Best Day Trips from Venice

If you're in Venice for several days and you don't want to limit yourselves to the unmissable sights in Venice, you can dedicate some time to visiting the islands and nearby cities.

Islands near Venice


You have probably already heard of the renowned Murano glass. Make the most of your visit to Venice and discover the Glass Island.


Burano is one of the islands in the Venetian Lagoon. It is famous for its lace and colourful houses. Discover the things to do and how to get there.


Torcello Island was once the main city of the region. Nowadays, it only has 100 inhabitants and a story to tell. Discover the top things to do in Torcello.

Lido di Venezia

Venice Lido (Lido di Venezia) is one of the main summer destinations of Venice, with over 7 m (12 km) of beach. The island is 10 minutes away from Venice.

Cities near Venice


Padua, Padova in Italian, is a small city located 23 miles to the west of Venice. It is home to the second-oldest university and one of the most important.


Verona is one of the most popular and beautiful cities in Italy. The city of love houses the Torre dei Lamberti and the Verona Arena.

Day Trips in English

If you click on the following link you can reserve guided tours and excursions in Venice with an English speaking guide