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Until 18 Feb 19
7 day/6 night cruise from
per person share twin StateroomFlights are additional
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.
✔ 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 Bella Vita
From $5795 per person share twin
Travel: 24, 31 Mar, 07, 14 Apr, 28 Jul, Aug, 13, 20 Oct 19
From $5216 per person share twin
Travel: 21 Jul 19
From $5770 per person share twin
Travel: 28 Apr, 09 Jun, 07 Jul 19
From $6411 per person share twin
Travel: 21 Apr, May, 02, 16, 23, 30 Jun, 14 Jul, Sep, 06 Oct 19
BONUS Includes *10% off per Stateroom when you book a cruise departing 28 Apr, 09 Jun, 07 & 21 Jul 19 and pay a deposit by 18 Feb 19.
• 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 departing 10-17 August 2019. Included will be front stall seats to enjoy a performance of the acclaimed opera Puccini’s “Tosca”, 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 supplement amount and further details.
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Travel is Set departures Mar-Oct 19 and sales valid to 18 Feb 19. Price advertised includes 10% off per Stateroom when you book a cruise departing 28 Apr, 09 Jun, 07 & 21 Jul 19 and pay a deposit by 18 Feb. 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
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