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Plitvice Lakes National Park

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The Plitvice Lakes National Park is the oldest and largest national park in the Republic of Croatia, famous for its numerous turquoise-coloured lakes separated by tufa, or travertine, barriers. Its karst landscape is characterised by specific...more
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Plitvicka jezera, Plitvice Lakes National Park 53231, Croatia
+385 53 751 015
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All reviews the bus national park beautiful place next morning boat ride avoid the crowds big waterfall ticket office natural beauty early in the morning every turn off season two days day pass visiting croatia arrive early long walk
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Reviewed today

Start early if you want to enjoy the natural beauty of this National Park peacefully. We have had a wonderful 8 hours walking/hiking the various trails in this National Park enjoying its beautiful lakes with its turquoise water in various shades. Try to hike to...More

Thank ChloeW2212
Reviewed 3 days ago

Its a very big and beautiful national park. You could find their many waterfalls and lakes. You need a whole day to see it all. At the same time, their is very huge amount of travelers, its very difficult to stop for photography because of...More

1  Thank NikolayTatarchuk
Reviewed 3 days ago

Although it got very crowded at one point, a hike through these lakes was the highlight of our trip to Croatia. We did a set tour that picked us up from Split and drove us on a shuttle to the park. From there it was...More

Thank oneinfivebill
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not sure what I could add as a description what others have already... Plitvice Park is one of the most beautiful landscapes I have seen in my entire life. Mesmerizing, captivating, envigorating, calming - I could go on. From a practical point of view, if...More

Thank smillngtraveller
Reviewed 5 days ago

Plitvice Lakes National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site--for very good reason--and the scenery is incredible. I arrived at this amazing park on a bus from Zagreb, with a tour group of fifty people, just before noon, at the beginning of August. We came...More

Thank ShifraToronto
Reviewed 5 days ago

[23 September 2018] Visit this place with a small group. First, it seems like it's easy to reach because there is a shuttle bus to the gate. In fact after that, you have to walk far enough with a very difficult and up and down...More

Thank Traveller_Knowledge
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went here in the winter months max it was colder not all trails were open. But still a lot to see the water and the park is very pretty. To see the brown teal and green everywhere is so cool. Great day trip wear...More

Thank midwestsiderider
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited as a group of friends, and I also visited with family before. This place is definitely for those who love to walk and enjoy nature. Plenty of beautiful forest, rivers, waterfalls, caves, animals, ducks and fish, and breath taking views. The only downside...More

Thank danielsimac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park is stunning and worth the visit. However, the customer service at the information desk (parking lot 2) was terrible! We asked for the best trails to take but were told the wrong information by a lady who made us feel as though we...More

Thank Jeanette D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Words like beautiful, great, gorgeous... all are fitting for this place. Now imagine that place doesn't exist, that together with others similar ones were changed into aquaparks or markets. Sad vision, isn't? Me greatest recognition for those who guard such heaven spots on the earth....More

Thank mikolajn2016
PlitviceLakesNP, General Manager at Plitvice Lakes National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. :) We hope to see you again, maybe in winter (December/January) when Plitvice lakes are turned in its own White Wonderland? Kind regards

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October 13, 2018|
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Response from ChunkysoupSF | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I visited the park in early May this year and had a wonderful time. It didn't feel crowded as we entered the park early … at 8:00 am , however later in the afternoon the masses flooded the park. May is probably the... More
October 7, 2018|
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Response from Kerry W | Reviewed this property |
The stroller would be impossible to take, as you are walking on an elevated wooden bridge throughout the park. If the baby could travel in one of those baby carriers it would be fine.
October 3, 2018|
Response from AufderWelt | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is a charge free storage room. The storage room is shared with other visitors. The room is not secured. The key for the room can be obtained at the information center by anyone at anytime. So dont let important or... More