Highlights
  • Price: € 8 p.p.

  • Languages: Commentary in English or Italian or Spanish or French or German or Chinese or Japanese or Russian

  • Starting time: at your leisure, by day or by night

  • Duration: individual (1 hour)
Description

Discover the Grand Canal, the most important "street" of the city with 200 marvelous palaces on its sides to be discovered by slowly crossing it on board the vaporetto, the boat used by the Venetians, seeing the black Gondolas parade by your sides.

You will discover the Ca D'oro, the Rialto Bridge and market, the commercial heart of the city where merchants from all over the world exchanged the rich goods arriving from the East; nowadays it’s the fish market with unforgettable smells and colors.  You will see Peggy Guggenheim's "half finished" palace with the legends of her loves.

You will see the palaces where Giacomo Casanova used to visit his lovers. Discover the majesty of St. Mark's Square reflected in the water.

The tour includes:

  • Digital map and interactive audio guide to download on your mobile phone that will take you to discover 24 points along the way through history, legends and traditions. The descriptions will be activated manually or automatically during the tour as soon as you approach monuments or typical places. 

  • Duration: about 45 minutes but you'll be free to stop wherever you want along the way and then continue on free afterwards. We recommend that you take LINE 1.

  • The boat ticket is NOT included.
The price includes
  • Mobile app with 24 attractions described: High quality commentary in 8 different languages.
The fee does not include
  • Waterbus ticket 
Things to know before leaving
  • You can use it anytime by night and by day how many times you want
  • Public boat timetables: From 8:00 AM until 9:00 PM departures every 12 minutes, from 9:00 PM until midnight departures every 20/25 minutes.
  • You should take the line 1 of the public boat to do properly the tour.
  • We will send you an email with QR and instructions to activate the tour
  • You have to download the app on your mobile phone BEFORE to start the tour. We suggest you to download it in a place with wi-fi.
  • This app won’t use up any data connection as it runs on GPS only.
  • The app is supported by the followed system:- Apple: from IOS 8; iPhone, Ipad and Ipod Touch
    – Android: from the 4.1 version system
  • The waterbus ticket is NOT included
  • For assistance you can come to our office: Campo San Gallo, San Marco 1093/B, Venice Tours office, close to San Marco Square
Cancellation policies
  • Bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. On line customer service 7 days a week, 9 am – 6 pm.