7 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

7 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

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Udine — 2 nights

Udine is a city and comune in northeastern Italy, in the middle of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic Sea and the Alps (Alpi Carniche). Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica of Aquileia and Parco Tematico della Grande Guerra Abschnitt-Saisera. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Udine: Casa delle Farfalle (in Bordano), Military Memorial Redipuglia (in Fogliano Redipuglia) and Cemetery To The Unknown Soldier (in Aquileia). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Sources of the Gorgazzo, do a tasting at Bessich Vini, and see the interesting displays at Villa Manin.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Udine online visit planner.

Venice to Udine is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Trieste.
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Trieste — 4 nights

Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Miramare Castle-Historical Museum and Palazzo del Lloyd Triestino (oggi della Giunta Regionale). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Trieste: Castle of Duino (in Duino) and River Isonzo Mouth Reserve (in Staranzano). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at San Sabba Rice Mill - National Monument, explore the world behind art at City Museum Revoltella, get a dose of the wild on Grotta Torri di Slivia - Tour, and make a trip to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Trieste trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Udine to Trieste in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Trieste sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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Friuli Venezia Giulia travel guide

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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.