11 days in Croatia Itinerary

11 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zagreb
— 2 nights
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
3
Split
— 2 nights
4
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights

2
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): look and learn at Zagreb Observatory, see the interesting displays at Zagreb City Museum, explore the world behind art at Atelier Mestrovic, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally examine the collection at Image of War - War Photography Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Mon): visit Upper Town (Gornji Grad), examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zagreb Orthodox Cathedral, and finally enjoy some diversion at Jarun Lake.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Zagreb trip builder tool.

Manama, Bahrain to Zagreb is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Manama to Zagreb due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Manama in February, with highs in Zagreb at 8°C and lows at 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Image of War - War Photography Museum ©
Image of War - War Photography Museum
Atelier Mestrovic ©
Atelier Mestrovic
Zagreb 80's Museum ©
Zagreb 80's Museum

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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 16th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Galovac Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Veliki Prstavac, explore the activities along Kozjak, take in the dramatic scenery at Slapovi Milke Trnine, then admire the sheer force of Milanovacki Slap, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Milanovac Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): explore the activities along Burgeti Lakes, admire the sheer force of Pevalekovi Slapovi, contemplate the waterfront views at Gavanovac Lake, then take in the dramatic scenery at Ciginovac Lake, then take in the dramatic scenery at Great Cascades, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Konjicki Klub Rakovica.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi
Veliki Prstavac ©
Veliki Prstavac
Ciginovac Lake ©
Ciginovac Lake

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Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 18th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, then stop by Aroma Dalmatia, then steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Roko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Split Archaeological Museum, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, look for all kinds of wild species at Marjan Park, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Senses Split, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Split trip planner.

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. February in Split sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic
Split Archaeological Museum ©
Split Archaeological Museum

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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 some cultural insight at Church of Saint Blaise and Memorial Room of the Defenders of Dubrovnik. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Prijeko street and Museum of Modern Art Dubrovnik (MOMAD). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, explore the galleries of Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, examine the collection at Love Stories Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Lokrum Visitor Center.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik day trip app.

Getting from Split to Dubrovnik by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Museums · Wildlife · Parks
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Church of Saint Blaise ©
Church of Saint Blaise

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