Grand Canal by gondola with commentary
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Grand Canal by gondola with commentary

based on 15 reviews
Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Russian , Chinese
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 30 minutes to 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Join a romantic gondola ride along the canals of Venice
  • Enjoy the cruise through the Grand Canal
  • Get exclusive views in one of the most romantic city of the world
  • Discover history by audioguide in 9 different languages
What to expect

Explore the city of Venice onboard an authentic gondola. Your gondolier will take through quiet waterways, romantic corners and small picturesque bridges. You will discover the main Venetian attractions and some marvels hidden among these smalls’ canals.

During your lovely journey, you will admire Desdemona’s House and Mozart’s House passing by the magnificent La Fenice Theatre, Rio (Canal) “De le Ostreghe” and reaching the most famous watercourse of the world: the Grand Canal. Here you will cherish the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, the Salute Church and some of the stunning Venetian palaces that run along the canal like Ca’Dolfin, Ca’Loredan, Grimani Palace and many others. You will see also Punta de la Dogana and then you will return in the labyrinth of canals making your way back to the start point in front of Campo San Moisè. An unforgettable experience to discover this wonderful city!

Enjoy the first and only tour on a gondola with commentary, in 9 different languages! A personal app will accompany you during this unforgettable experience, telling histories and tales of the palaces and attractions of the itinerary! Download it, put the earphones and enjoy this charming gondola ride!

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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
    • Skip the line shared gondola ride for 30 minutes
    • Multilingual assistance for embarking
    • Mobile app with audio commentary in 9 different languages to download on your mobile
    Reduced price
    • Child (0-2): free only if they don't occupy their own seat
    Where

    Calle larga de l'Ascension, 1257, 30124 Venezia VE

    Meeting point:

    Museo Correr is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower leaving the Basilica behind you proceed straight on to the colonnade with Museo Correr’s entrance. In front of it you will find the assistant waiting for you with a signboard “Gondola Tour”. Please, arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the departure time.

    What to remember
    • The ride is not private. Each gondola can guest maximum 6 people
    • The seat aboard will be assigned by the gondolier depending of guests' weight
    • The gondola is not fully accessibile for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
    • The itinerary could be changed or be postponed in case of wind or bad weather, if the customer cannot join the ride for these reasons the ticket will be canceled and full refund.
    • Languages: just download the App for the commentary (English, Spanish, German, Japanese, Russian, Chinese, Italian, French and Hindi)
    • This app won’t use up any data connection as it runs on GPS only. You will receive the app and the QR code at the moment of reservation. Follow the instruction to download the app and log in to download at the meeting point with our staff
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    When

    Check the calendar for updated availabilities

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    Provider
    Venice City Tour
    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.
    What people say about this experience
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