Verona and Venice – two of Italy‘s most picturesque cities await you. Take this chance and experience these cities during the most wonderful time of the year, the Christmas season. Both cities will for sure overwhelm you with their charming and magical atmosphere. Take a stroll through the illuminated streets and enjoy the major sights and attractions of these stunning cities. No matter if the gorgeous Nativity Scenes shown in the famous and historical Arena di Verona or the traditional and exquisite sweets like Panettone on the lovely Christmas market at Campo Santo Stefano in Venice, this journey will not disappoint you.
Day 1: Arrival - A
Your journey leads you to the wintry Verona. After arrival, you proceed to check-in to your hotel in the Verona/Vicenza area.
Day 2: Verona with Nativity Scene exhibition – 120 km - F/A
You start the day with a guided city tour of the famous city of Verona which is even more beautiful during this time of the year due to its lovely Christmas decorations. Afterwards you visit the Arena di Verona on Piazza Bra which yearly hosts the international Nativity Scenes exhibition from end of November till mid of January. Artfully crafted Nativity Scenes by experienced artists from all over the world are shown in the magical atmosphere of the Arena di Verona.
Day 3: Venice – 160 km - F/A
Venice – known as the most beautiful and romantic city in Italy – welcomes you. From the bus parking area at Tronchetto you take a private boat to St. Mark's Square which is the heart of the historical city center. On the way you already get a first impression of the city. St. Marks Cathedral, the Sighs Bridge, the Rialto Bridge and the Doge's Palace dominate the cityscape next to splendid palaces and small alleys and canals. Just stroll over the numerous bridges, through the narrow streets and be enchanted by the flair of this city! During a guided city tour you will learn more about this beautiful city and its most important sights. After all, there will be some free time to soak in the special and magnificent atmosphere before taking the private boat back to the mainland.
Day 4: Departure - F
After impressive and eventful though relaxing days in two of Italy's most stunning cities it is time to say goodbye and start your journey back home.