There are more than enough sightseeing and activity tours in Split, Croatia, that are interesting and varied enough to ensure you have a memorable time here.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM ZAGREB
Enjoy a 3-hour walking tour of Split. Explore the streets and alleyways of the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, that have been continuously inhabited since built. See the sites, ranging from sphinxes the Romans brought from Egypt to preserved Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque palaces. Explore the local market and take a walk along the Riva promenade.
VIATOR EXCLUSIVE COMBO: ‘GAME OF THRONES’ IN DUBROVNIK AND SPLIT
Follow in the footsteps of your favourite ‘Games of Thrones’ characters on this Croatia combo — a Viator Exclusive you won’t find anywhere else. When you join your expert guide in Split, discover the fictional city of Meereen while visiting the mountainside fortress of Klis and the UNESCO-listed Diocletian’s Palace.
On another day, head to Dubrovnik and hear some of the insider gossip about the series as you explore the UNESCO-listed Old Town, Lovrijenac Fortress and more. Please note: Depending on tour availability, you can choose which days and in what order you wish to take the tours to suit your personal schedule.
PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK SMALL GROUP DAY TOUR: FROM SPLIT
On your Plitvice Lakes tour from you will witness why Plitvice National Park is not only Croatia’s National wonder but why it has been enlisted on UNESCO World Heritage site’s list. With its 16 lakes, travertine barriers, largest Croatian waterfall and breathtaking canyons Plitvice lakes will surely keep your camera clicking and leave you with everlasting memories.
SPLIT BIKE TOUR: CITY HIGHLIGHTS BY STANDARD OR ELECTRIC BIKE
Discover top Split attractions as well as the locals’ favourite spots on a 3-hour bike tour! Pedal at a leisurely pace and visit the leafy Marjan Hill plus landmarks like Diocletian Palace, a UNESCO site. Ride on a standard bike to cover a distance of roughly 10 miles (15km) or upgrade to an electric bike to cover approximately the same distance.
Easy and safe to ride, the electric bike has a motor that starts as you pedal, ensuring little effort and lots of fun! Numbers are limited to 10 people on this small-group tour, ensuring personal attention from a guide.
SPLIT SHORE EXCURSION: DIOCLETIAN PALACE AND TROGIR TOUR
When your cruise ship docks at Split Port, head out to discover two of Croatia’s finest UNESCO World Heritage sites on a half-day shore excursion!
Visit Diocletian Palace on a morning walking tour, and explore its underground cellars, Peristyle Square and the Cathedral of St Duje. Hear of the flamboyant Roman Emperor Diocletian who commissioned the grand palace as his home, and then visit the historical coastal town of Trogir.
SPLIT WINE TASTING AND EVENING WALKING TOUR
Combine an evening of Croatian wine and cheese with a leisurely stroll along some of Split’s most scenic areas.
Avoiding the searing midday heat, the walk takes place in the early evening and follows a route from Split’s stunning Riva Promenade, to Marjan Hill and the Veli Varoš neighbourhood.
After walking with an expert local guide, head inside a Veli Varoš wine bar to sample a variety of Croatian wine and artisan cheese from the Dalmatia region.
MEDJUGORJE AND MOSTAR DAY TRIP: FROM SPLIT
Cross the border into Bosnia and Herzegovina for this enlightening day trip from Split to Medjugorje and Mostar.
Travelling in an air-conditioned coach with a knowledgeable guide, head to the pilgrimage town of Medjugorje, where apparitions of the Virgin Mary have been reported.
Make the most of free time to climb Apparition Hill, visit St James Church or unwind in the Garden of Contemplation. Then, continue to the multicultural town of Mostar, where you’ll see sights like the Mosque of Mostar on a walking tour. Entrance fees not included.
CITY OF SPLIT WALKING TOUR
Take a walk through Split’s 1,700 years of history, with a local guide who will bring the past to life. Among the sights on this 2-hour tour are Diocletian’s Palace, the Cathedral of Saint Domnius, Riva Harbour, and the Golden Gate.
DUBROVNIK DAY TRIP: FROM SPLIT
Spend a day discovering some of the the UNESCO-listed sights of Dubrovnik on this trip from Split, with a professional guide.
See breathtaking scenery of the Dalmatian Coast during your coach ride between these two showstopper cities. Once in Dubrovnik, get insight into historical and cultural significance of the city’s charming Old Town during a guided walking tour.
Wander along the Stradun and the winding, medieval streets, see top attractions including Orlando’s Column and the Franciscan Monastery. Have free time to explore independently before returning to Split.
PAINTBALL EXPERIENCE FROM SPLIT OR TROGIR
Get in touch with your adventurous side and enjoy this completely equipped paintball game that will raise your adrenaline and help you deal with your problems and everyday stress. After getting suited up in your head-to-toe gear, you have 2 hours to strategise and battle on the terrain.
KOZJAK JEEP SAFARI: FROM SPLIT
Forget about the city crowds and set off into the wild as you begin to explore the breathtaking nature around Trogir and Split in a completely different way than most of the visitors do.
KRKA NATIONAL PARK DAY TRIP: FROM SPLIT
Visit medieval Šibenik and Krka National Park on this day trip from Split. Start your day in Šibenik, the oldest Croatian town on the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea, and explore its history-steeped streets.
Then, head to Krka. Wander through the postcard-perfect national park and see some of its 17 natural waterfalls, including Skradinski Buk, the park’s largest fall. You’ll also enjoy ample free time to swim in the lower lake, wander independently or explore the charming mill cottages.
HALF DAY SAILING TRIP
If you want to have a relaxing, refreshing day out on a beautiful Adriatic sea and meet the Mediterranean as it once was, this is a perfect choice for you.
This sailing tour lasts about 5 hours and it brings you to the beautiful, untouched and stunning island of Šolta. Šolta has always been an island of fishermen, farmers, vineyards and olive trees, and a authentic spot of unspoiled nature and healing healthy climate. While sailing, enjoy panoramic views. Once you get to Rogac, the main port of the island, you can spend your time swimming and snorkelling or having lunch in a restaurant.
SPLIT AND TROGIR HALF DAY SHORE TOUR: FROM SPLIT
The tour begins with an introduction to Split and its many highlights such as Dioklecian’s Palace, the bell tower of St. Duje, Prokurative and much more! Your next stop is the lovely seaside town of Trogir after which you will return to Split.
SPLIT SAILING ADVENTURE
Leave Split to cruise to Hvar by ferry, and then sail around the breathtaking Palenki Islands by yacht, and enjoy stops to swim or snorkel around their gloriously secluded beaches. Under the watchful eye of a guide, act as part of the crew and help handle the ship on a 4-hour sailing adventure. No prior experience is needed, just a desire to actively participate while soaking up the sights of Croatia’s beautiful island wilderness.
SPLIT WINE TASTING
Good wine is one of the most recognisable symbols of Dalmatia in the world. Split Wine Tasting gives you the opportunity to experience unique tasting of authentic Dalmatian wines in the magical ambience of the Diocletian palace. Socialising with sommelier of Diocletian Wine House Restaurant is an excellent opportunity for all wine lovers to expand their gastronomic knowledge and taste Dalmatia in the right way. In wine -there is truth. In vino veritas!
SPLIT WALKING TOUR
See the highlights of historical Split on this 1.5-hour walking tour, led by a professional guide.
Start with a stroll along the Riva promenade and follow your guide along the cobblestone streets and narrow walkways of Split Old Town. Head inside the UNESCO-listed Diocletian’s Palace and learn about the extravagant Emperor Diocletian as you tour Peristyle Square and other sights within its walls. After that, traverse Republic Square (Prokurative) before returning to the waterfront.
SEGWAY TOUR IN SPLIT
Travel through Split and see the essential sites on a 2-hour ride through town with your Segway. Learn the interesting history of the city with a live guide as you move through the city past the National Theatre, Diocletian’s Palace, and more!
EXTREME CANYONING ADVENTURE: FROM SPLIT
If you are up for some real canyoning action while vacationing in Croatia, this is exactly what you are looking for. This 5-hour canyoning adventure is a fun way to wake up all your senses while exploring the canyons of the Cetina River.
CULINARY TOUR IN SPLIT
Enjoying a world-famous, healthy, light Mediterranean cuisine in magnificent atmosphere of 1700 years old Diocletian’s Palace, makes Split Culinary Tour a special and unforgettable experience for all age groups.
You have the opportunity to visit colourful and picturesque fish and green market to buy groceries from which the cooks of Diocletian Wine House Restaurant will prepare a delicious lunch for them. Based on the fact that food is a hedonism and one of the life pleasures for many people, gastronomy is an excellent way to get guests closer to the local community and destination itself.
ROCK CLIMBING ADVENTURE IN SPLIT
Spend a relaxing day at the Marjan Park and have a unique experience of climbing around historical sites dated back to the 15th century with the professional and licensed guides. Climb to the top and enjoy the beautiful view of surrounding islands. The tour is suited for all levels of previous experience.
EVENING WALKING TOUR IN SPLIT
A 90 min informative pre-dinner walk around the old town Split and Marjan hills in the cool of the evening – starts at 7:30pm. The tour will be taken by our informed local guides, all of whom were brought up and raised in Split and will make your tour truly memorable.
SEA KAYAK ADVENTURE IN SPLIT
Spend a relaxing day paddling around the town of Split and fascinating Marjan hill while enjoying the spectacular views. Take a relaxing morning session or enjoy the magnificent sunset from the sea on the afternoon tour. Discover local history and culture as you paddle along the coastline, explore fascinating cliffs and beaches, enjoy fantastic views on the surrounding islands and hills.
During the tour, you will have a beach break. During this break, you can, if you dare, test yourself in cliff jumping! From small beginner jumps to some serious adrenaline jumps… you choose!
MOSOR HIKING TOUR: FROM SPLIT
If you are looking for peace and tranquillity far from the maddening crowd, this tour is for you. Relax in the fresh mountain air in unspoiled nature with stunning view of Split and Dalmatian Islands.
SPLIT FOR FOODIES
A great overview of the city’s history, sights and sounds whilst focusing, although not exclusively, on its rich gastronomic tradition. We get to sample local foods and drink and meet some of the locals who produce it. This is the ideal for those with limited time in Split.
SPLIT CYCLING TOUR
A guided cycling tour around Split passing by Splits iconic sights, taking in the stunning views and atmosphere and learning all about the history and culture of Split. Starting in the cool of the morning and evenings, this tour is great for families and those with moderate cycling experience.
SEA KAYAKING TOUR IN SPLIT
Seeing the 1700 year old palace of Roman emperor Diocletian from sea level will present you with a remarkable experience of the Adriatic port of Split.
The biggest city from both sides of the Adriatic has many opportunities for you to explore, without venturing very far from the city centre.
Starting from the western side of the port we will proceed towards the southern side of Splits park-forest Marjan. Your tour along the coast includes the area of the Kastelet with the gallery of the famous Croatian sculptor Ivan Mestrovic and Villa Dalmatia that once belonged to later Yugoslav communist leader Tito.
Your sea kayaking tour will also pass close to the Maritime research institute and the bay of Bene and back, with a drink at the area of the Institute. Paddling along the coast will show you a touch of nature and Mediterranean architecture, dominated with Diocletian’s palace that is under protection of UNESCO.
SCUBA DIVING IN SPLIT
Split diving is a one day experience of your first breaths underwater. With knowledgeable instructor, you will go through the basic information about Scuba Diving.
You will also practice some skills from the PADI Open Water Diver course and they may be credited to the PADI Scuba Diver or Open Water Diver certifications.
Reserve your spot, prepare for fun, bring towel, swimsuit and sunscreen. Everything else is on the boat!
JET SKI SAFARI IN SPLIT
Enjoy a 2-hour, small-group, adrenaline adventure by Jet Ski. Visit island Ciovo, and one of its beautiful beaches with a professional, English speaking tour guide. You can choose from one of four departure times when you book, also between going alone or going in pair.
SPLIT PUB CRAWL
Craziest and biggest Pub Crawl in Split. Includes 2 h Power hour with unlimited drinks, vast selection of alcoholic drinks, free pizza, free shots and VIP club entrances to the other clubs we visit. Power hour lasts from 9 PM till 11 PM, after that you are visiting more Splits famous bars. Look out for the green umbrella at the meeting point at Peristil, the tallest tower in the centre of the palace.