Croatia

Europe

Overview

Mystery, charm and history come together to create the unique essence of Croatia. From its natural dams, dramatic waterfalls, historical palaces and cathedrals, authentic old cities, lush green plains to its sandy shores, amazing beaches and clear blue waters, Croatia is a country that is unquestionably worth your while.

What makes a visit to Croatia even more seductive is its ability to offer you all the things you would love to enjoy, all in one place. Whether you seek to admire breathtaking natural beauty, or you wish to enjoy the summer time swimming, diving and tanning, or you plan to explore oodles of history and archeological sites, or taste incredible local wine, you can do all that and plenty more just by visiting this lovely country and interacting with its warm and hospitable people. 

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Important information

3 Main Attractions: Plitvice National Park, Hvar Island, Pula Arena

Social Norms: While the official language is Croatian (Hrvatski), you will find that people who work in tourism speak excellent English, plus some Italian and German. Smoking in generally acceptable, but there are restrictions in public buildings and on public transport.

 Price of Necessities: Bottle of water - 1.0 $, coffee - 1.6 $, average restaurant meal for 2 persons - 33.0 $ 

Emergency Numbers: Police 92, Ambulance 94, Fire Brigade 93

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Precautions

Vaccinations: Hepatitis A & B vaccinations are recommended for all travelers. Typhoid vaccine is recommended for travelers who may eat or drink outside major restaurants and hotels. Two doses of MMR vaccinations are recommended for travelers born after 1956 if not previously taken. Rabies vaccination maybe required depending on your trip activities.

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Currency

Name: Croatian Kuna

Symbol: HRK

1 HRK = 0.13 EUR

1 EUR= 7.58 HRK

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Weather conditions

Temperature
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Average High
Temperature (C)
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Average Low
Temperature (C)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
6.5°
8.0°
11.9°
15.6°
20.3°
24.2°
27.1°
26.6°
22.8°
17.6°
11.0°
7.9°
0.9°
1.4°
4.1°
7.3°
11.7°
15.2°
17.3°
17.0°
13.6°
9.8°
4.8°
2.0°
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Average Precipitation (mm)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
80.7
67.7
77.5
80.2
83.3
73.5
54.9
68.8
90.3
112.6
119.4
106.7
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Temperature
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Average High
Temperature (C)
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Average Low
Temperature (C)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
6.5°
8.0°
11.9°
15.6°
20.3°
24.2°
27.1°
26.6°
22.8°
17.6°
11.0°
7.9°
0.9°
1.4°
4.1°
7.3°
11.7°
15.2°
17.3°
17.0°
13.6°
9.8°
4.8°
2.0°
Precipitation
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Average Precipitation (mm)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
80.7
67.7
77.5
80.2
83.3
73.5
54.9
68.8
90.3
112.6
119.4
106.7
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