Cruises and boat tours

30-minute private gondola ride by night in Venice

based on 20 reviews
Availability: Every day
Duration: 30 minutes
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Enjoy an evening admiring the magic and history of Venice on a private gondola ride
  • Explore the canals and be fascinated by the picturesque city seen by night from the water
  • Pass beneath Venice’s ancient and romantic bridges
What to expect

It is estimated that there were eight to ten thousand gondolas operating on the canals of Venice during the 17th and 18th-centuries. Today, there are just 400 that are still in active service. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience Venice by night on a private 30-minute gondola ride.

Although most of the gondolas are used for tourist purposes, you'll be fascinated by the strong bond they continue to have with the history of Venice.

Learn how each part of the boat has symbolic meanings. For example, the iron or bow has 5 or 6 rebbi (prongs) to symbolize the city’s sestieri (districts). Made of iron to balance the weight of the gondolier, the 'S' shape evokes the flow of the Grand Canal.

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What's included
  • 30-minute private gondola ride by night
What's not included
  • Transportation to the meeting point
Where

Fondamenta Cossetti, Venezia, Italy

Meeting point:

Please present your voucher at the "Servizio Gondole" wooden stand.

When
  • From April until October: at 7.00pm, 7.30pm, 8.00pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
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