Water activity

Venice: Sunset Gondola Tour

3.3 / 5

50 reviews

Activity provider: Venice Boat Experience

Venice: Sunset Gondola Tour

Activity provider: Venice Boat Experience

From US$ 36.95 per person

Experience Venice aboard its most traditional mode of transportation on a scenic gondola ride. Cruise along the majestic Grand Canal and venture down the smaller canals for a peek into daily life.

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Duration 30 minutes
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English

Experience

Highlights
  • Travel by gondola along the magnificent Grand Canal
  • Get off the usual tourist trail an venture down the minor canals
  • See ancient mansions and historic bridges from the water at sunset
  • Travel back in time and experience Venice as it should be enjoyed
  • Escape the crowds and venture through smaller canals
Full description

Discover Venice from the water and marvel at its spectacular mansions aboard a traditional gondola. Sit back and relax as you are punted along the magnificent Grand Canal and venture down some of the smaller canals to escape the crowds. Get carried away by this ancient mode of transportation as a professional gondolier rows you along the romantic waterways. Get breathtaking views of the city, pass under historic bridges, and get close to the famous attractions. Travel back in time and experience Venice as it should be enjoyed by everyone who visits.

Includes
  • Shared gondola tour
  • Tips
  • Guide
  • The sun during the year changes the hour at which it sets. Sunset cannot be an inclusion in this tour that is always scheduled at the same time
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet in front of the TURIVE kiosk near St. Mark’s Square.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Baby strollers

Know before you go

  • Please note that this tour is not guaranteed and subject to adverse weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.3 /5

based on 50 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.1/5
  • Value for money
    3.3/5

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The gondola ride was amazing! However the meeting time was at 6:40 pm and after we have been escorted to departure place people needed to queue up and wait a while for their turn. The actual ride was only about 20 min. I recommend not to book this tour if you have something scheduled right afterwards as it might take longer than expected to finish.

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September 3, 2022

Very pleasant. Thought it was short for the price but we still enjoyed the experience

September 11, 2022

This was very nothing like I expected. It was very congested The boats were almost attached like roller coasters and the ride was quicker than advertised. Basically in a small circle. Not worth the money

September 9, 2022

Product ID: 417327