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Basilica Palladiana

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Address: Piazza Dei Signori, 36100 Vicenza, Italy
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The Palladian Basilica is the landmark building in Vicenza. Designed by the...

The Palladian Basilica is the landmark building in Vicenza. Designed by the famous architect Andrea Palladio and completed in 1614, was included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage property in 1994.

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Beautiful views

Was here a few times a month this summer in the day and evening. During the day great views and beverage selection teens and above will enjoy. In the evenings romantic and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here a few times a month this summer in the day and evening. During the day great views and beverage selection teens and above will enjoy. In the evenings romantic and relaxing nice pre-date night spot for drinks and conversation. Open from summer till November and can get a season pass for 5€ vs 1 time pass for 4€

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The centerpiece of Vicenza, designed by Andrea Palladio in the 1500's. It is located in the city center and is close to numerous restaurants, shops, and bars. It is next to the main piazza in Vicenza where there are frequently festivals and open air markets. A place that is a must see for any visit to Vicenza.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

The center of our downtown it's absolutely wonderful to see with the holiday lights. I love walking around in this area, lots of cafes and restaurants to stop at!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

So Nice Place : A wonderful experience magnificent breathtaking an extraordinary visual experience..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Museum and art place, historic Palladio building, the place you must see in vicenza. There's the guided visit, cheap. On the top terase know's to be the bar and magnificent view onto the city and surroundings. Worth to come on top.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

You have to pay an entrance fee to get access to the rooftop bar of the Basilica, but then you can visit the enterior of the building which has huge wooden roof that looks like a reversed boat (nice!).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The basilica is situated in Vicenza's piazza dei Signori. It is one of Andrea Palladio's masterpieces, an elegant building with two superimposed loggias. The ground one's columns are in the doric order style. the upper ones in the ionic. Supreme Renaissance style. Palladio's influence travelled from Vicenza to the rest of the world. Walk ing rapine Vicenza is a peaceful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is worth the visit just for the view! You can see all of the downtown area and the location is historic.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This building defines Vicenza. It dominates the Piazza dei Signori and stands as a fine testament to its creator. We spent a lot of time in and around this building but the most exciting thing about it is the Terrazza di Vicenza. For five euros you can buy a ticket which gains access to the rooftop terrace of the building.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Best seen at night time! You can now go up on both the first and second floor of the Basilica and check out the amazingly unique views of the historic city centre.

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