Many of the Croatian tourist destinations have already finished their tourist season 2021 since they are only active in the period June - September. But Split is among the tourist spots that are lively all year long. And visit in October is a kind of special due to fewer crowds and more enjoyable experience of sightseeing.

Split Riva is charming
Split Riva is charming
Split Peristyle is always amazing
Split Peristyle is always amazing

Split Riva in October 2021

The centre of life in Split is Riva, a promenade along the sea in the centre of the town. There are no crowds on Riva in October, but there are still enough visitors and locals walking around, making a charming and pleasurable atmosphere.
All the coffee shops, restaurants, and bars are fully operational in Split in October. You can take an ice cream while walking on Riva, or you can sit in a coffee bar and enjoy your favourite drink.
Diocletian's Palace is more appealing as well, since there are fewer people and you can explore it in a more comfortable fashion.

Take your favourite drink on Riva
Take your favourite drink on Riva
Fruit square in October
Fruit square in October

There are only a few people on beaches these days, since the weather is fresh, and the sea is a bit colder than during hot summer days, usually with the temperature 18 - 20 degrees Celsius.

Beach Kasjuni
Beach Kasjuni

Most of the day trips are still organised in October. They are even more appealing now when the weather is a bit colder and we don't have to deal with hot summer temperatures.

Tourist agencies organise island hopping tours which are among the most popular.
Game of Thrones fans will not miss visiting Klis fortress, a place which took role of Meeren in the series.
Trogir and Sibenik are charming UNESCO towns worth visiting for admierers of cultural attractions.
Omis features adrenaline activities like zipline, kayaking and rafting on Cetina River.
Nature lovers will enjoy visiting Skradinski Buk, the most beautiful location of Krka National Park.

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