8 days in Croatia Itinerary

8 days in Croatia Itinerary

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8 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  15​h
1
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h
2
Jadranovo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Krk Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Zagreb
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Toronto

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 15th (Tue), make a trip to Stradun, take a stroll through Old Town, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Gornji Ugao Tower. On your second day here, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, appreciate the extensive heritage of Gradske Zidine, then view the masterpieces at STJEPKO ART, and finally step off the mainland to explore Island of Lokrum.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik road trip app .

Toronto, Canada to Dubrovnik is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Toronto to Dubrovnik, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 17th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jadranovo.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Outdoors
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
Jadranovo

Jadranovo
Jadranovo is a small coastal town in the northern coast of Croatia. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stop by Kredenca Gift Shop and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Zeleni Vir.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jadranovo sightseeing tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dubrovnik to Jadranovo. In May, daytime highs in Jadranovo are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Krk Island.

Things to do in Jadranovo

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Zeleni Vir, Kredenca Gift Shop
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2
nights
Krk Island

Krk Island ©
A trip to Krk Island ensures you enjoy some Italian atmosphere and loads of Croatian culture.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Baska, then kick back and relax at Stara Baska (Old Baska), and then head off the coast to Košljun.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Krk Island online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Jadranovo to Krk Island takes an hour. May in Krk Island sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Krk Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Stara Baska (Old Baska) ©
Stara Baska (Old Baska)
Baska ©
Baska
Košljun ©
Košljun

1
night
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 20th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Mirogoj Cemetery, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad). Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Lower Town, make a trip to Tkalciceva, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Zagreb vacation planner.

Getting from Krk Island to Zagreb by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Zagreb when traveling from Krk Island in May, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games
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Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Lower Town
Lower Town
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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