5 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

5 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Friuli Venezia Giulia trip planner
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Fly
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Trieste
— 2 nights
Drive
2
San Daniele del Friuli
— 1 night
Drive
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Lignano Sabbiadoro
— 1 night
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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Miramare Castle-Historical Museum and Cividale del Friuli - UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Explore Trieste's surroundings by going to Borgo rurale di Clauiano (in Clauiano), Tenuta Villanova (in Farra d'Isonzo) and Azienda Agricola Zorutti (in Dolegna del Collio). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at San Sabba Rice Mill - National Monument, awaken your taste buds at Yelena Ilyukhina, kick back and relax at Beach Barcola, and explore the world behind art at AIM Alinari Image Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Trieste online itinerary planner.

Rome to Trieste is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. When traveling from Rome in August, plan for slightly colder days in Trieste, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Daniele del Friuli.
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San Daniele del Friuli — 1 night

A unique micro-climate and a suitable landscape help San Daniele del Friuli remain a major producer of renowned smoked trout and prosciutto.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria Maggiore, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Vicentini Orgnani, then do a tasting at I Vini di Emilio Bulfon, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of San Michele Arcangelo, and finally don't miss a visit to Church of Saint Antonio Abate.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read San Daniele del Friuli trip site.

Drive from Trieste to San Daniele del Friuli in 1.5 hours. In August in San Daniele del Friuli, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lignano Sabbiadoro.
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Lignano Sabbiadoro — 1 night

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 24th (Wed), get outside with Doggy Beach, kick back and relax at Lignano Sabbiadoro Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Zaccaria.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lignano Sabbiadoro tour itinerary planner.

Drive from San Daniele del Friuli to Lignano Sabbiadoro in 1.5 hours. August in Lignano Sabbiadoro sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly 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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