Split walking tour


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    Split walking tour

    Split walking tour

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    Split walking tour

    Split walking tour

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    Split walking tour

    Split walking tour

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    Split walking tour

    Split walking tour

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    Split walking tour

    Split walking tour

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    Split walking tour

    Split walking tour – Gecko tours with guests

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 Grgur 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

Gecko Tours
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4.9 out of 5 stars

Karen Towers
Karen Towers

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 month ago

Thank you so much to our excellent guide Gabby. Born and raised in Split she was the perfect guide to explain the history of the Old Town and Diocletian’s Palace. Gabby is very well educated and speaks perfect English and she is very committed to educating people about the history of her home town. It was a delight to have Gabby as our guide.
Karen Towers, Melbourne, Australia.

Valentina Unguroiu
Valentina Unguroiu

5 out of 5 stars

posted 4 weeks ago

Chose the evening City tour, which under Gaby's guidance, proved to be an excellent way to spend our time. Interesting and new information, hidden details, insights that only a good local guide can cast over such a highly touristic area, made me see Split with different eyes. Totally recommend this experience and Gaby as a guide, who is very knowledgeable and skilful.

Lizna Retief
Lizna Retief

4 out of 5 stars

posted 2 weeks ago

Marin is one of your best guides. We enjoyed him very much. Wish we could do more tours with him and stayed longer. Excellent Krka tour. His knowledge about the history of Croatia was very interesting.

All year: EUR 15 per person
(Children under 12 years old are free of charge though please notify us in advance of the number of children accompanying you so we can properly schedule guest numbers)

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:
11h30
15h00

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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!

ROUTE

Summary
Event
Split walking tour
Location
Split, Croatia, 5 Bosanska,Split,Croatia-21000
Starting on
January 13, 2019
Ending on
December 31, 2021
Description
A fully guided small group city walking tour of Split. We run this tour 5x per day.
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