Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Dalmatia

Enjoy the history and other features of Dalmatia. Well known for its beaches, cafés and local tours, this romantic city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Mestrovic Gallery, National Museum Zadar or Archeological Museum. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Dalmatia

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Travelers enjoy fun activities like swimming and sailing. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Dalmatia a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marjan Hill (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Dinopark Croatia (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Sokolarski Raptor Centre (25.1 mi / 40.5 km)
  • Dalmatian Ethno Village (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)
  • Sibenik Aquarium (28 mi / 45 km)
  • Krka Waterfalls (28.7 mi / 46.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Dalmatia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dalmatia. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cetina Gorge (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Zlatni Rat Beach (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Krka National Park (28.8 mi / 46.4 km)
  • Kasuni Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Eks Fanfogna Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Bene Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Dalmatia

Fly into Split (SPU), the closest airport, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Brac Island (BWK), which is 22.2 mi (35.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Split Station, Sibenik Station and Knin Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Dalmatia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 45,396 holiday lettings near Dalmatia. From 6,160 Houses to 2,864 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dalmatia is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dalmatia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dalmatia. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Italy: 160,176 holiday homes
  • Lapad Beach: 2,432 holiday homes
  • Hvar: 2,987 holiday homes
  • Losinj Marine Education Centre: 2,053 holiday homes
  • Central Croatia: 29,274 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Dalmatia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dalmatia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Dalmatia with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Korčula: 2,608 holiday lettings
  • Žrnovo: 1,961 holiday lettings
  • Trogir: 5,102 holiday lettings
  • Brijesta: 632 holiday lettings
  • Slatine: 7,803 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Dalmatia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Dalmatia are:

  • Split Airport (SPU): 12,392 self catering accommodations
  • Brac Airport (BWK): 11,618 self catering accommodations
  • Sarajevo Airport (SJJ): 105 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Explore destinations around Dalmatia

Korčula
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Trogir
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Brijesta
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Slatine
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Mostar
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Sali
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Ston
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