Visit Venice in Italy

Renowned as one of the most romantic cities in the world, Venice is characterised by its charming waterways, architectural wonders, and artistic masterpieces. Built on over a hundred small islands connected by canals, this magical spot is completely unique – boasting a cityscape like no other.

During our Venice tours, visitors can marvel at the beauty of its historical buildings as they glide through the city on a gondola and wander through picturesque streets on foot. With historic artwork, scrumptious delicacies, and charming boutiques to discover, travellers will enjoy many unforgettable moments during our tours around Venice.

What excursions can I enjoy during Venice tours?

We offer many fantastic excursions during our Venice guided tours that allow you to experience the true character of this historical city. Our Venice from the Water takes you to the must-see attractions and hidden gems along the famous waterways, with many optional tours to take advantage of. Step inside the awe-inspiring Doges’ Palace, visit the glass-making island of Murano, feast your eyes on the iconic St. Mark’s Basilica and glide along the Grand Canal.

Those that wish to embark on tours around Venice and its neighbours can come aboard a cruise of Venice and the Ducal Cities. After exploring the famous landmarks of Venice, set sail to Chioggia and enjoy an excursion to Vicenza, home to an array of magnificent buildings and artwork. Then, journey along the Canal Blanco to explore the beautiful Rovigo, Torretta, Valdaro, Parma and Cremona. You will also visit the famous setting of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Verona, which is steeped in history and culture.

Our Venice escorted tours give you the opportunity to discover popular hotspots and lesser-known gems in the city and beyond.

What accommodation can I expect on Venice tours?

Our Venice tours are enjoyed aboard the MS Michelangelo, a charming vessel that boasts air-conditioned cabins with private facilities, a viewing deck, lounge bar and restaurant. You can enjoy a variety of delicious French and international dishes on board as well as a range of wines and other drinks.

Staying on a boat means you can take advantage of easy access to the city, without the expense of city-centre hotels and restaurants. It also offers a different perspective of Venice and provides a relaxing retreat away from the hustle and bustle – which is enjoyed after a day of exploration.

Why go on Venice tours with Jules Verne?

Our travel experts have been creating exciting ventures across the world for more than 40 years. Rest assured that, when you embark on one of our escorted tours to Venice, Italy, your experience will be nothing short of fantastic.

Our Venice guided tours can be enjoyed in a small group of likeminded travellers, which offers a relaxing environment and gives you the opportunity to ask your guide any questions along the way. If at any stage you need any help, please talk to our personal travel experts who can share their first-hand experience of our Italy destinations.

Canal Grande, Venice, Italy

Venice & the Ducal Cities

Sailing on a stylish river cruiser of the famous CroisiEurope fleet, this vibrant and varied tour takes you from the ‘streets of water’ in Venice, across the island-dotted lagoon, and along the Canal Bianco for excursions to Padua, Mantua and romantic Verona

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Grand Canal And Basilica Santa Maria Della Salute, Venice, Italy

Venice from the Water

There is nowhere else on earth like Venice. The busy city’s streets of water and the tiny islands of its lagoon combine in a unique UNESCO enclave. The tour is a similarly fitting combination, quietly based on an elegant boat, with all the sights at the foot of the gangplank

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