Old Split, Split

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Walk through the historic core of Old Split to see one of the best-preserved Roman remains in the world: the Diocletian palace. The town joined the list of World Heritage Sites in 1979. Enter the open-air central area of the palace and climb the campanile of St. Domnius cathedral. Enjoy a panoramic view of Split, nearby islands, and Marjan hill. Don't miss the chance to rub the big toe of the giant statue of Gregory of Nin, outside the palace gate, and make a wish. Other sites to see include 12th- and 13th-century Romanesque churches, medieval forts, 15th-century Gothic palaces, and Renaissance and Baroque-style palaces. Plan to visit Old Split during your Split vacation using our convenient Split online itinerary planner.
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  • This is one of the main cities in Croatia and this is where it all started Be sure to take your time and enjoy the various architectural periods throughout its history. Roman. Venetian. Napoleon.  more »
  • Only a 15 minute walk from the Cruise Terminal takes you in to the old City of Split. Plenty to see, with narrow streets and quaint buildings. Lots of little Restaurants and Bars. Highly...  more »
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