The kuna (HRK) is the official currency of Croatia (100 lipas equals 1 kuna). Banks, money exchange offices, post offices and travel agencies will offer competitive rates for exchanging currency and most times will not charge additional fees. Mastercard, Visa and American Express are widely accepted however smaller businesses in rural towns may only accept cash. Bank machines and major banks can be found in all areas of Croatia.
Power Supply: 220V
Power outlets are continental two pin type.
Bank Working Hours:
|Monday to Friday||8:00 - 19:00|
|Saturday||8:00 - 14:00|
Supermarket and Store Working Hours:
|Monday to Friday||7:00 - 21:00|
|Saturday||7:00 - 21:00|
|Sunday||7:00 - 20:00|
Shopping Center Working Hours:
|Monday to Friday||9:00 - 21:00|
|Saturday||9:00 - 21:00|
|Sunday||9:00 - 20:00|
|1 January||New Year's Day|
|25 April||Easter Monday|
|1 May||International Labour Day|
|10 June||Corpus Christi|
|22 June||Day of Antifascist Resistance|
|25 June||Croatian Statehood Day|
|5 August||Croatian Victory Day|
|15 August||Assumption of Mary|
|8 October||Croatian Independence Day|
|1 November||All Saints' Day|
|26 December:||St. Stephen's Day|
|Roadside vehicle assistance||987|
Tap water is safe to drink in all areas of Croatia.
Higher road traffic during the summer months. If travelling by car, plan to travel during the week as opposed to on weekends, when possible.
In coastal towns, shops and public offices are closed in the afternoon between 13:00 and 16:00 hour (Not including banks)
Taxi services can be found in all cities and tourist destinations.
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