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Croatia Country Quickfacts

  • City Square in Pula
  • The Dalmatian coast from the city of Rovinj
  • Idyllic green hill with stone church in Nin
  • Croatia is a large exporter of olive oil
  • The Pula Arena is the sixth largest surviving Roman amphitheatre
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
Area:  56,594 km2
Capital: Zagreb
Country Code: 385
Country Population: 4,284,889
Credit Cards: All major credit cards accepted in tourist areas: American Express, Visa, Master Card and Diners Club
Currency: Kuna
Departure Tax: No departure tax, but there is a Tourist Tax paid for at hotels. The cost of this varies from hotel to hotel
Drives on the: Right
Electricity: 220 V
Ethnic Groups: 

90% Croats; 2% Serbs; 5% Other

Flag: Croatia Flag
Location:  South Central Europe
Official Language(s): Croatian
Religion: Roman Catholic, Orthodox Christians, Muslim
Time Zone: CET (UTC +1)
Tipping: Tipping is included in most services but for large groups an additional 5 - 10% is acceptable


Croatia Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to Croatia.

Learn about the history and culture of Croatia, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Croatia's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Croatia for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Croatia tours today!


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