60 days in Croatian Coast Itinerary

60 days in Croatian Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Croatian Coast journey planner

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Fly to Venice, Shuttle to Rovinj
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Rovinj
— 5 nights
Fly to Zadar, Taxi to Zadar
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Zadar
— 6 nights
Drive
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Vis, Island of Vis
— 3 nights
Drive
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Split
— 7 nights
Drive
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Makarska
— 4 nights
Ferry to Sumartin, Taxi to Bol
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Bol, Brac Island
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Hvar, Hvar Island
— 7 nights
Taxi to Stari Grad, Ferry to Korcula Town
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Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 6 nights
Ferry
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Dubrovnik
— 17 nights
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Rovinj

— 5 nights

Istrian Venice

Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Visiting Dolphin & Whale Watching and Jama - Grotta Baredine will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Pula Arena and Porec Old Town. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovinj: The town of Hum (in Hum), Dvigrad (in Kanfanar) and Trsat Castle (in Rijeka). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Main Street, admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi, experience rural life at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and kick back and relax at Mulini Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovinj trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Rovinj is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Rovinj. When traveling from Sydney in July, plan for much hotter days in Rovinj, with highs around 35°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Zadar.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 6:

Zadar

— 6 nights
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Rucica Beach and Šimuni Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Skradinski Buk Waterfall and Narodni trg u Zadru. Get out of town with these interesting Zadar side-trips: Krka National Park (in Skradin) and The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik (in Sibenik). On the 10th (Sun), spend a thrilling day on the water with a speed boat tour. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Zadar Cathedral, make a trip to Paseo Maritimo, look for gifts at Natura Zara, and see the interesting displays at Archaeological Museum Zadar.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Zadar tour itinerary tool.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Rovinj to Zadar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Zadar are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Vis.

Things to do in Zadar

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 6 — 12:

Vis, Island of Vis

— 3 nights
Relax by the water at Stiniva Cove and Beach Prirovo Vis. Visit and Vis Walking Tours are good opportunities to explore the local culture.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Vis online itinerary planner.

Drive from Zadar to Vis in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Zadar in July, Vis is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Split.

Things to do in Vis

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 12 — 15:

Split

— 7 nights

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Diocletian's Palace and Fortress Mirabella (Peovica). Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Velika Raduca Beach and Kasuni Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Split: Hilltop 15th Century Church of St. George in Old Town Primosten (in Primosten), Omiš (Omiš Cetina Canyon & Cetina River) and Trogir (Fishing Charters & Tours & Historic City of Trogir). Dedicate the 18th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Froggyland, see Off-Road Tours, take a stroll through Riva Harbor, and take an in-depth tour of Etnografski muzej Split.

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Drive from Vis to Split in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Split can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Makarska.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 22:

Makarska

— 4 nights
Makarska is a small city on the Adriatic coastline of Croatia, about 60km southeast of Split and 140km northwest of Dubrovnik. Get outdoors at Punta Rata Beach and Bikini Dive. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tucepi Beach and Brela Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Blue Lake (in Imotski) and Life and Ventures (in Gradac). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Peninsula of St. Peter, take in the awesome beauty at Biokovo, walk around Nature Park Biokovo, and take a leisurely stroll along Makarska Harbour.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Makarska online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Split to Makarska by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Bol.

Things to do in Makarska

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 26:

Bol, Brac Island

— 3 nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum uja and Dolina Blaca. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vidova Gora and The Island of Brac Museum - Skrip. Step out of Bol with an excursion to Fun Dive Club in Supetar--about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Stina, enjoy the sand and surf at Murvica Beach, and stroll through Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn).

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bol sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Makarska to Bol takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Bol

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 29:

Hvar, Hvar Island

— 7 nights

Croatian St. Tropez

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Spanish Fortress and Tvrdalj Castle. You'll get in some beach time at Dubovica Beach and Mekicevica Beach. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Stari Grad Plain, stroll through Mlini Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Monastery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sveta Nedilja.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hvar vacation planner.

Traveling by ferry from Bol to Hvar takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 5:

Korcula Town, Korcula Island

— 6 nights
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Let the collections at Korcula Town Museum and House of Marco Polo capture your imagination. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Pupnatska Luka Beach and Vela Przina Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Korcula Town side-trips: Plaza Divna (in Donja Vrucica) and Matusko Winery (in Potomje). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, cast your line with a fishing tour, contemplate the long history of Kula Morska Vrata, and view the masterpieces at Atelier Abel.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Korcula Town online vacation planner.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 11:

Dubrovnik

— 17 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Relax by the water at Sveti Jakov Beach and Srebreno Beach. Visiting Lokrum Island and Beach Kupari will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Dubrovnik side-trips: Cavtat (Cavtat Old Town, Church of Our Lady of the Snow, &more). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, steep yourself in history at St. John's Fortress, head off the coast to Lopud Island, and explore the ancient world of Minceta Fortress.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dubrovnik travel planning app.

You can ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In August, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 28: