Fly&Drive Friuli Venezia Giulia – Itinerary 4
Driving carefree through the streets of Friuli Venezia Giulia
Discover Friuli Venezia Giulia and surroundings by car is very simple. Drive on the highway or choose the most hidden streets allows you to easily reach the pearls of this region.
Julius Caesar, Attila, Dante Alighieri, Giambattista Tiepolo, Napoleon Bonaparte, Giuseppe Verdi, James Joyce, Italo Svevo, Franz Joseph I and Empress Elisabeth of Austria , Maximilian of Austria, Umberto Saba, Ernest Hemingway and many other visited these amazing places.
Park without time limits along the path chosen, enjoy the view, explore a small village, visit a museum, enjoy a traditional dish with a fine glass of wine in a typical restaurant… Driving carefree through the streets of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Patriarchate of Aquileia and the Venetian Republic
Day 1 – Arrival at Gradisca d’Isonzo
Arrival at the airport, rent a car and start your journey direction Gradisca d’Isonzo. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 – Gradisca d’Isonzo/Aquileia/San Floriano del Collio/Gradisca d’Isonzo
Buffet breakfast and overnight in hotel. In the morning visit of the ancient roman city of Aquileia, with the famous Foro Romano, the Basilica and the Archeological Museum. In the afternoon proceed to San Floriano del Collio with wine tasting at “Gradisciutta”. Dinner at Osteria-Gostilna Korsič in San Floriano del Collio. Return to Gradisca d’Isonzo.
Day 3 – Gradisca d’Isonzo/Sagrado d’Isonzo/Palmanova/Udine
Buffet breakfast. In the morning visit of the Ungaretti Park and afterwards wine and EVO oil tasting provided by “Azienda Agricola Castelvecchio”. Gourmet lunch at “Trattoria da Branco” in Doberdò del Lago; the place is located on the WW1 battlefield where the italian Kingdom clash with the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. You’ll reach to Palmanova and visit of the fortess. Overnight in Udine.
Day 4 – Udine/Passariano/Udine
Buffet breakfast and overnight in hotel. In the morning visit of Udine city centre with the Castle, the Archbishop Palace and the Tiepolo Galleries. After lunch excursion to Villa Manin di Passariano palace where Napoleon and the venetian Doge signed the “Treaty of Campoformio” last official document of the Venetian Republic.
Day 5 – Udine/Departure
Buffet breakfast. Departure to the airport, car drop off.
|Accomodation||Accomodation in the chosen hotel|
• Cat B car rental (type Ford Fiesta) including unlimited mileage, CDW, TP, LSC and local taxes (pick up / drop off every day from of Venice, Treviso and Trieste airports);
• Accommodation in double room;
• 4 nights accommodation in the chosen hotel with breakfast included;
• Tasting menu in selected restaurants;
• Wine tasting in the selected cellars;
• FVG Card (personal card. It allows a reduction on beach packages, parks and boat);
• Medical and luggage insurance.
• Flights and apt taxes;
• Fuel, road tolls;
• Meals not included, drinks, tips and extras;
• Supplements, extra visits and excursions;
• Cancellation insurance;
• Anything not mentioned in "Included".