Split & Islands

From Split it is easy to reach the ever-popular destinations of Brač, Hvar and Vis. But don’t miss out on the relaxed urban vibe of the city before hitting the islands.

  • Peristil, Split

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    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out
  • The statue of Grgur Ninski, Split.

    © Matt Field/Time Out

    © Matt Field/Time Out
  • Split

    © Matt Field/Time Out

    © Matt Field/Time Out
  • Hvar

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Split

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out
  • Zlatni rat, Brač

    © Matt Field/Time Out

    © Matt Field/Time Out
  • The Palace Hotel, Hvar town

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Hvar town

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out
  • Split

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Sardines on Stončica beach, Vis

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Vis

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Split

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Komiža, Vis

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

    © Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out
  • Bačvice beach, Split

    © Matt Field/Time Out

    © Matt Field/Time Out
  • Split market

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out
  • Zlatni rat, Bol, Brač

    © Fumie Suzuki/Time Out

    © Fumie Suzuki/Time Out
  • Hajduk supporters, Split

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out

    © Carly Calhoun/Time Out

  1. Good for
    • Partying
    • Escape
    • Families
  2. Key Festivals
    • July
      Ultra Music Festival
    • September
      Split Film Festival
  3. Insider tips
    • Eat meat, fish or octopus slow – cooked ‘pod peka’ or under the bell at Roki’s on Vis ✤ Start the party in Hvar Town at Hula Hula Beach Bar  ✤ Check out GetGetGet – Split’s best shop ✤ Enjoy Croatia’s best bar crawl in Split’s Diocletian Palace ✤ Don’t Miss: Giaxa, Hvar’s best dining experience ✤ Try local red Plavac Mali wine – Ivo Dubokovic’s 2718 is a fine example ✤ Try Viska Pogaca – Vis bread made with tomato, onions and sardines

Time Out Critics' choice...

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Diocletian’s Palace
Sights, Split

© Vanda Vucicevic/Time Out

Giaxa
Restaurants, Hvar town

© Carly Calhoun/Time Out

Konoba Roki’s
Restaurants, Vis

Hotel San Giorgio
Hotels, Vis town

Minus 3
Live Music, Split

© Carly Calhoun/Time Out

Tri Pršuta Wine Bar
Bars, Hvar town

Nadalina
Shops, Split