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Faro della Vittoria

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Very worthwhile stop on a tour around Trieste

The lighthouse is open daily and has free entry. The architecture of the lighthouse itself and the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Dakleydog
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MUST VISIT WHEN IT SUNNY AND WITH A CLEARLY SKY! Went with friends and ti was awesome. The view is... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
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Strada del Friuli 141 | Il Faro di norma è visitabile tutti i sabati e le domeniche fino alla seconda domenica di ottobre., 34136, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

The lighthouse is open daily and has free entry. The architecture of the lighthouse itself and the enclosing compound is very attractive and there are great views from the top balcony, a climb of 250 steps from ground level (there is a lift for those...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dakleydog
Reviewed 17 September 2018

MUST VISIT WHEN IT SUNNY AND WITH A CLEARLY SKY! Went with friends and ti was awesome. The view is just amazing

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ana Sofia N
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Only open certain days, but I can't remember which - look it up! We checked in advance it would be open; just as well as it was a long walk from Trieste centre. I was glad having walked that way in the heat that we...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Hornado
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We found ourselves on the Strada del Friuli and could not find a left turn to get onto the coast road so we passed this amazing majestic and imposing Faro della Vittoria a couple of times. It was built on the hill of Gretta which...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alexandra P
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This lighthouse is visible from points across Trieste. Unfortunately it wasn't possible to go inside when I was there, and I didn't see any obvious information on whether there were set opening times. But still looks pretty good from the outside.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is a working lighthouse in the Bay of Trieste. It as commissioned by King Victor Emmanuel III after WWI to commemorate the fallen in that war. Construction was completed in 1927. It was completely restored in 1986. It is open free of charge from...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 1topwop
Reviewed 25 August 2016

At a height of 223 feet (68 m) it is one of the tallest lighthouses in the world. The site of the lighthouse is open to the public free of charges.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Donatella D
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Faro della Vittoria (lighthouse) Is open only a few hours a day and in different times. You can take the lift or walk to the top of one of the highest lighthouses in Europe. Opened by the King of Italy at the time, Vittorio Emmanuelle....More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Petru V
Reviewed 19 May 2013

This is one of the most famous landmarks in Trieste. I suggest visiting it during the Barcolana boat race. Spectacular photos from there!

1  Thank EllyL
Reviewed 24 January 2013

A very pretty lighting house with amazing view on Golf of Trieste. Romantic place to visit and a charming angel sculpture in the top of it.

Date of experience: February 2012
2  Thank Sindbad2010
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