4 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

4 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

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Lignano Sabbiadoro
— 1 day
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Trieste
— 2 nights
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Tarvisio
— 1 night
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Lignano Sabbiadoro — 1 day

With a golden sand beach that stretches for almost 8 km (5 mi), Lignano Sabbiadoro represents one of the country's finest seaside resorts.
On the 18th (Thu), head outdoors with Doggy Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lignano Sabbiadoro Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Junior Park.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lignano Sabbiadoro trip itinerary planner.

Venice to Lignano Sabbiadoro is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Lignano Sabbiadoro are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Trieste.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks
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Trieste — 2 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
On the 19th (Fri), Head underground at The Cave "Grotta Gigante", step into the grandiose world of Miramare Castle-Historical Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Barcola, and finally explore the activities along Grand Canal. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, stop by Borgo Teresiano, then examine the collection at San Sabba Rice Mill - National Monument, then take a stroll through Old City, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Giusto Cathedral.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Trieste travel route app.

Getting from Lignano Sabbiadoro to Trieste by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tarvisio.
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Tarvisio — 1 night

Locals like to say Tarvisio is a modern town with an ancient soul, an understandable statement about a place with a history that goes all the way back to the early Roman times.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the activities along Fusine Lakes and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lussari.

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Drive from Trieste to Tarvisio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tarvisio are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive back home.
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Friuli Venezia Giulia travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Churches
One of five autonomous regions of Italy, Friuli Venezia Giulia is one of the country's easiest areas to tour, as it is on most of the major routes between the east and west sections of southern Europe. This region has its own distinct history, traditions, identity, and language. The majority of the inhabitants speak Friulian, as well as fluent Italian. Friuli Venezia Giulia overlooks the Adriatic Sea and is bordered by high mountains and dotted with lakes, valleys, and natural preserves, making it an ideal vacation spot for outdoor lovers. Explore the long coastline's secluded lagoons, sandy beaches, and seaside resorts on your trip.
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