Padua City 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

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Padua City 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

From US$ 192.78 per person

Walk through the main piazzas of Padua on a 2.5-hour city walking tour. You will pass by many interesting historical places, including the ancient university, Caffe Pedrocchi, the Palazzo della Ragione, the Basilica of Saint Anthony, and Prato della Valle

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 2.5 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • See the Scrovegni Chapel, home to a fresco cycle by Italian painter Giotto
  • Visit the Basilica of Saint Anthony, known for having a mixture of various architectural styles
  • Walk through the largest square in Padua, Prato della Valle
  • Look through the fresh fruit and vegetable offerings at the market at Piazza delle Erbe
Full description
There is no better way to get a feel a city like Padua than to visit the market squares in the morning, and on this 2.5-hour walking tour, you will explore the various public areas as well as historical, religious, and cultural monuments. First, make your way to Piazza delle Erbe, full of the freshest fruit and vegetables of the season. Continue on to the Basilica of Saint Anthony, the spiritual center of the city, dating back to the early 1200s. Near the Basilica is the largest square in town, called Prato della Valle. On Saturdays it is home to a bustling market. Finally you can enjoy the Scrovegni Chapel fresco paintings that are Giotto's greatest masterpiece. There are two options available: 10:00 until 12:30 14:00 until 16:30
Includes
  • Entrance tickets
  • Personal guide
  • Transportation
  • Anything not expressly mentioned as included.
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

The tram stop in Prato della Valle.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Available from Monday to Saturday, all year round
  • The Scrovegni Chapel tickets, which must be purchased well in advance of your visit, are non-refundable
  • In the unlikely event that tickets for the Scrovegni Chapel are not available for your date, the visit to the Scrovegni Chapel will be substituted with a similar visit
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

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  • Service
    5.0 / 5
  • Organization
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Great guidance with good background information

October 10, 2018

It was a very nice person. We saw interesting things

It was good and interesting. Of course a city tour would be ideal if we could see the sights with a small bus and we could quickly look at it personally. We were so satisfied. Thank you very much

October 16, 2015

October 11, 2019

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