How to arrive
At the Padua train station, take the exit towards Arcella – opposite to the main entrance – and walk to via Avanzo. At the traffic light cross the street and enter via De’ Menabuoi. Casa Valentini Terrani is 500 meters down, on the right hand side.
Alternatively, you can catch the tram from the train station towards Arcella. Get off at the Arcella stop, walk back 100 meters to the crossing with via Jacopo da Montagnana, turn left and walk 250 meters. Turn left on via De’ Menabuoi, Casa Valentini Terrani is 50 meters away, on the left hand side.
Taxi service is also available at the train station.
From the Marco Polo airport in Venice take the FS/SITA suburban bus towards Padua. Get off at the bus terminal and walk to the train station. From here you can follow the directions in the “By train” section.
If you arrive from the Milano-Venezia highway, we suggest to take the Padova Est exit. Head towards the city center, then take via Venezia. After 700 meters turn right onto via Friburgo and continue to the roundabout. Take the second exit and drive along via Avanzo for 800 meters; after driving past two roundabouts, turn right at the first crossing onto via De’ Menabuoi. Continue for 300 meters and you will find Casa Valentini Terrani on the right hand side.
If you arrive from the Bologna-Padova highway, take the Padova Est exit and follow the same directions as in the previous paragraph.
Location and attractions
Located in the Arcella district, a few hundred meters far away from the train station, Casa Valentini Terrani is a perfect solution if you wish to stay close to the city center and to the main services.
Outside your room you can enjoy many possibilities of leisure and engagement. Padua, religious destination
famous for the S. Anthony Basilica, is very charming for its strong dynamism and its beautiful attractions: don’t miss the Scrovegni Chapel, frescoed by Giotto, the old university Botanical Garden, the Loggia and the Odeo Cornaro – among the highest evidences of the Renaissance in Padua – and Prato della Valle, where it’s possible to visit the Santa Giustina Abbey, and take the free shuttle to the S. Anthony Basilica.
In Padua there is always a lot going on, the Kioene Arena hosts sport events and concerts, the Exhibition Center hosts interesting fairs; from Casa Valentini Terrani you can also reach, by bus, the Industrial Zone and the Commercial Area, where you can go shopping among the most renowned Italian and international chains.
Moreover, at the A4 highway Padova Est exit, IKEA is waiting for you! At the end of your shopping tours, we recommend some relax with an aperitivo in one of the squares in the city center.
For a trip out of town, you can relax in Montegrotto and Abano Terme, easily reachable by train or even by bicycle, through the new well-lighted path along the Battaglia river, or you can take an excursion in the nature, tasting local food and wines in Asiago or on the Euganean Hills. You can also visit the medieval town Montagnana or enjoy the peaceful Praglia Abbey in Teolo.
From Padua, in just 20 minutes by car or 35 by train, you can get to the bridges and calle of beautiful Venice, an unforgettable timeless place.
- Hospitals: Ospedale Civile and Ospedale Sant’Antonio 3.3km
- Exhibition Center / Industrial Zone 2km
- University (different locations) 2km
- City center 2km
- Train station 500 meters on foot