Prato Della Valle
Padua is a simple Italian city that has many important landmarks like churches and squares contributing to its beauty. It’s also a tourist’s delight because of the calm atmosphere, clean streets, and well-managed environment that promotes fun and relaxation. These seven beautiful squares are the reasons why you should consider seeing this city when you visit Italy. With a size covering 90,000 square, Prato della Valle is the largest square in Italy, and one of the largest in the whole of Europe. Surrounding it is a small canal with statues numbering about 78. Prato della Valle is a beauty to behold with millions of people passing by every year to see it and take part in the activities within it. Visitors sit down by the side of the canal to enjoy the ambiance of the atmosphere and reflect in life. Also, it’s a good option for couples who’re on an adventure or honeymoon. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Piazza Delle Erbe
A long time ago, this square used to be a commercial center for the city of Padua. It’s named Piazza Delle Erbe because it is one of the major places to get the best herbs and vegetables for making great meals. It’s also a great place to meet people and experience life like local People. There are also many restaurants and cafeterias where you can spend some time been there. The famous Piazza is amazing and huge and a place not to miss once you get there. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Piazza Della Frutta
Piazza Della Frutta is just beside Piazza Delle Erbe and is also a strong historical point of reference. Here is the fruit market where many people, both locals and visitors come to shop fresh fruits and entertain themselves, as there are various places you can look around. There are also bars and restaurants there to eat and drink. The Piazza is full of restaurants, coffee shops, and other stores, where locals and tourists visit it regularly. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Piazza Degli Signori
Exceptional beauty is what sets Piazza Degli Signori apart from the rest. It’s also a hive of activities for locals and visitors who come here for sightseeing and adventure. For many years was the landmark of civic celebrations, tournaments and space presentations because of its architecture. There is an astronomical clock in one of the buildings around it and the tower behind provides a nice background for pictures, tournaments, and festivals. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Piazza Del Duomo
A wonderful place to sit down, relax, and enjoy the beauty of the city. Piazza del Duomo is surrounded by important places that you’ll love to visit. There is the palace of bishops, which is now a museum, and other interesting places like restaurants and bars. At night, this place is always bubbling with fun seekers entering the bars and restaurants that provide excellent services, with entertainment and music. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Piazza Del Santo
Regarded as one of the most important squares for tourists to visit in all of Padua, Italy. In front of the piazza is the famous Basilica of San Antonio, a Portuguese who died here. Important figures and buildings around Piazza del Santo are Equestrian statues of gattamelata, Scoletta the Holy, The Oratory of San Giorgio, and The Museum at Holy. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Within this piazza lies the medieval aedicule, said to contain the body of the mythical founder of the city of Padua. It is near the University of Padua; one of the oldest universities in the world founded in 1222. It’s a nice place to relax and enjoy the cool of the day. A beautiful Piazza that definitely worth a visit, as it is one of the most famous of the historic city.