4 days in City of Venice Itinerary

4 days in City of Venice Itinerary

Created using Inspirock City of Venice attractions planner

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Venice
— 1 day
Ferry
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Murano
— 3 nights
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Venice

— 1 day

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner.

Verona to Venice is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to ride a ferry to Murano.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums

Murano

— 3 nights
On the 31st (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dei Templari, take in the exciting artwork at Martina Vidal Venezia, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Caterina, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Santa Maria e San Donato, and finally make a trip to Chiesa di San Pietro Martire. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Centro Storico di Oderzo, then step off the mainland to explore Isola di Murano, then examine the collection at Museo del Vetro, and finally make a trip to Cometa di Vetro.

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Murano travel planning tool.

Traveling by ferry from Venice to Murano takes 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Murano can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Murano

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

City of Venice travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Bodies of Water · Historic Walking Areas
Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated across a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by bridges, of which there are 400. The islands are located in the shallow Venetian Lagoon, an enclosed bay that lies between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Parts of Venice are renowned for the beauty of their settings, their architecture, and artwork. The lagoon and a part of the city are listed as a World Heritage Site.In 2014, 264,579 people resided in Comune di Venezia, of whom around 55,000 live in the historic city of Venice (Centro storico). Together with Padua and Treviso, the city is included in the Padua-Treviso-Venice Metropolitan Area (PATREVE), with a total population of 2.6 million. PATREVE is a statistical metropolitan area without any degree of autonomy.The name is derived from the ancient Veneti people who inhabited the region by the 10th century BC. The city was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice. Venice has been known as the "La Dominante," "Serenissima," "Queen of the Adriatic," "City of Water," "City of Masks," "City of Bridges," "The Floating City," and "City of Canals."

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