Venice a city located in the northern part of Italy, on the Adriatic Sea, on more than 120 islands. Venice is a city with an amazing history and unique architecture. This city is simply steeped in the spirit of history and romance. The old part of the city is built on 122 islands, which are connected by 400 bridges. The widest channel is the Grand Canal, about 70 meters wide and about 4 kilometers long. It is a natural canal, only 3 bridges are transferred through it, one of which is the Rialto Bridge, the oldest, beautiful and famous bridge in Venice. In the old part of the city, each building can safely be considered a monument of architecture.
Built on stilts, from an alpine larch, the houses grow out of the water. All the museums and sights of Venice in one day can not be inspected! The Piazza San Marco is the only piazza of Venice, the rest are all campo, and it is also Venice's most visited place. At its beginning rise 2 columns symbolizing the gates of Venice, they are crowned by the winged lion-symbol of Venice and the old patron of Venice, the holy Theodore. Here are the St. Mark's Cathedral, the Doge's Palace, the St Mark's Belltower, almost 100 meters high, where, once, Gallileo Gallilee installed his first telescope, the Marcian Library, one of the largest libraries in Italy, the Correr Museum, as well as A lot of cafes and restaurants, among which is the Florian Cafe, the oldest cafe in Europe.
The bridge of sighs connecting the Doge's Palace with the prison building is also a well-known place of pilgrimage for tourists in Venice. Another of the many attractions is the church of Santa Maria della Salute, built in 1682, in honor of getting rid of the terrible plague of the city. Chiease degli Scalzi Church is one of the most beautiful buildings in the Baroque style. Many palaces in Venice amaze with their luxury and can boast a vast history, some are now turned into museums. The Fondaco dei Turchi Palace is one of the oldest buildings in Venice. Museum Peggy Guggenheim, which contains a huge collection of works of masters of the twentieth century. Naval Historical Museum with documents of the days of the Venetian fleet. The largest in Europe Museum of Oriental Art.
The largest, an exhibition of Byzantine icons outside Greece in the Museum of Byzantine icons. The Venetian Arsenal (Arsenale di Venezia) is this shipyard, and the naval depot played an important role in the prosperity of the Venetian Empire. In late February and early March, Venice hosts the world-famous Venice Carnival. And in September, a large costume parade of boats and competitions gondolierov- Historical regatta. Venice is built on the islands, so you can move around the city either on a boat or on a gondola. The gondola is also a symbol of Venice, and the profession of the gondolier is very prestigious. Gondoliers can only be citizens of Venice and they are always exactly 425.
It is also necessary to visit the island of Burano, and the famous lace museum. Murano Island is famous for its glass blowers, you can buy many souvenirs from Murano glass, as well as visit the glass museum. Lovers of shopping here are expected boutiques of the most famous brands of Louis Vouitton, Chanel, Prada, Gucci, Valentino, Fendi and many others. Also, you are advised to visit the nearby shops near the Rialto Bridge, where you will find many products of local craftsmen and souvenirs. Also there are a lot of shops selling antiques. And of course the symbol of Venice and the Venetian carnival mask. Venice is a city with a wonderful history, ancient architecture. Once you are here, you will be drawn again and again.
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VENICE BY PRIVATE BOAT FROM / TO - One/Way
|FOR 5 PERSONS + BAGAGES Extra Person + € 12,00 per pax|
|460,00 per 3 hours|
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Prices per car One/Way FROM / TO
|Car 2 pax up to 2 pax with luggage|
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Venice City tour H/D 2 hours with Russian / English speaking guide € 160,00; Extra hour € 80,00
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Supplement by night / Sunday / and festivity for Guide / Assistance € 35,00
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