The region of Veneto is one of the best known holiday destinations in Italy. In this region, the province of Vicenza offers plenty of holidaying opportunities. When you stay in the apartments Vicenza has to offer, you can walk around some of the beautiful historic towns that go into the making of this province. You can also look for Vicenza villas in the capital of this province which has the same name – Vicenza. Why not start your holiday with a tour of the capital city. Staying in the pretty old Vicenza villas of the capital will give you a chance to enjoy the astounding co-existence of the old and the new.
The historic capital of the region and its impressive architecture
The city of Vicenza has an abundance of art galleries, museums and churches. On top of that, there are also plenty of opportunities for shopping and some great theatres. So use the time you spend in the holiday rentals Vicenza to enjoy all of it. The city of Vicenza has some some impressive architecture. The city is also called “City of Palladio”, named after 16th century architect Andrea Palladio and for its rich history has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site.There are some wonderful old Vicenza villas here, too. For instance, villa “La Rotonda” is a must see. The churches and cathedrals alone are a splendid sight in Vicenza. Stay in Vicenza villas and take some time to visit the Cathedral of Vicenza, which dates back to the 11th century, or the Santa Corona, which dates to 1260. From Vicenza you can easily catch the train to other beautiful Italian cities like Venice, Verona or Padua.
Further charming destinations in Vicenza province
While staying in the apartments Vicenza has to offer, you can also visit the historic town of Valdagno. Founded in the year 861, this town is just great to walk through and explore. The city of Basan can also give you plenty of excellent views to enjoy, for example the covered Bridge of Alpini. There is also a Town Museum for those interested in archaeology.When you stay in the holiday homes Vicenza, you can also go across to Arzignano, which has two beautiful old churches – the Church of Sant’Agata di Tezze and the Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle Grazie. Montecchio Maggiore can also offer you some of the cosy and comfortable apartments Vicenza province is famous for. Here, atop a hill, you will aslo find the Castle of Romeo and Juliet! If you want to be part of something really unique then plan your holiday for September when you can visit Marostica, which is a huge chess tournament!