Venice: Shared Gondola Ride

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Float along the canals of Venice on a 30-minute gondola ride and discover Venice's fascinating corners. Add a relaxing break in a neoclassical café in St. Mark for lunch, coffee, or an aperitif.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a ride in an iconic Venetian gondola
  • Pass under imposing bridges and admire the sights of Venice from the water
  • Experience the magical atmosphere of Venice floating along picturesque canals
  • After the gondola ride, enjoy a break at illy Caffè Giardini Reali in St. Mark

Description

Enjoy an enchanting 30-minute gondola ride and appreciate the beauty, charm, and sights of Venice. A gondolier will guide the boat through the calm waters of the old city, passing under ancient bridges as you admire Venice’s architectural masterpieces. See the Basilica della Salute, one of the city’s finest examples of baroque architecture. It was built to seek the intervention of the Virgin Mary in the eradication of the plague during the 17th century. Enjoy the ride as your gondolier navigates the picturesque minor canals of Venice, leaving the more famous Grand Canal behind, and heading to other important and majestic places. During the ride you’ll see La Fenice, the most famous theater in Venice. It has been repeatedly destroyed by fire and rebuilt, and still remains the city’s main opera venue. It has hosted concerts by great Italian composers such as Rossini, Verdi, Bellini, and Donizetti. Experience the charms of this unique city and take away lasting memories. After your gondola ride, don't miss the opportunity to chill at illy Caffè Giardini Reali: enjoy a coffee break, a light lunch or an aperitif in this unique spot near St. Mark’s Square!

Includes

Approximately 30-minute shared gondola ride

Important Information

  • No credit or refunds will be provided if you do not show up at the meeting point at the time indicated on your voucher
  • The tour could be suspended in case of bad weather. In such cases you are required to go to the departure point in order to find out whether the tour will operate and alternative ways to use the service
  • There will be no commentary provided during the tour
  • A gondola can host up to five people. If your reservation includes more than five people, your group will be divided into smaller groups, or you will enjoy different gondolas
  • This is a collective tour, so you may have to share a gondola with other participants. In this case people belonging to your reservation can be divided into different gondolas
  • Break at illy Caffè: Light lunch 12.00 pm - 2.15 pm Coffee break 3.45 pm - 4.45 pm Aperitif 6.00 pm - 6.15 pm

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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