Venice: St Mark's Basin Gondola Ride

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Relax on a gondola ride in Venice and explore St Mark's Basin. Sit back and take in the view of the historic buildings, admire the artistic beauty, and book an optional island tour if you like.


  • Experience a traditional gondola ride in Venice and soak up the unique culture
  • Sit back and relax as the gondolier leads you around St Mark's Basin in Venice
  • Marvel at the many famous palaces and beautiful islands which surround the area
  • Floar around the Venetian Lagoon which is beside the famous Riva degli Schiavoni
  • Choose to go on an optional tour of Murano-Torcello-Burano islands if you like


Experience the artistic beauty of Venice and relax aboard a gondola in Venice. Take in the beautiful views of St Mark's basin, which surrounds Doge's Palace, and the basilica of San Giorgio Maggiore. Book an optional tour of Murano-Burano or Murano-Torcello-Burano islands if you like. Meet the tour guide in front of Cornoldi Palace, which is a 10-minute walk from St Mark's Square. Then, follow them to the gondola stop 'Danieli.' Board the gondola and start your ride through St Mark's Basin to see the many beautiful islands and famous palaces. Relax as the gondolier leads you around the highlight of Venice. Marvel at the artistic beauty of the buildings. Also, choose to purchase an extra tour of the islands, Murano-Burano or Murano-Torcello-Burano, if you wish to see more. Finally, get off the gondola at the same place you got on.


Gondola ride Tour of St Mark's basin Host to greet you

Important Information

  • You may also purchase the package that also includes the tour of the islands (Murano-Burano or Murano-Torcello-Burano) The guide will not board the gondola with you, as this is not a guided tour

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