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Plitvice Lakes National Park Small-Group Day Trip from Split

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Pack in a full overview of Croatia's natural beauty on this guided hiking tour of Plitvice Lakes National Park. Visit the park’s waterfalls and enjoy a lake cruise and scenic tram ride, with plenty of photo opportunities along the way. Save time by letting a guide take care of the itinerary and navigating the large park’s hiking trails. After the tour is over, purchase a Croatian-style lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Explore with a guide: You won’t lose track of sights or get lost in a large park 
  • Cruise Lower Lakes, hike to Upper Lakes, and see waterfalls
  • Purchase a Croatian-style lunch at a local restaurant
  • Return transportation from Split include for an added conevnience
What to Expect
Get an early start with a morning pickup from your select Split hotel. From there, hop inside a minivan and meet your small group for the drive to Plitvice.

Arrive at the park and begin a hike along the boardwalk. As you walk around the park, stop for photo ops of the lakes, waterfalls, and canyons. Make your way to Upper Lakes and get close to wildlife like brown bears, mink, or wild boar—if you’re lucky.

Your guide waits at checkpoints, ensuring a healthy pace and that no one is left behind.

Then, take a sightseeing cruise around the Lower Lakes, passing towering Veliki Slap waterfall, Croatia’s largest.

Opt for a Croatian-style lunch at a local restaurant (own expense) before the journey back to Split. End the tour with a drop-off at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Obala Lazareta, 21000, Split, Croatia

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up possible from several hotels in Split and tourist information center in Stobrec, on request. Please contact the tour operator prior to your travel date if you require this service.
Departure Time
7:15 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Transport in air-conditioned luxury vehicle with WiFi
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Split selected area on request
  • Professional guide
  • Boat ride
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Insurance
  • Rain ponchos in case of bad weather
  • Entrance fee
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Plitvice Lakes National Park
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wear casual clothes and comfortable shoes for walking if possible
  • If you are taking a tour in spring, autumn or winter, don’t forget to bring warm clothes and an umbrella
  • Bring a snack and water with you to make your trip as comfortable as possible
  • Guests must be at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior the departure
  • Entrance fee (In period from 01.04. - 31.05. and 01.10. - 31.10. => Adults: 100 HRK, Children from 7-18 years old: 50 HRK, Students: 75 HRK; In period from 01.06. - 30.09. => Adults: 250 HRK, Children from 7-18 years old: 120HRK, Students: 160 HRK). Entrance to the Park for children under 7 years old is free.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Sugaman tours keeps the right to alter or adjust the itinerary due to traffic, or bad weather conditions
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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If your in split you have to go to the national park, It is so incredibly beautiful. If possible go with Petar Pulic who was an amazing tour guide. He is so helpful and knowledgeable about the tour. When I go back I will do this tour again!
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I was so lucky to have Petar to guide us seemlessly through the gorgeous plitvice lakes. Petar knew all the tips and tricks and you can see he really cares about making your adventure a great one. Thank you Petar and sugaman tours 🙂
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I took my Mother on a trip to Europe and this was my number one must do. While we didnt realize that the terrain might be difficult for my mom, it was a non issue as our guide and group were very wonderful and accommodating with our inability to always keep up. The tour was
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My sister and I visited over the summer and had a chance to do this excursion from Split. Checking out the park was definitely on the top of my must see list and this tour didn't disappoint! Our guide was Petar Pulic and he did a great job of making sure we got to see all the
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When we were looking at pictures from Croatia, you'll always find the pretty blue waters of Plitvice. OMG words cannot discribe what you see, pictures don't do it just. For our tour we go an awesome tourgide, Petar. He give us alot of information not only about Plitvice but
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