Your first glimpse of Venice will instantly inspire you. Meander through the mazes of hidden streets and you’ll discover intimate eateries, artisan boutiques and hidden gems. Grab a gondola across to each part of this floating city and ogle at glorious galleries and ornate churches, then make a reservation at traditional Italian eateries.
Venice is simply one of a kind. A destination which is both romantic and exciting, Venice has a combination of winding canals and classic opulence. This Italian city is also overflowing with famous artwork, making it a cultural must-see for art lovers. What else is there to look forward to? Well, the food of course! Italian cuisine is a favourite amongst many and for good reason, from scrumptious pasta plates to delightful seafood dishes, there’s so much to try and enjoy.
The great thing about Venice is the fact that there are plenty of hotels on offer. Whether you’re looking for something that is budget friendly or more luxurious Venice has it all.
In terms of things to do well where to begin, probably with the most popular and well-recognised square within Venice, the Piazza San Marco. Gondolas are a popular mode of transport in this Italian city. A trip on one will take you on a ride under Venice’s famous Rialto Bridge. A trip over to Murano island will provide you with the chance to buy lovely Venetian gifts. Well-known for its artisanal glass, Murano has plenty of shops which sell glass-made souvenirs.
Overall, Venice is a beautiful holiday hotspot. There’s plenty to see here on land and on water. Creating a variety of opportunities when it comes to exploring and admiring the city’s sheer elegance.
Weather in Venice
July is the hottest month in Venice with an average temperature of 23°C (73°F) and the coldest is January at 3°C (37°F) with the most daily sunshine hours at 13 in July. The wettest month is June with an average of 90mm of rain. The best month to swim in the sea is in August when the average sea temperature is 26°C (79°F).
Flight duration approx. 2 hours 15 mins, transfer to centre around 30 mins by taxi or shuttle bus.