Split walking tour


ABOUT THIS TOUR

Our Split walking tour is approximately 1.5 hours in duration and our groups never exceed 12 people. We run this tour 5x a day during the summer so see below for what times suits you best.

Looking for things to do in Split: Stroll through the streets of Split with a local on our Split walking tour! If you have limited time in Split and are looking for the top things to do in Split or just looking for a Split shore excursion this is the tour for you.

On our Split sightseeing tour you will enjoy a personalised experience and gain an insight into the daily lives of Split locals and current events in Split.

The history of this town is fascinating and we place it at the centre of our Split walking tour. A social and cultural narrative is woven into the story of Split as we enjoy a Diocletian’s palace tour and wander through Diocletian’s 1700 year-old palace- bringing it all to life!

You will learn all about the colourful life of the famous Roman emperor who built the core of modern Split. This is a story which involves many historical characters, they all had their exits and their entrances, the Ottomans, the Venetians, the French, the Austro-Hungarians…

Our Split City tour will explain how they were all very vividly present in Split and the Dalmatian region at one point in history, and each of them has left a trace in Split’s architecture, culture and daily routines too!

Once you’ve enjoyed the many sights of Split city, our Split tour guide will finish the tour with a walk up the Marjan hill, where you can enjoy panoramic views over Split city and a brief escape from the bustling streets below

For some more information on Split – see our blogs:
The 10 best restaurants in Split – 2018
An explanation of Split’s statue of Grga Ninski
The women in Diocletian’s life
Split’s museums
A brief timeline of Split
How did Split get its name?
Split’s West Coast chic
Picigin – Split’s own game
Jazz lovers of Split
10 things to do in Split in September and October

 

All year: EUR 15 per person

ITINERARY

April 1 – October 31:
09h00
11h30 (includes a live re-enactment of the changing of Diocletian’s guard during high season)
15h00
17h00
19h30
Nov 1 – March 31:
09h00
17h00

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HIGHLIGHTS

Expert guides with excellent English
Get to know the Emperor and Roman Split
We’ll point out the main places of interest and give you the cultural context
Take in the fine air in the lungs of Split – Marjan Park – and enjoy wonderful views of the City over to the Dalmatian Islands
Ready to book your next tour around Split, Croatia? We guarantee you’ll have a great time!

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