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The Grand Canal in Trieste has lots of cafes and bars along the route where you can sit and take in... read more

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Noel W
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Beautiful Spot

Trieste is a beautiful city and this is a great focal point. It is so enjoyable to walk along the... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Oklahoma City, OK USA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Quite nice, actually, but if you have memories of Venice this is a pretty small version. Take it on its own value for a pleasant morning coffee.

Thank Michael5508
Reviewed 1 week ago

The canal itself is appealing enough and it’s a pleasant area for a stroll, coffee or lunch during the day. At night however the place is transformed with restaurants and bars blaring pulsating music. Can’t help but feel that the area deserves to be treated...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Canal in Trieste has lots of cafes and bars along the route where you can sit and take in the sights. If you have never been to Venice, it is the perfect introduction as to what kind of canals you can expect to...More

Thank Noel W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For anyone who knows Venice this is nothing special. However, it is a nice area and a good place for a relaxing coffee.

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Trieste is a beautiful city and this is a great focal point. It is so enjoyable to walk along the canal and enjoy the peaceful beauty.

Thank SoonerSteve
Reviewed 17 August 2018

What a fabulous place to stroll along the Canale and enjoy the atmosphere. You can simply sit and enjoy the view and eat a gelato and watch the passing parade of people. Or you can eat at any of the cafes along the way. I...More

Thank W1045QAfrankr
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

What a unique and fun way to get introduced to the beautiful city of Venice, Italy. The Grand Canal is the main thoroughfare through Venice. It’s loaded with boat traffic. The taxi drivers are impressive with their ability to handle the vessels in tight spaces....More

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Trieste's Grand Canal is well named - it'll be pretty much the first thing you see if you arrive by bus or train and head on foot from there to explore. It's flanked on three sides by scenic buildings and crossed by a series of...More

Thank lonewolf44
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

If you want to go for a walk in Trieste or are simply passing by with your car, you cannot avoid seeing the Canale Grande. The architecture surrounding the canal will bluff you ;-).

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Nice place to sop for a coffee or drink by the canal. Beautiful views with the Church at one end and the sea at the other.

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