A Spring Break in Venice
with venetoinside tips, ideas and special deals to organize a perfect city break!
From 19 April 2014 to 04 May 2014
It's time to plan the long-awaited Springtime in Venice, the national holiday on April 25 and May 1: Venice city break dealsare waiting for you!
If you don't have any ideas about what to do in Venice in April, where to go, or what to see, Venice events in April 2014 could be the answer. Art, relaxing, shopping, food and wine: Easter in Venice 2014 can give you unforgettable days, including walks in its millennial historical centre - romantic gondola rides and stunning sunsets over the lagoon. The numerous offers for city break deals in Venice could fulfil your every desire!
Our recommendations for things to do in Venice in April will help you plan your stay and enjoy a memorable Easter in Venice, Italy including suggestions for the bank holiday in Venice on April 25. Why not also take advantage of the long weekend break on May 1 in Venice?
Venice never disappoints expectations and is one of the most popular destinations in the spring - Venice in April 2014. It exudes centuries of history, unique scenery thanks to the ubiquitous water with its thousand reflections, palaces, museums where the eyes can divide between the beautiful interiors and the works on display, trapped in an atmosphere of bygone times. On April 25 in Venice, Italy you can also take part in the festival of Bocolo! A perfect opportunity to tell that special someone how much you care by giving him/her a rose bud.
Venetoinside wants to help you plan your break in spring in Venice, Italy: what to do and where to go to combined with relaxation, art and fun in a truly unique way!
Due to the large influx of tourists expected for Easter in Venice and the subsequent bank holidays such as Venice on May 1, we advise you to book well in advance one of the beautiful hotels in the historic centre of Venice and any transfers in and around Venice. By train or by car you can reach the island without any problems, it is advisable to reserve parking in advance, while those arriving by plane will be able to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the lagoon by booking a private water taxi or transfer by collective vapour airport-Venice.
A city break in Venice 2014 will immediately take you to understand its deep relationship with water. An exclusive private gondola ride to explore the lesser known channels will help you understand the unique and indissoluble bond which links Venice to its lagoon. If you prefer a more original tour during your Venice holiday in April, our Venetian rowing course in Venice reveals the secrets of how to steer a traditional Venetian boats through the canals of the historic city centre and the lagoon.
Spring in Venice would not be complete without a visit to St Mark's Basilica, one of the most famous jewels of Venice. Venetoinside exclusively offers two fascinating guided tours to its gilded interiors: St Mark's Basilica and its Treasures will allow you to gain access to the Zen Chapel and St Mark's Baptistery, two beautiful environments that are not accessible with the normal guided tours of the inside; St. Mark's Basilica and Museum from above provides an unprecedented visit from above - an unusual perspective that will allow you to have a close view of the beautiful mosaics to grasp the techniques of realization - and finally a visit to the original bronze horses and with fabulous views of St. Mark's Square from the loggia of the Basilica.
Some other suggestions for what's on in Venice in April 2014 also involve the surrounding areas: the Burchiello cruise will take you along the Brenta Canal to admire the splendid overlooking Venetian villas, and the boat excursion to Murano, Burano and Torcello will transport you into the magic of the Venice lagoon to the discovery of its three most famous islands: Torcello, in particular, includes among the remains of its glorious past - before the advent of Venice, it was the largest economic centre of the lagoon - the splendid Basilica of Saint Mary Assumption.
The long bank holiday weekend in Venice on April 25 could be the perfect opportunity to learn about the secrets of Venetian cuisine, with an exclusive cooking class held by the chef of the famous Osteria 'Ai Assassini', or the sweet temptations of pastry with a traditional pastry lesson in Murano, at the Enoteca Acquastanca. If you feel like a wine tasting experience, Venetian Savours will take you on an unprecedented tour of wines and tasty 'cicchetti'!
But the venetoinside spring break Venice deals in April do not end here… Take a look at our tour section for a full overview of the various proposals for Easter breaks in Venice - low cost offers to more exclusive deals, such as our private guided tour of Venice where you agree with our guide a program according to your interests and your needs.
Checking in advance opening hours and possible closures, you may also schedule a visit to the Civic Museums of Venice during your Venice holiday in April 2014: Doge's Palace, the eternal symbol of wealth and power in the Republic of Venice; the original route between fashion and antique fragrances in Mocenigo Palace; the charm and elegance of 18th-century Venice at Ca' Rezzonico… not omitting to mention the numerous exhibitions with the same museum ticket!
Organize your holidays on venetoinside.com! Lots of offers for a city break in Venice in April 2014: the Easter weekend in Venice, May 1 holiday in Venice and Venice on April 25, by booking online in minutes!
Period: From 19 April 2014 to 04 May 2014
Event location: Venice
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