Venice & The Gems of Northern Italy Cruise Overview

Uncover the extraordinary hidden treasures of Venice and Northern Italy. Soak up the enchantment of 'The City of Water' and three outer-lying Venetian islands, Burano, Mazzorbo and Torcello. Be treated to an exclusive evening opening and lighting ceremony at St. Mark’s
Basilica. Discover the charm of seaside Chioggia loved by fishermen and artists alike.

Explore medieval Padua, once home to Galileo and Copernicus; 'bountiful' Bologna; and UNESCO-designated Ferrara. Each of these enchanting
locales is yours to uncover on ‘Venice & the Gems of Nothern Italy'.

 

  • Venice & The Gems of Northern Italy
  • UNIWORLD Boutique River Cruises
  • S.S. La Venezia
  • Europe
  • 29 March 2020
  • 7 nights
  • Venice
  • CDT63727
  • Fly Cruise

      Included in this Package

    • Flights from London (regional flights available)
    • All transfers
    • 6 days of excursions, including 'Choice is Yours' options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
    • 7 night all-inclusive cruise
    • Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, specialty coffee and tea, soft drinks and mineral water
    • Wifi
    • Use of Nordic walking sticks
    • Captain's Welcome and Farewell Receptions
    • Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
    • All gratuities, both onboard and onshore

1 London / London

Fly from London to Venice. Transfer to the Venice Lagoon where your ship is waiting. Unpack and relax.

2 Venice

Enjoy a guided tour around both iconic and secret sights of this floating city.

3 Chioggia

Join a local expert for a stroll around this picturesque fishing village, a popular place for artists, or “Let’s Go” with a bike ride along the beaches lining the lagoon, or, for something really unique, hop aboard a small boat to go mussel harvesting with local fishermen out in the lagoon.

4 Polesella

Today you face a tough decision: Do you spend a full day in Bologna, the culinary capital of Northern Italy, or visit UNESCO-designated Ferrara, a beautifully preserved Renaissance city? Let your passions be your guide today.

5 Chioggia

Porto Viro, Chioggia You can visit the village’s bustling once-a-week market—a colourful and boisterous scene, and quintessentially Italian.

6 Venice, Italy

Venice Islands (Burano, Mazzorbo, Torcello) Venice is an island surrounded by hundreds of smaller islands, three of which you’ll visit today: Burano, famous for its lace-makers and houses painted in bright colours; Mazzorbo, where you’ll taste a historic golden-hued wine; and Torcello, home to beautiful Byzantine mosaics.

7 Venice

Lovers of food and wine flock to Italy to immerse themselves in a true farm-to-table epicurean experience. If that sounds like you, you’ll love today’s walking tour to the famous fish and produce market next to the Rialto Bridge. Prefer a more visual feast? Join an art historian for a highlights tour of the Accademia gallery.

8 Venice

Disembark the ship and transfer to the airport for your return flight to London.

* Prices are per person based on two adults sharing. Prices may change at any time without notice.

What's Included

  • All Inclusive Cruise
  • Coach Transfers
  • Drinks Package
  • Escorted Tour Manager
  • Flights
  • Free Wifi
  • Gratuities
  • Private Transfers
  • Shore Excursions
  • Speciality Dining

Extra Benefits

  • ★ City Tours
  • ★ Cruise Excursions
  • ★ FREE Unlimited Beverage Package
  • ★ Gratuities Included
  • ★ Premium All Inclusive
  • ★ Private Transfers
  • ★ Speciality Dining Experience
* Prices are per person based on two adults sharing. Prices may change at any time without notice.
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