9 days in Croatia Itinerary

9 days in Croatia Itinerary

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9 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h
1
Dubrovnik
— 2 nights
ferry:  4​h 30​min
2
Split
— 2 nights
3
Zadar
— 4 nights
End: London

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take a stroll through Old Town.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip itinerary planner .

London, UK to Dubrovnik is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to Dubrovnik, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in May, with highs in Dubrovnik at 26°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum

2
nights
Split

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 12th (Tue), do a tasting at Putalj Winery, then walk around Marjan Park, and then examine the collection at Live Museum Split.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Split online tour planner .

Take a bus from Dubrovnik to Split in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You will leave for Zadar on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Split

Wineries Parks Wildlife
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Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park
Live Museum Split ©
Live Museum Split

4
nights
Zadar

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Church of St. Donat and Iglesia de San Elias - St Elias Church. Step off the beaten path and head to Zadar Land City Gates and Jadro Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Cigrada Beach in Murter (about 1h 15 min away). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Permanent Exhibition of Religion Art, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Chrysogonus Church, and explore the fascinating underground world of Modric Cave (Modric Spilja).

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Zadar journey maker app .

Drive from Split to Zadar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Split in May since evenings lows in Zadar dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zadar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cigrada Beach, Jadro Beach, Modric Cave (Modric Spilja)
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Church of St. Donat ©
Church of St. Donat
Zadar Land City Gates ©
Zadar Land City Gates

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