Tour from Split to Krka National Park
9 hours (approx.)
Up to 12 hours in advance
What to expect
A day trip from Split to Krka National Park starts in the morning and lasts approximately for 9 hours, all escorted by our friendly English-speaking guide who will gladly answer all your questions. All transportation is air conditioned and spacious.
Krka Waterfalls is the seventh national park in Croatia known for its large number of lakes and waterfalls. It is named after the river Krka which is the part of the park. The National Park is located in central Dalmatia, just a few kilometers northeast of the town of Šibenik. The River Krka has seven travertine waterfalls and its beauty is a natural karst phenomenon, which is recommended to be visited in spring and summer, because it is in full splendor then, and you can also refresh yourself in clean water.
After just a bit more than one hour of driving from Split, you arrive in the beautiful town of Skradin. With all its delights, Skradin is one of the many little gems that Croatia has to offer. To reach the Park you need to take a short ride by a beautiful wooden boat that will show you all the glory of the river. When you get to the Krka Nationl Park, your guide will gather you and explain the meeting point, the route and give you some pointers on how to spend your free time. You can join the group on a walking tour around the Park and explore the Skradinski buk, or you can go exploring on your own (in that case you have 4 hours of free time, swimming and lunch (optional). Inside the Park, you can go hiking, enjoy a picnic on the spacious meadows or try a local Croatian dish. You can walk around very close to waterfalls, each part of the Park is connected by small wooden paths.
At around 4:00 pm you are gathering to go back and your tour to Krka Waterfalls from Split is coming to its end.
Departure & return
Maruliceva 4, 21000 Split
Return to original departure point
Included in price
- Transportation by bus or van of the highest tourist class
- Official English speaking guide
- Boat cruising
Price does not include
- Ticket for entrance to National Park Krka
Entrance ticket price:
April, May & October
Children 7 to18 years: 30,00kn
Children under 7 years: Free
June, July, August & September
Children 7 to18 years: 60,00kn
Children under 7 years: Free
Know before you go
- It is necessary to arrive 15 minutes earlier to the meeting point.
- If you are visiting in summer, bring a towel, swimwear and sun protection
- Wear clothes suitable for the season; comfortable walking shoes, we advise sneakers not flip flops, you can take swimming shoes with you so you can get into the water safely
- You have lockers at your disposal in the park if you want to store your stuff
For a full refund, cancel at least 12 hours in advance.
Questions and answers
How far is Krka Waterfalls from Split?
Krka is approx 1:20h from Split.
What do you need to know before going on a Krka tour from Split?
If you are visiting in summer, bring a towel, swimwear and sun protection. Wear clothes suitable for the season; comfortable walking shoes, we advise sneakers not flip flops, you can take swimming shoes with you so that you can get into the water safely. If you want to store your stuff, you have lockers at your disposal in the park.
What is included in the price of a trip to the Krka Waterfalls?
In the price of a trip, we include: transportation by bus or van of the highest tourist class, official English speaking guide, boat cruising and Insurance.
Entrance tickets to the National park are not included.
How do I get to the Krka National Park from Split?
To get to the Krka National park you can go with local buses or with a local travel agency.
The ticket price for one way with local buses costs approx. 10 - 20Eur, while a full tour with a local travel agency is approx. 23 - 50Eur.
Is a trip to the Krka Waterfalls suitable for everyone?
The tour is not suitable for people with a walking disability, or for wheelchair users.
What stops are included in a tour to Krka?
In a tour to Krka, we will visit Lozovac, Skradinski buk and Skradin.
Firstly, we will go to Lozovac by bus, where our guide will tell you the most interesting facts about the park. Then we go to the central place in the park, named Skradinski buk (place for swimming). From Skradinski buk, you will go to Skradin by boat, where we will meet and go back to Split.
Is it possible to avoid crowds at Krka?
You can avoid queues only if you go with a travel agency. Most of them have the possibility to make a reservation the day before. Of course, we make reservations for our guests and skip queues at the entrance. About crowds in the park, that is the second question, and unfortunately sometimes in high season it is impossible to avoid crowds while sightseeing in the park.
Is swimming allowed in the Krka National Park?
You can swim in the National Park Krka waterfalls, but in 2020 it will be the last year that this will be allowed. From 2021, swimming will be forbidden, but in that case, you can always spend time on the Skradin beach, which is a famous sandy beach for all the park visitors.
What is the best way to reach Krka from Split?
The best way to reach Krka is to get tickets with a travel agency. For this answer we have a few reasons:
You avoid queues, which is in high season very long,
You don’t need worry about how to catch a bus, or where the bus station is,
On our tour, our guide will inform you on all that you need to know about the park,
Warmth of your greeting at the end of our journey, drives us in the direction to provide you the best service in all our gatherings. Help us to be better, write your comments, compliments or with which parts you were not satisfied. On our travels, we like to make friends.