One of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Venice will provide a stunning backdrop to your final days in Italy. Spend two days exploring all that Venice has to offer. From the Grand Canal and Doge’s Palace to the twisting alleyways filled with Murano glass, Venice, in itself, is a work of art. A city with charm unlike any other, Venice will enchant you with its ambiance and rich culture. A performance in historic St. Mark’s Basilica will delight your group members and is sure to be a memorable experience at the end of an already memorable and rewarding tour!
Mid-day arrival in Venice. Hotel check-in Venice Mestre. In the afternoon, take the ferry to Venice Island and enjoy a guided tour of Venice, see famous sights such as Piazza San Marco, the Canal Grande, the Doge’s Palace and the Bridge of Sighs.
Following breakfast, take the ferry to Venice Island and enjoy a day of independent exploration. You may want to visit the Accademia, Venice’s impressive art museum, or take an enchanting Gondola ride down the Grand Canal. In the evening, perform as part of the Mass at St. Mark’s Cathedral. Following the service, a Festive Farewell Dinner will be arranged at a local restaurant.
After breakfast, check out of the hotel and transfer to the Venice Airport and your return flight to North America. Welcome home!