Visit

THE MONUMENTAL GARDEN OF VALSANZIBIO
is OPEN
from SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY until SUNDAY 8 DECEMBER 2019
For visits during winter, please CLICK HERE

TICKET PRICES & GENERAL INFORMATION

  • All tickets can be purchased on the day of your visit at the garden’s main entrance, or pre-booked through the new Online Ticket Office – see adjacent.
  • The ticket is strictly for personal use and valid only for the day of issue. The purchase of the entrance ticket implies the adherence to the GARDEN RULES – please read before entering. Thank you for your visit and support.
INDIVIDUAL VISITS
GROUP VISITS
    • The garden is open for independent visits, every day from the last weekend of February to the second weekend of December, from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 14.00 to sunset (Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)
    • All entrance tickets to the Monumental Garden of Valsanzibio during regular opening hours, include a visit to the Symbolic Garden, the Botanical Garden, the area of the Ancient Stables, and the Middle Tower of the Labyrinth so to admire this arboreal masterpiece from an elevated position (for details regarding access to the full Labyrinth path see below).
    • All admission tickets include a leaflet with historical information and a map of the garden (in Italian, English, German and French).

SUPPLEMENTARY – FOLLOW THE LABYRINTH’S FULL PATH

All ‘Standard Admission’ tickets include entrance to the Labyrinth’s Middle Tower, during regular open hours.

A Supplementary Ticket (€4,00 at the garden entrance, €4,50 when booked online including a €0,50 booking fee) is required for full access to the Labyrinth’s Main Path for adults. All children (aged 14 and under) visiting the garden using a reduced ticket can access the Labyrinth’s Full Path without charge, but must be escorted by at least one adult (maximum of three children for every one adult)

The Labyrinth’s Main Path can be accessed at the following times:

Saturday, Sunday, Holidays | 11:00/11:30 to 13:00 & 14:30/15:00 until 60 minutes prior to the garden’s closure
Monday – Friday | At same time as per above, but only on request at the ticket counter / garden entrance.

Online Tickets

From this year it is now possible to book your tickets online – CLICK HERE to purchase online

  • All tickets purchased online include a € 0,50 (or equivalent) booking fee and are delivered via email. To validate your ticket, simply show it at the entrance to the garden upon arrival.
  • The ticket is strictly for personal use and valid only for the day of issue. The purchase of the entrance ticket implies the adherence to the GARDEN RULES – please read before entering. Thank you for your visit and support.

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EXTRA - GUIDED VISITS

Due to the historic, allegorical and botanical importance of the Monumental Garden of Valsanzibio and it’s many hidden messages guided visits are highly recommended, but not mandatory.

Extra - Non-Exclusive Guided Visits 'Organised by us'

Every SATURDAY, SUNDAY and HOLIDAY guided tours of the Garden commence at 11.00 a.m. & 3.00 p.m. (4.00 p.m. / 4.30 p.m. from May to August).
 
Guided tours ‘organised by us’ start from the ticket office of the garden, they are NOT exclusive and every visitor to the garden can participate in these guided tours.
 
Reservation is not required, but welcome. Alternatively, we recommend arriving at least 15 minutes before the start.
 
  • Guided Tour ‘Standard’ – This tour tells the story of the high symbolism of the Monumental Garden, designed by Luigi Bernini and inspired by St. Gregory Barbarigo
    (Duration approx. 1 hour – extra € 5.00 in addition to the admission ticket)
 
  • Guided Tour ‘Superior – Cà Martinengo’ – Discover the symbolic meanings of the Garden and the families that have owned the estate over the centuries. This tour, in addition to the ‘Standard’ guided tour, provides the opportunity to enter the Square of Revelations found in front of the Villa (generally closed to the public) and to enter the 800 year-old Ca’ Martinengo Hunting Lodge, where you can admire a museum exhibition of 300 square meters
    (Duration approx. 1 hour and 40 minutes – an extra € 10.00 in addition to the admission ticket)
 
  • Museum visit (for those who already know the symbolism of the Garden) – Discover the families that have owned the estate over the centuries (the second part of the visit ‘Superior – Ca Martinengo’, joining the group at 12.15 and 17.00/17:30 hours)
    (Duration 40 min – extra € 5.00 in addition to the admission ticket)

Extra - Exclusive Guided Visits by reservation only

Every day during regular public opening hours, upon reservation and prior payment via bank transfer, exclusive guided tours are available (to ensure availability, reservations must be made with at least; 6 days notice where using  our internal guides – available ONLY in Italian or English; 30 days notice if external guides are required – available in ALL languages).

COST on request: info@valsanzibiogiardino.it
BOOK: info@valsanzibiogiardino.it

Here are our various tour options:

  • Guided Tour ‘Standard’ – This tour tells the story of the high symbolism of the Monumental Garden, designed by Luigi Bernini and inspired by St. Gregory Barbarigo
    – Duration: Approx. 1 hour and 10 minutes;
    – Language: only Italian or English (using our internal guides);
    Alternative languages (external);
  • Guided Tour ‘Superior – Cà Martinengo’ – Discover the symbolic meanings of the Garden and the families that have owned the estate over the centuries. This tour, in addition to the ‘Standard’ guided tour, provides the opportunity to enter the Square of Revelations found in front of the Villa (generally closed to the public) and to enter the 800 year-old Ca’ Martinengo Hunting Lodge, where you can admire a museum exhibition of 300 square meters
    – Duration: Approx. 1 hour and 10 minutes;
    – Language: only Italian or English (using our internal guides);
  • Guided Visit ‘Superior – Botanic/Pruning’ – Discover the symbolic meanings of the Garden, it’s botanical heritage the maintenance (pruning) techniques used. This tour, in addition to the ‘Standard’ guided tour, provides the opportunity to enter the Square of Revelations found in front of the Villa (generally closed to the public) and details the botanical garden and the unique techniques we use for the maintenance of our ancient boxwoods.
    – Duration: Approx. 1 hour and 10 minutes;
    – Language: only Italian or English (using our internal guides);

GROUP VISITS

NOTE: for all traditional reservations (not completed through our online system) there are no additional booking fees.

Important information for your visit:

Shop:

Find within the Ancient Stables of Valsanzbio our ‘bookshop’ selling a range of books, souveniers, locally sourced products and much more. To find out more click below:

Garden Rules:

Please read and pay close attention to our rules and considerations for visits to the Monumental Garden of Valsanzibio. Click below to go the Garden Rules:

Getting Here:

We are located 5 minutes (approx. 7km) from the A13 autostrada tollbooth (Terme Euganee exit) and just 45 minutes from Venice (approx. 50 km). For more information click below: