12 days in Croatia & Italy Itinerary

12 days in Croatia & Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Assisi, Italy
— 2 nights


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1
night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
You've now added Putalj Winery to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): do a tasting at Putalj Winery, get engrossed in the history at Etnografski muzej Split, contemplate the long history of Old Split, examine the collection at Froggyland, then pause for some photo ops at Marko Marulic Sculpture, and finally don't miss a visit to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): browse the range of quality goods at Break Time, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, then walk around Marjan Park, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, and finally take an in-depth tour of Split Archaeological Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Split trip itinerary planner.

Chicago, USA to Split is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Split is 7 hours. In September in Split, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries
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Old Split ©
Old Split
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

3
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Dubrovnik City Walls and The Franciscan Church and Monastery. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum and Brsalje Street. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Pile Gate, sample the tasty concoctions at Dubrovnik Beer Company, examine the collection at Love Stories Museum, and steep yourself in history at Fort Bokar.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip maker.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. September in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Pile Gate ©
Pile Gate

3
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Explore hidden gems such as San Giorgio Maggiore and Scuola Grande di San Rocco. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Pantalon.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Venice road trip planner.

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Venice in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Venice are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari

2
nights
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Nuova, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cripta di San Francesco, then delve into the distant past at Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, take in the exciting artwork at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Rose. Mostra Maria, then step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Rufino.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Assisi online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Venice to Assisi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In September in Assisi, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries
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Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri
Cattedrale di San Rufino ©
Cattedrale di San Rufino

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