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Gondola Ride With Serenata

On this gondola tour you will pass through the Venice canals enjoying the company of musicians and singers, delighting you with popular Italian songs.

Gondola Ride With Serenata

Gondolas during the serenata
Gondolas during the serenata
Gondola at sunset
Gondola at sunset

Leaving from the Santa Maria del Giglio gondola station, we will begin our trip along The Grand Canal. Being serendaded by the music and the incredible ambience provided by the palaces and churches which flank the canal make this experience one of the most memorable Venice has to offer.

Premium Gondola Ride

If you would prefer a more personal and intimate experience, you can choose the premium option, meaning the maximum number of gondolas involved will be five, while up to seven gondolas may sail with the standard option. And if you choose the premium option you can download an application for your mobile which offers you history and anecdotes surrounding the monuments the gondola passes.

This option is only available at 5:10 pm from April to October.

Meeting points

Depending on the gondola ride option you have selected, the meeting point will vary:

  • Standard gondola ride: Santa Maria del Giglio gondola station.
  • Premium gondola ride: in front of the Santa Maria del Giglio Church.


Important Information

  • The tour will take place on a group of gondolas navigating the canals at the same time, all enjoying the same serenade. The musicians will make the trip simultaneously, on their own gondola.
  • This gondola trip will take place with other passengers, up to a maximum of 6 per gondola. 
  • The gondoliers choose where the passengers will sit depending on weight to maintain the stability of the gondola.
  • Children under 2 years old go free, provided they sit on their parents' lap. It is not possible to bring a stroller or pram on board, nor to leave it at the pier.


30 minutes.


  Adults Children less than 2 years old
Gondola Tour 46.5 $ Free
Premium Gondola Tour 54.5$ 49$ Free

* All the prices are in U.S. Dollars (USD)


  • 30 minute gondola tour.
  • Serenata by local artists.
  • Mobile application with the premium option.
  • 10% discount on the official ticket price.

When to book?

  • Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
  • If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Venice).

Payment methods

  • You will be charged the full amount when the booking is confirmed.


  • FREE! You can cancel without fee with up to 72 hours before the tour

Meeting point

Santa María del Giglio gondola station, on the Gran Canal (next to The Gritti Palace Hotel).

Punto de encuentro


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email with a ticket which you can either print out, download on your mobile or tablet to show on the day of the activity.



How to book?

To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

You will receive a confirmation email directly after you’ve completed the booking process. If you have any doubts, please contact our supplier. The contact information is included in the confirmation email.

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