Adventure Guide: Venice & the Veneto (Hunter Travel Guides) by Marissa Fabris

By Marissa Fabris

Italy's northernmost area, the Veneto comprises Padua, Verona, Vicenza, plus Venice itself, which as soon as governed the world. a few 5,000 Renaissance villas nonetheless stand, many via Palladio. A nutrition- and wine-lover's paradise, it is also the main artistically wealthy sector in Italy, and the main romantic, with the artwork of Giotto and Mantegna in Padua, the Roman ruins in Verona, the canals and palaces in Venice itself. Bellini, Tintoretto, Veronese and Titian labored right here. adventure their paintings and join their global, with the insights of an insider. each element is right here in regards to the meals, the points of interest, the simplest areas to stick and devour.

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176 miles Padua and Venice . . . . . . . . . . 23 miles Verona and Venice. . . . . . . . . . 75 miles n Useful Resources Admission Fees All admission fees for museums and churches included in this guide are for full-price adult tickets (biglietti interi), unless otherwise specified. There are generally reduced tickets available for children and large groups. Business Hours The following hours are listed as a general guideline, but may vary slightly from one place to another.

23 miles Verona and Venice. . . . . . . . . . 75 miles n Useful Resources Admission Fees All admission fees for museums and churches included in this guide are for full-price adult tickets (biglietti interi), unless otherwise specified. There are generally reduced tickets available for children and large groups. Business Hours The following hours are listed as a general guideline, but may vary slightly from one place to another. Banks: Mon-Fri (8:30 am-1/1:30 pm and 2:30/3 pm-4/5 pm; some Sat service).

High Season/Low Season n 23 Generally speaking, high season in most large cities and towns is in the summertime. Low season is November-March for most large cities and April-May and September-November in ski resort towns. Prices are consequently higher during the peak season and low during off-season. Caution: Many accommodations close during off-season, particularly in the mountains, by the sea and by the lake. If you’re planning a trip during an off-period, finding somewhere to stay may take more effort but there are usually at least a few places that remain open year-round or that alternate periods of closure.

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