1st day: Venice
Arrival at Venice airport. Meet & greet with the assistant of the group and transfer to the hotel in Lido di Jesolo. Short briefing with the group leader and presentation of the tour. Free dinner and accommodation.
2nd day: Venice
Breakfast at the hotel. Guided walking city tour visiting the most fascinating Venice landmarks: St Mark's Square with the Basilica and the Bell Tower with its unique all-round view of Venice; Ducal Palace seat of government and prison, the Bridge of Sighs along which the prisoners walked before being jailed. Time free for lunch. Free afternoon in Venice to relax or walk around or a gondola ride in the canals. Return to the hotel and overnight.
3rd day: The Islands of the lagoon
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for a fascinating boat trip to the Venice Lagoon Islands: Murano, Burano and Torcello. Murano, known throughout the world for its ancient tradition of glass making; Burano well renowned for the colorful houses and the hand-crafted lace work; Torcello, the last stop of the trip, a great example of historical and artistic importance such as the Basilica of Santa Maria Assunta. Time free for lunch, afternoon free to enjoy yourself. Return to the hotel. Free dinner and overnight.
4th day: Padova – Verona
Breakfast at the hotel. Full day guided excursion to Padova and Verona. Arriving in Padova and visit the Basilica of Sant'Antonio, built to house Franciscan monk Antonio's remains, today a famous center of pilgrimage from all over the world; the Capella degli Scrovegni, a masterpiece in the history of painting in Italy and Europe in the 14th century; the Emeritani Church (near the chapel) that displays important works by Andrea Mantegna and Giusto de’ Menabuoi. Time free for lunch. Proceed to the romantic city of Verona, immortalized by Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” with its world famous roman amphitheater which is one of the best Arena Opera in Italy. Visit of the evocative square of Herbs and the imposing tombs of the Scaligeri family. After the visit, departure for Venice. Free dinner and overnight.
5th day: Venice – Departure
Breakfast at hotel. According with the flight departure time, meeting with the assistant and transfer to the airport of Venice.