9 days in Croatia Itinerary

9 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Pula
— 1 night
2
Rovinj
— 1 night
3
Opatija
— 2 nights
4
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 day
5
Zagreb
— 2 nights
6
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights

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Pula

Pula ©
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Augustus, step into the grandiose world of Kastel, then see the interesting displays at Museo Historico y Naval de Istra, then explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Debeljak Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fazana Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pula travel route builder site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Pula is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Pula can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rovinj.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Fazana Beach, Debeljak Beach
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Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Temple Of Augustus ©
Temple Of Augustus
Debeljak Beach
Debeljak Beach

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Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): indulge your taste buds at Stancija Collis.

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Traveling by car from Pula to Rovinj takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Rovinj are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Opatija.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Port of Rovinj ©
Port of Rovinj
Church of St. Euphemia ©
Church of St. Euphemia

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Opatija

Opatija ©
You'll find Opatija dotted with exquisite villas from its days as a posh Viennese resort town.
On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Jacob, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina, then get engrossed in the history at Croatian Museum of Tourism, then don't miss a visit to Maiden With The Seagull, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungo Mare.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Opatija trip planning tool.

Getting from Rovinj to Opatija by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Rovinj in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Opatija, with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Opatija

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Lungo Mare ©
Lungo Mare
The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina ©
The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina
Maiden With The Seagull ©
Maiden With The Seagull

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Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): explore the activities along Burgeti Lakes, then Head underground at Barac Caves, then explore the activities along Gavanovac Lake, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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Traveling by car from Opatija to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Zagreb.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Barac Caves ©
Barac Caves
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake

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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 25th (Thu): examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then get to know the fascinating history of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and finally kick back and relax at Recreational Sports Center Jarun.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Zagreb trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. June in Zagreb sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors
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St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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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.
Dubrovnik City Walls and Fort Lovrijenac will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at War Photo Limited and The Franciscan Church and Monastery. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Blaise, get to know the fascinating history of Lapad, and contemplate the long history of Synagogue.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik tour builder site.

You can fly from Zagreb to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Dubrovnik when traveling from Zagreb in June, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
War Photo Limited ©
War Photo Limited

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