Cruises and boat tours

Full-day river cruise from Padua to Venice

Availability: Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
Duration: 9 hours
Language: English , Italian , French , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Cruise from Padua to Venice among ancient Venetian Villas
  • See more than 70 Villas from the river and visit some of them
  • Relax in the enchanting Venetian atmosphere
What to expect

Learn about the art and history of this stunning area. The tour will operate as follow:


Embarkation at 8am in Padua at the historical 1500’s Burchiello’s Stairway at Portello, the ancient river port of the city and cruise towards Venice, cruising along the original course of the old Venetian burchielli of the 18th century, passing in front of the gorgeous and suggestive Villa Giovanelli at Noventa Padovana, passing through Noventa Padovana and Stra Locks with the descent of the water level. 9.20am arrival in Stra and internal guided tour of Villa Pisani, embarkation and navigation towards Dolo with illustration during the cruise of the different Villas seen from the river and passing through Dolo Lock with the descent of the water level;

The cruise continues towards Mira, amongst villas, villages and swing bridges and presentation during the cruise of the various Villas seen from the river, crossing of Mira Lock and descent of the water level. Stop at Villa Widmann or Villa Barchessa Valmarana for the internal guided tour. Embarkation and cruise towards Oriago.

Arrival in Oriago for lunch to the famous restaurant Il Burchiello; optional discounted lunch or free time. The cruise continues towards Malcontenta, amongst villas, villages and swing bridges and presentation during the cruise of the various Villas seen from the river; arrival in Malcontenta and stop at Villa Foscari called La Malcontenta for the internal guided tour; At 4.30pm the cruise continues towards Moranzani; arrival and passing through Moranzani Lock with water level descent. Cruise back to Venice with arrival in San Marco, Riva degli Schiavoni, on the landing stage “S. Zaccaria A”, around 5.30pm.

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What's included
  • Full day river cruise from the city centre of Padua to Venice San Marco
  • Guide in 4 languages (italian, english, french, german)
  • Entrance to Villa Pisani
  • Entrance to Villa Widmann
  • Entrance to Villa Foscari "La Malcontenta"
What's not included
  • Lunch
  • Return back to the location of departure (tickets can be purchased on board)
  • All extras not explicitly mentioned
Reduced price
  • Child (0-5): free
  • Youth (6-17): reduced
Where

Lungoargine Piovego, 6, 35131, Padua PD

Meeting point:

Embark at the famous Burchiello’s Stairway at Porta Portello

What to remember
  • We kindly suggest that you arrive at least 15 minutes before embarking
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When
  • Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 8.00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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