Accademia private gondola tour

Calle del Scaleter, Venezia, VE, Italia, Venice, Italy
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What To Expect

Join this exclusive private Gondola ride and admire the beautiful city of Venice!The private gondola ride will start from Accademia, just in front of the famous 'Galleries' that host a very rich collection of Venetian paintings, facing the Grand Canal. Riding along the San Trovaso canal we admire the Church of San Trovaso with its classical Palladian style. Nearby the Church we can see the famous Squero of San Trovaso which is a quaint, historic boatyard where gondolas are made.Along Rio San Trovaso in a suggestive position dating back to the seventeenth century, is one of the few dry docks still in operation in Venice. Formerly used for the construction of all types of vessels, dry docks today limit their activity to the production and repair of the gondolas. The tour in gondola will continue along a quiet residential area of Dorsoduro and admiring its beautiful Venetian Palaces in Gothic and Renaissance style.Returning back to the Grand Canal, you will see Palazzo Grassi, a large museum, host of many modern art exhibitions and, Cà Foscari which hosts the main offices the Venice University.

What to remember

Important info

  • Please be at the meeting point 5-10 minutes before your scheduled departure time
  • Each gondola holds maximum 5 guests, including children and 3 guests in the case of musical accompaniment requested
  • The gondola tour lasts either 30 or 60 minutes, and follows a standard itinerary, based on the stazio (gondola station) and is subject to change based on tidal or traffic conditions
  • In case of adverse weather or tidal conditions, the duration and itinerary is subject to change
What's included
Private gondola ride
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Know Before You Go

Enjoy a private Gondola ride. Admire the breathtaking city of Venice. Explore hidden canals and its gems

Cancellation Policy
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Meeting Point

Accademia gondola pier is located near Accademia waterbus station line number 1, nearby Ponte Accademia. Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before the departure time of the tour.