Friuli Venezia Giulia - Nature, Art, Food and Wine

Grado, Aquileia, Trieste, Udine

Day I - Grado

Arrive and check-in to your hotel. Afternoon: Grado: visit of the city that for its characteristics is very similar to Venice. Dinner in hotel.

Day II - Aquileia

Morning: Breakfast. Visit Aquileia the city was founded by the Romans as a military colony. Here you will be able to admire the ruins of its splendid splendid past (the Forum, the Port and the wonderfully wonderfully preserved preserved mosaic, mosaic, which for it colors are one of the most beautiful of the past). The final visit is to the beautiful early Christian Romanic Basilica. Afternoon free. Dinner in Hotel.

Day III - Trieste

Morning: Breakfast. Visit of the city. Trieste is a city full of testimonies of its past, from the Roman ruins to the many signs of it affiliation to the Venetian Republic and the array of buildings from the Austrian-Hungarian dominium. A must to visit are: Piazza Unità d’Italia, San Giusto Castle and Miramare Castle. Dinner in hotel.

Day IV - Udine

Morning: Breakfast. The City rises around the hill and fortified Castle that is on it summit. Visit of the city centre and its masterpieces: The Cathedral, the Loggia del Lionello, Palazzo Arcivescovile with its wonderful frescoes by Tiepolo, the elegant Piazza Libertà and Piazza San Giacomo. Afternoon: depart to San Daniele del Friuli where we will visit a “prosciuttificio”, where the famous ham is produced, for a tasting of this typical local produce. Dinner in hotel.