: Venice: Marco Polo; Treviso
: Padua West or Padua Sud
The city center is by bus or car from house only 10 minutes away. There are also good bus connections. The large parking area near 'Prato della Valle' is the starting point for sightseeing. From here, everything is within walking distance: Basilica of Sant 'Antonio, Botanical gardens, the Palazzo della Ragione, the Maktplätze, Giotto's frescoes, Galileo Galilei ´s observatory , the historic university with its world-famous anatomical theater, etc.
In the surrounding area are the many stately mansions, monasteries and small townsc in beautiful surroundings: Arquà Petrarca, Strà, Piazzola etc.. Destinations are the vineyards of the Euganean hills with their typical restaurants. Padova is convenient distance from Venice, Vicenza, Verona, Asolo, Treviso, Bassano. Not far are the terms of Abano and Montegrotto. Sandy beaches can be reached in about 1 hour (Sottomarina, Chioggia,Rosolina).