10 days in Croatia Itinerary

10 days in Croatia Itinerary

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10 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Split
— 2 nights
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
3
Split
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
6
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Chicago

2
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Cathedral and Bell Tower of St. Domnius, then delve into the distant past at Diocletian's Palace, and then explore the ancient world of Grgur Ninski Statue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch, contemplate the long history of Old Split, and then steep yourself in history at Trogir Historic Site.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Split trip site .

Chicago, USA to Split is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in May, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Historic City of Trogir, Church Of St. Roch
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Diocletian's Palace ©
Diocletian's Palace
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir

2
nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pevalekovi Slapovi as well as The Lower Lakes. On the 31st (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at The Lower Lakes and then take in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi.

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Traveling by car from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Split.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

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

few
hours
Split

Split ©
On the 2nd (Tue), wander the streets of Riva Harbor, then identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park, and then steep yourself in history at Kliška tvrđava.

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You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping
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Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park
Kliška tvrđava ©
Kliška tvrđava
Riva Harbor ©
Riva Harbor

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Dubovica, take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Monastery.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hvar trip itinerary planning app .

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Korcula Town to Hvar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. You'll set off for Split on the 6th (Sat).

Things to do in Hvar

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
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Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery
Dubovica ©
Dubovica

1
day
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Korcula Adventures has been added to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Wed), see Korcula Adventures, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Korcula Town Walls, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sveti Mihovil.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Korcula Town journey maker app .

Traveling by ferry from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Korcula Adventures
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Korcula Adventures ©
Korcula Adventures
Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral

2
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.
On the 5th (Fri), wander the streets of Old Town and then delve into the distant past at Walls of Dubrovnik.

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You can ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In June in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 65°F at night. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Fort Lovrijenac ©
Fort Lovrijenac

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