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Full-Day Tour of Plitvice Lakes National Park from Split

€65
Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

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12 hr.
Guided Tour
  • Croatia's most popular national park, Plitvice Lakes National Park awaits you on this full-day guided tour.
  • Listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage, there is so much to explore and learn about the biota and natural landscape of the park, you won’t know where to begin!
  • Take a 1.5-mile hike through the rich biota of the park and get to see how each lake is colored differently by the minerals and minerals that inhabit the waters. Enjoy a boat ride and an electric train that will take you around the park.
  • Home to numerous lakes that are connected by waterfalls and ten-thousand-year-old travertine barriers you are bound to be taken aback by what nature can offer you.
  • Accompanied by an English-speaking guide, you can experience nature at its best with unique flora and fauna that live in the park owing to its environmental factors.
  • Croatia's most popular national park, Plitvice Lakes National Park awaits you on this full-day guided tour.
  • Listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage, there is so much to explore and learn about the biota and natural landscape of the park, you won’t know where to begin!
  • Take a 1.5-mile hike through the rich biota of the park and get to see how each lake is colored differently by the minerals and minerals that inhabit the waters. Enjoy a boat ride and an electric train that will take you around the park.
  • Home to numerous lakes that are connected by waterfalls and ten-thousand-year-old travertine barriers you are bound to be taken aback by what nature can offer you.
  • Accompanied by an English-speaking guide, you can experience nature at its best with unique flora and fauna that live in the park owing to its environmental factors.

Inclusions

  • English-speaking guide
  • Transportation by bus or van
  • Panoramic boat ride
  • Electric train ride
  • Insurance

Exclusions

  • Entry tickets to National Park Plitvice lakes
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Plitvice Lakes National Park | A UNESCO World Heritage site

Plitvice Lakes National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site in central Croatia and is among the oldest and largest national parks in the country. It expands across an area of 296.85 square kilometers and is known for its stunning natural beauty, crystal-clear lakes, waterfalls, and lush forests. Plitvice is a popular destination for those who love a little adventure in the wilderness.

Here is everything you need to know to plan your visit to Plitvice Lakes National Park. 

Why visit Plitvice Lakes National Park?

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park tickets explained

If you are Short on Time

Go for: Tickets with guaranteed entry
Duration: 3-4 hours
Guide: No

  • These entry tickets provide guaranteed access without having to wait in line, saving you time.
  • Take advantage of the panoramic train and boat rides to enrich your experience and make the most of your visit.

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If you are on a Budget

Go for: Tickets with flexible entry
Duration: 4-5 hours
Guide: No

  • These flexible entry tickets provide guaranteed access at any time of the day, allowing you to plan your visit as per your convenience.
  • With these tickets, you can spend as much of the day at the national park as you require, and explore at your leisure.

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If You Want to Explore In-Depth

Go for: Full-day tour
Duration: 12 hours
Guide: English-speaking guide

  • The full-day tour allows you to explore the national park in-depth and at your leisure.
  • A professional English-speaking tour guide will accompany you, enriching your experience with information about the national park and the Plitvice Lakes region.

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Discounted Plitvice Lakes National Park Tickets

Children between the ages of 3 and 14 years can enjoy reduced pricing on their tickets on presentation of a valid ID.

Highlights of Plitvice Lakes National Park

Lower Lakes of Plitvice Lakes National Park

The Lower Lakes

The Lower Lakes of Plitvice Lakes National Park are known for their crystal-clear waters. The Lower Lakes system lives in a canyon of porous limestone and consists of four separate lakes.

Upper Lakes of Plitvice Lakes National Park

The Upper Lakes

The Upper Lakes of Plitvice consist of 12 crystalline lakes connected by a series of more than 90 cascades and waterfalls. The Upper Lakes were created on impermeable dolomite rocks. 

Veliki Slap
Plitvice Lakes Caves

The Plitvice Lakes Caves

Šupljara Cave, Kozjačka draga cave, and Čudinka pećina Cave are in the canyon of the Lower Lakes. These caves are geomorphological natural monuments featuring stunning stalactites and stalagmites, underground rivers, and lakes.

Flora at Plitvice Lakes National Park

Flora of Plitvice Lakes National Park

The National Park is heavily forested, mainly with beech, spruce, fir trees, and Alpine and Mediterranean vegetation in some areas. There are 1,267 plant species belonging to 112 different plant families recorded.

Fauna of Plitvice National Park

Fauna of Plitvice National Park

The Park is home to diverse fauna because of conservation and sustainability. So far, 259 vertebrates encapsulating 50 mammal species, 161 bird species, and 20 bat species are natives.

Plan Your Visit

Timings
Getting There
Entrances
Facilities
Eat
Rules & Regulations
Visitor Tips

Accessibility: Due to the location of Plitvice Lakes National Park and the terrain, not all paths, trails, and areas are accessible to people using wheelchairs or those with impaired mobility. Park employees can recommend the most accessible route, however visitors who need assistance in moving around should keep in mind that they will not be able to access many areas of the park.

Luggage storage: Visitors can keep their luggage in the free luggage storage areas, which are located near both entrances to the national park.

Accommodation: Hotel Plitvice, Hotel Jezero, and Hotel Bellevue are among the many hotels located in or near the national park.

Plitvice Lakes National Park has many restaurants located in and around its premises:

Lička Kuća: Situated close to Entrance 1, Lička Kuća restaurant offers culinary delights from Croatia's Lika region.

Plitvice Restaurant: In addition to a wide range of traditional Croatian delicacies, diners at Plitvice Restaurant can also enjoy stunning views of the park's cascading waterfalls from the terrace.

Restaurant Korana: Located near the Korana campsite, Restaurant Korana provides guests with spectacular vistas overlooking the breathtaking Korana River Canyon.

With many other restaurants and cafes located throughout the national park, visitors have no shortage of dining choices.

  • Feeding any of the animals at the Plitvice National Park is strictly prohibited. 
  • While hiking, do not stray away from the marked trails. 
  • Swimming is strictly prohibited in all the lakes of the park.
Marked trails at Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • For panoramic views, take the electric boat tour, which is included in your Plitvice Lakes National Park ticket.
  • If you are arriving from Split, you can take the Full-Day Tour of Plitvice Lakes National Park, which includes transportation to and from Split by bus or van and an English-speaking guide to take you around the park.
  • Bring adequate rain and sun protection such as umbrellas, sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses, and wear comfortable shoes.
  • Photography is allowed so be sure to carry your camera to capture the scenic landscapes.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Plitvice National Park

Where can I buy Plitvice Lakes National Park tickets?

You can buy your Plitvice Lakes National Park tickets online. Online booking is the most convenient way to buy tickets since you can purchase tickets in advance and choose a day and time that best suits you. 

What is the cost of Plitvice Lakes National Park tickets?
Can I get a discount on Plitvice Lake National Park tickets?

Children between the age of 3 and 14 can enjoy discounted tickets.

What time does the Plitvice Lakes National Park Tour begin?

The Plitvice Lakes National Park Tour begins at 7 AM.

How to reach the Plitvice Lakes National Park?

You can reach the Plitvice Lakes National Park by car or via bus from Zadar, Zagreb, and Split. 

Where do I keep my luggage at the Plitvice Lakes National Park?

You can store your luggage at the luggage facility near the national park’s main entrance. There are also many lockers near the hiking trails and popular attractions at Plitvice Lakes National Park for your luggage. 

Is there a cafe at the Plitvice Lakes National Park?

There are many restaurants and cafes at the Plitvice Lakes National Park; Restaurant Korana, Plitvice Restaurant, and Lička Kuća restaurant, to name a few.

How long can you stay at Plitvice Lakes National Park?

You can spend your entire day at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Are pets allowed in the Plitvice Lakes National Park?

Except for service animals, pets are not allowed at the Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Is photography allowed at Plitvice Lakes National Park?

Yes, you can click pictures at the Plitvice Lakes National Park.

What facilities are available in the Plitvice Lakes National Park?

There are lots of restaurants, hotels, campsites, shops, and luggage storage facilities at the Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Is the Plitvice Lakes National Park wheelchair accessible?

Certain areas of the national park are accessible for people using wheelchairs through ramps and wooden boardwalks. Visitors can also rent electric mobility scooters if required. However, due to the location and the terrain, not all paths and trails are accessible for wheelchair users or those with impaired mobility.

Is it worth visiting the Plitvice Lakes National Park?

Yes, it is! The Plitvice Lakes National Park is one of the oldest and largest parks in Croatia. At the park, you can see unique geological and hydrological landscapes, some stunning waterfalls, varied flora and fauna, and lush forests. Be it natural beauty, hiking trails, or Croatian history, the Plitvice National Park has you covered!