Vicenza Tourism

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Located in the Veneto region in the Northeast if Italy, Vicenza is a city known for its rich history and architecture. This metropolitan city has more than 115,927 inhabitants.

The history of this ancient city dates back to the 157 BCE when it was a part of Roman Empire as Vicetia/ Vincentia. A century after Hungarians destroyed it in 899, it served as a seat of Bishop in 1001. Later in 1404, it became a part of the republic of Venice. In 19th century, the city was taken over by the Austrians, after the fall of Napoleon. But it finally became free and a part of Italy in 1866.

Vicenza is known for its architectural excellence due to the magnificent villas and palaces built by Andrea Palladio. These works of Palladio gained Vicenza a place in the list of UNESCO world Heritage sites as the city of Palladio.

With many other monumental constructions apart from Palladio’s works, this well-engineered city has become a well-acclaimed tourist spot where people celebrate its historical and cultural superiority.

Vicenza Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Vicenza tips for your visit

  • Carry a reliable map around when travelling because you might get lost at some places.

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Facts and Stats for Vicenza*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vicenza

    Know the pollution level of Vicenza before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.27 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.13 (Low)
  • Vicenza: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Vicenza for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Vicenza.

    • Burglary and Theft 63.46 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.92 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 38.46 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.69 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.31 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 61.54 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.54 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 26.92 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.83 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60.42 (High)
  • Living in Vicenza - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 56.82 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 42.89 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.67 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.31 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.81 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 73.61 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Vicenza

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Vicenza

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 100.59 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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