Blue Water Holidays
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Heart of Venice

On this 4-night city cruise break your river ship moors in the heart of Venice. With all meals onboard, this is a convenient and economic way to see the Venice attractions.

Cruise Only
4 nights from £572pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Venice
  • Venice, Rialto Bridge
  • Chioggia

Call us now on 01756 706500 to secure your cabin!

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Book by 31 December 2021 and save 5% on 2022 departures!

Flight-inclusive package from just £880pp!

Flexible booking policy – Ask for details! All offers subject to terms and conditions

Heart of Venice Special Offer

Explore Venice historic sites, such as St Mark's Cathedral, the Doges Palace, the Bridge of Sighs, the Grand Canal and the Rialto bridge. Soak up the atmosphere of this unique city from your convenient floating hotel where unlimited complimentary drinks are included.

Two short cruises across the Venice lagoon and to Chioggia are included, with optional excursions to the famous islands of Murano, Burano and the city of Padua.

E117 Operated by CroisiEurope

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VEN - Venice City Cruise Break Itinerary

Day 1 - Venice (Italy)

Embark at 6pm in Venice. Enjoy a welcome cocktail party in the lounge. After dinner, explore the sights of Venice at leisure. Overnight in port.

Day 2 - Venice

This morning there is an optional visit of the Doge's Palace (2021) or Saint Mark’s Basilica (2022). The palace is Byzantine in origin and used to be the home of the Doge and the seat of the Palace of Justice. There is also the option to follow in the footsteps of Casanova with a tour of the Doge's palace. This afternoon's optional excursion visits the islands in the Lagoon. Begin in Murano, home of Venice’s glassmaking industry since the late 13th century then visit Burano, famous for its lacework which was developed on the island in the 16th century. Return on board.

Day 3 - Venice

Spend today discovering Venice at leisure. In 2021, there is an optional guided tour of a handcraft manufacturing of a gondola, originally the the most used means of transportation by the inhabitants and visit a factory which makes masks, a symbol of Venice since 1271, they were originally black, but in the course of time the forms changed and colors were added. Free afternoon and evening in Venice. In 2022, there is an optional food tour of little-known neighborhoods in Venice.

Day 4 - Chioggia

Breakfast on board while the ship cruises across the magnificent Venice lagoon to reach Chioggia. Take an optional excursion to Padua, the pilgrimage town of St Anthony and famous for its art. In the meantime, the ship cruises back to Venice where you will join it in the evening. Dinner on board and gala evening. In 2022, there is a second optional excursion - wine tour through the Euganean Hills.

Day 5 - Venice

Disembark after breakfast.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary

Price Includes

  • 4-nights accommodation on board on a full-board basis
  • Unlimited complimentary house wine, beer, mineral water and soft drinks on board
  • Mini-cruise itinerary as described
  • Entertainment on board
  • Cruise Manager
  • Gala farewell dinner
  • Port taxes
  • Fly-cruise package prices include return flights from the UK and overseas transfers

Price Does Not Include

  • Cruise only prices do not include flights or transfers
  • Optional Excursions (must be pre-booked at least 4 weeks before departure or bookable on board subject to availability)
  • Gratuities
  • Personal insurance and expenses

Additional Information

  • Optional Excursions Available
  • Murano and Burano islands
  • Venice walking tour and Doge's Palace
  • Guided tour of Padua
  • Book all excursions and receive 5% discount! All excursions can be pre-booked

Special Features

  • This Venice City Cruise Break let you make your own travel arrangements - choose your own airport and take advantage of low-cost airline flights to Venice. Enjoy a water-bus transfer from Marco Polo airport. Add extra hotel days before or after your City Cruise Break in Venice.
  • CroisiEurope is the leading French river cruise company. Their ships have a distinctly French flavour, the service and the food having received much praise from Blue Water Holidays customers. Staff and passengers come from many European countries and there may be other English speaking passengers on board.
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2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • October
    • Oct 24th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £572
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £572 Cruise Only from: £666
    • Oct 28th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £572
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £572 Cruise Only from: £666
  • November
    • Nov 1st - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703
    • Nov 5th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703
    • Nov 9th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703
    • Nov 13th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703
    • Nov 17th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703
    • Nov 21st - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703
    • Nov 25th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £605
      Main Deck Upper Deck
      Cruise Only from: £605 Cruise Only from: £703

2022 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • March
    • Mar 2nd - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 6th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 10th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 14th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 18th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 22nd - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 26th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Mar 30th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
  • April
    • Apr 15th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £752
  • May
    • May 25th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £663
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £663 Cruise Only from: £690 Cruise Only from: £788 Cruise Only from: £803
  • June
    • Jun 22nd - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £663
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £663 Cruise Only from: £676 Cruise Only from: £803
  • September
    • Sep 26th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £663
      Main Deck Cat C Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £663 Cruise Only from: £803
  • October
    • Oct 16th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Oct 20th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
    • Oct 28th - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752
  • November
    • Nov 1st - Venice and back - Sailing on: Michelangelo From: £608
      Main Deck Cat C Main Deck Cat B Main Deck Cat A Upper Deck Cat B Upper Deck Cat A
      Cruise Only from: £608 Cruise Only from: £623 Cruise Only from: £640 Cruise Only from: £735 Cruise Only from: £752

Price Information

  • Single Supplement - 2021: £266; 2022: £303
Map for Heart of Venice