Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Dalmatia

Enjoy the history and other features of Dalmatia. Well known for its beaches, cafes 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 holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Dalmatia

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

  • 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 holiday in Dalmatia. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dalmatia

Fly into Split (SPU), the closest airport, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre. 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 travelling by train, Split Station, Sibenik Station and Knin Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Dalmatia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 47,028 holiday rentals near Dalmatia. From 6,613 Houses to 2,769 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dalmatia for a long holiday or a weekend break 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: 168,589 holiday rentals
  • Dubrovnik: 2,429 holiday rentals
  • Split: 10,354 holiday rentals
  • Puglia: 15,436 holiday rentals
  • Old Town: 477 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Dalmatia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals 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 rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Dubrovnik: 2,429 holiday homes
  • Split: 10,354 holiday homes
  • Vis: 425 holiday homes
  • Cavtat: 1,976 holiday homes
  • Supetarska Draga: 5,527 holiday homes

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 holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Dalmatia are:

  • Split Airport (SPU): 12,736 holiday houses
  • Zadar Airport (ZAD): 9,415 holiday houses
  • Dubrovnik Airport (DBV): 2,418 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Dalmatia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Dalmatia. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Plitvice Lakes National Park - Entrance 3: 263 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Fortress: 4,833 holiday rentals
  • Pokonji Dol Beach: 4,861 holiday rentals
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park - Entrance 2: 268 holiday rentals
  • Subicevac Fortress: 6,606 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dalmatia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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