The region Friuli Venezia Giulia is rich in typical enogastronomical products: San Daniele cured ham, DOC wines in the Carso and Collio wine regions, honey in the province of Trieste. Coffee in Trieste has a long history and tradition: enjoy a private visit to one of the best-known companies in the world, Illy caffé, or a coffee class at the Università del Caffè, founded by Illy to spread coffee culture among professionals and gourmet-lovers.
An intriguing Photo-Rally in Trieste following the steps of great names of art and literature strolling along the lanes of the old town to discover all city’s highlights – some tasty culinary stops that you can’t afford to miss.
If you want to experience the full excitement and spirit of a sailing regatta, Trieste can be the challenging location for this successful incentive or team building activity. In October do not miss the “Barcolana”, the biggest international regatta in the Mediterranean: more than 3000 boats take part in the 20 mile triangle sea contest & sailing fair!
Discover the Carso, the plateau surrounding the city, with its luxuriant and flourishing uncontaminated nature: a paradise for walkers and lovers of trekking as well as for mountain-bikers. Its mysterious underground world with its caves and dolines is an ideal frame for speleological visits, like a visit to the Giant Cave, the largest natural cavity in the world.
The prosperous crystal pure waters of the lakes and rivers are a delight for fishing lovers, while torrents and rapids will provide adrenalin shots for rafting and canoe-rowing enthusiasts.
The beautiful lagoons of Grado and Marano can be conquered by exclusive charter boat tours.