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Walking Tour of Split with a ''Magister'' of History

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Stop At: Palazzo di Diocleziano, Iza Vestibula 3, Split 21000 Croatia

I will show you everything important in the Diocletian's Palace, which makes the core of the City of Split and it is considered its dead center. We start on the Southern Entrance to the Palace, after we go through the Basement Halls to the Peristyle square and all of the other attractions.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Old Split, Ulica Knezova Nelipica 1A, Split 21000 Croatia

All the little details I will be showing you on the way, noble palaces, and many other things. Even though Split is most notable for its attractions from the Roman times, the City is filled with many medieval, renaissance and early modern age heritage.

Stop At: Cathedral of Saint Domnius, Kraj Sv.Duje 5, Split 21000 Croatia

We will see the Cathedral (Diocletian's Mausoleum) from the outside and there I will explain everything about it.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: The Peristyle of Diocletian's Palace, Dioklecijanova Ulica, Split 21000 Croatia

Central square of Diocletian's Palace. Here I like to talk about the transition of Split from Roman times to christianity and many other interesting things.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vestibulum of Diocletian's Palace, Ulica Iza Vestibula 1, Split 21000 Croatia

Ancient entrance to Diocletian's private residence. From here I take you around the remains of Emperor's Diocletians's private residence.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Jupiter, Kraj Sveti Ivana, Split 21000 Croatia

Jupiter's Temple in Diocletian's Palace. Beautifully preserved ancient temple. Here we have the option to enter the temple which holds one of the most important artifacts of Croatian medieval history. The entrance fee is only 10 kuna (1.5 euros)

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Eastern (Silver) Gate, Diocletian's Palace, Split 21000 Croatia

Eastern entrance to Diocletian's Palace. This is the spot where we take a coffe/beer/ice-cream break. We will see all of the 4 gates to the emperors palace.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The Golden Gate, Ul. Kralja Tomislava, Split 21000 Croatia

Main entrance to Diocletian's Palace.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Grgur Ninski Statue, Ulica Kralja Tomislava, Split 23232 Croatia

Dominant and recognisable statue, a landmark of Split. I will explain you what it represents and what it means for Croatian language and culture of the early medieval times.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Venetian tower, Trg Brace Radic 6, Split 21000 Croatia

Old prison of Split and landmark of Venetian dominance in Split. Here I like to talk about how Venice took control of City of Split and held it for centuries.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Marko Marulic Sculpture, Trg Brace Radic 5 at Fruit's Square, Split 21000 Croatia

I will explain you about the beginnings of Croatian language and what the man represented by the statue means for Croatia and Split

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Cindro Palace, Dioklecijanova ulica and Kresimirova Mica, Split Croatia

All the various palaces of noble families that we will see.

Pass By: Nakic Palace, Narodni Trg, Split 21000 Croatia

All the various palaces of noble families that we will see.

Pass By: City Museum of Split, Papaliceva 1, Split 21000 Croatia

We will see the most beautiful palace in Split, where today's Museum of Split is located

Pass By: Game of Thrones Split Fan Shop, Bosanska Street 10, Split 21000 Croatia

I will show you all of the filming locations of Game of Thrones in Split
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and three other friends were in split for three days and thought of taking a walking tour to acquaint us with the old town area. How glad we are we did, the tour guide was very knowledgable and answered numerous questions out with the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank neil S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Toni was warm, engaging and throughly informed on all things. We meet him at the gates of Diocletian's Palace, a little late, but Toni graciously waited for our group. He then proceeded to entertain us with the history of the area as we toured the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank NiMvy
Reviewed 5 days ago

Toni is very knowledgable, open to questions, excited to tell stories and share historical facts of complex history of Diocletian era and beyond. I have learned a lot and highly recommend him.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ljiljana S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Extremely knowledgeable and informative on Croatian history, personable, easy going, accommodating and speaks great English! You CAN NOT go wrong with a tour with Toni. Thank you Toni!

Thank jansoto
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tony is an excellent tour guide. He knows what he's talking about in great detail. If you ask him a question, he's actually excited to answer. That's the kind of enthusiasm you can't buy. I'd strongly recommend all visitors with even a slight interest in...More

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15 August 2019|
Response from Virginia G | Reviewed this property |
You can arrange it directly with him. Just send him a message through Trip Advisor and he will let you know. He seemed pretty flexible.
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26 July 2019|
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Response from GitteH325 | Reviewed this property |
Just Call Toni his answer every time we called him and he is so kind 😊
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