Come to Venice in winter - and you will be knee-deep in water at the time of the famous Acqua Alta!
There are floods in Venice in winter (from late September to January), the Italians call them the Acqua Alta. Come to Venice in November-December - and you will see the famous flooding of Venice.
The streets of Venice are hiding under the water for a couple of hours and then the water goes as quickly as it came. Piazza San Marco is the lowest point of Venice, and it is under water faster than anyone, so it is the best place where you can watch the flooding.
Buy a raincoat with a hood and rubber boots - and walk knee-deep in the water in the most beautiful place in the city!
More things to do in Venice
Buy Burano lace
It is popular due to the special technology - burano lace is made from a single yarn and each product takes about three months of hard work. 10012Burano island
In Venice you should definitely try the Venetian cake, which is considered the forerunner of the pizza. 218
Only in Venice you can try the real bigoli as it is prepared on its homeland. 1012
Ride the vaporetto
Ride on an unusual transport - the vaporetto, and enjoy the beauty of the Venetian Lagoon! 727
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