Exit the highway in Karlovac, continuing along in the direction of Slunj and Grabovac. Two kilometers later, before the river Korana bridge, take the right turn onto the road 42, in the direction of Plaški. Four kilometers later, in the village Poljanak, at the junction take the road to village Plitvica. Follow the Vila Sumrak signposts.
If coming from the West (e.g. Rijeka or Istria), (from Zagreb)
take the highway to Zagreb until you reach Bosiljevo, then turn to the direction of Split. Exit at Ogulin and take the direction to Plaški. Continue for 50 km and turn to the Plitvica village at the junction at Poljanak village. Then follow the Villa Sumrak signposts.
Drive through the National Park main entrance and some 6 kilometers later, 500 meters after the big blue bridge over the river Korana, take the hard left turn – go uphill to the road No 42, in the Plaški direction. After 4 kilometers, at the village Poljanak, at the junction take the road going left to Plitvica village. Follow the Vila Sumrak signposts.