9 days in Croatia Itinerary

9 days in Croatia Itinerary

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9 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Pula
1
Pula
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Lozovac
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Split
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h
5
Dubrovnik
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Split

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.
On the 7th (Sun), observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium Pula, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the historical opulence of Kastel, then delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Augustus, and finally admire the striking features of Arco dei Sergi. On your second day here, explore and take pictures at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil and then explore the striking landscape of Kamenjak National Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Pula online trip maker .

Dubrovnik to Pula is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Dubrovnik in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Pula, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Pula

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kamenjak National Park, Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
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Kamenjak National Park ©
Kamenjak National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula

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.
Plitvice Lakes National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Tue), admire the sheer force of The Lower Lakes and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park planning tool .

Getting from Pula to Plitvice Lakes National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lozovac.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes

1
night
Lozovac

Lozovac ©
Krka National Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Krka National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lozovac tour planning tool .

You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Lozovac in 2.5 hours. July in Lozovac sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Lozovac

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Krka National Park
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Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park

2
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 10th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Diocletian's Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, stroll around Marjan Park, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally do a tasting at Putalj Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: race across the water with a speed boat tour and then contemplate the long history of Old Split.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Split online journey planner .

You can drive from Korcula Town to Split in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Lozovac.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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Diocletian's Palace ©
Diocletian's Palace
River Rafting & Tubing
Speed Boats Tours

1
night
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.
Game of Thrones Dubrovnik Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Blaise, head off the coast to Island of Lokrum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, squeeze the most out of the city with City Tours, then get to know the fascinating history of Walls of Dubrovnik, and finally don't miss a visit to Pile Gate.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip itinerary builder app .

You can take a bus from Split to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Tours Neighborhoods Outdoors
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Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum
Kayaking & Canoeing
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Vela Przina Beach, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, don't miss a visit to Korcula Old City, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at House of Marco Polo.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Korcula Town online holiday planner .

Getting from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town by car takes about 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Korcula Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Mon).

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Vela Przina Beach, Korcula Old City
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Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral

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