Shared Gondola Ride on the Grand Canal of Venice

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Shared Gondola Ride on the Grand Canal of Venice

Discover the unique heritage of Venice with a gondola group tour through the canals of the city. We offer you the chance to take a charming gondola ride in Venice and admire the beautiful palaces on the banks. Explore the canals of Venice onboard a gondola!

Explore Venice on a charming gondola tour
Admire the magnificent palaces and mansions on the banks
Learn more about the exceptional heritage of Venice
Discover the magical world of gondoliers and gondolas in Venice

Among the most famous and beloved symbols of Venice, the gondolas have long been the favorite of travelers from around the world. Floating with the typical Italian grace and elegance, these beautiful boats are almost as renowned as the city itself, so a gondola tour of Venice is among the highlights of any visit to La Serenissima.

Discover Venice on board a typical gondola

Imagine yourself cruising through the charming canals of Venice, admiring the exceptional palaces on the banks and discovering a marvelous heritage of Venice. There are few things which can compete with a classic gondola ride in Venice, discovering the most impressive sights in the city, meeting the friendly gondoliers and learning more about the century old tradition of Venice.
Not so long ago, the upper class had its own gondolas to cruise within Venice and its maze of smaller canals. Today, this is mostly a privilege of tourists, keeping this authentic Venetian occupation alive.

Cruise the Grand Canal of Venice on this tour

Follow the noble and wealthy and experience the thrills of a gondola tour in Venice! Explore the marvels of Venice like never before, discovering the Grand Canal and the treasures on its banks from a gondola, see the amazing area of Salute and admire its magnificent builidings.

Visit minor canals of Venice to discover its charme

During the tour, you will also visit some of the minor canals of Venice, in the area of La Fenice Theatre: here you will find some of the best sights of the city, often ignored from common turists.
Discover the romantic charm of Venice as you get an insightful look into the tradition of gondolas and gondoliers, tightly linked to the unique essence of the beautiful city. We give you the perfect chance to see another face of Venice, from the water, as much part of the city as the alleys and stones of the buildings. Fall in love with a unique place that will truly make for an unforgettable memory.

  • Grand Canal (Salute area)
  • Other waterways in Venice (La Fenice area)
  • 35 minutes gondola tour
  • Shared gondola
  • Tips (optional)
  • Touristic guide
Meeting point: 

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


This group tour will start with a minimum number of 4 passengers. You will cruise aboard a shared gondola with a maximum of 6 passengers.
We suggest you to wear comfortable shoes and clothes.
Please note that this activity does not include any commentary, so no provision is made for particular language requirements.

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

Reviews of Shared Gondola Ride on the Grand Canal o...

Reviewed by Afonso M from

Good attentive service

We went on a gondola ride and it was lovely. The tour guide was really nice and helpful. 35 minutes really well spent.
Reviewed by Taranjit from Canada

Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride was great!

We had just one day in Venice and decided to do the walking tour and gondola ride. It was a great experience and we're so glad we decided to do it. We saw and learned more than we ever could have on our own!
Reviewed by Sue W from Italia

Gondola ride

A gondola ride makes your trip to Venice complete. We had a fantastic Gondolier who spoke English and gave us a guided tour. Not to be missed.
Reviewed by Paul R from Regno Unito

Wonderful Gondola experience

Something you can not afford to miss is a super Gondola ride around the canals of Venice. We took a ride from the Grand Canal near the station. We were given a price at the start and had a very well informed trip and commentary all the local attraction and history. You also see Venice from a viewpoint that most only see from the bridges and pathways. An excellent attraction