17 days in Croatia Itinerary

17 days in Croatia Itinerary

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17 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Rovinj
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Skradin
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Split
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
6
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
8
Cavtat
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Toronto

1
night
Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, make a trip to Port of Rovinj, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: make a splash at Aquapark Istralandia and then contemplate the long history of Porec Old Town.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Rovinj trip planner .

Toronto, Canada to Rovinj is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and shuttle. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Amphitheatre de Pula, Porec Old Town, Aquapark Istralandia
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Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Old Town ©
Old Town
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Veliki Slap and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park journey builder app .

Drive from Rovinj to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Skradin.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Veliki Slap
Veliki Slap

1
night
Skradin

Skradin ©
Skradin is a small town in the Šibenik-Knin County of Croatia, with a population about 3,986 . Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park and then take in the dramatic scenery at Roski Slap.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Skradin itinerary app .

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Skradin in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Skradin

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Krka National Park
Highlights from your plan
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Roski Slap ©
Roski Slap

2
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Palazzo di Diocleziano, then see the interesting displays at Froggyland, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch. Keep things going the next day: walk around Marjan Park, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, then steep yourself in history at Historic City of Trogir, and finally don't miss a visit to Gaspina mlinica.

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

You can drive from Skradin to Split in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Split can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Church Of St. Roch, Historic City of Trogir, Gaspina mlinica
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): do a tasting at Tomic Winery and then head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Dubovica, take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and then admire the landmark architecture of Franciscan Monastery.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Hvar using our trip planner.

Drive from Split to Hvar in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, examine the collection at House of Marco Polo, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Korcula Old City. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Atelier Abel, don't miss a visit to Velika Knezeva Kula, then head outdoors with Badija, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kula Svih Svetih, and finally kick back and relax at Vela Przina Beach.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Korcula Town day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 5 hours. 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 drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Korcula Old City, Vela Przina Beach
Highlights from your plan
Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
Badija ©
Badija

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, adventure, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Old Town, see the interesting displays at War Photo Limited, enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, and head off the coast to Island of Lokrum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik by car takes about 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Cavtat.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

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

3
nights
Cavtat

Cavtat ©
Easy to reach from Dubrovnik, the tiny coastal town of Cavtat is known for its Mediterranean vegetation, unspoiled waters, and diverse architecture.
Take a break from Cavtat with a short trip to Pasjaca Beach in Popovici, about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Cavtat Old Town, explore the world behind art at Vlaho Bukovac House, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Nicholas, and don't miss a visit to Cavtat Cemetery.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cavtat trip itinerary planner.

Cavtat is very close to Dubrovnik. In September, daily temperatures in Cavtat can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cavtat

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pasjaca Beach, AR Atelier
Highlights from your plan
Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Cavtat Old Town ©
Cavtat Old Town
Cavtat Seaside Promenade ©
Cavtat Seaside Promenade

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