GETTING THERE Emirates flies to Dubai with onward connections to Venice: emirates.com/au
CRUISING THERE Uniworld’s 10-day ‘Gems of Northern Italy’ itinerary starts with two hotel nights in Milan and continues with a seven-night cruise on the Venetian Lagoon and Po River: uniworld.com/au/
WHEN TO GO Cruises run between March and November. It is best to avoid the heat and crowds of July and August.
Tourismo Venezia: en.turismovenezia.it