Colours of Venice Painting Week
5 painting lessons with an experienced tutor
Explore Venice, Treviso and Conegliano
Unleash the artist in you through this week-long painting journey. Stay in a gorgeous Venetian manor situated in the countryside and take part in 5 painting sessions led by an experienced tutor. Surrounded by lush meadows and rolling hills, it is easy to find inspirations as you start drafting. Travel to Venice, Treviso and Conegliano for on-site sketching opportunities in major tourist attractions and historical landmarks. Enjoy lunch at a traditional Bacaro or wine bar and dine in a local trattoria to taste delicious food and wine. In the final evening, showcase your remarkable creations in an exhibition of paintings.
2020 Depature Dates
30 May, 27 June & 19 September
Welcome to the Veneto! Meet at Marco Polo Airport and take a group transfer to the villa for welcome drinks on the terrace followed by dinner.
After breakfast, enjoy your first painting lesson with your tutor, followed by lunch. This afternoon, you can continue painting, or relax in the villa and by the pool. Dinner tonight is at the villa, prepared by your chef.
Following breakfast, spend the day in Venice. Here, you will have the day at your leisure to wander around this stunning city and sketch its unique beauty. Enjoy lunch at a typical Bacaro in the heart of the city. Later this afternoon, you will return to the villa for dinner.
A leisurely morning to spend with the painting tutor, developing your work at the villa. For the rest of your day, you are free to paint or relax by the pool. Dinner will be at the villa.
Today, you will have more time to continue your artwork before lunch at the villa. In the late afternoon, you will go to Treviso. Here, you will have time for some sight-seeing and sketching before dinner in our favourite local trattoria.
After breakfast, you will have time to continue painting followed by lunch. In the afternoon, the group will drive to Conegliano (the home of Prosecco). Here, you will enjoy a private wine tasting. Later, return to the villa for dinner.
After breakfast, you will have time to continue painting followed by lunch. In the evening, the chef will prepare a farewell dinner followed by a group exhibition of work from throughout the week.
This morning, you will transfer to Marco Polo Airport for your onward journey.
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- Small group tour - maximum of 10 people
- No single supplement
- Group transfer are only available if you are able to meet them. Please ask for transfer times.
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