Split: 1.5-Hour Diocletian's Palace Walking Tour

Split: 1.5-Hour Diocletian's Palace Walking Tour

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Discover the largest coastal town in Croatia on a walking tour of Split. Follow a local guide to the most important sights in town, such as the Golden Gate, Diocletian Palace, statue of Gregory of Nin, and many more.

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Duration 1.5 - 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Unlock the secrets of Split with a local guide
  • See the remains of the impressive Diocletian Palace
  • Walk along the Riva promenade
  • Learn about the Bishopric of Gregory of Nin
  • Travel through time as you explore 1,700 years of history
Full description
Travel back in time on a walking tour of Split, and discover the largest city of the Dalmatia region with a local guide. Explore 1,700 years of the city’s history, from the construction of the Diocletian Palace in 305 CE, to its place as Croatia's 2nd largest city. Meet your guide at the Golden Gate of the Diocletian Palace, and marvel at the remains of an ancient palace of the Roman Empire, including the open colonnades of the Peristyle. Continue to the impressive Cathedral of St. Duje (Saint Dominus), considered the oldest Catholic cathedral in the world to still be in use in its original structure. Learn about Gregory of Nin by his statue in Giardin Park, and go to the Riva promenade to admire views of Marjan Hill and the Adriatic Sea.
Includes
  • Local tour guide
  • Walking tour in English
  • Hotel pick up
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 327 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Value for money
      4.6/5
    • Service
      4.8/5
    • Organization
      4.8/5
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    Very worthwhile overview of the historical background of the Diocletian Palace, setting the ground for further exploration on our own. Guide was very knowledgeable, friendly and organized. Group was not too big (it was divided when they realized number of attendants was a bit high) and we could listen to her talk easily.

    October 1, 2019

    Great Tour

    We were impressed with the flexibility shown by the tour operator who moved our start time because of our cruise ship being delayed leaving Venice. They responded to my late email and were very accommodating. The tour itself offered a great insight into the development of Split in the early years. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. I would recommend this tour to others.

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    August 22, 2019

    Short and sweet

    Great tour, covered everything in the old town plus some game of thrones fun facts. Was long enough to get a full idea of the history of split (75 mins), but not too long that you lose interest or get hungry half way through. Would recommend to anyone who wants a good overview from a knowledgable and passionate guide.

    May 3, 2019

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