Venice: Historical Gondola Yard Private Tour

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Discover all the secrets of Venice's gondola visiting its birthplace in one of the most ancient and famous “squero” (yard) of Venice.


  • Enjoy a visit to a gondola yard
  • Learn how gondolas are made from your professional guide
  • Discover all the secrets of the gondola


The “Gondola” is undoubtedly the symbol of Venice. Its elegant and silent flowing through the canals is one of the main attractions of this wonderful city. Used as the main mean of transportation in the past centuries, nowadays the gondola gives tourists the possibility to appreciate breathtaking views of this marvelous city from the water. An enchanting blast through the past! But how this special boat is built? Which are the elements that guarantee its balance combined to its lanky and fluid shape? Discover all the secrets of a gondola by visiting it's birthplace in one of the most ancient and famous “squero” (yard) of Venice.


Entrance fees Professional guide

Important Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Comfortable shoes recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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