5 days in City of Venice Itinerary

5 days in City of Venice Itinerary

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Venice — 2 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Centro Storico di Venezia and San Giorgio Maggiore. Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari and Cannaregio. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Zaccaria, explore the world behind art at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, and buy something for everyone on your list at T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip app.

London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Venice is 1 hour. Traveling from London in July, expect Venice to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Lido di Venezia.
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Lido di Venezia — 1 night

An 11 km (7 mi) sandbar, Lido di Venezia provides a home for three settlements.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take advantage of the amenities at Blue Moon, stroll the grounds of Cimitero Ebraico, and then head off the coast to Lido.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lido di Venezia trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Venice to Lido di Venezia takes an hour. July in Lido di Venezia sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Murano.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Murano — 1 night

On the 21st (Thu), view the masterpieces at Mazzega Glass Srl, then get a taste of the local shopping with New Murano Gallery, then step off the mainland to explore Isola di Murano, and finally pause for some photo ops at Cometa di Vetro.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Murano tour itinerary builder website.

Traveling by ferry from Lido di Venezia to Murano takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Murano can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Museums · Shopping · Parks · Nature
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City of Venice travel guide

Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated across a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by bridges, of which there are 400. The islands are located in the shallow Venetian Lagoon, an enclosed bay that lies between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Parts of Venice are renowned for the beauty of their settings, their architecture, and artwork. The lagoon and a part of the city are listed as a World Heritage Site.In 2014, 264,579 people resided in Comune di Venezia, of whom around 55,000 live in the historic city of Venice (Centro storico). Together with Padua and Treviso, the city is included in the Padua-Treviso-Venice Metropolitan Area (PATREVE), with a total population of 2.6 million. PATREVE is a statistical metropolitan area without any degree of autonomy.The name is derived from the ancient Veneti people who inhabited the region by the 10th century BC. The city was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice. Venice has been known as the "La Dominante," "Serenissima," "Queen of the Adriatic," "City of Water," "City of Masks," "City of Bridges," "The Floating City," and "City of Canals."