Day trip

From Split: Small Group Tour of Salona, Klis, and Trogir

Activity provider: Gecko Tours Split

From Split: Small Group Tour of Salona, Klis, and Trogir

Activity provider: Gecko Tours Split

From US$ 74.14 per person

There is a wealth of medieval and Roman history to be found in the immediate surrounds of Split. Join this tour for a fascinating fully guided small group day-tour of the Roman City of Salona, Klis Fortress and Trogir.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Roman ruins of Salona and stand in the ampitheatre where early Christian fought lions
  • Walk the ramparts of Klis Fortress, the scene of of many Game of Thrones episodes, and enjoy stunning views over the Adriatic islands and beyond
  • Tour the medieval City of Trogir and learn of its varied and rich history
Full description
For lovers of history and archeology, there is a wealth of medieval and Roman history to be found in the immediate surrounds of Split. On the first stop, you’ll visit the ancient ruins in Salona, which was the capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia 2000 years ago, as well as being one of the five biggest towns in the Roman Empire. From here you’ll travel to the village of Klis, which is home to an imposing medieval fortress, perched high on a hilltop. This fortress became castle to many Croatian kings and served as a defense against the Ottoman invasion during the early 16th century.More latterly, it has featured in the blockbuster television series “Game of Thrones”. Next, you'll head to Trogir, a city which has had 2300 years of cultural and architectural influence by Greeks, Romans, Venetians and Austrians. In 1997, Trogir was recognized as a UNESCO world heritage site. There is also an option for lunch at a local Dalmatian restaurant en-route.
Includes
  • Expert guided tour
  • Transportation
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fee (HRK 100 per person)
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Gecko Tours office located at Ul. Čulića dvori 6, 21000, Split.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Water
  • Cash
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 16 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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Jadran (Adrian) was an amazing tour guide! We had a grand time with him and our group. He has in-depth knowledge about the culture and the history of the place plus he presents information in an engaging way. He’s also funny. We learned a lot and enjoyed our tour. Thank you very much! Superb and highly recommended.

May 9, 2022

it was a fantastic small group tour. I definitely recommend!

June 8, 2022

A great way to visit Salona, Trogir and the Klis fortress. We travelled with 2 other couples in a mini bus. We left at 9am and arrived back in Split at 6pm. Donesh, our tour guide was so accommodating, informative and friendly.

April 21, 2022

Product ID: 157683