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Venice & the Gems of Northern Italy

7 night cruise - Super Ship La Venezia. Book by January 31st 2022.

€2,099

Description

Uncover the enchanted beauty and breathtaking history of Venice and Northern Italy, whilst sailing on the newest and most luxurious ship permitted to sail the Venetian lagoon.

 

Itinerary

DAY 1: VENICE (EMBARK) On arrival to Venice Marco Polo Airport you will be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship to begin your cruise.

DAY 2: VENICE (RIVA SETTE MARTIRI) With your early morning arrival at Doge’s Palace, you’ll be able to marvel at the estate in total peace. Wander through a Venetian neighbourhood and experience daily life in a typical Venetian residential quarter. Later in the evening, cap the day off with a private once-in-a-lifetime experience at an after-hours lighting ceremony inside St. Mark’s Basilica without the crowds. Featured Excursions: A morning walk in Venice with Doge’s Palace visit and private after-hours visit of St. Mark’s Basilica.

DAY 3: VENICE (SAN BASILIO)  CHIOGGIA*  PORTO VIRO  POLESELLA Choose between a tour to Padua, a medieval city, home to Italy’s second oldest university or admire magnificent views as you sail the Lagoon to Chioggia and explore the authentic fishing town and its beaches on a “Let’s Go” bicycle tour. Featured Excursions: Choice of Padua Walking Tour* with Drink like an Italian or Venice Walking Tour and later choose from Po Delta Sailing, "Let's Go" Biking Chioggia with Ca'zen Visit and Tasting or Bragozzo Ride with Ca'zen Visit and Tasting. *Lunch not included with Padua excursion.

DAY 4: POLESELLA (BOLOGNA OR FERRARA)  PORTO VIRO Explore Italy’s culinary capital Bologna on a full-day tour packed with a private pasta making workshop and lunch or explore Ferrara on a half day tour. Featured Excursions: Choice of private pasta making and Italian lunch in Bologna or Ferrera - Renaissance, elegance and Italian lifestyle town walk.

DAY 5: PORTO VIRO*  CHIOGGIA  BURANO Today, you’ll admire the greatest sites of charming and coastal Chioggia. Enjoy a stop at the local and lively market. Featured Excursion: Chioggia market visit and evening stroll of Burano.

DAY 6: BURANO (TORCELLO, MAZZORBO AND BURANO)  VENICE (SAN BASILIO) Spend the day exploring the northern lagoon of Venice and three of its captivating islands. Explore a Basilica with an art historian in Torcello. Stroll through Burano’s rainbow of colourful homes and visit a lace-making atelier. Featured Excursions: Full-day Magic Island -hidden treasures of the lagoon.

DAY 7: VENICE (SAN BASILIO) As your water taxi glides past narrow side canals and the Canal Grande, you’ll arrive in style to the Rialto Bridge and Fondaco dei Tedeschi. The iconic stone arch bridge sits at the narrowest point of the Grand Canal and holds numerous shops and restaurants. Today, you’ll also be able to enjoy a tour of the Accademia Gallery with an art-historian guide or embark on a “Do As the Locals Do” walking tour. Featured Excursions: Choice of “Do as the Locals Do” Venice walking tour or Rialto walking tour with Casanova.

DAY 8: VENICE (SAN BASILIO) (DISEMBARK) Disembark the ship and be transferred to the airport to begin your journey home. 

Price Details

Prices from €2,099pp, booked by January 31st 2022
Subject to availability, T&C's apply

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