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Embark on a timeless journey through Venice, the city of canals, on our 22 archaeological site visits that are part of an array of Cruises for 2024. Venice, a city steeped in history and romance, offers travelers an unparalleled experience into the past with its well-preserved architectural wonders and ancient artifacts. Over these tours spanning from 8 to 12 days, you'll glide along serene waterways, explore hidden alleys and discover relics that tell tales of bygone eras. With prices beginning at just $2,830 to $38,380, your adventure through Italy's floating masterpiece will be both enriching and unforgettable. To craft your own Venetian saga filled with culture and elegance aboard luxurious small ships or during intimate land tours, contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip.
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Cape Drastis at Corfu island in Greece
$3,130
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Italy, Montenegro & Croatia

Venice to Rome - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Ride in a gondola in Venice
  • Visit the town of Rovinj
  • Call in at Kotor, Montenegro
  • Join an optional tour to Pompeii
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy one of the most stunning destinations in Europe, the Eastern Mediterranean, aboard the luxury tall ship the Royal Clipper. Sail to Italy, Croatia, and Montenegro from Venice. Discover the heavenly scent of lavender in the fields and valleys around the island of Hvar. In Dubrovnik, the sense …
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St.Blaise Church, Dubrovnik
$3,130
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Italy, Montenegro & Croatia

Rome to Venice - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Explore the Sistine Chapel
  • Snorkel at Palmarola
  • Visit the medieval city of Kotor
  • Cruise through Venice's canals
Starts / Ends:
Civitavecchia / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail aboard the tall ship Royal Clipper from Rome to Venice on this 12-day expedition. Fall asleep to the gentle rhythms of the ship and sea, and awake refreshed and ready to explore a new destination. Experience friendly and gracious service and a delightful menu of international foods from the …
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Discover distinctive Venetian architecture
$6,304
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Classic Italy

Venice to Rome - 10 Day Itinerary
  • Ride the gondola in Venetian canals
  • Discover the Sistine Chapel
  • Explore the Vatican Museums
  • Marvel at the architecture in Siena
  • Savor authentic Tuscan cuisine
  • Enjoy the Tuscan countryside
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Rose Garden Palace
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Cooking Classes, Local Market Visits, Village Visits, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a journey through the timeless beauty of Italy with this 10-day classic tour. Get ready to be awestruck by the splendor of Venice and Florence before heading to the eternal city of Rome. Discover the magic of Venice as you glide through the grand canals on a traditional gondola ride while …
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Turquoise sea of Hvar island
$2,830
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Italy, Montenegro & Croatia

11 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Ride in a gondola in Venice
  • Visit the town of Rovinj
  • Call in at Kotor, Montenegro
  • Join an optional tour to Pompeii
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail to Italy, Croatia, and Montenegro from Venice. Discover the heavenly scent of lavender in the fields and valleys around the island of Hvar. In Dubrovnik, the sense of awe never fails to descend when you set eyes on the beauty of the old town. Barrel under full sail through the narrow Strait of …
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Golden hour in Venice's famed Piazza San Marco
$4,770
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The Best of Croatia

Venice - Venice - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover Venice's canals and bridge
  • Experience Krka Waterfalls
  • Wander through beautiful Dubrovnik
  • Get a taste of local cuisines
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Variable
Discover the beauty of the Adriatic on an exceptional 8-day cruise in Croatia and Montenegro. Aboard L'Austral, fall under the spell of the hidden treasures of the Dalmatian coast and its turquoise waters. Explore Venice, with its canals lined with multi-colored stonework, criss-crossed with …
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View of Valletta
$6,740
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The artistic Adriatic and the Pinault Collection - Palazzo Grassi

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Explore Valletta
  • Experience Syracuse
  • Discover Otrante
  • Admire Dubrovnik
Starts / Ends:
Valletta / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a 9-day cruise to explore the cultural and artistic treasures of the Ionian and Adriatic Seas aboard the Le Bougainville. Along the way, enjoy captivating lectures from Pinault Collection experts. The journey will take you to Malta, Montenegro, Croatia, and Italy, with private visits to …
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View of Hvar, Croatia
$6,675
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The Enchanting Croatian Coast

Venice - Bari - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud
  • Explore charming towns
  • Explore Doge's Palace in Venice
  • Discover Zadar
  • Discover Split
  • Discover Hvar and Dubrovnik
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Bari
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 8-dayThe Enchanting Croatian Coast Cruise from Venice to Bari aboard the Sea Cloud, set sail on a sun-soaked adventure through the Adriatic Sea, exploring charming towns and savoring history, culture, and natural beauty. Begin in Venice, where exclusive small-ship access takes you up close …
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View of Hvar harbor
$11,990
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Croatian Coast and the Best of Adriatic

Venice - Dubrovnik - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Azzurra
  • Explore Rovinj
  • Experience the attractions of Zadar
  • Discover Sibenik
  • Marvel at Hvar Town
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Dubrovnik
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Begin your 8-day cruise of discovery in Venice, the gateway to Croatia. Cruise aboard the Emerald Azzurra and explore some of the Adriatic's most iconic destinations, including Rovinj, Zadar, Sibenik, Hvar, Split, Korcula, and Dubrovnik. Take a tour of Rovinj and visit the hilltop church of St. …
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Explore beautiful Venice, Italy with Emerald Cruises
$12,790
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Coastal Gems of Italy & Croatia

Venice - Rome - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Sakara
  • Enjoy beach at Giardini Naxos
  • Explore the far east of Italy
  • Discover Dubrovnik's Old Town
  • Discover Crotone's mythical charm
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
The cruise begins in Venice, where you'll board the Emerald Cruises yacht for an 8-day exploration of Italy and Croatia. In Sorrento, the inspiration for Dickens and Tolstoy, relishes romantic views over the Bay of Naples. Giardini Naxos enchants with its horseshoe-shaped bay and vibrant …
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Relax on the beaches of the Greek Mediterranean
$5,810
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Cruising the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea: Venice to Athens with Smithsonian Journeys

Venice - Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore the Dalmatian Coast
  • Discover UNESCO Heritage Sites
  • Roam Dubrovnik's medieval streets
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Variable
Experience an 8-day cruise along the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea aboard L'Austral. Departing from Venice, delve into the allure of Hvar and Mostar's restored Ottoman charm. Discover Dubrovnik's medieval marvels before sailing to Kotor's Montenegro gem and Albania's …
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View from the half way up the hill to the fortress on Hvar Island
$6,380
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9th annual Piano Festival at Sea

Venice - Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore ancient cities
  • Experience Rovinj and Hvar
  • Discover Dubrovnik and Kotor
  • Explore Corfu and Delphi
  • Musical cruise with Radio Classique
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Land & Sea Exploration, Small Ship Sailing, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Join this 8-day Piano Festival at Sea cruise with Radio Classique on L'Austral through the Mediterranean, from the Aegean Sea to the Adriatic Sea! In partnership with Radio Classique, explore the coastlines of Italy, Croatia, Montenegro, and Greece, with featured guest Alain Duault. Immerse in …
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Wander through the preserved structures of Dubrovnik
$6,790
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Cruising the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea: Venice to Athens with Smithsonian Journeys

Venice - Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Explore the Dalmatian Coast
  • Discover UNESCO Heritage Sites
  • Experience the nightlife
  • Discover Corinth Canal and Itea
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the cities and towns along the Dalmatian Coast in the eastern part of the Adriatic Sea on this 8-day Expedition Cruise with Smithsonian Journeys from Venice to Athens aboard Le Bougainville. Cross the Corinth Canal, and reach Itea the following day. Explore up to six UNESCO World Heritage …
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Golden hour in Venice's famed Piazza San Marco
$5,290
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The Best of Croatia

Venice - Venice - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover Venice's canals and bridge
  • Experience Krka Waterfalls
  • Wander through beautiful Dubrovnik
  • Get a taste of local cuisines
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Variable
Discover the beauty of the Adriatic on an exceptional 8-day cruise in Croatia and Montenegro. Aboard L'Austral, fall under the spell of the hidden treasures of the Dalmatian coast and its turquoise waters. Explore Venice, with its canals lined with multi-colored stonework, criss-crossed with …
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Taormina, Italy
$6,350
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Fusina to Civitavecchia

9 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Explore La Serenissima
  • Marvel in Kotor's charming old town
  • Experience culture of Albania
  • Visit Gallipoli & Taormina
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Variable
Experience a captivating 9-day Mediterranean cruise aboard Silver Whisper, setting sail from Fusina to Civitavecchia. This enchanting voyage promises not only breathtaking weather but also a collection of exquisite destinations. Embark from Venice, renowned as "La Serenissima," and relish …
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Enjoy the rugged landscape and charming city of Zadar
$11,420
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Back to Summer On The Azure Adriatic

Venice - Valletta - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud II
  • Explore the charm of Rovinj
  • Journey through streets in Korcula
  • Witness Lecce's Baroque charm
  • Experience Roman-Venetian fusion
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Valletta
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on an 11-day cruise aboard Sea Cloud II, back to summer on the azure Adriatic. Starting in Venice, a city of canals, palaces, and art, welcomes you with its charm. Rovinj, a slice of Venetian history, offers Mediterranean delights and Istrian wines. Zadar showcases its rich history through …
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Brilliant blue of Venice's lagoon
$7,399
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Lyrical Lands

Venice - Athens - 10 Day Itinerary aboard World Traveller
  • Enjoy The Floating City of Venice
  • Sail through the Corinth Canal
  • Discover Montenegro's landscapes
  • Kayak and hike along Hvar's coast
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Variable
Set sail from Venice on a 10-day Adriatic cruise. Visit Dubrovnik, Kotor, and Corfu, experiencing their unique sights. Enjoy local seafood in Venice, then head to Ancona, Italy. Hvar Island offers beautiful views and ancient sites. In Dubrovnik, explore the Old Town and relax on Lokrum …
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St.Blaise Church, Dubrovnik
$2,880
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Greece, Montenegro & Croatia

Athens - Venice - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Star Clipper
  • View beautiful Mykonos
  • Walk through sacred temples
  • Discover historic Dubrovnik
  • Explore the lovely Cres Town
  • Visit inviting Korcula
Starts / Ends:
Piraeus / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover some of the most breathtaking destinations in Europe on this 12-day cruisefrom Athens to Venice aboard the Star Clipper. The lushest of all the Greek Islands, Corfu, lies just a stone's throw from the Albanian coast. Hvar is idyllically located just off the Dalmatian Coast, the island …
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Gondola on Canal Grande at Sunset, Venice
$5,760
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From the City of the Gods to the City of the Doges with the Paris Opera Ballet

Athens - Venice - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover Athens
  • Explore lively districts like Plaka
  • Experience the Corinth Canal
  • Visit the Delphi Sanctuary
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on an 8-day cruise from the city of the gods to the city of the doges with the Paris Opera Ballet aboard L'Austral. Begin in Athens, where the lively districts of Plaka and key attractions like the National Archaeological Museum await. Witness the marvel of the Corinth Canal, cutting …
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