Latest update: 26 February 2022
The River Piave measures a total length of 220 kilometres which makes it the ninth longest river in Italy.
Spanning the two north-east Italian regions of Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia, passing the city of Belluno and the Dolomites mountain range along the way.
The source of the River Piave is close to the mountain resort of Sappada in Friuli Venezia Giulia, from where it heads directly south, eventually emptying out into the Adriatic Sea at the beach resort of Lido di Jesolo in Veneto. In terms of length, it's just shorter than the River Arno but longer than the River Reno.
Length: 220 km (ninth longest in Italy)
Regions: Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia
Notable locations: Belluno, Lake Cadore
Source: Close to Sappada
Mouth: Adriatic Sea (Lido di Jesolo)