„The most beautiful city in the world !“ – how local residents like to say, is a Mediterranean city, situated on the Marjan peninsula at the centre of the eastern Adriatic coast. Because of its favourable geographical position, Split has long, dry, warm summers and short, mild, rainy winters. The average summer temperature in Split is 26°C (79°F), with 12 hours of direct sunlight…Split is the cultural and political centre of Dalmatia and the second-largest city in Croatia.
The official history of Split stretches back for 1700 years, when the Roman emperor Diocletian built his palace as a place to which he would retire after stepping down from the imperial throne. Such past left its traces combined in the town everyday life.The big city today lives by the silent beats of history, lively spirit of the young and its particular Mediterranean charm.
Whether by plane, boat, bus, train or car, it’s getting more and more easier to travel to Split. With new trains, new air routes, a new motorway to Zagreb plus dozens of ferries and buses, Split is becoming one of Croatia’s prime points of entry. The rich offer for tourists as well as the unique cultural heritage and many cultural and tourist events gives Split its special charm and makes it an ideal holiday destination throughout the year !