9 days in Croatia Itinerary

9 days in Croatia Itinerary

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1
Split
— 1 night
2
Hvar, Hvar Island
— 2 nights
3
Bol, Brac Island
— 1 night
4
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
5
Zagreb
— 1 night

1
night
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 17th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Historic City of Trogir. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): contemplate the long history of The Church of Saint Martin, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Split vacation planning site.

Washington DC, USA to Split is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Split is 6 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Split when traveling from Washington DC in June, with lows around 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Historic City of Trogir
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Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

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nights
Hvar, Hvar Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour and then kick back and relax at Hvar Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Spanjola, admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mekicevica Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hvar online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Split to Hvar takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. June in Hvar sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Bol.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches
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Speed Boats Tours
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

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night
Bol, Brac Island

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): stroll through Murvica Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), and then enjoy the sand and surf at Paklina Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bol attractions planner.

You can ride a ferry from Hvar to Bol in an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Bol can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Bol

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Murvica Beach
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Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)
Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Blaise, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Lokrum Island, then steep yourself in history at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Annunciation, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Lovrijenac.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik road trip website.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Bol to Dubrovnik takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Kayaking & Canoeing
Fort Lovrijenac ©
Fort Lovrijenac

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Zagreb

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 24th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then explore the world behind art at Atelier Mestrovic, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Zagreb travel route builder tool.

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Zagreb in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Zagreb when traveling from Dubrovnik in June, with lows around 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Museums · Historic Sites
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Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Cathedral of the Assumption ©
Cathedral of the Assumption

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