About Venice As its name implies, Venice has a distinct Mediterranean ambience with Northern Italian influences. The city's location on the Gulf makes it a popular destination for recreation, including boating, fishing, golfing and biking. At Big Bam Bikes, 412 E. Venice Ave., less than a block from the Legacy Trail that ranges from Sarasota to Venice and North Port, e-bike rentals run from $39 for 2 hours to $249 weekly; delivery is available for a small fee. Tours in English and Spanish are available by appointment. Phone (941) 240-1717.
Visitors can comb the beaches for fossilized shark teeth, which range in size from one-eighth-inch to 3 inches.
Visitor Centers Venice Area Chamber of Commerce 597 Tamiami Trail S. Venice, FL 34285-2424. Phone:(941)488-2236
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Members save up to 10% and earn Honors points when booking AAA/CAA rates!Hampton Inn & Suites Venice Bayside/South Sarasota
881 Venetia Bay Blvd. Venice, FL 34292
725 W Venice Ave. Venice, FL 34285