Plan your trip to Venice, Italy
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Venice and Italy are reopening for tourism in the wake of the pandemic, albeit in fits and starts. Whether you hope to come soon, enjoy winter in Venice, or visit in 2022, you can jumpstart your plans by browsing the list of topics below or using our comprehensive Main Travel Guide Index.
Learn about the city, including how to arrive by plane, train, car, or ship.
Don't miss our Venice Q&A, our list of Top 11 Tourist Mistakes (and how to avoid them), our information on acqua alta flooding, our tips on walking in Venice, and our warning about tourist fines for "forbidden behavior."
Finally, our Accessible Venice article has advice and resources for mobility-impaired visitors.
You'll also find guides to airport buses, Alilaguna airport boats, water taxis, land taxis, gondola rides, ACTV water bus stops, parking, Venezia Santa Lucia railroad station, bicyling, and the Piazzale Roma transportation hub.
If you're a Venetophile, you may enjoy the captioned Kodachromes in Vintage Venice: 1999.
We also discuss the Italian government's suddenly announced restrictions on most cruise ships in Venice, which could have a big impact on cruise passengers, Venice businesses, and local workers in the months and years ahead.
Learn who we are, and what our readers say about Venice for Visitors.
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