28 days in Croatian Coast Itinerary

28 days in Croatian Coast Itinerary

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28 days in Croatian Coast Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + shuttle:  28​h
1
Rovinj
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Skradin
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Split
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Bol, Brac Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Dubrovnik
— 5 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Melbourne

3
nights
Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Plovanije Beach and Duga Uvala beach. Get some historical perspective at Old Town and Amphitheatre de Pula. Get out of town with these interesting Rovinj side-trips: Porec Old Town (in Porec), OPG Vosten (in Sveti Lovrec) and Aura Distillery (in Buzet). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Debeljak Beach, learn about winemaking at Winery San Tommaso, take in the exciting artwork at Atelier Sottomuro, and make a trip to Port of Rovinj.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovinj vacation website .

Melbourne, Australia to Rovinj is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Rovinj is minus 9 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in September: high temperatures in Rovinj hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Skradin.

Things to do in Rovinj

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Premantura, OPG Vosten, Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, Duga Uvala beach, Porec Old Town
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town

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 18th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Visovac Monastery, look for gifts at Morlacch, and then explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Skradin trip maker tool .

You can drive from Rovinj to Skradin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hvar.

Things to do in Skradin

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Visovac Monastery, Krka National Park
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Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Visovac Monastery ©
Visovac Monastery

4
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.
Forko souvenir shop and Napoleon Fortress (Napuljn) will appeal to museum buffs. Bring the kids along to Dubovica and Milna. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery, kick back and relax at Hvar Beach, and steep yourself in history at Stari Grad Culture Centre.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Hvar route builder tool .

You can drive from Skradin to Hvar in 2.5 hours. September in Hvar sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Stari Grad Culture Centre
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Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Dubovica ©
Dubovica
Milna ©
Milna

4
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Get some cultural insight at Diocletian's Palace and Cathedral of Saint Domnius. Head to Riva Harbor and Jaman Artfor plenty of shopping. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Split: Punta Rata Beach (in Brela) and Historic City of Trogir (in Trogir). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, stop by Filigran Split, get engrossed in the history at Etnografski muzej Split, and do a tasting at Putalj Winery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Split vacation maker website .

Drive from Hvar to Split in 1.5 hours. September in Split sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bol.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Historic City of Trogir, Punta Rata Beach, Church Of St. Roch
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir
Old Split ©
Old Split

4
nights
Bol, Brac Island

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
You'll get in some beach time at Murvica Beach and Paklina Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Sumartin Beach and Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn). Explore Bol's surroundings by going to Ivan Rendic Gallery (in Supetar), Skrip (Museum of Oil & The Island of Brac Museum - Skrip) and Lovrecina Bay (in Postira). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Vidova Gora, see the interesting displays at Museum uja, and pause for some serene contemplation at Dominican Monastery.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bol trip planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Bol takes 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Bol are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Bol

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Skrip, Murvica Beach, Ivan Rendic Gallery, Sumartin Beach, Lovrecina Bay
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Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Lovrecina Bay ©
Lovrecina Bay

4
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Step out of the city life by going to Vela Przina Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours. Do some cultural sightseeing at Bags by Kristina and Kula Svih Svetih. Explore Korcula Town's surroundings by going to River Rafting & Tubing (in Blato) and Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Orebic). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Pupnatska Luca Beach, get outside with Freestyle, do a tasting at Lovric Winery, and make a trip to Atelier Abel.

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

Traveling by car from Bol to Korcula Town takes 5.5 hours. September in Korcula Town sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Lumbarda, Korcula Old City, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Highlights from your plan
Bags by Kristina ©
Bags by Kristina
Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Korcula Town Museum ©
Korcula Town Museum

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.
Rector's Palace and Franciscan Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Town and Walls of Dubrovnik. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dubrovnik: Sunj Beach (in Lopud), Cavtat (Cavtat Old Town & Vlaho Bukovac House) and Pasjaca Beach (in Popovici). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Island of Lokrum, enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, contemplate the long history of Fort Lovrijenac, and get a taste of the local shopping with Art by Stjepko.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip planner .

You can drive from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Parks Neighborhoods Beaches

Side Trips

Cavtat, Pasjaca Beach, Sunj Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum

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