Lonely Planet Croatia (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Anja Mutic, Peter Dragicevich

Lonely Planet: The world's major shuttle consultant publisher

Lonely Planet Croatia is your passport to the main suitable, updated recommendation on what to determine and pass, and what hidden discoveries wait for you. surprise on the turquoise lakes and waterfalls in Plitvice Lakes nationwide Park, see Dubrovnik from its urban partitions or discover the dreamy inside of Hvar Island all along with your relied on go back and forth significant other. Get to the guts of Croatia and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet Croatia commute Guide:

  • Colour maps and pictures all through
  • Highlights and itineraries assist you tailor your journey in your own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips to save lots of money and time and get round like a neighborhood, heading off crowds and hassle spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, cellphone numbers, web content, transit advice, costs
  • Honest studies for all budgets - consuming, dozing, sight-seeing, going out, purchasing, hidden gem stones that the majority guidebooks omit
  • Cultural insights provide you with a richer, extra worthwhile shuttle event - heritage, delicacies, traditional atmosphere, arts, structure
  • Over forty maps
  • Covers Zagreb, Zagorje, Slavonia, Istria, Kvarner, Northern Dalmatia, cut up & crucial Dalmatia, Dubrovnik & Southern Dalmatia and extra

The excellent selection: Lonely Planet Croatia , our so much finished consultant to Croatia, is ideal for either exploring most sensible attractions and taking roads much less travelled.

  • Looking for extra huge assurance? try out Lonely Planet's Mediterranean Europe consultant, Eastern Europe consultant or Southeastern Europe advisor.

Authors: Written and researched by way of Lonely Planet, Anja Mutic and Peter Dragicevich.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has turn into the world's major commute media corporation with guidebooks to each vacation spot, an award-winning web site, cellular and electronic go back and forth items, and a devoted visitor neighborhood. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but additionally permits curious guests to get off overwhelmed paths to appreciate extra of the tradition of the locations during which they locate themselves.

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"It is his thirst for brand spanking new experiences--and new topics to photograph--that drives his lifestyles. He has chased tornadoes, skydived, long gone spelunking, ridden Olympic bobsleds, and climbed excessive into the rigging of tall ships and to the head of a radio tower on the North Pole"--Kodak consultant to capturing nice trip Pictures

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