Rest and Relax
While many will head to this corner of Italy to delve into the cultural and historical majesty of the breath-taking city of Venice, those that take time to explore the outer stretches of the famed destination will discover some real treats, including long beaches, delectable Italian grub and an outdoor pursuits scene that will satisfy those after action and adventure – you heard it here first, Venetian Riviera holidays are the best thing since, well, Venice holidays.
The cultural depth of Venice doesn’t stop at the city proper, with numerous islands within the Venetian Lagoon and charming towns on the mainland all boasting architectural magnificence and numerous historic sites. Murano is a key example, an island located just a short boat ride from Venice city, and famed for its incredible glass-blowing heritage – a key stop on holidays to the Venetian Riviera.
Beach Bum and Cuisine Buff
You’ll gain a distinct flavour of Italy throughout your holidays in the Venetian Riviera, whether it is soaking up the sun on the longest beach in the country at Lido di Jesolo or munching on one of the world’s best pizzas at a waterfront restaurant, this is the indulgence you deserve from your Italian escape. Engage in water sports or outdoor pursuits like cycling or golfing, all allowing you a dose of activity during what is usually a culture-filled break.
Of course, you’ll never be too far from the mesmerising canals and grand churches of Venice, and you won’t want to be considering the amount of attractions awaiting you in the city. Whether you head to the city for a daytrip or choose to break up your time in the Riviera, make sure you don’t miss the stunning Rialto Bridge, the expansive St. Mark’s Square and a customary ride on a gondola.
Top resorts in Venetian Riviera
Elected the world’s most beautiful city in 2016, Venice consists of 118 small islands connected by canals and bridges and …From €251 per person
Not many holidaymakers embarking on city breaks to Venice would be aware that they could transform their culture-heavy exploration into …From €301 per person
Bussolengo in Venetian Riviera, ItalyFrom €354 per person
Lido di Jesolo
For many holidaymakers, embarking on city breaks to Venice will consist of days of exploring countless cultural and historical sites, …From €283 per person
Mestre holidays will transport visitors into the realm of Venice, one of the world’s most mesmerising destinations. But those that …From €204 per person
Quarto d'Altino in Venetian Riviera, ItalyFrom €320 per person
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Prices last checked at 5:13 AM January 26, 2021