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Adventures Afloat: The Magic of Italy: A Grandparent Adventure by Riverboat

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Program #21395RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Program intended for grandchildren from 11 - 15 years of age.

Benvenuti in Italia! Let the River Po lead you and your grandchild on an unforgettable journey among the canals and castles of enchanting northern Italy. Get your first taste of Italy in beautiful Verona, then step aboard a river barge for a five-night voyage back through the centuries, floating past tiny villages and lush landscapes and tasting the many flavors they produce. Come ashore again in Venice to learn about the canals, bridges, lagoon and medieval streets of one of Europe’s most magical cities.


Highlights

• Hear an outdoor concert in a 2,000-year-old amphitheater and stand at the sites that inspired William Shakespeare’s tale of star-crossed lovers, “Romeo and Juliet.”
• Enter castles and cathedrals that house some of the finest works of art the world has ever known.
• Visit Murano and Burano, two captivating islands in the middle of Venice’s world-famous lagoon.

Activity Notes

Walking up to 1.5 miles on city walks, sometimes on uneven paving stones, bridges, steps.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Verona (Italy), 3 nights; coach to Venice to embark the barge MS Michelangelo, 5 nights (ports of call include Chioggia, Taglia Di Po); disembark Venice, departure.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jul 18 — Jul 27, 2015 $3999  
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Special Offer: Thanks to special rates that the cruise line is offering us, grandchildren (age 15 and under) are able to attend at no cost (excluding airfare). With one adult, one child is free. With two adults, two children are free. No triple cabins available. Please see Dates and Prices for full price information.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
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8 nights of accommodations
21 meals: 8 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 8 dinners
17 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.4
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