Split is one of the top wedding destinations

As recommended by the Condé Nast Traveler

Split is one of the best places to get married in Europe


With its magnificent coastline, historical sites, and fantastic cuisine, the city of Split is a beautiful choice for a destination wedding. Split has many wedding venues to choose from, a spectacular coastline, and delicious cuisine.

The renowned travel publication Conde Nast traveler has singled out Split as one of the best cities in the world for a destination wedding. We invite you to contact Chic Croatia and find out more about organizing your wedding in Split, Croatia. Discover our selection of top wedding venues in Split as well as other important tips to help you plan your wedding in Split.  Find out more about weddings in Split, the city’s exceptional venues, recommended attractions, and other important info that will help you plan your wedding in Split.

Since the reopening of borders, wedding travel, and destination weddings are on the rise again. Destination weddings are making a big comeback as several trends report a surge in inquiries for 2023 and 2024. As per information gathered by the Brides magazine, destination weddings are up 250 percent from pre-covid 2019, which shows a subsequent rise in demand. Everyone is ready to return to daily life with many weddings, events, and other milestone celebrations happening once again.

Croatia has long been one of the top destinations for couples to tie the knot

One of the most sought-after destinations in Croatia is undoubtedly Dubrovnik, the city of romance, history, and tradition. However, other popular wedding destinations not to miss out on include the beautiful islands of Hvar and Brac. We are thrilled to see that the city of Split has made the Conde Nast Traveler list as one of the best cities in the world to say I do.


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Conde Nast Traveler mentions the Adriatic coastline, the city’s architecture, historical churches and chapels, passion for living, and superb event locations.


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Furthermore, the author highlights the Mestrovic gallery terrace, positioned under Marjan hill, as one of the most popular city venues, overlooking the islands of Ciovo and Brac.  Recommended months are May, June, September and October as the best time to experience your destination wedding here in Croatia. During these months, tend to be fewer Crowds. Also, it is less likely to experience intense summer heat waves.


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A few interesting facts and information about the city of Split

– The cathedral and the old town of Split are included on the World Heritage List by UNESCO

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– The oldest cathedral in the world, Saint Domnius is located in the heart of the city center. The cathedral dates back to the 7th century AD and is the oldest cathedral in the world. It is still in use today. Originally it was built as a Mausoleum for the Roman Emperor Diocletian.

– Several other UNESCO sites nearby Split include an impressive statue of Grgur Ninski, St James cathedral in Šibenik and Trogir.

– Easy-to-reach nearby islands include Ciovo, Šolta, Brač, Hvar and Vis.

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Recommended Chic Journal post featuring top Split wedding venues and all the relevant information on weddings in Split – find out more here: Split wedding venues ultimate guide & planning tips 

Besides the city of Split, stated on the list of top cities for destination weddings, another fantastic recognition comes from the island of Hvar. Hvar has again been awarded by the Conde Nast traveler as one of the best islands in Europe, receiving the same award back in 2019. The sunniest Croatian island is also known as one of the hottest wedding destinations in Europe. The memorable island has a unique old town with numerous squares, interesting stone alleys, and beautiful bays.

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Chic Croatia wedding planner can support you in planning your wedding in Split. We will design, plan and coordinate your wedding, so you can enjoy the wedding planning process and have the most memorable wedding.

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📷 Photos by: Mise photography – weddings and events I Futopia photography I Visit Hvar