Take an advantage of group transfer from Zagreb to Split with a sightseeing tour of NP Plitvice Lakes. At agreed time, our tour guide / driver will pick you up in Zagreb to start comfortable ride to the national park Plitvice Lakes. On our way, first stop will be a visit to the Homeland War memorial in Turanj. The collection is set up on a battlefield of the worst fights of Croatian army which defended Karlovac and proves the importance of Turanj as an advance guard for Karlovac since the period of Ottoman Empire. After this intriguing history lesson enjoy short stop for a coffe in Rastoke. This village respresents an excellent introduction to the Plitvice Lakes as this location is often called as „Small Lakes of Plitvice“ because both destinations are connected with the same river. Apart from astonishing natural beauties, Rastoke are best known for its little waterfalls along the Slunjčica river and well-preserved mills and houses which represent the unique style of this region.
Once arriving to Plitvice Lakes national park, begins your adventure of discovering the whole park area accompanied by our knowledgeable tour guide. This park consists of 16 terraced lakes, formed by natural travertine dams. Depending on the angle of the sun’s rays and the mineral makeup of the water, lakes change colors throughout the day, from bright turquoise to gray. Enjoy the walk and be amazed with the preserved nature of the area. After the tour your tour guide will take you to the local restaurant where you can taste traditional dishes of this area (optional). He will gladly make some recommendations for food, drinks or even suvenirs. After the lunch, starts your pleasant drive to your final drop off location in Split.
- 08:00 Pick Up in Zagreb
- 09:00 Visiting Homeland War Museum in Turanj
- 10:00 – 11:00 Coffee break and short visit of Rastoke
- 11:30 – 15:30 Guided sightseeing tour of the NP Plitvice Lakes
- 16:00 – 17:00 Time for lunch
- 20:00 – 20:30 Arrival in Split
Possibly the itinerary may be adjusted due to traffic, flooded trails in the park or bad weather conditions.
DOOR-TO-DOOR transfer service – pick up at all main hotels and private accommodation in Zagreb reachable by tour bus
(If the accommodation is situated in pedestrian zone or is not reachable by the tour bus, the pick up will be at closest reachable point – please contact us by mail to arrange the details for the most convenient meeting point for you)
MAIN BUS MEETING POINT is used for accommodation within the pedestrian zone of Zagreb old town.
LUGGAGE LIMITATIONS: On the tour, each participant is welcome to bring one suitcase and one hand luggage. The luggage will be safely stored in the vehicle during tour.
Passengers are recommended to bring comfortable items such as comfortable closed walking shoes, sportswear, snacks, water and most definitely a camera to take some amazing photos.
It is also reccomended to bring a jacket/warm sweater and umbrella/raincoat due to unpredictable weather conditions in the area (subject to the season and weather forecast).
Tour is not recommended for children younger than 3 years and people with mobility issues as tour includes walking on uneven surfaces.
Please be advised that due to the geographical position and frequent local weather changes, the weather conditions in the Plitvice Lakes National Park may be much different than in other parts of the country. Please check the weather conditions in the park day before the tour and make sure to dress appropriately.