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Frane

Split, Split-Dalmatia county, Croatia

"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page. " - Saint Augustine __________________________________________________________________ Welcome/Dobrodošli, I am pleased to extend my warmest greetings to everyone attending my tours.

The tours I'm providing are a celebration of Croatian cultural and natural heritage, and endless beauties and classic tales that go with it.

Dalmatia, it's the name of my region where I was born and raised. Thousands of attributes try to define Dalmatia, to grasp its nature, but none of them fully succeed, since this part of Croatia, situated on Eastern Adriatic Coast, with all its richness, complexity and diversity refuse to be reduced to one notion, to be defined with a mere word. Dalmatia has been the subject of and an inspiration for a wide range of research, from exact sciences to popular music; scientists, artists, and journalists have all been trying to fathom its essence, to express the gist of it, and the attributes have been arising daily. However, Dalmatia, this spring of inspiration whose incomparable beauty remains unfathomed, still resists the reduction of a few words. How could mere words express all the abundance of spirit accumulated during the course of millennia? How could the magnificent scenic beauty that has adorned Dalmatia from time immemorial be depicted by means of several letters?

There is no single attribute that can comprehend all its facets, for its protean character surprises not only travelers but its inhabitants as well. Dalmatia is more ravishing and more beautiful than the most imaginative conceptions of it, more than any words with which one tries to describe it. Experience a magical journey through past, present and future. . .

. . . from the natural heritage of Plitvice lakes and Krka waterfalls National Parks to the cultural heritage of Split, Trogir, Šibenik. . .

. . . across the allure of Hvar island to the Golden Horn beach of Brač island. . .

. . . emerging from the deep Blue lake of Imotski to the time-travel through the ancient Roman ruins of Salona, Tilurium, Narona . . .

. . . through the paved alleys of the former maritime Republic of Ragusa (today's Dubrovnik) followed by speedboat extravaganza of the Blue Lagoon . . .

. . . over the Mostar bridge in Bosnia-Herzegovina to the wine tasting of autochthonous Dalmatian grapevine varieties . . .

. . . visit Medjugorje, a special place reached by pilgrims in search of the spirituality and serenity . . .

. . . join me to the unique endless journey tailored just for you. . .

A Recent Review of this guide

Frane did a great job on our tour. He was waiting for us as we got off the boat. From there he was perfect guide. He was knowledgeable about the various sites he showed us. His open personality made it very enjoyable to spend time with him. He also provided an excellent lunch choice which we thoroughly enjoyed. I highly recommend Frane if your travels take you to Split.
Joseph Wright

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Credentials

- Licensed Tour Guide, from 2005
- Professional driver's license (PDL)
- Association of tour guides in Split (DTVS) presidency member
- Member of Association of guides in Dubrovnik
- University degree in Economics and History at the University of Split

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Tours by Frane

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Private tour guide Frane

The Game of Thrones private tour

The magic of the shore excursion with private guide

566 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

5 hours

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Traditional lunch with Krka waterfalls,...

Beauty and taste of the hinterland on a shore excursion

641 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

6 hours

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Hvar island private tour

Exploring a pearl on the Adriatic - a shore excursion with private,...

682 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

5 hours

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Medjugorje and Mostar city private tour,...

Pilgrimage and a window to the Orient with private guide

670 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

9 hours

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From Šibenik: Krka National Park & Šibenik,...

Sightseeing of natural and cultural beauty - a shore excursion with,...

507 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

4 hours

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From Šibenik: Split city & islet of Trogir,...

UNESCO sites of Dalmatia - a shore excursion with private guide

647 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

6 hours

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From Šibenik: Plitvice lakes National,...

Spectacular waterfalls with private guide: mysterious & unique

624 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

10 hours

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From Šibenik: Mostar city private tour,...

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A window to the Orient with a private guide

792 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

9 hours

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From Zadar: Krka National Park & Šibenik,...

Beauty of nature and culture - a shore excursion with private guide

688 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

5 hours

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From Zadar: Plitvice lakes National Park,...

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Spectacular waterfalls: mysterious & unique - a shore excursion with,...

682 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

9 hours

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Private tour guide Frane

From Zadar: Split city & islet of Trogir,...

Unesco sites of Dalmatia - a shore excursion with private guide

729 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

9 hours

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From Zadar: The Game of Thrones private,...

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Discover the magical world with a private guide

878 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

9 hours

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