Habsburg Trieste: Private Walking Tour With A Local Guide

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  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins
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  • Departure Time :
    10am, 11am, 2pm, 3pm, every day of the week
  • Departure Details :
    234 Causeway St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Explore the city of Trieste from a different perspective: on this guided walking tour you'll see the places and landmarks that are the symbols of the Habsburg domination and that made of Trieste the fourth largest city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

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Join this private walking tour led by a local guide to discover the beautiful city of Trieste from a very interesting historical perspective. This place is - strangely - still quite "ignored" by most of the touristic flows, but it represents a real gem of Italy, although geographically isolated from the rest of Italy.

During this tour you will explore the most important places, squares and buildings which still represent the symbols of the strong Habsburg domination of this territory. As a prosperous seaport in theMediterraneanregion, Trieste became indeed the fourth largest city of theAustro-Hungarian Empire(afterVienna,Budapest, andPrague).

The walking tour will start from the wonderfulPiazza Unit d'Italia ("square of the Italian unification"), with its stunning view on the sea and its ancient palaces. You will then visit Borgo Teresiano and spotPiazza della Borsa and the theater dedicated to the worldwide famous Giuseppe Verdi.

Walk through the pictoresque Canal Grande and continue your visit to theTergesteountil you reach the elegant Palazzo Gopcevich andPalazzo Scaramagn.

Enter Piazza Ponterosso, the heart of the ancientBorgo Teresiano and walk thorugh Via San Nicol, while you enjoy its pretty boutique and restaurants.

Oh, and don't forget to bring your camera along!


private tour led by an expert guide


food & drinks

entrance to museums/churches/palaces

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability

Please note that this tour does not include entrance to sites which require an entrance fee.

The tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally heavy rain the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund.