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Canale della Giudecca, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Giudecca Canal is a large waterway and you can tell with the giant cruise ships. It is nice to scenic ride on the boat as you then get into the Grand Canal.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This large canal separating Giudecca and Dorsoduro (Venice "proper") is the main passage for cruise ships entering and exiting the port of Venice. Views from high up on the ships provide a unique overview of the city. Each entrance and exit is met by people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Very big canal separating Venice and Giudecca ,where boats & ships are seen moving.It is amazing to board a cruice to have round of canal A momerable experience

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bharat3075
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We used this (canal?) the largest canal I’ve been on lol, to get into Venice. There were many boats going to and from Venice. The ride wasn’t very long but it is very scenic and you’ll enjoy the short ride. It’s even better to view...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed May 30, 2018

This canal is far wider and has more heavier ship traffic than the Grand Canal. It separates Giudecca from Venice proper. You can stroll along the Zattere and gaze across the canal at some of the photogenic buildings in Venice.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed April 24, 2018

This is one of the major canals in Venice. It is where you will see all the cruise ships coming and going. We were fortunate to be able to enter the canal by boat on our return trip from the Brenta Canal. It was quite...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lpMaggi713
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Almost to large to be called a canal, could almost be a strait. This major waterway separates Guidecca from the rest of Venice and flows into the San Marco basin. Excellent views of the canal and the skyline of Guidecca Island can be afforded from...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Just a few minutes walk from our hotel is the Giudecca Canal. Separating Dorsoduro and Guidecca Island it is the second major wide and canal in the city which flows into the San Marco basin. At the side of this canal you can leisure wander...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Raffiella11
Reviewed November 11, 2016

It is very pleasant to walk along the Zattere and look across this canal to the Giudecca Island. There are a few lovely churches along the way. To take the No. 2 waterbus via the San Giorgio and the Giudecca Islands stops is both lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank georgestof
Reviewed September 16, 2016

We sailed through on a cruise ship 4 times. We had a balcony room high on the ship so got some wonderful views of both sides of the canal. Fascinating views of so many great buildings. It should still be great on a small boat...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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