Venice: Grand Canal Gondola Ride and Walking Tour

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Explore Venice on foot and from the water on a combined 30-minute gondola ride along the St. Mark's Basin and a guided walking tour of the historical city center.


  • Discover the unique panorama of St. Mark's Basin
  • Enjoy a tour with a guide who will escort you through the labyrinth of Venice
  • Stroll through the Rialto and St. Mark's area with a guide
  • See Venice highlights, like Marco Polo's house and Santa Maria Formosa Area


Stroll through the heart of the city with a guide in your chosen language. Explore the Rialto and St Mark's area and the network of canals and narrow streets. Arrive at the Rialto Bridge and see the historical market. Listen to tales about the district and learn more about some of the historical figures who lived there, such as Marco Polo. Continue your experience with a gondola ride discovering Venice from a unique angle: glide under the Bridge of Sighs into the magical San Marco Basin and greet the charming San Giorgio Island. A dream journey awaits! Discover the 5 districts of Venice with their best attractions and squares, day or night, on a self-guided tour. This mobile app includes a map which escorts you through the city, letting you decide what to see. Listen to the automatic audio narration of the city’s highlights, with more than 120 points of interest including the glorious La Fenice theater, Rialto Bridge, Jewish Ghetto, the Arsenale the majestic Accademia Bridge and much more. Thanks to this app, you will also enjoy the most secret and picturesque places of Venice known only by true Venetians.


Walking Tour by a professional guide 30-minute shared gondola ride Audio receiver devices for groups of more than 10 people Introductory to the gondola experience Multilingual assistance for embarking Mobile app with audio commentary for gondola

Important Information

  • For the tour at 9:15 AM, the gondola ride will be at 11:45 AM (19/02 - 10/11) For the tour at 9:30 AM, the gondola ride will be at 11:45 AM (19/02 - 27/03) For the tour at 11:00 AM, the gondola ride will be at 2:30 PM (28/03 - 10/11) For the tour at 11:30 AM, the gondola ride will be at 2:30 PM (19/02 - 10/11) For the tour at 2:00 PM, the gondola ride will be at 3:45 PM (19/02 - 31/03) For the tour at 2:00 PM, the gondola ride will be at 4:45 PM (01/04 - 10/11) For the tour at 4:00 PM, the gondola ride will be at 6:15 PM (01/05 - 30/09)
  • Each gondola can carry a maximum of 5 people. Seats cannot be chosen but will be assigned by the gondolier, depending on your weight
  • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
  • You have to download the app on your mobile device
  • There is a gap of time between the walking tour and the gondola ride
  • The tour is bilingual

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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