The Best Holidays in Croatia
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Holidays in Croatia are a popular option with travellers from across the globe. The country is known for its pleasant climate, stunning natural landscapes, fantastic beaches and fascinating historic sites. It is also known for its wine and food, as well as its welcoming people. During your stay, you will have time to visit incredible locations and points of interest, which include Plitvice Lakes National Park, Diocletian's Palace and the walls of Dubrovnik's old town district.
Built in the 2nd century CE during the reign of Roman emperor Diocletian, this stunning palace is one of the most unique attractions you can visit during your Croatia holidays. You can stop off for a coffee to sip on while you explore and admire the millennia-old arches and columns.
Dubrovnik is one of the true nightlife hotspots in Croatia and a must-visit location for any traveller looking to party the night away. One of the most unique spots you can visit is the Buža Bar. Its name translates to the hole in the wall, which is accurate since it is cut into a set of cliffs that face the sea.
Built in a Neo-Gothic style, Trakoš?an Castle is one of the most stunning structures that you can visit during your holidays in Croatia. The current appearance of the castle dates to the 19th century when major renovations were conducted, but its history goes back to the 12th century.
Known for its magical waterfalls and 16 stunning lakes, Plitvice Lakes National Park is another beautiful area of Croatia that you must see for yourself. There are many footpaths that you can take for an enjoyable walk, and there is an electric boat available that can take you across Kozjak Lake.
Located in Zagreb, the Museum of Contemporary Art is one of the top cultural institutions in Croatia. This amazing facility is home to a collection of abstract geometric works and computer art that was created from the 1950s to the 1970s.
The Marinus Beach Hotel 4* is a perfect option for holidays in Croatia spent exploring unspoilt beaches, stunning landscapes and important historical sites. The on-site spa is renowned for its signature Marinus massage that is sure to have you feeling relaxed after a day spent seeing the sights. You will also love the infinity pool, the Oblica Restaurant and the accommodation's inviting beach bar, where you can grab a refreshing drink.
You set yourself up well for amazing holidays in Croatia when you book your stay at the D-Resort Šibenik 4*. You will love waking up to stunning views of the Adriatic Sea and taking advantage of great on-site amenities such as a well-equipped spa and a 220-square-metre swimming pool. The property is located just 3 kilometres from the historic town of Šibenik, which is renowned for its UNESCO World Heritage Site-listed medieval quarter.
The Labranda Velaris 4* is another one of our top recommendations for holidays in Croatia spent on the Adriatic Sea. The property is located close to the beach and features a lavish wellness area as well as an outdoor swimming pool. During your getaway, you will have five incredible room options to choose from for an offer that is based on a half-board stay.
The Coast & Cities of Croatia package is a great option for any traveller who wants to experience all of the highlights of this amazing country. This 7-night adventure with take you to areas that include Zagreb, Zadar, Plitvice National Park and the charming seaside town of Split. Along the way, you will stay at a series of carefully selected hotels that feature a range of luxury amenities.
Selecting the Self-Drive Grand Tour of Croatia package is another great option for a holiday spent exploring the stunning beauty and vibrant communities of this acclaimed European region. This 8-day road trip kicks off in historic Dubrovnik before you head off to locations that include Split, Trogir and Biograd na Moru. Each night, you will be comfortably accommodated in a selection of hand-picked hotels, with breakfast included each morning to help you start your day.
Given its temperate climate with mild winters and summers that are warm and dry, Croatia is a great year-round destination. For those who want to visit during the warmest months, the best time to go is between June and August.
The largest major airport in Croatia is Zagreb, with other hubs located in Dubrovnik, Split and Zadar. Flights from the UK to the region are regularly available, with an average in-air time of around two and a half hours for non-stop bookings. Upon landing, your ground transportation options for travelling to your hotel and around the area include bus routes, taxis, ferries and car hire.
Given the diverse number of things to see and do in Croatia, we recommend booking holidays of at least five days. Longer trips are also highly rewarding for those who have the time to do so.
Our travel expert has plenty of positive things to say about Croatia. The country is famed for its scenery, beaches, dining, historic sites and nightlife and is also popular due to its relative affordability. These are just a few reasons to book your best stay today. We are confident that you will be impressed with our list of current offers for this wonderful European gem on the Adriatic Sea. Its world-class sights and sounds await your arrival.
FAQ Holidays Croatia
The Marko Polo Hotel 4* has a stunning view on the sea and the town of Korcula which is just 10-minute walk away. Enjoy comfortable room, a 1000m² wellness area, sandy and pebble beaches and watersports activities. Enjoy a stay in Hotel Olea 4* , a modern and stylish hotel near Novalja with outdoor pool, sauna and steam room, massage treatments and buffet restaurant to discover the Dalmatian cuisine !
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Generally speaking, you can go to Croatia from May to September. On the coast, the Mediterranean climate even allows you to come in spring.