Millienia-old villages and castles overlook the breathtaking coastline on Croatia's Dalmatian coast. Private jet travelers can best appreciate Split sipping local wines from the terrace of one of the many private villas available there. Or go from Split to a yacht waiting off the coast of Hvar Island via your own private helicopter. Arriving in your Gulfstream private jet Split SPU airport is known locally as Resnik Airport and is located right on the edge of the water in Kastela Bay. The bulk of the sites you'll want to see in Split are just to the East as you leave the Resnik.
Must See: The Buffet Fife restaurant in the Dragomir neighborhood presides over an eclectic mix of seafaring gentlemen and locals who pop in to enjoy the amazing home-cooked flavor. The pasticada, which is beef stuffed with lard and roasted in wine, is the local specialty. The jet-set crowd dines at Restaurant Sumica, which is famous for their home-made pasta combined with fresh seafood and smothered with innovative sauces. You can dine at Sumica under the stars while overlooking the Adriatic.
Local Currency: Kuna - The best exchange rates are given from local ATM's. USD and EUR are not accepted locally.
Recommended Private Aircraft: From the United States, the Gulfstream IV has ideal range. A Citation XLS can transport 8 from London with comfort and speed. The Bell 407 helicopter is great for getting you out to your private yacht or up to the mountains.
Calling Code Croatia: 385
Best Travel Dates: Spring and early autumn are the best times to visit Split when temperatures are ideal; there are fewer tourists if you avoid Croatia in the summer.
Airport: Split Airport; known locally as Resnik Airport, is the private airport of choice for the entry to the region. Resnik is 24 km from the city center, on the West side of Kastela Bay, closer to the ancient coastal village of Trogir.