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Venice for Families

Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,008

Head on a family-friendly journey through Venice to discover its main highlights. Your whole family will get engaged as you head on a scavenger hunt through St. Mark’s Basilica, explore Doge’s Palace, and enjoy a boat cruise to three famous islands of the Venetian Lagoon.


This 4-day Italian vacation takes you and your family through Venice to explore its cultural and historical highlights.

Your trip to Italy showcases Venice, the gorgeous city of canals that used to be a capital of commerce and culture. Built on a lagoon of 117 islands in the Adriatic Sea, Venice remains one of Europe’s most-cherished destinations. Staying in a 4-star hotel in the heart of the city, you’ll explore Venice in the company of an expert guide who brings the city’s history and culture to life. Head to St. Mark’s Square to tour St. Mark’s Basilica and Doge’s Palace and uncover the fascinating stories and centuries-old mystery of these incredible landmarks. Skip the line and explore the basilica as your children head on a scavenger hunt. Afterwards, head to Doge’s Palace and cross the fated Bridge of Sighs. The next day, sail to three of Venice’s most fascinating islands. On Murano, visit a glass factory and learn about the Venetian art of glass blowing. On Burano, admire the bright-coloured fishermen’s houses and learn about its famous lace. Finally, on Torcello, see the mosaics in the cathedral and visit the Church of Santa Fosca. During the rest of your time in Venice, ride a gondola along the canal, wind through the narrow alleyways and side streets, and indulge on incredible Italian cuisine that your whole family will enjoy. At the end of your stay, head to the airport to continue your onward journey.

This trip to Venice is an excellent addition to a longer Italian vacation for you and your family.


 

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Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,008

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Day 1

Venice Marco Polo Airport to Venice Hotel with Grand Canal Surcharge

Duration1 Hour

Hotel Tiziano

The Hotel Tiziano is located in a neighbourhood where you can feel the romantic atmosphere of Venice: the streets and squares are truly genuine, suspended between art, history and daily life, and far from the areas of the mass tourism. Hotel Tiziano is set in a 15th-century building in the Dorsoduro district, near the Church of San Nicolo dei Mendicoli, one of the most beautiful churches in the heart of Venice. The famous Churches St. Nicolo dei Mendicoli or Angello Raffaele are only several metres from the front door.

Meal Plan Buffet Breakfast
Duration3 Nights
Accommodation

Hotel Tiziano

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    Hotel Tiziano



    The Hotel Tiziano is located in a neighbourhood where you can feel the romantic atmosphere of Venice: the streets and squares are truly genuine, suspended between art, history and daily life, and far from the areas of the mass tourism. Hotel Tiziano is set in ...

    The Hotel Tiziano is located in a neighbourhood where you can feel the romantic atmosphere of Venice: the streets and squares are truly genuine, suspended between art, history and daily life, and far from the areas of the mass tourism. Hotel Tiziano is set in a 15th-century building in the Dorsoduro district, near the Church of San Nicolo dei Mendicoli, one of the most beautiful churches in the heart of Venice. The famous Churches St. Nicolo dei Mendicoli or Angello Raffaele are only several metres from the front door.

    Facilities

    • Express Check In/Out
    • Internet Access - Wireless
    • Multi-lingual Staff
    • Reception (Limited hours)
    • Smoke Free Hotel

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Day 2

Treasure Hunt in Venice

Explore Saint Mark's Basilica & the Doge's Palace on this family friendly tour! Visit and learn a great deal about the religious center, Saint Mark's Basilica, and the economic and political center, Doge's Palace! Forget about the boring history lessons, this tour is filled with entertaining stories, fun facts and century-old mysteries led by a child-friendly professional tour guide that will engage the whole family with riddles and animated stories. Your children will also receive their own scavenger hunt treasure map. Enter Saint Mark's Basilica with skip-the-line access and Doge's Palace. Stay alert and continue to collect clues while the tour guide shares the child-friendly facts about the powerful Doges who used to ruled the land. The adventure continues past old-fashioned cannon balls and through the infamous interrogation rooms before we cross the notorious Bridge of Sighs, ending the tour and completing our treasure hunt.

Duration2 Hours
Day 3

Murano, Burano and Torcello

After sailing past the island of San Giorgio Maggiore, the Public Gardens, the tip of Sant' Elena and the famous Lido beach resort, the boat arrives in Murano, known throughout the world for its glass manufacturing industry. Here you stop for around 40 minutes to visit to one of the factories. The second stop is at the picturesque island of Burano, famous not only for its lace but also for the fishermen's houses painted in bright colours. The stop will last about 30 minutes. Then after a short cruise, you reach Torcello, the earliest centre of civilization in the estuary. Only the Cathedral with its magnificent mosaics and the church of Santa Fosca remain as testimony of its former glory. The stop will be for about 30 minutes before returning to St.Mark's Square.

Highlights: The Lagoon Islands - Murano, Burano and Torcello

Duration4 Hours
Day 4

Venice Hotel to Venice Marco Polo Airport with Grand Canal Surcharge

Duration1 Hour

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DEPARTURES:

Daily.

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Airport transfers
  • 3 nights' fist class accommodation
  • Breakfast daily
  • Half day Venice Treasure Hunt private excursion
  • Half day Murano, Burano and Torcello shared excursion

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

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8 Jul 2019
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