Cannaregio is the second largest region in Venice, reaching from northwest Venice to the Rialto Bridge. Cannaregio is one of the more lively districts of Venice, offering much in the way of nightlife and entertainment.
Cannaregio accommodation excels in luxurious five- and six-star paradises but there are less expensive options for those on a budget. Each year, Cannaregio attracts many travellers who are looking for economical holidays and the self-catering district houses and hostel options that cater for all ages, including families and groups.
Top Things to Do in Cannaregio
The Jewish Ghetto Walking Tour is an excellent way to learn some Jewish Italian history. The walking tour lasts around two hours and encompasses the Madonna dell ‘Orto and Santi Apostoli churches. Despite its name, the Ghetto area is now a fun and lively place to live.
Visit the Santa Maria dei Miracoli, a stunningly beautiful Renaissance building with a miraculous statue of the Virgin Mary inside.
The San Giobbe Church, dedicated t o St Job, is one of five votive churches that were built at the onset of the 14th century plague.
In addition to nightclubs, elegant bars and live music dens, Cannaregio is home to many little cafe bars offering local wines, coffees and bar snacks. An example is Al Paradiso, which is close to the student area and provides perfect Venetian ambiance and a relaxing place to meet up with friends. Visitors will enjoy whiling away an evening in a typical Venetian bar with wooden furniture and a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. Most Venetian bars and restaurants are child-friendly.
Cannaregio accommodation is ideal for the budget traveller and plays host to the largest hostel in Venice. Cheap hotels in Cannaregio offer simple home-style comforts and represent good value for money. Cannaregio also offers some very good self-catering apartments and townhouses, options ideal if travelling with children, five-star luxury spa hotels and good quality three- and four-star hotels. Cannaregio accommodation specialise in both group and family visitors.