Holidays to Split

Split, Croatia , is built around the site of Roman Emperor Diocletian's palace, still inhabited today, although transformed into a mess of houses and chapels. Merchants and travelers mix in the hectic, exciting bustle on the Adriatic sea whose jumbled history is accessible through the modern port, receiving ferries from …

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How to get to Split

Here's what you need to know about getting to Split. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Split takes 3 hours, 55 minutes.

When to go to Split

Typical Holiday Price

£709 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Split varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - September is the cheapest month to go to Split.

Where to stay in Split

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Split, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Split

Milos Pero | Trip by SkyscannerDiocletian's Palace (Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian)
Diocletian's Palace (Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian)
Dragana H | Trip by SkyscannerPort of Split
Port of Split
Eric Brink | Trip by SkyscannerThe Peristyle of Diocletian's Palace
The Peristyle of Diocletian's Palace
Renata M | Trip by SkyscannerMarjan Hill
Marjan Hill
Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerGreen Market (Pazar)
Green Market (Pazar)
Juanka Ruiz | Trip by SkyscannerBacvice Beach
Bacvice Beach
Renata M | Trip by SkyscannerGolden Gate (Zlatna Vrata)
Golden Gate (Zlatna Vrata)
Renata M | Trip by SkyscannerCathedral of Saint Domnius
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Eric Brink | Trip by SkyscannerPeople's Square (Narodni Trg)
People's Square (Narodni Trg)
Eric Brink | Trip by SkyscannerGalerija Mestrovic
Galerija Mestrovic

Reviews of Split

Abigail Enright
Abigail Enright

Absolutely amazing, perfect balance between great nightlife and beautiful scenery. Will never forget

Stephen Schreck
Stephen SchreckQueenstown, New Zealand

If you’re looking for a great weekend trip from Zagreb, try embarking on a four and a half hour drive down to Split. Split is a picturesque city on the coast full of foreign markets and food. The town’s vibe is relaxed – it’s a phenomenal place to sit outside sipping wine while taking in the view. The real highlight of the city is Diocletian's Palace, which was built for an ancient Roman emperor.

AlexNew York City

Split is wonderful place to see in Croatia. I loved the coast and I would love to see it again. To be honest, I would definitely want to visit again this summer, but we are still not sure. Although, Split is a incredible city. The thing we liked the most was the famous Dioklecijan Palace, which is absolutely extraordinary. The tour guide explained us everything and we were fascinated with it. It belonged to the Romans Emperor which is super cool to listen and see. Although everything is kind of different there are still some thing left from that time. I recommend this place to everyone.

Hannu Kokko
Hannu KokkoHelsinki

Split is great place to wander in June. Loads of historical buildings, restaurants, a maze of streets. Compact size, friendly people.

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