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Venice: Grand Canal Gondola Serenade with Carnival Mask

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Cruise down the Grand Canal in a gondola with a singer and a musician. Upgrade your experience with a fun Carnival mask or an aperitif, and learn about the rich traditions surrounding gondolas.


  • Take a breathtaking gondola ride with live music on the Grand Canal
  • Wear your Carnival Mask on board of the Gondola and post memorable pictures
  • 10-minute introduction to Gondola tradition
  • Enjoy skip the lines access to your gondola


Experience the magic of Venice with a peculiar small-group gondola ride along the Grand Canal and romantic canals, serenaded by a singer and musician and wearing your own Carnival Mask. Discover the rich history and tradition of Venetian gondolas with our knowledgeable guide, who will share fascinating insights into the unique design and craftsmanship of these iconic boats. The guide will introduce you the gondola tradition before boarding. As a special gift, we'll give you a traditional carnival mask to wear during the ride and take home with you. Wear your mask, sit back and relax enjoying a beautiful sights of Venice, accompanied by live music. Don't forget to snap some unforgettable photos with your mask on board the gondola and share them with your friends on your social media! Admire La Fenice Theater, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection Museum, and La Salute Church from a privileged point of view on board the gondola. Glide under small bridges and take in the breathtaking atmosphere of the Grand Canal, the perfect location for live music played by professional musicians and singers. 


30-minute gondola ride (private or shared, depending on option selected) Live serenade with a musician and a singer Special gift of a Carnival Mask to wear on board the gondola for memorable pictures (if option selected) 10-minute introduction to the Gondola tradition Aperitif (if the option is selected)

Important Information

  • This tour is not fully accessible for people in wheelchairs or with physical disabilities • Tour does not operate in the case of exceptionally bad weather
  • If the tour does not operate, it will either be rescheduled or refunded • This is a small group tour, but not a private tour. You may share your gondola with other parties • Each gondola can host a maximum of 5 people
  • The seats onboard will be assigned by the gondolier depending on guests' weight
  • The performers (a singer and a musician) will board a gondola in the center of the row so all participants can hear the music (there will not be musicians on every gondola)

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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