17 days in Croatia, Slovenia & Mostar Itinerary

17 days in Croatia, Slovenia & Mostar Itinerary

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17 days in Croatia, Slovenia & Mostar Itinerary

Start: Almere, The Netherlands
Drive:  11 h 45 min
1
Bled, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
2
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Porec, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Zadar, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Krka National Park, Croatia
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
7
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
10
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  13 h 30 min
End: Almere, The Netherlands

1
night
Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lake Bled as well as Triglav National Park. On the 5th (Sun), stroll through Triglav National Park and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bled.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bled holiday tool.

Almere, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. While traveling from Almere, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bled, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled

2
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Metelkova, Ljubljana Free Tour and Beer Tastings & Tours. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): wander the streets of Metelkova.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Porec.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Ljubljana Free Tour ©
Ljubljana Free Tour
Beer Tastings & Tours
Metelkova ©
Metelkova

2
nights
Porec, Croatia

Porec ©
With a scenic location along the Adriatic Sea and a basilica listed as a World Heritage Site, the ancient town of Porec represents the most visited tourist destination in Croatia.
On the 7th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Porec Old Town. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Town Clock, then take a stroll through Old Town, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Port of Rovinj.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Porec travel route website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Porec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Porec

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rovinj
Highlights from your plan
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town
Old Town ©
Old Town
Aquapark Aquacolors Porec ©
Aquapark Aquacolors Porec

1
night
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
You've now added Plitvice Lakes National Park to your itinerary. On the 9th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Porec to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

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

3
nights
Zadar, Croatia

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Scuba & Snorkeling. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museum of Illusions.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Zadar journey builder site.

Traveling by bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July in Zadar, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Krka National Park.

Things to do in Zadar

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Museum of Illusions ©
Museum of Illusions

1
day
Krka National Park, Croatia

Krka National Park ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Historic City of Trogir. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park and then steep yourself in history at Historic City of Trogir.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Krka National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Zadar to Krka National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Zadar in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Krka National Park, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Krka National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Historic City of Trogir, Krka National Park
Highlights from your plan
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir

3
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Museum of Senses Split. On the 14th (Tue), examine the collection at Museum of Senses Split.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Split route planning website.

Getting from Krka National Park to Split by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Split

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Senses Split ©
Museum of Senses Split

few
hours
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Kravica has been added to your itinerary. On the 16th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Old Bridge (Stari Most) and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kravica.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read Mostar vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Split to Mostar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Traveling from Split in July, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Mostar. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Mostar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kravica
Highlights from your plan
Kravica ©
Kravica
Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lokrum Island. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): head off the coast to Lokrum Island and then wander the streets of Old Town.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dubrovnik attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Mostar to Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. When traveling from Mostar in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Dubrovnik, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

2
nights
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
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 18th (Sat): examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Zagreb trip planning tool.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Zagreb by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Zagreb, with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
Room Escape Games

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