Friuli Venezia Giulia – English

Enrico Massetti
Friuli Venezia Giulia

Friuli-Venezia Giulia is one of the five beautiful regions of Italy and is famous for its delicious cuisines, cakes, and wine. In addition, this place is well known for the beautiful Alps Mountains. This region also offers various indoor and outdoor actives like basketball, skiing, exotic spas, and horse riding. Being surrounded by the sea, this region is also famous for its beautiful beaches.

Nothing is better than relaxation during the holidays so for that this region has the best thing to do such as spas and sauna bath. Tourists will find these activities in every seaside resort and hotel. Friuli-Venezia Giulia is very famous for the excellent spas as the herbs used during this are extraordinary and unique. The best place where tourists can enjoy the spa is Grado Spa Station, famous for the old herbalist tradition.

In addition to this spa, tourists can also enjoy the sand bath and hot water swimming pool, making it a more attractive tourist attraction. If you want to enjoy the sightseeing along with the spa, this region also offers you a Lignano spa station which is newly constructed at the foot of the Alps Mountains and equipped with modern facilities.

In Friuli Venezia Giulia, tourists can also find places where skiing is done for adventure. There are many downhill slopes for those tourists who like adventure and want to run with the thrill of fast speed. This region also offers various small slopes if tourists wish to ski for relaxation.

Sella Nevea and the Julian Alps are well-known ski areas that cater to the different categories of skiers and new learners. Tourists can also hire ski instructors and learn skiing quickly. Besides skiing, tourists can also enjoy various ice sports such as ice skating, snowboarding, and the traditional dish of Friuli Mountains Sauris ham with white wines.

Another thing to do is explore the Art and Culture of this region. The best place in this region is the city of Pordenone which was constructed almost 300 years ago and is famous for its beautiful churches and decorative constructions. In this town, tourists can feel the fragrance of the authentic heritage of this region.

This is a guide to a trip in the Friuli region of Italy: passing through Grado, Lignano, Aquileia, Trieste, Pordenone, Udine, and touching the mountains of Friuli, the Carnia, Tarvisio, and Sequals.

There are extensive descriptions and photos of the attractions.