With the historic canals, gondolas, and winding roads, Venice, Italy is considered to be one of the romantic city and the most visited in the world. The city is almost always on everyone’s “must see” list – and judging by the crowd, they do a good job passing it off their list! I saw the beautiful Venice, fun, and a great place to get lost. However, the city is very expensive, especially on the main island.Fortunately, Venice does not need to cost a lot of money, and there are several ways to make the budget-friendly city. You can use the tips in this guide to make expensive Venice into a budget-friendly tips and prolong your time in one of the most famous cities in the world.
Hostel reviews-it’s no cheap hostels or hostels on the island. The best value accommodation is just outside the city at the base camp. The hostel will cost around 10-15 EUR per night. If you want to stay in the city, expect to pay around 30-50 EUR/night for dorm rooms.
Reviews of budget hotels-cheap hotel in Venice starts at EUR 70 per night and top speeds of up to 130 EUR in the city center.
The average cost of food-eat in Venice is really expensive. It is better to eat lunch rather than dinner, lunch menu costs about 18 EUR. If you go out to dinner, expect to pay from 37-55 EUR for a meal with a drink. There are a few places to get cheap snacks (pizza, sandwiches) but for the most part, the budget so much for food. You can cook for a week for about 65 EUR especially if you shop at a local farmers market.
Shipping costs-floating bus, or vaporettos, cost EUR 7.50 for a one-way trip, per hour. A 24-hour ticket is 20 EUR and a seven-day pass is 60 EUR.
Money saving Tips
Do not eat at the Piazza San Marco-this is the area with the most tourists, thereby making it much more expensive. Avoid at all costs, no matter how tempting patios coffee can.
Picnic Pack-small market is abundant in the city, to fill in with some fresh vegetables, fruit, cheese, and wine, and enjoy a delicious meal at a fraction of the cost, it will go out.
Walking and lost-Venice is so beautiful that you could spend the time strolling through the city to see the old building, the Chapel, the artist, and best of all, a bit of people watching. Small island, so don’t worry, you can’t lose.
Bus tickets discount-if you are in a long period of time, consider buying a discount card for the bus service, or vaperatto, floating. You can potentially save 25% on a seven-day pass by going through VeniceConnected.com.