Venice Vacation Packages
Venice is close to many of Sarasota’s more popular attractions. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Venice Beach and the ever-popular Nokomis Beach. And don’t miss Manasota Beach and the Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club.
Savvy travelers in Venice, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to Sarasota Opera and the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, one of the area’s premier performing arts venues. Enjoy the beautiful displays at the Museum of Asian Art.
Get active in nature at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Spend a morning in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Payne Park and the South Lido Park. Explore the local wilderness by visiting the Myakka River State Park and the Myakka State Forest in Englewood. Explore the scenic coastline nearby such as Englewood Beach in Englewood, the Stump Pass Beach State Park and the Siesta Key Public Beach.
Hit a few balls at the Bobby Jones Golf Complex.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots like the St. Armands Circle.
Sports fans who are into baseball should visit McKechnie Field, Bradenton, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates and the much-loved Bradenton Marauders. When the full-time siren sounds, follow local fans to a nearby pub for a post-match beer ot two.
When you’re ready to rest your weary head after checking out the delights of Venice, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach, the Tropical Beach Resorts, Siesta Key, or the Bentley's Boutique Hotel, Osprey.