21395
Italy
The Magic of Italy: A Grandparent Adventure by Riverboat
Italy’s vibrant culture, historic cities, grand monuments and famed cuisine make this a perfect adventure for exploring and building lasting memories with your grandchild.
Rating (4.75)
Program No. 21395RJ
Length
10 days
Starts at
4,495
Flights start at
1,100
Getting There
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At a Glance

Benvenuti in Italia! Let the River Po lead you and your grandchild on an unforgettable journey among the canals, castles and cathedrals 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.
Activity Level
Active
Walking up to 2 miles on city walks, sometimes on uneven paving stones, bridges, steps.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enter castles and cathedrals that house some of the finest works of art the world has ever known.
  • Visit Murano, a captivating island in the middle of Venice’s world-famous lagoon.
  • Attend a concert in a historic venue in Verona.

General Notes

The program is for grandchildren ages 11-15.
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Sara Traylor
Sara Traylor was born with "educational travel leader" in her DNA. Her father David is an American Group Leader based in Rome and her Italian mother has a background in travel as well. Marina grew up in a bilingual household and learned French in school. After getting a taste of group leading in an orientation at her American university based in Rome, graduated with a degree in international affairs and continues to open Italy to travelers in her own unique and light yet informative way.
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