Split- Dalmatia County has been having good tourist results year after year!
From pirate trip, Roman football, Rafting on Cetina to the star observatory on Mosor – read what Central Dalmatia prepared for us in season 2015!
Better, more creative and with more contents, 2015 season opens to Split-Dalmatia County’s guests!
Way to Croatia brochure, with the title ‘Discover Central Dalmatia’ was printed in thousand copies and presents even 120 creative tourist programmes that were created by tourist agencies in cooperation with Tourist Board of Split- Dalmatia County, in order to make holidays more dynamic and interesting this summer.
What awaits us in 2015?
Central Dalmatia abounds in ancient antiquities, fairytale myths, surreal landscapes and exquisite gastronomy. With its long history and stories that are inwrought in every stone, it has finally, with this project, linked its ancient past with modern, contemporary trends by creating offer and products for relaxation, entertainment, active vacation and pleasure for all types of guests.
Way to Croatia is not just about describing beauties of Central Dalmatia, or praising its landscapes, nature and crystal clear sea. All the agencies that create theme programmes are listed there, together with details about specific programme, tour, prices, contacts and web addresses. Concrete offer for particular users has, with this project, created a perfect image and quality whole through elaborate and complex programme of tourist experiences.
Ancient stories, historical legends, adrenaline experiences, active vacation, culture and gastronomy, wine stories, olive oil roads, river adrenalin, speleology… all this is included in excellently designed product that will, most certainly, position Central Dalmatia on the top of tourist throne in 2015.
Recipe for success is here, and we exclusively bring you some of the exciting programmes for 2015!
OMIŠ- join the pirate battle!
Guests will have the opportunity to set off on a 4 days long theme journey in Omiš, where they will witness scenes of authentic pirate battle. Before their eyes the time of Omiš’s heroes and brave women will emerge, they will learn why Omiš has for centuries been a city that is impossible to conquer, while a visit to Omiš’s fort Mirabela and Fortica will present a spice in an exciting adrenaline adventure.
Mysterious Zagora – Opens the door of its forts!
This beautiful region of Central Dalmatia, rich with mystique edifices, old forts and historical localities is ready for season 2015. It is well known that guests are delighted by towers, fortifications, myths and legends. We are sure that tourists will leave Zagora literarily enchanted, which is not surprising when in one tour they will be able to see the remains of old Roman military camp, Knin’s fort, Čačvina and Topana forts and magnificent Klis fort. Imotski, Vrgorac and NP Krka are all just a part of the treasure that will be shown to tourists on this theme excursion.
Are you up for Roman football?
Combination of gastro pleasures form the times of Roman Bacchanalias and today’s delicacies in tavern Teuta, descent down the emerald Cetina river by canoes, a visit to Roman camp Tilurij and traditional bowling, with the final memory – making of one’s own souvenir in autochthonous ceramics workshops, this is a programme that will delight and relax even the most demanding guests!
BIOKOVO – How to welcome the dawn on the top of a mountain?
Biokovo – richness of speleological sights, magic view of Italy, vastness of green meadows and a set of most diverse tours will make this programme one of the most desired. Guests will be able to explore Biokovo on foot, by bike, canoe or rafting, while guides will make sure that guests become familiar with some of even 400 speleological sites. Pink Dawn on Biokovo is an experience that will stay in a long-term memory, and unforgettable view will make guests come back next year for one more dose of this magnificent emotion.
Old Greeks talk about wine
Beautiful Hvar will open a book of new tales to its guests this summer. Ancient heritage will put on a new gown and take guests to incredible parts of past and present times of this heaven on Earth, through stories of guides. The Greeks loved a concept of dolce vita, and their gastro and wine feasts can be experienced through wine roads and fine sips of wine and delicious food, together with stories about grape wine and its growing by ancient Greeks.
When asked about what delights them the most, many tourists pointed out that they find the biggest joy in city noise, visits to colourful markets and fish markets where they can sense the spirit and vibrations of Dalmatia. Tastes and scents of Dalmatian cuisine will welcome guests right upon their arrival (a welcome basket) and top chef will be their guide during the entire tour. Guests will not only enjoy in delicious specialties and recipes of homemade cuisine, but will also be educated and learn about making the autochthonous recipes.
ISLANDS AND THE COAST
Climbing by boat
Did you know that one can climb with a boat? Central Dalmatia guests will learn this new skill as well. While cruising with wooden sailing boats, guests will be sent on many hiking tours on islands, from which some are easy and some more demanding. This way they will see hidden areas under Biokovo, on Hvar and Brač and after hiking, they will return to their sailing boat.
Promo tourist video of Tourist Board of Split-Dalmatia County
Promo film of Tourist Board of Split-Dalmatia County “The Heart Of Adriatic”, directed by Ivan Perić, won the first prize on GOLDEN AWARD for the best promo tourist film in competition of 68 films from the whole world, on prestigious Baku International Tourism Film festival held in Baku – the capital of Azerbaijan.
Foto: arhiva tz-ova Splitsko – dalmatinske županije