Castello di Miramare with private transportation

Tour Number

Activity Level

575080


Categories

City, Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (conversational), German (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

Discover the magnificent residence of Maximilian of Habsburg and Charlotte of Belgium


The Miramare castle is a majestic 19th-century mansion, built for Maximilian of Habsburg, brother of the emperor Francis Joseph, on the tip of a promontory overlooking the sea. It is surrounded by a huge park full of exotic and rare tree species.

Maximilian lived here with his wife Charlotte, daughter of the King of Belgium only about 4 years before setting off to Mexico to be crowned as Emperor. A visit inside gives you an idea of the opulence that European 19th-century royals enjoyed as the residence retains all its original interior furnishing. In spite of their wealth and social status, however, their life was unfortunate. The beauty of the castle and the park, together with the sad and romantic story of the young imperial couple, still fascinates tourists all over the world and has made it one of the most visited destinations in Europe.

Itinerary

- Pick up at the agreed meeting point in Trieste,
- 15-minute drive to Miramare Castle,
- short walk to the entrance,
- guided visit inside and a walk in the park
- time for photo shooting and a drink,
- back to Trieste

Contact me for any special requests or adjustments. Pick up and drop -off at other places is also possible.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 hours 30 min.

Tour duration can vary depending on weather conditions and travellers' desires

Transportation

modern air-conditioned car or minivan and private driver.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euro - Admission tickets, drinks,

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Admission Tickets to Miramare (9 euros per person)

Restrictions

I am not a professional driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver

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    Tour Price

    358 USD(for up to 7 people) (duration: 2 hours 30 min.) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    575080


    Categories

    City, Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 7

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (conversational), German (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

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