Experience La Dolce Vita with Uniworld Boutique River Cruises
With the launch of a new Italian river cruise in the spring of 2013, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises invites sophisticated travelers to experience the culture, cuisine and romance of Italy.
The thirteen-day “Splendors of Italy” itinerary will combine a seven-night river cruise on the River Countess along the Po River and the Venice Lagoon, with an additional two-night land stay in Florence and three-night land stay in Rome. Following are just a few of the unforgettable experiences to be enjoyed during this voyage:
• A visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ravenna
• A tour of Verona, home of literature’s most famous lovers: Romeo and Juliet
• A pasta making workshop in Bologna
• Culinary encounters including Roman pizza, Venetian gelato and Chianti wines
Rates include seven nights in a river-view stateroom; two nights in a deluxe hotel in Florence; three nights in a deluxe hotel in Rome; all meals onboard with complimentary fine wine, beer and soft drinks; fully guided excursions with local experts; all transfers; and more. Rates vary depending on departure date. If the cruise is booked and paid in full before June 30, 2012, travelers will receive a $1,200 discount off their fare.