From historic towns to wildlife parks, Croatia has everything to fuel the wanderlust in you. The ‘Republic’ is one of the most biodiverse regions in Europe, and was visited by 16 million tourists in 2016. Croatia, a culturally rich country is a blending pot of diverse cultures. If you love watching diverse flora and fauna thrive in their natural habitat or want to learn more about Croatian culture, book an East Europe tour from Mumbai that includes a visit to the country makes sense. To help you create an itinerary, the post lists some scenic places that are a must-visit in Croatia. Take a look.
1. The Diverse ‘Plitvice Lakes National Park’
Plitvice Lakes National Park is home to some of the most diverse flora and fauna in the region. The national park is a UNESCO national heritage site and is blessed with pristine waterfalls, serene lakes, and picturesque mountains. The national park also has 16 interconnected lakes around which you can hike to learn the story behind the formation of travertine dams along the way.
2. The Mesmerizing ‘Makarska’
With its captivating beaches and colorful harbor, Makarska is one of the most popular cruise stops between Dubrovnik and Split. The city is famous for its promenade that is home to boutiques and cafes serving authentic Croatian food. When you are done exploring the city, take a ferry to Brač Island that is known for its white-pebble beach Zlatni Rat, a popular windsurfing site.
3. The Hustling and Bustling ‘Split’
Split is Croatia’s second largest city and one of the most important ports. The city is a starting point for several cruises and treks. Split is home to the magnificent UNESCO-listed Diocletian’s Palace, an ancient palace built by a Roman emperor. When visiting Split, you can also try various adventure activities such as water rafting and rock climbing.
4.The Laid Back ‘Rovinj’
Rovinj is a small fishing town located away from the hustle and bustle of the maddening city crowd. The town has several picturesque islands and woodlands that are home to diverse flora and fauna. Hike through these forests to feast on the visual treat offered by Mother Nature. You can also sunbathe at secluded spots along the coast.
Croatia is Calling: Where Are You?
These are just some of the attractions that await you in Croatia. The list of tourist attractions in Croatia is long and includes several other tourist hotspots such as Kornati Islands, Zagreb, and Peljesac Peninsula. If you are planning an international trip with friends and family, Croatia is the place to be. Book an East Europe tour package from Ahmedabad, Mumbai or any other place in India and make sure it includes a visit to the beautiful country.