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Luxury Barging 2018 – La Bella Vita, Venice, Italy

7 days/6 night cruise from $5152 per person share twin
Flights are additional
20% OFF

7 days/6 night cruise from
per person share twinFlights are additional

Luxury Barging 2018 – La Bella Vita, Venice, Italy        

A cruise aboard La Bella Vita on the Venetian Lagoon, River Po and Canal Bianco between Venice and the lakeside Renaissance city of Mantua is a truly magical experience. There is the opportunity to enjoy diverse landscapes and nature en route, from colourful lagoon islands to wild beach dunes and pine woods full of birdlife. The itinerary includes fascinating guided tours of Ferrara, Mantua and Chioggia which give a real insight into the many cultures – Renaissance, Roman, Etruscan, Byzantine – that have influenced this region of Italy for centuries.

Deal ​Includes
6 night luxury cruise
 Local transfers to and from the barge

 All meals and beverages
 Chauffeured and guided sightseeing

 Use of all barge facilities such as bicycles
Flights are additional


La Bell​a Vita

From $5152* per person share twin 
Travel dates: 10 Jun 18 (deposit by 03 Apr 18)
From $5902 per person share twin 
Travel dates: 25 Mar; 22, 29 Jul; Aug; 14, 21, 28 Oct 18
From $6439 per person share twin 
Travel dates: 22, 29 Apr; May; Jun; 01, 08, 15 Jul; Sep; 07 Oct 18

Bonus Includes *20% off per Stateroom when you book a cruise departing 10 Jun 18 and pay a deposit by 03 Apr 18 

Free Gondola Ride through Venice: For guests aboard La Bella Vita on the following departures: 6 May, 10, 24  Jun 18

Tour of historic Venice, The Naval Museum and the Pavilion of Gondolas
Cruise on the Canal of the Orphans past picturesque lagoon islands
Tour of Chioggia with its Roman, Etruscan and Byzantine history
 Visit to Chioggia’s colourful fish market
 Dinner ashore at the 17thC stately home Villa Ca’Zen
Private visit to the wine cellars of Villa Widmann-Borletti
Tour of the Schifanoia Palace in Ferrara
Visit Mantua’s Ducal Palace and gardens, or the Doge’s Palace in Venice

Opera Cruise Addon Option

La Bella Vita offers special Opera Cruises in July and August. Included will be front stall seats to enjoy a performance of an acclaimed opera such as Aida or Carmen, in the magnificent setting of the Roman amphitheatre, the Arena di Verona; other opera-themed excursions; an extra night’s stay in a 4 star hotel; an extra dinner at the Opera Museum. Please contact us for further details.

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Terms and Conditions

Travel is for set departures Mar-Oct 18 and sales valid to 30 May 18. Price advertised includes 20% off per Stateroom when you book a cruise departing 10 Jun 18 and pay a deposit by 03 Apr 18. This is a sample itinerary and is subject to change – please ask your house of travel about further itineraries and other great offers. Conditions apply. Prices are in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only. All prices and packages are subject to availability at time of booking. All travel must be commenced and completed as specified. Some surcharges and closeout periods may apply – please ask your House of Travel consultant for full details. Valid for new bookings only. Please note: La Bella Vita usually cruises on the Bianco Canal, however the Italian Waterways Authority occasionally advise that the cruise should operate on the River Po which runs parallel to the Bianco Canal. The Waterways Authority give notice of any changes 1 day prior to sailing, therefore you would be informed on arrival by the Captain should this situation occur. Excursions would operate as advertised and would not be affected. Amendment & cancellation fees may apply. Airfares are additional. Contact House of Travel on 0800 713 715 for more information and the best airfare to match your holiday. Supplier Code: HOTP

Sale Period

Until 30 May 18

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