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Split Destination Guide

Discover Split in Croatia

Split in the region of Splitsko-Dalmatinska with its 176,314 habitants is a town located in Croatia - some 161 mi or ( 259 km ) South of Zagreb , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Split

Local time in Split is now 02:39 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Zagreb " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Budapest, Rome, Zrnovnica, Zadar, and Supetar. When in this area, you might want to check out Budapest . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Split ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Split, Croatia: Ancient Dalmatian City

3:48 min by RickSteves
Views: 43826 Rating: 4.72

Teeming with a quarter million people, the Dalmatian coastal town of Split feels fresh and modern, but its history goes way back — today's city began within the protective walls of what was a palace b ..

Split, Croatia: Modern City on Ancient Roots

4:21 min by RickSteves
Views: 13473 Rating: 4.85

Split's residents are literally living in a Roman palace. In the fourth century AD the Roman Emperor Diocletian retired and built a vast residence to live out his golden years here in his native Dalma ..

Split In Your Pocket - Diocletian's Palace (Dioklecijanova palača)

1:54 min by InYourPocketGuides
Views: 7363 Rating: 5.00 Split In Your Pocket editor Kristina Kovač explores the palace of Roman emperor Diocletian, Split's most important landmark. Construction began in 293 and was completed in ten y ..

Split: Money and Freedom (part 1 of 7)

15:02 min by AnteMind
Views: 7175 Rating: 4.72

"Split: Money and Freedom" is an eye-opening HD feature length documentary video about the origin of money and the idea of freedom. It reveals hidden concepts of the fraudulent modern economic system ..

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Interesting facts about this location

University of Split

The University of Split (Croatian: Sveučilište u Splitu) is a university located in Split, Croatia. It was founded in 1974. and is organized in 13 faculties and 124 faculty programmes. As of 2009, a total of approximately 40,000 students have graduated, and a total of 337 doctoral degrees have been awarded.

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Located at 43.51 16.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1974, University of Split

Arena Gripe

Arena Gripe is an indoor sporting arena located in Split, Croatia. It is part of Sport Recreation Center (SRC). It features two halls. The capacity of the lesser arena is 3,500 people. The seating capacity of the larger one is 6,000. It is currently home to the KK Split basketball team. It is used for many sports, as well as concerts. Two night clubs are incorporated in the center, as well as numerous shops, coffeehouses and restaurants.

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Located at 43.51 16.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Basketball venues in Croatia, Indoor arenas in Croatia, Sports venues in Split, Croatia

Split Science museum and Zoo

Split Science Museum and Zoo (Croatian: Prirodoslovni muzej i zoološki vrt grada Splita) is one of the smallest zoos in the world at only 0.65-hectare . It is located on mount Marjan, in Split, Croatia. The Science museum is an old house.

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Located at 43.51 16.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Split, Croatia, Zoos in Croatia

Cathedral of Saint Domnius

The Cathedral of Saint Domnius (Croatian: Katedrala Svetog Duje), known locally as the Saint Dujam (Sveti Dujam) or colloquially Saint Duje (Sveti Duje), is the Catholic cathedral in Split, Croatia. The cathedral is the seat of the Archdiocese of Split-Makarska, headed by Archbishop Marin Barišić. The Cathedral of St. Duje is a complex of a church, formed from an Imperial Roman mausoleum, with a bell tower; strictly the church is dedicated to the Virgin Mary, and the bell tower to Saint Duje.

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Located at 43.50 16.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 3rd-century church buildings, Ancient Roman architecture, Archaeological sites in Croatia, Buildings and structures in Split, Croatia, Cathedrals in Croatia, Romanesque architecture, World Heritage Sites in Croatia

Split, Croatia

Split is a city situated in the Mediterranean Basin on the eastern shores of the Adriatic Sea, centred around the ancient Roman Palace of the Emperor Diocletian and its bay and port. With a population of 178,192 citizens, and a metropolitan area numbering up to 467,899, Split is by far the largest Dalmatian city and the second-largest city of Croatia. Spread over a central peninsula and its surroundings, Split's greater area includes the neighboring seaside towns as well.

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Located at 43.50 16.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Ancient Greek cities, Cities and towns in Croatia, Greek colonies in Croatia, Greek colonies in Illyria, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Croatia, Populated coastal places in Croatia, Port cities and towns of the Adriatic Sea, Split, Croatia, Split-Dalmatia County, World Heritage Sites in Croatia


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