Lagoon History (Cruise to Aquileia)

Lagoon History (Cruise to Aquileia)

Laguna History, Cruise on the route of Patriarchs

From Lignano Sabbiadoro

There is a unique and very exciting way to cruise the Lagoons of Marano and Grado and visit Aquileia by choosing our itinerary: “Sea&Taste: Lagoon History”.

A special day to experience while exploring Aquileia, a precious chest of art and history declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

'Santa Maria' Boat will be transformed into a time machine that through an ancient route will pursue the historical roots of an important territory that represented cultural, religious and commercial crossroads between the Italian peninsula and the East.To welcome us in Aquileia a local tourist guide who will tell us the ancient splendor and guide us inside the Domus of Tito Macro, one of the largest residences among those found in northern Italy, which covers an area of 1,700 square meters and is one of the most evocative places of the ancient Roman metropolis.

During the tour a sweet experience to be enjoyed at the chocolate factory "Cocambo" and for the little ones a fun laboratory where to unleash the pastry creativity.


08.45 am meeting of participants at Porto Darsena - Lignano Sabbiadoro | side Landing of Pirates, boarding and departure for navigation through the lagoons of Marano and Grado

10.45 am ca.expected arrival in Aquileia and meeting with the guide

11.00 – 01.30 pmguided tour of Aquileia with entrance to the Domus of Tito Macro ; tasting at the chocolate factory "Cocambo", a company belonging to the Wine and Flavors Road FVG

02.30 pm meeting with the participants and boarding on the boat for the return, free lunch or with the opportunity to taste the menu of fresh fish proposed by the galley on board

05.00 pm. expected arrival in Lignano Sabbiadoro


The cruise will take place every Thursday from July to 02/09/2021.

Saturday from 11/09/2021 to 25/09/2021

Adults Euro 32.50 / Children (6-11 anni) Euro 15.00 / Children (0-5) Gratis

*Optional: lunch on board during the return trip with fish menu for € 25,00 .

Fares include:

  • cruise with the boat Santa Maria
  • tour leader for the duration of the excursion
  • guided tour in Aquileia
  • entrance to the Domus di Tito Macro
  • visit and tasting at the chocolate factory "Cocambo"
  • chocolate workshop for children at the chocolate factory "Cocambo"

Fares do not include:

  • lunch on board during the return trip with fish menu (Euro 25,00 per person)
  • extras
  • not mentioned entries
  • what is not expressly stated in the “fare includes"

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