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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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| Certosa island, 30141 Venice, Italy
+39 346 477 1327
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

I absolutely loved this company. They were willing to accommodate a single travel in the middle of December to kayak! My guide was very knowledgeable of the area, and we had a blast. I am so happy to have booked this trip with this company....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Komoneec
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We are so glad we did this kayak tour. Once we got into the canals, it was beautiful, and a top life experience to kayak through the canals and see Venice from this view. The first 45 minutes where we crossed rough water and speed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KathyandKurt
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We are a family of 2 adults and 2 teenagers and decided this would be a great way to see Venice and the surrounding area . Rene and Martina could not have been more welcoming hosts and guides . The company is very well kitted...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank liketotravel2222
Reviewed 6 October 2018

This was our favorite part of Venice! I found this business recommended in The Lonely Planet and then saw all these great reviews on TripAdvisor. Venice Kayak delivered all the tour promised. The guide took at least 100 photos and emailed them all to us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Unique experience and great way to see Venice from the water and away from the crowds. Our guide Giovanni was both knowledgeable of the city's history and navigation of the narrow canals, and had a great sense of humor. We knew right away we were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank celinawilltravel
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We went on the afternoon and evening Venice City Tours and the all day Lagoon Tour . We had 3 excellent guides and as the most inexperienced member of the group ( but not a novice) I felt very safe even in the busy areas...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jeffery279
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We were with our 14 year old granddaughter and thought a hands on kayaking experience in the canals of Venice would be a trip highlight and certainly a unique way to see Venice. We were impressed with the company who was safety oriented and very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank marilyn1112013
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Kayak Venice were really friendly and knowledgable- our guide spoke perfect English and knew lots of the history of the city, a wonderful way to explore Venice from a whole new perspective. Certosa was also a great place to visit, calm and tranquil after the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lkfrowen
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This tour was so much fun, it was a unique experience and much better then a half hour gondola ride. Highly recommend seeing Venice from the canals. Excellent value for money, we had lots of time to kayak across the lagoon and through many canals....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sam_and_sam199
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Starting at a nearby island, the tour crosses to the back canals of Venice and makes its way to the more touristy areas. Our guide spoke perfect English, he was informative and interesting but did not say too much, so we had the opportunity to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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17 March 2018|
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
8 February 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
5 September 2017|
Response from Sheila V | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of other boat traffic but my guide looked after everyone well. Think of it like cycling through a town but on water. The kayaks are very visible and you don't take unnecessary risks. Only when you cross the... More