# How much did it cost? – Croatia

Here’s a complete breakdown of costs per person for all the eight days of our Croatia trip.

Where: On a 8 day trip to Croatia

Places to visit: Zagreb, Zadar, Split, Dubrovnik

Modes of transport: Airlines, Bus

When: May 2011

Who: Two backpackers

Currency: United States Dollar

**Note:** All values in USD, unless otherwise mentioned, are approximate and based on the exchange rate of USD 1 = HRK 5 at the time of publishing. Each cost is for one adult.

## Day 1 – U.S. to Zagreb

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Lufthansa Flight | $1,260 | ORD to ZAG and DBV to ORD |

Travel Insurance | $64 | Per person |

Croatian Visa Fees | $47 | Per person |

inZagreb Apartment | $117 per person ($235 for 2 persons) | For two persons – €75 per night + €20 airport pickup |

Agava Restaurant | HRK 150 or $28.50 | Per person |

Postcards & mailing to U.S. | HRK 10 + HRK 28 or $7.50 | Five postcards in all |

Souvenirs | HRK 600 $117 | A lot of them! |

Total for Day 1 |
$1,641 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$1,641 |
For one person |

## Day 2 – Zagreb

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Croatian Naïve Art Museum | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Lunch at Kerempuh | HRK 93 or $18 | Per person. HRK 185 or $36 for 2 persons |

Zagreb Card | HRK 60 or $12 | per person, for 24 hours |

Lotrščak Tower | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Dinner | HRK 33 or $6.50 | Perperson. HRK 66 or $13 for 2 persons |

SIM Card | HRK 25 or $5 | Per person. HRK 50 T-Mobile Simpa Card assumed to be shared by 2 people. |

Post Cards | HRK 10 or $2 | 5 postcards, HRK 2 each |

Mailing Postcards | HRK 28 or $5.50 | All postcards mailed to U.S. |

Total for Day 2 |
$53 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$1,694 |
For one person |

## Day 3 – Zagreb to Zadar

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Zagreb to Zadar Bus | HRK 106 or $21 | 4 hours, per person |

Morning coffee | HRK 10 or $2 | For one person |

Sandwich at bus station | HRK 10 or $2 | For one person |

Apartment in Zadar | HRK 300 or $59 | Per person (HRK 600 or $118 for 2 nights, 2 persons) |

Kornat restaurant | HRK 170 or $33 | Per person. HRK 340 or $66 for 2 people |

Total for Day 3 |
$117 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$1,811 |
For one person |

## Day 4 – Zadar

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Archeological Museum | HRK 15 or $3 | Per person |

Morning coffee | HRK 10 or $2 | For one person |

Church of St. Donat Tower | HRK 10 or $2 | For one person |

Sandwich for lunch | HRK 22 or $5 | For 2 people |

Dinner at Giardin | HRK 117 or $23 | Per person. HRK 235 or $46 for 2 people |

Total for Day 4 |
$35 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$1,846 |
For one person |

## Day 5 – Zadar to Split

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Morning Coffee | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Sandwich at bus station | HRK 36 or $7 | Per person |

Bus from Zadar to Split | HRK 102 or $20 | Per person; HRK 95 for bus and HRK 7 for baggage |

Apartment in Split | HRK 250 or $49 | Per person. HRK 500 or $98 for 2 people, 2 nights |

Art Gallery | HRK 20 or $4 | Per person |

Evening Coffee | HRK 12 or $2.50 | Per person |

Dinner at Šperun | HRK 68 or $13 | Per person. HRK 135 or $26 for 2 persons |

Total for Day 5 |
$97.50 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$1,943.50 |
For one person |

## Day 6 – Split

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Morning Breakfast | HRK 40 or $8 | Per person |

Coffee at Diocletian’s Palace | HRK 24 or $5 | Per person |

Cathedral of St. Domnius | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Tower of Cathedral of St. Domnius | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Temple of Jupiter | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Lunch at Adriana | HRK 200 or $40 | Per person. HRK 400 or $80 for 2 persons |

Basement Halls | HRK 6 or $1.50 | Per person |

Belfry | HRK 5 or $1 | Per person |

Ethnographic Museum | HRK 10 or $2 | Per person |

Coffee at Marjan Hill | HRK 15 or $3 | Per person |

Total for Day 6 |
$66.50 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$2,010 |
For one person |

## Day 7 – Split to Dubrovnik

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Breakfast | HRK 40 or $8 | Per person. HRK 80 or $16 for 2 persons |

Bus from Split to Dubrovnik | HRK 120 + HRK 7 baggage fees or $25 | Per person |

Apartment | $88 | Per person. €120 or $175 for 2 nights |

Lunch at Lokanda Peskarija | HRK 80 or $16 | Per person. HRK 160 or $31 for 2 persons |

Drinks at Cafe Buža | HRK 32 or $6 | HRK 64 or $13 for 2 persons (beer and wine) |

Total for Day 7 |
$143 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$2,153 |
For one person |

## Day 8 – Dubrovnik

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Breakfast | HRK 83 or $16 | Per person. HRK 165 or $32 for 2 persons |

Dubrovnik Walls | HRK 70 or $13 | Per person |

Rector’s Palace | HRK 40 or $8 | Per person |

War Photo Limited | HRK 30 or $6 | Per person |

Cable Car | HRK 80 or $16 | Per person |

Lunch – Pizza | HRK 29 or $6 | Per person. HRK 58 or $11 for 2 persons |

Drinks at Cafe Buža | HRK 32 or $6 | HRK 64 or $13 for 2 persons (beer and wine) |

Boat to Lokrum Island | HRK 50 or $10 | Per person |

Ice Coffee at Lokrum Island | HRK 27 or $6 | Per person |

Lasagna Dinner | HRK 59 or $12 | Per person. HRK 118 or $23 for 2 persons |

Tiramisu | HRK 25 or $5 | Per person |

Total for Day 8 |
$96 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$2,249 |
For one person |

## Day 9 – Dubrovnik to U.S.

What |
Cost |
Notes |

Bus from Dubrovnik to Airport | HRK 35 or $7 | Per person. |

Coffee at DBV | HRK 44 or $9 | Per person |

Total for Day 9 |
$16 |
For one person |

Grand Total |
$2,265 |
For one person |