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Plitvice Lakes National Park Small-Group Day Trip from Split

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Overview
On this 12-hour tour from Split, you’ll have the chance to explore the raw beauty of Croatia’s famous Plitvice Lakes National Park. This UNESCO World Heritage site is not only the largest park in Croatia, but the oldest in the country, boasting 16 cascading lakes, breathtaking canyons, and even Croatia's tallest waterfall. Enjoy a short hike around the Upper lakes, hop on a short sightseeing cruise around the Lower Lakes, and finish with a scenic boat ride and optional lunch at a traditional restaurant. This small-group guided tour is destined to give you the experience of a lifetime.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Obala Lazareta
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    Plitvice Lakes National Park
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission excluded
    With its 16 lakes, travertine barriers, largest Croatian waterfall and breathtaking canyons Plitvice lakes will surely drain out the batteries of your camera and leave you with ever lasting memories.
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • 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
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 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
Exclusions
  • 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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We didn't know what to expect when we booked our Plitvice all day tour from Split while on a cruise trip to Croatia. Once the trip started from Split, within the first 30 minutes, I told my wife, we are in for a good day. This was a reflection of the commentary and deep
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Response from SugamanTours, Public Relations Manager at Plitvice Lakes National Park Small-Group Day Trip from Split
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Suresh, thank you for your beautiful feedback. Beside its stunning beauty, Park is also full of incredible stories and we are glad you've enjoyed every step of the tour with our knowledgeable Petar. Thank you for travelling with us and we hope to meet you again! Kind regards from Sugaman team
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The long drive was worth it! Spent nearly 5 hours in the park which was so beautiful. Going with a small group meant it was easy to keep the group together and moving at the same pace. The guide was great and made the drive more interesting by telling us a lot about Croatia.
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Response from SugamanTours, Public Relations Manager at Plitvice Lakes National Park Small-Group Day Trip from Split
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Alison, thank you very much for this beautiful feedback. It is great to hear you've had a great day on your vacations with us. Kind regards from Sugaman team
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Plitvice Lakes is very scenic. What made the tour more informative and interesting was our guide Petar who was able to balance both having us see the key highlights but also learn and enjoy the history and facts behind it. The guided tour was worthwhile. Petar is a great guide,
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Response from SugamanTours, Public Relations Manager at Plitvice Lakes National Park Small-Group Day Trip from Split
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, thank you for this lovely review. It gives us huge motivation to proceed with a good work. Petar sends his best regards and so is entire Sugaman Tours team. Hope to see you on one of our tours again. Kindest regardas
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Petar was the best guide ever! He knew the flow of the park and guided us through it in the most effective way to spend the maximum time at the sites. Great drive both directions with a wonderful sunset stop on the way home. Thank you so much for the great tour!!
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This was a phenomenal tour! The lakes were BEAUTIFUL - I only wish I could've swam in them! I would definitely recommend this to anyone visiting Croatia for the first time, especially as a solo traveler. Petar was my guide for the day and was not only extremely knowledge about
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