Italy River Cruises
Embark on a Northern Italy river cruise along the Po River to Venice. Take in the iconic sites of Venice whilst you also explore the small towns and islands of the Venetian lagoon. Get a taste of Venetian life when you visit the bustling Rialto Market and the fish market on Chioggia. There is no better way to discover this beautiful Italian region.
Popular Italy River Cruises
Must do experiences and highlights
World Heritage-listed Ferrara
Explore the town of Ferrara. World Heritage-listed for its historic and preserved town planning, wander through cobbled laneways to admire the medieval and renaissance architecture.
Chioggia Fish Market
A lively and colourful fishing village, Chioggia’s bustling fish market is where the catch of the day is to be found on a guided tour.
The Islands of Venice
Admire the skilled lacemakers of Borano, sample historic wines at the vineyards of Mazzorbo and witness the stunning mosaics in the cathedral on Torcello.
The Rialto Market
Follow your appetite through the historic Rialto market for a taste of the real Venice. Trading for over 700 years, watch the daily trade of fresh produce, cheeses and salamis and sample everything on offer!
Living the Local Life
Get a taste of local life when you head out into the lagoon from Chioggia, to take part in the mussel harvest. Alternatively, take an Italian cooking class in Bologna and learn the art of Bolognese!
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