Author(s): National Geographic Staff
- Waterproof - Tear-Resistant - Travel Map
Home to the gondola and Grand Canal, Venice a popular tourist destination and international luxury destination. Covering this beautiful city's road and waterways with unparalleled detail, National Geographic's City Destination map of Venice combines an easy-to-read street map with a travel guide. Displayed throughout the map are hundreds of points of interest, including gondola stands, water bus stations, theaters, hotels, churches, parks, notable buildings. Many of the city's top attractions are depicted in 3D, including Basilica di San Marco, Galleria dell'Accademia and Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.
Inset maps cover the areas of Lido and Murano, while a regional map shows the city's location in the heart of the Venetian Lagoon. A user friendly index of streets, land and water features, hotels and points of interest will help you find your destination and plan your route quickly. A comprehensive vaperetto (water bus) map and diagram of Marco Polo Airport will aid in your navigation into and around the city. Background information about the city, its most popular attractions and transit system is also provided.
Every Destination Map is printed on durable synthetic paper, making them waterproof, tear-resistant and tough -- capable of withstanding the rigors of any kind of travel.