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VELTRA Venice Top 10 Things to Do
There's no city quite like Venice, and this Italian gem has so much to offer. Experience Venice to the fullest with these must-do activities! Step into architectural masterpieces like St Mark's Basilica and the Doge's Palace, which have remained as elegant as they were centuries ago. Cross the famous waterways on a gondola. Get a taste of local life at the Rialto market or at a visit to a local cicchetteria. Explore nearby islands or take a trip to the Alps.
Make sure to include these things to do on your next trip to Venice!
1. Step into the majestic St. Mark's Basilica to find out why this cathedral is known as the Church of Gold and head up the St Mark's Bell Tower
2. Get a captivating panoramic view of Venice from the Bell Tower of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore
3. Experience the iconic Venice gondola ride on a private boat or in a small group as you travel along the city's famous canals with a live serenade by the gondolier
4. Marvel at the artistry of the Doge's Palace and get the chance to cross the Bridge of Sighs
5. Discover an unparalleled collection of Renaissance art at the Venice Accademia Gallery
6. Witness the art of glassblowing in Murano, learn about the Burano lacemaking tradition and marvel at Torcello's medieval treasures on a three islands tour
7. Savor a variety of Venetian cicchetti and sip on local wine on a food tour
8. Get a taste of the Italian Alps on a trip from Venice to the Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
9. See another side of Venice on a ghost and legends tour
10. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the Rialto Market

VELTRA Tip: One of the best times to visit Venice is during the Venice Carnival, usually held two weeks before the start of Lent. This annual festival is a time for people to dress up in costume and don intricate Venetian masks as the city celebrates with parades, shows and special events.