the City of Frescoes

The town of Saint Anthony

Padua is one of the most charming and dynamic towns in Italy. The medieval palaces, churches and cobbled streets emanate a sense of history and culture.

Giotto, at the origin to the renewal of painting in Padua and his style inspiring several generation of artists.

In Padua you will find treasures of History, Culture and Arts.

Events in Padua

Welcome to Padua

You will arrive early in the morning at the Padua Centrale Station, in the heart of the city.

During your night in the cabin or couchette compartment, you crossed the Alps and the Po valley without the stress of crowded airports and roads.

Thello night trains are the most relaxing way to travel to Padua from Paris (Gare de Lyon) and Dijon every night saving you a night accommodation.

Torre del Orologio

This medieval bell tower dominates Piazza Dei Signori in Padua. The tower was built in the first half of the 14th century as the eastern gate of the Reggia Carrarese.

In 1428, it was elevated and decorated in Gothic style and equipped with the famous astronomical clock. In 1531, a large triumphal arch was added to the base, designed by Giovanni Maria Falconetto.

The astronomical clock that overlooks the square is the oldest machine of its type that can be preserved in the world.

Special discount for Thello passengers


You are going to visit France or Italy by Thello train? What if during your trip you went on an adventure to discover your destination from above!

With Wingly, experience a flight on a private plate, and discover the area of your holiday from the sky.

Thello’s passengers can benefit from a 10% discount on their first reservation.

Your train journey
between France and Italy

Over 15 years
from 4 to 14 years
(needs seat)
For night trains only
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