Pieve di Cadore is an artistic and historical city. It was the birthplace of the famous painter Tiziano Vecellio where it is possible to visit his house located near the town square.
Pieve is also a “walled city” defined by the presence of the defensive system located on Monte Ricco which has been renovated a few years ago.
Throughout history the town had a strategic position both from an administrative and political and religious point of view.
Tiziano Vecellio is awell-known contemporary artist of Michelangelo and Raphael. his painting is characterized by the sensuality of the shapes, the brilliant and bright colours, from which the name of the color Titian Red derives.
Typical presence of sixteenth-century naturalistic pictorial art. To celebrate its most illustrious citizen, Pieve di Cadore has created a monument in the center of the main square, not far from which is the painter’s house with the Tizianesco museum.
Pieve di Cadore: A bit of everything!
For holidaymakers who love local culture, in Pieve di Cadore they can find the “Eyewear Museum” which is located a few steps from the town center.
The town has a sports center with tennis courts, gyms and swimming pools.
Given its altitude (868 meters above sea level), Pieve di Cadore is also suitable for those who suffer from heart problems and want to enjoy their holiday in peace.
In the town there is a hospital with an air ambulance service for any eventuality.
For mothers with children in Pieve di Cadore there is a large park called “Il Roccolo”, surrounded by greenery, where children can play without danger and with an area dedicated to them with various types of games.