Winter in Italy with Venice Carnival Peel back the mask and uncover the secrets of Venice during the legendary Carnival. From the marvels of St Mark's Square to the exuberant crowds in full costume, Venice is a feast for the senses. Feel the pull of mystery at the Bridge of Sighs and visit the tiny fishermen's island of Burano, known for its lace-making and painted houses. Explore Byzantine basilicas and the famous traditional glass-blowing studios of Murano. And of course, immerse yourself in the sounds and energy of the crowds on festival night. Add in the highlight cities of Rome and Florence and you have a trip you'll never forget.HighlightsRevel with the Venetians through the lively streets of Venice Carnival, explore Florence's museums and markets, set eyes on the Leaning Tower of Pisa.AccommodationStandard Hotel (8 nts).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 24, avg 14.Meals Included8 breakfasts, 1 dinnerWhat's IncludedYour Discover Moment: Rome Your Discover Moment: Florence Your Discover Moment: Venice. Orientation walk in Rome and Florence. Day trip to Pisa. Three nights in Venice for carnival, including Fat Tuesday. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.