Top 10 Attractions
Discover the Top 10 attractions in Venice with Irro Charter!
Top 10 attractions to see Venice with Irro Charter
Venice is the
capital of the Veneto region in northern
Italy and was built on more than 100 small islands in an Adriatic
lagoon. There are only a few roads and almost exclusively canals, including the Canale Grande with its
and Gothic palaces. At the central St. Mark's Square is St. Mark's Basilica with Byzantine mosaics and the bell
from which the view extends over the red roofs of the city.
Venice is a city of
great beauty and cultural
importance, but it is also unique and not like any other city in Italy. As
the capital of the Veneto Region of Northern Italy, Venice is actually situated on 117 small islands, which are
linked by a series of bridges and divided by a network of canals. With a population of around 250,000, Venice is
not one of
the largest cities in Veneto, but one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world. During the Middle
the Italian Renaissance, Venice was an extremely powerful fortress and a major financial and military base. It
a city that saw a great deal of cultural and artistic growth and was well-known throughout the world.
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Irro Charterputs forward suggestions of the top 10 places for your itinerary inVenice as follows:
ST. Mark´s Basilica
Easily the most prestigious and famous building in Venice, St. Mark's Basilica is a sublime piece of
has been the test of time since its inception in 1092 and remains one of the most important religious
Northern Italy. Every element of this church is fantastic – from the ornate detail, sculptures and artwork
facade, to the beautifully painted frescoes and Byzantine works of art on the inside of the domed ceiling.
Piazza San Marco, this basilica is easily accessible from the Grand Canal and is one of the best-known
Italian Byzantine architecture.
ST. Mark´s Square
Although St. Mark's Basilica is the most famous building in Venice, St. Mark 's Square is the most famous
Located on the Grand Canal, opposite the island of San Giorgio Maggiore, this square is of great
and is a truly beautiful place to visit. Surrounding the Piazza is a collection of ornate buildings with
that perfectly frame it. Furthermore, many important buildings are located on the square, including St
St Mark's Basilica, Doge 's Palace and Torre.
Venice has literally hundreds of canals linking the numerous islands that make up the city – the largest of
which is the
Canale Grande. This monumental canal is more like a river and flows from one side of Venice to the other and
through the middle in a wide S-shaped bend. Over 170 buildings dating back to the 13th century line the
canal and have served as a significant waterway in the city for hundreds of years. Only four bridges span
Canal as people and visitors usually travel along the canal
Ponte di Rialto
As one of the bridges spanning the impressive Grand Canal, the Ponte di Rialto is arguably the most famous
Connecting the San Marco and San Polo districts of Venice, the bridge is a significant pedestrian path, but
popular tourist attraction. Originally a wooden bridge, it stood for hundreds of years before it collapsed
After this event, an ornate stone bridge was constructed that still stands today. The detail and design of
absolutely stunning and its symmetry perfectly frames the Grand Canal. Moreover, there is also a collection
the bridge that sell a variety of products from souvenirs to jewelry.
Gallerie dell´ accademia
Located opposite the Ponte dell'Accademia on the Grand Canal, this museum houses a fine collection of
art and features works by artists such as Bellini, Canaletto and Titian. The building where the gallery is
originally a monastery and was turned into a museum in the mid-to late 1700's. For those who love
classic masterpieces, this gallery delivers. Perhaps its best-known piece is the Vitruvian Man by Da Vinci,
depicts the perfect proportions of man. Other prominent works include the Resurrection by Tintoretto, the
Child by Titian, and the Resurrection by Titian.
If you are looking for a place to relax and get away from the majority of visitors, the Lido is the place to
separate island provides a buffer between Venice and the Adriatic Sea and features a long stretch of
enjoy. Home to around 20,000 people, the Lido also has a host of residential areas, stores, restaurants and
Apart from the Basilica and Campanile, one of the most prominent buildings in Venice, Doges Palace is also
St. Mark 's Square, but looks out onto the Grand Canal. This ornate palace is absolutely magnificent, and
façade features a spectacular arched design made of white stone with a series of diamond designs on the
the palace is just as impressive and there are a variety of immensely decorated rooms, all of which have
details, furniture and artwork. The palace's tours are available and it is advisable to spend some time
Bridge of Sighs
While it is just a small bridge in the relative scheme of Venice, the Sighs Bridge is one of the most viewed
in the city and an significant historical landmark. Passing over the Rio di Palazzo, the bridge links the
to the Doge's Palace. Tradition has it that, when offenders had been brought over the bridge from the
have one last sight of Venice and sighed; contemplating their inevitable punishment and incarceration. When
Mark 's Square, it's also a must to see this famous bridge.
San Marco Campanile
As the tallest structure in Venice, the bell tower is a majestic building that stands at a massive 98.6 m
building that stands now is, in reality, a restoration as the original collapsed in 1902. Originally
9th century, the bell tower was used as a watch tower. Over the years, the tower has been damaged by fire,
and even lightening. Made of plain red brick construction, the main shaft is very plain, but the bell tower
features a multitude of arches and stonework, and the top features a golden statue of the Angel Gabriel.
Murano is another island in the Venice district – this area of land is actually made up of a number of small
linked together by a series of canals and bridges (like Venice). Murano has a lovely charm and is sometimes
than the main areas of Venice. This wonderful island town has many sights, including the Basilica dei Santa
Campo Santo Stefano and the Palazzo Da Mula. Furthermore, Murano is renowned for its glass blowing and you
demonstrations in the numerous factories that are set up here.
We trust our points for your Venice tour can make your itinerary in Venice very exciting. Venice is a
to make holiday, presenting a selection of attractions that will satisfy most tastes.
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