Day excursion by bus from Florence to visit Venice

Day-tour of Venice with gondola ride from Florence by bus

14 h
min 30
Day Trips & Excursions
difficulty Very easy
Wheelchair Not Accessible
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One-day tour from Florence to Venice with a gondola ride

Explore the treasures of Venice with our unique day tour from Florence by bus. See the best attractions of Venice by yourself and together with our guide. Enjoy an incredible gondola ride and admire the exceptional Piazza San Marco with its wealth of monuments and know more about its history.

Day excursion by bus from Florence to visit Venice highlights: 

  • Amazing day tour from Florence to a unique destination
  • Discover the beauty and treasures of Venice
  • Day tour to Venice to explore its best attractions
  • Free time in Piazza San Marco and walking tour of the city
  • Enjoy a stunning and typical ride with the Gondola

One of the most beautiful and unique destinations in the world should be visited by everyone, while it is still around. Venice has captured the dreams and thoughts of millions of travelers, with its unmatched architecture and wealth of monuments, its web of canals and islands connected by bridges.

Venice, the "Floating City"

Once named the “Floating City”, studies show that Venice is actually sinking and it might not be here for future generations to admire. With one of the richest cultural and historical heritages in the world, a visit to Venice is a unique experience, a trip back in time to a city that has remained unchanged for centuries.

Explore the highlights of unique Venice with an incredible gondola ride

Our amazing one day tour of Venice from Florence is the perfect opportunity to see the best that this destination has to offer, travelling by bus or minivan and exploring the most famous attractions of Venice. Start early in the morning, leaving Florence towards Venice, having the pleasure of exploring the city on your own for a few hours. Enjoy your free time wandering around the streets of the city and leave for an incredible gondola ride around the canals of the city center. 

Discover the amazing heritage of the city center

After your unforgettable gondola ride, you will have the time to enjoy a lunch (not included) in one of the hosterias of the center and then you will meet our expert tour guide. You will wander around the narrow streets and along the canals of Venice, admiring the lavish palaces and mansions, small churches and everyday life going on through this exceptional city. The day tour of Venice from Florence continues with the Piazza San Marco, probably the best known place in the city and one of the most beautiful in the world. Our guide will show you (from the outside) the history and characteristics of the wonderful monuments in Piazza San Marco, like the Doge Palace, San Marco Basilica, the Clock Tower or the Bridge of Sighs. You will discover the soul of Venice, falling in love with its past and its present. During this short walking tour in Venice, you will also have the privilege to attend a glassblowing demonstration, one of the several traditional occupations in the city. Experience Venice with our amazing day tour from Florence by bus!
At the end of the tour you will come back to Florence

More tours to visit Venice from Florence

If you are looking for a different way to visit Venice departing from Florence, check out our day tour from Florence to Venice by high-speed train, to travel on a faster vehicle!

  • Venice
  • Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
  • Expert multilingual escorts
  • Glassblowing demonstration
  • Free time in Piazza San Marco
  • Guided walking tour
  • Free map of Venice
  • Gondola ride (1/2 h)
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


This tour is free for infants 0-2 years old.
We suggest you wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
The itinerary may be changed due to acts of force majeure, such us strikes, bad weather etc. Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.

Confirmation will be received at time of booking. You will receive a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.