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Venice and its lagoon: CroisiEurope puts Italy in the spotlight! (port-to-port cruise)

VENICE - CHIOGGIA (OR SURROUNDINGS) - PADUA - VENICE

Venice ... admire the natural beauty of its lagoon and its breath-taking panoramas. You will have a chance to visit Padua, a sublime province you will be amazed by, from its architecture to its artistic richnesses that are marked by the medieval times and the Renaissance. You will also discover the local culinary traditions through the different regions of Italy.

Trip code : VEN_SAVPP

Duration : 5 days

Destination : Italy

Travel Dates : 2020/2021

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Discover Italy and its flavors through the culinary traditions of its different regions
  • INCLUDED EXCURSIONS:
    • The Doge's Palace
    • Tour a handcraft manufactory of gondolas and masks, Venetian symbols
    • Visit Padua, town of St Anthony
    • Discover the captivating Lagoon islands of Murano and Burano

DAY 1

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. We’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner will be served on board. "TUSCANY" sample menu Minestrone, chicken stock with a touch of fresh basil Cured ham and melon on a bed of rocket salad seasoned with balsamic vinegar Saddle of lamb roasted with spices from Tuscany Vanilla panna cotta and red berries cocktail Free evening in Venice.
We'll enjoy a guided tour of the Doge’s Palace and the famous Piazza San Marco. "LOMBARDY" sample menu Orechiette pasta with vegetables and pesto Genovese Veal Osso Bucco alla Milanese Creamy polenta Selection of gelato This afternoon, excursion to the Lagoon islands of Burano, reputed for its laceworks, and Murano, known the world over for its age-old glassblowing technique. "APULIA" sample menu Insalata giardiniera Chicken Saltimbocca with gnocchi and tomatoes Provolone cheese Crêpe Suzette served with orange liquor syrup and orange sherbet

DAY 3

This morning, we’ll tour a handcraft manufactory of gondolas and masks. "VENETO" sample menu Grilled vegetable antipasti with salt cod purée Codfish filet with a pesto, wine and butter sauce and a mushroom risotto Limoncello-flavored floating island Enjoy a free afternoon in Venice: discover the undeniable charms of this city at your own pace. "LATIUM" sample menu Capreze salad (tomato and mozzarella) Piccata Romana, spaghetti with garlic Gorgonzola Tiramisu with a coffee and vanilla sauce Free evening.
We’ll cruise through the wonderful Venetian bay, reaching Chioggia in the morning. "EMILIA-ROMAGNA" sample menu Platter of Italian cold cuts Agrodolce duck magret Reinvented lemon pie This afternoon, join us on an excursion: guided tour of Padua, place of pilgrimage dedicated to St Anthony. We’ll return on board in Venice. Tonight’s our gala evening. "GALA EVENING" sample menu Duck foie gras with a spiced caramel sauce Rack of veal with mushrooms, potato and olive purée Taleggio, onion and bacon puff pastry, green salad seasoned with balsamic vinegar Baked Alaska flamed with orange liqueur

DAY 5

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking. End of our services.

***Important Note***

For operational reasons and passenger safety, Tweet World Travel and its suppliers reserve the right to change, vary, modify or cancel any itinerary or arrangement in relation to the tour/cruise as considered necessary.

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Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists) - double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom - excursions mentioned in the program - assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess - welcome cocktail - gala dinner - onboard entertainment - travel assistance and repatriation insurance - all port fees.

CLASSIC
CLASSIC EXCURSIONS PACKAGE - 2020

Included in tour package   Venice and the Doge's Palace Lagoon islands : Burano and Murano Visit of gondola and mask-making workshops Padua

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 382.32 AUD

On-board : 447.81 AUD

DISCOVERY
DISCOVERY EXCURSIONS PACKAGE - 2020

Included in tour package Following the footsteps of Casanova in Venice Murano and Burano islands Visit of a gondola maker and a mask manufactures Padua

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 377.01 AUD

On-board : 442.50 AUD

1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Visit of gondola and mask-making workshops- 2020

This excursion will lead you to discover the area that has been the heart of handmade gondola production for centuries. You'll visit a gondola workshop and learn all the secrets of this art direct

DURATION 04:15 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 120.36 AUD

On-board : 134.52 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Visit of gondola and mask-making workshops- 2020

This excursion will lead you to discover the area that has been the heart of handmade gondola production for centuries. You'll visit a gondola workshop and learn all the secrets of this art direct

DURATION 04:15 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 120.36 AUD

On-board : 134.52 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Visit of gondola and mask-making workshops- 2020

This excursion will lead you to discover the area that has been the heart of handmade gondola production for centuries. You'll visit a gondola workshop and learn all the secrets of this art direct

DURATION 04:15 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 120.36 AUD

On-board : 134.52 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided walking tour of Venice and the Doge's Palace- 2020

Meet up with your guide on board. The tour will begin with a historical and artistic introduction to Venice with St Mark's Square, after which you will be able to admire the exteriors of St Mark&#

DURATION 02:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 109.74 AUD

On-board : 122.13 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided walking tour of Venice and the Doge's Palace- 2020

Meet up with your guide on board. The tour will begin with a historical and artistic introduction to Venice with St Mark's Square, after which you will be able to admire the exteriors of St Mark&#

DURATION 02:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 109.74 AUD

On-board : 122.13 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Murano and Burano islands- 2020

This 32-mile long Venitian lagoon was born from the estuaries of three different rivers and is separated from the Adriatic Sea by a thin sand bar. Venice is located in the midst of the cluster of isla

DURATION 04:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 76.11 AUD

On-board : 84.96 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Murano and Burano islands- 2020

This 32-mile long Venitian lagoon was born from the estuaries of three different rivers and is separated from the Adriatic Sea by a thin sand bar. Venice is located in the midst of the cluster of isla

DURATION 04:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 76.11 AUD

On-board : 84.96 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Murano and Burano islands- 2020

This 32-mile long Venitian lagoon was born from the estuaries of three different rivers and is separated from the Adriatic Sea by a thin sand bar. Venice is located in the midst of the cluster of isla

DURATION 04:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 76.11 AUD

On-board : 84.96 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Guided tour of Padua- 2020

Transfer by coach from Chioggia to Padua. Best known in Christianity as the Saint Antoine of Padua city, it is also famous for its art. Giotto (1267-1337, painter, sculptor and Italian architect) gift

DURATION 05:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 95.58 AUD

On-board : 106.20 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Guided tour of Padua- 2020

Transfer by coach from Chioggia to Padua. Best known in Christianity as the Saint Antoine of Padua city, it is also famous for its art. Giotto (1267-1337, painter, sculptor and Italian architect) gift

DURATION 05:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 95.58 AUD

On-board : 106.20 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Guided tour of Padua- 2020

Transfer by coach from Chioggia to Padua. Best known in Christianity as the Saint Antoine of Padua city, it is also famous for its art. Giotto (1267-1337, painter, sculptor and Italian architect) gift

DURATION 05:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 95.58 AUD

On-board : 106.20 AUD

SEE MORE
1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Following the footsteps of Casanova in Venice- 2020

Giacomo Girolamo Casanova was born in Venice in 1725. Both his parents were actors, and he was the first of six children in the family. He entered the University of Padua at age twelve and graduated f

DURATION 03:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 104.43 AUD

On-board : 116.82 AUD

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BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS

1. BOOKING

Passenger names must be provided exactly as per passport at the time of booking. Any spelling corrections made after a deposit is paid must be sent in writing and will incur additional fees, including local suppliers’ fees, admin fees, any ticket/voucher re‐issue fees, etc.

Tweet World Travel reserves the right to correct any errors in rates quoted/invoice or calculated, or any omissions made at any time during your booking. Any verbal quote given is an indication only of the final price and is subject to confirmation in writing. Even once payment has been paid in full but an error in price has been found, Tweet World Travel reserve the right to correct any error of outstanding amount.

Any booking valued at or less than $1,300 must be paid in full amount after booking confirmation. Some airfares or services must be paid in full at the time of booking.

1.1 Deposit

  • You will be required to pay deposit of 30% total price after booking confirmed. A Booking will be cancelled if deposit is not received by the due date on the invoice
  • If you cancel your cruise booking at any time, an amount of $450 per person from your deposit is non-refundable, or depend on each package's terms & conditions
  1. Receipt of Deposit

By sending/paid a deposit the client agrees to be bound by the terms, conditions and responsibilities set forth in this booking. The client also agrees that:

  • All persons are fit and physically able to partake unaided in their chosen activities/packages/tours /cruise etc. as outlined in the itinerary.
  • All parties acknowledge the physical demands and hazards involved in the tour or cruise they will be undertaking and have chosen to participate at their own risk.
  • All parties understand that any medical or dietary information provided to us does not, under any circumstances, make Tweet World Travel liable if a particular condition exacerbates while on tour or cruise which might affect their ability to participate in any portion of the tour or cruise

1.2 Final balance

Final balance will be due 110 days before departure date. If the outstanding payment is not received by the due date, your booking will automatically be cancelled. Then the cancellation rate will be applied.

  1. PAYMENT
  • All airfares must be paid in full at the time of booking confirmation
  • Deposit will due immediately or within three day of your booking confirmed. It will be applied based on the specific product
  • Final balance will be due 110 days before departure date
    • You can make a payment by Enett, Bank Transfer, Cheque, Credit Card

Credit Card Fee

  • The following Card Fees apply:
  • Visa Credit Card - 1.8% fee and MasterCard Credit Card ‐ 1.76% fee applies.
  • American Express (Amex) ‐ 2.8% fee applies.
  • For late payment or urgent bookings, please notify us via email at payments@tweetworldtravel.com.au

3. LATE BOOKING

Any booking made within 110 days before departure will require payment in full when the booking is confirmed.

Bookings made less than 60 days prior to departure will incur a late booking fee of $120 per person and must be paid in full at the time of booking.

4. AMENDMENTS FEES

After bookings are deposited, any amendment has to be requested in writing and incurs $69 fee per person, plus any additional costs and administrative expenses incurred in arranging the alteration.

Alterations will be made at our discretion and may not always be possible.

5. SAFETY NET PROTECTION

  • Safety Net Protection is not included in our tour/cruise packages. If you wish to purchase safety net protection, an additional fee of $95 per person will occur. This is only valid for one-time use (claim).
  • Safety Net Protection enables passengers to amend their tour and/or river cruise 15 days prior to departure, to another tour/cruise on the same destination departing in the same year (once only) without any applicable cancellation charges or penalties. The new tour must be at the same cost or higher, but cannot be at lower cost than the initial tour booked. If the passengers choose the higher cost option, then the additional difference amount must be paid. However, no modifications shall be accepted less than 15 days prior to departure.
  • Safety Net Protection is payable immediately at the time of making deposit payment. Once purchased, Safety Net Protection is not refundable  
  • Safety Net Protection does not apply for airfares, or third-party fees and charges.
  • Safety Net Protection allows for amendment ONLY, not cancellation.

6. TRAVEL VOUCHER

Your travel voucher will be issue and send that to you or your travel agent from 15 -30 days before your departure. Make sure you have your travel voucher before you travel.

7. CANCELLATION

Please check with your consultant, your travel insurance provider or read our cancellation policy carefully before cancelling or amending your booking. For a specific tour / cruise package, a separate cancellation policy might be set out and applied to your booking.

Please see the below for our general cancellation policy.

7.1 Cancellation by customer

Before the travel date, the following fees will be applied:

  • Cancel at any time: $450 per person is non-refundable
  • From 110 days to 91 days before departure: 45% of total price
  • Between 91 and 61 days prior to departure: 55% of total price
  • Between 61 and 45 days prior to departure: 65% of total price
  • Between 45 and 35 days prior to departure: 75% of total price
  • Within 35 days prior to departure: 100% of total price
  • Any 'no show' – 100%

After the trip has commenced, we are unable to refund any amount for unused services due to your unwillingness, early departure, late arrival, or missed days on cruise.

If your cruise package includes international/domestic flights the airlines cancellation policies will be apply.

7.2 Cancellation by Tweet World Travel

For group set departure, if the minimum number of the group is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel or vary the cruise 110 days prior to departure. If this event occurs, an alternative guaranteed travel date will be offered. Should these options not be acceptable by you, Tweet World Travel will refund the full price paid.

If a cruise booking is cancelled or varied prior to departure due to unforeseeable circumstances such as, but not restricted to, severe weather conditions or force majeure, Tweet World Travel will refund all monies prior to departure.

7.3 Cancellation by Cruise Company or Third-Party Provider

If the Cruise Company or Third Party Travel Provider changes any part of your booking for reasons beyond its control, for example, if a Cruise Company or Third Party Travel Provider changes its schedules, overbooks, or if there are any changes in applicable surcharges, fees or taxes, we will use our reasonable endeavours to notify you.

If any such changes result in your Travel Product costing more or otherwise being materially different, then you may cancel the Travel Product and we will refund any monies already paid less any fees charged by us under these terms and conditions and by the Cruise Company or Third Party Travel Provider under the terms and conditions you agreed with them.

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If you do not want your images to be displayed, you have to advise us in writing at the time of booking, or when you collect your travel documents.

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