One of the secrets of easy journeys is situating yourself in a wise location in a city, so don't forget to have a look at the Ca' Lucatello TownHouse and The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice, which are located within a 0.6 miles (1 kilometer) walk of Grand Canal's heart.
At Travelocity, we appreciate that all travelers have differing budgets and needs. If you're looking for a hotel or appartment at the more budget end of the range, Grand Canal boasts some nice options to choose from. 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) away from Grand Canal's heart is the Hotel Rialto. The Santa Chiara Hotel is just 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away. Two other budget-concious options in Grand Canal include the Appartamenti Ca' Rezzonico and the Pesaro Palace.
The Bauer Il Palazzo is about 0.4 miles (0.7 kilometers) away from the main part of Grand Canal. Another hotel is the Baglioni Hotel Luna, which is located about 0.4 miles (0.7 kilometers) away. The PalazzinaG and also the Ca Maria Adele are alternate places to stay around Grand Canal.
After you and your traveling partner have discovered the local highlights of Grand Canal, how about you discover a little more of the area? The Veneto area is home to many things to offer tourists. Get to know Veneto's ruins, castles and traditional villages and don't forget to enjoy the region's beaches, coastal plains and rivers. In this part of Italy adventurous visitors may also try their hand at snowboarding, skiing and cross-country skiing.
Looking for activities? Consider spending a day or two seeing Altino Archaeology Museum and Trepalade Natural Oasis, which you'll find in Quarto d'Altino, 9 miles (15 kilometers) northeast of Grand Canal. The Crowne Plaza Venice East and Hotel Ambra are a few of the Travelocity-recommended long and short-stay choices in Quarto d'Altino. 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the west of Grand Canal, you'll also find Dolo, which features the Villa Alberti Hotel and Ca' Zane Martin. The San Rocco Cathedral and Giuseppe Garibaldi Monument are other frequented attractions to visit when visiting Dolo.
For modern travelers arriving or departing through Marco Polo Airport, you can book a room at Courtyard by Marriott Venice Airport, or Annia Park Hotel Venice Airport, which are each a short taxi ride away.