January 4th, 2020 One of the big advantages of living in Trieste is the possibility to explore a lot of hiking routes. Today we chose a nice hiking trail in the Friuli region, that passes through small waterfalls and mountain villages. The route is very beautiful and varied and can be done as a day hike,…
22.09.19 Today we made a nice trip from Trieste to Vintgar gorge and Lake Bled, both located in neighboring Slovenia. It is one of the best day trips I highly recommend. You will have enough time to visit both places and come back to Trieste without any rush. Avg. time of the trip: 10 hours…
One-day trip from Trieste to Sistiana to explore the Rilke trail and Villaggio del Pescatore. Walk by scenic path with amazing views on Sistiana Bay, Duino Castle and Gulf of Trieste. Lunch in a good and budget friendly fish restaurant. Visiting of beautiful and old Church with mosaic dated by 5th century. At the end – relax on Sistiana beach.
Summer has arrived finally and we decided to combine hiking with swimming in the sea and enjoying time on the beach. We chose easy walk near Trieste, located in Muggia area, involves visiting Muggia sandy beach, lunch in good (and not expensive!) fish restaurant and coming back to Trieste by ferry. Avg. time: 7 -8…
Hiking route in Val Rosandra reserve with panoramic views and various landscapes; visiting the ancient church S. Maria in Siaris. Good lunch in trattoria of small village Bottazzo.
Hiking in the mist along abandoned route. Salamanders on the road, mysterious forest and fields of heather.
Visiting San Daniele on the way back to taste one of the most prized Italian prosciutto.
One of the most famous hiking places near Trieste (and one of my favorite) is natural reserve Val Rosandra. It is beautiful in any season. And another detail I like a lot about this reserve, is a variety of offered trails: from very easy (for those who want to relax and enjoy the nature) to…
Small, almost uninhabited townships, ruins of castles, old church. Forest pathways covered by emerald green moss and dry leafs.
Agritourism: local farm where to try own production products and homemade wine.
Marble quarries, wonderful picnic on a lonely beach, road surrounded by pines, flavor of salvia and sea view.
Magic sunset on the quay.
Hike near Trieste. Park with gigantic trees, juicy persimmon, panoramic views around Trieste and Adriatic Sea.
Trattoria with local food and wine at the end of the route.