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Row Venice

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Peaceful and Invigorating

We (couple) enjoyed our session rowing the batellina. Jane introduced each of us to the strokes... read more

Reviewed today
mfmiller2016
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Los Altos, California
Fantastic

This was a great way to be on the water in Venice without the overpriced gondola rides. Valentina... read more

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Donna B
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Melbourne, Australia
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Learn to row like a Venetian, standing, facing forward, in the style made famous by the gondoliers—in a beautiful, traditional Venetian all-wood batella coda di gambero. See Venice from it’s original, authentic perspective in this unique outing: you...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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30121 Venice, Italy
Cannaregio
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+39 347 725 0637
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Reviewed today

We (couple) enjoyed our session rowing the batellina. Jane introduced each of us to the strokes needed to move the surprisingly stable and fast boat through the canal and into the open water of the lagoon. The main thing was to try to look cool,...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This was a great way to be on the water in Venice without the overpriced gondola rides. Valentina and Elena were fantastic. They make rowing look so easy but it isn't easy at all! My husband absolutely loved the hour and a half we had...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyable experience, would recommend. The guide provided for both a fun and relaxed experience.

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am extremely happy with the decision I made of rowing with Row Venice. I had a fun time learning how to row, learning a few facts about Venice and just chatting with my instructor, Giulia! She even offered to take pictures of me and...More

Thank Getaway816434
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a last minute, RIGHT before i was to leave Venice rowing lesson and was so happy i did it! The Gondoliers look so casual and it looks so easy...and like pro's everywhere, they don't break a sweat-but i did! Martha did all the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful way to see Venice. We've been to Venice multiple times, but had not spent much time in the Cannaregio area, and definitely had never learned to row a voga (a gondola-like boat). Terrific way to spend an evening, and the Cichetto Row...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I agree with Mozarts fathers view on Venice. No where else is a city built on a swamp and uses the canals for everything. Generally the place is overcrowded and over touristy with most people scurrying like rats with their limited time which averages 1.4...More

Thank rri123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our rowing lesson with Gabriella! On a very hot Sunday in Venice we decided to begin early and had our lesson at 8am. It was a lovely ride and lots of fun learning how to row (not as easy as it looks!) Gabriella...More

Thank bloomfield4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this rather than the standard gondola ride and were not disappointed. Our instructor Nan was amazing, her patients must have been worn to A frazzle after our attempts haha. The experiences one that will live with us for a long time and I...More

Thank adrian-73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met Katerina and Regina at 6:30 pm for our Row Venice experience. We are a family of 4 with 2 teens. The experienced ended at 8 pm. All four of us rowed and we loved it. We travelled through back canals at dusk and...More

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Nearby
Cannaregio
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district)
with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many
transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying
areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand
for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal
bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution,
2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli
Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
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Sonali D
June 29, 2018|
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Response from RowVce | Property representative |
Just click 'BOOK YOUR LESSON' on our website.
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Tony M
June 14, 2018|
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Response from 11Russell11 | Reviewed this property |
Just checked and the website seems active. You need to go to the "Book Your Lesson" page. We paid 85 euros for an hour and a half lesson.
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karasnashed
March 18, 2018|
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Response from LuciaL1356 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, it is not a ticket per person. You hire he boat. Go to their website and you’ll find the prices per boat and experience offer.
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