8 days in Udine & Coimbra Itinerary

8 days in Udine & Coimbra Itinerary

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Udine, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive to Trieste–Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport, Fly to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Drive to Coimbra
Coimbra, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly to Venice, Shuttle to Trieste


Udine, Italy

— 4 nights
Udine is a city and comune in northeastern Italy, in the middle of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic Sea and the Alps (Alpi Carniche). Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria Annunziata and Casa Cavazzini. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie and Il Battistero di Grado. Venture out of the city with trips to Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio (in Duino Aurisina), Castle of Duino (in Duino) and Fogliano Redipuglia (Military Memorial Redipuglia & Colle Sant'Elia). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of I Resti Archeologici Basilica della Corte, look for gifts at Pasticceria Cidin, steep yourself in history at Piazza XX Settembre, and see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale - Cividale del Friuli.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Udine journey planner.

Trieste to Udine is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Coimbra.

Things to do in Udine

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

Coimbra, Portugal

— 3 nights
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 3rd (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Capela de Sao Miguel, contemplate the long history of Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, admire the landmark architecture of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, then see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro, then steep yourself in history at Sala dos Capelos, and finally contemplate the long history of Casa Medieval - Coimbra Welcome Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Parque Verde do Mondego, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Santiago, admire the striking features of Old Monestary of Santa Clara, then explore the galleries of Museu Monografico de Conimbriga, and finally contemplate the long history of Quinta das Lagrimas.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Coimbra tour itinerary app.

Explore your travel options from Udine to Coimbra with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Udine to Coimbra. In May, daytime highs in Coimbra are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip