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...

Benny’s Bar
Clubs, Supetar

Café Nonica
Cafes, Hvar town

Hostel Emanuel
Hostels, Split

Katedral Sveti Duje
Sights, Split

Konoba Matejuška
Restaurants, Split

Paradajz Lost
Bars, Vis town

Dvor
Restaurants, Split

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Riva
Hotels, Hvar town