65 – (ITA STAGE 17) – Rovigo – Polesella

Italy

Weather

Place of Departure

ROVIGO

Place of Arrival

POLESELLA

Length – KM

20

Nation of the route

Italy

Region

Veneto

Uphill Gap

20

Downhill Gap

20

CAI (Diff. Escurs.)

E

Praticability

WALKING, BIKE

Resources
File (.KMZ) to follow the way

blue line variation for bike

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The Stage

We bid farewell to Rovigo leaving from Piazza del Duomo; looking at the façade, we go right into Via Nicola Badaloni, beyond the roundabout  we continue along Via dei Cappuccini; 270 m and we turn left on the bank of the Adigetto.

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After 350 m we pass Via Eugenio Curiel, a further 400 m and we underpass Viale Porta Po; yet another 400 m and we turn left on Via Martiri di Belfiore, immediately to the right, and we return to the bank of the canal Adigetto. we carry on for 1,5 Km. Crossing under the of the bypass, we continue for 1,4 Km to arrive at S. Sisto where we turn right and over a foot bridge which takes us on the bank of the canal. After 350 m we leave the embankment path and continue to walk along the Via Argine destro Adigetto for 500; we turn right on Via della Conciliazione, after 900 m we cross the Provincial Highway SP4, 450 m more and we will be at S. Apollinare, a village with facilities for refreshment. We turn left, then right into Via Tommaso Bergamo; we go on for 600 m, turn right on the bridge over the Canal Bianco, we again turn right on Via Canal Bianco which we follow for 2 Km, up to Passo where we turn left, we cross yet another canal, and take, in the middle the Provincial Highway SP5 with its cycling lane on its right. Now we go straight ahead for 5,5 km , we cross Pontecchio Polesine, and arrive at Guarda Veneta, against the right bank of the River Po. We walk up the great river for 4,5km to arrive at Polesella. Here we will find refreshments and, if necessary, a place to stay the night. To get to the main square, we pass under the bridge and descend on the right of the embankment.

WARNING! in the wetlands of the plains provide yourself with products against mosquitoes

Attachments
For the description of the route see the Guide of Simone Frignani
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From airport (VENEZIA, MILANO-ORIO, VERONA) to Padova FS Railway Station; from BOLOGNA to Rovigo FS Railway Station TRAIN – (www.trenitalia.com) Verona  FS Railway Station- Rovigo FS Railway Station; Bologna FS Railway Station – Rovigo FS Railway Station; Venezia-Mestre FS Railway Station – Rovigo FS Railway Station
TYPICAL DISHES = Veneto TYPICAL DISHES = Zainoo
Crai
Via Savonarola,92 – 45090 ROVIGO
Eurospin Viale Porta Adige, 42 – 45100 ROVIGO
Lidl Via Porta Po,68 – 45100 ROVIGO
Sigma Corso del Popolo,91 – 45100 ROVIGO
Agriturismo I Quarti via Kennedy, 1290 – 45030 GUARDA VENETA (RO) 0425-98022 / 348-2258009 [email protected] www.agriturismoiquarti.com
Gallian Giovanni Corso A.Gramsci,24 – 45038 POLESELLA RO 0425-444241
Uffici I.A.T. – Provincia di Rovigo Viale della Pace, 5  – 45100 ROVIGO    0425 386290 [email protected] www.polesineterratraduefiumi.it

Bold type for structures we already used
Red type for structures we have an arrangement (with Credential*)
(*) Prices might change for special situations: please book early and ask for confirmation
In some places it is difficult to find accommodation only for one night: we suggest you to take accommodation for more nights, using, for your movements, the comfortable and cheap local trains, route Brenner-Trento-Bassano del Grappa.

Events
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Polesella