Shared Gondola Serenade 3:30pm
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
Campo Santa Maria del Giglio (in front of Gritti Palace Hotel)
3:30pm daily (November-March)
Meals, gratuities, transportation to/from hotel
This tour does not operate in case of bad weather.
Tour does not operate January 1, November 21 or December 25.
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 the Santa Maria del Giglio stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, go straight till 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 Santa Maria del Giglio landing stage. Once you are in Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, leaving the church on your back, go straight till the waterfront and you will find the gondola landing stage.
If arriving on foot, the gondola landing stage is located in "Campo Sant Maria del Giglio". Once by the Bell Tower in St. Mark's Square, leaving the basilica on your back, proceed straight till 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 the street Calle XXII Marzo until you reach Campo Santa Maria del Giglio. Once there, turn left leaving the church on your back and go straight till the waterfront and you will find the gondola landing stage.