245
trips planned in the last hour
8.9
out of 10
Trustscore rating
©

Province of Belluno trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner Europe  /  Italy  /  Veneto  /  Province of Belluno

Province of Belluno

4.3
Belluno, is a town and province in the Veneto region of northern Italy. Located about 100km north of Venice, Belluno is the capital of the province of Belluno and the most important city in the Eastern Dolomites region. With its roughly 36,000 inhabitants, it is the largest populated area of Valbelluna. It is one of the 15 municipalities of the Dolomiti Bellunesi National Park.GeographyThe ancient city of Belluno rises above a cliff spur near the confluence of the Torrente Ardo and the Piave River. To the north is the imposing Schiara range of the Dolomites, with the famous Gusela del Vescovà (Bishopric's needle), and Mounts Serva and Talvena rising above the city. To the south, the foothills of the Alps separate Belluno from the Venetian plain. Further to the south is the Nevegal, in the Castionese area, well known for its skiing resorts. The average annual temperature in Belluno is 9°C, and the average annual precipitation is 137cm.HistoryThe name of the city is derived from Celtic belo-dunum which means "splendid hill." The name was inspired by the favorable position within the valley.It is conjectured that the population of the area that became Belluno was largely Venetic with a strong Celtic minority. However, as the Romans expanded northward into the Alps, the Celtic either emigrated or were absorbed. The people of the area swore friendship to Rome in the 225 BC conflict with the Gauls and again during the invasion by Hannibal in the Second Punic War. Founded perhaps around 220-200 BC the initial influence of Rome was military and commercial. Strategically located, the town protected cities to the south. Belluno also became a supplier of iron and copper. Already within the Roman sphere of influence, the town was juridically and politically incorporated into the Roman Republic by the second century BC.
Province of Belluno is in Veneto. Make your own Province of Belluno vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our Italy trip website .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Province of Belluno

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
View more tours

Popular things to do in Province of Belluno

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 4​h

Nature in Province of Belluno

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 4​h
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Province of Belluno

4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 4​h
4.5
Duration: 4​h

Trails in Province of Belluno

4.7
Duration: 3​h
4.7
Duration: 3​h

Winter Sports in Province of Belluno

Where to stay in Province of Belluno

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Province of Belluno

32 days in Veneto BY A USER FROM INDONESIA May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Veneto BY A USER FROM MALTA June, culture, relaxing, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 39 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL May, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Padola BY A USER FROM ITALY May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Germany, St. Gallen & Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS May, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM SWEDEN May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM LEBANON December, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM RUSSIA July, outdoors, romantic, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Cortina d'Ampezzo BY A USER FROM ISRAEL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans