- 1 January – New Year’s Day
- 6 January – Epiphany
- Easter Sunday & Easter Monday
- 1 May – Labour Day
- Corpus Christi
- 22 June – Anti-Fascist Resistance Day
- 25 June – Statehood Day
- 5 August – Victory Day and National
- Thanksgiving Day, Veterans’ Day
- 15 August – Assumption of the Blessed
- Virgin Mary
- 8 October – Independence Day
- 1 November – All Saints’ Day
- 25 December – Christmas
- 26 December – Saint Stephen’s Day
Shops and Public Services Working Hours
During the tourist season, most shops are open from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. on weekdays, and many are open during the weekend as well.
Public services and business offices generally work from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday to Friday.
The opening hours of post offices are available on the Croatian Post website, as well as on smatphone applications. Some post offices remain open until 0:00 a.m. – the one in Branimirova 4 Street, in the centre of Zagreb, as well as at the border crossing of Bajakovo.
Info tel. 072 303 304
Power supply: 220 V, frequency 50 Hz
Tap water is safe to drink in all parts of Croatia.
If you notice a natural, technical or technological threat or an accident which might threaten the life or well-being of people, property or environment, dial 112, your call is free of charge, 24 hours a day and can be made from any telephone device in the Republic of Croatia.
By dialling 112 you can reach:
- emergency medical services
- the fire department
- the police department
- mountain rescue
- coastguard rescue
- the help of other emergency services and protection and rescue operation forces
Important telephone numbers
International country code for Croatia: +385
Fire Brigade: 193
Road Assistance: (+385 1) 1987
National Centre for Search and Rescue at Sea: 195
State headquarters for protection and rescue (unique European number for all emergency services): 112
General information: 18981
Information on local and intercity numbers: 11880 and 11888
Information on international numbers: 11802
Duty forecaster of the Meteorological and Hydrological Service (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.): 060616666 (T-com), price: 6,99 HRK/min for landlines and 8,41 HRK/min for mobile networks.