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Venice Kayak

442 reviews
Venice, Italy
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About Venice Kayak
Kayaking in Venice is a unique experience. Venice Kayak offers guided kayak tours in the city of Venice and in the lagoon. Paddle with us for a single day or come for a complete kayaking holiday in Venice.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The sit-in kayaks are stable and untroubled by the passing boats. The guides were knowledgable and friendly and enjoying themselves as much as we were. They gladly shared their knowledge of the history we encountered throughout the day. The all-day tour of the islands was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 1 week ago

rene the guid was a profassional and pleasent. paddling throu venice canals was amaizing expirience, rene took us to a quiets and calm nerow canals also to some rush canals. we got a nice pictuers by rene. we advice everyone to go for it.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Gal S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner are experienced kayakers and booked a one day visit on a not very promising day weather wise. Certosa was easy to get to by waterbus. The day started sunny, got overcast very quickly, improved for while then we had torrential rain, so generally...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Zaki G
Reviewed July 13, 2019

I took a one-day history tour of Venice with Giovanni. He was a fantastic guide, very patient and extremely knowledgeable about the history, geology, and current affairs of Venice. The tour started in their office on Certosa Island with a detailed overview of the lagoon...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Binesbs
Reviewed July 5, 2019

Recommend kayak in Venice. Good instructors with humor made us feel comfortable and safe. Remember water and gloves. Best if you have some experience from kayak or other athtetics. Best if you are able to go as far as to the channels of the city...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank IvarH85
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

The best part of my Venice trip! This kayak tour takes me from Certosa island crossing to the heart of Venice. Paddling along the water way is such an amazing experience! Giovanni is very caring and knowledgeable, who makes the tour is so enjoyable. And...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank seleneliu27
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic way to tour Venice - by water, by kayak. Incredibly helpful & knowledgeable guides, provided all equipment, safety information & cultural expertise during the trip. Is a welcome relief from the crowds too. Recommend lunch first at the restaurant a short walk from the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CazzaH2014
Reviewed June 13, 2019

We did the full day tour of the lagoon and Venice. I cannot speak highly enough of Giovanni, what a brilliant man and was highly interesting to listen to all day, full of knowledge and speaks fluent English. This is an absolute must do activity...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Xavier P
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

What an amazing way to experience the Venice lagoons. Thanks to our fabulous and incredibly welcoming guide, Alberto, my friend and I had a wonderful half day guided tour of the lagoons. Really interesting experience something I would highly recommend to anyone visiting Venice. Sadly...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank eves790
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

Did the afternoon tour with Rene. Absolutely brilliant experience. Best way to enjoy the canals of Venice and to learn about the history. Rene is the perfect guide. Book in advance and leave plenty of time to get there on the vaporetto

Date of experience: May 2019
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April 15, 2019|
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We took the vaporetto. I think you’ll be fine. We went together in a two person kayak so that helped.
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Elag
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Venice Kayak V | Property representative |
Hi, our half day tours are also suitable for those with too little kayaking experience to take on the longer tours and there's assistance getting in and out of the boats. If there are minors in the group, or elderly persons... More
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February 8, 2018|
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Response from Venice Kayak V | Property representative |
All children in a group must be at least 8 years old and weight at least 30kg. They should know how to swim and not be afraid of water. Children and minors (under 18 years of age) can participate in the tours only if they... More
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