Water activity

Venice: Gondola Ride with Serenade and Dinner

Venice: Gondola Ride with Serenade and Dinner

From £72.54 per person

Explore Venice on a gondola ride with a live music serenade and a traditional dinner. Sail under charming bridges and see the beautiful sights lining the city canals.

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Duration options: 2 - 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English
Optional audio guide
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Russian
Small group
Limited to 6 participants
Highlights
  • Enjoy an gondola ride with live music through the Venice canals
  • Let musicians serenade you with lively and romantic songs
  • Dine on a three-course meal with traditional Venetian cuisine
  • Cruise through charming canals and under picturesque bridges
  • Marvel at famous buildings from a unique, water-side perspective
Full description
Take a traditional gondola ride through Venice’s iconic canals while enjoying a live music serenade. Pass under picturesque bridges, and admire some of the city’s top sights from the water, and feast on a traditional Venitian dinner. Sit back, relax, and watch as the wonderful Byzantine buildings go by. Glide under the countless bridges and hear the soft sounds of the water against the crumbling walls of the palazzi. Cruise down the charming canals and marvel at the majestic bridges that you glide under. Experience how Venetians moved from one district to another in the past. Let the musicians onboard set the mood and enchant you with lively and romantic songs. End your experience with a three-course meal consisting of traditional Venetian cuisine.
Includes
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Gondola
  • Dinner
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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      Meeting point

      Gondola landing stage at Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 2467 (in front of the Gritti Palace Hotel) - San Marco, 3895 Venice.

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      Not allowed

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      • Baby strollers
      • Luggage or large bags
      Customer reviews

      Overall rating

      3 /5

      based on 10 reviews

      Review summary

      • Transportation
        4/5
      • Value for money
        2.9/5
      • Safety
        3/5
      • Service
        2.5/5

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      Singer was on different boat , then meal was over hour after the gondola but other than that a nice trip

      28 February 2020

      all right

      The Gondola only makes one turn. What does save is the Serenade. The romantic dinner, nothing at all .... it is not a restaurant that can be said to be romantic, quite the opposite. A restaurant for older people. And very hidden. I find the excursion quite expensive.

      26 September 2019

      DON’T SPEND YOUR MONEY. It was the biggest scam ever. When I was looking to do a gondola ride I read numerous reviews and there were so many tours to book from, it was quite hard to decide. I did this one because the explanation sounded romantic and relaxing. When we got there it was like packing sardines in a can, the description said 4 people plus 2 musicians in one gondola, it also said that the ride ended by the restaurant that you would be eating at. The reality was 6 people to a gondola 2 facing forward, 2 facing backwards, and 2 in the middle of the gondola facing each other sitting on a very little stool that was extremely uncomfortable. The 2 musicians were on the first of the many gondolas serenading the whole group of gondolas if you could hear him. They took us down one U shaped canal that started 40 feet from the location in which we got in the gondola and the entire ride smelled like sewage. No one knew where the restaurant was located.

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      17 September 2019

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      Product ID: 143883

      VA ID: 397234