11 days in Croatia Itinerary

11 days in Croatia Itinerary

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Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
2
Split
— 2 nights
3
Plitvice Lakes National Park
— 1 night
4
Zagreb
— 2 nights
5
Rovinj
— 2 nights

2
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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 is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit Old Town, contemplate the long history of The Franciscan Church and Monastery, step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Blaise.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Dubrovnik itinerary planner.

Boston, USA to Dubrovnik is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Boston to Dubrovnik, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in October; daily highs in Dubrovnik reach 70°F and lows reach 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Tours · Wineries
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

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Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 15th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, then don't miss a visit to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Pjaca, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Split itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Dubrovnik to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October in Split, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Wine Tours & Tastings
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

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night
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
On the 17th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Gavanovac Lake, explore the activities along Ciginovac Lake, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park, then admire the sheer force of Milanovacki Slap, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Plitvice Lakes National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Zagreb.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks · Nature
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake
Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi

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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.
On the 18th (Fri), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, make a trip to Tkalciceva, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mirogoj Cemetery, then see the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum, and finally wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our 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. In October, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Rovinj.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
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St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Room Escape Games
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
On the 20th (Sun), take a stroll through Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Euphemia, then delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally put a fun spin on your tour with Truffle Hunting. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Porec Old Town, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Euphrasius Basilica, and then relax in the rural setting at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rovinj road trip planning site.

Drive from Zagreb to Rovinj in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Zagreb in October since evenings lows in Rovinj dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Porec, Amphitheatre de Pula, Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Truffle Hunting
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Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Old Town ©
Old Town
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town

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