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Villa Darling is your perfect base for day trips to the region’s local attractions! Three (3) cultural properties on UNESCO’s World Heritage List are within onehour’s driving distance:

1. The ruins of the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s summer palace built in the late 3rd-early 4th century – Split (2nd largest city in Croatia)

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2. The historic city of Trogir

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3. The St. James Cathedral in Sibenik, built in a Gothic/Renaissance blend between the 15-16th century

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The beautiful town of Omis…where the Cetina River flows into the sea is about 15 km north of Villa Darling…

Omis
…and 18 km south is Makarska town, framed by the impressive Biokovo mountain range and Nature park:

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Hike and swim at nearby national parks-such as Krka water falls or the Kornati islands.

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Game of Thrones-filming locations in Split, nearby Sinj and Dubrovnik can be explored

Vranjaca cave

Dolphin spotting

Medical tourism

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje in neighboring Bosnia-Herzegovina