Venice & the Gems of Northern Italy

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Cruise Overview

  • Duration 7 nights
  • Departs 16 Jun 2019
  • Sails from Venice
  • Ship River Countess
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1333248‍

Your Itinerary

Venice sunset

Venice Sun 16 Jun 2019

Venice sunset

With a maze of canals threaded through the city and hints of history to be found on every corner, it’s easy to see why Venice is considered one of the most beautiful and charming destinations in the world.

Venice sunset

Venice Mon 17 Jun 2019

Venice sunset

Explore iconic sites as well as quiet lanes and secret spots known only to locals with an expert guide. Also, on deck today: a scenic cruise around the Venetian Lagoon. Enjoy a special Captain’s Welcome Reception and Dinner

★ Featured Excursion ★

Venice walking discovery tour

Chioggia, Italy

Chioggia Tue 18 Jun 2019

Chioggia, Italy

Sail from Venice, through the lagoon, passing the huge ongoing fl ood-control project called MOSE, designed to protect Venice from rising seawater. Arrive in Chioggia and join a local expert and stroll around the picturesque fi shing village, a popular place for artists, or “Go Active” with a bike ride along the beaches lining the lagoon to enjoy the spectacular sweeping views. If weather permits, take a small boat out to the lagoon to take part in a mussel harvest

★ Featured Excursions ★

Enjoy a Chioggia walking discovery tour OR an exclusive guided “Let's Go” bicycle tour of Chioggia’s beaches OR Chioggia mussel harvesting experience

*Please be advised that excursions may differ for 2018 sailings*

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Polesella (for Bologna or Ferrara), Italy Wed 19 Jun 2019

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If you have an appetite for pasta, head to Bologna – the heart of Italian culinary traditions – and learn how to make (and eat!) your own lunch. Or indulge your appetite for art with an excursion to Ferrara, an ancient center for the arts that once rivaled Medici Florence

★ Featured Excursions ★

Exclusive pasta-making workshop and lunch in Bologna OR half-day excursion to Ferrara with lunch on board

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Taglio di Po Thu 20 Jun 2019

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Chioggia, Italy

Chioggia Thu 20 Jun 2019

Chioggia, Italy

Dip into a lively local scene with a stroll through Chioggia to visit the once-a-week bustling market. This evening, sail back to Venice

★ Featured Excursions ★

Chioggia market 

Enjoy an extremely rare after-hours visit to St. Mark’s Basilica – exclusively for Uniworld guests

Venice sunset

Venice Island (Burano, Mazzorbo & Torcello) Fri 21 Jun 2019

Venice sunset

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 eyepopping colours; Mazzorbo, where you’ll taste a historic golden-hued wine; and Torcello, home to beautiful Byzantine mosaics

★ Featured Excursion ★

Full-day tour of “The Magical Islands of Venice”

Venice sunset

Venice Sat 22 Jun 2019

Venice sunset

Enjoy a walking tour to the famous fi sh and produce market next to the Rialto Bridge. Or, join an art historian for a highlights tour of the Accademia gallery. Enjoy a special Captain’s Farewell Reception and Dinner this evening

★ Featured Excursions ★

Exclusive “Do as the Locals Do” Venice walking tour OR “Venetian Painters at the Accademia” tour with art historian guide

Venice sunset

Venice Sun 23 Jun 2019

Venice sunset

With a maze of canals threaded through the city and hints of history to be found on every corner, it’s easy to see why Venice is considered one of the most beautiful and charming destinations in the world.

What's included *

  • Enjoy an extremely rare after-hours visit to St. Mark’s Basilica
  • Elegantly appointed riverview staterooms and suites with luxurious amenities from Hermes and L’Occitane en Provence
  • In-suite butler service on all ships in Europe (not available in Russia & Portugal)
  • Stays at luxurious and centrally located five-star hotels where applicable
  • All gratuities on board and ashore including local guides and bus drivers (gratuities included vary in Russia and Asia)
  • All transportation throughout the trip
  • All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • Unlimited beverages on board including local wines, sparkling wines and champagne, craft beer and premium spirits (inclusions vary for Russia and Asia)
  • A variety of on board dining experiences with open seating and a casual-elegant dress code
  • Local entertainment & insightful lectures on board
  • Ship-wide Wi-Fi access (excludes Russia & Asia)
  • Fully escorted excursions with English-speaking local guides
  • Services of a dedicated Uniworld Cruise/Tour Manager
  • Brexit Protection Guarantee - we guarantee the price of your holiday will not increase, plus you are fully protected by ABTA & ATOL

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Outside Cabin

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m). Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, built-in closets, hair dryer, safe, direct-dial telephone, individual climate-controlled thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre. Marble bathroom with L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers.

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Classic

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, built-in closets, hair dryer, safe, direct-dial telephone, individual climate-controlled thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre Marble bathroom with L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers

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Deluxe

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, built-in closets, hair dryer, safe, direct-dial telephone, individual climate-controlled thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre Marble bathroom with L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers

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Balcony Cabin

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) with a French balcony. Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, built-in closets, hair dryer, safe, direct-dial telephone, individual climate-control thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre. Marble bathroom with L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers.

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French Balcony

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) with a French balcony Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, built-in closets, hair dryer, safe, direct-dial telephone, individual climate-control thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre Marble bathroom with L’Occitane en Provence bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers

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Suite

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Lavishly appointed riverview suite (214 sq ft - 20 sq m) with a French balcony. Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, built-in closets, hair dryer, safe, direct-dial telephone, individual climate-controlled thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre. Marble bathroom with L’Occitane en Provence and Hermes bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers. Additional special amenities and services include: in-suite butler service; packing and unpacking assistance; in-room breakfast; daily fruit and cookie plate, and an elegant evening snack; iPod dock; Nespresso coffee machine and fine teas; fully stocked mini bar; bottle of wine upon arrival; shoe shine; free laundry service.

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