"You will be picked up at 8:00 AM from Verona to transfer you to Vicenza. The tour starts off at Villa Valmarana ai Nani called the “Rotonda”. It gets the name from the statues of the 17 dwarfs on the walls surrounding the house. The legend tells she realized her handicap and threw herself from the tower. The pain the dwarfs felt for the princess transformed them into statues of stone. The Villa is also considered the maximum expression of the painting of the eighteenth century and the highest ex we stop at Olympic Theater which is the absolute masterpiece of the one of the greatest Italian architects: Andrea Palladio who was openly inspired by the Roman theatres described by Vitruvius. The Olympic Theater is one of Vicenza’s artistic wonders and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Close by there is Piazza dei Signori Vicenza’s main square since Roman times and the center of the town’s life. We stop in Bassano del Grappa (a village nearby Vicenza) at lunchtime where you will enjoy time for your own lunch. During April and September you can taste the famous white aspar symbol of the town. During the Great War it became famous as the elite mountain troops sang a sentimental song while crossing the bridge. The song called 'Sul ponte di Bassano' (on the bridge of Bassano) is about kissing a pretty girl and squeezing her h
"The service will privately transfer you to Soave. Soave is a middle age wine village of around 7000 people in the region Veneto Italy. It is surrounded by an intact castellation of the Veronese Scala era. You can freely explore the historical nucleus composed of 24 towers and a panoramic castle on the hilly top of the landscape which has ever been surrounded by the vineyards of t like the Palazzo di Giustizia 14th century law court and residence of the Captains of Serenissima. You will have lunch in the typical taverns where delicious Italian dishes will be served with the renowned Soave DOC or Recloto wine. In fact some of the most famous wines in the world winemaking process aging sparkling making tecnique
"The classic half-day tour of the historic center of Modena includes the outside of the Palazzo Ducale the Piazza Grande the interior (when possible and with a donation) the magnificent Duomo with its impressive bell tower known as the Ghirlandina the interior of Palazzo Comunale with its prestigious frescoes (when possible and with entrance fee) the funny covered food market Albinelli ending in the area of the Jewish ghetto. If you want to spend the whole day in the historical centre of this beautiful city then you can also add the Renaissance church of San Pietro with its Benedictine monastery and the Baroque church of St. August once a pantheon of Este. Alternatively the splendid Galleria Estense with its paintings
From the main square, go north towards porta Vicenza and, when you are near the gate, look right and left.All along the city mediaval walls there's a line of tiny houses... Each one has the city wall...