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Address: Sestiere Santa Croce 468/B, 30135 Venice, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 339 565 9240
15:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 15:00 - 19:00
Sat 13:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Ciao! I am Venetian and I am a professional and licensed tour leader of...

Ciao! I am Venetian and I am a professional and licensed tour leader of Venice and ISA SUP instructor.

SUP in Venice is a guided tour by Stand Up Paddleboard and also a unique exciting way to see Venice.

Please contact me to book for your SUP tour. We offer a selection of different excursions suitable for different levels from beginners to experienced paddlers.

Do not enter Venice canals by yourself. Police is very strict and the fine for people who are illegal is very high.

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Best way to see Venice!

We went stand up paddeling in Venice with a group of 4 people, because 2 are very sportive, they took the long 5 hours tour and me and my friend did the 2 hours tour. We were all... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Isabella R

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went stand up paddeling in Venice with a group of 4 people, because 2 are very sportive, they took the long 5 hours tour and me and my friend did the 2 hours tour. We were all very happy: it´s a fantastic experience to paddle through the canals of Venice. The guides Eliana and Gaia are very, very nice... More 

Thank Isabella R
Galliate, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Thanks to Eliana we have leaved a unique and unforgettable experience. It's wonderful to navigate two hours between the channels on a stand up paddle board, in total security and with a good and professional guide. Unique !

Thank rocovc17
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic day! Can it get ANY better than SUP on the canals of Venice?! Eliana was such a super friendly and sweet, and very knowledgable and safe SUP guide and terrific Venice guide (she's also the owner of SUP in Venice). She grew up there, so knows everything about Venice, and was literally saying hello to friends who... More 

Thank Kimberly G
Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I traveled to Venice with my brother and his wife with the goal of exploring the city for the day we had. Having only paddled in the US we were excited to have the opportunity to SUP on the canals of Venice. Eliana is not only one of the kindest people you will ever meet, she's also... More 

Thank SoundersGirl
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Magical experience! I feel very privileged that I managed to see Venice by SUP. Eliana, is a very experienced guide and knowledgeable about the history. It was definitely the highlight of our trip! Me and my boyfriend went on a tour for two. We were greeted by a warm friendly welcome from Eliana. The boards a very easy to use,... More 

1 Thank Liway J
Cologne, Germany
2 reviews
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Me and my boyfriend went to Venice in February 2017 during the Carnaval (and my Birthday ;)). For me, it was my first time in Venice and I really wished to make a tour with the SUP. Searching in the net, I immediately found Eliana's site and we contacted her. She has been so incredibly kind from the first contact... More 

1 Thank de Boisgrollier C
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

This review is way overdue but since it was such an amazing experience here I am writing about it many months later. To begin with Eliana is a great communicator, she made it very easy to ask questions and plan the excursion. Great directions to the quiet side of Venice with less trafficked canals to paddle board through. Not only... More 

1 Thank James C
Tybee Island, Georgia
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

This was the best experience we had in Italy! We had a wonderful two-hour SUP tour of the canals of Venice with Gaia, and my only regret is that we didn't book a full day. Gaia is so friendly and knowledgeable. We loved exploring a quieter, more residential side of Venice, and we felt that we really got a much... More 

1 Thank ELS611
Barwon Heads, Australia
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had an amazing time supping canals with Eliana was definitely a highlight of our 5 weeks in Europe recommend it to any one who SUP's Alan R

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had a one-hour tour of the Cannaregio canals with Eliana, our incredible guide, on the first week of September. This was such a unique way to see the city, looking up at the elegant buildings from the canals. Eliana chatted with us about Venetian history and present-day culture while guiding us through waterways, under bridges, and even briefly out... More 

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Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district) with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution, 2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby shops on the Lista di Spagna offer specialties like pastries and coffee that lure Venetians with a down-to-earth attitude. The Ghetto, where the Jewish population was segregated in Cannaregio, has five historic synagogues with an active Jewish community. The Fondamente Nove bustles with foot traffic to the Rialto and San Marco while vaporettos (water taxis) head to Murano and other islands. Side streets lead into quiet picturesque neighbourhoods and palaces like Ca' d'Oro rise directly out of the water.
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