15 days in Croatia Itinerary

15 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Rovinj
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Split
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
4
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  5 h
5
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h 45 min
6
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
Zagreb
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Toronto

1
day
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 16th (Fri): make a trip to Main Street, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Euphemia, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rovinj trip planning app.

Toronto, Canada to Rovinj is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Rovinj due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Toronto in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Rovinj, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Main Street ©
Main Street
Church of St. Euphemia ©
Church of St. Euphemia

2
nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
On the 17th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park and then admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Pevalekovi Slapovi, look for all kinds of wild species at Rastoke, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Ciginovac Lake, thenadmire the sheer force of Batinovac Waterfall, and finally admire the sheer force of The Lower Lakes.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Plitvice Lakes National Park vacation planning site.

You can drive from Rovinj to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rastoke
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Rastoke ©
Rastoke
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes

2
nights
Split

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park, and then take an in-depth tour of Etnografski muzej Split. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Historic City of Trogir, see the interesting displays at Froggyland, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch.

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Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Split are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Historic City of Trogir, Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

2
nights
Hvar, Hvar Island

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 21st (Wed): get great views at Spanjola, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Dubovica Beach and then race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Hvar tour itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dubovica Beach
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Speed Boats Tours

1
night
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 23rd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Bishop's Treasury Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, examine the collection at House of Marco Polo, thensee what you can catch with a fishing tour, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Kula Svih Svetih.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Korcula Town attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Museums Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
House of Marco Polo ©
House of Marco Polo
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral
Bishop's Treasury Museum ©
Bishop's Treasury Museum

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cavtat Cemetery and Church of Saint Blaise. Get a sense of the local culture at Old Town and Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Zarkovica Animal Shelter, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue, brush up on your military savvy at Museum of Croatian War of Independence, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Dubrovnik online day trip planner.

Getting from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. In October, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Cavtat Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola ©
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola

3
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
You'll explore and learn at Croatian Museum of Naive Art and Museum of Broken Relationships. Get some historical perspective at Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata) and St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka). There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, wander the streets of Lower Town, appreciate the extensive heritage of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum in Zagreb.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Zagreb trip builder site.

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Zagreb in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Dubrovnik in October; daily highs in Zagreb reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Croatian Museum of Naive Art ©
Croatian Museum of Naive Art
Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata) ©
Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata)

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