12 days in Hvar & Zadar Itinerary

12 days in Hvar & Zadar Itinerary

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12 days in Hvar & Zadar Itinerary

Start: Zadar
Drive + Ferry:  4​h 15​min
1
Hvar
— 2 nights
Ferry + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Zadar
— 9 nights
End: Zadar

2
nights
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.
On the 2nd (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Tvrdalj Castle, then don't miss a visit to Stari Grad Plain, and then see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Tomic Winery, then kick back and relax at Zavala, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sveta Nedilja.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hvar trip generator.

Zadar to Hvar is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of car and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Zadar in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Hvar, with lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zadar.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Jelsa, Stari Grad, Sveta Nedilja
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Speed Boats Tours
Tvrdalj Castle ©
Tvrdalj Castle
Sveta Nedilja ©
Sveta Nedilja

9
nights
Zadar

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Relax by the water at Podvrske Beach and Simuni Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at The Church of the Holy Cross and Zadar Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Zadar: Nikola Tesla Memorial Centre (in Gospic), Murter (Beach Slanica & Cigrada Beach) and Marina Kornati (in Biograd na Moru). Spend the 4th (Tue) exploring nature at Paklenica National Park. Spend the 12th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Krsevan, take in the views from Stone Bridge and the Old Gate, and stroll through Nin's Lagoon.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Zadar vacation trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Hvar to Zadar in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Hvar in September since evenings lows in Zadar dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zadar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Nin, Murter, Simuni Beach, Marina Kornati, Paklenica National Park
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Simuni Beach ©
Simuni Beach
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross
Zadar Cathedral ©
Zadar Cathedral

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