This walking tour begins at the Golden Gates where you will meet your friendly guides who will take you on a 3 hour journey through ancient streets of Split. You will stroll around the Roman portion of the city, throughout which the ruins of Diocletian's Palace are scattered, and visit the Cathedral of Saint Domnius. Known locally as St. Duje. This is one of the best preserved ancient Roman buildings standing today, built in the 5th century on the site where Diocletian, the last famous persecutor of the Christians, was interred in 311 AD.
Other incredible sights include the statue of medieval Croatian bishop Gregory of Nin, the Golden Gate, and the clock tower, which has kept time in Split since the 15th century. In the Medieval quarter, you can take in City Hall, the Fish Market and the beautiful promenade over Riva Harbor. Your guide will share facts and stories with you as you experience the vibrant culture of this historic city.
Once the walking portion of the tour is finished, you will be lead to a nearby Diocletian Wine House restaurant where a friendly, informative and kind Sommelier will greet you. The wine tasting will last an hour and you will have the opportunity to taste the most famous Dalmatian wines and hear the processes of picking grapes and wine preparation. Included, you will have the choice to taste dalmatian snacks which include typical Dalmatian food such as prosciutto, cheese, olives.