Caorle is a charming resort located on the Italian Adriatic coast in the province of Venice. Unlike some other resorts on the Italian Adriatic coast, Caorle with its wonderful fishing port and the small medieval old town has a lot of charm. Caorle with its approximately 12,000 citizens belongs to the Veneto region. It is located at the mouth of the Fiume Livenza. It is highly recommended to visit small fishing port Darsena dell ‘Orologico where the fresh fish is sold every day. The colorful and curve old part of the town together with its numerous shops, cafés and ice-cream bars creates a single pedestrian zone. To the southwest from the central line there is a 15 km long beach. There you will find many hotels that view the sea. There is a tiny ferry at the end of the promenade. The ferry can be reached in several minutes from Porto S.Margherita, a small town with its own marina.
It is worth to visit the cathedral with its brick circular bell tower that is approximately 48 meter high in San Stefano Protomartire. You will find the Byzantine frescoes from the 12th century that frame the wall on the waterfront promenade. Inside you will find Pala d’oro at the main altar of Byzantium and Venice.
There is a beautiful lagoon area with numerous canals and rivers in the hinterland. It’s better to explore it either traveling by bike or by boat. During the season it is better to start a walk from the port of Caorle. You will be able to see the typical casoni (fishing huts) too among other things. Those who are interested in culture should visit Portogruaro that is located in 26 km to the North from Caorle. The historic old town in the Venetian style invites for a walk. Of course, it will take only about one hour to get there by car from Venice.
Caorle also welcomes sports fans. There is even a 9-hole golf court at Duna Verde in addition to surfing and sailing schools. In addition to a wide range of recreation supply and long sandy beaches, Caorle offers an original Italian atmosphere to its guests as well.
If you search for accommodation in Caorle, then it is better to rent a summer house. You will find a plethora of villas and apartments offers all over the area.