Fri. Nov 22nd, 2019

8 Places to visit in Croatia

Places to visit in Croatia

Places to visit in Croatia

After the thrilling FIFA World Cup 2018, Croatia turned out to be the dream destinations for many football fans. But, other than that, Croatia has always been that sizzling and blissful country with several attractions listed in the UNESCO world heritage list. Not only it is beautiful, but also the heritage value, cultural value, and dramatic history tell the beautiful journey of the country. It is home to many museums, art galleries, and other art forms.  The Venetian-era stone buildings invite tourists with open arms to witness their might and strength. The sunny beaches invite adventure lovers who love water sports to make most of the unspoiled nature in the country. So, if you are planning to visit this sizzling country, then we have listed some of the best places you can visit in Croatia and make your journey memorable. Also, you can book your fight using Oyo Coupon Code at discounted prices to make your journey memorable.

Dubrovnik Old Town Walls

Have you seen Fan movie which was a Shah Rukh Khan thriller? The chase of Shah Rukh Khan and his fan sequence was shot here at this very place. Not only Dubrovnik is an elegant tourist destination, but it is also declared as a UNESCO world heritage site. With the old town and the big mighty defensive walls, this city is something one should explore while walking and strolling in the streets. Go up to the walls and enjoy amazing views of Adriatic Sea- best thing to do hands down.

Diocletian Palace

 Croatia’s second biggest city, Split has grown up within the premises surrounded by the ancient Roman walls of Diocletian’s Palace. It was built by the Roman Emperor Diocletian. Staring at the Adriatic Sea, the palace has four monumental gates- three of them are from the land and the last one opens directly from water. You can witness Peristyle and Cathedral of St. Domnius within the walls. The old town has also been declared as a UNESCO world heritage site.

Hvar Town

If you are planning to go to Croatia, then visiting the Dalmatian Islands is something you can’t afford to miss. And among those islands, Hvar is the most blissful one. Known for some of the best country’s hotels and delicious seafood, this is one of the most fashionable towns in Croatia. The old town is car-free and has an ancient cathedral, a fishing harbor, and a hilltop fortress. It is a popular destination among many celebrities and people come here to enjoys the sunny beaches and do some watersports.

 

Plitvice National Park

Plitvice National Park is one of the most visited tourist attraction of Croatia. With lush green forest hillsides which surround 16 emerald-blue lakes. Not only lakes, but you can also witness some of the beautiful waterfalls there. Wooden bridges and footpaths can give you a journey in the park. You can also enjoy boat rides in the lakes. Not only the lush greenery but also the animals like wolves and bears keep you on the hook.

Gornji Grad

Without visiting the Croatian capital, Zagreb, your trip to Croatia won’t complete. Especially Zagreb’s Gornji Grad which is a great place to visit. The tourist attractions like a cathedral with Neo-Gothic façade and twin steeples, the Croatian Sabor, the Church of St. Mark, and the 13th-century Tower of Lotrščak you can explore there. Don’t forget to visit the Museum of Broken Relationships at the place.

Romanesque Churches

A car-free town which is built on a little peninsula, Zadar invites the tourist from all around the world just to offer some picturesque views of Romanesque churches. These churches were built between the 9th and 13th centuries. The churches have many religious paintings and also ornate golden treasures. You can also check out the 9th-century pre-Romanesque Church of St. Donatus, the 11th-century Church of St. Mary, and the Cathedral of Anastasia and the Church of St. Chrysogonus. Moreover, you can witness the Museum of Ancient Glass, the Sea Organ, and the Greeting to the Sun.

 Rovinj

Rovinj is another tourist attraction one can visit in Croatia. Located on the Istrian peninsula, this seaside town consists of pastel-colored houses with a beautiful fishing harbor. There is also a hilltop church with a huge bell tower. In addition to this you can easily book hotel near to this place by using Goibibo Coupons at reasonable prices. The beaches are soothing and pristine and Batana Eco-Museum is one of the most popular tourist attractions in this town. You can go and visit some art galleries and enjoy seafood at the beaches.

Korčula Town

On the island of Korčula, Korčula Town is one of the major settlements there. The town is protected by medieval walls and towers. Built in the herringbone pattern, the car-free alleys are windy and strolling through them is an enjoyable experience. The old aristocratic stone buildings are something you can explore which were built during the Venetian rule. You can also visit Marco Polo house and enjoy the moreška sword dance on summer evenings.

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