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The Castles of the Veneto Region

In this article we discuss the Castles of the Veneto Region, set in small historic centers that dot the area, and which still preserves these incredible buildings.

Majestic buildings, high walls, towers and battlements are the testimony of medieval times and large families that have left their mark throughout history.

A journey to be undertaken to discover the most beautiful and least known Castles of Veneto Region, from those reflected on Lake Garda to those perched in the Dolomites, from the medieval villages of the Euganean Hills to the villages of the Marca Trevigiana.

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR??? Take advantage of our advice and in a few minutes you will be able to identify what you like best.

Our new My Way page will try to direct you on a different adventure and discover a new way to take.

 

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THE SOAVE CASTLE

The Soave Castle

It is believed, in fact, that the name of this wonderful town derives from this population, which was called in Latin... ⇒ Continue

THE MAROSTICA CASTLE

The Marostica Castle

It was however under the Republic of Serenissima, in 1400, that the city had a period of great urban and architectural... ⇒ Continue

THE CASTELFRANCO CASTLE

The Castelfranco Castle

It was built between 1195 and 1199, along the torrent Muson when Treviso, feeling threatened by the nearby Padua and Vicenza...  ⇒ Continue

THE CONEGLIANO CASTLE

The Conegliano Castle

It is considered the capital of wine since the nineteenth century, when salì agli onori it rose to the headlines thanks to...  ⇒ Continue

THE MONSELICE CASTLE

The Monselice Castle

If you are a fan of weapons then, you can’t miss the armory of the Tower of Ezzelino, lined with many weapons with... ⇒ Continue

THE CARRARESE CASTLE

The Carrarese Castle

It was rebuilt in its imposing current forms by Ubertino da Carrara, lord of Padua, in 1339, thus giving it a fundamental role...  ⇒ Continue

THE SAN ZENO CASTLE

The San Zeno Castle

The fortification has a rectangular shape and consists of the imposing keep, almost 40 meters high, and the courtyard protected...  ⇒ Continue

THE FELTRE CASTLE

The Feltre Castle

What remains of the original complex is very little, because many of its parts have been incorporated into neighboring...   ⇒ Continue

THE CASTELVECCHIO

The Castelvecchio

What is striking is its imposing appearance, its decidedly military forms, accentuated by the battlements that follow...   ⇒ Continue

THE SCALIGERO CASTLE

The Scaligero Castle

The first fortress was built in the Lombard period, which was destroyed by the Franks around 590, who then rebuilt it around...  ⇒ Continue

THE SAN SALVATORE CASTLE

The San Salvatore Castle

The latter expanded rapidly, so as to be considered one of the largest castles in northern Italy, with its thirty thousand square...  ⇒ Continue

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The Veneto Region, nestled in the north-east of Italy, is a mix of history and traditions and, all of it, is enriched by the liveliness of its inhabitants and by a wide range of typical products all to be savored. From the highest peaks of the Dolomites, he embraces and welcomes each visitor with brotherly warmth, accommodating him among the many lounges of his cities of art, giving him unforgettable emotions. Turning between the pages of this site, you can organize your next holidays in the Veneto region and thanks to the many photos published, everything will be very simple.

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