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Private Gondola Ride for Two in Venice

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    What to Expect
    Book your Venice gondola experience in advance, and experience the city at its most romantic. Simply make your way to a dock in central Venice (exact location will be available after booking), arriving 10 minutes prior to departure time. 

    Soak up the atmosphere as your gondolier poles the longboat along the Grand Canal, which has been the bustling heart of the city for centuries. Turn off the Grand Canal to explore the quieter waterways where many Venetians live, and take advantage of your personal tour to chat with the gondolier, or ask any questions you have about Venetian history and culture.

    This 30-minute tour concludes at the original departure point, at a dock in central Venice.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Campiello Traghetto, 2467, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Duration
    25m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Approx 25-30 minutes private gondola ride
    • Entry/Admission - Gondola Station - Santa Maria del Giglio
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drink
    • This is not a guided Gondola ride
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • From April to October in the afternoon the gondola is at 6:00 pm, from November to March is at 2:00 pm;
    • This tour is not guided, although the gondolier may chat and give you some local history;
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible;
    • Check in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Let’s be honest. The private gondola rides rob you at 80€ per head for 30mins...but it’s something you have to do once in your life. For this reason, I would never do it again but I would recommend this one to those who are interested. The gondalier was friendly but didn’t talk
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    Response from VEincoming, General Manager at Private Gondola Ride for Two in Venice
    Responded 1 week ago
    Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to see that you had a good experience with us and we look forward in seeing you again. Kind regards, Venice Events Team.
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    My husband and I booked this for our honeymoon and were very disappointed with the experience. First they advertise its a 30 minute ride but ours wasn't. It was cut short by about 7 minutes and to be honest they really only take you on a ride for about 10 minutes through the
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    Response from VEincoming, Owner at Private Gondola Ride for Two in Venice
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the tour we do our very best to make sure the gondoliers offer a quality service. We will certainly be discussing this with them at our next meeting.
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    We really enjoyed the ride We enjoyed the side canals better than the main canal Less water waves and less traffic
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    Response from VEincoming, General Manager at Private Gondola Ride for Two in Venice
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    Dear Joseph, Thank you for your review. We are happy to see that you enjoyed your gondola ride and we look forward in seeing you again. Kind regards, Venice Events Team.
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    We booked this trip via Viator (Tripadvisors sister site) and needless to say we were left feeling really ripped off! Although we enjoyed the gondola ride itself we were not given any prosecco whatsoever! (Something that the website stated we would get), the gondola we was given
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    Our ride took us on the exact same route as a bunch of other gondolas. It was less of a romantic ride for 2 and more of just a string of boats full of people following each other. The ride was shorter than 30 minutes which made it hard to finish the bottle of prosecco they gave
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