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Split: Marjan Hill Hiking Tour From Diocletian's Palace

Activity provider: ELITE TRAVEL Ltd.

Split: Marjan Hill Hiking Tour From Diocletian's Palace

Activity provider: ELITE TRAVEL Ltd.

From US$ 26.06 per person

Enjoy a walking tour of Marjan Hill, a peaceful natural oasis located in Split's Old Town. See for yourself why those looking for solitude come here and admire sights like Diocletian's Palace on the way.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover why Marjan Hill is considered the green lungs of Split
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the city of Split from the hilltop
  • Learn more about this millennia-old Mediterranean gem
Full description
This hiking tour starts from the entrance to the Diocletian's Palace cellars and it will take us through the narrow streets of the old peasants' district of Varoš to the first viewpoint, next to the 16th century Jewish cemetery. From there, we will walk through pine tree forest next to an old abandoned zoo and favorite picnic spot for people of Split, all the way to the top of the hill on the elevation of 178 m above sea level. From the top you will be able to enjoy the view over the entire city and mountains surrounding it. From there, on a clear day, you can see all the central Adriatic islands. After stopping for a view and taking photos, our way will take us to an old hermitage of Saint Jerome. In this place hermits used to live in the dwellings that were built in the caves so that only the front façade is visible. After a photo stop, we follow our way down the hill past the church of Our Lady of Bethlehem and Saint Nicholas church back to the old town. Distance covered is about 6 km highest point is 178 m above sea level. Terrain is mostly gravel, with some concrete and asphalt. Elevation gain/loss is approx.. 300 m Total distance : 6 km Elevation gain/loss: 300 m Highest point: 178m
Includes
  • Professional local English-speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Date

Meeting point

Departure info for the pick-up place: * SPLIT, in front of the Cellars at 09:15 AM. Meeting point is at the entrance to the Diocletian's Palace cellars. The cellar entrance is located outside of the Diocletian Palace, facing the waterfront (south side). The address is Obala Hrvatskog narodnog preporoda 22. Your guide will be standing at the entrance with a sign "Elite Travel"(near the bronze relief model of the city of Split). We kindly ask all the guests to be at the departure location at least 5 minutes before departure time for check-in.

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What to bring

  • Camera
  • Hiking shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Product ID: 414566