Join us on this half-day tour of ruins of ancient Salona
and magnificent Klis fortress
and enjoy the 20 minute ride in a six-seater cabrio vehicle from Split.
Today hiding for the most part under the city of Solin, this important archaeological site was once the largest Roman colony on east Adriatic coast and a capital city of Roman province Dalmatia. In its prosperous time, Salona housed 60 000 people (for comparison, Solin today has less than 25 000 residents) and was important strategic and economy centre of this province. You will have the opportunity to visit this place and get an insight into the customs and its historical importance. Walk its old streets and feel the rich, vibrant life that occupied them once. Here you will encounter the large area with ruins of churches, roman baths, baptistery, main Roman streets, the main square, and following the road from the city walls, you will get to the amphitheatre, a place of gladiator fights.
After the sightseeing of Salona, you will head to the medieval Klis fortress, a place of historical as well as fictional battles. Built into a rocky ridge, this famous fortress bears a significant importance in defending Split from different nations throughout history. Today it is famous as one of the places from fantastic series Game of Thrones, so if you wish to visit a place Khaleesi conquered, this is your chance. Once on the fortress, you can enjoy the fantastic view over surrounding cities and islands.