Get a taste of Venice in a hassle-free manner on this full-day tour. Marvel at the city's museums, churches, and palaces, take a gondola ride in the canals, or sit back and soak up the city in a cafe, bar, or restaurant. Start your day with check-in at the port of departure. Choose from either Porec, Rovinj, Pula, and Umag in Croatia, or Piran in Slovenia. Once you finish the check-in and passport control, begin your Venice experience. On the vessel, choose any seat you like and relax in comfort. While crossing the Adriatic Sea, receive an interesting explanation of Venice, its history, all the dos and don'ts in the city, what to expect, and any optional extras you can opt to take once there with your guides. Upon arrival in Venice around 10:45 AM at San Basilio, make your way through passport control. Then, walk to the center with your guides, or embark on an optional guided transfer to St. Mark's Square. Find out where Elton John has a house in Venice, and hear some more special stories of the city while avoiding the hot summer sun. At 12:15 PM, gather at Saint Marcus Square for your free, 35-minute guided tour of the square to help you appreciate Venice even more. After this, enjoy ample free time to explore the city, shop for souvenirs, take a walk in one of the many alleys, or sip a Bellini in one of the beautiful piazzas (squares). Alternatively, visit one of the many museums, churches or palazzos; your Venice experience is for you to create. Choose to join an optional gondola ride or have your guides organize a lunch for you to make your experience even more hassle-free. Around 4 PM, it's time to head back to the port. Walk with the guides or take an optional, typical water taxi ride through the Grand Canal and see the Rialto Bridge and all the palazzos (palaces) en route. Pass through immigration control again at 4:45 PM and embark upon your return journey aboard the catamaran at 5:15 PM. Sit back, relax, and reflect upon a wonderful day in Venice until you arrive back at your original port of origin around 8 PM.
The check-in location at the Porec Fery Port is on the customs pier in the Sunnyway agency.open in google maps ->
The check-in at the Port of Rovinj is performed alongside the ship in the main parking area of Rovinj called Valdibora. (This is not the customs jetty.)open in google maps ->
The departure location is known as "Rijecki Gat” (just ask someone in the area if you are unsure). This is the actual Pula Customs Pier which is found opposite the Amphitheatre.open in google maps ->
Check-in is on the actual pier in Piran in front of the vessel.open in google maps ->
• Check-in commences 1 hour prior to departure and closes 15 minutes prior to departure • The mentioned itinerary is to serve as an example. Departure and arrival times may vary from different ports of departure • All extras mentioned are optional can be purchased onboard the ship •The departure time from Venice back to your starting location is 5:15 PM throughout the season • It is not permitted to purchase a day trip ticket with the intention to use it for one-way travel • You are not entitled to carry any luggage • This tour requires a lot of walking and is not recommended for people with limited mobility • Pets (cats and dogs) are allowed, but an additional ticket (10 Euro) must be bought. This can be done at check-out
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