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Diocletian's Palace

Split, Croatia
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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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Split, Croatia
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Split, Croatia
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Reviewed yesterday

It's an impressive historical site, lots to see and walk around. However, it was a way too crowded when we visited (July), so it was a little tiring. Still, would definitely recommend.

Thank Hannelore H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Having gone off season, it felt as if we had the Diocletian Palace to ourselves, wandering through the haphazard narrow streets and alleyways. We got to stay at a hotel right in the heart of the palace, making it all the more magical. But, GET...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This Imperial Palace if built like a fortress with high, very thick, walls; and the town of Split took shape within the palace walls. This is definitely a city you don't want to miss on your tour of Croatia.

Thank ntflady
Reviewed 6 days ago

Seeing and touring Diocletian's Palace was simply INCREDIBLE! I was not expecting this palace to be as large and vast as it was! Old has met new as much of the ancient palace has been incorporated into modern day shops and restaurants. I spent several...More

Thank ShanOC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to sit down and relax and enjoy the scenery and imagine what it would’ve been like to live in Roman Times. Many people sit on the steps have something to eat or drink and it seems to be a place...More

1  Thank watergirls2
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a phenomenal place. Before coming to Croatia we didn't even know that such a place exists here. We are really delighted with Croatia. This was really something special.

1  Thank paulamore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Better roman ruins than what I've seen in Italy. Great guided tour. Beautiful photo ops. Def worth the detour for a day

2  Thank lhacken986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stroll through the palace and shop for handcrafted local artists water or take a tour of the interior and learn the history. Lots of great places to eat too and if you are lucky you will have traditional music to listen to.

1  Thank RozDe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This palace is one of the best preserved memorials to the Ancient Roman times with its good preserved outer palace walls (main gates are golden, silver and iron) and important buildings (main palace, mausoleum, the temple of Jupiter). From the top of bell tower of...More

1  Thank KemikOjstra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So nice to walk around this lovely palace. We went twice.once on our own and then woth a guide 'Sandra who made it fun and informative.

1  Thank Lynne L
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River-Road
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
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split2015
14 August 2017|
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Response from mariselnyc | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It's amazing!
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MuktaGM
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
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