23 days in Croatia Itinerary

23 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pula
— 2 nights
2
Dubrovnik
— 5 nights
3
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 2 nights
4
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 4 nights
5
Split
— 4 nights
6
Zagreb
— 3 nights

2
nights
Pula

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Volosko and Kap Kamenjak. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Tito's Park. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, do a tasting at Benazic Winery, and look for gifts at Dolija 08.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Pula day trip tool.

Sydney, Australia to Pula is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Pula due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in August, things will get a bit warmer in Pula: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Pula

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Volosko, Kap Kamenjak
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Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Kap Kamenjak ©
Kap Kamenjak
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Lokrum Island and Sveti Jakov Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Town and Cavtat Cemetery. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Blaise, contemplate the long history of The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and sample the tasty concoctions at Dubrovnik Beer Company.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik online holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Pula to Dubrovnik takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pula in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Dubrovnik. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Cavtat Cemetery
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Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 17th (Mon), learn about winemaking at Lovric Winery, thenstroll through Pupnatska Luca Beach, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally steep yourself in history at Kula Morska Vrata. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vela Przina Beach, thencast your line with a fishing tour, and then don't miss a visit to Kula Svih Svetih.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Korcula Town trip itinerary builder site.

You can ride a ferry from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Korcula Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Lumbarda
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St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral
Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Kula Morska Vrata ©
Kula Morska Vrata

4
nights
Hvar, Hvar Island

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.
Visit Spanjola and Franciscan Monastery for their historical value. Escape the urban bustle at Dubovica Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. The adventure continues: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, stroll through Mlini Beach, step off the mainland to explore Jerolim, and do a tasting at Tomic Winery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Hvar tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Korcula Town to Hvar in 2.5 hours. August in Hvar sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Dubovica Beach, Tomic Winery
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

4
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Explore hidden gems such as Punta Rata Beach and Brela Beach. Visit Historic City of Trogir and Church of St Kuzma and St Damjan for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Church Of St. Roch (in Kastel Novi) and Omis (River Rafting & Tubing & Starigrad Fortress). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, examine the collection at Froggyland, appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and take an in-depth tour of Etnografski muzej Split.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Split trip builder app.

Traveling by ferry from Hvar to Split takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Split are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Brela, Omis, Church of St Kuzma and St Damjan, Church Of St. Roch, Historic City of Trogir
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Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir
Punta Rata Beach ©
Punta Rata Beach
Starigrad Fortress ©
Starigrad Fortress

3
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Step off the beaten path and head to Rastoke and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Get some cultural insight at Lower Town and Zagreb 80's Museum. Next up on the itinerary: take the plunge with a skydiving experience, see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, make a trip to King Tomislav Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Zagreb trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Split to Zagreb takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Split in August: high temperatures in Zagreb hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Rastoke
Highlights from your plan
Rastoke ©
Rastoke
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Lower Town
Lower Town

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