Dogana Vallaresso Gondola Ride


113 €

Time: 30 or 60 minutes

Capacity: max 5 people

Date: available every day

Rate: per gondola not per person

Private Gondola Ride

Dogana – Grand Canal and Small Canals

Let yourself be transported to the Venice of another time.

Private Gondola Ride
Harry’s Bar
Grand Canal
Santa Maria della Salute
Minor Canals


This a private gondola ride, no one else will be riding with you.

Not Included

Loading and unloading at your hotel
It is not a guided tour


30 or 60 minutes

Bring With You

Electronic or printed copy of the Voucher that will be provided to you by email upon confirmation of the reservation.


English, Italian

Important Information
  • Please be at the meeting point 5-10 minutes before your scheduled departure time;
  • Each gondola holds maximum 5 guests, including children, 3 guests in the case of musical accompaniment requested;
  • The gondola tour lasts either 30 or 60 minutes, and follows a standard itinerary, based on the stazio (gondola station) and is subject to change based on tidal or traffic conditions;
  • In case of adverse weather or tidal conditions, the duration and itinerary is subject to change;
  • You can contact us via email at to request a change of the date and/or time of your reservation, or to cancel the booking without penalty at least 72 hours before the reserved time.

Meeting Point

Dogana Gondola Stazio is located on the Grand Canal, at the end of Calle Vallaresso, in front of Harry’s Bar and next to the Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal

Other Useful Information

The private gondola ride begins at the Dogana Stazio (gondola station) on the Grand Canal, near Saint Mark’s Square, and in front of the famous Harry’s Bar. Floating along the Grand Canal you will admire the Salute Church, pass in front of the Guggenheim Museum. Entering into smaller minor canals, you’ll see the Gran Opera Theatre la Fenice, the magnificent church of San Moisè, ending at the starting point.

The private gondola ride begins at the Dogana Stazio (gondola station) on the Grand Canal, near Saint Mark’s Square, and in front of the famous Harry’s Bar. Floating along the Grand Canal you will admire the Salute Church, pass in front of Palazzo Cà Dario, the Guggenheim Museum, and the Accademia Bridge  Entering into smaller minor canals, you’ll see the Gran Opera Theatre la Fenice, and reaching Rio della Canonica you’ll pass under the famous Bridge of Sighs. Coming out in the Saint Mark’s Basin with one of the most breathtaking views in the world overlooking Saint Mark’s Square, with the tour ending again at the starting stazio.

For 30 or 60 minutes, the same itinerary as above. Two musicians (a singer and accordion player) are on board with you (occupying two of the five places, so max 3 guests) and will play traditional Italian and Venetian music. A guitarist may be available or a violinist (at extra cost) by contacting us in advance.