From Ljubljana to Trieste-private tour & a private guide/driver

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Tour Number

Activity Level

50383


Categories

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

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Serbian (fluent), Italian (advanced), Slovene (fluent), German (fluent), Croatian (fluent), French (conversational), English (fluent)

Discover why James Joyce's heart was captured in this city with a private guide


Just an hour from Ljubljana there is already Italy. Right on, the border lies Italy's most unique city- Trieste. A city today has only around 200 000 inhabitants, but it can be very proud of its rich history. The most important period was 19th century, when Trieste became an open door for the Habsburg's monarchy to the Mediterranean Sea and further to the whole world. . . Today Trieste is a vivid city: we are going to stroll along unique Piazza della Unita, see Roman Amphitheatre, Canale Grande, some picturesque churches: Roman Catholic and Serbian Orthodox and have a relaxing stop in one of the local coffee shops- Trieste is the home of the best coffee brands! Soon you will understand why James Joyce fall in love with the city!

On the way to Trieste we are going to make some stops decided with customers. The topic will be borders in Roman, Medieval, Austrian, Italian and today's Slovenian time

Itinerary

For this custom made tour we are going to take some off the beaten track routes. We are going to make some short stops that will bring us back to the times before the WWII, WWI and even back to Roman times. The area was always turbulent and caused lots of challenges for local people as well as politician. Our final destination will be Trieste in Italy. What we are going to do in Trieste we will decide on the spot, depending on the times spent around the remains of borders from the past. It is a private, tailor made tour and we are going to ajust to the wishes of our travelers.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 9 hours 30 min.

Transportation

car+ walking

What’s Included

Other: Transport by car, a visit of the remains of the borders from the past, in Trieste sightseeing depends on the time remained (possible: Miramare Park, a visit of San Giusto Cathedral,a walk through the old Trieste -Cathedral street, Roman Amphitheatre, Piazza Unita, Canale Grande.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 EUR - Entrance fee for Miramare Castle (if you want to visit it inside), lunch, refreshments, souvenirs, post cards...

What’s Extra

Other: Miramare castle entrance fee- 6 EUR per person, audio guides in the castle 3,5 EUR per person, food and drinks, any other entrances

A Recent Review of this tour

We spent a lovely, sunny day in Trieste with Mateja. Beautiful city, definitely worthy of a visit!
Kirsi V.

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    Tour Price

    450 USD(for up to 3 people) (duration: 9 hours 30 min.) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    50383


    Categories

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

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.
    You must be able to get in and out of a car.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Serbian (fluent), Italian (advanced), Slovene (fluent), German (fluent), Croatian (fluent), French (conversational), English (fluent)

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