8 days in Croatia Itinerary

8 days in Croatia Itinerary

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8 days in Croatia Itinerary

Start: Cluj-Napoca
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Dubrovnik
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Korcula Town, Korcula Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Split
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Rovinj
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Cluj-Napoca

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Cavtat Seaside Promenade and War Photo Limited. Venture out of the city with trips to Cavtat Cemetery (in Cavtat) and Stonske zidine - Ulaz (in Ston). There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, wander the streets of Lapad, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Blaise.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip planner.

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Dubrovnik is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Dubrovnik when traveling from Cluj-Napoca in September, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Cavtat, Stonske zidine - Ulaz
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Cavtat Cemetery ©
Cavtat Cemetery
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Room Escape Games

1
night
Korcula Town, Korcula Island

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): stop by Kasiopea, then make a trip to Korcula Old City, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Korcula Town trip planner.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town in 3 hours. In September in Korcula Town, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Korcula Island
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St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City

1
night
Split

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): get interesting insight from Tours and then wander the streets of Riva Harbor.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Split travel planner.

Traveling by car from Korcula Town to Split takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rovinj.

Things to do in Split

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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River Rafting & Tubing
Riva Harbor ©
Riva Harbor

2
nights
Rovinj

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
On the 12th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Jama - Grotta Baredine, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Euphrasius Basilica, then make a trip to Port of Rovinj, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Tito's Park and then admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rovinj sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by car from Split to Rovinj takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovinj

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Porec, Pula
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Jama - Grotta Baredine ©
Jama - Grotta Baredine
Tito's Park ©
Tito's Park
Arco dei Sergi ©
Arco dei Sergi

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