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Venice: Off the Beaten Path Private Gondola Ride
85 USD
Embark on a luxurious private gondola adventure and uncover the secrets of Venice from a unique perspective. Drift effortlessly through the city's enchanting waterways, revealing secluded gems and marveling at the majestic beauty of iconic landmarks along the way.
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Immerse yourself in the magic of Venice with a private gondola ride through its enchanting canals. Whether you're intrigued by hidden gems or iconic landmarks, this unforgettable experience caters to all tastes. Meet Fabio, a seasoned gondolier, who shares his passion for the city: "Being a gondolier is more than just navigating a boat; it's mastering the art of Venetian history, art, and language skills, honed through over 400 hours of training." Embark on a captivating journey through the charming San Paolo district, where you'll uncover the intimate side of Venice, including the stunning Carmelitani Church and the majestic Palazzo Zenobio. As Fabio explains, "Venice's unique canal-facing facades were originally designed to showcase the city's grandeur, long before streets existed. Get ready to marvel at some breathtaking examples!" For a more extensive exploration, choose the 1-hour tour, which takes you under the impressive Degli Scalzi Bridge and along the majestic Grand Canal. Take in the stunning Pisani-Moretta Palace and Ca' Foscari, one of Italy's most beautiful universities. If you crave more of Venice's iconic landmarks, the 1.5-hour tour delves into the Rialto Bridge area, while the extended ride culminates in St. Mark's Square. Drift through the city's heart, passing under the majestic Bridge of Sighs and admiring the stunning Basilica della Salute, before returning to Piazzale Roma.