Day Tour Plitvice Lakes from Zagreb

A day trip from Zagreb to the most popular national park in Croatia and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a visit to Rastoke Village on your way to Plitvice Lakes.
Before the day tour, there is an optional Zagreb city tour starting at 9 am. With an expert guide, tick off all the main must-see sights and attractions of the city and learn interesting facts about the capital.

Afterwards, meet up with the rest of the group at 10 am and head towards the most popular national park in Croatia, Platvice Lakes. During the 2.5-hour bus drive, admire the views as you travel out of the city and towards the luscious green landscapes of the park.

On your way to Plitvice Lakes, you stop in the picturesque watermill village of Rastoke, sitting on top of a maze of streams and waterfalls, where you'll explore the old watermills and authentic houses connected with numerous waterfalls and small lakes.

After a 2.5-hour bus drive, you arrive at Plitvice Lakes. Although an entrance ticket is not included in the price, your skip the line entrance is a major perk of this tour!

In the next 3 to 4 hours, you walk around the crystal clear Lower Lakes, take the train ride to the great waterfall and go for a boat ride across the Big Lake.

The late afternoon drive back to Zagreb ends at the same spot from which the day trip started.
Price
79€ per person
Duration
9-11 hours
Destination
Zagreb
Travellers
2-8

Small-group day tour from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
and Rastoke Village

Discover the beauty of the picturesque watermill village of Rastoke, the most popular national park, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Croatia - Plitvice Lakes.
  • Information
  • Gallery
  • Reviews
  • Additional Info
  • Similar Tours
A day trip from Zagreb to the most popular national park in Croatia and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a visit to Rastoke Village on your way to Plitvice Lakes.
Before the day tour, there is an optional Zagreb city tour starting at 9 am. With an expert guide, tick off all the main must-see sights and attractions of the city and learn interesting facts about the capital.

Afterwards, meet up with the rest of the group at 10 am and head towards the most popular national park in Croatia, Platvice Lakes. During the 2.5-hour bus drive, admire the views as you travel out of the city and towards the luscious green landscapes of the park.

On your way to Plitvice Lakes, you stop in the picturesque watermill village of Rastoke, sitting on top of a maze of streams and waterfalls, where you'll explore the old watermills and authentic houses connected with numerous waterfalls and small lakes.

After a 2.5-hour bus drive, you arrive at Plitvice Lakes. Although an entrance ticket is not included in the price, your skip the line entrance is a major perk of this tour!

In the next 3 to 4 hours, you walk around the crystal clear Lower Lakes, take the train ride to the great waterfall and go for a boat ride across the Big Lake.

The late afternoon drive back to Zagreb ends at the same spot from which the day trip started.
Highlights
  • Discover why the park is the most popular Croatian UNESCO Site
  • Enjoy Rastoke Village, on your way to the Lakes
  • Enjoy fascinating waterfalls connecting lakes to each other
  • Enjoy the boat ride at the biggest Lake
  • Learn more about the park from your guide
Tour Dates and Times
Oct 31st to Mar 31st: Wed, Fri, Sun at 8:30 am
Dec 24th, Dec 25th, Dec 31st, Jan 1st, and Apr 9th no tours
Destination
Zagreb
Departure Location
Zrinjevac Park (next to the Meteorological Post, at the tourist bus stop, a minute from the main square)
Return Location
Zrinjevac Park (next to the Meteorological Post, at the tourist bus stop, a minute from the main square)
Additional Information
Tour language: English National Park tickets: Secured but not included in the price Extra charges: National park entrance fee Price of the day trip: Adults (12-99) 595 HRK/79€; Youth (2-11) 300 HRK/40€; Child (0-2) 0 HRK /0€ Required number of travelers: 2 Booking information: Confirmation will be received within 24 hours
Price includes
  • Boat ride
  • English speaking guide
  • Guidance around the Lower Lakes (route B, 3-4 hours walk)
  • Organisation of the trip
  • Skip the line entrance
  • Transfer in modern A/C van
Price does not include
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Meals
  • Personal expenses
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park entrance fee

Plitvice Lakes and Rastoke Village day trip from Zagreb requires a booking in advance, so please book your spot tour. Feel free to check out our TripAdvisor reviews and do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you might have.

More about this tour

A day trip from Zagreb to the most <b>popular national park</b> in Croatia and a <b>UNESCO World Heritage Site</b>: Plitvice Lakes. The excursion includes a visit to the nearby <b>Rastoke Village</b>.

At 8:30 am we head towards the national park Plitvice Lakes. During the 2.5-hour comfortable minivan drive, admire the views as you travel out of the city and towards the luscious green landscapes of the park.

On your way to Plitvice Lakes, you will stop in the picturesque watermill <b>Village of Rastoke</b>, sitting on top of a maze of streams and waterfalls, where you'll explore the old watermills and authentic houses connected with numerous waterfalls and small lakes.

After this short scenic break, you will arrive at Plitvice Lakes. Although an entrance ticket is not included in the price, your <b>skip-the-line entrance</b> is a major perk of this tour!

In the next 3 to 4 hours, you will walk around the crystal clear <b>Lower Lakes</b>, go for a <b>boat ride</b> across the Big Lake, and take the <b>train ride</b> back to the starting point.

The late afternoon drive back to Zagreb ends at the same spot where the day trip started.

From from 80€
From from 80€
From 47€
From 67€
Share on social networks
Close

Plitvice Lakes from Zagreb

Price
79€ per person
Duration
9-11 hours
Destination
Zagreb
Travellers
2-8