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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

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“The Scrovegni Chapel, a masterpiece in the history of painting in Italy and Europe in the 14th century that is considered to be the most complete series of frescoes executed by Giotto, who completed the frescoes in the Chapel at the beginning of 1305.”
  • 73 locals recommend
“It is a beautiful basilica in honor of St. Anthony. It is breathtaking and will be a truly memorable experience. At the entrance there is a guide indicating explanations of the main points. A shop sells souvenirs and, next, there is a multimedia room with the life story of St. Anthony.”
  • 44 locals recommend
“One of the symbols of the city of Padova and one of the most famous cafes in Italy, founded in the 18th century in the center of the city. A must visit if you are in town!”
  • 31 locals recommend
“The Palazzo della Ragione was the ancient seat of the city courts of Padua. It was erected starting from 1218 and raised in 1306 by Giovanni degli Eremitani who gave it the characteristic cover in the shape of an upturned ship hull. The upper floor is occupied by the largest hanging room in the world, called "Salone" (measuring 81 meters by 27 and has a height of 27 meters) with a wooden ship's hull ceiling. It is part of the Palazzo Comunale of Padua.”
  • 34 locals recommend
“The botanical garden of Padua, founded in 1545, is the oldest botanical garden in the world !! Located in the very center of Padua, a few steps from the Basilica of St. Anthony, it has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997. A wonder not to be missed !!!”
  • 29 locals recommend
“The second biggest square in Europe and just near the Basilica of St. Anthony is really a beautiful place to see in Padova!”
  • 37 locals recommend
“Il sabato dalla mattina presto fino a sera tutto Prato della Valle sarà pieno di banchetti che vendono le cose più diverse. Da vedere! On Saturday, from early morning to evening, there is the market in Prato Della Valle. You can buy some different things. We suggest you to take a look!”
  • 21 locals recommend
“Even if this piazza is by far the most elegant of Padua, you can still enjoy some cheap spritz and appetizers, sitting under the Clock Tower”
  • 15 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The Basilica Palladiana is a Renaissance building in the central Piazza dei Signori in Vicenza, north-eastern Italy. The most notable feature of the edifice is the loggia, which shows one of the first examples of what have come to be known as the Palladian window, designed by a young Andrea Palladio, whose work in architecture was to have a significant effect on the field during the Renaissance and later periods”
  • 39 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Actually rather: shopping, flanneuring and consuming fine foods and drinks.”
  • 3 locals recommend
“the history of Venice is not only in Venice Centre , but one time also in Riviera del Brenta.....come to visit it! Discover the Napoleon's room in Villa Pisani!”
  • 17 locals recommend
“First indoor theater in the world, Palladio's concept of perspective was unique at the time and still impressive today. Check out the sculptures and frescoes for their detail.”
  • 27 locals recommend
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“A 800 anni dalla nascita dell'università di Padova, da visitare, meglio se con guida, il teatro anatomico e altre sale”
  • 9 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“la piu' famosa villa palladiana , vistitabile solo in alcuni giorni della settimana The most famous Palladian villa, which can only be seen on a few days of the week ”
  • 29 locals recommend
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