The Venice Carnival

Overview

Join us as we enjoy the world-famous Venice Carnival on our brand new tour. Celebrating traditions such as opulent balls and costumes, masks, storytelling, music, and dance, the magical and vibrant atmosphere of this unique event is one not to be missed. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit some of Italy’s finest destinations, staying close to the stunning scenery of Lake Garda, you can explore the spectacular shorelines with its beautiful towns and villages, as well as visiting the home of Romeo and Juliet, picturesque Verona. A perfect combination of a beautiful Italian escape, combined with the thrill of one of the most unique events in Europe.

What's Included:

  • 6 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • 3 evening meals
  • Lake Garda Scenic Tour
  • Venice & Venice Carnival
  • Verona
  • Convenient joining points
  • Travel by Silver Service coach

Full Itinerary

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to Belgium for an overnight stay.

Day 2

Continue south to your hotel near Lake Garda for a four-night stay.

Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 - Lake Garda Scenic Tour

Today we include an excursion to some of the other interesting towns on Lake Garda on our included tour along the shores of the lake.

Our tour takes us along the eastern side of the lake where we visit the town of Lazise, then continue to Sirmione where there will be free time to explore.

During your time in Sirmione, there will also be the opportunity to sail along the Sirmione peninsula on our optional peninsula cruise.

We return along the eastern shore, by coach, pausing at Garda, the principal town of the area.

Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 - Venice Carnival

Today we travel by coach and by boat into the heart of Venice, to join the famous Venice Carnival celebrations.

Venice Carnival is thought to date from at least the 13th century, and today’s Carnival celebrates traditions such as opulent balls and costumes, masks, storytelling, music, and dance.

You will have free time to explore the sights of Venice and enjoy the day’s festivities.

Included meals: Breakfast

Day 5 - Verona

Today we have an included excursion to the beautiful Roman city of Verona, setting for William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.

To introduce you to the city’s array of spectacular sights, why not join our optional guided walking tour?

You will have time at leisure to browse amongst the shops or take a coffee break in one of the many cafés in Piazza Bra overlooking the arena.

Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6

We leave Italy and return to Belgium for an overnight stay.

Included meals: Breakfast

Day 7

Return home.

Included meals: Breakfast

Hand Picked By

Les Bannerman

Leger holidays offer a huge selection of fully escorted holidays worldwide with travel by luxury coach, air, rail or even cruise. They offer convenient local pick-up points from many of the towns where we have MMT shops. Here, we have showcased their stunning Alpine Adventure tour aboard their Luxuria coach. Luxuria offers the ultimate level of comfort with deluxe armchair-style seats, each with its own interactive touch screen offering a wide choice of entertainment. I can’t think of a better way to travel!

Les Bannerman

Additional Information

  • Date: 17th February 2020
  • Board Basis: Mixed Meal Plan
  • Duration: 6 nights
  • Departure Airport: Local pick-up points across the UK
  • Guide Price: From £669pp
  • Low deposit of £50pp
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