Discover the lakes and waterfalls of Plitvice National Park on a private 18-hour tour from Dubrovnik. Located in the Dinaric Mountains of the Lika region, the park offers stunning trails that you can explore on your own, or with a pre-reserved guide.
What to Expect
Explore the karst formations of Plitvice National Park on a private full-day tour from Dubrovnik, and spend the day walking among stunning lakes and waterfalls. Founded in 1949, the park is a listed UNESCO World Heritage Site and offers a huge diversity of wildlife.
Depart from Dubrovnik early in the morning for the scenic 6-hour drive along the Adriatic to Ploce, where you will join the highway to Plitvice. Upon arrival at about Midday, enjoy a lunch of Lika regional specialties in the Licka Kuca restaurant.
Then, start your exploration of Plitvice National Park. Created over thousands of years, the picturesque waterfalls display timeless beauty according to the season. Experience the birth of a vivid rainbow under the scattered drops of a 78-meter (261-foot) waterfall. Find out why and how the lakes change colors from emerald green to azure blue.
Take an idyllic boat ride on Lake Kozjak for an alternative view of the endemic flora and fauna. Hike along some of the 11 miles (18 kilometers) of marked trails in unspoiled countryside, or relax on an electric boat or small train ride.
If you have reserved a guide, they will take you on a guided tour that lasts approximately 3 hours. Hike to 16 lakes and waterfalls, take an electric ferry boat ride across Lake Kozjak, and enjoy a panoramic train tour through the park.
Depart for Dubrovnik at around 17:00, stopping en route at the Etnoland Dalmati theme park in central Dalmatia to savor the taste of Dalmatian specialties at dinner. Then, continue your journey back to Dubrovnik.
- Transportation by vehicle determined by the number of people in your group
- Passenger insurance
- English-speaking driver
- Entrance fee for Plitvice National Park (includes bus service, boat ride, panoramic train, hiking trails, and insurance)
What's Not Included
- Meals and drinks
Know Before You Go
• Optional services and supplements: service of a guide in Plitvice National Park; lunch in Lička Kuća restaurant of Lika regional specialties; dinner in the Etnoland Dalmati theme park restaurant (Dalmatian specialties); lunch or dinner at a restaurant of your choice or recommendation of the agency/guide (service should be paid in the restaurant according to individual selection of food and drinks)
• Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes, and bring you sunglasses and hats or caps (summer), and camera