Cruises and boat tours

Venice: 30-minute private gondola ride by night

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 8 to 10,000 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 from one of these icons on a private 30 minute 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 ferro or prow has 5 or 6 pettini (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.

Read more
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
Read more
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
What people say about this experience
based on 20 reviews
Great
Excellent (6)
Great (12)
Average (1)
Poor (1)
Bad (0)

You might also like

Cruises and boat tours
-20%
Must see

Experience an exclusive and romantic 30-minute private gondola ride on the canals of Venice. Discove...

Cruises and boat tours

Excursion by private motor-launch with multilingual hostess along the Grand Canal, “the most beautif...

Day trips & excursions
Top seller

Excursion to the Venetian Lagoon for the visit of islands famous for the handcrafts: Murano for the ...

Day trips & excursions

Meet your local guide in the center of Venice and with a short 15-minute walk through the hidden str...

Transportation

Venice Shuttle is a fast shared shuttle-boat service for transfers from Marco Polo airport to the ce...

Walking tours

Your Venice ghost walking tour features a delightful sightseeing route through the Hidden Venice, th...

Walking tours

Immerse yourself in the mysterious and magical atmosphere of Venice when twilight turns into darknes...

Day trips & excursions

A cruise in the Lagoon is a suggestive as well as enjoyable experience, a new and different way to s...

Nightlife

Enjoy a very special night tasting a gourmet dinner in a local restaurant and participating to a con...

Unusual tours

Enjoy a guided tour to the workshop of the last Battiloro laboratory in Venice.The Battiloro is a cr...