(PRWEB UK) 9 May 2013
Venice is arguably the most romantic, mysterious and enchanting city in the world. Known most famously as the ‘floating city’, built on water and made up of 117 small islands, Venice is steeped in history and has some of the Italy’s most beautiful architecture. With a wealth of history and culture, bustling piazzas, vibrant markets and stunning hotels, Venice makes for the perfect city break.
citalia, the leading Italian Specialist for over 85 years, is offering its customers a complimentary Islands Tour on all of its holidays to Venice booked before 22 May. The excursion, which tours the islands by boat, is one of the best ways to explore Venice and its islands. The complimentary half day trip includes three of Venice’s most fascinating islands. You will travel close to Venice’s Northern shore passing San Giorgio Maggiore, the gardens of St Elena and Lido before stopping at the island of Murano. On the island you will get the opportunity to purchase authentic ‘Murano Glass’ after experiencing how the glass is traditionally blown in a glass furnace.
After a memorable visit to the island of Murano, the next stop is to Burano, a picturesque fishersman’s town. Burano is a beautiful, characteristic town known for its traditional lace and linen making as well as its rows of brightly coloured houses.
Finally, the complimentary excursion stops at the barren island of Torcello. Torcello only has 100 inhabitants and is the home of Venice’s first cathedral. Book a Venice break with citalia before 22 May and receive this fantastic complimentary Islands Tour.
Combine two of Italy’s most desirable and iconic cities with citalia’s exciting multi centre holiday. Stay three nights at the four star Hotel Monaco and Grand Canal, Venice and three nights at the four star Starhotel Metropole, Rome from £749 per person. The holiday departs 10 July 2013 from London Gatwick on a bed and breakfast basis and includes one free night in Rome and Venice, a complimentary room upgrade in Venice, rail transfers between Rome and Venice and a huge saving of up to £561 per couple.
For those looking for the perfect city break in Venice, travel with citalia from just £345 per person. Stay three nights at the three star Hotel Do Pozzi, Venice from £345 per person, saving up to £172 per couple. This holiday to Venice departing 22 July 2013 from London Gatwick is on a bed and breakfast basis and includes one free night and an online discount.
Alternatively for the ultimate luxury break stay three nights at the five star Ca Sagredo in the heart of the city from just £439 per person. The holiday departs 22 July 2013 from London Gatwick, is on a bed and breakfast basis and includes one free night, an online discount and a saving of up to £310 per couple.
For more information on citalia and holidays to Venice, click here or call an Italian expert on 0844 415 1956.