Carved out of the Adriatic coast, Croatia is a country of walled towns, dramatic seascapes, and Balkan passion. Once ruled by countless kingdoms and empires, it fascinates with its complex history. Look for this legacy in age-old monuments gracing scenic villages and cities. Escape it on the shores of electric-blue lakes or rocky beaches, in breathtaking national parks or on magnificient islands.

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OUR CROATIA DESTINATIONS

VISIT CROATIA: GET STARTED

Cut to a Croatia vacation! Where to go in Croatia? Easy! Discover Dubrovnik and its awe-inspiring architecture on the Adriatic, go to the capital of Zagreb, your gateway to the Plitvice Lakes National Park, or see historic Split and its gorgeous beaches. Peruse our Croatia vacation packages for tours, hotels and flights fit for you.

CROATIA TRAVEL GUIDE

Croatia
DESTINATION FACTS

Language

Croatian

What to eat

Dry-salted ham, crni rizot (squid ink risotto), peka (a meat and vegetable dish cooked in a lidded pot under burning embers), fresh fish, and authentic cuisine served at local konobas (taverns).

What to bring back

Licitar (heart-shaped biscuits), embroidered lace and a traditional red Šestine umbrella (part of the country’s folk costume).

Fun Fact

Croatia’s natural beauty is unparalleled. In fact, 10% of the country is protected, boasting eight national parks, 11 nature parks, over 800 beaches, and over 1,000 islands to explore. Wait, we’ve got more wild stats—Croatia is also home to about 3,000 species: the Dalmatian pelican, Imperial eagle, brown bear, Eurasian lynx, oh my!

Important Info

For more information on all necessary travel documents and more, check Air Canada’s Travel Requirements page and the Government of Canada’s Travel and Tourism website.
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