San Polo

San Polo is the smallest and most central of the six sestieri of , northern Italy, covering 86 acres along the Grand Canal. It is one of the oldest parts of the city, having been settled before the ninth century, when it and San Marco formed part of the Realtine Islands.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is the oldest of the four bridges spanning the in , . Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Pedestrian zone
The is the largest campo in Venice, Italy, the second largest Venetian public square after the . Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Theatre
Teatro is an opera house in , Italy. Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The or Palazzo Santa Sofia is a palace on the Grand Canal in , northern . Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a sanctuary on a lagoon is virtually the same as it was 600 years ago, which adds to the fascinating character. Photo: Willyman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
is one of the six sestieri of , northern Italy. Photo: Tony Hisgett, CC BY 2.0.

Neighborhood
is one of the six sestieri of , lying in the heart of the city as the main place of Venice. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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