Take a 4 h trip to Murano for the exquisite glasswork, Burano for lace and its pastel-coloured fishermen’s cottages and finally to Torcello for Venice’s first cathedral by boat – the islands in the lagoon in Venice make for some very engaging sightseeing.
A gondola ride is an absolute must do in Venice especially if there is a serenade on board!
A pleasant and relaxing “promenade” with gondolas with a musician on board of one of the gondolas which will accompany your trip along the inner canals of the city.
Share a 40 minute Gondola Cruise with other travelers along the canals of Venice and be entertained with music and song as you glide along the Canals of enchanting Venice.
With music filling the air and the wonderful Baroque buildings reflected in the waters – a Gondola ride is truly the best way to experience the magical city of Venice.
This is not a private tour, your Gondola will be shared with others, if you are looking for a more intimate experience we do also offer the private gondola for 2.
Tour departs from “Campo Santa Maria del Giglio” in front of hotel Gritti, Venice, 30124.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
01 Apr – 31 Oct: 1830h (6:30pm) and 1930h (7:30pm) daily
1.Tours will not operate in the event of bad weather, high tide or Gondolier’s strike. Your tour will either be-rearranged or a full refund offered.
2. Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
3.The tour is not private, your Gondola will be shared with other guests, there can be up to 6 people per gondola. Seats will be allocated by the gondolier in order to balance the load on Gondola.
4.The Gondolas are accompanied by a singer + a musician. There is not one singer for each Gondola instead Gondolas travel in a group to allow multiple Gondolas to listen to the same musicians.
5. Please note that due to the popularity of the Gondola ride, the boarding area is likely to be crowded.
6. Refunds cannot be offered in the case of late arrivals and no shows.
7. Tour does not operate on 18 July (Redentore) and on 06 Sep (Historical Regatta)