Embark on a magical cruise in the heart of Venice to celebrate Christmas. Visit Venice and its famous landmarks such as San Marco Square and the Doge's Palace. You will also have the chance to attend Christmas mass in Venice. Do not miss out on towns with unique architecture such as Padua, stretching around a charming medieval center dotted with small squares and grand palaces.
THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE
- All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
- Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
- Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
- Headsets are included for excursions
- Official welcome from the captain and crew
- Onboard activities
- Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
- All port fees included
- Prepaid Classic Sightseeing package
- Romantic Christmas Eve in Venice
- Padua, town of St Anthony
- The Venetian Lagoon islands or Burano and Murano
- The Doge's palace and St. Mark's Square
- Midnight Mass in Venice(2-3)
- Christmas present
- Christmas Eve dinner including wine
Day 1: 22 December: Venice
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail.
Day 2: 23 December: Venice - Chioggia (Or Surroundings) - Venice
We'll cruise through the magnificent bay of Venice all the way to Chioggia. This afternoon, we'll set out on a guided tour of Padua, which is probably one of the most important artistic towns in Italy. Afterwards, we'll cruise back to Venice. Enjoy time on your own this evening.
Day 3: 24 December: Venice - Burano - Murano - Venice
This morning, enjoy free time in Venice or join us on an excursion via private boat to visit the islands of the Venetian Lagoon: Burano, famous for its lacework, and Murano, home to Venice's glassmaking industry since the late 13th century. This afternoon, join us for a guided tour of the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Square. Tonight is our Christmas Eve dinner and evening. Midnight Mass will be celebrated in Venice(2-3).
Day 4: 25 December: Venice
Enjoy a free day in Venice. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.
Day 5: 26 December: Venice
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking in Venice at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.
Your cruise on full board from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day - onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists) - accommodation in a double air-conditioned cabin with shower and WC - entertainment - the assistance of our hostess on board - Christmas present - Christmas Eve dinner including wine - the welcome cocktail - gala dinner - travel assistance/repatriation insurance - all port fees - prepaid classic sightseeing package.
Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - cancellation/baggage insurance - transfer by coach(3) - personal expenses.