Venetian noble country buildings
The architecture of Villa Barbaro reflects the typology of the typical Venetian noble country building. The villa was commissioned by two brothers and the interior is decorated with one of Paolo Veronese's most extraordinary fresco cycles. Villa Emo incarnates the Venetian noble's profound bond to the earth and agricultural life. A magnificent fresco cycle by Giambattista Zelotti - Palladio's collaborator par excellence - brilliantly decorates the interior.
This tour can be customized with a visit to the Brion Tomb by Carlo Scarpa.
***Customize - As your private tour guide, I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs or create a customized tour for you in case you have special request or you are more than 4 people and need a larger vehicle. Please let me know***.
This tour has the following schedule:
Trip from Vicenza or Padua to Villa Emo (around 50 minutes)
Visit of Villa Emo
Trip from Villa Emo to Villa Barbaro (around 15 minutes)
Visit of Villa Barbaro.
Trip back to Vicenza or Padua (around one hour)
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 4 hours
Private car with one of these vehicles:
Fiat Panda year 2006, 4 passengers, not air conditioned.
Toyota Yaris year 2009, 4 passengers, air conditioned.
Wolsvagen Golf year 2016, 4 passengers, air conditioned.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
16 euro - Admission tickets per person for Villa Emo and Villa Barbaro.
I am a Qualified Tourist Guide and have access to any landmark.
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I was impressed by the tour with Ruben and would rate it 5 out of 5. He was very knowledgable in the areas that I was interested, drove well and safely and was prepared to make amendments to the tour which I appreciated. I would use him again and would recommend him to others.