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Vicenza and surroundings

Universally famous as the city of Palladio, Vicenza -one of the most ancient cities in Veneto – is strategically located in an area with a host of possibilities when it comes to culture, natural beauty, productive resources and wine and food culture, as well as small towns just waiting to be discovered.
Vicenza has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1994.
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Into the future

Anyone not familiar with the old city centre will be surprised to discover a wealth of art that has inspired famous writers such as Goethe, Camus, Fogazzaro and Goffredo Parise. The piazza dei signori is an obligatory stop with its Basilica Palladiana and Loggia del Capitaniato; while the Teatro Olimpico, The rotonda and the Basilica di Monte Berico should also not be missed.

Surroundings

Bassano del Grappa Situated on the banks of the Brenta river, 32 kilometers from Vicenza, Bassano is rich in natural beauty and masterpieces of art. The symbol of the city is its characteristic wooden bridge designed by Andrea Palladio in 1569.
A few minutes from Bassano, Marostica is famous throughout the world for its chess-board decorated square where the celebrated chess game with real people as pieces has been played out every year since 1454.

9 km

VILLA "LA ROTONDA"

Vicenza

5 km

PIAZZA DEI SIGNORI

Vicenza

33 km

MAROSTICA

Vicenza

47 km

BASSANO DEL GRAPPA

Vicenza

Per informazioni
Ufficio Informazioni e Accoglienza Turistica (I.A.T.)
Piazza Matteotti, 12
36100 Vicenza

tel. 0444/320854

Orario di apertura:
da lunedì a domenica dalle ore 9.00 alle ore 17.30