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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
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must visit when in Venice. This is the main water thourough fare in Venice. Grab a gondola ride and experience Venice. We loved it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank teamsjk
Reviewed yesterday

You have not been to Venice unless you have been on a trip down the Grand Canal. This is like walking through heaven! The history, the people, and simply the colors on the buildings and boats, are all amazing. Just get a water taxi and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bartek52016
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's fascinating to watch how people go about their daily lives on water instead of land - you'll do a lot of walking in Venice so make sure that you're wearing very comfortable shoes. There are lovely shops and restaurants, service is excellent.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gillian52
Reviewed 2 days ago

See Venice and the Grande Canal while you can. I've been twice now and there's no other city like it. Use ACTV Vaporetto for about $7.50 EUR instead of the expensive Gondola's at $80 EUR 30min. You can see the Canal and all of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We bought a day pass and rode the vaporetti up and down the Canal Grande just for the fun of it as well as using the boats for pure transportation. Sure, it's faster to walk, but who wants to rush when in Venice? Try to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bart R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our hotel overlooked this and it was just amazing especially if you like passing the time with a Campari and Sode and some people watching.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NicolaErith
Reviewed 2 days ago

Compared to some of the little canals around the area, this is like a motorway, good to sit alongside & watch the world go by though.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Danny G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Buying a 2 -3 pass for the city transport is well worth the money as it gets you everywhere for a fixed ticket price.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Neil F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have always wanted to visit the canal in Venice, it has been on my wish list for a long long time, it did not disappoint me. It was a surreal experience, seeing the gondola was an amazing feeling. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Clare D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must see in Venice, we visited in November during high tide, got a chance to ride the gondola. Beauty every where.

Date of experience: November 2018
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mkcanada
December 1, 2018|
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Response from sanjeev1968 | Reviewed this property |
It will cost euro 7.5 for one way trip per person.,. and yes you can connect through water taxi and will take around 25 minutes...
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F9690HEjaneb
November 11, 2018|
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Response from Giovannaz2 | Reviewed this property |
From what I understand, the water is going down. The hotel is behind piazza San Marco but overlooking a canal. My guess is that right now it should be ok. The amount of rain Venice has had was unusual. Hopefully is over... More
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F9690HEjaneb
November 11, 2018|
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Response from andrew5239 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't affect us. We were selective about where we visited, but the Venetians are well geared up for the high water. Don't let it put you off!
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