This tour is reserve for exploring the old town of Split with a local licensed guide. “Best of Split” is a great tour to get to know the history of the Split town. Discover the old part of the largest Dalmatian town of Split and travel back to the “ancient Roman Empire”! Together with driver-guide for Klis, you’ll take a 20 minutes air-conditioned transfer to the mountain village of Klis. In this tiny village lies Klis Fortress. It stands tall on the end of a rocky cliff offering the absolute best view of Split. An excellent opportunity to capture amazing photos of Split and the islands. On our way back, we stop at Salona to explore the most famous Roman archaeological site in Croatia.
09:45 Pick up and departure from Split
10:00 Discover Diocletian’s Palace, Split
12:00 Klis fort sightseeing, free time for lunch
15:30 Visit the ancient Roman ruins of Salona
16:00 Return to Split
Entrance fees are not included in the price of the tour so please have the exact amount prepared once you meet our driver in the morning at the day of the tour;
Departure Point: Hotel pick up and drop-off from Split and outside of downtown Split, please advise your exact pick-up location upon confirmation. If you’re arriving by cruise Your driver-guide for Klis will be waiting for You in front of your ship for a touring of the local areas!
This private tour sets off at the main waterfront Riva in front of the south wall of Diocletian’s Palace. Emperor Diocletian lived long enough to retire. He decided to build his own retirement Palace right on the peninsula near the Roman city Salona. We will enter the substructures of the palace, which are a prime example of great Roman architecture. From the Diocletian’s cellars to grand Peristyle square, Vestibule, and Jupiter’s temple, you will find yourself in the old town surrounded by great examples of ancient architecture. The split will make You feel like a spot on time traveler!
On our return, we will visit the ancient Roman ruins of Salona. Salona dates back to the 2nd century BC. It was the birthplace of Emperor Diocletian. It had all the infrastructure of all other Roman towns and reached its peak in the 3rd & 4th centuries AD. You’ll see the defense walls, aqueducts, basilicas, thermal baths, theater, sarcophagi, amphitheater, and more interesting sights. Seeing Salona puts the whole Roman era into perspective.
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