You can take a bus to the city and continue by public boat to your hotel, or take a motorboat straight from the airport to St. Mark's square. Alilaguna motorboats depart from the airport quite often. Tickets can be purchased at the Alilaguna desk in the arrivals area or can be bought on line. Additional information is available at www.alilaguna.com.
The hotel is tucked away in a tiny side street just a few steps from St. Mark's square. The rooms are extremely attractive and offer great comfort in the heart of Venice. The quiet rooms are air-conditioned, have direct-dial phones, mini bars, televisions, and well-equipped, modern bathrooms. All of the rooms are pleasant, some with views overlooking a small square. What makes this intimate hotel so special is the care provided by its owners, who consider guests like friends visiting their home.
City of Renaissance: Florence Rental car pick-up Type: Fiat Punto Evo 1.2 or similar Pick-up location: Venice Downtown North Italian Cities Highway: 270 km Travel time: 3:00 h Scenic route: 290 km Travel time: 5:30 h You will pass three famous Renaissance cities which were models of modern urbanity: Padua, Ferrara and, most importantly, Bologna. East of the highway there is a scenic route traversing the Apennine Mountains, the backbone of the Italian peninsula.
Just 2 km from San Casciano, this is a Renaissance villa in the Chianti area only 15 km from Florence. Overlooking the hills, it offers an outdoor pool with view of th countryside and a wellness centre with sauna and hot tub. This Villa features spacious air-conditioned rooms with beamed ceilings and free Wi-Fi. Accommodation also comes with satellite TV, a tea/coffee maker, and a large bathroom with hand-painted tiles. Breakfast is provided every morning with a large buffet that includes Tuscan specialities.
Urban life in a medieval city: Siena - Driving through Chianti Distance: 60 km Travel time: 1:00 h The picturesque landscape between Florence and Siena is famous for its wine and it is considered the heart of Tuscany. There is much to discover in the rolling hills: vineyards, medieval castles and idyllic villages.
A cypress alley will lead you to 800 acres of majestic hill country near Vagliagli, a private Chianti Classico estate, where you can enjoy Italian nature, art, fashion and La Dolce Vita. This is now one of the most elegant guesthouses on a working wine estate in Tuscany. Here, some of Italy best and most famous wines are produced.
Eternal city: Forum Romanum Via Cassia Distance: 240 km Travel time: 3:30 h You will follow an ancient Roman road called the Via Cassia through the heart of classic Italy. After passing the Monte Amiata, the highest mountain in Tuscany, you will reach the Bolsena Lake, the largest lake in Central Italy. Rental car drop off Drop off location: Rome Downtown GPS
This charming bed and breakfast is located in the heart of the historical centre of Rome, near the Coliseum, the Roman Forum, Trajan's Market, the Victorian and the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. The atmosphere is intimate and each room has its own ensuite bathroom with shower cabin and it is equipped with hairdryer, safe, courtesy kit and free Wi-Fi.