Grand Canal

Grand Canal

Venice

Best tours and activities for Grand Canal

Things to know about Grand Canal

The Grand Canal is the main canal of Venice, long more than three miles. It consists in the major water-traffic in the city and its route bisects the historic centre of Venice.
 
Developed in the 9th century, the Grand Canal has been for centuries the centre of commercial life in the city. Along the trail are still visible today the "fondaco" houses, typical buildings combining the warehouse and the merchant's residence, used to allow the docking of boats.
 
Today, the Grand Canal is traversed by numerous boats: the typical Venetian gondola, but also the boats and ferries. Every year in September, it is held a historic race between Venetian boats, which attracts crowds of locals and tourists.

Tours and things to do in Italy

Group Tour of Rialto market and secret Venice with cicchetti and wine Venture on an exciting tour in Venice and get a real taste of Italy by tasting a few Cicchetti (Venetian tapas) with a glass of wine while sitting in a traditional osteria by the Rialto market. 
69,00
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Small Group Tour of Venice centre and St. Mark's Basilica with tickets included This is a one of a kind Venice walking Tour which is the ideal Venice city sightseeing tour for a first-timer. Thanks to this tour you will discover the best attractions of one of the most beautiful cities in the world in a small group of people!
39,00
per person
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Photo Tour around the Centre of Venice with a professional photographer Learn how to take amazing photographs of Venice and discover the unknown but charming places of the city. Our exclusive photography tour in Venice will take you through the streets of the city and a professional photographer and guide will teach all the skills to take perfect travel photos.
70,00
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Guided Tour of the Grand Canal of Venice and its amazing attraction by Boat Among the wonderful marvels of Venice, the Grand Canal is truly an astonishing place to visit. Join the opportunity to discover this exceptional landmark with a unique tour of the Grand Canal in Venice. Discover the unseen parts of the city and the wonderful Grand Canal palaces.
39,00
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Shared Gondola Serenade on the Grand Canal of Venice Discover the true romantic side of Venice with a unique gondola serenade in this amazing destination. Take a gondola ride through the canals of Venice and enjoy local musicians serenade you the most romantic songs of Italy, while exploring the charming canals.
41,00
per person
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