9-nt European Waterways River Countess
|Day||Ports of Call|
|7||Taglio di Po, Italy|
|8||Venice Island, Italy|
Know Before You Go
- Pricing includes cruise portion only. For pre and post accommodations, please contact your PERX travel planner.
- Please be discreet, do not discuss your industry discounts with other guests aboard your sailing.
- Please ensure that you have your ID available when boarding.
- We strongly suggest purchasing travel protection to cover medical expenses in the event that medical attention is required.
OVERVIEWUncover the extraordinary hidden treasures of Venice and Northern Italy.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 three outer-lying Venetian islands, Burano, Mazzorbo and Torcello. 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 multicourse 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."
Who will enjoy this cruise/tourRomantics, connoisseurs of food and wine and lovers of art and architecture. Experienced travelers looking to explore the hidden gems of Northern Italy.
Generations Family Program (select sailings)Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. These cruise/tours not only feature unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, they're also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and lifelong learning.
River Countess was remodeled by the award-winning design team of Red Carnation Hotels, Uniworld’s sister company. The River Countess reflects the same signature touches on display in Red Carnation Hotels and the rest of Uniworld’s luxury fleet, with classic furnishings, stylish elegance and inspiring art.
Ship Length: 361 Total Staff: 41 Guest Capacity: 132