The Riviera del Brenta is a venitian territory between Padua and Venice where you can find the old summer residences of the Italian nobles.
In the past…
Naviglio, a water course that communicated the lake of Venice with Padua, was used as a channel of communication between both places. The nobles used a means of transport called Burchiello that, at the moment, take tourists by these waters showing them the villas of the Riviera.
Among the most important villas are Villa Pisani, Villa La Malcontenta, Villa Foscarini Rossi, Villa Widman, among others.
How to get there
Motorway A4 direction Venice, exit Padova Est and then SR 11 direction Venice.
From the main stations of Padua or Venice, on arrival take the bus 53 E.