Why I love Venice

Venice is the consummate magician. It makes marble palaces vanish into silent fogs, labyrinthine calli (streets) disappear at the whim of moody tides, and can even turn the most pedestrian of people into fantastical, masked creatures. Just like its world-famous Carnevale, Venice thrives on mystery and awe, from the secret passageways that riddle Gothic Palazzo Ducale, to the esoteric powers of the Basilica di Santa... Read More

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Winter in Italy with Venice Carnival

Peel back the mask and uncover the secrets of Venice during the legendary Carnival. From the marvels of St Mark's Square to the exuberant crowds in full costume, Venice is a feast for the senses. Feel the pull of mystery at the Bridge of Sighs and visit the tiny fishermen's island of Burano, known for its lace-making and painted houses. Explore Byzantine basilicas and the famous traditional glass-blowing studios of Murano. And of course, immerse yourself in the sounds and energy of the crowds on festival night. Add in the highlight cities of Rome and Florence and you have a trip you'll never forget.

$1599 Small group tours

Venice to Budapest Express

For culture fanatics looking for something off the beaten path, try this beautiful little trip through some unique parts of Europe on for size. En route to Budapest we’ll journey through Slovenia, known for its gorgeous scenery and outdoor activities. Then it’s on to Salzburg, Austria, home of Mozart and the "The Sound of Music." Onwards to Vienna and Budapest to tour cities where modern urbanity meets Old World charm. Now that we’ve connected Italy with Slovenia and Austria with Budapest, there’s no reason you should miss out on any of these epic experiences.

$74.94 Sightseeing tours

72-Hour Venice Transports Pass

Enjoy a 72-hour Venice transport pass which give you access to all Alilaguna boat transfers. Alilaguna 3 boat transfers lines connect Venice Marco Polo airport and Venice Cruise Terminal to many stops in Venice city centre, the Lido and Murano island, giving you the possibility to navigate through the city in a fast and easy way.

$225.96 Sightseeing tours

Venice Super Saver: Dolomite Mountains Day Trip and Skip-the-Line Venice in One Day Tour

Visit the beautiful Dolomite Mountains on a day trip and enjoy an action-packed tour of Venice on an exciting Super Saver, spread over two full days. Combining two top Venice tours at a discount of ten percent, the experience showcases the stunning mountain scenery on Venice’s doorstep as well as the sights of the city. Discover Lake Santa Caterina, the Tre Cime di Lavaredo peaks and the ski resort of Cortina d’Ampezzo, and then enjoy a skip-the-line tour of St Mark’s Basilica, a walking tour of the city and a water taxi ride along the Grand Canal.

$2206 Small group tours

5-Night The Magic of Venice Tour

Explore as you never imagine, the most magic and beautiful city in the world; Venice with an all inclusive luxury tour.

$3899 History & culture

Iconic Italy

Experience two inspirational weeks in Italy, connecting with the some of the greatest cultural highlights in the world. Get in touch with the ancient past alongside an archaeologist among the ash-preserved ruins of Pompeii, marvel at Renaissance treasures in iconic Venice and enchanting Florence, and stop and smell the lemons in the quaint cliff-side villages of the Amalfi Coast. Introduce yourself to the Italian lifestyle and it’ll remain with you always.