Gondola Making Experience

See the Venetian gondolas being crafted and mended

Venice is perhaps best known for its winding waterways, and for the classic gondolas that sail along them. This exclusive experience takes you into the heart of the Venetian gondola building culture, showing you the city's craftsmen at work making real repairs and building sturdy new boats at the Squero di San Trovaso. The tour also takes in the lively Santa Margherita, where guests can stop for a drink and soak up the local culture.

Tour includes:
• Tour escort
• Transfer services by water taxi
• Aperitif in Santa Margherita
• Entrance to Squero di San Trovaso

Experience Terms and Conditions

  • Prices stated are given as a guide and may change, depending on seasonal factors and subject to availability.
  • Experiences must be scheduled during daylight hours only. Prices can be confirmed when booking your Experience.
  • Customized tours will be subject to additional charges.
  • The hotel and its partners reserve the right to modify prices and tour details without notice.
  • Seven days’ notice is required when booking your Experience. Payment will be required in advance.

*Please note that for many of our Venice experiences, three days’ notice is required when booking to ensure availability.