Trieste: Habsburg History Private Walking Tour

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Trieste: Habsburg History Private Walking Tour

From $237.75 per group up to 2

Learn the Habsburg history of the 4th largest city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire on a private walking tour of Trieste. Discover one of the most beautiful squares in Europe, stroll the narrow lanes of the old medieval center and more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • See the most beautiful square in Europe that directly overlooks the sea
  • Visit the Canal Grande in the commercial heart of Trieste
  • Stroll down the narrow alleys and lanes that make Trieste unique
  • Discover the most beautiful palaces, such as Palazzo Gopcevich and Palazzo Scaramagnà
Full description
Get a personal introduction to the beautiful seaport city of Trieste on a private walking tour with a local guide. Discover a gem of Italy that remains remarkably off the tourist trail. See the most important places, piazzas and buildings that reflect the Habsburg domination of the area during the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Marvel at the stunning sea views from Piazza Unità d'Italia, and then walk over to the Borgo Teresiano district and Piazza della Borsa to see the theater dedicated to Giuseppe Verdi.  Stroll along the pretty banks of the Canal Grande to reach Tergesteo and the elegant Palazzo Gopcevich and Palazzo Scaramagnà. Enter Piazza Ponterosso at the heart of Borgo Teresiano, and then walk along Via San Nicolò, lined with boutique stores and restaurants.
Includes
  • Expert guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance to monuments and museums
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the portico of the Palazzo del Governo, Piazza Unità d'Italia 8, Trieste, 34121.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • This tour does not include entrance to sites that require an entrance fee
    • The tour will take place even in the event of rain. If the rain is exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 9 reviews

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    • Service
      4.8/5
    • Organization
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    October 6, 2019

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    Frau Edda war sehr gut vorbereitet, wußte über alles sehr gut Bescheid

    die Führung hat uns sehr gut gefallen und Frau Edda war sehr gut informiert und konnte uns viel über die Geschichte von Tries erzählen

    July 29, 2019

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    April 30, 2019

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