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Musica a Palazzo 'Traveling Opera' Performance in Venice
from US$101,01*
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Musica a Palazzo 'Traveling Opera' Performance in Venice
from US$101,01*
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Venice's main water thoroughfare, lined with great Renaissance palaces, is a colorful and busy spectacle of gondolas and vaporetti.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in Simply Venice
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Venice, Italy
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Reviewed today

OMG! There are so many places to just relax and take in the city. This is the main drag and you can't miss it. We loved relaxing and sipping on wine.

Thank OkieDokwa14
Reviewed today via mobile

Busy canal side with lots going on. Great for people watching, boat trips etc. Good for leisurely walks.

Thank TripleDuluxe
Reviewed today

The Grande canal is used for everything and you can spend hours just watching boats of all different sizes and for different purposes going up and down the canal as well from side to side. I don't think you will see Amazon prime deliveries like...More

Thank Nick A
Reviewed today

I do have to say that I'm a little disappointed at how abandoned some of the homes along the grand canal are. Which really took away some of the beauty of Venice.

Thank FengCao
Reviewed today

did the tourist canal boat tours, well worth it, not cheap, but great to be ferried around on a gondola. the water is very dirty, although in the canals there were fish visible, don't think I would choose to consume them. great fun for all...More

Thank SurreyGent_13
Reviewed today

Travelling the Grand Canal is always and experience but the more you do it, the easier it becomes. If you are in Venice for more than a day, it is worth getting a pass which allows unlimited travel days. A big saving. Getting onto each...More

Thank Gillian H
Reviewed today via mobile

Grande canal was beautiful. Went on the water taxi and water bus. Lots of lovely buildings and sites to view.

Thank cleo464
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are fan of boat rides and see the architecture and buildings.. Venice is nice play especially grand canal, Murano, Lido beach is a nice place for sun bath.. Avoid - Burano (nothing much to see there, except repainted buildings with different Colors) San...More

Thank Haridhan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely convenient location great ambience best place to fall in love again! Maybe not the same hotel but we will eat here! We will be back xx

Thank Lynda Judith C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took a small privately owned motor boat tour on the Grand Canal and were just delighted. These young men can really handle their crafts in the very busy Grand Canal and gave us a wonderful feel of the grandeur and beauty of Venice.

Thank Patricia D
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Gina C
6 September 2018|
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Response from CaptDrLarry | Reviewed this property |
We booked a walking tour of Venice through TFL Tours and the gondola ride was included
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Qi H
19 August 2018|
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Response from Jim P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, all manner of water transportation run year round
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Azande p
7 August 2018|
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Response from Yvette O | Reviewed this property |
Take the vaporetto, a full 24hrs travel from first swiping it Eur20, later on you can take the vaporetto along the Grand Canal. Exit the vaporetto at Rialto Bridge. Enjoy this stunning city.
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