Water activity

Venice: Private Gondola Ride to Canal Grande with Prosecco

4.1 / 5

18 reviews

Activity provider: GONDOLIERI TRAVEL

Venice: Private Gondola Ride to Canal Grande with Prosecco

Activity provider: GONDOLIERI TRAVEL

From US$ 167.03 per group up to 4

Take a private gondola ride from Dogana Gondola Station and marvel at the most beautiful places in the historic center of the city. Ride for approximately 30 minutes in a group of up to four people, and soak up the tranquility of Venice's canals.

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Duration 30 minutes
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Host or greeter
Italian, English
Private group


  • Avoid the crowds of people and take a moment for yourself on the peaceful canals
  • Discover the magic of Venice from a unique perspective: the water
  • Become a real Venetian as you glide around on the city's mode of transport par excellence
  • Be able to say you've truly visited Venice
  • Enjoy a private experience exclusive to you and your group
  • Choose from either a 30- or 60-minute gondola ride
Full description

This private tour starts from Dogana Gondola Station, which is located on the Grand Canal just a few steps away from St Mark’s Square and in front of Harry’s Bar. While on board the gondola, relax with a bottle of Prosecco. You'll cruise along the Grand Canal. From here, you can admire the massive Church of Santa Maria della Salute and the Guggenheim Museum. The tour continues along smaller canals passing by the Fenice Opera House, the magnificent church of S. Moisè and the Gothic-style palace that houses the Hotel Bauer. Choose from either a 30- or 60-minute gondola ride. The tour will end at the same departure point where it departed.

  • 30- or 60-minute private gondola ride (depending on option chosen)
  • Bottle of Prosecco
  • The gondola ride does not include a guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Dogana Gondola Pier, located very near to the Vallaresso stop of Vaporetto Line 1. It's located on the Grand Canal, a few steps from St Mark’s Square and in front of the famous Harry’s Bar.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Please note, all gondolas have a maximum capacity of five people, including children. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, until further notice, the capacity is reduced to four passengers. However, five passengers can still ride together if they are from the same household
  • The length of the tour is about 30 or 60 minutes (depending on option chosen) and is along a standard route, which depends on the option chosen
  • Please note that it is possible that someone will not be seated in their desired place — e.g. next to their partner — due to organizational and weight distribution reasons
  • In case of adverse weather or tidal conditions, the length or route of the tour can be subject to change
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.1 /5

based on 18 reviews

Review summary

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Lovely experience just a bit too short

September 9, 2022

We’ll worth the extra for the Prosecco

August 30, 2022

Thoroughly enjoyed our gondola ride with Prosecco, Wish we had done the hour tour. Lorenzo was lovely. Very informative. Such a wonderful experience ❤️

July 31, 2022

Product ID: 324273