Planning a trip to any place is more important before leaving for your trip. It helps you travel more efficiently as well as you save a lot which can be used later for some other purposes on your trip. Well, if you are thinking of getting out of the routine and plan a trip to someplace, then Venice is the perfect choice for you. Build on the islands of Adriatic Sea, Venice has everything to offer for a tourist. Right from rich culture and heritage to some of the most beautiful restaurants and cafes with a view, Venice has got it all. There are certain things you need to know for planning a vacation to Venice.
Here is a perfect vacation guide that helps me to plan my holiday to Venice will also helps you in planning a memorable trip to Venice.
No matter how good you are at finding places on map and travelling, you are sure to get lost in Venice. The sprawling small streets are the reason you easily get lost in the city. But that’s an advantage as you can really experience the local culture and the people while you stroll down these medieval streets of Venice. You can have a cup of coffee and some pastry at any café in Venice to make the experience even more memorable.
The best time to visit Venice is generally from October to April as you can experience the different side of Venice all together. You literally enjoy the foggy mornings, snow fall at times and the city is best in winter season.
Also, Venice has a lot to offer for everyone. Thus, it is advisable to at least spend a week in Venice to understand and experience the culture better. And, do not forget to visit the 11-day Carnevale di Venezia, which is a super fun carnival in here. You can experience the local music, food and dance during the carnival time.
Venice is the city of gondolas they say. Thus, do not miss the gondola ride on your trip to Venice. Also, it is always advisable to walk down the streets instead of taking a bus or a taxi. It is more fun as well as you get to know the local people and the culture better. In the evening, go for a gondola ride to witness the beautiful view of the city while riding the canals of the city.
Coming down the places in Venice, it has museums, art galleries, monuments, etc. to make your trip memorable. Grand Canal is the center point of the whole city which is not to be missed at any cost.
Also, you don’t want to miss the grandeur of the architecture of the churches in Venice. While you travel the travel the streets of Venice, do not miss the Saint Mark’s Basilica which is one of the most famous churches of the city. It is the perfect example of Italo-Byzantine architecture.
Venice is full of pristine islands and the colorful streets with some of the best houses you will ever witness. You must head to outer islands of Burano and Murano. Beach lovers are in for a treat. Lido is one of the must visit place here to enjoy the perfect beach experience. Sea food is a specialty here. Gato Nero on Burano is a must try for fish lovers.
Food is one of the major things to have in Venice. It is always advisable to research a bit and visit the local restaurants instead of the high priced restaurants. The local cafes serve amazing food. Also, you get to learn the culture, people firsthand.
Thus, Venice is one of the most beautiful destinations to travel. With proper care and few things in mind, you can definitely plan a perfect trip to Venice.