Roam through the small streets of the historic centre of Split or along the hip boulevard, the ‘Riva’ along the Dalmatian coast with its bars and restaurants it is the place to see and be seen! Visit the old palace of Diocletian, an UNESCO world heritage location, which is fully integrated with shops and houses and form a unique inner city. There are many historic buildings and churches, little shops and many bars and restaurants hidden in the small off-white coloured cobble-stone streets.
The town offers many apartments, campings, hotels and resorts along the coast, the perfect destinations for a seas-side beach holiday with plenty to do in the evenings when the temperature gets more moderate.
Festivals in Split this summer
June 14 – August 14 2017 Split Summer Festival
The annual Split Summer Festival, which is organised from the year 1954 onwards, celebrates the many different artistic and creative arts. This year it is organised for the 63rd time and every evening at 21.00 a performance is planned, see the website of the Summer festival for the detailed program. The festival has a long tradition and attracts artists and spectators from all over the world. With a wide range of performances like opera, drama, ballet, musical concerts, exhibitions, street performances and theatre.
June 15 – June 27 2017 Street Performers Festival
Each year the streets, plazas and squares of Split are animated by many national and international street performers, this year artists from 16 different countries are present. Strolling around town you can witness many performances like juggling, acrobatics, music and more.
July 14 – July 16 2017 Ultra Music Festival
Directly from Miami, Split is the host city for this electronic music festival! Electronic music will be played on three stages in the Poljud stadium and surrounding areas, this will be ample space to accommodate the expected visitors. Close to the beaches of the Adriatic sea with parties all night and sunbathing by day!
Museums in Split
- Museum of Croatian Archaeological Monuments
- Archaeological Museum of Split
- Ivan Mestrovic Gallery
- Split City Museum
- Ethnographic Museum Split
- Croatian Maritime Museum Split
- Cathedral Treasury Split
Near Split (3 km north-east of Split)
Salona – Ancient ruins and remains of the Roman capital of Dalmatia ‘Salona’
Tourist Information Centre Split
address Obala Hrv. Narodnog Preporoda 9, 21 000 Split
telephone +385 21 348 600