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As of June 2021, there are still some restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic in Croatia. Although the numbers have been decreasing over the last two months, it's still necessary to stay responsible and adhere to restrictions proposed by the Croatian National Health institute.
It's time to plan summer vacations in 2021, and many people who are interested in traveling to Croatia are wondering if the country is open for tourism and if the visitors have already arrived.
Everyone is planning these days their vacation. If you are thinking about coming to Split, you hit the right point.
The town of St. Dominus, as Split is used to be called, is more beautiful than ever before, and it's the perfect spot to take a rest after all the stress caused by the pandemic.
Split is known to be a top Croatian tourist destination.
Just like the other tourist places, the pandemic significantly influenced life and tourism in Split.
I decided to take a walk around the town on June 4, 2021, to check the atmosphere, and if visitors are back.
Brela has been one of the favourite destinations among foreign visitors in Croatia. Just like all other tourist spots, the pandemic significantly influenced tourism in Brela.
I decided to take a walk around the place on May 28, 2021, to check if the visitors are back.
Important travel info
Since the coronavirus crisis has started, many visitors of Croatia who travel to Dubrovnik or some other south Croatia destination are in doubt whether Neum corridor is open for transit. As Slobodna Dalmacija writes Neum corridor is open for all EU and non-EU citizens who are in transit to south Croatia, with the same conditions as before the pan...
As Metkovic news writes, Biokovo Skywalk has opened its door to visitors again in 2021, after the winter break. Skywalk has been one of the most glamorous attractions in Croatia in 2020, and the trend of increased interest in this uniqe walkway fully made of glass is expected to be followed in 2021. You can read more about Skywalk here...
Although Croatia has been handling pandemic well so far, there is a chance that a tourist who arrives in Croatia gets coronavirus.
Here are the most important points from instructions written by the Croatian Institute of Public Health related to the procedure when there is suspicion or test positive confirmation of the virus.
Top places to visit in Croatia
Small charming towns in Croatia
Primosten is a beautiful peninsula which can hardly leave anyone unimpressed. It's ideal vacation spot for families and all those who want calm, yet lively place
The top destination near Split, Trogir, is a small charming UNESCO town with great cultural heritage. Many will say that Trogir is a "Croatian Venice"
One week in Croatia
If you are staying for a week in Croatia, then take Split as a base. It's ideal place for exploring cultural sights, enjoying evenings, nightlife, and spending time on the beach
You can experience a few nice day trips from Split, either by taking organized tour or renting a car. The best ones are: Trogir, Sibenik, Kliss fortress, and NP Krka
Three reasons to visit Croatia
Croatia features natural attractions, sandy beaches, rich nightlife, and amazing islands. Additionally, Croatia is famous for its sportsmen. Croatian National football team, a vice champion of FIFA World Cup, is known all over the Europe. Croatia hosted UEFA U-17 Euro Cup in 2017.
Visitors in Croatia feel free to move anywhere they want. You will notice a relaxed atmosphere in all tourist destinations. Since Croatia said YES to EU in a referendum in 2013, security has been on the highest level.
Compared to other countries of the European Union, Croatia is affordable. If you arrive in Croatia outside the high season, you can find great deals even in popular destinations like Split, Dubrovnik or Hvar island.
Small hidden gems of Croatia Tourism
UNESCO heritage sites in Croatia
Cathedral of St. James is a masterpiece of Christian art in Sibenik. It was built in the 15th century. The cathedral is part of the UNESCO protected heritage. It is famous not only in Croatia tourism but also in European architecture, since it is entirely made of stone. It was conceived and constructed as a th...
Diocletian's Palace is the most famous cultural and tourist attraction of Split, Croatia. Although called palace, it is more like a big fortress surrounded by walls and towers. It was built in the 4th century by Roman Emperor Diocletian who wanted to build a fortress to spend his retirement age. No wonder he chose the beautiful city of Split. ...