Shared Gondola Serenade 6:30pm
With this excursion you can see Venice from a different perspective and take part of its magical atmosphere. Shared gondolas accompanied with local musicians float along the fascinating Grand Canal. The glittering images of the splendid palaces in the water will remain forever in your memories.
Please note: there is one singer and one musician aboard one gondola performing throughout the trip. There are not performers aboard each gondola. To permit all participants to listen to the serenade, the performers will board a gondola in the center of the row.
This tour is provided on a reserved basis prior to departure. There is no need to reconfirm your tour, simply take your voucher to the meeting point.
Approximately 30 minutes
Santa Maria del Giglio gondola station, near hotel Gritti Palace
6:30pm and 7:30pm daily
Meals, gratuities, transportation to/from hotel
This tour does not operate in case of bad weather.
The seat aboard the gondola will be assigned by the gondolier depending on the guest's weight.
This tour is not recommended for guests with walking difficulties or wheelchairs.
Directions for the meeting location:
If arriving by public vaporetto, take line #1 and get off at Santa Maria del Giglio stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight to the end of the Calle and turn right into Campo Santa Maria del Giglio. Turn right again back to the waterfront and you will find the gondola landing stage.
If arriving by private watertaxi, ask the driver to take you to the Santa Maria del Giglio landing stage. Once you are in Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, leaving the church at your back, go straight to the waterfront and you will find the gondola landing stage.
If arriving on foot, the gondola landing stage is located in Campo Santa Maria del Giglio. Once by the Bell Tower in St. Mark's Square, leave the basilica at your back and proceed straight to the left corner of the square near the Correr Museum. Pass the arches and proceed always straight until you reach Campo San Moise. Cross the bridge and proceed along Calle XXII Marzo street until you reach Campo Santa Maria del Giglio. Once there, turn left leaving the church at your back, go straight to the waterfront and you will find the gondola landing stage.