Cavallino-Treporti is the main gateway to the historic center of Venice. Embarking from the Punta Sabbioni Terminal, with just 40 minutes by boat and run every half hour for public transport (for schedule information and navigation services, consult www.actv.it), you can reach Venice. The landing point is in the central heart of Venice. From here begins the discovery of what is, not surprisingly, is called one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Since landing in just a few minutes’ walk brings you to the Rialto bridge and the Accademia galleries, and of course St. Mark’s Square with the homonym Basilica, the Doge’s Palace and the bell tower of San Marco. Cavallino-Treporti, therefore, is the ideal base for visiting Venice with its museums, churches and art galleries. Of course, walking in the streets, the narrow streets of Venice where you can also “lose” to discover the most hidden and suggestive of this town suspended over the water. To visit the Arsenal, the church of Santa Maria della Salute, the basilica of St. Mary of the Friars and the synagogues of the Ghetto, without neglecting the Biennale, the church of San Rocco, the Archaeological Museum, the Correr Museum, the Palazzo Camerlenghi, the Fortuny Museum and Palazzo Grassi.
With a few minutes’ boat ride from Cavallino Treporti you can also sail to the islands of the North Lagoon. In this case departure can take place from the Punta Sabbioni Terminal or from that of Ricevitoria, in Treporti. Stop not to be missed is Burano, the island characterized by its colorful houses and known for its original lace. Another milestone is Murano, the place where for centuries the glassmakers forge beautiful works of art in glass. So Torcello, the cradle of civilization Venice and the Veneto, with its basilica, the tower and the archaeological museum and the medieval.
It is breathtaking views, from cultural and where you can dive deep into the traditions – also thanks to the numerous gourmet restaurants that visitors in its path – this picturesque land. Remarkable is the scenic thanks to navigation in the heart of the North Lagoon capable, with its enviable background, to give more and scenarios that exhale the beauty of nature and that of a unique environment.