What to do in Padova

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Padova Attractions

It's little wonder so many travelers return to Padova again and again. This captivating city is filled with fun things to do. Whether you enjoy exploring the local sights or trying more thrilling experiences, it's tough to be bored here.

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What to do in Padova

Free Things to Do in Padova

There's no need to run your credit card hot in Padova. The following won't cost a penny.

Museo Antoniano - Round up the entire family and set out on an adventure through history together.

Palazzo del Monte di Pieta - Take a stroll around this historic place and learn a few secrets from long ago.

Piazza dei Signori - Sit for a while in this popular place and experience life as a local.

Scoletta del Santo - Allow some time to visit this site of local importance.

Padua Cathedral - Get in touch with your spiritual side or just take in the tranquil atmosphere at this site of worship.

Giardini dell'Arena - If you enjoy pottering around the garden, this place will satisfy your inner green thumb.

Things to Do in Padova with Kids

There are lots of memorable experiences in Padova that the entire gang will love. These are some of the top family friendly experiences around.


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Padova on a sunny day?
What to do in Padova on a rainy day?
What should I not miss in Padova?
If you’re eager to see the best of this destination, find time for these attractions in your schedule:

  • Scrovegni Chapel
  • University of Padova
  • Pedrocchi Cafe
  • Church of the Eremitani

Are there cheap things to do in Padova?
You’ll find tons of fun experiences here that’ll catch your eye if you’re sticking to a budget:

What can you do in Padova for free?
Your vacation in Padova doesn’t have to cost a fortune with free attractions like these to keep you busy:

  • Scrovegni Chapel
  • University of Padova
  • Pedrocchi Cafe
  • Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua

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