Historical Gondola Yard Visit to Learn Gondola-making

COUNTRY Italy
REGION Veneto
AVAILABLE FROM Venice,
INTEREST Romance, Family Friendly, Active Tours,

Ever wonder how the gondolier learns his trade or his sweet serenade? On this private behind-the-scenes tour you will experience everything about being a gondolier up close and personal. The “Gondola” is undoubtedly the symbol of Venice. It is elegant and silent as it glides mystically along the canals. It is indubitably one of the main attractions of the city. Come learn how this special boat is built. Find out what elements guarantee its balance when combined with its lanky and fluid shape. Discover all the secrets of the gondola as you visitone of the first and most famous “squero” (yard) of Venice. The grand finale of this immersive experience is learning the art from a real gondolier and enjoying a blissful gondola ride along the enchanting canals of Venice.