Snaking through the historic city centre is Venices most famous and iconic waterway, the Grand Canal. With Venices greatest guides accompanying you on this small-group boat tour, we bring to life the glamour and the gloom, the scandals and splendours of one of the worlds most intriguing cities.
With unique vantage points possible only from the water, this tour offers stunning vistas of splendid monuments and mansions.
Constructed over the marshy Venetian Lagoon, Venice sits perched upon a series of petrified pillars submerged deep into the earth below the murky waters. Having evolved into one of the ancient worlds most powerful maritime powers for centuries, Venice amassed great wealth that went into the splendid palaces balanced above the water and lining the citys majestic aquatic corridor.
Brimming with scandal, hear about the enthralling happenings that took place within the historic and majestic edifices that line the watery highway of Venice.
With no more than 10 adults on this Grand Canal tour, your expert Venice guide will share tantalising tales of the lifestyles of the rich and famous throughout Venices tumultuous history that dates back over a millennium. This is the perfect blend of past and present merged with a touch of glamour and gossip on a luxurious small-group tour along Venices most famous waterway.