Grand Canal and secret corners boat tour
Activities

Grand Canal and secret corners boat tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Check the calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy an intimate experience with a maximum of 9 people per motor-launch
  • Discover Venice's "sestieri" and Grand Canal from the water, stop at the Jewish Ghetto and at a gondola workshop
  • Sail in the open lagoon passing by Murano and San Michele and admiring panoramic views of the Dolomites
What to expect

Experience the uniqueness of Venice on a boat!

Thanks to this fascinating tour designed for the first-time visitors, you’ll travel through many of the cities “sestieri“ (neighbourhoods) enjoying Venice best sights. Admire the first Cathedral of Venice in the Castello area, enter the imposing water gate and access the Arsenal, the historic shipyard and depot dating back to when the city was an important mercantile city. Sail out in the open lagoon, passing by Murano and the cemetery island of San Michele, while enjoying views of the Dolomites mountains in distance.

Then, continue your itinerary exploring the Cannaregio district and admiring some of its most charming canals. Enjoy a quick stop at the Jewish Ghetto and take some photos of this picturesque corner of the city. Discover the Santa Croce and Dorsoduro areas and stop at a famous Gondola workshop where craftsmen still produce the traditional Venetian Gondolas. Last but not least, cruise down the Grand Canal; sit back and enjoy your guide's introduction to the splendid palaces, churches, gardens, bridges and warehouses that adorn Venice's main street.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Qualified English-speaking guide
    • Luxurious motor launch
    • Grand Canal and Venice attractions tour
    What's not included
    • Hotel pick up and drop-off service
    • Food and drinks
    Where

    Piazza San Marco, 7, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy

    Meeting point:
    • At the Entrance to the Royal Gardens on the waterfront of St. Marks Square. From St. Marks facing the Basilica turn right and walk towards the open water. At the two giant columns facing the water turn right and, following the line of trees after a 100 meters, you will arrive at the entrance of the Royal Gardens where your guide will be waiting holding a sign with tour name written on it
    What to remember
    • During high water, the tour will take place, but it might have to be partially adapted to the weather conditions
    • This tour operates with a minimum of 4 participants
    • The tour is only offered in English
    • This tour is not accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
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    When

    Please check the calendar for availability

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    Provider
    Avventure Bellissime
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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