Venice Vacations: Magical City on Water
With its spectacular setting and architectural heritage, Venice always enchants. Virtually unchanged for over 600 years, this city on a lagoon is famed for its weathered buildings, picturesque canals, arched bridges, pedestrian streets, soft sunsets and an old-world charm. Whether you travel by vaporetto to Piazza San Marco, take a romantic gondola ride, lose your way shopping in a bustling alley or enjoy an authentic Venetian meal in a canal-side bistro, Liberty Travel can customize your vacation with experiences that’ll stay with you long after.
Venice at a Glance
Currency: Euro (€)
Tipping Customs: Though not expected, you could give 10-15% at restaurants, if service charge is not included
Popular Drink: Venetian Prosecco
Must Eat: Risotto al nero di seppia – seafood-based risotto
Power Up: Type G (3-prong plug), 230 V
Weather: Typical Mediterranean climate. Sunny and hot in summer; cold in the winter.
Best Time to Visit: Any time of the year. Overall, April-June is the most popular season.
Top Things to Do in Venice
Go on a Gondola
See Venice as it was intended to be seen, from the water. Let your gondolier take you through the quiet canals for an enchanting time.
See a glass factory in Murano
Famous for its glass industry, see glass blown into unbelievable creations with authentic Murano glass.
Take a day trip to Burano
Shop for locally-made lace items in this little town of hundreds of colorful houses.
Get a guided tour of Doge’s Palace
Get introduced to fascinating Venetian history, including the sculptures, the Opera Museum, the courtyard, and the famous Golden Staircase.
Enjoy Venice by foot
Explore the city’s mysterious past on a night tour through the backstreets.
Venice Vacation Packages: Italian Luxury the Liberty Travel Way
Whether you’re looking to explore Venice like a local, or soak in its iconic sites like a tourist, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Venice vacation package crafted just for you.
When you book with us, you get:
- Real People. More than a travel agent, your Venice consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
- Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Venice for a truly personalized booking experience.
- Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive Venice vacation packages, including our Journeys.
- Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.
We know Venice. Leave the planning to us.