The Best Western Plus Galileo Padua is the ideal choice for guests who travel for pleasure and business. The strategic positionof the hotel allows you to easily reach Padua Exhibition Center (700 mt), the University (1,2 km), the Courthouse (500 mt), and the main companies, but also Venice (18 minutes by train), the railway station (900 mt) and the Highway (exit Padua East about 2 km far). Ancient university branch, Padua boasts many evidences of its glorious, artistic and cultural past and it is now an important economic center. Padua is also known in the world as the city of St. Anthony, the famous Portuguese Franciscan born in Lisbon, who lived at Padua for some years and died. Events, exhibitions, festivals and the nearby thermal baths, make Padua dynamic and vital: a city able to satisfy the needs of every kind of traveler.