Sailing the Po River in a houseboat

Chioggia and its boats on the Po river

Italia Slow Tour sets sail on the River Po from Chioggia to Polesine: the houseboats are available for people who want to enjoy being nautical tourists along the inland waterways! There are cycling routes where the boat will continue sailing on, whilst part of the crew go for a bike ride! Perfect for family tourism.

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