Marjan-Viewpoint

    Split City Tour – Diocletian Palace Revealed

    Discover the most Interesting Sites within the Palace

    Split has wowed its visitors for centuries and now it is a time for you to be amazed with rich culture and timeless beauty of this mix of modern lifestyle and ancient history. Travel back in time with our knowledgeable guide and learn more about this grandiose UNESCO protected area in best possible way.

    Duration: approx 75 minutes
    Operates: Daily


    SPLIT WALKING TOUR

    TICKET:
    € 12
    Book Now

    The Places You’ll Go!

    Vestibul-waiting room the the emperors chambers-Split Old Town
    Diocletian Palace

    Our professional guide will lead you through all must see sights within the Palace. Listen to the stories and travel back in time.


    Tour Highlights

    Reveal interesting stories from the past and get to know the Palace
    Take your vacation to the next level and climb to the new heights with our amazing tour guide
    Explore further by yourself after the tour ends and take numerous pictures

    Check for Availability and Prices


    TOUR DEPARTURE

    10:30 & 18:00

    Things you’ll see

    Diocletian’s basement Live the experience of Diocletian’s underground

    Peristil square Discover the real heart of the palace

    Saint Domnius cathedral the main attraction in Split that should be not missed

    Vestibul ancient domed room open to the sky

    Ethnographic Museum exceptional cultural and historical significance

    Golden and Iron Gates main entrances to the ancient Palace

    Gregory of Nin statue statue of medieval Croatian bishop


    What you will experience

    A visit to the Diocletian’s Palace is a must do when you come to Split. We have combined the most interesting sights within the Palace together with the walk to the most famous viewpoint of the city.


    Walking tour

    Forget the guidebook with historical insight of 1 700 years old town provided by local guide.
    We will show you the most important sights, hidden inside the walled palace of the Diocletian that were influenced by Greeks, Romans, Byzantines & Venetians and take you to the exciting journey through history and lifestyle of ancient Split.


    Start exploring the most fascinating Croatian town from the bronze maquette on the main promenade in Split, continue towards most fabulous historical sites and hidden alleys in the town. Gain an insight about the architecture, history and modern living of Split’s citizens while admiring glorious arhitectual scenery.

    Explore basement halls and the corridors of Diocletian’s old city which are the entranceway into the palace from the south. Learn more about famous Roman emperor and take memorable pictures of famous Game of Thrones filming spot. As we pass through the basement, a huge ancient stairs will lead you directly up the Peristil square and Cathedral of St. Domnius.


    Just above the stairs discover Vestibul- a formal entrance to the Diocletian’s apartment where, in some part of days you can hear multi-part harmonies from a group singing traditional music. Continue towards Etnographic Museum and medieval buildings.

    Admire city’s Golden & Iron gates and hear our guide’s storytelling who will reveal many interesting facts during this walking tour. Stroll around narrow stone streets and fascinating monuments.

    Touch the most famous and shiny enough not to miss it, toe in Split. Make a wish in front of 20ft high statue of Gregory of Nin. We believe it is a good luck, you can try it too. Maybe it brings you back in this gorgeous town.

    Ticket Info

    Price per person: € 12

    For group price, please contact us.


    Included in Price

    Professional guide
    Walking tour


    Exclusions

    Gratuities (optional)
    Hotel pickup and drop-off

    Operates

    Daily


    Useful Tips before Tour

    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • A small amount of walking is involved
    • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

    Meeting Point and Arrival Info

    Meeting point: Golden Gates of Diocletian’s Palace
    Get the directions


    Office address: Dosud ulica 4
    get the directions


    Arriving by car

    July and August can get very busy, so we recommend you get clear instructions about available parking
    view nearby parking map


    Arriving by bus

    Buses that stop at Tržnica (green market) near our office
    2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 17, 18 and 60
    view bus map

    PHOTOS