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Peace at heart

The Karst has a long history, hidden between its leaves. In every path you step, every tree you... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
vchiara22
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Trieste, Italy
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Carso: Must See when in Trieste

This unique landscape cannot be missed. It has a charme on its own, and give yourself some time to... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

The Karst has a long history, hidden between its leaves. In every path you step, every tree you meet has something to tell you. And while you enjoy its quiet and fiery, you are overwhelmed by the view of the sea

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

This unique landscape cannot be missed. It has a charme on its own, and give yourself some time to walk or hike. You will be rewarded with wonderful scenery!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Kras is region north of Trieste / Trst and spreads till the Julian Alps. It is a mixture of limestone and woods, vineyards, fields and stone walls. It is possible to visit small villages with stone houses or Stud farm Lipica, marvel of Carst. Lower...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Miha P
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Had a great walk in the beautiful Rosandra Valley leading up to the Slovenian border. Part of the largest Nature reserve, a stream runs through it, rocky limestone landscape with high cliffs and a rich flora. The walk was made possible for us because we...More

Date of experience: May 2017
6  Thank Jane B
Reviewed January 25, 2017

If visiting Trieste, you have to go there. It is a plateau that overlooks the gulf and the city of Trieste. The view is wonderful and the food, which is derived from the Italian, Slovenian and Austrian cultures is exceptional.

Date of experience: September 2016
5  Thank Eduardoflaminio
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Ask at the amazingly helpful Tourist Information Centre for bus routes and maps. The 2 and the 4 go up to Opicina but get off at the obelisk and you can walk along a divine panoramic path that goes on to Prosecco where you can...More

Date of experience: September 2016
10  Thank AnneW7
Reviewed September 19, 2016

The carso is truly a wonderful landscape, a mixture of bare but wonderful rocky slopes and patches of the Mediterranean maquis. Home to the native slovenian-speaking population it offers many little cities each with its own folklore and tradition. I suggest visiting it for the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
5  Thank AdriZaAst
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Beautiful in every season, it's an amazing place for hiking or riding the bike! From most of the trails you can see the sea and if you are lucky you can meet some deer!

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Nataša M
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Is it the right place for walking in an unusual landscape or to ride your bicycle on the nice tracks? Is it better to use your car to reach one of many "omiza", typical local taverne where enjoy local products and homemade wine, or feel...More

Date of experience: August 2016
7  Thank flaviot768
Reviewed July 23, 2016

There are small country roads winding near the Slovenian border that offer great walks, hiking, great restaurants that grow their own food or at least it is grown locally. If you see an upside down bouquet (usually dried leaves) you can follow it to an...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Lisa G
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About 20 minute by bus. You can take bus n. 42-44 in "Piazza Oberdan". Sorry, but tramway to Opicina is stopped from three years for works in progress. :(
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