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Diocletian's Palace

Split, Croatia
+385 21 345 602
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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.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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+385 21 345 602
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This attraction is quite spectacular as this once once a large palace for the Roman emperor Diocletian which has pretty much been transformed into a city centre of one of the main cities in Croatia. It is great to see the ancient buildings mixed with...More

Thank Drum_Davey
Reviewed 2 days ago

I came into Split knowing that this would be great, but this was truly an amazing experience to see and feel! Yes, it's touristy, but the history is all there for you to literally feel and touch. Look up, right, left, really take it all...More

1  Thank dxztravels
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a fabulous guide who was both informative and humorous. These palaces are true works of art. Pay attention to n to the amazing engineering feats that make these places possible.

Thank Travelers31024
Reviewed 2 days ago

We absolutely loved staying inside the walls of Diocletian's Palace. We were there for 3 days and there were so many restaurant choices, shops and historical sites to visit that we never got bored walking around. We loved the live entertainment in the evenings at...More

Thank X-BC_Politician
Reviewed 2 days ago

Diocletian's Palace - built and named for the Roman Emperor best known for splitting the Roman Empire in two and eventually governing the eastern half of it - comprises roughly half of the historic old city of Split, thus it is impossible to miss when...More

Thank Har-el E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You need no guide to visit. Simply start somewhere and wander about. Passageways as narrow as 18" lead to numerous shops, restaurants and bars. So small impossible to get lost Tip - give helpful vote please if this helps. Never know if people read -...More

1  Thank tchrs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So, after spending 30 minutes wandering aimlessly we found the main square where we were approached by a lady selling walking tours. We chose the palace and city tour for 2 hours at €20. Such an interesting place, and amazing architecture. Split is a tiny...More

Thank MrsACM
Reviewed 3 days ago

a must see when you're in Split. It is centrally located downtown and is a UNESCO site, so its protected from construction. It is really cool roman themed buildings and construction dating back to the AD. So a must see when in Split.

Thank Ashleigh M
Reviewed 3 days ago

The palace is a great site to see,I found this to be the most amazing place,we loved exploring all the little narrow streets and alleyways and finding all the hidden bits of the palace that so many people must have missed unless they were were...More

Thank mathiasrud
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're going to be in Split, you are sure to come here because it is the center of Old Town. My wife and I took a tour of the Palace and it is just so interesting. You are walking around history. There are still...More

Thank Joe S
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22 August 2017|
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Response from NicolaLevett | Reviewed this property |
The palace is an open area and free. Go to the cellars which cost 42 kuna, very worthwhile. You access them from the promenade, just where the underground market is. Turn left towards the metal fence and tickets can be... More
14 August 2017|
Response from mariselnyc | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It's amazing!
14 April 2017|
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Response from Islandnancya | Reviewed this property |
You don't need a guide but it really enhances the experience