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The ruins of the Roman Emperor Diocletian's palace date back to the late 3rd to early 4th century A.D.
Split, Croatia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved going through the palace and seeing all the history of Split! We spent quite a bit of time learning about it!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cookie4Cody
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our tour of Diocletian palace was very nice and interesting. Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable of the history of the palace

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank myputters
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Can be visited in one day, no tour guide required, start off at the Gregory of Nin Statue (rub his golden toe and make a wish), small cobbled alleys will take you into the main square with Cathedral of Saint Domnius and opposite Temple of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GirlGlobeTrotter_17
Reviewed 3 days ago

Split is my fav city in Croatia. Splendid history, great parks, old historical buildings and busy city life. I like to wonder around the narrow alleys of the old town or have a coffee near the port. If you are in Croatia not to miss...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JThorsen
Reviewed 4 days ago

Treat yourself to simply walking around and taking in this truly unique fortress of a city with little shops, bars, and restaurants throughout.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FamilyofBoys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dioclecian palace is one of the jewels ancient Roma bring us. A palace well preserved, where you nowadays have inside its walls shop stores, restaurants, people living there and... the place where Khaleesi hold her dragons. Its a must see fir fans and mainly by...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On a hot day, this visit was an absolute godsend. Wonderfully cool inside thanks to the ancient, thick walls and with interesting historical facts in each room. Well worth a visit if you need to cool down and fancy a bit of culture at the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Anyanka00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I absolutely adored Split however this was definitely my favourite. Full of history and so beautiful on a warm summers day. Highly recommend to anyone visiting Split; and as it's so close to the boardwalk you can get a nice cold drink afterwards!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank itsJordanUK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a wonderful slice of history right at the center of the city. Very close to the board walk so you can enjoy a cup of coffee/beer after

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 456matans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I only start here.. Split is such a mesmerizing and historically rich city located in the heart of the Adriatic. All of the inner city including Diocletian’s palace and the famous 'Riva' promenade are a must visit when in Croatia. You will never...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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martin k
4 October 2018|
Response from mercantilista |
No, it is for free to the old palace. Climbing up to the bell tower in the cathedral (not worth it honestly) does have one though
30 September 2018|
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Response from irish_pete_222 | Reviewed this property |
It’s open 24/7, tours usually operate all day until early evening.
Vera B
29 July 2018|
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Response from CoisDeZweed | Reviewed this property |
It is very close, only 2 minutes. A useful website that you can use for checking how far it is, is google maps.
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