Venice is filled with wonderful places to see that there is sure to be something for everyone. It does not matter whether you are looking for thrills and excitement, Venice history and exhibition, parks and gardens, you will not have to look far as the city is brimming with countless tourist attractions.
The cultural heritage preserved in museums and churches is the origin of infinite fascination. The monuments which draw the biggest crowd are the Basilica di San Marco - the burial chamber of the city's patron saint and the Palazzo Ducale - the home of the doge and all the governing councils. Another interesting sight is the Museo Navale & Arsenale with its ship models and old vessels.
There are many thrills especially for children - It goes without saying that a gondola ride will be the most exhilarating experience for any child or adult. If that’s too expensive, then a vaporetti is a convenient option. Feeding the pigeons in the amazing Piazza San Marco could be another cherishable memory for your child.
A pleasure trip to the neighbouring islands of Marano, Giudecca, Torcello, Cannaregio and Pellestrina could prove educational and well as recreational. You will find great historical Venice landmarks, landscaped gardens and glassblowing performance at Murano Island; a thousand-year-old art is free entertainment.
The city also boasts of wide variety of parks and beaches. You can never imagine a watery city like Venice to enjoy so much greenery. The most famous gardens are Giardino Giusti, Parco delle Rimembranze, Giardini Pubblici and the popular beaches are Venice's Lido beaches a convenient 15-minute vaporetti ride from Sam Marco.
Other Useful Information in Venice
Introduction to Venice: The amazing city on the Venetian lagoon has been recognized in the world for its splendour and Baroque architecture, its unique position and its reputation as one's of the most romantic city in the world.
Accommodation in Venice: Apartments in Venice represents superb value when compared to a cost of a hotel room. Most apartments are located in the city centre and are very spacious, ideal for families, groups or friends travelling together.
Travel in Venice: Visitors can enjoy unlimited travel on public transportation including airport boats using the Venice Card, other benefits are use of public toilets, local discounts, and admission to leading museums.
Places to visit in Venice: Venice is full of great street cafes that sell an assortment of tasty snack food and light lunches. They offer an entire range of Italian specialities, such as pizza, sandwiches, pasta dishes and salads often served with Italian cheese.