ms Michelangelo

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CroisiEurope

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ms Michelangelo Review and Specifications

Specifications of ms Michelangelo

Year built 2000  /  Age : 17
Flag state France
Builder Meuse & Sambre Shipyard (Beez-Namur, Belgium)
Owner CroisiEurope
Speed 9 kn / 17 kph / 10 mph
Length (LOA) 110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width) 11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage 1500 gt
Passengers 78 - 158
Crew 20
Cabins 78
Last Refurbishment 2011

Review of ms Michelangelo

MS Michelangelo ship cruises on Po River and Venitian Lagoon (Italy), departing from Venice

This riverboat has 78 passenger cabins (equally sized at 129 ft2 / 12 m2), including 1 suite, 2 single and 4 double bed cabins. Main Deck staterooms are with small riverview windows (non-opening). Upper Deck cabins are with large Picture Windows. The ship has no French balconies (slide-opening windows).ms Michelangelo cruise ship, Po River, Italy

As amenities, each stateroom has private bathroom (WC, sink, shower cabin), satellite TV, radio, phone (only for internal calls), hairdryer, personal safe, individual air-conditioning. The boat’s facilities include a lounge (with a dance floor and its own bar), a dining room (Michelangelo restaurant), sundeck relaxation area (with loungers and deckchairs), gift shop, library, also complimentary bicycles and Wi-Fi Internet usage. The Michelangelo ship’s Po river cruise itinerary is in Italy, leaving from Venice (in Italian "Venezia").

The provided by CroisiEurope gourmet dining options onboard, along with the organized tours with themed food and wine tasting events allow the Michelangelo's guests to enjoy the local Italian cuisine and wines along the cruise itinerary routes. The Michelangelo boat’s river cruises in Venice have duration of 3-days and include inner city Venice canal cruising with both touring and shopping options.

CroisiEurope Po River cruise itineraries

Among the tours and excursions along the Michelangelo ship’s Po cruise itineraries are:

  • Venice (6 pm embarkation at the St Basilio / San Basilio quay or at the Marittima quay) - overnight stay
  • Venice (day 2) - Venetian Lagoon cruising (bay of Adriatic Sea), midday return for lunch, private canal boat tour to Burano (optional), guided tour to Murano island (optional), overnight stay
  • Venice (day 3) - guided city tour (optional, visits Palazzo Ducale and Piazza San Marco), ship lunch, free-time afternoon, overnight stay
  • Venice (day 4) - Bay of Venice cruising to Chioggia (morning arrival, free-time touring); Padua (town tour, optional, joining the boat in Venice), Gala Dinner event on the ship, overnight stay
  • Venice (day 5) - disembarkation (the terminal's name is announced on the boat).

On the 6-days long "Po delta" cruise itinerary additional tour options include:

  • Day 2 - optional bus tour to Padua (and joining the ship in Taglio Di Po for dinner) or a bus transfer to Sottomarina (for a free-time afternoon and joining the boat in Taglio Di Po /at ~7 pm).
  • Day 3 - arrival in Polesella, guided tour of Ferrara, bus travel tour to Verona, re-boarding the ship in Polesella and cruising to Taglio Di Po (overnight stay)
  • Day 4 - Taglio Di Po - bus travel to Chioggia (with stopping in Adria), cruising to Venice (afternoon arrival, optional tour to Palazzo Ducale and Piazza San Marco), free-time, overnight stay
  • Day 5 - Venice - free time, optional gondola boat cruise (booking on board), Venice Lagoon cruise to Mazzorbo. There is an optional afternoon excursion to the Murano and Burano islands. Follows the Gala Dinner formal event on the ship, overnight stay.
  • Day 6 - Venice (disembarkation at 9 am)

MS Michelangelo cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative CroisiEurope cruise rates. They might be different when you book your CroisiEurope Michelangelo cruise deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Know, that CroisiEurope cruises in Italy are price-inclusive of all beverages (coffee, tea, juices, soda drinks, also wine and beer at lunches and dinners), but tours and excursions ashore are optional and cost extra.

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  • Cabin grades number: 4
  • Total number of cabins: 78 (all of which riverview, 2 singles, 1 suite, none for disabled)
  • Cabins – Main Deck (27 double), Upper Deck (44 double, 2 singles, 1 Suite)
  • Restaurants: restaurant
  • Lounges & Bars: lounge with picture windows, TV, bar, sun deck (chaise lounges), gift shop, library, elevator, wi-fi (payable on board).
  • The CroisiEurope cruise company is family owned and based in Strasbourg, France. Established in 1976, this premium line operates all aspects of its cruises: from the vessel building (design and construction) to cuisine and hotel services. CroisiEurope is among Europe's largest cruise line companies.
  • CroisiEurope river cruise deals are inclusive of soft drinks and alcohol (wine and beer with lunch and dinner (year-round). The line offers deals inclusive of unlimited drinks during the Europe's high season (April through October) each year. However, unlike most river cruise lines, CroisiEurope charges its guests additionally for shore excursions.
  • The Michelangelo ship cruises on Po River in Italy on round-trips from Venice (Venezia). This is the only CroisiEurope ship in this country. Another major European river cruise line's ship in Italy is the Uniworlds' River Countess (leaving from Venice, Rome and Milan).

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

ms Michelangelo Itineraries 2017

The below listed ms Michelangelo cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest CroisiEurope fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Venice cruise port

22 December 2017 4 nights / 5 days, round-trip Christmas in Venice and on the lagoon
Prices starting
from $1095
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22 Dec      Departing from Venice, Italy   
24 Dec     Chioggia, Italy   
25 Dec     Venice Islands, Italy   
26 Dec - 27 Dec     Venice, Italy (Overnight)   
27 Dec      Arriving in Venice, Italy   

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28 December 2017 4 nights / 5 days, round-trip New Year in Venice
Prices starting
from $1437
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28 Dec      Departing from Venice, Italy   
30 Dec     Chioggia, Italy   
31 Dec     Venice Islands, Italy   
01 Jan - 02 Jan     Venice, Italy (Overnight)   
02 Jan      Arriving in Venice, Italy   

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