1.5-Hour Walking Tour of Split Old Town
- Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Diocletian's Palace on a walking tour
- See top Split attractions within the palace grounds, like Peristyle Square and the Cathedral of St Duje
- Learn about the fascinating history of Split
Meet your guide at Diocletian’s Palace, an incredible UNESCO World Heritage listed site. Stroll the streets of the palace, first constructed in the early 4th century as a retirement home for Diocletian, the Roman Emperor. About 400 years later when the palace was in near ruins, vendors and shops began settling in, giving the palace its current look. It’s fascinatingly now part of the city, blended in with shops and restaurants and residences.
Begin the tour in the cellars and tunnels that exist beneath the palace and learn about their historical function. Soak up the atmosphere of this most unique site and then stroll the streets, stopping in the Cathedral of St. Duje, the patron saint of Split, as well as lingering in the atmospheric Peristyle Square. Finally, hit nearby Split Market to see the colorful fruits and vegetables on offer.
- Professional guide
- Walking tour
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks
Prepare for the activity
The walking tour starts from the entrance to the Diocletian's Palace cellars. The cellar entrance is located on the south (harbor) side of the palace off the Riva walking promenade (the waterfront).Open in Google Maps ⟶
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair