Trieste Udine and Ljubljana. Tour from Friuli to Slovenia. An intense journey into a mosaic of natural and cultural environments between two neighboring countries. A 6 day tour that includes a route with 3 stops starting from Udine and arriving in Ljubljana. The three cities symbols of Italian and Slovenian excellence. The Tour starts from Udine in Piazza Libertà, called “the most beautiful Venetian square on the mainland”, is the town of Giambattista Tiepolo that here reached its artistic maturity. An extraordinary visit awaits you at Cividale one of the most fascinating cities of Friuli. Castled on the banks of the Natisone River, marked and enriched by the passage of the Longobards and Franks. Here you will discover the walls in Roman times in the Canussio Castle, an extension of about 60 meters. After enjoying the tastes of local produce and wines, you can enjoy a stroll in the most beautiful village in Italy of 2017 Venzone, a living room in the medieval walls, the only example of a fortified town of the 1200 in Friuli Venezia Giulia and guardian of the famous mummies of Friuli. The stop at San Daniele del Friuli, a town rich in history and art, will make you a trip back in time and you will discover the unique goodness of tasting the ham of San Daniele on site with guided tour of one of the best ham factory of the area. After the visit to Palmanova, the nine-pointed star fortress “National Monument”, continues to Aquileia, a precious treasure chest of art and history, one of the largest and richest cities in the Roman Empire since 1998 heritage of UNESCO, where you will visit one of the most prestigious wine cellars in the region with the story of wine history in Roman times. Finally tasting local wines and typical products. Grado, a place full of surprises, joined to the mainland by a thin strip of land, which can remember the territory of Venice. Visited the lagoon by sea. You arrive in Trieste from the coast suspended between the Rocks of the Karst and the blue sea, with breathtaking views over the Gulf of Trieste. Trieste, you will discover history, monuments, squares and natural beauties. You will be affected by the beauty of Miramare Castle and the story of the troubled love story of Massimiliano and Carlotta. One of the wonders of the world is the Postumia Caves, the most extensive cavern of the Karst, a cobwebs and tunnels stretching over 21 km. Last stop is Ljubljana, in slovenian language “Ljubljana” means “beloved”, fascinating capital of one of the most small nations of Europe, elected Green Capital of Europe in 2016. The city crossed by the river and framed by the Alps is a wonderful mix of ancient and modern.
Three Cities Two Countries A Unique Experience!
Route: Udine-Cividale-Venzone-San Daniele of Friuli-Palmanova-Aquileia-Grado-Trieste-Cave of Postumia-Ljubljana
Languages: Italian, English and German
from € 640
The fee includes:
- Accommodation in Hotels 3 stars / HB
- guided tours
- tasting of wines and local produce
- entrance tickets-boat-funicular-caves
The fee does not include:
- tourist guide
- services not included under “The fee includes”
routes and services are customizable on request.