It is an ancient waterway, created by the “Serenissima” during the period of its maximum splendour.
It is a classical navigation route and it offers a varied and surprising scenery: from the fishing cottages to the Grand Canal palaces, from the wide estuaries of the venetian rivers to the green landscape cut from the beds of reeds, from a productive countryside to lazy beaches. Bike recommended.
Chioggia, Venezia and other islands of the Lagoon, Jesolo, Musile di Piave, Cortellazzo, Caorle, Bibione, Lignano, Precenicco, Marano.
Km 175, 5 locks, 5 swing bridges (25 engine hours).
DURATION: Week, one way cruise.
One way available just for the boat NCF First
Chioggia, Pellestrina, Venezia, Cavallino, Jesolo, Caorle, Bibione, Lignano, Precenicco Marano, Grado and back to Chioggia via Portegrandi
Km 225, 10 locks, 9 swing bridges (32 engine hours).
DURATION: Ideal for 11 days
Chioggia, Venezia, Jesolo, Musile di Piave, Cortellazzo, Caorle, Bibione, Lignano, Precenicco, Aquileia, Grado, Marano and back journey.
Km 325, 10 locks, 9 swing bridges (36 engine hours).
DURATION: Two Weeks
MUST DO THINGS
- Chioggia, "the little Venice"
- Caorle, its old town and the beach
- Jesolo and its nightlife
- Aquileia, UNESCO world heritage
- The "casoni" in Foci dello Stella natural reserve