16 days in Croatia Itinerary

16 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Pula
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Ferry:  3 h 45 min
3
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
4
Split
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Skradin
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 45 min
7
Zagreb
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Toronto

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): look for gifts at Dolija 08, explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre de Pula, and then experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Kamenjak National Park and then kick back and relax at Debeljak Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Pula travel route builder.

Toronto, Canada to Pula is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Pula due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Toronto in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Pula: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Pula

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Premantura, Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil ©
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Kamenjak National Park ©
Kamenjak National Park

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.
Dubrovnik is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Lokrum Island, take an in-depth tour of War Photo Limited, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and stop by Old Town.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik travel route planning website.

You can fly from Pula to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pula in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Dubrovnik, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Tours Outdoors Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Old Town ©
Old Town
Speed Boats Tours

3
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.
Hvar is known for adventure, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Spanjola, race across the water with a speed boat tour, step off the mainland to explore Pakleni Otoci, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mekicevica Beach.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hvar day trip site.

Traveling by ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Hvar are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Tomic Winery
Highlights from your plan
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

3
nights
Split

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Explore Split's surroundings by going to River Rafting & Tubing (in Omis) and Church Of St. Roch (in Kastel Novi). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, stop by Filigran Split, contemplate the long history of Old Split, and admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Split trip itinerary website.

You can ride a ferry from Hvar to Split in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Skradin.

Things to do in Split

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

1
night
Skradin

Skradin ©
Skradin is a small town in the Šibenik-Knin County of Croatia, with a population about 3,986 . Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Roski Slap and then explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Skradin road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Split to Skradin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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

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 27th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Batinovac Waterfall, explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Gavanovac Lake, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi, and finally explore the activities along Milanovac Lake.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park visit planner.

Getting from Skradin to Plitvice Lakes National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to Zagreb.

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

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 28th (Sun), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), 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: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption, partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, and then wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Zagreb attractions planner.

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. June in Zagreb sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

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

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