Abano Terme is the ideal starting point for the discovery of the many Venetian walled cities. For the region of Veneto the Middle Ages were a time of barbarian invasions and great rivalry between fiefs and local rulers who owned castles and built strong walls surrounding the cities. This happened in Padua, Verona, Este, Monselice, Montagnana, Cittadella, Marostica, Feltre, Soave and many other cities.
Other fortresses were built on borderline land in order to guard and sight a possible enemy.For
this reason lots of castles and fortresses
were erected in strategic places in order to
check rivers, plains, narrow passages and