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Split: Krka Waterfalls Tour with Boat, Swimming & Free Time

Activity provider: Split Walking Tour

Split: Krka Waterfalls Tour with Boat, Swimming & Free Time

Activity provider: Split Walking Tour
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Discover the Krka National Park on a scenic tour from Split. Cruise down the Krka River and see the first hydroelectric power station in Europe.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 - 10 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Your guide will meet you at the place that suits you the most in Split, as long as they can park their vehicle nearby.
Private group available


8 - 10 hours
  • Split

  • Krka National Park (boat cruise)

  • Krka National Park (free time)

  • Split

Meeting point
Main stop
  • See Europe's largest travertine cascades at the Skradinski buk waterfalls
  • Explore the stunning Krka waterfall surrounds by a wooden walkway
  • Discover Europe's first hydroelectric power station on the Krika River
  • Visit the Ethno Museum in one of the old mills in the quaint town of Skardin
Full description

Escape the hustle and bustle of Split's city center on a full-day guided tour of one of Croatia’s most beautiful national parks at Krka. Glide along the Krka River's calm water on a boat cruise and make the most of your free time in the park once you arrive. Meet your guide at the Golden Gate of the Diocletian Palace for a transfer to Krka National Park. Alternatively, drive straight to the park in a private vehicle, depending on the option selected.

Upon arrival, go to the small town of Skradin to take a short boat cruise down the Krka River. Disembark at the Skradinski Buk waterfalls, and marvel at Europe’s largest travertine cascade system. Take in the fresh air and wild nature, or go to the Ethno Museum in one of the old mills. See the remains of ancient settlements and small stone houses, along with the first hydroelectric power station in Europe.

After the National Park, visit a sandy beach Skradin's sandy beach for a refreshing rest. Visit a local winery and taste local wines and olive oils, not included in the tour price.

  • Transportation by air-conditioned bus (if group tour selected)
  • Transportation by car or a van (if private tour selected)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if private tour selected)
  • Entry ticket to Ethno Museum and old watermills
  • Visit to the 1st hydroelectric power station in Europe
  • Boat cruise along the Krka River
  • Free time for swimming in Krka River
  • Entry tickets to Krka National Park (discount guaranteed)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (unless option selected)
  • Wine and olive oil tasting (optional)
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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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear

Know before you go

  • Swimming in Krka National Park is allowed outside of the restricted areas
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 991 reviews

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You aren't allowed to actully swim in the waterfalls you get to swim on a beach after you have seen the waterfalls. The cost to get into the park is also fairly pricy at 140 kuna for an adult ticket and this isn't included in the price of the tour ticket. However that being said the bus ride there and back were pleasant and was a lot easier and got a lot closer then public busses. I cant comment on the tour guides because they weren't really guides more like babysitters making sure you got on the bus at the right time but let you do what you want once you get to the place which I prefer tbh. Overall rate this trip a 7/10 waterfalls were impressive but only took 2hrs to see max rest if time was sat on a pebble beach.

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August 13, 2022

This trip was great. The journey there was very smooth and Maria the tour guide was great she gave us lots of interesting information along the way and was really helpful with any questions we had. The waterfall was stunning and the small town we went to was lovely. I also booked the olive oil and wine tasting which was a really lovely experience. All in all it was a lovely day trip, would recommend!

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August 12, 2022

Very well organised trip. Our guide Dora gave us all the information we needed and we were able to explore the park in our own time. We spent a couple of hours exploring the park. There were queues for the boats back to Skradin so leave plenty of time. There is a nice beach to swim in the river and a fort to look round so worth spending an hour in Skradin.

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August 12, 2022

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