GONDOLA EXPERIENCE IN VENICE

SLIDE AMONG CENTURIES OF HISTORY ON A TRADITIONAL VENETIAN GONDOLA

Romantic Tour

0,5 Hrs

Venetian Gondola

Highlights:

 

  • Traditional Venetian Gondola

  • Enjoy the colors, lights, sights, charm and beauty of Venice

  • Admire palaces, bridges and magic atmosphere that only a town built on water can give you
30 minutes ride on the Gondola
Boarding assistance

Summary


Slide among centuries of history and picturesque views on a traditional Venetian gondola, an experience hardly to forget.

What You Can Expect


The gondola is one of the main symbols of Venice, as emblematic of the famous water city as mysterious in its origins. Not many people know that at the beginning this unique vessel was different from the one we can admire today, changing across time together with the city it is associated to.
Of course, the history of the gondola is deeply bounded to the one of Venice. Considered one of the most beautiful and elegant boats on Earth, it is built through unique techniques and each part of it has symbolic meanings. For example, its multi-pronged ferro, or prow, does have five or six “pettini”, symbolic of the six “sestieri” in which Venice is divided into. The function of this part made of iron is to balance gondolier’s weigh and it has an “S” shape evoking the flow of the Canal Grande. Not only elegance and beauty then, a whole world embodied into this boat nowadays symbol of Venice. Let yourself experience in first person the gondola through this tour. An enchanting and relaxing way to enjoy the colors, lights, sights, charm and beauty of Venice. You will admire elegant bank-side palaces, unique bridges and breathe the charming and magic atmosphere that only a town built on water can give you.
Can you imagine a better experience to share with the people you love? Probably difficult to find.
Just take your smile and beloved one with you, the timeless beauty of Venice seen from the gondola will do the rest.

When


From April 1st to October 31st:

Every day at 11:00am, 3:00pm and 5:15pm.

 

From November 1st to March 31st:

Every day at 11:00am and 3:00pm.

Departure point


The meeting point is in Venice, at Calle Larga Ascensione in front of the Post Office behind Saint Mark’s Square (45.433563, 12.337159)

 

Please be sure to get there at least 15 minutes prior to tour starting time, this is very important.

Additional info

  • This is a shared gondola (up to six people for each one) so the gondola might be with other people;

 

  • Please note that no refund will be accepted for no shows or late arrivals;

 

  • The Gondola Ride will take place also with rain, only in case of very heavy rain it might be cancelled and the tour will be refunded (if not taken another day/time).

Voucher info


You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity

Local operator information


Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind

Cancellation Policy


If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee

Schedule and Pricing


Available every day;

 

 

Prices:

 

Adult (3-99)        € 33,00

Infant (0-2)          Free of charge (if seated on a parent’s lap)

 

 

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible – we 100% guarantee it –

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GONDOLA EXPERIENCE IN VENICE

The gondola is one of the main symbols of Venice, as emblematic of the famous water city as mysterious in its origins. Not many people know that at the beginning this unique vessel was different from the one we can admire today, changing across time together with the city it is associated to.
Of course, the history of the gondola is deeply bounded to the one of Venice. Considered one of the most beautiful and elegant boats on Earth, it is built through unique techniques and each part of it has symbolic meanings. For example, its multi-pronged ferro, or prow, does have five or six “pettini”, symbolic of the six “sestieri” in which Venice is divided into. The function of this part made of iron is to balance gondolier’s weigh and it has an “S” shape evoking the flow of the Canal Grande. Not only elegance and beauty then, a whole world embodied into this boat nowadays symbol of Venice. Let yourself experience in first person the gondola through this tour. An enchanting and relaxing way to enjoy the colors, lights, sights, charm and beauty of Venice. You will admire elegant bank-side palaces, unique bridges and breathe the charming and magic atmosphere that only a town built on water can give you.
Can you imagine a better experience to share with the people you love? Probably difficult to find.
Just take your smile and beloved one with you, the timeless beauty of Venice seen from the gondola will do the rest.

When:

From April 1st to October 31st:

Every day at 11:00am, 3:00pm and 5:15pm.

 

From November 1st to March 31st:

Every day at 11:00am and 3:00pm.

  • 30 minutes ride on the Gondola
  • Boarding assistance

Additional info:

  • This is a shared gondola (up to six people for each one) so the gondola might be with other people;

 

  • Please note that no refund will be accepted for no shows or late arrivals;

 

  • The Gondola Ride will take place also with rain, only in case of very heavy rain it might be cancelled and the tour will be refunded (if not taken another day/time).

Departure point


Calle Larga Ascensione in front of the Post Office behind Saint Mark’s Square (45.433563, 12.337159).

 

Please be sure to get there at least 15 minutes prior to tour starting time, this is very important.

Local operator information


Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind

Cancellation Policy


If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee

Schedule and Pricing


Available every day;

 

 

Prices:

 

Adult (3-99)        € 33,00

Infant (0-2)          Free of charge (if seated on a parent’s lap)

 

 

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible – we 100% guarantee it –