ethereal Grand Canal in Venice Italy

Uncover the extraordinary hidden treasures of Venice and Northern Italy on this unforgettable all-inclusive, luxury river cruise through Italy.

You’ll encounter unforgettable sights on this odyssey through Northern Italy that begins in Milan, home to Da Vinci’s The Last Supper, and ends in legendary Venice, the “Queen of the Adriatic.” These two iconic cities bookend an exploration of Northern Italy that rewards the curious traveler with amazing experiences in Verona, Padua, Bologna and Ferrara. 

Travel from dynamic Milan to romantic Venice. Soak up the enchantment of “The City of Water” and two outer lying Venetian islands, Burano and Mazzorbo. Be treated to an exclusive evening opening and lighting ceremony at St. Mark’s Basilica. Discover the charm of seaside Chioggia loved by fishermen and artists alike. Enjoy a multi-course lunch complete with wine pairings at a historic wine estate in Valpolicella. Explore medieval Padua, once home to Galileo and Copernicus; “bountiful” Bologna; Verona, the famed city of Romeo and Juliet; and UNESCO-designated Ferrara. 

Each of these enchanting locales is yours to uncover on the “Gems of Northern Italy.” 

Multigenerational family-friend program (select sailings)

Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. These all-inclusive river cruises tailored specifically for families to enjoy together, not only feature unique adventures for all ages, but they’re also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and life-long learning.