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Transfer from Zagreb to Split with Plitvice Lakes

"Private Transfer from Zagreb to Split with Plitvice Lakes National park. Travel with a local driver guide and see what others are missing!"

Up to 3 persons 430€
Up to 8 persons 470€

Hire a Private Driver & Vehicle from Zagreb to Split with a stop at Plitvice Lakes

Make the most of your journey between Zagreb and Split by booking this transfer from Zagreb to Split with Plitvice Lakes National park. Once you arrive, take a guided tour through the Plitvice park (if you choose to have one) with a local guide providing historical and environmental commentary. Explore Croatia’s largest national park and snap photos of the 16 interconnected lakes and intermittent waterfalls, then be on your way for afternoon drop-off in Split.  In fact, we offer safe and reliable Croatia Private Transfers. Together with our driver in the lead, you can relax and focus on sightseeing along. Book our Zagreb to Split private transfer and you will get a confirmation email immediately. Finally, you will be provided with a voucher. This is a stress-free ride from Zagreb to Split with a stopover in Plitvice Lakes National park.

History & culture

Private sightseeing transfers

For individuals and groups

What's included in Private Transfer from Zagreb to Split with Plitvice Lakes?

Complimentary Pick up, drop off

Online booking & payment

English speaking driver-guide

Air-conditioned vehicle

Fuel, parking, road tolls, tunnel fees

Wi-Fi Internet

Transfer from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes, then to Split in one day

Visiting Plitvice Lakes

When traveling from Zagreb to Split the perfect stop to make on the route is Plitvice Lakes National park. Meet your driver at your hotel or private residence in Zagreb. The distance between Zagreb, Plitvice Lakes and Split is 450 km. After 1 hour of drive, We arrive at Rastoke village often referred to as “the Small Lakes of Plitvice”. Furthermore, we continue to Plitvice Lakes. The national park consists of 16 lakes, which are stepwise and descend into one another. The two largest lakes are Proscansko jezero and Kozjak. From where we’ll take the electric boat at the end of the tour. This private transfer is available for booking year-round. From the months of March until the first snow of November the roads to the Plitvice Lakes are passable. However, winter, too, has its own charm, when Plitvice lakes they are covered in deep ice and snow.

The Upper lakes (Gornja Jezera)

Meet your local guide in the park (if you choose to have one) and start with a pleasant train ride around the Upper Lakes. Your licensed guide is a professional with more than 10 years of experience. Together with our guide in the lead, we start with our tour by exploring the series of twelve interconnected lakes called the Upper Lakes (Gornja Jezera). The lakes also change color depending on the mineral composition of the water and the microorganisms living in them. This process ensures that the Plitvice Lakes are continually evolving. We’ll continue making our way through the fascinating landscape of the park until we reach the boat that will transport us to the Lower Lakes (Donja Jezera).

Lower Lakes (Donja Jezera)

The Lower Plitvice Lakes system is formed in the canyon that is constructed of permeable limestone. The highest rocks in the canyon are about 40 meters. The travertine cascade formed between Kaluđerovac and Novakovica brod lake is the visitors’ path leading down from the NP Entrance 1 towards the Veliki Slap waterfall and then further on around the Lower Lakes upstream in the direction of the Kozjak Lake. The climax of the Plitvice tour is undoubtedly the Great Waterfall (Veliki Slap), which is also known as the tallest waterfall in Croatia.

Veliki Slap, The Great Waterfall

Finally, the highest waterfall in the Plitvice National Park is Veliki Slap – the Great Waterfall. Witness the magnificence of the 78 meters situated at the very end of the National Park. The place where the river Plitvice thunders, in a single drop in the river Korana. The waterfall gets completely frozen in the winter forming a lovely giant ice sculpture – a must-see!

Thee places you'll see from Zagreb to Split

08:00
Pick up and departure from Zagreb
10:00
Sightseeing of Rastoke, free time for coffee
11:00
Panoramic ride towards Plitvice Lakes Park
12:00
Sightseeing of Plitvice Lakes National Park
18:00
Arrival in Split
08:00
Pick up and departure from Zagreb
10:00
Sightseeing of Rastoke, free time for coffee
11:00
Panoramic ride towards Plitvice Lakes Park
12:00
Sightseeing of Plitvice Lakes National Park
18:00
Arrival in Split
08:00
Pick up and departure from Zagreb
10:00
Sightseeing of Rastoke, free time for coffee
11:00
Panoramic ride towards Plitvice Lakes Park
12:00
Sightseeing of Plitvice Lakes National Park
18:00
Arrival in Split

Private Driver from Zagreb to Split

Tihomir Katarinček

Tihomir Katarinček

Professional Driver at Croatia Private Tours

Next, Tiho is our most experienced driver-guide. For years, he has been working for agencies as a chauffeur catering for tourists, business, VIP, and state protocol guests. For this reason, he has been perfecting his driving skills and in various related fields ever since. In General, he is passionate about his work and says that he sees each guest as special. Of course, nothing is too much trouble to ensure the best service possible.

Marin Šipić

Marin Šipić

Professional Driver at Croatia Private Tours

Marin has been passionate about driving ever since he passed his driver’s license. For this reason, he has been perfecting his skills ever since. As a result, he has gained a great deal of experience in driver-client relations. Indeed, he has been to every corner of Croatia and the Balkans and is also very familiar with the region. After all, he found every driving assignment as an opportunity to learn something new and finds enormous pleasure in doing what he does.

Božo Batalić

Božo Batalić

Professional Driver at Croatia Private Tours

During his career as driver-guide, Božo has learned that successful results require hard work and responsibility. In the first place, he is fluent in English and very passionate about his work. Straightaway ready to help, advise information about every important thing along the route, and provide flawless customer service. Indeed, holds two safe driving licenses and safety is also his priority on the road. Finally, when the guests arrive safely at the destination, Božo says it is his best award.

From Zagreb to Split in pictures

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