Trieste Tourism

When it comes to vacation destinations in Italy, cities like Venice, Florence, Rome, Milan are obvious choices. Trieste might be off the beaten path but its beauty is stuff of legends. Located in the north-east region of Italy, sandwiched between Slovenia and Adriatic Sea, this city holds up to its uniqueness till date. You can revisit its past with present for company. For instance, you get to see Neo-classical frontispiece of the buildings reflecting their glorious past, crowded among today’s modern structures. According to Italian history, Trieste was once a center for art, culture, politics, literature, music under the influence of Austrian-Hungarian Empire. This place was an inspiration for many Irish writers like James Joyce. Even though the city lost some of its glory in the 20th century, its multicultural ambience, innumerable cafes have actually managed to retain its popularity and has made Trieste tourism as an important choice among the intrepid travelers . 

Essential travel information and Trieste tips for your visit

  • If you are travelling in winter, carry good jackets because the icy cold wind from Siberia is completely unbearable while moving outside.
  • Be decently dressed when you visit the cathedral.
  • Try to use public transportation as it is quite easily accessible.
  • Avoid walking down the street in dark, specially near train station and bus station.
  • Know the pollution level of Trieste before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30.56 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30.56 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 30.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30.56 (Low)
  • How safe is Trieste for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Trieste.

    • Burglary and Theft 58.93 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.77 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.79 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 35.71 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.29 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60.71 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.23 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.69 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 59.53 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 43.74 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.67 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.88 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.15 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 68.48 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Trieste

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.94 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.96 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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