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Eyes of Rome

Villas Along the Brenta River

Discover Elegance and Tranquility in these Charming Waterside Escapes


  • Art
  • Nature
  • Architecture

What makes this tour Special

Discover the allure of opulent villas along the Brenta Canal

Exclusive access to architectural gems, captivating history, and lush landscapes

Immerse yourself in the unique charm of Venetian nobility on this special journey

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


Entrance tickets are included! Enjoy your tour!

What's Included
  • Private Official Guide
  • Meet and Greet at Hotel
  • Scenic drive along the Brenta Canal
  • Entrance Tickets
  • Pick up and Drop off
  • Lunch
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Gratuities
  • Extras

Sites you’ll visit

  • Brenta River
  • Villa Foscari
  • Villa Pisani
  • The Brenta River, winding its way through the Veneto region in Northern Italy, is a picturesque waterway renowned for its scenic beauty and historic significance. Stretching from the Brenta Canal near Venice to the town of Stra, the river is lined with charming villages, lush landscapes, and elegant villas. This enchanting water route has been a preferred retreat for Venetian nobility, featuring iconic landmarks such as Villa Foscari La Malcontenta and Villa Pisani. The Brenta River offers a leisurely and idyllic setting, inviting visitors to explore its cultural heritage and the timeless charm of its waterside surroundings.
  • Villa Foscari La Malcontenta, a masterpiece designed by the iconic Andrea Palladio, is a captivating villa situated along the picturesque Brenta Canal near Venice, Italy. Recognized for its harmonious proportions and classical elements, the villa exemplifies Palladian architecture. Guests can immerse themselves in the exquisite interiors, appreciating the historical significance and architectural innovations that define this cultural gem. The villa's captivating allure extends beyond its architectural brilliance, offering visitors a glimpse into the opulent lifestyles of Venetian nobility during a bygone era.
  • Villa Pisani, often referred to as the "Queen of the Venetian Villas," is a splendid estate located along the scenic Brenta Canal near Venice, Italy. Renowned for its opulent architecture and lavish interiors, the villa stands as a testament to the grandeur of the Venetian aristocracy. Visitors can explore the richly adorned rooms, showcasing exquisite furnishings and impressive art collections. The extensive gardens, featuring a whimsical maze, add to the villa's allure, providing a serene retreat with meticulously manicured landscapes that have enchanted guests for centuries.

Tour description

Embark on a captivating private driving tour from Venice to discover the timeless allure of the Brenta Canal's elegant villas. This exclusive journey invites you to immerse yourself in the opulent world of Venetian nobility through visits to two distinguished estates: Villa Foscari La Malcontenta and Villa Pisani.

Begin your adventure at Villa Foscari La Malcontenta, an architectural marvel designed by the renowned Andrea Palladio. Explore the exquisite interiors, delving into the rich history and Palladian innovations that define this masterpiece. 

As you embark on a leisurely drive along the enchanting Brenta Canal, your knowledgeable guide narrates the history and significance of this scenic route. The picturesque landscapes and charming villages that flank the canal create a backdrop of unparalleled beauty, offering a truly immersive experience.

Continue your journey to Villa Pisani, hailed as the 'Queen of the Venetian Villas.' Step into a world of grandeur as you explore the lavish interiors adorned with opulent furnishings and art collections. Wander through the extensive gardens, where the whimsical maze awaits, showcasing meticulously manicured landscapes that have captivated visitors for centuries.

This private tour promises to unveil the stories and secrets behind these architectural gems, providing a deeper insight into the luxurious lifestyles of Venetian nobility along the breathtaking Brenta River. Each villa presents a unique chapter in the history of this region, making this an unforgettable and enriching experience for those seeking to explore the cultural and architectural heritage of Venice's prestigious villas.

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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