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Split Shore Excursions - Split and Trogir


 



This 5.5 Hour Private Shore Excursion Includes:
  • Pick up from Port or Hotel in Split
  • Private English Speaking Licensed Guide
  • Round Trip Transportation in Private Vehicle
  • Walking Tours and Free Time
  • Included Interior Visits- Diocletian's Palace, St. Dominus Cathedral, St. Lawrence Cathedral
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Tour Number:
CSPLI-03

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TOUR DESCRIPTION
 
Type: Antiquity, Charming Town, Free Time, Scenic Drive, Walking
Length: 5.5 Hours
Walking: Difficult
Mobility: NO wheelchairs
Guide: Licensed Guide
Language: English

Split Shore Excursion - This tour combines two of the region's highlights including a visit to Diocletian's Palace in Split and the charming medieval town of Trogir.

After meeting your private licensed guide you immediately begin your tour at Diocletian's Palace which is located in the heart of Split and is a UNESCO world heritage site. This palace is one of the largest Roman buildings which is still in use today. You visit the well preserved cellars of the palace which show the building's original floor plan and supports the imperial residential areas above. You will be impressed by the peristyle, which is an inner colonnaded courtyard, where official audiences took place.

You visit one of the oldest cathedrals in the world, the Cathedral of St. Duje (Split's patron Saint), which was originally the mausoleum of Diocletian. Today it is called the Cathedral of St. Dominus. Following your visit of the palace there is a short amount of free time to explore the maze of small streets near the palace which are filled with shops and caf̩s.

Leaving Split you drive along the Dalmatian coast until you reach the charming town of Trogir which is located on a small islet between the mainland of Croatia and the island of Ciovo. It was originally a Greek colony but the main core of the town was developed between the 13th and the 15th centuries, surrounded by city walls. The historical center of Trogir is a unique monument of culture and is included in UNESCO's World Heritage List.

You will walk with your guide through Trogir's narrow streets, taking you back in history as you pass stone houses, churches, palaces, monasteries, and city walls. You stop at the main attraction of Trogir, the St. Lawrence Cathedral. Take time to enjoy the beauty of the Romanesque portal created by the local artist Radovan. It is considered the cathedral's finest piece of architectural work and features lion figures on the sides and the figures of Adam and Eve above them.

After your walking tour you enjoy free time to explore the marble covered streets of the old town. Enjoy your time doing some shopping or relaxing in one of the caf̩s inside the city walls before you return to Split.


If you cannot find what you are looking for, our Split tours and Split Shore Excursions can also be customized to fit your needs. If you have a larger group, we can offer you a private Split tour using a mid-size bus or full size coach. Please contact us with any questions or to receive a customized quote.
Shore Trip Timing - The shore excursion times are approximate based on your interests and traffic conditions.
  • Meet guide and Visit Diocletian's Palace - 1 Hour and 30 Minutes
  • Free time in Split - 45 Minutes
  • Drive to Trogir - 50 Minutes
  • Trogir Walking Tour - 1 Hour
  • Free time in Trogir - 35 Minutes
  • Return to Split - 50 Minutes