Treviso

Treviso (Latin: Tarvisium) is a city in northeastern Italy, and the capital of the province of the same name. It is in the eastern part of the Veneto region, north of Venezia and south of Belluno. The city itself has 82,399 inhabitants (2001), with about 170,000 inhabitants in the wider metropolitan area, while the province has 795,264 inhabitants.

Get in

By train

Treviso is on the line connecting Venezia with Udine. A one way ticket to Venezia is less than €3 for the 30 km and half an hour trip.

By plane

The Treviso Airport (IATA: TSF) is becoming increasingly busy as the main destination for Ryanair, Wizzair, and Transavia budget flights. There are flights to Treviso Airport from Barcelona, Bremen, Brussels. Bucharest, Charleroi, Chisinau, Cluj, Dublin, Düsseldorf weeze, East Midlands, Eindhoven, Frankfurt Hahn, Iasi, Kiev, Leeds, London Stansted, Lwow, Malta, Paris Beauvais, Prague, Skopje, Stockholm Timisoara and Valencia as well as domestic flights from Alghero, Bari, Brindisi, Cagliari, Catania, Lamezia Terme and Palermo. Flights to and from Treviso Airport are operated by Ryanair, tel. 895 8958989 and Wizz Air tel. 895 895 3322.

In order to get from the airport to the Treviso Train Station (Treviso Centrale), you must get the line 6 bus.

By car

Treviso is connected through the national highway network

Many national/regional roads originate in or pass through the city.

Treviso is also connected with Venice through the Terraglio SS13 main road characterized by a beautiful green landscape and ancient villas advisable for easy biking tours and itineraries for cycling holidays.

Get around

Chiesa Convento San Francesco

On foot

Discovering the city on foot is very easy. The historic center is actually quite small, so you can go around in the narrow streets.

By bus

The local buses are ok, but by night there are quite few. Fares are €1 within Treviso Comune and €1.50 ouside.

By car

It is better to avoid driving your own car, as there are lots of one-way streets in Treviso and a one-way ring road around the walled city.

By bike

With the local rental bike shops you can make a good excursion at Palladian Villas. Ask locals for the Restera, a nice track all along Sile River. If you are brave, you can reach the Venetian Lagoon.

See

Piazza dei Signori and Palazzo dei Trecento

Antique Villas

On Treviso region you can make an antique villas easy biking tour (some to see only from outside), among the best are:

Do

Buy

Local food like radicchio rosso and wine, but it is better to shop in the small towns in the countryside.

Clothes and shoes: outlets are everywhere, if you go to Montebelluna, you will find shoe outlets (Geox, Diadora and so on).

Eat

Drink

Sleep


Mid-range

Splurge

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