How not to be charmed by the magnificent villas and gorgeous gardens belonging, in the past, to the noble families of Venice and Padua? Let's find out together the civilization of the villas, surrounded by large parks inside the greenness of the Euganean Hills.
Villa Beatrice d'Este stands on Mount Gemola, in the middle of the Euganean Hills, on the ruins of an ancient monastery. Today it hosts the Museum of Natural History of the Regional Park of the Euganean Hills. see details
Villa Contarini Giovanelli-Venier is located in the old center of the hamlet of Vo Vecchio and besides being a villa of remarkable historical significance, it also houses the Landscape Museum and Place of Remembrance of the Holocaust, due to its past as a concentration camp. see details
Villa Verson is located in Torreglia Alta; in the nineteenth century it became residence of the abbot Giuseppe Barbieri, who drew inspiration from this place to write the famous prose poem entitled "Veglie Tauriliane." see details