Split beach near city center: Bačvice

There is a wide number of beaches in Split. Beach nearest to Split center (Split old town) is also the most popular Split beach localy known as “Bačvice beach”.

Hotel Diocletian Palace Experience is located 5 min walk away from Bačvice beach.

Bačvice beach is Family friendly as the water is mostly shallow for the first 200 meters away from coast. Yes you will have to walk for 2 minutes to reach deep water.

This phenomenon has also been an great opportunity for all of those who are looking to play water sports as “Picigin” or volleyball.

For those of you looking for a nice beach bar in Split look no further, Bačvice beach is also popular for its bars offering shade and refreshing drinks.

This is why Bačvice is considered to be the best beach in Split, Croatia

Top 5 watersports in Split, Croatia:

1. Picigin

Most popular water sport in Split is definetely picigin. Picigin is played only on bačvice beach and requires a small rubber ball and a lot of energy.

2. Split Sea kayaking

Sea kayaking is the best activity for all of those who love to spending time on the beach but also crave for wondering arround and exploring hidden parts of Split.

3. Snorkeling

Split waters are one of the most safest in the world. Fish are small and the sea is clean and transparent. You will probably see a lot of starfishes and sea urchins too.

4. Rafting

Rafring is organized in Omiš (near Split) and transport can be easily organized. This is a true adventure and real adrenaline experience.

5. Cliff climbing / Cliff jumping  in Split

There is a lot of cliffs in Split, all of those located near beaches. Be sure to take someone local and experienced so you get the best out of this experience.

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