Trieste is the capital of the far north-eastern region of Italy, Friuli-Venezia Giulia. The city was once a very influential centre of politics, literature, music, art and one can still see the traces of the Austrian-Hungarian culture in the city today. The charming city is home to a lovely Eastern European atmosphere, cafés, pubs, cuisine, culture, castles, caves, museums, green hills, picturesque views of the Mediterranean Sea and the horizon pierced by the snow-capped Dolomites.
Trieste is dotted with attractions that caters to all ages and interests. The best way to get a true feel of the vibrant culture and a glorious history is to consider indulging in some of the best family and kid attractions in Trieste which include historical sites such as Miramare Castle, Castle of Saint Giusto, Old Quarter, Saint Spyridon Church and Kleine Berlin. Trieste is home to a number of museums and galleries that offer a fun and educational experiences at venues like Civico Acquario Marino, Trieste Natural History Museum, Civico Museo Sartorio, Maritime Museum Or Civico Museo Del Mare and Science Centre Immaginario Scientifico. Other top family and kid attractions in Trieste include places with some of the most brilliant views of the Mediterranean Sea like Golfo Di Trieste, Barcola, Molo Audace and various gardens that take you closer to nature like Botanical Garden Of Trieste, Val Rosandra and the Carso Triestino. Trieste is a beautiful city offering countless opportunities for recreation and sightseeing, making it a perfect family holiday destination.