14 days in Croatia Itinerary

14 days in Croatia Itinerary

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14 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Calgary
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Split
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 1 night
ferry + Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Rijeka
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Zagreb
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Calgary

2
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Relax by the water at Punta Rata Beach and Dubovica. Discover out-of-the-way places like Museum uja and Froggyland. Step out of Split with an excursion to Fishing Charters & Tours in Trogir--about 36 minutes away. There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic and don't miss a visit to Gaspina mlinica.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Split travel route planner.

Calgary, Canada to Split is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and ferry. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Calgary to Split due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Calgary in May: high temperatures in Split hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Dubovica Beach, Gaspina mlinica, Punta Rata Beach, Fishing Charters & Tours, Museum uja
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Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Museum uja ©
Museum uja
Punta Rata Beach ©
Punta Rata Beach

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum and Vlaho Bukovac House. Take a break from the city and head to Sveti Jakov Beach and Lopud Island. Go for a jaunt from Dubrovnik to Cavtat to see Cavtat Cemetery about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, steep yourself in history at Dominican Monastery, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and see the interesting displays at Love Stories Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik online holiday planner .

Getting from Split to Dubrovnik by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Cavtat
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Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Vlaho Bukovac House ©
Vlaho Bukovac House
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola ©
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola

1
night
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 30th (Sat), make a trip to Kula Svih Svetih, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at House of Marco Polo.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Korcula Town online day trip planner .

Getting from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town by car takes about 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Korcula Town can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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House of Marco Polo ©
House of Marco Polo
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral
Kula Svih Svetih ©
Kula Svih Svetih

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): explore the activities along Gradinsko Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Sastavci, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Rastoke. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Veliki Slap, then admire the sheer force of Mali Buk, then explore the activities along Okrugljak Lake, and finally admire the sheer force of The Lower Lakes.

Plan my day in Plitvice Lakes National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Korcula Town to Plitvice Lakes National Park by combination of ferry and car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rijeka.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rastoke
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Rastoke ©
Rastoke
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Veliki Slap
Veliki Slap

1
night
Rijeka

Rijeka ©
Rijeka is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia (after Zagreb and Split). On the 2nd (Tue), stroll around The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina, then contemplate the long history of Kastav, then see the interesting displays at Peek & Poke Computer Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Trsat Castle.

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You can drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rijeka in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Rijeka, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zagreb.

Things to do in Rijeka

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina
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Kastav ©
Kastav
Trsat Castle ©
Trsat Castle
Peek & Poke Computer Museum ©
Peek & Poke Computer Museum

3
nights
Zagreb

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Trakoscan Castle (Dvor Trakoscan) and Porta di Pietra (Kamenita Vrata) will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Croatian Museum of Naive Art and Atelier Mestrovic capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, make a trip to Tunel Gric, see the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum, and wander the streets of Lower Town.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Zagreb sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Rijeka to Zagreb in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Zagreb when traveling from Rijeka in June, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trip

Trakoscan Castle (Dvor Trakoscan)
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Trakoscan Castle (Dvor Trakoscan) ©
Trakoscan Castle (Dvor Trakoscan)
Croatian Museum of Naive Art ©
Croatian Museum of Naive Art

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