private group tours for 25+ persons also available for this tour
in split walking tour
During this tour, you will see all the major attractions in the city center including Diocletian's Palace and Split old town, UNESCO's World Heritage site. This tour includes also the most spectacular views of the old town of Split and surroundings from the very best locations in the city.
First, we will visit Diocletian's Palace and old Split town, UNESCO world heritage sites, including entrances to the most interesting sites inside the Palace:
St. Domnius Cathedral - one of the oldest cathedrals in the world, with elements dating back to 3rd century A.D.
Substructure halls of Diocletian's Palace - the unique basement complex preserved from the original Roman period of construction, witnessing today the grandiosity of the Emperor’s residential villa.
Temple of Jupiter / Baptistery of St. John - built inside the Palace as Diocletian considered the highest Roman god, Jupiter, to be his divine father. Later, transformed into Christian baptistery this temple became one of the best-preserved remains from Split ancient period.
The entrance to St. Domnius bell tower (60 meters high) can also be programmed during this tour as the additional tour opportunity. From the peak of the bell tower, you can enjoy a spectacular scenario over Diocletian's palace, old houses, the port of Split and nearby islands! The cost of the ticket is approx. 3 € / person. Please note: there are lots of stairs and dizzy heights, therefore this option is not recommended to everybody.
After lunch in a traditional Dalmatian "trattoria" (optional, additional cost approx. 15 € / person), we will walk to the western side of the town to enjoy the panorama of the city from different angle (fishermen's harbour) and then we will proceed to Saint Stephen's peak to enjoy some great sea views. In the end, we will reach the peak of medieval Veli Varos quarter to enjoy the "postcard" views of Split old town and port from Belvedere spot.
attractions on in split walking tour:
In Split Walking Tour includes:
Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, built more than 1.700 years ago; today the world heritage site protected by UNESCO
Diocletian's Palace Walls and Gates: Golden, Silver, Iron, and Brass Gate - Perystile - St. Domnius Cathedral - Temple of Jupiter - Diocletian’s Palace substructure halls (cellars) - Cardo and Decumanus street
Outside the Palace: Main square (Piazza) - Fruit square - Fruit and vegetables market (Bazaar) - Fish market - Riva promenade - Marmont's street - Republic square (Prokurative) - Remains of the Benedictine monastery of St. Eufemia - Statue of Gregory of Nin - Veli Varoš medieval quarter - Matejuška fishermen's harbour - Saint Stephen's peak - Belvedere with a great panorama
This is a private Split walking tour: only you and/or your group will be attending it, no other persons will be joining the tour. Departure time and date, as well as the pace of the tour, can easily be adjusted according to your personal preferences.
Tour time: Approx. 5 h
Recommended departure time:
At the end of the main promenade (Riva) = in front of the Church St. Francis = on the address: Trg Franje Tuđmana 1: click here to see the map
If you arrive with a cruise ship, our guide will meet you in the port, the closest possible to your ship.
If you’re staying in the center of Split or nearby, the guide can meet you in front of your accommodation address.
On this tour, there are entrance tickets to St. Domnius Cathedral, Diocletian's Palace substructure halls and Temple of Jupiter / Baptistery of St. John. According to your personal preferences, a variation of this tour with the entrance to St. Domnius bell tower can also be organized. We highly recommend you to provide yourself with refreshments (water) before the start of the tour as temperatures in Split are almost always over 30 C during high season (July and August).
Included in the Price
VAT, licensed and experienced English speaking local guide
Not Included in the Price
Cathedral of St. Domnius and Temple of Jupiter: all together - 3,5 € / person
Substructure halls: 6 € / person
Optional: St. Domnius bell tower: 3 € / person
Optional: lunch in a traditional Dalmatian "trattoria" - konoba: approx. 15 € / person
Payments & Conditions
Paying for the tour is upon arrival, on the beginning of the tour, in cash, in EUR or in HRK (according to Croatian National Bank official exchange rate; approx. 1 € = 7,5 HRK).
In Split Walking tour is recommended for visitors interested in:
Getting general information about Split, Diocletian's Palace and life outside its walls throughout centuries
Visiting St. Domnius Cathedral, Temple of Jupiter and Substructure halls of Diocletian’s palace
Learning about local products and gastronomy on green and fish market
Enjoying great views from panoramic spots close to the old town of Split.
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