Trogir walking tour from Split
Enjoy your day by going on an enlightening tour to an unique cultural heritage site close to Split. The old city Trogir was constructed on a tiny island, forming a part of the UNESCO World Heritage list as one of very few towns that are completely protected by UNESCO. After you explored and discovered the town a bit more thoroughly, you’ll be having lunch, getting a chance to taste the finest traditional specialties. Enjoy your free time in the city before heading back to Split.
PRICE: per person from Split 430HRK/59EUR
PRICE INCLUDES: Transportation, local guide in Trogir, entrance fee to the cathedral, insurance, VAT
DEPARTURE DAYS: Daily
DEPARTURE TIME: Split 08:00
RETURN TIME: Split 17:30
08:00/09:00 Starting point from Split – Riva
08:50 – 11:00 Sightseeing of UNESCO heritage in Trogir
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch time
13:00 – 17:00 Free time to explore Trogir
17:30 Return to Split
Recommendations: Dress casually and bring your camera and happy thoughts 🙂
About Trogir town
Trogir is one of Croatia‘s historical towns and harbours on the Adriatic coast in Split-Dalmatia County. The town having around 10,818 citizens (2011. count). Situated on a small island that is nestled between the Croatian mainland and the small island of Čiovo.
One of the interesting things about the town is that it is even included as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. for it’s beautiful Venetian architecture. The town is only one of many that are bustling with life and filled with historical information that is just waiting to be uncovered.
Tourism is also Trogir‘s largest methods of income, making up even 50% of the municipal budget with well over 20,000 beds in hotels and private accommodations. It is one of the fastest growing ports for sail-tourism as well, boasting two yacht marinas. Those that enjoy fishing will also find it a great fishing area as the town has a strong fishing and agricultural tradition in surrounding areas.
For those wanting to see what Croatia is all about will surely not be disappointed by Croatia‘s towns. The beauty of Trogir is in it’s simplicity and several historic buildings that occupy it’s territory. Truly a marvel to see for anyone wanting to get to know Croatia more in depth.
This historic castle/fortress is located on the Southwest edge of town Trogir. The oldest part of said fortress is the polygonal tower that originated from the fourteenth century, but the walls gain it’s reputable shape nowadays from the arrival of Venetian government. The building of the fortress was consulted by the state engineer “Lorenzo Picino“, but the execution was entrusted to protomagistar “Marin Radoj“. An interesting thing about the fortress is that it served as accommodation for the Venetian military crew.
What to do after Trogir
Exploring an old historical town that is brimming with historical architecture is an enjoyable experience. The wonders that await you on your adventure through Croatia are numerous. Whether you’d like to go on another walking tour through a historical city/town, go exploring one of various nature parks or enjoy an adrenaline fueled adventure tour, there’s something for everyone
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