The Carnival of Venice

The Carnival of Venice, which is now one of the most famous carnivals in the world, is synonymous with sophistication and elegance. This festival had its heyday in the eighteenth century, when the city was transformed into a giant costume ball. Time interrupted, this tradition now continues to the delight of tourists from around the world.

The Carnival takes place every year in February, during the 10 days preceding Ash Wednesday.
During this period costumes and festivities invest the city which is one of the most beautiful and romantic destinations in the world.
The famous Piazza San Marco, but also bridges of Venice and Carlo Goldoni theater are part of popular parades, traditional performances, music concerts and other festivities.

Tourists flock from all over the world to attend this event, so the Venetian hotels are booked several months in advance.