Threading the gentle rivers north of the islands in the Venetian Lagoon ushers you into an oasis of golden beaches where seagulls glide above the blue Mediterranean. You realise that a boat cruise in Italy can be so many things, and you’re happy for a laid-back holiday spent swimming, sunbathing, playing golf and enjoying the many amenities of Jesolo, Caorle and Bibione!
Round back cruise (16 hours – 4 locks – 4 movable bridges)
Departure and arrival base: Precenicco
One-way cruise (34 hours – 15 locks – 20 movable bridges)
Departure base: Precenicco – Arrival base: Casale sul Sile
Precenicco, the last new base, gives you the chance to discover the Litoranea Veneta, the ancient navigable way used by Venetians to trade their goods in the inland parts of the North-East.
Marano Lagunare is a typical fisherman old town with a nice a restored millenary towerleading the skyline. You will find a nice fish market downtown. Discover here the particular “Isola delle Conchiglie”, a small island characterised by swampy vegetation and with a fish restaurant. This place is famous for the large presence of nice shells to catch.
Famous as one of the best summer destinations in Italy for fun andentertainment, Lignano is packed with good facilities and amusements. Enjoy a day on the beach or take a walk along the river Tagliamento, with its crystal light blue water and pristine white sand which is carried by the river from the Carnia Alps.
Bibione is a large seaside resort, and also a welcoming and nice medieval town to walk in. In front of the mooring, you will find restaurants and bars. A good occasion to have a relaxing walk along the shore.
Caorle is a famous fisher’s village completely restored: here you have the opportunity to visit the old cathedral of the eleventh century and to navigate through the lagoon oasis, where you can admire the traditional “down river houses” and their typical roofing of reeds. Travel to Caorle and chill out in its beautiful all pedestrian town center and its numerous paintful houses and good restaurants. You will have here the great chance to walk along the lagoon and admire the wonderful landscapes.
Come in San Dona and have a peaceful walk in a nice restored town, with relaxing free mooring areas along the river Piave. All facilities are available here.
Jesolo is one of the Italy’s few unpretentious tourist resorts, humming with shops selling buckets and spades, neon arcades and crazy golf courses. The long beach is a firecracker of fun with events, games, sports, colours and lights and the prominade is a paradise for shopping fans, with small artisan workshops and large boutiques on what is allegedly Europe’s longest pedestrianised shopping area.
Casale sul Sile
Casale-Sul-Sile is a beautiful town aside Treviso that you may access by bicycle or car. Visit here the great natural park of Sile River and its marvelous landscapes ; a perfect mix between silence and beauty.
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