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Around Palladian Villas


Private Tour



Prices are generally for the whole group and not per person (except for tours including meals and other entrance fees to attractions included in the tour).

Variations (+ or -) may apply depending on the number of people and will be calculated at the time of booking.

Two Palladian Villas in Treviso area: Villa Emo and villa Barbaro



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About this tour...

Starting time: 9h00
This tour begin at the Cruise Terminal where we start our journey direction the Province of Treviso traveling on board of a very comfortable private minivan.
In the Veneto Region we still have something like 3000 villas spread all over our territory, some are very precious masterpieces of art, other very simple elegant farms, the two selected for you are Villa Emo in the small village of Fanzolo and villa Barbaro in Maser, two of the best Palladian residences, built for two Venetian noble families in the XVI century. Both villas are original project by Andrea Palladio and included in the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1996.
We well reach first villa Emo (1h drive), in the middle of flat countryside, a simple building in perfect harmony with the landscape, but with luxury interior frescoes decoration, still a marvelous house telling about agricultural life and agricultural production, cornerstones in the XVI century Venetian economy.
20 minutes away we will get to villa Barbaro, built on a gentle slope dominating the entire property. Here together in a unique combination you will admire the Palladian genius with the most famous frescoes by Paolo Veronese.

A coffee/short lunch break before starting the journey back to Venice (around 1h00).

Around Palladian Villas
Around Palladian Villas

Meeting point

Cruise Terminal dock in Venice

Please note

This tour is available:
November-March only on Sundays and Saturdays
March- October: every day except on Monday

The tour starts 9h00 from Venice Cruise Terminal, but times are flexible and can be adjusted to your requests.

What is included

    Private transfer/return Venice -Villas-Venice
    Professional guide for the entire tour.

What is extra

    Every thing not clearly specified in the tour description.

Options  €

Ticket villa Emo

Ticket villa Barbaro



This Tour is available in:

Child friendly

Wheel chair friendly

Type of transportation

Italiano, français, English, Español

Yes, transfers not too long and very enjoyable environment.

No, in villa Barbaro no lift avalible to reach the noble floor.

Minivan 8 pax



Meet your guide

I have been working as a guide since 2006 and I adore my profession, I feel happy and privileged every time I start a tour with a new group. I like to share with visitors my knowledge and my passion for our precious heritage.
I also like to surprise new comers with unexpected beautiful corner in our region and to create opportunities for deep positive emotions .



Expected date of tour in more than 30 days

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