8 days in Croatia Itinerary

8 days in Croatia Itinerary

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8 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Zagreb
1
Zagreb
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Split
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Zagreb

1
night
Zagreb

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take a stroll through Upper Town (Gornji Grad), then see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally get your game on at Karting Arena Zagreb. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Zagreb trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Zagreb. In February, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Fun & Games Tours
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Room Escape Games
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)

1
night
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 5th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church Of St. Roch, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Saint Domnius, then make a trip to Gaspina mlinica, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Split tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Zagreb in February: high temperatures in Split hover around 15°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Church Of St. Roch, Gaspina mlinica
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Gaspina mlinica ©
Gaspina mlinica

3
nights
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Take a break from Korcula Town with a short trip to Ethno Museum Barilo in Blato, about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Revelin Tower, learn about winemaking at Lovric Winery, admire the landmark architecture of Church Sveti Petar, and get engrossed in the history at Bishop's Treasury Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Korcula Town vacation planner.

Drive from Split to Korcula Town in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in February, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Korcula Island, Lumbarda, Ethno Museum Barilo
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Revelin Tower ©
Revelin Tower
Ethno Museum Barilo ©
Ethno Museum Barilo
Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls

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 9th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Rector's Palace and then wander the streets of Old Town. On your second day here, step off the mainland to explore Island of Lokrum, don't miss a visit to Pile Gate, get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, then admire the striking features of Franjevacki Crkva Male Brace, then contemplate the long history of The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Art by Stjepko.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik itinerary app .

You can drive from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 3 hours. In February, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum

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