This 8-hour accessible guided tour of Provence visits Marseilles, Aix-en-Provence, the beaches of Cassis, and a winery by wheelchair accessible van!
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Fifty miles north of London on the River Cam lies the town of Cambridge, home to one of the top universities in the world. Since 1209, impressive university buildings have been constructed here offering disabled tourists plenty of sightseeing opportunities.
Venice Disabled Access – Venice is one of the most popular destinations in the world, yet few disabled tourists tackle it because of the intimidating bridges throughout the city. While there are hundreds of bridges connecting the islands throughout the city, disabled tourists can avoid them if they understand how the city is laid out. Several […]
This hotel is one of two Venice accessible hotels that are located near several accessible restaurants that line the Grand Canal and have a great view of the Rialto Bridge. Although the neighborhood is not very large, the numerous accessible restaurants make this a great neighborhood for disabled visitors to Venice to stay in. This accessible accommodation […]
This 4 star hotel is one of the easiest for disabled guests to reach from the airport. The wheelchair accessible Alilaguna boats travel from Venice’s Marco Polo airport to the Zaterre dock. There are no bridges between the Zaterre dock and this hotel. This hotel is an excellent Venice disabled hotel for families because both of the […]
This 3 star Wheelchair Accessible Hotel in Venice is located in the same neighborhood as the train station and can be reached without traveling over any of the Venice bridges. Electric wheelchair users and mobility scooter users in particular may appreciate the location. It’s cheaper than other accessible hotels in Venice, so if budget is your primary […]
This Venice wheelchair accessible hotel is the only one of our recommended hotels not located on the Grand Canal or in St. Mark’s Neighborhood. While that means it takes an extra 20 minutes to get to the popular sightseeing areas in Venice, it also means that this area has no large crowds of tourists. It is also […]
Venice Doge’s Palace Wheelchair Access – The Doge’s Palace is our favorite tourist attraction in Venice. The art is magnificent and the audioguide does an excellent job of explaining the history of Venice as it unfolded here. Disabled visitors to Venice should make it a priority during their stay. Wheelchair access at Venice Doge’s Palace […]
I recently received this question about visiting Venice with multiple sclerosis and a mobility scooter. I thought my response would be helpful to share Her Question: My husband has recently been diagnosed with an aggressive form of MS. My hope is that this diagnosis will not bring an end to our travels. We had planned […]