9 days in Croatia Itinerary

9 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Pula
— Few hours
2
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
3
Split
— 3 nights
4
Selce
— 1 night
5
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
6
Zagreb
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Les galeries souterraines Zerostrasse, then delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, then examine the collection at MEMO Museum Pula, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi.

Before you visit Pula, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Pula is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in August: high temperatures in Pula hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Arco dei Sergi ©
Arco dei Sergi
MEMO Museum Pula ©
MEMO Museum Pula

2
nights
Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik ©

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): visit Old Town and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik tour builder tool.

Fly from Pula to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pula in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dubrovnik, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

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

3
nights
Split

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Step out of Split with an excursion to River Rafting & Tubing in Omis--about 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo di Diocleziano, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, contemplate the long history of Old Split, and appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Split day trip planning app.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August in Split, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Selce.

Things to do in Split

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
River Rafting & Tubing
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Selce

Selce
You've now added Diving Center Mihuric to your itinerary. On the 4th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Stari Toc Selce, kick back and relax at Beach Poli Mora, and then see some colorful creatures with Diving Center Mihuric.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Selce tour website.

You can drive from Split to Selce in 4 hours. When traveling from Split in September, plan for little chillier days in Selce, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Selce

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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.
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.

Plan a trip to Plitvice Lakes National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Selce to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Zagreb.

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
Zagreb

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 6th (Sun), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally make a trip to Tunel Gric.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Zagreb trip planning app.

Traveling by bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)

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