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From Monselice, you can leava for the beautiful trips on
Padova to visit the Basilica of sant’Antonio, Venice charming and romantic city accessible with 40 minutes on train, with his beautiful islands (Murano, Burano, Torcello). The walled cities of Este, Montagnana, Cittadella, Castelfranco Veneto. You are near to the sea of Sottomarina 40 km around, Chioggia with his fish’s market, the spa place of Abano Terme, Montegrotto Terme, Stra, situated long the Riviera del Brenta with his magnificent Venetian Villas, as Villa Pisani at the end at 8 km there is one of the best villages of Italy is Arquà Petrarca where you can visit the Poet’s House.

PRINCIPAL EVENTS AT MONSELICE

San Valentine : in the 14 Febrary there is the benediction and deliver of the gold key at the oratory of San Giorgio

Rocca on flowers : the third Sunday of May; there is a big market show of teachers florists and floral decorations

Joust of Rocca : where in September the districts are challenged in ancient medieval games
The fist 15 days of September: there is a playing chess challenge of living at night and drummers
The second Sunday of September: medieval market. Ability contests: archery, relay race of the mill
The third Sunday of September: spectacular padare of more than one thousand in costume through the streets. In the afternoon competition of the districts.

Fair of the Saints : 1 and 2 November, manifestation that rooted in a centuries-old medieval tradition. Includes the great amusement parks of the fairground, the agricultural market and a huge market that takes up all the streets and squares of the historical center.

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Updated : ott 10 2013

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