Depart the pier or hotel by private van to Aveiro, known as the Venice of Portugal, Aveiro is surrounded by salt-flats, beaches and lagoons and dominated by the Central Canal running through town. Famous for its moliceiros - typical fishing boats with gaily painted prows - Aveiro was once a busy and prosperous port town several centuries ago.You will visit Aveiro's main museum, housed in the former Jesus Monastrey.You will board a famous moliceiro and have a short ride of the city. Lunch time at a local restaurant. Then you will visit Oficina do Doce and taste Aveiro's (typical sweet speciality )"Ovos Moles".Nearby:10 Km further south lies the famous Vista Alegre Museum, which traces the history of Vista Alegre porcelain from the 1850s to the present day. Afterwards, free time will be available to shop or explore the city center before returning to the ship or hotel.