Things to do

Carsiana Botanical Garden

An enjoyable stroll among approximately 600 different species of flowers, plants and small insects will surely spark the interest of both you and your children.
Carsiana
Carsiana is a synopsis of the Karst landscape, an exhaustive representation of the region's main ecological aspects.

This small area holds natural depictions of the Karst region's main geomorphological formations and their respective plant populations.

Visitors can tour Carsiana unaccompanied, aided by informational material provided in Italian, Slovene, English and German, or request a guided tour, in Italian, Slovene or English, for groups.

The botanical garden is located inside a doline (sinkhole) in the municipality of Sgonico, 18 km from Trieste.

Opening hours
- from 21/03 to 09/06:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 10.00 to 13.00
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 15.00 to 19.00

- from 10/06 to 22/09:
Monday closing day
Tuesday, Wednesday from 10.00 to 13.00
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 15.00 to 19.00

- from 23/09 to 14/10:

Monday closing day;
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 10.00 to 13.00;
Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 15.00 to 19.00

- from 15/10 to 03/11:
Monday closing day
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 10.00 to 13.00
Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 14.00 to 18.00
Green Pass from 6 August 2021
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In compliance with the provisions of current regulations, from 6 August 2021 it will be possible to access museums, other institutes and places of culture and exhibitions, shows open to the public, sporting events and competitions, cinemas and theaters, only if you are in possession of a Covid-19 green certification (green pass) which certifies that you have had at least one dose of vaccine or have tested negative. to a molecular or rapid swab in the last 48 hours or to be cured of COVID-19 in the previous six months.


Children under the age of 12 are excluded from the obligation of the Green Pass, and those exempt on the basis of showing suitable medical certification.

The check is carried out by personnel assigned to control services of entertainment and show activities in places open to the public or in public establishments registered in the list referred to in Article 3, paragraph 8, of Law no. 94., through a smartphone set up with the "VerificationC19" app for reading the QR code. The operator is also entitled to ask for an identity document.

Carsiana (Carsiana Botanical Garden)

via Sgonico, 55 - Sgonico (Trieste)

free entry



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