NP Plitvice Day Trip
NP Plitvice Day Trip
07:00 – 07:15 Meeting at the meeting point and departure
11:30 – 15:30 Sightseeing of Plitvice Lakes
16:00 – 17:00 Free time for lunch (optional)
20:00 – 20:30 Arrival in Split
The most beautiful and the most popular Croatian national park, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Get picked up at your hotel in Split to begin this exciting day trip tour out of the city. Ride in an air-conditioned shuttle for 3.5 hours as you learn about the history and bio-diversity of the national park, which is the biggest and oldest in the country. After arriving in Plitvice Lakes National Park, hop off the shuttle and begin exploring the park, marveling at the diversity of trees there: from pine to spruce to beech trees and the verdant ferns that blanket the forest floor.
The trail can be steep at times, going down as much as 300 steps, but it’s well worth it, as you’ll find out. The hiking route covers a distance of approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km), so be sure to bring comfortable shoes. Stroll along the trails, taking in the colorful wild floors that flank your way, and pass over wooden bridges that afford incredible extremely picture-worthy photos of the turquoise lakes, streams and waterfalls. Hop on an electric boat to get an even better look at the lakes, as you cruise along the clear water, the color of which feels like it’s straight out of a dreamed-up fantasy land. After the ride, keep going on foot as you marvel at the views of the higher lakes. The mountain climate makes for snow and ice across the mountains, forests, lakes and waterfalls from November to March. This park offers quite the most beautiful cycling and walking paths anywhere in Europe.
If opting to travel instead by canoe, a special permit is required. Later opt either for a bus or a train ride for the final panoramic view of the the lakes and surrounding forests. Then take 60 minutes of free time to do some more exploring or grab lunch (at own expense) at a restaurant, before returning to the shuttle for the ride back to Split where you’ll be dropped off at your hotel
- National park entrance ticket
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (optional)
- Fuel surcharge
- Local taxes
- Transport by air-conditioned Bus
- 40 € per person .
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.