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5 days,Venice to Venice
EIVC

Experience the costumes and masks of Carnevale di Venezia, witness spectacular glass-blowing, explore fishing villages and Byzantine basilicas, wander the labyrinth of streets with other revellers, drink mulled wine and dance all night

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Peel back the mask and uncover the secrets of Venice during the legendary Carnival. From the marvels of St Mark's Square to the exuberant crowds in full costume, Venice is a feast for the senses. Feel the pull of mystery at the Bridge of Sighs and visit the tiny fishermen's island of Burano, known for its lace-making and painted houses. Explore Byzantine basilicas and the famous traditional glass-blowing studios of Murano. And of course, immerse yourself in the sounds and energy of the crowds on festival night.

What's Included

  • Venice orientation walk including Piazza San Marco. Entrace to St Mark's Basilica. Murano glass-blowing demonstration. Burano visit. Torcello visit. Carnival festivities.
  • 4 breakfasts, 1 dinner. (Allow EUR150-200 for meals not included)
  • Hotel (4 nts).
  • Vaporetto (public water bus), walking
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Small group experience; Max 16, avg 12

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Day 1 Venice

Arrive at any time.

Days 2-4 Venice Carnival (3B,1D)

Orientation walk of Venice, visit to Murano by vaporetto (water taxi) to see glass-blowing, Burano for picturesque coloured fishermen's houses and lace and Torcello for basilicas with Byzantine mosaics. Come evening, participate in the street events of Venice Carnival. Don your mask and costume and wander through Venice's mysterious alleys with the locals.

Day 5 Venice (1B)

Depart at any time.