Rialto Bridge, Italy

Duration: 4 Days

Discover Venice

Visit Venice which is great for Art school trips with its small islands and canals. Explore the beautiful central square and view the many captivating art galleries.

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All about the Discover Venice.

The Edventure Travel Package

All Edventure Travel trips and tours can be customised to your personal requirements, this sample tour is designed to give you inspiration for your own trip. When you are ready to start planning, get in touch and we can design a bespoke package tour for your group. We will always make clear what is included and excluded in your quotation.

Fully Protected

Your trip will be fully protected through our membership of the ABTOT and ABTA. Furthermore, Edventure Travel has its own ATOL licence ensuring that you have complete protection when taking a flight. Edventure Travel offers travel insurance that can be included in your trip to give you protection in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Customised for you

All tours are 100% customised to suit your group. We believe that every group should be treated individually, it’s your tour after all. If you want to add something that is not featured on our website just let us know and we will work with you to develop an itinerary to meet your needs.

Out of Hours Contact

In the unlikely event that you encounter problems whilst on tour, there will always be someone at the end of the phone to assist with any situation.

Travel Advice

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Return Flights
  • All travel when at your destination
  • Accommodation based on bed and breakfast with students in multi-bedded rooms
  • Teachers free of charge sharing twin rooms
  • All meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • All activities mentioned in the itinerary unless otherwise stated
  • Travel Insurance
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Single Room Supplements
  • Personal Expenditure
  • Overseas departure taxes if applicable
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • UK Coach Transfers
  • Full Time Tour Director
  • Activities not mentioned
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Luggage in the hold of the aircraft
  1. Day 1 Depart the UK

    Depart the UK and fly to Venice. Upon arrive your will travel to your hotel.

  2. Day 2 Venice

    Take a walking your of Venice and visit the Rialto Bridge and the Grand Canal. Continue to St Mark’s Square and Basilica with great views over the city.

    You will continue to Doge’s Palace and end at the Bridge of Sighs.

  3. Day 3 Venice

    This morning visit the Ghetto where Jews were made to live but the Venetian Republic governments.

    Visit the Galleria dell’Accademia known as the Gallery of the Academy Florence and famous for the Michelangelo’s sculpture David.

    Visit the Roman Catholic church Santa Maria delle Salute.

     

  4. Day 4 Return to the UK

    Depart Venice and fly back to the UK.

St Marks Square and Basilica, Italy
Santa Maria della Salute, Italy
  1. Rialto Bridge and the Grand Canal Venice

    Rialto Bridge is a stone arch bridge spanning the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy. It is the oldest bridge in Venice and still in use. It connects the districts of San Marco and San Polo. It has two inclined ramps which lead up to a central portico. On either side of the portico, the covered ramps carry rows of shops. It has become one of the architectural icons of Venice.

  2. St Mark’s Square and Basilica Venice

    The Patriarchal Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mark, commonly known as St Mark’s Basilica, is the most famous of the city’s churches and one of the best-known examples of Italo-Byzantine architecture. It is famous for its lavish design with gold ground mosaics and is a symbol of Venetian wealth and power. Since the 11th century, the building has been known by the nickname Chiesa d’Oro meaning Church of Gold.

  3. The Ghetto, Venice Venice

    The Venetian Ghetto was the area of Venice in which Jews were forced to live by the government of the Venetian Republic. Today, the Ghetto is still a centre of Jewish life in the city and the temples are still used as places of worship while other social facilities include a kindergarten, an old people’s home, the kosher guest house, the kosher restaurant, and a bakery. Along with its architectural and artistic monuments, the community also features a Museum of Jewish Art and the Renato Maestro Library.

  4. Stanta Maria delle Salute Venice

    Santa Maria della Salute, commonly known simply as the Salute, is a Roman Catholic church and minor basilica and is one of Venice’s most recognisable buildings. It is prominently positioned near the entrance to the Grand Canal and your students will see the way that the white stones, exuberant statuary and high domes gleam stunningly under the sun. The church was built to thank Madonna for her intervention during a plague in 1630 when 80,000 Venetians had been killed by the devastating plague. Your group will see that no expense or effort was spared in its construction.

  1. Social Interactions

    School trips can offer the opportunity for students to develop their relationships and interactions with others.

  2. Enthusiasm

    This trip can help develop a student’s motivation for the subject and inspire them when back in the classroom due to personal experience.

  3. Knowledge and Perspective

    Personal experience and close interactions with these locations can help students understand the subject and put it into perspective.

  4. Pupil Engagement

    A trip can make a students engage with a subject and become more positive about a subject.

  5. Team Building

    Students will work together in an unfamiliar environment and rely on each other for help.

  6. Hands-on Learning

    Educating through a school trip can create a better understanding of a subject with hands-on learning. Students are engaged, enthusiastic and observant.

  7. Reward

    This trip can be a reward trip for students that have studied hard over the course of the year and can give them a well-deserved break with their friends.

  8. Languages

    Students can practise their language skills when exploring this fascinating country.

Rialto Bridge, Italy
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All our accommodation is provided through tried and tested suppliers that work well with different types of groups, including schools, colleges and social groups. We work with our agents in each country to provide the best accommodation suited to your group. This can depend on the time of year that you travel, your group size and type, the cities that you will travel to, accessibility and price. We will always discuss with you what your preferences are and give examples of the accommodation that we can offer.