvar trip itinerary maker tool.

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. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Bol.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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 11th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Vidova Gora, stroll through Murvica Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn).

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bol trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Hvar to Bol takes an hour. In September in Bol, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Bol

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Murvica Beach
Highlights from your plan
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach
Vidova Gora ©
Vidova Gora

4
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Step out of Split to go to Kastel Novi and see Church Of St. Roch, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo di Diocleziano, identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park, look for gifts at Natura Dalmatica, and examine the collection at Froggyland.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Split online attractions planner.

You can ride a ferry from Bol to Split in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Split, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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