Italy

Visit the picturesque,water surrounded cities of the Venetian Lagoon, including Murano, famous for its blown glass, and, of course, romantic Venice, with its Bridge of Sighs, St Mark’s square, museums and monuments.

The Chioggia departure base is ideally situated between the historic town centre and the seaside resort of Sottomarina.

Departure bases: Chioggia, Marano

Suggestions for cruises from Chioggia

One week
Chioggia, Venise (the lagoon and the islands), Trévise, Chioggia : 193 km, 2 locks, 3 movable bridges, 27 hours
Chioggia, Venise (the lagoon and the islands), Padova, Chioggia : 160 km, 10 locks, 18 movable bridges, 26 hours

One week one way cruise
Chioggia, Marano (via Cavallino or Portegrandi, Caposile, Musile, Cortellazzo,
Caorle, Bibione, via Venice and the islands of the lagoon) : 140 km, 5 locks (normally always open), 5 movable bridges, 17 hours

Two weeks
Chioggia, Venise, Jesolo, Caorle, Chioggia : 270 km, 10 locks, 10 movable bridges, 47 hours
Chioggia, Delta del Po, Jesolo, Porto Garibaldi, Ferrara, Chioggia : 240 km, 11 locks, 2 movable bridges, 35 hours

Suggestions for cruises from Marano

One week
Marano, Aquileia, Grado, Bibione, Caorle, Precenico, Marano : 190 km – 4 locks (normally always open) – 2 movable bridges (normally always open) – 25 hours

One week one-way
Marano-Chioggia (via Cavallino or Portegrandi, Caposile, Musile, Cortellazzo, Caorle, Bibione, via Venice and the islands of the lagoon) : 140 km – 5 locks (normally always open) – 5 movable bridges – 17 hours

Map of Italy

Tourist attractions

• The lagoon of Venice and its preserved nature
• The Venice Carnival
• Its gastronomy: frotti misto, risi e bisi, bigoli in salsa, stuffed cuttlefish
• The glass-blowers of Murano
• Venice:
– one of the most romantic cities in Europe
– the Doge’s Palace
– St Mark’s Square
– Gugenheim museum
– the Bridge of Sighs
– the Campanile