First of all we refuse to do large groups simply because there is no interaction or exchange with our guests, which is crucial to us in making your experience unique and making sure there are no generic walking tour elements. Secondly ,we adapt to you in terms of time , pace and content you are most interested in. The general concept of our walking tour consists of t parts. First part consists of revisiting the history of Dalmatia, examining the chain of events that eventually led to having a Roman emperor's palace built on this exact spot, learning about intriguing and multi-faceted history of Croatia throughout the centuries, hence ,giving our guests the key for understanding the place they are visiting! The second part consists of a walking tour through the historical part of the city i.e. the complete Diocletian's palace where you can learn about this 1700 years old masterpiece while admiring some of the world's best preserved monuments dating from late antiquity. You will be introduced to less known facts, stories , anecdotes and a few hidden gems from Split's rich history.
Hello there! We are Ante & Zdenko ,both born and raised in Split, professional licensed tour guides for Dalmatian County. Passionate about history and our city , we offer unique and detailed walking tours in English and French language for true fans of history, art, and good laugh. As experienced tour guides, and friends ,who share the same passion and belief that the quality of your tour depends solely on the quality of your guide and not on the agency you book at ,we decided to found Zen City Walk , our small business where we specialize in private and small group walking tours. So here we are ! We walk the walk.... aaaand talk the talk!
We provide the sun protection in form of sunscreen as well as raincoats in case of bad weather!
The tour kicks off at the northern gate,descending down the cardo or the main street and strolling through picturesque narrow streets , reaching the antique square peristyle , then heading off and visiting the eastern gate and the remnants of public baths. We will visit the ruins of emperors dining hall, impressive antechamber and the temple of Jupiter as well as taking a walk through the palace cellars and water promenade.
STROLLING DOWN THE SPLIT HISTORY LANE