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All reviews nice promenade busy harbour boats coming and going cafe bars old town stalls selling sea front diocletian's palace walk around benches stroll ships ferries cruise tourists vendors souvenirs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Riva Harbor is a popular public space, facing the harbor, with superb tourist amenities such as restaurants, cafes, ATMs, shops and places to explore. Riva did not exist in Diocletian's time; the Palace wall ended abruptly on the sea. Over the centuries, a strip of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol A S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Riva is Split's waterfront promenade. It is filled with many bars and restaurants for you to enjoy the beautiful Croatian weather. Closer to the water, there is an area with benches and trees for people to enjoy, all along the waterfront. Nice walk to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed January 3, 2019

It's a beautiful place to walk along, thanks to its wide sidewalks. Take a seat and enjoy the views, whether its out to the blue harbour or back to the historic buildings, built during the French rule.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed December 31, 2018

After checking out most of the important historic / ancient / Roman sites in the old town we headed down to the harbour. And it's a wonderful Promenade down here. Traffic free, wide, lively, light and bright with beautiful views. Numerous restaurants and cafés are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Bandit-One
Reviewed November 29, 2018

This harbour is nice to walk around,full of market stalls selling lots of souvenirs and cafe"s to sit and enjoy a cold drink. You can have the opportunity to get onto boats for a trip to the islands or watch the luxury yachts coming into...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Philfromcheshire
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Split's harbor has that feeling which corresponds to it's rich history - first as a port of Roman emperor's palace, then harbor of a Venetian city and ever growing Austro-Hungarian port, to today's tourist magnet. A lovely place to enjoy cakes and coffee in one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Filmein G
Reviewed November 8, 2018

The Riva is well designed to give a relaxing walkway around the harbour, plenty of spots to sit and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MandyMoo1268
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The landward side of the promenade with the palm trees lining the walls of Diocletian's palace has a very Egyptian feel to it and is very picturesque..The promenade itself is a very pleasant walk, with views of the harbour and the old town and it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ilmar T
Reviewed November 5, 2018

we would walk from Old Town to the end of the harbor each morning to get outside the walls. take a coffee along the way on the water. also you get a good view back to the Old Town. relaxing

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kauff_210
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The promenade along the Riva Harbor is enchanting. It is lined with trees, benches, restaurants, and small vendor booths. It is a relaxing way to people watch.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from ukienomad | Reviewed this property |
We were with a tour so I can answer that question. I can tell you the place was packed though. Have a great time.