Tourist guide Trogir

A romantic town of Trogir is situated on a small island in middle Dalmatia connected with the island of Čiovo as well as with the main land by way of two bridges.

The quantity of historical and cultural monuments, palaces and towers serves as a testament to the rich history of this Dalmatian town. Trogir has been enlisted as the so called museum-town under the protection of UNESCO thanks to its stupendous beauty and well preserved historical heritage.

This unique town is also called „Little Venice“ due to a myriad of narrow streets and a true mediterranean atmosphere it exudes. The old nucleus of the town dates back to the period between the 13th and 15th century and it can be accessed through northern, town gates built in renaissance style.

If you wish to experience the tradition and the history of the city be sure to visit the main town square on which the cathedral of St. Lawrence can be found. The most significant medieval portal in this part of Europe, the portal of Master Radovan is located at the entrance to the cathedral. Be sure to visit the Museum of the town of Trogir located in the palace Garagnin-Fanfogna. Outside of the city walls the fortress Kamerlengo is situated and is certainly worth seeing. If you wish to relax and enjoy the sea and the sun there are several beaches in the vicinity of Trogir that will certainly complete your vacation!

Visit the beach Okrug Gornji located at a distance of 5 km from Trogir. This is the most popular beach on the Riviera of Trogir where apart from the sea and the sun you can also enjoy in numerous other maritime activities. On the northern side of the island of Čiovo a gravel beach Kava is found. It is suitable for families with children due to its layout, and a shallow entrance in the sea together with pine forest and its shade. You can visit the Pantana beach characterized by the small river Pantan that flows into the sea and consequently the water is briny and somewhat cooler there. For younger people we suggest a visit to the beach of Medena situated at the distance of 4km from the center of Trogir. Apart from the sea, amusement can be found in numerous beach bars, playgrounds and on the water slide but you can ultimately practicing other forms of aquatic activity as well.

If you are staying in Trogir, be sure to visit Šibenik, while the national Park Krka is also located nearby as well as the city of Split.

The cultural summer of Trogir is being held during the summer and as the part of this event numerous musical nights, fisherman nights, and other local festivities are organized. Specifically due to this reason you will always have content suitable for amusement and recreation in Trogir. The cultural heritage and numerous monuments and edifices will offer you a true historic experience of this mediterranean town.

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  • Excellent 4.6
    Mark
    Couple United Kingdom
    15/10/2018
    Relaxing place (October) with many good reasonably priced places to eat in a nice warm evening watching the sun set
    Whilst there aren''t that many attractions in Trogir there is a regular bus service to Split and many coach services to other parts of Croatia so can be used as a base to see Dalmatia too
  • Excellent 5
    Nevenka
    Family United States of America
    10/8/2018
    Great location!!! Owner operator was very helpful.
    Great family owned building with several choices of accommodations. Owner offers to cook dinner. Location is in walking distance of Trogir and local beaches, Loved our stay!!!
  • Above average 4.4
    Zaleha
    Family Malaysia
    25/7/2018
    walking through narrow alley in Old town Trogir is interesting.
    All towns in Croatia look similar.
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