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  2. Dalmatia
  3. Split
  4. Fortress of Klis

Historical Tour of Salona, Klis and Trogir from Split

Product ID: 157683
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There is a wealth of medieval and Roman history to be found in the immediate surrounds of Split. Join this tour for a fascinating fully guided small group day-tour of the Roman City of Salona, Klis Fortress and Trogir.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Roman ruins of Salona and stand in the ampitheatre where early Christian fought lions
  • Walk the ramparts of Klis Fortress, the scene of of many Game of Thrones episodes, and enjoy stunning views over the Adriatic islands and beyond
  • Tour the medieval City of Trogir and learn of its varied and rich history
Full description
For lovers of history and archeology, there is a wealth of medieval and Roman history to be found in the immediate surrounds of Split. On the first stop, you’ll visit the ancient ruins in Salona, which was the capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia 2000 years ago, as well as being one of the five biggest towns in the Roman Empire.

From here you’ll travel to the village of Klis, which is home to an imposing medieval fortress, perched high on a hilltop. This fortress became castle to many Croatian kings and served as a defense against the Ottoman invasion during the early 16th century.More latterly, it has featured in the blockbuster television series “Game of Thrones”.

Next, you'll head to Trogir, a city which has had 2300 years of cultural and architectural influence by Greeks, Romans, Venetians and Austrians. In 1997, Trogir was recognized as a UNESCO world heritage site. There is also an option for lunch at a local Dalmatian restaurant en-route.
Includes
  • Expert guided tour
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Bosanska 5, Split

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Gecko Tours Split

Product ID: 157683