Grand Canal motorboat tour with guide on board
Activities

Grand Canal motorboat tour with guide on board

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the most famous water-road of the world
  • Learn anecdotes and history of the main highlights along the Grand Canal
  • Relax on board the motorboat after the long walks and take a unique view of the city from water!
What to expect

An amazing guided tour that will take you along one of the most beautiful streets in the world, the Grand Canal, you will admire also the Giudecca Canal and the Rialto Bridge. You will sail through the entire length of the Grand Canal board an elegant motorboat and, thanks to the explanations of mysteries and anecdotes of an expert local guide, you will jump back in time and feel the atmosphere of the Serenissima.

The guide will show you the most famous buildings in Venice such as Ca 'Dario, known for the dramatic and mysterious events of many of its owners; Ca 'Rezzonico, which houses the works of great artists such as Canaletto, Tintoretto and Tiepolo; Ca 'Pesaro, a Baroque-style palace and many others.

You will also see many churches such as the baroque church of Santa Maria della Salute, San Stae and Santa Maria di Nazareth, better known as Scalzi. Moreover, you will pass under the most famous bridges in Venice: the Rialto Bridge, Accademia Bridge and Scalzi Bridge.

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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
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • 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
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Shared live guided tour of Grand Canal and the Giudecca Canal
    • Highly qualified English speaking local guide with a microphone
    • 1-hour motorboat tour
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Infants (0-5): free of charge
    Where

    Calle larga de l'Ascension, 1257, 30124 Venezia VE

    Meeting point:

    Venice Tours Assistance Point. Please, be at the meeting point 5 minutes before the departure time.

    What to remember
    • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
    • The tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide
    • The tour is available in English, Italian, French, Spanish and German
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    When

    Check the calendar for updated availabilities

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    Provider
    Venice City Tour
    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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