Eyes of Rome
Eyes of Rome

Day Trip to Padua from Venice

Discovering Giotto's Sistine Chapel


  • Art
  • Religion
  • History

What makes this tour Special

Glide through Venice's waterways to embark on a cultural journey to Padua, guided by insightful commentary from a certified local expert

Explore Padua's charming streets and discover architectural wonders with captivating anecdotes, creating a day filled with rich history and hidden gems

The highlight awaits at the Cappella degli Scrovegni, where Giotto's frescoes come to life with expert insights, ensuring an unforgettable cultural experience

What to Expect


Enjoy your tour with your own private tour expert at your party's disposal only


8 hours




Meet&Greet at your hotel/accomodation. Private Driver included throughout the tour


This tour is suitable for kids of all ages


Entrance tickets are included! Enjoy your tour!

What's Included
  • 2-hour Private guide in Padua
  • Water Taxi from/to your centrally located Hotel/Accommodation
  • Private van at disposal
  • Entrance tickets to Cappella Scrovegni
  • Typical Lunch
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Extra food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Sites you’ll visit

  • Padua
  • Basilica of Saint Anthony
  • Scrovegni Chapel
  • Padua, nestled in northern Italy, invites you to explore its enchanting blend of medieval charm and cultural richness. Wander through cobblestone streets, discovering architectural wonders like the Basilica of Saint Anthony and the historic Prato della Valle square. Home to one of the world's oldest universities, Padua boasts a rich intellectual heritage, while the Cappella degli Scrovegni showcases Giotto's mesmerizing frescoes. The UNESCO-listed Botanical Garden offers a tranquil retreat. Savor local flavors in traditional trattorias and immerse yourself in a city where history, art, and gastronomy effortlessly converge, creating an unforgettable experience.
  • The Basilica of Saint Anthony, nestled in the heart of Padua, stands as a testament to both religious devotion and architectural grandeur. Dedicated to the beloved Saint Anthony of Padua, the basilica is a pilgrimage site and a cultural treasure. With its striking Romanesque and Gothic architecture, the basilica captivates visitors from afar. Inside, a wealth of artistic masterpieces, including works by Donatello and Mantegna, adorn the sacred space. The tomb of Saint Anthony, an important pilgrimage destination, is a focal point where devotees gather to pay homage. The serene atmosphere within the basilica, coupled with its spiritual significance, makes it a must-visit destination for those seeking a blend of religious reverence and historical beauty in the heart of Padua.
  • In the heart of Padua, the Scrovegni Chapel unveils the genius of Giotto through its mesmerizing frescoes. This intimate space showcases a vivid tapestry of biblical stories and allegorical scenes, making it a must-visit for art enthusiasts. Giotto's masterpieces elevate the chapel to a sacred realm, creating a profound connection between artistic brilliance and spiritual contemplation.

Tour description

Step into a day of cultural enchantment with our delightful tour of Padua.

Our adventure kicks off as you board a comfortable motorboat, gliding through the picturesque waterways of Venice, offering breathtaking views of iconic landmarks along the Grand Canal.

Once you arrive at your destination, a private van awaits to seamlessly transport you to the captivating city of Padua.

Throughout the journey, you will be accompanied by a certified and local Tour Guide providing insightful commentary and enhancing your understanding of the history, art, and culture of Padua.

Stroll through the charming streets and piazzas, immersing yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of this ancient city. Discover hidden gems, architectural wonders, and captivating anecdotes that bring the city's rich history to life.

The highlight of your visit will undoubtedly be the exploration of the renowned Cappella degli Scrovegni. Marvel at the mesmerizing frescoes by Giotto that adorn the chapel, each telling a unique story and contributing to the rich tapestry of art and history. Your guide will provide valuable insights into the significance of these masterpieces, creating a truly unforgettable experience.

After the immersive tour, our private van will be at your service to return you to Venice, concluding a day filled with cultural enrichment and unparalleled discoveries.

Useful information

Kindly notify us of any food intolerances or allergies within your group

Full Refund Cancellation Policy

Eyes of Rome has two policies with full refund terms.
The policies are included and non-optional.
  1. Dolce Vita policy is applied on all Standard Bookings placed more than 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms up to 72 hours from the date of the event for any reason. To apply for a refund including where your tour is cancelled or changed by Eyes of Rome®, please contact our customer service team at info@eyesofrome.com.
  2. Peace of Mind policy is applied on Selected Bookings and on all Bookings placed within 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of your control you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. To apply for a refund, please find the instructions on how to apply in the booking confirmation email you received after payment.

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