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Ancient ruins of the city of Salona.
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Reviewed 5 days ago

quickest way to find the entrance is to head for the Salona Palace Hotel and turn left when you go into the car park. it is signposted but away from the side of the road so possible to miss (as we did twice lol). 40HRK...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TrevB56
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

I spent 3 hours walking, climbing up and down the ruins and investigating the old Roman city of Salona. Literally there’s so much wonderful history here-city buildings constructed 2 BC and 5 AD among others. I was dumbstruck wandering through the Roman baths, and entering...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hrvnajbolje
Reviewed March 21, 2019

Wow! I have never had the opportunity to touch Roman ruins. At Salona, the ampitheatre, the basilica, and the old town are completely open to the public. You can walk all over them and this really adds to the experience. We felt so close to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank csul17
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Well worth the trip from Split. There are public buses that take you to the gate. Large complex with an active excavation going on when I was there. Not many tourists.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tomballardnd
Reviewed October 27, 2018

This is the second time we have visited, and impressed with the ruins on show, and how extensive the grounds are - worth visiting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank colinbY3693TJ
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Whilst staying in Split we decided to visit the Roman ruins of Salona at Solin which is a suburb of Split and only about five miles from the centre of Split. The ruins lie between two major roads, one of which goes to Trogir and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I have visited it several timea. So much of a history. It was a capital of Dalmatia county, in 3rd century.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SlavenD14
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

If you like roman ruins then this is for you. No barriers or cordoned off areas. Information boards give you enough to put things in context. Big site and gravel paths not great with sandals. You should pay to visit but only top entrance has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy S
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

or are interested in early Christian martyrs, or have never seen many ruins, this is for you - otherwise you may wish to avoid. A very important Roman city and the amphitheater where Diocletian matryed many Christians and later Christian communities were established for there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Don W
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Salona stretches over a wide space helping you to get a picture of the city the ruins once were. Could probably do with more care of the ruins. The ticketing system could also have been better organised but the ruins are still lovely to see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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