Water and rivers around Padua, discover them!
The Best Western Plus Hotel Galileo Padua invite you to enjoy some boat trips to discover the rivers around Padua! Every year, from March to October, there is the chance to make nice boat trips and cruises between the Venetian Villas of the Brenta Coast.
The strategic position of the facility will allow you to easily reach the boarding area walking and the noumerous services will give you a really relaxing stay.
The "Battelli del Brenta" are a group of panoramic boats which sails on the Riviera del Brenta, from Padua towards Venice and vice versa, along the streets of the eighteen century’s ancient Venetian burchielli, between arts and history.
The Burchiello was a typical Venetian ship for passengers transportation finely decorated and embellished, with a big wooden cabin, with 3 or 4 balconies. The Burchielli were used by the richest Venetian classes to move from the city to their villas in the countryside.
Visit the Battelli del Brenta website for more information.
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