Cruise on Brenta's coast from Padua to Venice
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Cruise on Brenta's coast from Padua to Venice

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , German
Availability: Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 9 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Treat yourself to a romantic mini-cruise along the Brenta Riviera
  • Sail along the Riviera del Brenta, following the route of the ancient Burchielli®
  • Admire more than 70 villas along the way and visit the frescoed interiors and gardens
What to expect

You will meet your guide in Padua, at the historic 16th century Staircase of Burchiello al Portello, an ancient river port in the historic center, you will embark and sail along the original course of the ancient Venetian Burchielli of the 18th century, being able to admire during the navigation the beautiful and charming Villa Giovanelli in Noventa Padovana, passing through Noventa Padovana and the Chiusa di Stra with the descent of the water level. You will arrive in Stra and visit the interior frescoes and the large park of Villa Pisani, and then leave for Dolo. During the cruise, you will admire the different Villas from the river and pass through the lock of Dolo with the descent of the water level.

The cruise will continue towards Mira, among villas, coastal villages and revolving bridges and presentation during the cruise of the various Villas seen from the river, crossing the lock of Mira and descent of the water level. You will stop at Villa Widmann for the internal guided tour.

In Oriago you can have lunch at the restaurant 'Il Burchiello', or enjoy the free time to wander around during your free time. The cruise will continue towards Malcontenta, among villas, coastal villages and revolving bridges and presentation during the cruise of the various villas seen from the river. You will then reach Villa Foscari called La Malcontenta for the internal guided tour.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Full-day cruise onboard a motorvessel Il Burchiello
    • Explanations by professional guides
    • Guided tour to Villa Pisani Reale in Stra
    • Guided tour to Villa Widmann in Mira
    • Guided tour to Villa Foscari in Malcontenta
    • Departure and arrival in the city center of Padua (Porta Portello) and Venice (San Marco)
    What's not included
    • Lunch
    Reduced price
    • Reduced (6-17)
    Where

    Via Porciglia, 34, 35121 Padova PD

    Meeting point:
    Burchiello's sixteenth-century staircase at the Portello, at least 10 minutes before the departure time of the tour.
    When

    Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 7.50 am

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    Provider
    Il Burchiello
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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