16 days in Croatia Itinerary

16 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Zagreb
— 2 nights
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Split
— 3 nights
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Hvar, Hvar Island
— 1 night
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Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 3 nights
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Dubrovnik
— 4 nights
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Pula
— 2 nights

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Zagreb

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 11th (Sun), enjoy breathtaking views from Kula Lotrščak, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad). On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then get a new perspective on things with Sky Riders Paragliding Croatia, and finally examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zagreb itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Zagreb is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Juan to Zagreb is 5 hours. Traveling from San Juan in October, things will get cooler in Zagreb: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
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Walking tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)

3
nights
Split

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Dedicate the 14th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano, identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park, stop by Filigran Split, and pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Split journey planner.

You can fly from Zagreb to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb in October, expect Split to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Wine Tours & Tastings
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

1
night
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.
On the 16th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Spanjola, and then admire the landmark architecture of Franciscan Monastery.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Hvar vacation app.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. In October, daily temperatures in Hvar can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Historic Sites
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Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

3
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Korcula Town is known for historic sites, nightlife, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pedal to the sights with Korcula Explorer, stop by Bags by Kristina, explore the galleries of Vapor gallery, and make a trip to Korcula Old City.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Korcula Town trip planner.

Getting from Hvar to Korcula Town by combination of taxi and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Korcula Explorer ©
Korcula Explorer
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
Bags by Kristina ©
Bags by Kristina

4
nights
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, go for a stroll along the water at City Harbor, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and examine the collection at War Photo Limited.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In October in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Pula.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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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 24th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Augustus, experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, then explore the world behind art at MEMO Museum Pula, then delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Pula trip website.

Fly from Dubrovnik to Pula in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Pula when traveling from Dubrovnik in October, with lows around 12°C. On the 25th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

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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