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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 today

Make sure to visit the churches and if you can get a guide because you will get so much more out of what you see. Highly recommend this place - the size is amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WiMadcitytraveler
Reviewed yesterday

Just visited this city and the ruins in November 2018. It is so interesting to see and hear about the events that transpired since the time of the Roman Empire. To see how people are still living in this walled city is amazing. As a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Judi H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent two nights in Split, staying pretty close to the Palace walls. That was only just enough time to explore the city. What a lovely city, built in and around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s palace and residences where he and his army of soldiers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank davidandjanet65
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here unfortunately for a short period, just one hour, but still I managed to explore the Palace a little bit and some other places as well, but not as much as I would like to. Still, for me, history, history and more history,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dule1991_MNE
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautifully preserved ancient palace and ruins. As is much of the character of Split, it is clean and worth the visit!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ScotAlberta
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can enjoy ancient times world, beauty of architecture such different than today's. You mustn't give up to crowd. There is lot of people so take own route and there is chance you will be able to stop and have a look on all nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mikolajn2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to Slit see this place, Diocletian's Palace. It is well worth a few hours to 'mump' around and it's free - result.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting place, especially if you have not been to other sites of the same type. It is, however, not good for the disabled. Even using the bathroom would require to you surmount a couple flights of steps. Get there early as the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yearbook1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re a fans of the game of thrones, you must visit Croatia, Dubrovnik and Split is the place you see in the TV play, familiar place and sense, beautiful palace and the toll

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SteveLi2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A warren of alleyways permeate this amazing complex. Amazing that this Roman building has been adapted to be shops, restaurants and bars. You could spend days here!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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martin k
October 3, 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
September 30, 2018|
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Response from peter222f | Reviewed this property |
It’s open 24/7, tours usually operate all day until early evening.
Vera B
July 29, 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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