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Private Padua Highlights Tour including Scrovegni Chapel and St Antonio Basilic

Private Padua Highlights Tour including Scrovegni Chapel and St Antonio Basilic

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This 4-hour private tour together with an expert local guide allows you to discover this wonderful historical city in the best way possible. Meet your local guide in Prato della Valle, one of the biggest Squares of the City and immerse yourself in the art and culture of the City of the Saint. You will have the privilege to admire the famous Sant Antonio Basilica, a religious symbol of the city where are the remains of the Saint that welcomes tourists every year on pilgrimage, especially on June 13, the day dedicated to the Saint and you can choose to visit from inside the incomparable Scrovegni Chapel which contains masterpieces by Giotto. In the historical center you will cross important commercial squares such as Piazza delle Erbe and Piazza della Frutta where you will admire Palazzo della Ragione, ancient seat of the city's courts. Then on, one of the oldest Italian universities which hosts a famous Botanical Garden up to the very famous and ancient Caffe Pedrocchi.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$316.79
Price varies by group size
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$316.79
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Arquà Petrarca, the medieval village

Arquà Petrarca, the medieval village

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With this tour to Arquà Petrarca we'll discover the second most beautiful medieval villages in the venetian region. Francesco Petrarca, one of the most famous Italian poets, made Arquà Petrarca his home. In this marvelous medieval village, we'll visit Petrarch's house and we'll be amazed by the beauty and sinuosity of the Euganean Hills. We can say his house by this pretty medieval village, where the time seems to have stopped. Olive oil mill, where the oil producer will explain his oil day. In the end, we'll finish with a guided tasting of olive oil from the Euganean Hills. We continue our experience with the pleasure of a Venetian cuisine: here we'll have a tasting of liqueurs, marmalades and Brodo di Giuggiole, accompanied by the wise of the owner and producer.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.72
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$86.72

Padova Bike tour

Padova Bike tour

Nestled on the banks of the Bacchiglione River, the beautiful city of Padova is home to arcade streets, traditional squares, and historic medieval fortifications. On this tour, hop into the saddle to explore the city by bike with your guide, and find out what makes Padova special. Follow ancient waterways to top attractions such as Santa Giustina Basilica and the 18th-century Pedrocchi Café—with pickup and drop-off at your Padova hotel included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.29
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$79.29
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Bike Tour in the Euganean Hills

Bike Tour in the Euganean Hills

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Discover the Villas, Castles and most beautiful corners of the Euganean Hills. An easy bike ride to discover the most important monuments of the Euganean Hills: Castle Catajo, the town of Battaglia Terme, Villa Selvatico, Villa Emo, the Castle of Lispida and the Garden of Valsanzibio. During our tour we'll even see Lake Coast, one of the most important naturalistic archaeological sites of the Euganean Hills. The first thermal lake. During the tour we will have to stop in the winery Lispida, inside the Castle of Lispida for some photos and a wine glass or a coffee (not included). For the naturist lovers: we can lengthen the tour to the lake Lispida, another thermal lake. Itinerary: completely flat. Length: 35 km in 4 hours. Difficulty: easy. Departure / return: Abano Terme.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.66
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$148.66

From Padua Bike Tour in the Euganean Hills

From Padua Bike Tour in the Euganean Hills

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Discover the Villas, Castles and most beautiful corners of the Euganean Hills. An easy bike ride to discover the most important monuments of the Euganean Hills: Castle Catajo, the town of Battaglia Terme, Villa Selvatico, Villa Emo, the Castle of Lispida and the Garden of Valsanzibio. During our tour we'll even see Lake Coast, one of the most important naturalistic archaeological sites of the Euganean Hills. The first thermal lake. During the tour we will have to stop in the winery Lispida, inside the Castle of Lispida for some photos and a wine glass or a coffee (not included). For the naturist lovers: we can lengthen the tour to the lake Lispida, another thermal lake. Itinerary: completely flat. Length: 35 km in 4 hours. Difficulty: easy. Departure / return: Abano Terme.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.66
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$148.66

Verona Tour

Verona Tour

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With this tour we'll discover the historic center of Verona with accompanying walking tour. We’ll start from Castelvecchio, imposing Castle of the Scaligery family, ancient governors of the city. From here we'll walk on one of the biggest bridges of Europe. We continue towards the squares and the Houses of Romeo and Juliet. In "Piazza delle Erbe" we’ll be welcomed by the market and the beauty of the frescoed palaces. We'll continue towards "Piazza dei Signori" where we'll admire the imposing palaces and then towards the "Arche Scaligere", graves of the Scaligery family. We'll walk then along Via Mazzini and in the end, we'll reach Piazza Bra, with the symbol of the city: The Arena of Verona. Here our tour of the city, declared UNESCO World Heritage.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.94
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$118.94

By boat to the castle

By boat to the castle

You will leave by boat from the Catajo Castle, like the nobles of the past who took the waterways from Venice or Padua to reach their villas here in the Euganean Hills. From here also started the volcanic stone to pave the Piazza San Marco, cereals and wine barrels towards the rich Venetian markets. The excursion takes place with a traditional Venetian wooden boat called the caorlina. Finally, you will have a guided tour of the Castello del Catajo, the most visited private villa in the Veneto region. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities in Veneto. Get off at the Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto stop located in Montegrotto Terme. From the station there are 5 minutes on foot to our agency. - Train from Padua (10min.) - Train from Venice (40min.) - Train from Bologna (1h20min.) - Train from Treviso (55min.) - Train from Vicenza (1h.) - Train from Verona (1h.55min.) - Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.67
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$56.67

Arquà Petrarca, the medieval village

Arquà Petrarca, the medieval village

We are in the inland of Venice, in the middle of the natural Park of Colli Euganei and we propose you to visit one of the most beautiful villages in Italy. Arquà Petrarca is the most interesting Euganean hilly center from the architectural and urban point of view. One of the best preserved medieval villages, it is considered the second most lovely village in Italy. The great Italian poet Francesco Petrarca lived here during the 14th century. Accompanied by our guide, you can visit the medieval village and taste the “Brodo di giuggiole”, the famous local liquor. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities in Veneto. Get off at the train stop Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto which is located in Montegrotto Terme. The station is 5 minutes walking from our agency. -Train from Padua (10min.) -Train from Venice (40min.) -Train from Bologna (1h20min.) -Train from Treviso (55min.) -Train from Vicenza (1h.) -Train from Verona (1h55min.) -Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.88
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$57.88

CSTRents - Padova Segway PT Authorized Tour

CSTRents - Padova Segway PT Authorized Tour

• 3-hour Segway tour lead by an expert local guide • See top Padova attractions including: through safe streets we’ll reach little by little the beating heart of Padua: the University, the City Hall and Coffeehouse Pedrocchi. Then our tour will lead us to Eremitani Square and the Arena Gardens. We’ll have the occasion, thanks to Segway PT, to get near some palaces, as the City Hall or to find, in the streets through the squares, the Jewish Synagogue, to come finally out on "piazza Erbe". Last but not least, the inevitable meeting with the S. Anthony’s Basilica and the Botanic Garden, that is so valuable to be part of the Unesco's world estate. • Hear tales of colorful history from a knowledgeable guide • Enjoy a Segway sightseeing tour that’s suitable for all fitness levels • Small-group tour with a maximum of eight people ensures a personalized experience
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.28
Price varies by group size
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$136.28
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Arquà Petrarca and the jujube broth

Arquà Petrarca and the jujube broth

We are in the heart of Veneto, south of Padua and close to the historic Euganean Spas, in the Euganean Hills Regional Park. Arquà Petrarca is one of the most beautiful villages in Italy and is among the most interesting Euganean villages from an architectural and urban planning point of view. Here Francesco Petrarca lived the last years of his life and his tomb and his memorial house are preserved here. Accompanied by our guide, you will take a walk in the pretty medieval village and then visit the Poet's House and taste the Giuggiole broth. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities of Veneto. Get off at the Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto stop located in Montegrotto Terme. From the station there are 5 minutes on foot to our agency. - Train from Padua (10min.) - Train from Venice (40min.) - Train from Bologna (1h20min.) - Train from Treviso (55min.) - Train from Vicenza (1h.) - Train from Verona (1h.55min.) - Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.67
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$56.67

Bike Tour through Euganean Hills Highlights

Bike Tour through Euganean Hills Highlights

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The Euganean Hills are one of the most beautiful hilly areas of northern Italy, a Natural park surrounded by ancient canals. Collect your bike at our shop at Montegrotto terme and follow the itinerary we have created for you to discover the highlights of the Euganean Hills. Start your experience with the visit of the Villa dei Vescovi, recently restored and opened to the public. After your relaxing time in the Villa, reach by bike the Praglia Abbey, the most important Benedictine monastery in the Euganean Hills. In their shop you will find wine, honey and cosmetics. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities in Veneto. Get off at the train stop Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto which is located in Montegrotto Terme. The station is 5 minutes walking from our agency. -Train from Padua (10min.) -Train from Venice (40min.) -Train from Bologna (1h20min.) -Train from Treviso (55min.) -Train from Vicenza (1h.) -Train from Verona (1h55min.) -Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.11
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$65.11

From Padua Wine Tour in the Euganean Hills

From Padua Wine Tour in the Euganean Hills

DISCOVER THE VOLCANIC HILLS OF VENICE BY TASTING THEM The Euganean Hills is a group of hills of volcanic origin that is 300 to 600 meters from the Padovan-Venetian plain a few km south of Venice. Accompanied by the Local Tour Leader You will enter the heart of the Euganean territory, the best wine production in the area. Here the particular volcanic origin of the cultivation of various vines. Among the white wines: the Serprino, biotype of the Glera vine, is the "volcanic" version of Prosecco; the white Pinot; the Garganega, the Chardonnay and Manzoni. Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Carmènere have found space among the reds. We will be listening to the wise of the winemakers about the expressions of their best wines.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$171.79
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$171.79

Padua Food and Bike tour with a local expert

Padua Food and Bike tour with a local expert

Explore Padua on a bike with a local expert guide. Taste local food paired with fine wine and discover the main attractions of this beautiful city Though under an hour from Venice, Padua seems a world away with its medieval marketplaces, Fascist-era facades, and hip student population. As a medieval city-state and home to Italy’s second-oldest university, Padua challenged both Venice and Verona for regional hegemony. A series of extraordinary fresco cycles recalls this golden age – including in Giotto’s blockbuster Cappella Degli Scrovegni, Menabuoi’s heavenly gathering in the baptistry and Titian’s St Anthony in the Scaletta del Santo. Experience the best of Padua on a spectacular guided bike tour. From one ride to another you will taste the best finger food and wine of the region. This tour will give you a real feel of the city as you cycle through scenic-historical bike paths with your local guide. Your guide will show you, Padua, as you’ve never seen it before… As a local!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.49
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$85.49
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Bike and wine in the inland of Venice

Bike and wine in the inland of Venice

The Euganean Hills are one of the most beautiful hilly areas of northern Italy, a Natural park surrounded by ancient canals, near the city of Padua, in the inland of Venice. Collect your bike at our shop at Montegrotto Terme! Start your experience with the visit of the Villa dei Vescovi. After your relaxing time in the Villa, reach by bike the Praglia Abbey. We can reach now a local cellar to have a wine tasting. You will have a tasting of 3 wines with a snack based on traditional Venetian products and tasting of locally produced extra virgin olive oil. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities in Veneto. Get off at the train stop Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto which is located in Montegrotto Terme. The station is 5 minutes walking from our agency. -Train from Padua (10min.) -Train from Venice (40min.) -Train from Bologna (1h20min.) -Train from Treviso (55min.) -Train from Vicenza (1h.) -Train from Verona (1h55min.) -Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.23
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$89.23

The Venetian Villas and the Brenta Riviera

The Venetian Villas and the Brenta Riviera

The Brenta Riviera, a well-known waterway between Padua and Venice, is a panoramic area of the historical, artistic and cultural point of view. It is a natural extension of the Grand Canal and is punctuated, along the banks of the Naviglio (the artificial canal which crosses it), by picturesque Venetian villages and surrounded by an agricultural landscape. The Brenta Riviera has fascinated many important personalities through the times: Casanova, Galileo Galilei, Byron, Montesquieu, and D'Annunzio visited, Canaletto, Cimaroli and Tiepolo painted, and it was praised in Goldoni's and Goethe's masterpieces. The French and Russian royal families, the Hapsburg and the Savoys and even Napoleon stayed here and the Venetian nobility chose it as the scenery for their Venetian Villas. They built here magnificent residences, enclosed by monumental gardens, frescoed and designed by Palladio, Tiziano and Tintoretto.
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  • 5 hours 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.72
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$86.72

By bike to cellars

By bike to cellars

You will follow the cycle path and part of the same road that the great Italian poet, Francesco Petrarca, followed from Padua to his home in Arquà at the end of the fourteenth century. You will reach the walled city of Monselice and then Arquà Petrarca. In Arquà you can visit the poet's house and you can taste the famous Jujube broth. Finally you will reach Lispida Castle. On the way back, you will stop in a local winery in the Euganean Hills for a tasting of 3 wines paired with local products (meats and cheeses). To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities of Veneto. Get off at the Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto stop located in Montegrotto Terme. From the station there are 5 minutes on foot to our agency. - Train from Padua (10min.) - Train from Venice (40min.) - Train from Bologna (1h20min.) - Train from Treviso (55min.) - Train from Vicenza (1h.) - Train from Verona (1h.55min.) - Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.11
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$65.11

New Euganean Hills Experience - Wine Bike Tour

New Euganean Hills Experience - Wine Bike Tour

Located a few kilometers on south-west of Padua, the Euganean Hills are a group of hills of volcanic origin that arise from the Po Valley-Veneto plain, as if they were an archipelag. A bike-friendly territory rich in NATURE, HISTORY, ENOGASTRONOMY, HEALTH (natural spa area dated back to Roman age). Get your bike right outside the railway station of Terme Euganee-Abano-Montegrotto together with a physical map and your suggested itinerary. Cycle along canals to the walled town of Monselice, pass by the medieval village of Arquà Petrarca and see the Lispida Castle. Stop for a visit in a local wine cellar and taste 3 different types of wine paired with local food products. Then enjoy your cycling back to the cozy town of Terme Euganee.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$97.87
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$97.87
Price varies by group size

The walled town of Monselice

The walled town of Monselice

With this experiential tour to Monselice, we'll be able to better this walled city by which many writers, artists, and poets were inspired. We'll visit the Castle of Monselice, a treasure chest where ancient weapons, beautiful tapestries and marvelous furniture from Italy are preserved. The family of the Carraresi from Padua, the Visconti from Milan, the Scaligeri from Verona and the Este from Ferrara are just some of the families and powerful Lords who tried to conquer the castle. During this walk, backwards the time, we'll have a completely exclusive guided tour! We will walk up Via del Santuario, which is called the most beautiful panoramic promenade in the Venetian Region, with its Villas and the Seven Churches, a unique beauty. The city will not be able to admire the walled city.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.94
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$118.94

New Euganean Hills Experience - Olive Oil & Wine Tour

New Euganean Hills Experience - Olive Oil & Wine Tour

Located a few kilometers on south-west of Padua, the Euganean Hills are a group of hills of volcanic origin that arise from the Po Valley-Veneto plain, as if they were an archipelago. The tour let you discover a territory rich in NATURE, HISTORY, ENOGASTRONOMY, HEALTH (natural spa area dated back to Roman age). Meet your tour leader, get on your private minivan and visit a local olive oil mill. Taste the local production of olive oil in a multi-awarded mill in the heart of Euganean hills. Thanks to the peculiar climate conditions of Euganean hills the production of olive oil is considered to be one of the best in Italy. Then get on your minivan again and transfer to a local wine cellar for a visit and a 4-glasses local wine tasting.
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  • 5 hours
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$148.66
Price varies by group size
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$148.66
Price varies by group size

EMTB tour in the Natural Park of Colli Euganei

EMTB tour in the Natural Park of Colli Euganei

Easy EMTB tour in the Natural Park of volcanic hills Colli Euganei in the inland of Venice. We are next to Padua in a protected natural area, the Natural Park of Colli Euganei, a unique place with endless opportunities for leisure and sport. Choose a mountain bike tour that combines the pleasure of riding on the tracks of the Euganean Hills with the panoramic views, the villas and the medieval villages in this area. The easy length and the difference in height makes this route an ideal proposal even for those who are not expert bikers. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities in Veneto. Get off at the train stop Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto which is located in Montegrotto Terme. The station is 5 minutes walking from our agency. -Train from Padua (10min.) -Train from Venice (40min.) -Train from Bologna (1h20min.) -Train from Treviso (55min.) -Train from Vicenza (1h.) -Train from Verona (1h55min.) -Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.23
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$48.23

Wine Tour in the Euganean Hills

Wine Tour in the Euganean Hills

DISCOVER THE VOLCANIC HILLS OF VENICE BY TASTING THEM The Euganean Hills is a group of hills of volcanic origin that is 300 to 600 meters from the Padovan-Venetian plain a few km south of Venice. Accompanied by the Local Tour Leader You will enter the heart of the Euganean territory, the best wine production in the area. Here the particular volcanic origin of the cultivation of various vines. Among the white wines: the Serprino, biotype of the Glera vine, is the "volcanic" version of Prosecco; the white Pinot; the Garganega, the Chardonnay and Manzoni. Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Carmènere have found space among the reds. We will be listening to the wise of the winemakers about the expressions of their best wines.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$171.79
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$171.79

Padua and the Anatomical theater of Galilei

Padua and the Anatomical theater of Galilei

Padua is known for its countless cultural and architectural attractions, but this city also tells the story of man's journey in scientific research and knowledge, thanks to its important university reality. We will start from the Euganean Spas with a private minivan to reach Prato della Valle, one of the largest and most beautiful squares in Europe. Accompanied by our tour guide, we will move on foot to immerse ourselves in those places of Padua where studies, research and ancient knowledge echo. To reach our agency you can take the train from the following cities of Veneto. Get off at the Terme Euganee Abano Montegrotto stop located in Montegrotto Terme. From the station there are 5 minutes walk to our agency. - Train from Venice (40min.) - Train from Bologna (1h20min.) - Train from Treviso (55min.) - Train from Vicenza (1h.) - Train from Verona (1h.55min.) - Train from Ferrara (50min.)
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.79
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$80.79

Private Padua Walking Tour

Private Padua Walking Tour

Explore historic Padua during this 3-hour private walking tour of this beautiful Veneto town. Stroll through the Prato della Valle, one of the largest public squares in Europe. Discover stately Medieval structures. Visit the Basilica of St Anthony, home to a 16th-century botanical garden (garden visit not included). Learn about the ancient university, founded here in 1222. See the famous Caffé Pedrocchi. All this is located about 30 minutes (25 miles/40 km) from Venice by high-speed train.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$363.39
per group
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$363.39
per group

From Padua to Arquà Petrarca, the medieval village

From Padua to Arquà Petrarca, the medieval village

With this tour to Arquà Petrarca we'll discover the second most beautiful medieval villages in the venetian region. Francesco Petrarca, one of the most famous Italian poets, made Arquà Petrarca his home. In this marvelous medieval village, we'll visit Petrarch's house and we'll be amazed by the beauty and sinuosity of the Euganean Hills. We can say his house by this pretty medieval village, where the time seems to have stopped. Olive oil mill, where the oil producer will explain his oil day. In the end, we'll finish with a guided tasting of olive oil from the Euganean Hills. We continue our experience with the pleasure of a Venetian cuisine: here we'll have a tasting of liqueurs, marmalades and Brodo di Giuggiole, accompanied by the wise of the owner and producer.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.51
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$92.51

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