Enjoy an intimate evening in Venice; one of the World’s most romantic cities.
Start with a leisurely gondola ride through the canals of Venice. A marvelous and enchanting gondola ride through the Grand Canal and the minor canals, will let you discover the city from a different point of view.
You will breath the atmosphere of the most ancient city in the world built on water. You will be in heaven when you are served a romantic lunch or dinner in a lovely Venetian restaurant. During your pleasant ride through the Grand Canal you will admire the Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, Barbarigo Palace with its fantastic golden mosaics, Peggy Guggenheim Collection Palace, Accademia Bridge, Grassi Palace, San Trovaso Squero, San Trovaso Church, Stern Palace, Ca’ Rezzonico Palace ,Ca’ Foscari Palace, Malipiero Palace (close to Giacomo Casanova house).
Following your Gondola cruise you will enjoy a romantic lunch/dinner for two at a lovely restaurant.
Unveil the secret Art of glassblowing for FREE. Get to know about the history and process of glassblowing as you explore the glassblowing factory in Venice.
Gondola ride : 30 mins approx.
Restaurant : 1 hr 30 mins approx.
Glassblowing tour : 20 minutes approx.Start time
01 Nov to 31 Mar : 12:00pm (noon) and 5:15pm
01 Apr to 31 Oct : 12:00pm (noon) and 6:15pm
Lunch : 12:30pm
Dinner : 7:00pm
12:00pm (noon) & 5:00pm
The tour starts from Gondoliers Private Landing Stage – Campo Santo Stefano – SERVIZIO GONDOLE .
Clients should be ready at the meeting point 10 minutes before departure with their vouchers.
How to reach the meeting point:
Arriving by Public Vaporetto - Take line no.1 and get off at the Santa Maria del Giglio stop. Proceed straight on to the end of the “calle Gritti”, turn left and proceed straight on crossing two bridges. Once in Campo san Maurizio, leave the church on your right and proceed straight on, cross another bridge and after few meters you reach Campo Santo Stefano. Keep the church of S. Stefano and the statue on your back and you will see the Gondoliers Private Landing Stage – SERVIZIO GONDOLE
Arriving by Private Watertaxi - Ask the driver to take you to Campo Santo Stefano at Private Landing Stage – SERVIZIO GONDOLE
Arriving on Foot - Coming from Rialto or Saint Mark’s Square, keep the church of S. Stefano and the statue on your back and you will see the Gondoliers Private Landing Stage – SERVIZIO GONDOLE.
Gondola GPS co-ordinates (Decimal degrees DD): 45.432466, 12.330092
Gondola GPS co-ordinates (Degrees, minutes and seconds DMS): 45°25'56.9"N 12°19'48.3"E
Glassblowing tour : Make your way to ST. MARK’S SQUARE - Clock Tower Near Exchange Office (The White Building With The Blue Clock Facade).
A Representative will wait for you with a signboard in which is written “GLASS BLOWING TOUR”
Restaurant Marco Polo Salizada S. Lio, Castello, #5571
To begin your enchanting evening, board your gondola from the meeting point and set out for a romantic Venetian gondola cruise along the canals of the Venice.
Experience the beautiful city on water as the gondolier maneuvers the wooden rowboat. See the main Venice attractions from the water illuminated under the starry, evening sky.
After the Gondola ride you will enjoy a romantic dinner for two at a lovely restaurant. This relaxed and charming restaurant is typically Italian and is renowned for its fresh pasta and seafood.
Please click below on the links to know about your respective restaurant sample menu.
You can take the optional glassblowing tour for FREE. After a brief introduction about the history and process of glassblowing the master artisan will demonstrate how glass is moulded using traditional techniques which leave you awestruck.
The tour ends at the designated ending point.
Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.
You will be given a map to reach the restaurant. While, restaurant Marco Polo is 13 minutes walking distance from Gondoliers stage.
You must have 2 vouchers or show mobile twice: one for the gondola and one for the restaurant.
Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the scheduled start time.
There is no serenade as part of the Gondola ride. Generally Gondoliers do not provide commentary
Tours will not operate in the event of very bad weather. In such circumstances, your tour will either be rescheduled or a full refund will be offered.
We do not recommended this tour for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
For vegetarians, people with food intolerance problems or with special diet requirements, you need to mention it while making a booking in the special request section.
Enjoy Glassblowing demonstration for FREE (valid till 30 Dec 18) and get a small gift at the end of the visit.
You may or may not avail the FREE ticket for your visit to Glassblowing demonstration tour in Venice. In case you don’t intend to take the FREE tour, we are afraid that we would be unable to provide any partial refund as it is a complementary ticket.
A fabulous experience. The gondoleer from friendly and very informative. Dinner at the restaurant (Marco Polo) was delicious. The whole package is highly recommended....Stephen White, United Kingdom, 23/Oct/2017
A Surprise trip for my wife's birthday, culminating in a Gondola Cruise with an excellent dinner....KEVIN YOUNG, United Kingdom, 04/Jun/2017
The gondola ride was absolutely beautiful & I got engaged on it too so it was absolutely memorable! I recommend the 6pm tour as the setting is a little darker & more rom...Emma Foy, United Kingdom, 04/Nov/2016
Easy to book. Venue was easy to find. Staff was very helpful. Gondola ride was enjoyable. Dinner was good. Overall an excellent experience and highly recommended!