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The Strada Vicentina stretches between the Oberlisk near Opicina and Prosecco-Contovello, it's an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
Great place to enjoy the view and go for a nice over an hour walk

You have access to it by both ends: from Opicina with the Tram di Opicina or bus and: from the... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
Trieste, Italy
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“km walk” (2 reviews)
Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Strada Vicentina stretches between the Oberlisk near Opicina and Prosecco-Contovello, it's an easy pedestrian path with panoramic views over Trieste and the coastline. The distance is 3.2 kilometres with a minimum rise of 250 m to 300 m above sea level. It is written...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 2 November 2016

You have access to it by both ends: from Opicina with the Tram di Opicina or bus and: from the village Prosecco that you can reach with a Bus from down town! In Prosecco many good fish restaurants!

2  Thank MorpurgoPeter
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This was a very attractive drive in the car. I would recommend this. Cyclists can make passing other vehicles a bit trick but its ok.

1  Thank Christine D
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Being very close to the city and easily accessible, it is the best hike if there is no time to reach the carso. It has much to offer: a beautiful view of the city below and the gulf of Trieste, a nice and easy walk...More

1  Thank AdriZaAst
Reviewed 29 August 2016

It's a beautiful and easy walk with an amazing view on the sea and the city! Ideal for taking pictures at sunset!

2  Thank Nataša M
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Tram ride from Piazza Oberdan. Get off at Obelisco and walk along the Via Napoleonica as it is know locally. This is so worth the views. It is flat and a completely maintained path. Fabulous views over Trieste and a 6 kilometers (or thereabouts not...More

3  Thank HeddyJones
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Starting from Opicina, this is a great, easy and famous walk. 4 km till Prosecco, you can decide whether to climb up on the 'Formaggino' aka Monte Grisa sanctuary. Enjoy the beautiful landscape on the sea and watch people climbing on the cliffs at the...More

2  Thank Stefano S
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

It's a 5 km walk with beautiful scenery for almost the whole walk. There are places to rest with benches along the way. It's advisable to take the tram either going up or coming down (at least one way) which gives beautiful views down below....More

4  Thank RoshiP15
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Nicely marked, easy walking trail with an amazing view of the sea! There isn't many parking spots at the beginning of the trail, so probably best to take the tram up to the start.

2  Thank kadi5
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Enjoy the best panorama of the gulf of Trieste with a 5 km walk from the obelisk that you can reach with the Opicina Tramway

1  Thank checovenier
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