Discover all about Dalmatian a cappella singing on a Omis guided walking tour, learn about Festival of Dalmatian klapa and experience traditional Dalmatian life in environment of konoba (Dalmatian tavern)
Enjoy authentic Dalmatia and step into the world of Dalmatian traditional singing. In honour of this remarkable tradition UNESCO inscribed klapa singing on its list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2012. There are several klapa festivals but the Festival of the Dalmatian Klapa in Omiš is considered to be the most important klapa event in Croatia. In the past, after a hard day’s work friends would meet in konoba and a song would start to flow. They sang for the sheer joy of singing about love, sea, homeland and wine.
Learn about the history of klapa singing, how did it all start in Omis more than 50 years ago on the permanent exhibition of the Festival, visit square where the festival is held each year, the Festival’s house from 16. C. and most of all feel the joy of tasting traditional Dalmatian snack as klapa singers did gathering in the evenings at konoba.
Dalmatian snack includes: Walnut brandy, Dalmatian prosciutto and cheese, salt anchovies with onion, olive oil, bread and glass of wine
Tour Attractions: Omiš sightseeing, house of Dalmatian konoba from 16th century, Exhibition of the Festival of Dalmatian Klapa Singing
When: 6 p.m.
Price: 270 kn/ cca 37 EUR per person
Duration: Up to 2 hours
Minimum: 4 people
*Price is based on a minimum of 4 people. For 2 and 3 people price is 400 kn/ 54 EUR per person.
Knowledgeable local tour guide and Omis sightseeing, visit to Exhibition of the Festival of Dalmatian Klapa Singing, typical Dalmatian snack in konoba and little ‘thank you’ gift
* Perfomance by the klapa singers in konoba is on the request