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Venice's main water thoroughfare, lined with great Renaissance palaces, is a colorful and busy spectacle of gondolas and vaporetti.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Venice, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

The canals are simply amazing and so are the old houses, cathedrals along the canal - you get a feeling of a different era altogether. Take a private or shared Gondola ride for to explore the canals. The gondola rides a are pretty expensive though...More

Thank piyush2884
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such an iconic landmark! Nothing like it in the world. Even riding a water taxi or the ferry to Lido along the canal is an amazing experience. Can't miss it if you tried!

Thank Zen M
Reviewed 2 days ago

When I return home from Venice, I say to my friends..' If you haven't been to Venice.... GO ! I've been there for the last three Decembers and ....... every time the Vaporetto water bus turns the bend from Piazza Roma into the Grand Canal............More

Thank barneytims
Reviewed 2 days ago

Get the best value by purchasing a multi-day pass to the ALL the local travel facilities. Allows trips to Lido, Murano and Burano islands. Saves a bundle. Oh, and walk, walk, walk. It is a fab city!

Thank Acceptitasitcomes
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is live at first site. No matter how many photos you have seen, the actual sight is totally out of a fairytale

Thank Venetiasamos
Reviewed 3 days ago

Venice in general blew me away. It is really a magical city and so picture perfect. We bought vaparetto tickets and did the entire length of the canal. It is really beautiful. We timed it so that we would see the sunset while sailing the...More

Thank Jeanette G
Reviewed 3 days ago

here lies the activity area.its the area which u will never forget in the years to come. many bridges and buildings of architectural interest are on this canal.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A hive of activaty, as mordern activities and concepts are warped and stretched to fit this unique place.

Thank PenSir15
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel on the grand canal and was lucky enough to get a canal view room. What a beautiful place. Lots of water taxis and gondolas around. Absolutely stunning.

Thank kimberley B
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is nothing like Venice. No cars, just pedestrians and boats. A very unique experience. The Grand Canal is beautiful.

Thank Mejustme90
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Henry J
14 December 2017|
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Response from Sunshineqld | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen life jackets on anyone sorry.
Atika W
9 December 2017|
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Response from Zia V | Reviewed this property |
Points to consider; Venice is cold right now. Travelling in an open gondola with kids may be a little miserable due to this. Also it rains a fair bit at present. There are no life vests that be seen. However gondolas are... More
Mayssara H
5 December 2017|
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Response from apache_prince | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the island is based on tourism and hence they close quiet late. obviously, times will differ from each establishment, however, largely between 9 and 10pm. the water taxis close stop service around 10pm. if you... More