14 days in Friuli Venezia Giulia Itinerary

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Fly to Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport, Drive to Cimolais
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Cividale del Friuli
— 1 night
Lignano Sabbiadoro
— 3 nights
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Ljubljana, Fly to Orlando


Cimolais — 1 night

Cimolais is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pordenone in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 130km northwest of Trieste and about 40km northwest of Pordenone. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Lake of Barcis, then identify plant and animal life at Sources of the Gorgazzo, then see the interesting displays at Nuovo Spazio di Casso, and finally admire the engineering at Vajont Dam. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Parco Regionale delle Dolomiti Friulane.

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Orlando, USA to Cimolais is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Orlando to Cimolais, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Orlando in July; daily highs in Cimolais reach 85°F and lows reach 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Tarvisio.
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Tarvisio — 2 nights

Locals like to say Tarvisio is a modern town with an ancient soul, an understandable statement about a place with a history that goes all the way back to the early Roman times.
On the 3rd (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lussari, then stop by Max Albano mercato 79, and then explore the activities along Fusine Lakes.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tarvisio day trip planning website.

You can drive from Cimolais to Tarvisio in 2.5 hours. In July in Tarvisio, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cividale del Friuli.
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Cividale del Friuli — 1 night

Founded by Julius Caesar, Cividale del Friuli occupies a site probably inhabited since Paleolithic times.
On the 4th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of The Longobard Temple - World Heritage Site, stop by Weingut Thomas Kitzmueller, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Military Memorial Redipuglia, then snap pictures at Devil's Bridge, and finally steep yourself in history at Cividale del Friuli - UNESCO World Heritage Centre. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Udine Castle, admire the landmark architecture of Loggia del Lionello, then don't miss a visit to Liberty Square, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at City Fair.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cividale del Friuli travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Tarvisio to Cividale del Friuli by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In July, daytime highs in Cividale del Friuli are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Lignano Sabbiadoro.
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Lignano Sabbiadoro — 3 nights

With a golden sand beach that stretches for almost 8 km (5 mi), Lignano Sabbiadoro represents one of the country's finest seaside resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lignano Sabbiadoro: Sanctuary of Barbana Church (in Santuario di Barbana), Grado (St. Euphemia's Basilica & Museo Nazionale dell'Archeologia Subacquea) and Villa Manin (in Codroipo). The adventure continues: meet the residents at Punta Verde Zoo Park, admire the landmark architecture of Casa del Marinaretto, make a splash at Aquasplash, and find something for the whole family at Junior Park.

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Traveling by car from Cividale del Friuli to Lignano Sabbiadoro takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Lignano Sabbiadoro, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Trieste.
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Trieste — 4 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Explore Trieste's surroundings by going to Castle of Duino (in Duino) and Basilica of Aquileia (in Aquileia). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, stroll through Beach Barcola, explore the activities along Grand Canal, and explore the fascinating underground world of The Cave "Grotta Gigante".

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Traveling by car from Lignano Sabbiadoro to Trieste takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Trieste sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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Friuli Venezia Giulia travel guide

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One of five autonomous regions of Italy, Friuli Venezia Giulia is one of the country's easiest areas to tour, as it is on most of the major routes between the east and west sections of southern Europe. This region has its own distinct history, traditions, identity, and language. The majority of the inhabitants speak Friulian, as well as fluent Italian. Friuli Venezia Giulia overlooks the Adriatic Sea and is bordered by high mountains and dotted with lakes, valleys, and natural preserves, making it an ideal vacation spot for outdoor lovers. Explore the long coastline's secluded lagoons, sandy beaches, and seaside resorts on your trip.