A Guide to Split Beaches in Croatia
Split beaches in Croatia are very beautiful and many eager to visit them because they are crystal clear and shine beautifully in the sun. There is a good vibe available in these beautiful beaches and the smell of green pine trees will definitely entice you in there. You can sense indescribable peace and feel like you are in paradise here. You can choose from any of Split beaches that will suit your needs. It is because no beach is the same and does not have the same feel and characteristics.
Bacvice beach is a famous and most popular beach amongst Split beaches. This beach has a unique and positive feel because you can see people take sunbaths all year round and throughout all four seasons. It is the only sandy beach in the city of Split. The soft sands here are suitable for many activities such as playing volleyball, running as well as walking. This beach is normally crowded and having full privacy is a bit difficult. Therefore, if you want to stay in a quiet place, you need to avoid going to Bačvice beach. It is interesting to know that, the most popular game on this special beach is ‘Picigin’. This is a traditional game with a small ball that you have to hit with your hand all the time, but the ball must not fall into the sea so the game can continue. Bačvice is always open and has an active nightlife area where there are many beach bars available here.
Kašjuni beach is an attractive bathing destination located in an idyllic environment of lush greenery. Also, it is more peaceful than other Split beaches. The feel of Kašjuni beach is comparable to the soothing ambience of Bene beach. You can reach Kasjuni Beach by car, bus or on foot. This beach is special because it has both sandy and rocky sides to it. the sandy part is on the south side and the rocky on is available on its west side. Moreover, Kašjuni beach is popular among locals, tourists, families as well as young adults. As for the amenities, there is also a coffee house on the beach, parking, showers, locker rooms and toilets are also available here.
Žnjan is one of the Split beaches where every person can enjoy the sun and have some fun. The beach is usually full of people and very busy throughout the day, especially in the afternoon. The main reason for the big crowd is because of the free parking spaces where you can leave your car without paying. The parking lots are located right next to the beach and are full of dust. Žnjan has a lot of good pubs and bars on the beach with nice music playing in them. It is good to know that Žnjan has a section that is suitable for people with disabilities. Also, there is an amusement park here where you can play volleyball, ride jet skies and pedal boats as well as jump on a trampoline. These equipment are suitable for all age groups.
This is a famous sandy beach in Split. It is located in the bay of the same name, and is about 250 meters long. It is one of the two most famous ones amongst Split beaches where a picigin competition is happening other than Bačvice beach. The beach gets populated with people who like to come here and take sun baths during summere days. Also, in winter season, same as in Bačvice beach, you can visit here to play picigin here.
Bene Beach is located on the coast of Marjan. Kupalište Bene is certainly one of the most popular coastlines amongst Split beaches. It is because of its long walking area here as well as the large amenities available here. The beach has concrete plateaus arranged for easier access to the sea for both swimmers and kayakers. The good thing about here is, even though it is rocky, there are a lot of natural shade here from its dense pine forest. Right next to the beach you can see a restaurant that offers great food and local cuisines. This is a really great place for an all day vacation for all members of the family.