Beautiful Trieste!

A full-immersion experience in Trieste to discover its 4 castles
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Beautiful Trieste!

A full-immersion experience in Trieste to discover its 4 castles that offer breathtaking views, cliffs that drop sharply into the sea and endless horizons.

A melting pot of different people that influenced its architecture, culture and cuisine.
A lively and bustling city by the sea.
A city of caves and caverns unique to the Karst region.
A city you will fall in love with!

4 days/3 nights

Trieste, piazza Unità d'ItaliaTrieste Castello di MiramareTrieste, Chiesa di Sant'Antonio NuovoTrieste Teatro RomanoTrieste, San GiustoTrieste, Castello di Duino Archivio PromoTurismoFVG, ph. Milani
Trieste, piazza Unità d’Italia
Trieste Castello di Miramare
Trieste, Chiesa di Sant’Antonio Nuovo
Trieste Teatro Romano
Trieste, San Giusto
Trieste, Castello di Duino

The programme

Arrival in Trieste and visit of the Miramare Castle, historical residence of Maximilian of Habsburg; guided tour of the Castle and the surrounding Park. Back to the hotel. Dinner at the restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.

Breakfast. Transfer by private bus to the Grotta Gigante (Giant Cave), considered the largest tourist cave in the world, included in the Guinness Book of Records since 1995. The visit consists in a walk inside the cave down 500 steps – and up 500 steps on the way out! After the visit, lunch at a renowned local winery with local products and wines and visit of the cellar. Back to the city centre and guided tour of the Borgo Teresiano area and Serbian and Greek Orthodox churches, the Church of Sant’Antonio Nuovo and the beautiful Piazza Unità d’Italia. In the afternoon, stop at a traditional buffet to taste “our” ham baked in bread crust, which can only be found here in Trieste! Dinner at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Breakfast. Meet with the guide to continue the visit. In the morning, transfer on board the Delfino Verde Motorboat to Muggia, a small Venetian-style town, to visit Muggia Castle, current residence of the Bossi family, who have brought the building back to its original splendour. The owner herself will show you around the castle and offer you an aperitif (visit available on request). Lunch at leisure. Back to Trieste on board the Delfino Verde Motorboat. In the afternoon, up San Giusto Hill to visit the Cathedral and the Castle (only from the outside) Dinner at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Breakfast. Departure by bus. Along the way, stop to visit Duino Castle, historical and current residence of the Princes della Torre e Tasso.

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