17 days in Croatia & Venice Itinerary

17 days in Croatia & Venice Itinerary

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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Pula, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Hvar, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Krka National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 4th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Riva dei Sette Martiri. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

Make your Venice itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Manchester, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Venice. In September, Venice is a bit warmer than Manchester - with highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Pula.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Pula, Croatia

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.
On the 7th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Felsen Strand, then explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre de Pula, then experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and finally experience rural life at Cadenela Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Penizule Beach, then kick back and relax at Debeljak Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Augustus, and finally stop by Baioco.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Pula trip planner.

You can drive from Venice to Pula in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a bus. September in Pula sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Pula

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil ©
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Cadenela Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil ©
Cadenela Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
On the 9th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, admire the landmark architecture of Franjevacki Crkva Male Brace, and then wander the streets of Old Town. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Zarkovica Animal Shelter, then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and then get engrossed in the history at Rector's Palace.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Pula to Dubrovnik takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 11th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Korcula Town Walls, then cast your line with a fishing tour, then view the masterpieces at Vapor gallery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Korcula Town Museum. On the next day, make a trip to Velika Knezeva Kula, enjoy breathtaking views from Zakerja Tower, examine the collection at House of Marco Polo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, then look for gifts at Seba Dizajn, and finally don't miss a visit to Korcula Old City.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Korcula Town trip planning website.

Traveling by ferry from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
House of Marco Polo ©
House of Marco Polo
Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City

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Hvar, Croatia

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery, and then step off the mainland to explore Jerolim. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Cathedral, then get great views at Spanjola, and then kick back and relax at Mekicevica Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hvar visit app.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Korcula Town to Hvar in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Hvar can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery
Jerolim ©
Jerolim

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Split, Croatia

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): examine the collection at Jaman Art, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church Of St. Roch, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano. On the next day, stroll through Kastelet Beach, explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, stroll around Marjan Park, then take an in-depth tour of Etnografski muzej Split, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Riva Harbor.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Split visit planner.

Ride a ferry from Hvar to Split in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Split can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Krka National Park.

Things to do in Split

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

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Krka National Park, Croatia

Krka National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Visovac Monastery and then explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Krka National Park trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Split to Krka National Park takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Krka National Park are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Krka National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Visovac Monastery ©
Visovac Monastery

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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 18th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Gavanovac Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Milanovac Lake.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Plitvice Lakes National Park online travel route planner.

You can drive from Krka National Park to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to take a 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
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©

Little Vienna

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 19th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then examine the collection at Backo Mini Express, then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum, then put a fun spin on your tour with Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, and finally look for gifts at Galerie Ana.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Zagreb trip maker site.

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Walking tours
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb

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