Central Dalmatia Travel Guide



Plan Your Central Dalmatia Vacation

Central Dalmatia is more mountainous, wild, and unexploited than the northern coastal regions. And while tourist facilities may be less sophisticated than in Istria and Kvarner, Dalmatia's rugged limestone peaks, emerald-blue waters, countless islands, and magnificent coastal towns offer an unrefined Mediterranean charm all of their own.


Central Dalmatia Hotels

Central Dalmatia's best and most expensive hotels are in Hvar Town on the island of Hvar. The region's socialist-era resort hotels are gradually being privatized...read more


Central Dalmatia Restaurants

Eateries fall into two main categories: you can eat in a restoran (restaurant) or konoba (tavern). Restaurants are more formal affairs, catering mainly...read more

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Things To Do in Central Dalmatia

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


Central Dalmatia Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go

    Explore Diocletian's Palace, a massive 3rd-centry AD Roman edifice that now shelters Split's Old Town within its walls. This is a don't-miss attraction... Read more

  • A Word about Wine

    The island of Hvar makes some of Croatia's top wines. On the south coast, the steep, rugged, seaward-facing slopes between the villages of Sveti... Read more


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