Put on your walking shoes and prepare to scour old towns, historical sites, and natural landscapes on your Croatia holiday. Indulge in the perfect blend of the old and the new and unravel the country’s rich history. Who knows, you might be able to discover something new, just like Croatia’s alleged most famous resident, Marco Polo.
Visit one of the most interesting places in Croatia, Istria, where elegant hotels fuse with historic Roman ruins. Delight in the various stunning sights and landscapes in the gulf region of Kvarner, or see rare species of wildlife in the national parks, Risjnak and Plitvice Lakes. Got a thing for edible fungi? Set your holiday from July to November, in time for Truffle Days, and endlessly indulge in this sought-after culinary treat.
Craving for more of Croatia? Head to Dalmatia and enjoy a plethora of sights and sounds. If you want to discover a hidden paradise, visit Zadar and its uninhabited islands; you’ll find lots of seaside resorts here too. Other must-sees are the island of Hvar in the Split region, the walled city of Dubrovnik, and the island town of Novalja, which boasts of a vibrant nightlife.
What’s a Croatia holiday without a stopover at its capital Zagreb? Explore the city known for its charming European atmosphere matched by a modern flair, and discover why it’s often compared to various European destinations such as Budapest and Prague. See the city come alive in July, when the world’s best dancers participate in the annual Dance Week Festival, which is one of the city’s tourist attractions.