Dolomites & Veneto
Thanks to Venice – capital city of the region – it is the first in Italy and among the first destinations in Europe in number of visitors: the reasons to visit the Veneto region are not limited to its extraordinary city on the water. Veneto holds art cities and small historic hamlets, nature oasis and mountains, fortified citadels, noble villas and holiday resorts by the sea and the lake. From cultural visits to sports activities, from mountain trekking to nature oasis, passing through relaxing thermal resorts, theme parks and villages full of history: anywhere in the Veneto region the activities to do are really varied and exciting to cater to the needs of any type of traveler. As for winter sports, the Veneto region has a total of 549 kilometers of ski slopes where skiers and snowboarders can have a great time in sight of sensational sceneries, in the most beautiful mountains in the world. In Cortina D’Ampezzo, the “Queen of the Dolomites”, a famous holiday resort and international jet-set destination, there are 120 kilometers of slopes.