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Centro Storico, 35100, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Neat city, on a human scale, full of history, art and architecture is the perfect destination for a short trip.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ramona P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Padua is an easy and cheap day trip from Venice in the train and I was really surprised by how few tourists were around. It is a beautiful and compact city full of historic squares and buildings, and without the cruise ship masses that spoil...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One doesn't expect to experience pouring rain when you visit Padua in May, but when we came for the day it poured down all day. Such a pity - since the Buildings and Architecture clearly have a lot to offer. Thank heavens for the number...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Padua's Old Town on a day trip from Venice, where we stayed for eight days in December. It was a quick, 25-minute train ride between the two cities, and the Visitors' Center at the Padua train station had friendly personnel and much free...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rumples
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Easy access off the highway on our way east, so we stopped and explored the town. What a lovely surprise. I highly recommend it, and I would have loved to do a walking tour to learn more about it. The market was excellent and many...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

The historical center of Padua is very interesting. With a lot of museums and remarkable churches and the Scrovegni Chapel.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019

It was a pleasure to visit the historic center .of Padova. Beautiful buildings some of them full of history. Really enjoyed.

Date of experience: March 2019
Reviewed February 27, 2019

Padova has a beautiful historic center. It is quite big. It is worth just to walk around. Highlights are the the Palazzo della Ragione with the two beautiful squares, the Duomo, the Basilika of San Antonio and the church of Santa Giustina with the sarcophagus...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

visited 19 years after studying there - absolutely love this place to pieces! the prato delle valle with santa giustina in the back - a breathtaking view! piazza delle erbe with the famous “bar nazionale” - a must hangout!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

This historical center is a really living part of the city. One square for example the Piazza delle Erbe is just stpes from the Piazza dei Signiri which hosts the fruit and vegetable market and were visited by many well dressed citizens. We spent at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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August 24, 2018|
Response from Hendrik_NL | Reviewed this property |
Parking in Centro Storico of Padua is limited. When we go to Padua we park the car in a huge multilevel car park close to the station. (There are several options besides this car park) Centro Storico is a 10 minutes walk... More