Join a 2-hour walking tour of the northeastern city of Treviso, modeled after the infamous Venice, and wander the narrow streets with a local to discover why ancient poets described Treviso as a città cortese (“courteous city”). See the city, that due to its calm and peaceful atmosphere, 18th-Century Venetian aristocrats chose to make Treviso their vacation spot.
Your local guide will introduce you to the city, showing you the historical heritage of this medieval city, beginning at the Ponte dell'Università. Your tour will lead you past the Loggia dei Cavalieri to the central meeting location for locals, at the Piazza dei Signori. After your tour has finished sit in the square and sip on Prosecco, originally produced in this region.
Sites you will see on your tour:
- Complesso Santa Caterina
- Pescheria island
- San Vito square
- Loggia dei Cavalieri
- Monte di Pietà
- Santa Lucia Church
- Porta Quaranta
- Piazzetta (little square) della Torre
- Signori square