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Venice, It's Lagoon & Lake Garda

 

Rialto Bridge, Venice
  • Overview

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    • Cruise the enchanting Lagoon of Venice
    • Explore romantic Venice’s many sights
    • Discover the ancient town of Chioggia

    The MS Michelangelo provides the perfect base to explore Venice’s heart, the vast Piazza San Marco with its great architectural showpieces, and the stunning Lagoon. Add to this a relaxing stay on Lake Garda for a perfect holiday break.

    Great for:

    • Great for - Culture
    • Great for - Food & Drink
    • Great for - History
    • Great for - Nature
    • Great for - Scenery


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  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

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  • The Ship

    YOUR SHIP



    MS Michelangelo

    • MS Michelangelo
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    This welcoming ship offers comfortable accommodation for 158 passengers and is part of the fantastic CroisiEurope fleet. The ship’s stylish interior has a great many facilities to enjoy, including a lounge area, bar, dance floor, tasteful dining room, gift shop and a large Sun Deck.

    All 78 cabins on-board are fully equipped with a shower and toilet, along with a hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe, central heating/air conditioning, 220V electricity and radiophone. There are 28 cabins located on the Upper Deck, while 50 cabins can be found on the Main Deck.

    Passengers will enjoy delicious food served on-board, with an extensive buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner with a French inspiration served each day. There is also a fine wine menu available on-board; allowing passengers to indulge during their river cruise experience. 

    • Length: 110m
    • Width: 11.40m
    • Accommodation areas refurbished: 2006
    • Passenger Capacity: 158
    • Passenger decks: 3
    • Star rating: 4

    Cabins

    • MS Michelangelo Main Deck Twin/Double Cabin

      MS Michelangelo Main Deck
      • Private bathroom facilities including shower cubicle
      • Safe
      • Hairdryer
      • Flat screen TV
      • Air conditioning
      • Heating
      • Telephone
      • Large picture window
      • Fixed beds
      Passengers sailing on-board the MS Michelangelo are sure to enjoy their stay, with a relaxing place to retire to after a wonderful day of sailing. The Main Deck Twin/Double Cabins have large picture windows to admire the changing scenery, as well as offering fantastic facilities to ensure passengers are well-catered for.

      Each cabin comes with a safe, hairdryer, flat-screen TV, air conditioning, heating and telephone. There are also fixed twin beds and an en suite bathroom with a shower cubicle.
    • MS Michelangelo Upper Deck Twin/Double Cabin

      MS Michelangelo Upper Deck
      • Private bathroom facilities including shower cubicle
      • Safe
      • Hairdryer
      • Flat screen TV
      • Air conditioning
      • Heating
      • Telephone
      • Large picture window
      • Fixed beds
      Passengers sailing on-board the MS Michelangelo are sure to enjoy their stay, with a relaxing place to retire to after a wonderful day of sailing. The Upper Deck Twin/Double Cabins are located on the ship’s highest deck and so boast great views of the changing scenery, as well as offering fantastic facilities to ensure passengers are well-catered for.

      Each cabin comes with a safe, hairdryer, flat-screen TV, air conditioning, heating and telephone. There are also fixed twin beds and an en suite bathroom with a shower cubicle.
     
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  • Excursions & Extras

    OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS


    Islands or Burano
    Boat trip to the islands of Burano & Murano
    We’ll take a ride on a private boat to these two beautiful islands, both located on Venice’s Lagoon. Beginning with Burano, we’ll find a patchwork of colourful houses and will be able to uncover the island’s lacemaking history, for which it is famous. Onwards to Murano, known for its glassmaking, here we’ll find quaintly cobbled streets and a charming island.
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    Doge’s Palace and St Mark’s Square

    Our guided visit will begin with Doge’s Palace, a Venetian Gothic palace that is still today one of Venice’s most notable landmarks. With its stunning architecture and important historical significance, which palace is always interesting to visit, and is a sight for sore eyes.

    We’ll then move on to St Mark’s Square, the only piazza in Venice, and famous for St Mark’s Basilica, which lies at the eastern edge of the square.

    Sant Antonio Church
    Guided tour of Padua
    Padua is famous for being the setting of Shakespeare’s play The Taming of the Shrew and is a lovely city in the Vento region of Italy. During this guided visit, we’ll get to see some of the city’s many sights in order to find out more about this excellent location.
    Venice gondolas
    Visit to see the art of gondola making
    Join today's excursion to find out how Venice's famous gondolas are carefully crafted. Watch as expert craftsmen create these magnificent vessels!

What's included

  • Return travel from the UK by coach with overnight stays including dinner and breakfast in France, Switzerland and Lake Garda
  • Four nights all inclusive cruise
  • Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager
  • FREE drinks on board including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, fruit juice, soft drinks, specialty coffees and tea
MS Michelangelo

MS Michelangelo

This welcoming ship offers a comfortable accommodation for 158 passengers and is part of the CroisiEurope fleet.

Learn more about the ship
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