3 Days Tour
Collio: Playing Golf around a Castle
Enjoy a few rounds of golf in this 18 Hole, Par 17 Golf Course surrounded by the Collio hills, as well as a winery tour and a visit to the historic town of Gorizia. Guests will spend 3 relaxing days here.
Arrival and check-in to the chosen accommodation.
Free time to explore the surroundings.
Dinner at a refined local restaurant.
Spend the morning on this castle golf course .
In the afternoon experience a guided tour of a Collio winery in the picturesque countryside that surrounds the castle followed by wine tasting.
Dinner at a gourmet restaurant.
Spend the morning playing golf.
A guided tour of Gorizia , once called by the ”Hapsburg Nice” of the Adriatic sea, is planned for the afternoon.
Explore its Medieval Castle with its borgo dating back to the 11th century (among those who worked at the castle’s defence structures was Edmond Halley, who discovered the homonyms comet.)
A gentle stroll from the Castle will lead to via Rastello with its “vecchie botteghe” (old botiques) and a visit to the Duomo cathedral which first referenced in writing date back in 1342. Finally reaching the magnificent Piazza Vittoria the visit will continue to the St. Ignazio church with its wonderful decorative interior made of marble, and carved with inlaid wooden furnishings that date back to the 17th century. The church also has an altar designed in 1716 by the Venetian sculptor Lazzarini, and an 18th century fresco painted by Tausch on the pulpit entitled the “Glory of St. Ignatius”.
Return to the accommodation in the late afternoon.
Free time for dinner, or it can be arranged.
Check-out and departure.