Grand Canal boat tour for small groups
Activities

Grand Canal boat tour for small groups

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Escape the horde of tourists and discover Venice by boat
  • Sail the Grand Canal and minor canals of Venice
  • Learn the history and anecdotes about people who once lived along this waterway
What to expect

Small group Venice boat tour of the Grand Canal and minor canals of Venice provides the ideal sightseeing tour of the city of Venice for first-time visitors.

Escape the horde of tourists to discover a relaxing and rewarding experience as you glide down the main street of Venice. You'll feel like a VIP on your small group boat tour of the Grand Canal. You'll travel in a luxurious motor launch (limited to 8-9 participants), so that you'll enjoy an intimate experience of the waterways of Venice, while listening to the detailed commentary of your expert Venice tour guide.

In the first part of this boat tour cruise, your friendly and knowledgeable guide will introduce you to the splendid palaces, churches, bridges and other monumental buildings that line the main waterway of Venice.

Learn about the history and evolution of the main street of Venice, and be entertained by anecdotes about the famous and infamous people that once lived along this celebrated waterway.

In the second part of this marvelous sightseeing tour of Venice, sit back and enjoy a delightful journey through the minor canals of Venice. In the Hidden Venice, as you travel through four of the city districts of Venice, you'll get a full overview of the city and enjoy postcard views of the most romantic parts of the city.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Local expert English-speaking guide
    • Luxurious motorboat (maximum 8-9 participants)
    What's not included
    • Gratuities
    Where

    Sestiere di S. Marco, 312, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Entrance of the Royal Gardens on the waterfront of St. Mark's Square. From St. Mark's, facing the Basilica, turn right and walk towards the open water. At the two giant columns, facing the water, turn right and following the line of trees after a 100 meters, you'll come to the entrance of the Royal Gardens, where we'll be waiting for you holding a sign with Grand Canal boat tour written on it.

    What to remember
    • This Venice boat tour starts and finishes at St. Mark's Square
    • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. However, please contact us directly for alternative routes suitable for you
    • During high water, the tour will take place, but it might happen we have to partly adapt the tour to the weather conditions
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    When
    • Please check the calendar for availability
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    Provider
    Avventure Bellissime
    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 experience begins.

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