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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
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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 yesterday

It's beautiful park clear water, peacefull, walks a lot, but is worth it. People is Croatia are very friendly. You can rent a car or get a bus ways are super accessible. there are hotels close by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Natalia R
Reviewed 2 days ago

We need six stars for this one! It is probably the most beautiful place in the world. It is the oldest national park in Croatia and includes a magical wooded area around two incredibly beautiful cascading lakes. Bluest blue. It is quite busy so go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spend 7 hours on the longest trek in the Plitvice Lakes National Park. Time passes very fast for us. We were there in November that is not the best time to visit but it still shows us very beautiful. The green and clean water...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Praiya B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were told this was one of the special places to visit and we were not let down. The day we went was one of the few days where it rained most of the day. Undeterred, we bought a couple of plastic ponchos and headed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank aichkaye
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's hard to believe this beautiful place is real! The waterfalls are bigger and more dramatic than any picture can show. It is just lovely!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank traveltoevents
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the lakes in January and it was snow covered. We understood that the upper lakes were closed which meant that the bus and boat were not running in those areas. The lower lakes were gorgeous in themselves. After we took the boat trip...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank michaelfP3420YX
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited Plitvice Lakes National Park last September and I was dumbfounded. We went on the 8 hour hike from the top down to the bottom and then took the boat to the big waterfalls. The views were astounding!! Probably the prettiest place that I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing landscape and the facilities blend effortlessly into it. Well-marked trails, very unique topography. Nice mix of hiking, water transit, trolleys. Really gracious staff. This is a must see when in Croatia, and the Balkans, in general. One caution... the remote concessions are require Croatian...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent much of the day hiking through the park. They have paths and boardwalks to follow. The lakes were absolutely incredible. The color of the water was like nothing I had ever seen. Lots and lots of waterfalls. A wonderful place to enjoy. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Suzy R
PlitviceLakesNP, General Manager at Plitvice Lakes National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are very glad to know that you had a good time despite crowds during your visit. Fall is a great time of year to visit when vibrant colours of the changing leaves are just magnificent and lakes are not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regarded as the most visited place in Croatia and it is for a reason. You can spend the whole day here if both the lakes are open. During winters, only the lower lakes are opened and hence we did the Route B which takes around...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PlitviceLakesNP, General Manager at Plitvice Lakes National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you had a great time in National park during the winter season and we can see that you informed yourself before arrival. :) We can only say that you are welcome again, maybe in some...More

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12 January 2019|
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Response from midwestsiderider | Reviewed this property |
Oops, i notice i typed that I left at 8:30 pm and got there 12:50 pm. I actually left 8:30 am and got to the lakes in the afternoon at 12:50 pm (same day) stayed for about 3 hours and took a bus to Zagreb. Dubrovnik... More
9 January 2019|
Response from Armando S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay, I have seen your question right now. I did not stayed inside Park but can tell what other persons say: "There are three hotels available inside Entrance 2 ... Rooms range in price from $100 to $200+ per... More
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13 October 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