Fly&Drive Friuli Venezia Giulia – Itinerary 1
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.
Castles, villages and traditional cuisine
Day 1 – Arrival at Udine
Arrival at the airport, rent a car and start your journey direction Udine. Accomodation at the booked hotel. Overnight.
Day 2 – Udine/Cividale del Friuli/San Floriano del Collio
Buffet breakfast and overnight in Udine. In the morning visit of Udine city centre with the Castle and the Archbishop Palace. In the afternoon move to Cividale del Friuli, small town part of the UNESCO. Proceed to the Collio wine region and stop for a wine tasting at the Vinery “Il Carpino” in San Floriano del Collio and dinner with traditional menù at Osteria-Gostilna Korsič. After dinner drive back to Udine.
Day 3 – Spilimbergo/S. Daniele del Friuli/Gemona del Friuli/Venzone
Buffet breakfast. Morning excursion to Spilimbergo and visit of the worldwide known “Friuli School of Mosaic”. In the afternoon arrival in San Daniele del Friuli where San Daniele ham is the pride of the area. Afterwards we will pass the Tagliamento river toward Gemona del Friuli and the medieval village of Venzone, both totally destoyed by an Earthquake on May 06th 1976. Return to Udine and dinner with a menù gourmet at restaurant Là di Moret. Overnight.
Day 4 – Udine/Trieste
Buffet breakfast and departure to Trieste. Along the way visit of the entchanting Duino Castle, magically nestled on a rock facing the Gulf of Trieste. In the afternoon driving along the panoramic street named “Strada Costiera” arrival in Miramare and visit of the Castle built by Maximilian of Habsburg. Overnight in Trieste.
Day 5 – Trieste/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".
EASY NITE will request a price supplement if the number of participants won’t be reached.
Penalties for cancellations:
20% for cancellations up to 30 calendar days before the date of departure;
50% for cancellations from 29 to 14 calendar days before the date of departure;
100% for cancellations from 13 to 0 days prior to departure date.