Feel the undeniable allure of Venice on an evening gondola ride through the city’s tranquil waterways. In the shadows of St. Mark’s Basilica, carefully step into the world’s most romantic mode of transportation. Then relax as a seasoned gondolier navigates the tranquil canals of Venice on a journey that winds below rustic old bridges and past elegant palazzos. There is no finer perspective from which to view the city awash in evening light than from her waterways. With a maximum of four persons per gondola, it’s an unobstructed and utterly captivating experience.
Enjoy a private motorboat ride to the gondola launch area near the legendary Piazza St. Mark's.
Embrace the charms of Venice as you glide atop her serene waters, beneath bridges and past lovely palazzos.
What to BringShow
KeyCard and photo identification
What to WearShow
Walking shoes with non-slip soles
Guests in wheelchairs and others with limited mobility should not select this tour.
Guests must be able to walk approximately 0.75 miles over cobblestone surfaces, crossing 4 or 5 bridges with numerous steps each, included in a total of about 350 steps.
The walk between motorboat and gondola is about 20 minutes.
Guests must be reasonably agile to board gondola with minimal assistance.
Guests should carefully follow instructions of gondolier when boarding gondolas that sit low in the water.
Tour escorts do not board gondolas.
Guests may encounter wait time during boarding of gondolas.
Motorboats are not air-conditioned, and do not have restrooms onboard.
Tour does not operate in rainy weather, strong winds or during extremely high/low tidal conditions.
There is no handrail to board gondolas.Seats locations are assigned by gondolier himself to guarantee gondola balance and safety.Serenade will be performed by a duo composed of one singer and one accordionist. There will be a duo every 5/6 gondolas. Gondolas will be sailing accordingly.
Location Venice, Italy
Tour Code VE27
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Please remember you have up to 2 days prior to your sail date to purchase your Azamara® shore excursions online. If you are within the 2 days, you will then need to purchase your shore excursions on board.
*Prices are representative, subject to change and availability and vary by sailing. Tours, tour dates, and times are subject to change and availability. A cruise booking number and at least one deposit payment is required to purchase a tour. Tours may be purchased online or by calling us up to four days prior to the cruise departure date. After that time, tours must be booked onboard.
Tours purchased prior to the cruise departure date will be charged to your credit card in the same currency as your cruise reservation. Tours purchased onboard will be charged in U.S. dollars to your KeyCard account. Exchange rates are determined by a competitive pricing program.
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