Day Trips From Split

Krka National Park

Split city is a perfect destination for many different day trips from Split to visit nearby landmarks. There are lots of amazing islands, national parks, and surrounding cities.

Many travelers are searching for fun and adventure in addition to traditional city sightseeing, museums or art galleries. If you are planning to spend a few days in the city of Split make sure you don’t miss one of many day tours. 

I’ve prepared for you some of my favorite trip plans for a nice one-day getaway and you can decide depending of your interest which one will be perfect for.  After you have visited all the most important Split attractions, it’s time to find something interesting to do around the city.

Lot of people like to include at least one of Split outdoor adventures on their vacation. I’ve gathered some of outdoors activities in Split area and in a nearby neighborhood. I’ve selected some trips according tourists interest.  

Day Trips From Split

Your day tour preference can be active outdoor experience or a trip to nearby natural attractions such as lakes, waterfalls. Many visitors  will take advantage of the vicinity of the beautiful islands in front of Split like Brac, Hvar, Vis and Solta, to take a trip on a speedboat.

Others will decide on a day trip to Dubrovnik, the pearl of Adriatic, nearby Trogir, another  old town  on UNESCO World Heritage List or beautiful Sibenik town. If you are fan of Game of Thrones series, Split offers different filming locations like imaginary city of Meereen with popular Klis fortress.

From Split you can take a day tour to visit places like Medjugorje, one of the biggest prayer centers in the world and Mostar No matter what will be your decision, there are  plenty of tours to keep you occupied.

Plitvice Lakes National Park Day Trips from Split

Plitvice National Park

This is probably one of those places on earth that seems to come out of a fairy-tale. Maybe one day won’t be enough walking from one end of this park to the other and discover hundreds of beautiful waterfalls. 

The Plitvice lakes are Croatia’s most famous national park and one of the most beautiful sights in Europe. Due to their natural diversity, they are part of the UNESCO World Heritage List.

For Plitvice Lakes tour, wear comfortable sneakers or walking shoes. For your safety you may not be able to enter all areas in flip-flops or other footwear. Keep in mind that swimming is forbidden.

The Plitvice Lakes National Park consists of 16 lakes all connected with numerous waterfalls. The park is subdivided in two sections, Upper lakes (12 lakes) and Lower lakes (4 lakes), all surrounded by dense forests.

You can visit Plitvice on a day trip from Split, a day trip from Zadar, or on a day trip from Zagreb. Zadar is closest to Plitvice Lakes while the distance from Split and Zagreb to Plitvice NP is almost equal.

Krka River National Park Day Tour From Split

Krka River National Park

Tourists who visit Split often take advantage of the chance to visit nearby Krka National Park waterfalls famous for their natural beauties. The journey from Split to Krka National Park should take about one hour.

Krka is a stunning national park with cascades of waterfalls and an area that you can swim in.  Two waterfalls Skradinski Buk and Roski Slap are the most impressive. There are also some trails to walk around, a few restaurants and gift shops.

There are many cultural and historical monuments found within Krka National Park. During the trip you’ll visit many scenic areas and viewpoints in the park. Don’t miss to visit the lovely town of Sibenik.

From Split there are several day tours to Krka National Park but I recommend the one that includes, the beautiful Sibenik town.

Plitvice Lakes and Krka NP Bestseller
Day Trips From Split

Dubrovnik day tour

Enjoy a full-day excursion from Split to Dubrovnik where you will tour inside the historic city walls and along the limestone streets of the Old Town. Don’t miss day trips to Trogir and Sibenik

Day Trips From Split

Islands tours

Discover Central Dalmatia islands on this full-day tours from Split. Enjoy spectacular view of Hvar town, Vis islands Blue cave, fabulous Golden Horn beach and Solta island, Eco Paradise.

Day Trips From Split

Medjugorje tour

Mostar and Medjugorje day tour from Split or Trogir. Enjoy a day tour from Split to the charming Bosnian towns. Book Game of Thrones Tour and Explore King’s Landing and Meereen.