Your Cruise Itinerary - Venice & its Lagoon
Day 1: Embark in Venice
Step aboard the MS Michelangelo - enjoy a welcome cocktail and meet the crew.
Day 2: Venice
After breakfast we can join an optional visit to Doge’s Palace, then return to the ship and cruise the lagoon to Mazzorbo. This afternoon there is an optional excursion to visit the islands of Burano, famous for its lacework and Murano, known for its ancestral glassblowing. There will be dinner and dancing on board this evening.
Day 3: Venice
After breakfast, there is an optional guided tour to discover the manufacture of handcrafted gondolas. This afternoon, enjoy free time in Venice - this city is famous for its marvellous architecture and incredible heritage. Discover its iconic sights, such as the Grand Canal, St Mark’s Square, and the beautiful Basilica
Day 4: Venice – Chioggia (or nearby) – Venice
We cruise across the magnificent Bay of Venice to Chioggia, a port city of Roman origin, this morning. Enjoy lunch on board before an optional excursion to Padua, the pilgrimage town of St Antoine di Padova. Take a stroll through the historical town centre and discover the famous ‘Pedrocchi coffee house’. We re-join the ship in Venice; spend the final night on board enjoying a gala evening of music and dancing.
Day 5: Disembark in Venice
Disembark after breakfast. Air passengers travel home. Coach passengers travel to Lake Garda, the largest and one of the most attractive of the Italian lakes. With its amazing scenery and excellent nearby destinations, this is the ideal place to enjoy a two night stay in a carefully selected minimum 3 star standard hotel including dinner and breakfast. Then we continue our journey home. (coach passengers only)
Departure dates & prices 2018 - 5 or 10 days by coach or air - 5% discount on all date
Shearings brochure price from £969
Travel 55 discount price from £921
Tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535 and quote Travel 55 ref: S9990 + tour code RRITACA or RAITAF
|*The prices quoted here are based on Shearings lead in prices and will fluctuate as and when departure dates are taken up. For the latest up to date prices check with Shearings when you book. Don't forget to quote Travel 55 code S9990 to receive your 5% discount. Tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535.
March 15 by coach £921
May 17 by air £1002
- 10 days by coach : holiday code: RRITACA : dep code: X
- 5 days by air : holiday code RAITAC
Prices are based on Twin Main Deck cabin, upgrades are available see website for details. Air holidays are based on ﬂights with British Airways from London Heathrow, regional departures are available call for details (supplements may apply). Please note: additional dates are available by air call for details.
All holidays subject to Shearings Terms and Conditions. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors on the website.