To participate, get more details or make a reservation, call Denise Rogers at 630-365-5193 or visit any Old Second Bank location.
Cabin Rates: pp double occupancy
Category 5 — $5,199
Category 4— $5,519
Category 3— $5,899
Category 2— $6,219
Category 1— $6,899
(Receive a Past Passenger Discount per Category choice) (Price will increase after October 31, 2016)
Begin in Milan and tour the city with a visit to Da Vinci’s “The Last Supper.” See Verona, the “City of Romeo & Juliet” with a Valolicella wine estate lunch. Then explore Venice’s canals, a walking tour, a visit to St. Mark’s Basilica, and a glass-making demonstration. Visit the medieval walled city of Padua with ancient arcades and porticos to Palazzo della Ragione. Then you’ll have the choice to go to Bologna, Italy’s culinary capital to see how pasta is made, or visit Ferrara, a site with a history of arts. Next, you’ll choose to visit Chioggia, a bustling fish market, or learn the art of mussel fishing from locals. Then cruise to two Venitian lagoon islands, Pellestrina and Lido, the home of the Venice Film Festival. See Burano’s colorful houses and lace-making tradition. Then see Mazzorbo for wine-tasting. Then take a guided stroll in Venice through the Rialto Market, or tour the Accademia Gallery with an art historian. Cost includes: Deluxe Motorcoach transport to Chicago and back; all luggage handling, gratuities, Travel Guard Group Insurance, excursions, port charges, s nights in Milan, meals and entertainment on board.