Famous for: Sunset Cruises, Tours and Walks, River Cruises, Romantic
The famous Grand Canal in Venice houses magnificent buildings on each side of it. Enjoy the ferry ride in its water, appreciating the beauty of bridges and buildings.
When to visit:
april - june . september - october .
09:00 - 21:00 Everyday
The most important water way of Venice, also known as “Canalazzo“, Grand Canal splits the city in two sides. On the both sides of canal there are beautiful palaces and castles. There are a few breathtaking bridges built over the canal.
Cruise during sunset is a treat for eyes. There are various tour companies which provide tour packages for Grand Canal cruise paired with other attractions. One can also consider complementing Grand Canal tour with Venice Walking tour.
Few attractions along the canal are: Santa Maria Della Saluta, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Palazzo Corner Della Ca' Grand, Ca'd'Oro and San Stae
Gondola Ride Cost
A 40-minute gondola ride should cost 80 euros for a maximum of 6 people. For each additional 20 minutes it costs 40 euros on top of that. Evening gondola rides after 7pm cost 100 euros for 40 minutes and 50 euros for every additional 20 minutes.
How to Reach
Moves between Santa Lucia Railway Station and St. Mark's Square through Water bus routes 1 & 2 (express boat).
Piazza San Marco Venezia Venezia Città Metropolitana di Venezia Veneto Italy 30124