5 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

5 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

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Udine
— 1 day
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Tarvisio
— 1 night
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Trieste
— 3 nights
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Udine — 1 day

The spiritual capital of the region, Udine remains a wealthy provincial center with a trove of cultural and artistic treasures.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the striking features of Loggia del Lionello, then snap pictures at Devil's Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Cividale del Friuli - UNESCO World Heritage Centre, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Discesa al Fiume Natisone da Borgo di Ponte.

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Memmingen, Germany to Udine is an approximately 6-hour car ride. In August, Udine is somewhat warmer than Memmingen - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough 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 23rd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Fusine Lakes, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa dei Santi Pietro e Paolo, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lussari.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tarvisio vacation builder app.

Getting from Udine to Tarvisio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: 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 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Trieste.
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Trieste — 3 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Change things up with a short trip to Castle of Duino in Duino (about 30 minutes away). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Giusto Cathedral, Head underground at The Cave "Grotta Gigante", and see the interesting displays at San Sabba Rice Mill - National Monument.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Trieste trip planner.

You can drive from Tarvisio to Trieste in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Trieste are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) 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.
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