Bridge of Sighs

Bridge of Sighs

The Bridge of Sighs connects the opulent Doge's Palace with the new prison, and is named after the sighs of the prisoners who passed across it. The limestone enclosure crosses the Rio di Palazzo and the bars on the window paint a real picture of the prisoners' transfer from the palace's interrogation rooms.
Hotel Paganelli
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Hotel Paganelli

Venice City, Venice

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0.2 Km to Bridge of Sighs

  • Fantastic waterfront location
  • 500m from St Mark's Square
  • Rooftop terrace with stunning city views
  • 1km from the Rialto Bridge
  • 200m from Doge's Palace
Locanda Vivaldi
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Locanda Vivaldi

Venice City, Venice

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0.3 Km to Bridge of Sighs

  • Located in the Castello district
  • 600m from St Marks Square
  • Historic building
  • 1.1km from the Rialto Bridge
  • 300m from Doge's Palace
Palazzo San Lorenzo
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Palazzo San Lorenzo

Venice City, Venice

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Based on 45 reviews

0.3 Km to Bridge of Sighs

  • 500m from St Mark's Square
  • 800m from the Rialto Bridge
  • Elegantly furnished
  • Welcoming atmosphere
  • 500m from Doge's Palace
Doge's Palace

Doge's Palace

Venice

This Gothic palace was once the official residence of the Doge and seat of the Venetian Republic government. Built as a display of the city's wealth and power, construction took nearly 500 years to complete....

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Wine cellars of Venice

Wine cellars of Venice

Venice

See how Venetian's favourite tipple - Prosecco - is made on a tour of the wine region. Most head straight for the picture perfect village of Conegliano, which is home to a number of wineries where you can...

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San Marco Campanile

San Marco Campanile

Venice

For 360-degree views of Venice, take the lift to the top of this famous bell tower which stands in the middle of St. Mark's Basilica. Used as a prison in the 15th century, it actually dates back to the 9th...

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