After Rio de Janeiro Venice is the most famous Carnival event all over Europe. The whole city is a fancy dress party. In every part of the city you can see the jerks. The “Papá del Gnocco” – “Dad of Gnocco”, the traditional first course, is a popular symbol: a man, normally with a long white beard, dressed with a red cloak and armed with a scepter in the form of a big fork.
Day 1 - 20.02.2020
Arrival in your 3*** hotel in Lake Garda/Verona area. Dinner and overnight
Day 2 - 21.02.2020
After breakfast departure to Verona
Start of the guided city tour of the historic center of Verona. Typical lunch with Veronese specialties, one of them are the famous „Gnocchi“, after the desert you will be served a glass of Grappa. Afternoon participate at Verona’s Carnival. The Carnival is very popular: indeed, it’s considered one of the oldest in Europe. The “Papa’ del Gnocco” – Dad of “Gnocco”, the traditional first course, is a popular symbol:
a man, normally with a long white beard, dressed with a red cloak and armed with a scepter in the form of a big fork. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight
Day 3 - 22.02.2020
After breakfast departure to Venice
Private boat trip from Tronchetto to St. Mark’s Square. Optional lunch and free time to participate at the famous Carnival of Venice, one of the biggest celebrations in Italy. Those mysterious, disturbing Venetian masks, eyeing you from the city’s alleyways are part of what we imagine the Venetian world would have been like 300 years ago. In the late afternoon return by boat to Tronchetto and by coach to your hotel.
Dinner with special Carnival dessert and overnight
Day 4 - 23.02.2020
Breakfast and departure