17 days in Poland & Croatia Itinerary

17 days in Poland & Croatia Itinerary

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17 days in Poland & Croatia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  26​h
1
Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Krakow, Poland
— 4 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
3
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Hvar, Croatia
— 2 nights
+3
ferry + foot + bus + Fly:  30​h
End: Melbourne, Australia


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2
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, browse the collection at Warsaw University Library, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, then appreciate the history behind King Sigismund's Column (Kolumna Zygmunta), and finally admire the natural beauty at Saxon Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then don't miss a visit to Old Town Observation Terrace.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Warsaw trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Warsaw is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. In August, Warsaw is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can take a train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Tours Parks Museums
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Walking tours
Old Town ©
Old Town
Warsaw University Library ©
Warsaw University Library

4
nights
Krakow, Poland

One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Stained Glass Museum (Muzeum Witrazu). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, wander the streets of Kazmierz The Former Jewish District, examine the collection at Polish Aviation Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, you can read our Krakow attractions planner.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. August in Krakow sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

2
nights
Zagreb, Croatia

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 24th (Fri): get a bird's-eye view with Air Tours, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Tunel Gric, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

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Traveling by flight from Krakow to Zagreb takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. August in Zagreb sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Food Tours
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): learn about winemaking at Putalj Winery, contemplate the long history of Fortress Starigrad (Fortica), and then explore the activities along Omis and Cetina River. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), delve into the distant past at Diocletian's Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church Of St. Roch.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Split online visit planner .

You can fly from Zagreb to Split in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Split is a bit warmer than Zagreb - with highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Omis, Church Of St. Roch
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Diocletian's Palace ©
Diocletian's Palace
Omis and Cetina River ©
Omis and Cetina River
Fortress Starigrad (Fortica) ©
Fortress Starigrad (Fortica)

2
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): get interesting insight from Tours and then enjoy the sand and surf at Pupnatska Luca Beach. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and then make a trip to Korcula Old City.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Korcula Town trip itinerary maker website .

Drive from Split to Korcula Town in 4.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hvar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Korcula Old City
Highlights from your plan
Pupnatska Luca Beach ©
Pupnatska Luca Beach
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

2
nights
Hvar, Croatia

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): head off the coast to Pakleni Otoci and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hvar trip builder tool .

You can drive from Korcula Town to Hvar in 5 hours. August in Hvar sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci
Speed Boats Tours
Jerolim Island ©
Jerolim Island

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