River cruises are a relaxing and great way of seeing fascinating cities, historic landmarks and beautiful countryside. Welcoming ships travel along some of the most scenic rivers in the world, you can enjoy historic cities, stunning scenery and quaint villages as you cruise. With so many holidays to choose from it’s no wonder that river cruise holidays are so popular.
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.
5 Days by Air or 8 Days by Coach - 5% discount
River cruise ships are specially designed to navigate the world’s great rivers and waterways and provide passengers with hotel standard comfort and a great dinning experience. On a river cruise you need never struggle with a foreign language, decipher a map, read a road sign, or even pick up a guidebook. Just sit back and let the world glide by.