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Other useful information

Croatian Public holidays

New Year’s Day: January 1

Epiphany – The Three Kings: January 6

Easter and Easter Monday: March or April

Labor Day: May 1

Corpus Christi: June

Anti-fascism Day: June 22

National Day (Dan državnosti): June 25

National Thanksgiving Day: August 5

Assumption of Our Lady: August 15

Independence Day: October 8

All Saints’ Day: November 1

Christmas: December 25, 26


The official currency of the Republic of Croatia is called the kuna (HRK). Banknotes are issued in the following denominations: 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000 HRK. Smaller values are issued as coins (1, 2 and 5 kuna), and 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 lipas. One kuna is equivalent of 100 lipas. Currency may be exchanged in banks, exchange offices and post offices in accordance to the valid exchange rate. Eurocheques can be exchanged in banks. Cash can be withdrawn from ATM machines with internationally valid debit cards. Most restaurants and shops accept all major credit cards (American Express, Diners, Eurocard/Mastercard, Visa). Foreign currency can be exchanged in banks, exchange offices, post offices and in most tourist agencies and hotels.

Useful links:

Study in Croatia,

Agency for Mobility and EU Programmes in Croatia,