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Lake Garda, Venice & Verona

Staying at either 4* Hotel Caravel or Hotel La Vela
8 Days / 7 Nights

Travelling by FIRST Class Coach

  • Circular Tour of Lake Garda including a boat trip
  • Venice
  • Verona

Price Includes:

  • Return Travel by ‘First Class’ Harry Shaw coach
  • Return Channel crossing either by ferry or Eurotunnel
  • 2 nights bed and Continental breakfast accommodation in France / Germany en route - family run or city style
  • 5 nights dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation at either the 4* Hotel Caravel or Hotel Club La Vela
  • Excursions as detailed

Not Included:

  • Meals or drinks en route or during your stay other than stated.
  • Personal expenditure, gratuities or admission charges
  • Travel insurance
  • Single room supplement
  • Tourist Tax at Lake Garda. Currently 1 Euro per person per night - this must be paid in cash on arrival directly to the hotel

Your Accommodation

The 4* Hotel Caravel (pictured) is set in the heart of Torbole. It is excellently appointed and all rooms are reserved with private bathrooms, balcony, air conditioning, satellite TV, direct dial phones, hair dryer, safety deposit box. Hotel features include restaurant, lounge bar, outdoor pool, lifts.

For further information on the Hotel Caravel click here

The Hotel La Vela is a short stroll from the Lake. Here all rooms have private bathrooms, air-conditioning, satellite TV. balcony. Hotel features include restaurant, lounge bar, outdoor pool, garden area.

For further information on the 4* Hotel Club LaVella click here

Overnight Hotels are family run or city style

Your Itinerary

Day 1
Departures from selected regional pick up points and travel by coach to the channel port from where we take the short sea crossing to the Continent. After clearing Customs formalities we continue our journey to our overnight hotel in France / Germany.

Day 2
After an early breakfast we continue to make our way to the Lake Garda area and Torbole arriving at our hotel during the evening. Here Accommodation has been reserved for 5 nights on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis

Day 3 – today we have included a Lake Garda circular tour taking in the shoreline of lemon groves and the capital of Lake Garda – Garda.  At the southern end the shoreline narrows giving a fjord-like quality to the scenery.  The trip includes trip to Malcesine.  As well we have included a boat trip on the lake

Day 4 – today we have a wonderful included excursion to Venice.  Enjoy the famous sights including the Bridge of Sighs, St Mark’s Square and the Doges Palace.  Take a walk over the Rialto Bridge – an ideal spot to watch the activities of the boats on the Grand Canal below

Day 5 – today we take you to Verona – one of Italy’s most beautiful and historic cities.  Don’t miss the impressive square – Piazza Bra – with its ornate fountains and delightful pavement cafes dominated by the Magnificent Roman Arena – the third largest in the world.  Continue through to Piazza Erbe – the old Roman Forum where nowadays you will find a large open-air market selling an assortment of local produce.  As well browse around the various selection of shops in Via Mazzini or even visit the famous balcony featured in Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Day 6 – day at leisure. 

Day 7 – after breakfast it is time to bid a fond farewell.  We make our way to our hotel in France / Germany where our final overnight stopover has been included on a bed and Continental breakfast basis

Day 8 – continue our journey home arriving back later on.

Verona Opera

30 July 2016 Departure:
Verona Opera – during your stay you can visit the Verona Opera Festival. This is a truly spectacular experience and astounds audiences year after year with a unique backdrop of a Roman amphitheatre. We can arrange tickets during your stay for one of the performances which will be taking place. Package includes a gradinata (unreserved stone step ‘seat’) and coach transfer. Prices start from 90 Euros per person. Please ask for details. If you are unable to partake in any of the excursions or miss any of the meals due to your booking of ticket to see the Verona Opera no compensation will be payable. It is normally possible for the hotel to replace your missed dinner with lunch.

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