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Address: Solin, Croatia
Phone Number: 0038521212900
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Salona and Klis Fortress Tour from Split
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Quad Adventure Tour with Transfer from Split and Lunch

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nearby ancient ruins are spectacular

We stayed for 4 days in Solin and found it to be a quiet and restful place although the local youths can misbehave. The nearby ancient ruins are spectacular and very worth seeing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 4 days in Solin and found it to be a quiet and restful place although the local youths can misbehave. The nearby ancient ruins are spectacular and very worth seeing. It is a lovely evening walk from Solin to the first ruins and then on to the amphitheatre which is some distance away. There is only one... More 

Thank Johna42
Naples, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Salona was an ancient city on the Dalmatian coast. At first, there were the Greeks which had set up an emporion (marketplace) here. After the conquest by the Romans, Salona became the capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia and, consequently, acquired all the Roman characteristics: walls; a forum; a theater/amphitheater, public baths and an aqueduct. It is also thought... More 

Thank FabioDiglio
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Really interesting site near Split. Walls, a well preserved amphitheatre, an old bridge and some fascinating Christian tombs and monuments. A nice little museum too.

Thank Helen M
Wellington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

This is well worth a visit. Not well sign posted so as previous reviews have mentioned you ideally need a sat Nav or some good directions. We followed the signs and after a few passes back and forth found the turning. Carpark spacious and mostly empty on our arrival and what a sight, so many ruins, so beautiful. The signage... More 

Thank Elsiemabel
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Yet another highlight of my trip to Croatia! We drove to Salona and got completely lost trying to find it! There are very few signposts, which is a nightmare. I would say ether get your route sorted on a mapping software before you set out or take a taxi/bus. A positive (for us) outcome of the getting horribly lost was... More 

Thank Snood55
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We took the no.1 bus from Split which stopped right outside the site. All the people on the bus made sure we got off at the right stop! Once inside we were amazed at the quality of the ruins. It was very peaceful and we were free to walk around and through everything. A short ten minute walk took us... More 

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

A whole lot of reviews of the town of Solin are actually reviews of the archeological site of Salona, which is located in modern Solin. Solin is a sleepy, quiet suburb of Split, with mostly residential houses and not much to do or see other than the ruins of ancient Salona.

Thank Rob C
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Worth a detour from Split. Huge area and only part excavated. Fascinating groups of churches and sarcophagi as well as amphitheatre.

Thank rosalindl421
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

We liked the city of Solin quite lot. It is a small city by river surrounded with amazing nature and clean air. We liked the most the fact that it is only 7 minutes from Split but still quite and very comfort area.

Thank Kris B
Dardenne Prairie, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

We saw three parts to this site. On the uphill side near the parking lot is the ruins of an early Christian church - interesting to walk through and see all the old sarcophagi (I wonder where all the bodies went). A short walk downhill from there are the ruins of a large Roman town - no particular focal point... More 

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