16 days in Croatia Itinerary

16 days in Croatia Itinerary

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16 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  27​h
1
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
ferry:  3​h 45​min
2
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Split
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Zagreb
— 4 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Sydney

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, museums, nightlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old Town, race across the water with a speed boat tour, take an in-depth tour of Rector's Palace, and examine the collection at War Photo Limited.

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Sydney, Australia to Dubrovnik is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Dubrovnik. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in September: high temperatures in Dubrovnik hover around 29°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

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

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 nightlife, nature, adventure, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Cathedral, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Dubovica.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hvar trip maker app .

You can ride a ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Hvar are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stari Grad Culture Centre
Highlights from your plan
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

3
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Split is known for historic sites, adventure, parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Diocletian's Palace, look for gifts at Filigran Split, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Split trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Hvar to Split takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Wine Tours & Tastings

4
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Change things up with a short trip to Plitvice Lakes National Park in Plitvice Lakes National Park (about 1h 50 min away). There's still lots to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, see the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and don't miss a visit to Tkalciceva.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zagreb online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Split to Zagreb in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Split in September, things will get slightly colder in Zagreb: highs are around 25°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Tours Nature

Side Trip

Plitvice Lakes National Park
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
Room Escape Games

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