Day trip

Zagreb: Plitvice Lakes National Park and Rastoke Tour

Activity provider: Roundabout Travel d.o.o.

Zagreb: Plitvice Lakes National Park and Rastoke Tour

Activity provider: Roundabout Travel d.o.o.
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From US$ 81.68 per person

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Get back to nature on a day trip to Plitvice Lakes National Park from Zagreb and go for beautiful walks in the forest reserve. Marvel at the 16 terraced lakes and numerous waterfalls from the walkways that wind around and across the water.

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Duration 10 hours
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Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • See the beautiful lakes and waterfalls of Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • Walk along the winding paths that snake around and across the water
  • Get breathtaking views of the ancient woodlands
Full description
Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Zagreb, and then make your way to the 16 lakes of the beautiful Plitvice Lakes National Park. Arrive at the UNESCO World Heritage Site to take a nature walk through the magnificent woodlands of Gornja Jezera (Upper Lakes). Marvel at a system of 12 lakes separated by travertine barriers and take a closer look at the marble formations of the incredible natural phenomenon. Learn how the lakes, karst rivers and streams are an ongoing process that continue to shape the landscape over time. See some of the magnificent waterfalls and stand in front of the 78-meter high Large Waterfall (Veliki slap) to hear the roaring thunder of the water as it hits the ground. If you are looking for a full-day adventure, you have the option to book this experience with a morning city tour. If you book this option, you will meet your local guide at 9 am for a tour of the city before departing for the lakes.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by comfortable vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
  • Organization
  • Meals
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Nikola Šubić Zrinski Square in front of the meteorological Post. Departure point is located 3 minutes walk from the ban Jelačić Square

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Important information

Know before you go

  • A minimum of 2 participants is required for this tour to run
  • Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes
  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 219 reviews

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Must do activity while visiting Zagreb. The lakes are picture perfect and beautiful. We visited in the 1st week of November. The Rastoke village is a beautiful, picturesque spot. Our guide, Dino, was nice and provided information on the way about Zagreb and also during the entire tour of the National Park.

November 15, 2022

Really enjoyed this tour. Our guide Stepjan was fantastic. He was really knowledgeable and patient. He gave us enough time in Rastoke to look around and then on to the lakes. We really got to see a lot without it being too tiring or unmanageable. I had children with me and he never made us feel like we were slowing the tour down and was great with them all day. The lakes were breathtaking and I would definitely recommend this tour. Just for info the shops and cafes in the park only take cards not cash.

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October 25, 2022

Overall a great tour!! Our driver and guide, Marin, was professional and knowledgeable. We felt safe during the long drive, and his guidance through Plitvice Lakes provided for an awesome experience; we went to areas where many tourists didnt seem to go, which was nice. Less crowded and more rustic / more waterfall views. This tour also makes a “pit stop” at Rastoke which makes for a good 20-min walk / leg stretch visiting a quaint and beautiful village that’s filled with natures beauty. It’s almost as if the saying “a fresh breath of air” was named on behalf of Rastoke.

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September 19, 2022

Product ID: 130875