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Venice and its Lagoon

Example 5 Day Cruise aboard MS Michelangelo
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Experience the sights of Venice on this 5-day tour of its tranquil lagoon. Visit the small islands of Burano and Murano and stop at the port of Chioggia as you sail the waterway.

Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Venice
Day 2 : Venice / Burano / Murano / Venice
Day 3 : Venice
Day 4 : Venice / Chioggia
Day 5 : Venice


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Day 1 Venice

Board the Michelangelo at 6:00 PM and settle into your cabin. Attend a welcome cocktail party in the lounge and meet the crew. After enjoying dinner on board, discover Venice and all of its sights by foot. The ship will remain in port overnight.

Day 2 Venice / Burano / Murano / Venice

Spend a relaxing morning cruising in the lagoon. Return to Venice in time for lunch and disembark for an optional private sightseeing trip by boat to the islands of Burano, famous for their lacework, and Murano, known worldwide for its ancestral glass blowing techniques. Return to the ship in the evening for dinner and head to the lounge for evening entertainment.

Day 3 Venice

After eating breakfast on board, join an optional guided visit of Doge's palace and the famous St. Mark's square. Return to the ship in time for lunch, followed by a free afternoon to explore Venice at your own pace.

Day 4 Venice / Chioggia

Relax during breakfast on board and enjoy the cruise across the Venice Lagoon. Reach Chioggia in the mid-morning. Explore the town on your own before reboarding for lunch, then take an optional afternoon tour of Padua. Known as the town of St Anthony, Padua is also a pilgrimage town, full of artistic treasures. Following a visit to the 'Santo' basilica, dedicated to St. Anthony, stroll through the historic town center and discover the Pedrocchi coffee house, popular with Padua locals. Meanwhile, the boat will cruise back to Venice where you will join it in the evening. At the end of the day, enjoy a gala dinner and evening on board.

Day 5 Venice

Enjoy one last breakfast on board before disembarking at the passenger terminal in Venice.

MS Michelangelo

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51 cabins (44 twins, 2 single cabins, 4 cabins with a double bed, 1 suite) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
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27 twin cabins with large windows equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.


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Double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
All excursions mentioned in the itinerary
Welcome cocktail
Assistance from onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
Onboard entertainment
Gala dinner and evening
Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
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