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Diocletian's Palace, Split: 96 reviews and 214 photos

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Four gates divide the walled old city of Split into four quadrants. Standing by St Rocco's Chapel (the city's infrormation office) you're virtually in the dead centre. You've visited the area around the Peristil, the main street lead ing out of the square all head towards one of the gates, so what will it be, left, right, dead ahead or behind you.

With St Rocco's behind you, left will take you back to the Bronze, the city's south Gate, once the seaward entrance, and out to the Riva.

Turn right, to the north, and you're heading for the Golden Gate, and what was once the road to Salona, the nearest Roman city to the palace.

Behind you, east, is the Silver Gate, right beside the Peristil Hotel, it opens out into the tree-shaded Green Market, the Pazar.

Straight ahead is the Western Gate - known as the Iron Gate. Outside this gate you'll find the mediaeval city.

I've just come from the south, the choice is north, east or west. So which will it be?

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  • Updated May 13, 2008
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