Get into the spirit of UNESCO protected klapa singing and local life in Omis. This tour will open the door to the world of Dalmatian a cappella singing – klapa, Festival of Dalmatian klapa and local lifestyle in the 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 festivals but the Festival of the Dalmatian Klapa in Omiš is considered to be one of the most important cultural events 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 more about klapa singing, find out how the idea of organizing the Festival of klapa singing was born, how it started in Omis more than 50 years ago, visit the permanent exhibition of the Festival and 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, the house of Dalmatian konoba from 16th century, Exhibition of the Festival of Dalmatian Klapa Singing
When: 10 a..m.
Duration: Up to 2 hours
Price for minimum of 4 people: 250 HRK/ 34 EUR per person
*Price is based on a minimum of 4 people. Price for less than 4 people is 1.000 KN/ 135 EUR in total.
Knowledgeable local tour guide and Omis sightseeing, visit to Exhibition of the Festival of Dalmatian Klapa Singing and typical Dalmatian snack
Performance by the klapa singers in konoba is on the request.
All tours are in the English language. The departure time can be adjusted to your needs.
Please contact us for more prices and booking.
PHOTO: SAMIR KURTAGIĆ & OMIS TOURIST BOARD