11-Day Croatia Road Trip from Zagreb to Čavle, Rijeka, Opatija & Pula

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Zagreb
Ends in
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 11-day road trip through Croatia.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Croatia. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Zagreb, Čavle, Rijeka, Opatija, Pula, Zadar, and Split.

We'll help you experience the best 11 days in Croatia you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Croatia at Zagreb, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Croatia, including the stunning Nikola Tesla Technical Museum and St. Mark's Church.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the city of Zagreb, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Best Western Premier Hotel Astoria. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star The Westin Zagreb Hotel. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Hilton Garden Inn Zagreb - Radnicka. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent Museum of Contemporary Art in the city of Zagreb. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Art Park Zagreb and Mimara.

From the spectacular Fountains in the city of Zagreb to the unforgettable Pula Arena in the city of Pula, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Croatia.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Croatia. You’ll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you’ll never have a boring moment on your road trip through Croatia.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Croatia, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Croatia has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Croatia. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 10 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 10 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in Croatia fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Croatia today!

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10 nights hotel
Breakfast
11 days car rental
CDW Insurance
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Personal travel agent
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Destinations

Zagreb - city in CroatiaZagreb
Grad Pula - city in CroatiaPula
Grad Rijeka - city in CroatiaRijeka
Opatija - city in CroatiaOpatija
Zadar - city in CroatiaZadar
Split - city in CroatiaSplit

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Nikola Tesla Technical Museum, MO "Antun Mihanović", Gradska četvrt Trešnjevka - sjever, Zagreb, City of Zagreb, CroatiaNikola Tesla Technical Museum
St Mark's ChurchSt Mark's Church
Museum of Contemporary ArtMuseum of Contemporary Art
Botanical Garden of the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Mimara, Gradska četvrt Donji grad, Zagreb, City of Zagreb, CroatiaBotanical Garden of the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
BundekBundek City Park
Zoo Zagreb, Maksimir, Zagreb, City of Zagreb, CroatiaZoo Zagreb
Maksimir Park, Maksimir, Zagreb, City of Zagreb, CroatiaPark Maksimir
Ban Josip Jelačić Statue
Cathedral of Zagreb, Gradska četvrt Gornji grad - Medveščak, Zagreb, City of Zagreb, CroatiaCathedral of Zagreb
Park RibnjakPark Ribnjak
Lotrščak TowerLotrščak Tower
Museum of Broken RelationshipsMuseum of Broken Relationships
Stone GateStone Gate
Trsatski kaštelTrsat Castle
Crkva Majke Božje Trsatske, Mjesni odbor Grad Trsat, Grad Rijeka, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, CroatiaChurch of Mary of God of Trsat
Maiden with the Seagull, Grad Opatija, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, CroatiaMaiden with the Seagull
Lungomare, Grad Opatija, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, CroatiaLungomare
Park Prirode Učka, Grad Opatija, Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, CroatiaPark Prirode Učka
Pula Arena, Grad Pula, Istria County, CroatiaPula Arena
Aquarium Pula, Grad Pula, Istria County, CroatiaAquarium Pula
Forum Square, Grad Pula, Istria County, CroatiaForum Square
Temple of AugustusTemple of Augustus
Fortress Kaštel, Grad Pula, Istria County, CroatiaFortress Kaštel / Castello
Park forest Zlatni Rt, Grad Rovinj, Istria County, CroatiaPark forest Zlatni Rt
Crkva sv. Eufemija, Grad Rovinj, Istria County, CroatiaChurch of Saint Euphemia
Castle Morosini Grimani, Općina Svetvinčenat, Istria County, CroatiaCastle Morosini Grimani
People's Square, Mjesni odbor Poluotok, Zadar, Grad Zadar, Zadar County, CroatiaPeople's Square
Market Zadar, Mjesni odbor Poluotok, Zadar, Grad Zadar, Zadar County, CroatiaMarket Zadar
Sea Organ, Mjesni odbor Poluotok, Zadar, Grad Zadar, Zadar County, CroatiaSea Organ
Crkva sv DonatCrkva sv Donata
The Land Gate, Mjesni odbor Poluotok, Zadar, Grad Zadar, Zadar County, CroatiaThe Land Gate
Paklenica National ParkPaklenica National Park
Town of Biograd, Grad Biograd na Moru, Zadar County, CroatiaTown of Biograd
Krka National Park, Grad Drniš, Šibenik-Knin County, CroatiaKrka National Park
Skradinski Buk waterfall, Grad Skradin, Šibenik-Knin County, CroatiaSkradinski Buk waterfall
Fortress KlisFortress Klis
Croatia Rafting, Omiš, Grad Omiš, Split-Dalmatia County, CroatiaCroatia Rafting
Vidova GoraVidova Gora
Golden Horn Beach, Općina Bol, Split-Dalmatia County, CroatiaGolden Horn Beach
Riva, Split, Grad Split, Split-Dalmatia County, CroatiaRiva
Pećinski park GrabovačaPećinski park Grabovača
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Općina Plitvička Jezera, Lika-Senj County, CroatiaPlitvice Lakes National Park
Art Park Zagreb
Mimara, Mimara, Gradska četvrt Donji grad, Zagreb, City of Zagreb, CroatiaMimara
Fountains

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Dec 13 - Dec 23

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Day 1

Day 1 in Zagreb - Arrival Day

  • Zagreb - Arrival Day
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  • Nikola Tesla Technical Museum
  • St Mark's Church
  • Museum of Contemporary Art
  • More

Your amazing road trip adventure in Croatia begins when you reach the incredible city of Zagreb. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Zagreb is the The Westin Zagreb Hotel. This 5-star hotel is rated an average of 82.59 out of 5 stars by 2,121 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Best Western Premier Hotel Astoria. This hotel has an average rating of 88.72 out of 5 stars by 3,305 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the city of Zagreb is the Hilton Garden Inn Zagreb - Radnicka.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Zagreb, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Zagreb has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Nikola Tesla Technical Museum. This attraction is a museum and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,429 visitors.

St. Mark's Church is another popular attraction in the city of Zagreb. This unforgettable attraction is a church building and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,545 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Zagreb is Museum of Contemporary Art. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,031 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb, mekPer's. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 5,654 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb is mekPer's. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 5,654 customers.

Locals recommend Restaurant Zelen Dvor as one of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,571 customers.

Zagreb also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Zagreb is Vintage Industrial Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,500 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Zagreb is Vintage Industrial Bar. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,500 customers.

Locals also enjoy Hub Cooltura Pub. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,249 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 11-day vacation in Croatia!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Zagreb

  • Zagreb
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  • Botanical Garden of the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
  • Bundek City Park
  • Zoo Zagreb
  • Park Maksimir
  • Ban Josip Jelačić Statue
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On day 2 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the region of City of Zagreb. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Botanical Garden of the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Bundek City Park, Zoo Zagreb, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the region of City of Zagreb is Botanical Garden of the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb. This incredible attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 5,744 visitors.

Bundek City Park is another popular attraction you'll visit in the region of City of Zagreb. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 14,103 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the region of City of Zagreb is Zoo Zagreb. This amazing attraction is a zoo and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 20,991 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Park Maksimir. This park and place of interest is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 16,116 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Ban Josip Jelačić Statue. This is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 18,275 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Zagreb.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb, like Dubravkin put. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,365 customers.

Dubravkin put is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Zagreb. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,365 customers.

Locals enjoy Cheese Bar, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Zagreb. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,097 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Zagreb, Swanky Monkey Garden. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,237 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Swanky Monkey Garden. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,237 customers.

Dubravkin put is another of the best bars in the city of Zagreb. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,365 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Croatia!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Zagreb and Čavle

  • Zagreb
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  • Cathedral of Zagreb
  • Park Ribnjak
  • Lotrščak Tower
  • Museum of Broken Relationships
  • Stone Gate
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Day 3 of your road trip through Croatia gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Cathedral of Zagreb, Park Ribnjak, Lotrščak Tower, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in City of Zagreb is the amazing Cathedral of Zagreb. This attraction is a catholic cathedral that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 15,886 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible park, Park Ribnjak. This popular fortified tower and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,867 visitors.

The spectacular Museum of Broken Relationships is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 5,324 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Stone Gate. This attraction is a popular city gate that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 5,125 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Croatia’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Croatia. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Čavle, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Čavle is the 3-star Hotel Florian & Godler.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restoran Aerosteak, one of the best restaurants in the city of Čavle. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 962 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Croatia!

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Day 4

Day 4 in Rijeka, Opatija, and Pula

  • Pula
  • Rijeka
  • Opatija
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  • Trsat Castle
  • Church of Mary of God of Trsat
  • Maiden with the Seagull
  • Lungomare
  • Park Prirode Učka
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Day 4 of your road trip through Croatia gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Rijeka is the amazing Trsat Castle. This attraction is a castle and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 9,342 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Church of Mary of God of Trsat. This church and travel destination has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,240 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Rijeka is another excellent way to spend your new day in Croatia. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Croatia’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets. With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Croatia’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Croatia’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Maiden with the Seagull in the town of Opatija for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a sculpture and has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,444 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the town of Opatija is the outstanding Lungomare. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,592 visitors, the remarkable Lungomare deserves a spot on travelers' bucket lists.

We also recommend a visit to the popular Park Prirode Učka. This attraction, a stunning park, has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 4,012 travelers.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Pula.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Pula is the 3-star hotel Hotel Milan. This hotel has an average rating of 90.7 out of 5 stars by 214 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Pula City Center Accommodation is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Pula.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Veritas Food&Wine, one of the best restaurants in the city of Pula. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,550 customers.

Locals also recommend Veritas Food&Wine as one of the best restaurants in the city of Pula. Veritas Food&Wine is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,550 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Pula is Pizzeria Jupiter. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 7,601 customers.

After dinner, visit Rock Bar Mimoza, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Pula. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 613 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Rock Bar Mimoza. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 613 customers.

Alternatively, The Shipyard Pub is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Pula. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,622 customers.

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Day 5

Day 5 in Pula

  • Pula
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  • Pula Arena
  • Aquarium Pula
  • Forum Square
  • Temple of Augustus
  • Fortress Kaštel / Castello
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On day 5 of your road trip through Croatia, you’ll explore the city of Pula, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Pula Arena, Aquarium Pula, Forum Square, and more. This hotel has an average rating of 90.7 out of 5 stars by 214 guests.

The best luxury hotel option in the city of Pula is the 4-star Pula City Center Accommodation.

Our flexible booking system will automatically provide you with the best alternatives if these hotels are not available.

You'll have easy access to popular travel destinations in the city of Pula, like the outstanding Pula Arena. This attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 48,476 visitors.

Aquarium Pula is another popular attraction you could visit in the city of Pula. This incredible attraction is an aquarium and has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,975 visitors.

One of the best attractions you could visit in the city of Pula is the extraordinary Forum Square.

As the day moves along, one attraction you’ll probably want to visit is the incredible Temple of Augustus. Around 7,999 visitors have given Temple of Augustus archaeological site an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Today you'll also have the opportunity to spend some time at the fantastic Fortress Kaštel / Castello. Fortress Kaštel / Castello is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,225 travelers.

Come to Pula prepared by adding some tours and tickets to your vacation package. Book this experience, or discover other popular activities you can do on this day in Pula.

After a day of exploring, try one of the best restaurants in the city of Pula.

We recommend you eat at a delicious restaurant that locals enjoy, like Grill bar Campo, after your day of exploring the city of Pula. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,879 customers.

Bistro Alighieri is another of the best restaurants in the city of Pula. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,688 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Pula is Hook & Cook Pula. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,587 customers.

Locals recommend Hook & Cook Pula, one of the best bars in the city of Pula, for a refreshing evening drink to finish your day. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,587 customers.

Alternatively, you could choose another of the most popular bars in the city of Pula, Hook & Cook Pula. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,587 customers.

Old City Bar Pula is also one of the best bars in the city of Pula. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,368 customers.

It's a perfect place to relax and enjoy another amazing evening in Croatia.

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Day 6

Day 6 in Istria and Zadar

  • Zadar
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  • Park forest Zlatni Rt
  • Church of Saint Euphemia
  • Castle Morosini Grimani
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Day 6 of your road trip through Croatia gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Park forest Zlatni Rt, Church of Saint Euphemia, Castle Morosini Grimani, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Istria County is the amazing Park forest Zlatni Rt. This attraction is a park that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 5,322 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible church, Church of Saint Euphemia. This travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,264 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Croatia’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Croatia. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Zadar, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Zadar is the 3-star Hotel Porto.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Hotel Kolovare is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Zadar.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restoran 4 Kantuna, one of the best restaurants in the city of Zadar. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,300 customers.

Locals also recommend Restoran 4 Kantuna as one of the best restaurants in the city of Zadar. Restoran 4 Kantuna is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,300 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Zadar is Restoran 4 Kantuna. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,300 customers.

After dinner, visit Deja Brew Pub Zadar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Zadar. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 735 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Deja Brew Pub Zadar. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 735 customers.

Alternatively, Deja Brew Pub Zadar is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Zadar. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 735 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Croatia!

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Day 7

Day 7 in Zadar

  • Zadar
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  • People's Square
  • Market Zadar
  • Sea Organ
  • Crkva sv Donata
  • The Land Gate
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On day 7 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Zadar. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible People's Square, Market Zadar, Sea Organ, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Zadar is People's Square. This incredible attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 5,215 visitors.

Market Zadar is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Zadar. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,029 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Zadar is Sea Organ. This amazing attraction is a tide organ and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 47,400 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Crkva sv. Donata. This church building and place of interest is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 8,253 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic The Land Gate. This is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 4,150 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Zadar.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Zadar, like Trattoria Mediterraneo. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 762 customers.

Trattoria Mediterraneo is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Zadar. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 762 customers.

Locals enjoy Trattoria Mediterraneo, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Zadar. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 762 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Zadar, Beach Bar Bamboo. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,578 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Beach Bar Bamboo. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,578 customers.

Beach Bar Bamboo is another of the best bars in the city of Zadar. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,578 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Croatia!

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Day 8

Day 8 in Zadar, Šibenik-Knin, and Split

  • Split
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  • Paklenica National Park
  • Town of Biograd
  • Krka National Park
  • Skradinski Buk waterfall
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You’ll have time to visit two of the most popular areas in Croatia on day 8 of your road trip.

One of the best places to explore is Paklenica National Park. This excellent attraction is a park that has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 4,784 visitors. Around 2,440 travelers rated this attraction with 4.6 out of 5 stars.

To experience the local culture, see Croatia’s best attractions, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in Croatia. You also get to admire popular places of interest. Don't miss out on this opportunity to experience something special in Zadar County.

You could then travel to Krka National Park for some unforgettable sightseeing experience in the region of Šibenik-Knin County. This popular attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 49,810 visitors. This outstanding waterfall has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 8,077 travelers.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Split.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Split is the 4-star hotel Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Split.

Or, you could enjoy a stay at an exclusive 5-star hotel. The Atrium Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Split.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Split, Perivoj restoran i kavana. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,279 customers.

Locals recommend Perivoj restoran i kavana as one of the best restaurants in the city of Split. Perivoj restoran i kavana is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,279 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Split is Perivoj restoran i kavana. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,279 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in the city of Split, Perivoj restoran i kavana. This popular bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,279 customers.

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like Perivoj restoran i kavana. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,279 customers.

Perivoj restoran i kavana is a popular bar that locals recommend in the city of Split. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,279 customers.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through Croatia with a toast!

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Day 9

Day 9 in Split-Dalmatia and Split

  • Split
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  • Fortress Klis
  • Croatia Rafting
  • Vidova Gora
  • Golden Horn Beach
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On day 9 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the region of Split-Dalmatia County. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Fortress Klis, Vidova Gora, Golden Horn Beach, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the region of Split-Dalmatia County is Fortress Klis. This incredible attraction is a fortress and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 6,968 visitors.

Vidova Gora is another popular attraction you'll visit in the region of Split-Dalmatia County. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 5,013 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the region of Split-Dalmatia County is Golden Horn Beach. This amazing attraction is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 19,515 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Split.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Split, like Fig Split. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,263 customers.

Fig Split is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Split. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,263 customers.

Locals enjoy Fig Split, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Split. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,263 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Split, Makarun Split. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 532 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Makarun Split. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 532 customers.

Makarun Split is another of the best bars in the city of Split. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 532 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Croatia!

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Day 10

Day 10 in Split, Lika-Senj, and Zagreb

  • Zagreb
  • Split
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  • Riva
  • Pećinski park Grabovača
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park
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Day 10 of your road trip through Croatia gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Split is the amazing Riva. This attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 20,119 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Split is another excellent way to spend your new day in Croatia. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Croatia’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets. With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Croatia’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Croatia’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Pećinski park Grabovača in the region of Lika-Senj County for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a protected area and has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 994 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Plitvice Lakes National Park. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 86,301 visitors, the remarkable Plitvice Lakes National Park deserves a spot on travelers' bucket lists.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Zagreb.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Zagreb is the 4-star hotel Best Western Premier Hotel Astoria. This hotel has an average rating of 88.72 out of 5 stars by 3,305 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel The Westin Zagreb Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Zagreb. This hotel is rated an average of 82.59 out of 5 stars by 2,121 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel Hilton Garden Inn Zagreb - Radnicka.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restoran Vegehop, one of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 760 customers.

Locals also recommend Restoran Vegehop as one of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb. Restoran Vegehop is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 760 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Zagreb is Vinodol. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,410 customers.

After dinner, visit Valhalla beer bar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Zagreb. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,010 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Valhalla beer bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,010 customers.

Alternatively, BarBar XXL is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Zagreb. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 924 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Croatia!

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Day 11

Day 11 in Zagreb - Departure Day

  • Zagreb - Departure Day
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  • Art Park Zagreb
  • Mimara
  • Fountains
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Day 11 of your road trip in Croatia is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Zagreb before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Art Park Zagreb is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Zagreb. This park and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,444.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Mimara art museum is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 2,073 reviews.

You can also stop at Fountains park to capture the beauty and wonder of Zagreb one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,032.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Zagreb before you conclude your short European break.

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Zagreb at Boban before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,445 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Boban for your last chance at a meal in the city of Zagreb. The Boban restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,445 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try Submarine Burger Frankopanska. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,795 customers.

You’ll then say farewell to Croatia and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Croatia!

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