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Venice & its Lagoon

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Venice & its Lagoon

5 Days by Air or 8 Days by Coach - 5% discount

Tour prices from only £845

Venice, the 'Queen of the Adriatic', is the only city in the world which is built entirely on water. Venice and its Lagoon is a unique achievement of art, architecture and struggle against the elements. The old historical centre of the city is situated on 118 islands of the Venetian Lagoon. Its singular appearance and wealth of art treasures make it unique. It is criss-crossed by more than 150 canals and 400 bridges. Visit the heart of Venice, the vast Piazza San Marco with its great architectural showpieces. Your cruise ship the MS Michelangelo provides the perfect base to explore this fascinating city. 

This wonderful 5 or 8 day Venice & its Lagoon tour comes with a 5% discount saving when you book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

Venice & its Lagoon
Holiday Itinerary

Holiday Itinerary

Day 1: Embark in Venice

Step aboard the MS Michelangelo - enjoy a welcome cocktail and meet the crew

Day 2: Venice

After breakfast, join an optional visit to Doge’s Palace, then return to the ship and cruise the lagoon. This afternoon,  onsider an optional excursion to the islands of Burano, famous for its lacework, and Murano, known for its ancestral glassblowing. Enjoy 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 and continue home.

Departure Dates & Prices by Coach 2017 - Tour Code RRITACC

Departure Dates & Prices by Coach 2017 - Tour Code RRITACC

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
February 19*
£889
£845
June 18
£964
£916
May 21
£964
£916
September 24
£964
£916
Prices are based on Twin main deck cabin. Upgrades are available - call for details * Tour available from departure code Y.  Single supplement £264. Dep code X
 
 Return travel from the UK by air to Venice
• 4 nights all inclusive cruise
• Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager
• FREE drinks on board including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, fruit juice, soft drinks, specialty coffees and tea
Departure Dates & Prices by Air 2017 - Tour Code RAITAC

Departure Dates & Prices by Air 2017 - Tour Code RAITAC

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
February 21
£894
£850
June 20
£969
£921
May 23
£969
£921
September 26
£969
£921
Prices are based on Twin main deck cabin. Upgrades are available - call for details. Air holidays are based on flights with Jet2 from Manchester, regional departures are available call for details (supplements may apply) Single supplement £164. 
 
 Return travel from the UK by air to Venice
• 4 nights all inclusive cruise
• Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager
• FREE drinks on board including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, fruit juice, soft drinks, specialty coffees and tea

Disclaimer: Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website.

All holidays subject to Shearings Terms & Conditions..

Shearings Holidays

Venice & its Lagoon

5 Days by Air or 8 Days by Coach - 5% discount

Tour prices from only £845

Venice, the 'Queen of the Adriatic', is the only city in the world which is built entirely on water. Venice and its Lagoon is a unique achievement of art, architecture and struggle against the elements. The old historical centre of the city is situated on 118 islands of the Venetian Lagoon. Its singular appearance and wealth of art treasures make it unique. It is criss-crossed by more than 150 canals and 400 bridges. Visit the heart of Venice, the vast Piazza San Marco with its great architectural showpieces. Your cruise ship the MS Michelangelo provides the perfect base to explore this fascinating city. 

This wonderful 5 or 8 day Venice & its Lagoon tour comes with a 5% discount saving when you book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

Discount of 5% on Shearings river cruise holidays. To book tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535 and quote rivercruiseholidays.com ref: S9991 + Shearings tour code. 

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Holiday Highlights

Holiday Highlights

  • Cruise the enchanting Lagoon of Venice
  • Explore romantic Venice’s many sights
  • Discover the ancient town of Chioggia
Your Ship: MS Michelangelo

Your Ship: MS Michelangelo

The MS Michelangelo was built in 2000 and refurbished in 2006, the ship offers a comfortable accommodation for 158 passengers. The interior has facilities including a lounge area, bar, dance floor, tasteful dining room, gift shop and a large spacious sun deck.

All 78 cabins are fully equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe, central heating/air conditioning, 220V electricity and radiophone. There are 28 cabins located on the Upper Deck and 50 cabins on the Main Deck.

Delicious food served on board with an extensive buffet breakfast, with lunch and dinner with a French inspiration. There is also a fine wine menu available on board.

Click here for deck plan and images

Optional excursions

Optional excursions

  • Boat trip to the islands of Burano and Murano
  • Guided visit to St Mark’s Square and the Doge’s Palace
  • Guided tour of Padua
  • Visit to see the art of gondola making

Book optional excursions on board from only €40. Pre-book now to secure your place