ethereal Grand Canal in Venice Italy


Young Cruisers’ Menu
We offer classic crowd-pleasers to suit every taste bud: pizza, burgers, fries, chicken, mac & cheese, hot dogs and more. We also cater to the more adventurous eaters with regional and seasonally inspired items: schnitzel, sausages in a bun, pancakes with Nutella, sweet rice, chicken fricassee and more. Plus, unlimited beverages onboard!

Cooking Classes
Aspiring foodies will learn to prepare regional desserts and chocolate confections, along with learning the art of fruit carving during a hands-on cooking class with the ship’s chef and pastry chef.

Local Soft Drink Tasting
Young travelers will sip and savor local soft drinks, such as Bionade, Almdudler, Rivella and Apfelschorle, with the resident Soda Sommelier.

The Ultimate Chocolate, Candy & Ice Cream Taste Test
Indulge in a sampling of the best candy bars, artisan chocolates and ice creams from your travels.

Young Travelers’ Table
A nightly dining table reserved just for young travelers, accompanied by Family Hosts who will share insights into the local dishes and beverages.


8 days of hosted excursions, including:

Glassblowing and Venetian mask-making workshop

Gondola rowing and kayaking around the Venetian lagoon

Harvest mussels in Chioggia

Hands-on pasta workshop in Bologna

Spooky Venice ghost walk

After-hours visit to St. Mark’s Basilica

Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper

Venice’s outer islands


7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom onboard the River Countess

2 nights in Milan at Starhotel Rosa Grand (or similar) with breakfast

Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, high-thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options

Free Internet and Wi-Fi access


1 country: Italy

4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Interactive onboard activities: Italian lessons, arts & crafts and dessert making

Cultural enrichment, including a “Curious Minds” cultural chat designed just for kids

Captivating onboard local entertainment

Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager

Services of two dedicated Family Hosts to oversee all activities for young travelers

Complimentary bicycles, helmets, as well as Nordic walking sticks, for use onshore

Complimentary ship-wide Internet and Wi-Fi access

All transfers on arrival and departure days

All gratuities onboard and onshore

Family Fun

Family Welcome Party
Join us for a warm welcome and party with the Captain, Family Hosts, and Cruise and Hotel Managers.

Special Ship Tour with the Captain
Take a VIP tour of the ship with the Captain as he guides you through the wheelhouse and introduces you to the nautical crew.

Young Travelers’ Lounge & Game Room
Young travelers have their very own lounge complete with PlayStation, games, movies and candy jars filled with local sweet treats.

Travel Diary
Young travelers receive a complimentary travel diary to document their journeys through words or artwork.

Arts & Crafts and Language Lessons
Roll up your sleeves as you learn about some of the local cultures through arts & crafts, such as trying your hand at the timeless art of gilding or making traditional advent calendars. And add some new phrases to your vocabulary with our language lessons.

Nightly Surprises
Everyone loves surprises, so each night every young traveler will receive a special pillow gift reflective of the destinations visited.