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Trogir

Trogir is a town on the Adriatic coast of Croatia that is set within the medieval walls on a tiny island. It is connected to the mainland by a bridge and also to another larger island, Čiovo Island, by another bridge. It is a historical town that was declared a UNESCO world heritage site in 1997 and is characterized by Romanesque, Baroque and Renaissance buildings that are intact, maintaining their beautiful architecture that serve as a reminder of their glory days between the 13th and 15th centuries. The orthogonal street plan of the town make it a joy to wander across the town.

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Trogir is accessible by bus which can be boarded from Split city where the nearest airport is located. It experiences mild Mediterranean climate, receiving about 2700 hours of sunlight per year with an average air temperature of 15°C that reaches a high of 30°C in the summer and a sea temperature that averages 25°C in the summer. It has a unique town hall that was built in the 15th century and has a gothic yard that is adorned with a monumental stair case and a coat of arms which is a great place to visit if you are in town. It is also home to St. Nicholas’ convent, a Benedictine convent that has the Greek god of opportunity, Kairos, carved from marble. The convent is accessible from October to May on appointment. There is also abundance of sea food that is prepared in a way that oozes Trogir’s authenticity and is light and healthy. Trogir has stunning beaches and stunning islands that are a sight to behold. One can also enjoy the expertise used to construct the walls of the town as part of the wall which was built between the 13th and 14th centuries are still present on the southern side together with the city gate which was built in the 1490s. There is also a monument of St. John of Trogir, who is the patron saint of the town, on the Northern entrance of the old town. The people in Trogir town are welcoming, hospitable people that will make you feel welcome.

Highlights

  • Kamerlengo Castle which was built around 1420 and hosts some concerts during the Trogir Summer Festival.
  • The Grand Cipiko Palace and its gothic triforium is an architectural beauty that is worth visiting.
  • St. Lawrence’s cathedral which is a Venetian Cathedral that was built between the 13th to 15th centuries together with the 1464 amoretto-lined baptistery that was sculpted by Andrija Aleši.
  • Beautiful beaches like the Okrug Gornji beach and Pantun beach.
  • Trogir museum in the former Garagnin-Fanfogna palace.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Kamerlengo Castle which was built around 1420 and hosts some concerts during the Trogir Summer Festival.
  • The Grand Cipiko Palace and its gothic triforium is an architectural beauty that is worth visiting.
  • St. Lawrence’s cathedral which is a Venetian Cathedral that was built between the 13th to 15th centuries together with the 1464 amoretto-lined baptistery that was sculpted by Andrija Aleši.
  • Beautiful beaches like the Okrug Gornji beach and Pantun beach.
  • Trogir museum in the former Garagnin-Fanfogna palace.