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Alexandra Hai Gondola Tours

Venice, Italy
+39 388 588 8355
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Short delays in getting everyone sorted. Big group.

The tour took us through the narrow canals throughout Venice. Amazing how some of the buildings... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2017
Eddy S
Never showed up!

I booked a gondolatour with Alex by email for last 23th of September for myself, my boyfriend and... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Haacht, Belgium
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Venice, Italy
San Marco
+39 388 588 8355

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Reviewed October 18, 2017

The tour took us through the narrow canals throughout Venice. Amazing how some of the buildings look well kept and others are falling apart with concrete cancer and lack of fresh paint. Generally run down and in need of a good facelift, to continue to...More

Thank Eddy S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I booked a gondolatour with Alex by email for last 23th of September for myself, my boyfriend and our two friends. The contact by email was very pleasant and we all were looking forward to the tour - however on Saturday 23th we waited for...More

Thank RachelAugust
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Alex was very nice and prompt when responding to my emails. I thought the price was fair. We rode with Alex today- family of four. He was on time at the meeting location and pointed some things out to us along the ride. He also...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

The whole experience was great! Booking via email is normally annoying but Alex responded so quickly that it wasn't an issue. The ride started on time and Alex took us away from the million other gondolas which is so important. Otherwise you're just stuck in...More

Thank dannyx14
Reviewed July 10, 2017

When you imagine a gondola ride in Venice, you imagine a happy "driver", ours was the absolute opposite, more interested in having his cigarette than chatting to us. When we got on the boat I wanted to sit with my fiance, but he would not...More

Thank Bec2809
Reviewed July 4, 2017

This is Defiantly a CERTAIN must do when you visit Venice. My wife and i had a gondola ride whilst we were in Venice and you CANNOT get a more romantic feel to an holiday as this i tell you.You just sit back, relax, enjoy...More

2  Thank alan1948-12
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Definitely recommend taking this quintessential Venetian experience. It was fun going through the narrow canals and passing under the bridges. The boatman has to duck for many of them. It's also fun as people on the shore or bridge are waving at you. You also...More

Thank John C
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

You must have a ride in a Gondola in Venice. Half an hour tour for two 80 Euros. Have the tour in the evening and take few great Pictures of the sunset and the lovely city. Most hospitable people we have ever met in Europe....More

Thank Lenny d
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Everyone who travels to Venice has to attempt a gondola ride. It isn't cheap by no means but it is an experience worth having. Now as for Alex and her tour we booked an hour ride for $150 and we enjoyed every minute of it....More

Thank Rafaelcab
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I did a bunch of research on gondoliers on this site and enjoyed what I read about her. We booked our private tour for $155 euro for a 50 minute tour. She really only spoke when we asked questions so it felt awkward at times....More

Thank xxxxtweety
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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August 13, 2017|
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Response from alan1948-12 | Reviewed this property |
no you should be ok. The Gondolier will help you anyway. He will always place the heaviest person, normally the Man, on the Right hand side of the gondola, Its to do will ballast so that the left hand side is always raised... More
Luis M
August 21, 2016|
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Response from Mandy B | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely say yes but if you email Alex, she'll be able to tell you. She does do a family tour so I would imagine she would
Steven M
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Jenders | Reviewed this property |
Steven. If you still need I this is her email. primagondoliera at gmail com. She can help with wine. I'm not sure about music. The beauty of the tour is how quite it is plus there is not a lot of room on the gondolas. Go... More