Fly & drive "Friuli on the road"

Explore in freedom, we take care of the rest! 

The experience

Explore three countries on a 7-day car rental trip through the scenic borders of Italy, Slovenia and Austria. From picturesque Italian villages to charming Slovenian towns and Austrian Alpine landscapes, this tour will take you on a unique adventure, allowing you to discover the cultural and scenic diversity of this fascinating area.

This tour can be customized and is not a group tour; you can modify the daily schedule from day to day, following your own pace.  Tour with car rental.

Notes: This itinerary includes visits to wineries and wine tastings, visits will be arranged according to the location of your B&B or agriturismo, so driving will not be necessary. 

Hotels, B&B and Agriturismo: Our B&Bs and Agriturismo are carefully selected, typical and authentic destinations. Run with passion by family, these places are characterized by meticulous attention to detail in order to offer each visitor a unique and unforgettable experience. 

QUICK ITINERARY:
Day 1 : Pick up your car : Grado – Cividale ( Italy )

Day 2: Cividale – Trieste – Piran ( Italy – Slovenia )

Day 3: Piran – Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Day 4: Ljubljana – Klagenfurt ( Slovenia – Austria )

Day 5: Klagenfurt – Villach – Bled (Austria – Slovenia)

Day 6: Bled – Udine ( Slovenia – Italy )

Day 7: Udine – Venice or other cities on request.

Day 1 - Pick up your car – Grado – Cividale (Italy)

Distance: approx. 150Km

Suggested tour: After picking up your rental car, head to Grado for a fine lunch in one of the quaint restaurants in the old town. Explore the Old Town, visit the cathedral and enjoy the waterfront. Next, continue to Cividale del Friuli, where you can explore the heart of the city, admiring the Devil's Bridge (UNESCO), strolling through the historic center with the Lombard Temple, the Duomo, and the Piazza del Duomo. 

Dinner will be in a typical restaurant with local products, and for the night, opt for a design B&B in the heart of the town.

Included services:

  • Car Rental
  • Lunch based on fish or meat in a restaurant in Grado;
  • Dinner based on typical dishes of the Natisone Valleys in a restaurant in Cividale;
  • Overnight stay in Cividale in a design B&B, in a double room with breakfast. 


Day 2: : Cividale – Trieste – Piran ( Italy - Slovenia )

Distance: approx. 120 Km

Suggested Tour: After breakfast, drive to Trieste, visit the Miramare Castle and stop for a walk in the center of Trieste where you can enjoy a typical lunch of Trieste cuisine. Then continue to Piran. After checking in at a 4* hotel or design B&B or a traditional house in the town, go out to discover the pretty center and treat yourself to a dinner by the sea. Dinner on your own.

Services included :
  • Car rental
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant with Trieste cuisine;
  • Overnight stay in Piran in a 4* hotel or design B&B or a traditional house in the old town. .

Day 3: Piran - Ljubljana ( Slovenia )

Distance:  approx. 130Km

Suggested tour:  After breakfast depart for Ljubljana, make a stop to visit Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle. Free lunch along the way. Arrive in Ljubljana, check in at a beautiful design hotel or B&B in the Old Town. Dinner in a typical restaurant with Balkan cuisine.

Services included:

  • Breakfast;
  • Car rental;
  • Entrance to Postojna Cave;
  • Entrance to Predjama Castle;
  • Dinner in a traditional restaurant with typical Balkan cuisine;
  • Overnight stay in Ljubljana in a 4* or design B&B hotel or a traditional apartment in the Old Town.

Day 4: Ljubljana - Klagenfurt (Slovenia – Austria)

Distance: approx. 140 km

Suggested tour: After breakfast drive to Klagenfurt and take the time to visit the city. Lunch on your own. Continue to Klagenfurt where you can enjoy a typical Austrian dinner for dinner at a historic Beerhouse in the city center. Overnight stay in a 4* hotel in the city center.

Services included:

  • Breakfast;
  • Car rental;
  • Dinner in a traditional restaurant in a typical Austrian BeerHouse;
  • Overnight stay in a central 4* hotel.

Day 5: Klagenfurt – Villach – Bled (Slovenia – Austria)

Distance: approx. 80 km

Suggested Tour: After breakfast, you can decide to explore the city a little more or head to Villach and visit its charming old town. After lunch, head to the fairytale village of Bled. A typical dinner in a typical trattoria of the area with a menu based on local specialties. Overnight stay in a 4* hotel in the center of the village.

Services included:

  • Breakfast
  • Car rental;
  • Dinner in a traditional restaurant in a typical Bled restaurant;
  • Overnight stay in a central 4* hotel.

Day 6: Bled – Udine ( Slovenia – Italy)

Distance: approx 170km

Suggested tour: After breakfast, departure for Udine, crossing the Tarvisio area, where you can stop for a light lunch in one of the many mountain villages in the area. Arrived in Udine, check in and time for a walk to discover the city. Today's dinner is in a typical restaurant in the city center where you can taste the local specialties.

Services included:

  • Breakfast;
  • Car rental;
  • Dinner in a traditional restaurant in a typical restaurant with Friulan cuisine;
  • Overnight stay in a central 4* hotel.

Day 7: Udine - San Daniele – drop off car (Venice or other cities)

Distance: N/A.

Suggested tour: After breakfast, you can visit the city center or decide to treat yourself to a lunch of San Daniele ham right where this world-famous ham is born, in San Daniele. After lunch, return to Venice or to the car rental location. !

Services included:

  • Breakfast,
  • Car rental;
Duration
7 days / 6 nights
Organization
Turismo 85
Fee per person
Starting from 1.200 Euro per person
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Quotation includes

  • Rental car: - Car rental for 7 days, including full coverage and unlimited KM.
  • Overnight stays:- 6 nights' accommodation in selected facilities, 4* star hotels or characteristic B&Bs. 
  • Meals: All breakfasts and meals in restaurants, as indicated in the program
  • Entrances: 
    - Entrance to Postojna Cave
    - Entrance to Predjama Castle 

Quotation does not includes

Lunches not included in order to leave maximum freedom during the trip.

The price does not include fuel, motorway tolls and anything not mentioned in «the price includes».