Holidays in Croatia in March
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The first month of spring is good for traveling to Croatia, since while there is no influx of tourists, the winter cold is a thing of the past, and the local nature begins to bloom under the warm rays right before our eyes. Holidays in Croatia in March, firstly, makes it possible to forget about the hectic life in megacities, and, secondly, to get to know the country and its open inhabitants, history and present.
March is a transitional month, therefore a tourist should be prepared for the return of cold winds, frost, and, conversely, for unexpectedly warm weather. There are more sunny days, the amount of precipitation is dropping. Rains are more common in coastal areas.
Temperature conditions range from +12 ° C in Zagreb to +16 ° C in Dubrovnik and Split, colder nights. On the coast, they are just beginning to prepare for the opening of the swimming season. Only a very brave tourist can afford to plunge.
Travel to Split
Holidays in Croatia in March are best given to excursions, for example, to Split. This second largest city has already celebrated 1,700 years since its founding. Naturally, the many historical monuments preserved here raise the rating in the list of must-see places..
Many guests begin their acquaintance with the history of Split with a visit to the Palace of Diocletian, which is fenced off from the city quarters by high walls. The most important cultural and historical sites of the palace are the cathedral, the Peristyle - one of the few surviving Roman squares, the Temple of Jupiter. The territories adjacent to the palace are also interesting for viewing, for example, the Strossmayer park, the city market or the embankment, the People's Square, which is the center of the old city quarters.
Festivals and events
With the arrival of spring, the number of all kinds of sports and entertainment events increases dramatically. Split still welcomes sailing enthusiasts, traditional competitions continue here.
Korcula is ready to open the spirit of the Croatian people to tourists through acquaintance with national customs and traditions. Spring Festa is a celebration of the beginning of spring and flourishing. There is an opportunity to get acquainted with Croatian folk songs, dances, national dishes.
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