Veneto culture and leisure
The day tour in the Veneto region
Veneto culture and leisure takes care of some day excursions made thanks to the themes of this region. In the detail, the themes are Andrea Palladio, the Dolomites, and the Medieval Towns. Like also the Outdoor Activities, Wine and Food and the Art Cities. Hence you can discover a single theme in a day tour, as well as combine them that is the best solution. As a result, there is a link between all of them, and they offer a wide range of argument. And, for sure, they can satisfy all of your needs.
A region with many faces. Therefore, the Veneto is a land of deep contrasts. You know that this region extends from the peaks of the eastern Dolomites to the Po Delta. In addition, it goes along the foothills of the Prealps, and you can discover its beautiful cities.
Well, the first rule for a nice stay in the Veneto is to choose a specific itinerary. And then, just follow the unforeseen. Few regions like this, to those who know how to grasp them, can offer suggestions so unexpected. Anyway, there is no just one dimension to the visit. So, the secret is to proceed quietly.
Just something about the art
In the town of Verona, there is one of the most important monuments of the north of Italy. And we talk about the amphitheater that dates back the Roman Empire. During the Middle Ages, the constructions on the mainland were in the Romanesque and Gothic style. Hence, We talk about the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. And at those time, they use bricks of the Padana valley to the buildings. And as we know, Giotto made some works in Padua in the fourteenth century. Hence in the fifteenth century, the city was the center of the Renaissance. And for sure thanks for the presence of the florentine Donatello. But there was also a painter that starts the Venetian Renaissance. And his name was Andrea Mantegna.
Well, In this century we can say that begins the great age of the Venetian painting. Hence a high chapter of the art, and not only Italian. And also the painters of the town of Venice give their contribution to that period. First of all, we talk about Bellini family. And hence, we find painters such as the Carpaccio and the Tintoretto. We have also other artists that came from the mainland. For sure you saw works of Cima da Conegliano, the Giorgione, the Titian and the Veronese. And a great architect will shape the face of Vicenza. As well as the Venetian countryside which he disseminates with villas. Hence in the detail, we talk about Andrea Palladio.
Even during its decline, Venice offers an art culture of the high level. Most of all in Venice the great architect of the Baroque was Longhena. He will be able to translate into the language of the lagoon also the baroque style. And it is also the triumph of the eighteenth century bright color. This thanks to Piazzetta and the Tiepolo. Hence, other painters worth a mention that were very active in Venice. As a result like Guardi, the Canaletto, and Pietro Longhi.
Also on the food, this region shows a lot of imagination and traditions that change from place to place. Hence it is a fine cuisine not so elaborate, made of poor ingredients and with balance in the taste.
For sure it’s really incredible the information that we can have in such a short distance. And also from one period to another of our history. We have too many solutions, and the excursions that we propose are just an example that we can suggest. Hence if you look for something tailor-made, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
In conclusion, the day excursions that we propose: