Friuli and its neighbourhood

From the place of  Bed and Breakfast  it is possible to reach easily  the following locations: Udine with its marvelous and well equipped Cormor park, the town centre dominated by the castle, museums, churches, typical pubs and the theatre. The ancient and powerful maritime republic city of Venice and the Habsburg port city of  Triest where one can admire the famous castle of Miramare. The historical towns of San Daniele Del Friuli world renowned for its "prosciuto crudo" raw ham.

Udine - La Loggia del Lionello

Udine - La Loggia del Lionello e vista sul Castello

Venezia - Piazza San Marco

Venezia - Piazza San Marco

San Daniele del Friuli - Scorcio

San Daniele del Friuli - Scorcio

Il Prosciutto crudo DOP di San Daniele

Il Prosciutto crudo DOP di San Daniele

Miramare - Il Castello

Miramare - Il Castello



 

Gemona del Friuli, the capital of the 1976 earthquake and symbol of Friuli's rebirth. The magnificent Villa Manin in Passariano, the last residence of the ultimate Doge of Venice Ludovico Manin where he retired after the defeat at the hands of Napoleon Bonaparte and where Napoleon himself stayed for a while. Cividale del Friuli, an ancient Longobard town divided by the river Natisone and the upstream valleys of the river. The artistic town of Spilimbergo situated on the river Tagliamento and home to a famous school of mosaics. The historical town of Aquileia, seat of the patriarchs, full of traces of early cristianity and Imperial Rome.

Gemona del Friuli - Il Duomo

Gemona del Friuli - Il Duomo

Passariano - Villa Manin

Passariano - Villa Manin

Cividale del Friuli - Il Ponte del Diavolo

Cividale del Friuli - Il Ponte del Diavolo

Spilimbergo - Scorcio del centro

Spilimbergo - Scorcio del centro storico

Aquileia - L'interno della Basilica

Aquileia - L'interno della Basilica


 

 

Venzone, a medieval town still surrounded by its walls and a star-shaped fortress town of Palmanova built by the venetians. The modern sea resorts of Lignano Sabbiadoro and Bibione and the old sea resort of Grado dating back to the Venetian times. Marano Lagunare, a little lagoon town with a rich marine and fishing tradition and its neighboring WWF avifaunal oasis. And finally, all the places where one can try the typical seafood dishes and wines of Friuli.

Venzone - Il Duomo

Venzone - Il Duomo

Grado - Scorcio del centro storico

Grado - Scorcio del centro storico

Marano Lagunare

Marano Lagunare

To the north, distant some 60-100 Km, one can visit the Julian and Carnic Alps that serve as the border with Austria and Slovenia and are full of marvelous mountains and beautiful scenery and at the same time are a skying paradise and treasure chest of the Friuli culture  and traditions. We must not forget the Marian sanctuaries of Castelmonte near Cividale, Barbana near Grado and Monte Lussari near Pontebba, centers of faith and pilgrimage. The last but not least in importance is the possibility to visit the flood-bed formations of the Tagliamento river, a paradise for naturalists, that thanks to its ecosystem is studied by the researchers from all around the world.

Barbana - Vista dell'Isola con il Santuario

Barbana - Vista dell'Isola con il Santuario

Monte Lussari - Scorcio del Santuario

Monte Lussari - Scorcio del Santuario

Useful Addresses

Udine
http://www.comune.udine.it

Venice
http://www.venezia.net

Miramare
http://www.castello-miramare.it

Triest
http://www.trieste.com

San Daniele del Friuli
http://www.infosandaniele.com

Gemona del Friuli
http://www.gemonaweb.it

Villa Manin in Passariano
http://www.villamanin-eventi.it

Cividale del Friuli
http://www.cividale.net

Spilimbergo
http://www.spilimbergo.com

Aquileia
http://www.aquileia.net

Venzone
http://www.prolocovenzone.it

Palmanova
http://www.palmanova.it

Lignano Sabbiadoro
http://www.lignano.org

Bibione
http://www.bibione.com

Grado
http://www.grado.it

Marano Lagunare

http://www.comune.maranolagunare.ud.it
http://www.riservenaturali.maranolagunare.com/

Alpi Giulie e Carniche

http://www.turismofvg.it/it-IT/montagna.html

Castelmonte

http://www.santuariocastelmonte.it/

Barbana

http://isontino.com/p.php?d=grado&p=barbana

Monte Lussari

http://www.santuariodelmontelussari.it/index.html

Il fiume Tagliamento

http://www.tagliamento.org/

 

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