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Original Experience

Split and Shopping

A visit to Croatia's second largest city with your own guide and driver and plenty of time to shop
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Things to know

Duration:

10 hrs

Suitable for:

Couples, Family, Friends

Original Experience:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Tickets included:

Tickets to the basements included

Type of tour:

Excursion with Driver tour - you will have your own luxury private vehicle accompanying you throughout the tour.

Other inclusions:

Hotel Pick up and Drop off
Your own friendly and profession guide
Plenty of time for lunch and photo opportunities
Shopping
Meeting points: A choice between your hotel (if centrally located) and a recommended meeting point; Sun Gardens Hotel

What makes this tour special


The city of Split was founded by Roman Emperor Diocletian in 295AD. It took 10 years to build his palace where he lived until 313AD when he died. However, other former Roman rulers used it for retreat until the 6th century when it fell into disrepair. With 68 rooms, the rooms are exact replicas of how Diocletian left them. Tours of the Palace are held all year round and are inexpensive, with some of it being re-purposed as markets, shops and restaurants.

Split is full of heritage and culture, so if discovering the background behind this Roman city entices you, don't miss out! Within 2 hours you could have access to 8 UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Diocletian's Palace and the Cathedral of St. James. 

The Riva is Split's promenade, and is one of Split's most popular attractions. It had been reconstructed multiple times over the years to ensure its strength is as it was when it was first built. It has the most beautiful views of Diocletian's Palace, the Franciscan monastery and the Church of St. Francis. Now, its purpose is solely a tourists heaven, featuring a number of cafes, restaurants and places to enjoy entertainment. 

What you'll see

Old town of Split
Split is the second largest city in Croatia and the largest in the Dalmatia area. It is best known for its beaches and it’s fortress-like compound in the old centre which was erected by the Roman emperor Diocletian in the 4th century.
Diocletian’s Palace
The old town of Split is mostly made up of what remains of the ancient palace built here by the Roman Emperor Diocletian. It is considered one of the most imposing Roman ruins found anywhere in the world.
Split Promenade
Split’s delightful promenade with its melee of cafe shops and restaurants looking out to the peaceful Adriatic sea is a wonderful experience. This is the beating heart of activity in Split and all the most glorious with the backdrop of the Roman palace behind.

FAQ

QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <hello@touriocity.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.

For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.

Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.

To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at <hello@touriocity.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWho do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?
AAt Touriocity, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.

Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to <hello@tourioicity.com> or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QAm I able to book more than one tour?
AAbsolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <hello@touriocity.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).

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