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The picturesque island of Giudecca is home to the world-famous Hotel Cipriani.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Venice, Italy
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

a peaceful place for those tired of the crowded main island's noise. easy and calm lifeflow, if you have time - just switch off your GPS, turn from the seafront to any arch and enjoy the inner life of Giudecca )) a lot of small...More

1  Thank Denis I
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Best place to sit outside a bar and drink your afternoon spritz, watching the sunset and looking across the water to San Marco. If a huge cruise liner sails past it will astound you just how huge these ships are!

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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We looked at the reviews and introduction about Giudecca Island while we were in Venice, we didn't find too many information. We decided to go there for a quick visit anyway. However, we were fascinated with its beauty, wonderful quiet walking paths, watching towers and...More

1  Thank gsw888
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

An interesting experience. We stayed on giudecca mostly because the hotel that I wanted had excellent reviews, and happened to be there. We arrived via a very expensive water taxi in the early evening, and to be quite honest, were completely underwhelmed. We dropped our...More

5  Thank chyechka
Reviewed July 13, 2018

A wonderful alternative to the more expensive places to stay in Venice proper, far away from the crowds and tourist vendors. Amazing views across the Giudecca Canal. Two minutes to Venice proper via the #2 vaporetto.

1  Thank Janine J
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Just get out and walk around all of the canals - Grand Canal, Rialto Bridge, etc. Wander through the alleys. I would recommend taking a gondola ride or at least a water taxi to see it from the water. If you head over to Murano...More

1  Thank barbaramcmahon
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

A lovely peaceful island. Perfect for relaxing at the end of a l9ng day on your feet. There's lots of lanes to stroll down and things to find and just near the Palante water bus pontoon is a delightful restaurant, Tratorria Dom Or I, friendly,...More

2  Thank Rachel K
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

This is the tranquil side of Venice. Calm, slow, pretty, artistic. Good to meander from one end to the other. Don’t expect loads of shops, just a quiet haven away from the crowds.

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

This is an island all to itself. It sits across from St. Mark’s and the Grand Canal. When you want to escape the crowds in Venice take a 3 minute vaporetto ride from St. Marks to Giudecca. Here you will find such peace and quiet....More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed April 18, 2018

I had expected Giudecca to be more picturesque. The inland is jammed with residential apartments and the Venice-facing front had a selection of cafes and restaurants, but nothing that appealed enough to make us stop. We walked the width and length of the island, past...More

1  Thank tiberius_nero
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Giudecca is a retreat for Venetians away from the
crowds. Symbolically, six metal teeth represent
Venice’s six sestieri (districts); the seventh,
Guidecca, points away from the others – part of
Dorsoduro, but separated by the Giudecca Canal.
Giudecca evolved from a center of shipyards and
factories to a quiet residential area with a
sprinkling of restaurants and bars. The majestic
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Faith F
January 24, 2018|
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Response from Anietta18 | Reviewed this property |
In January and February it‘s quite cool in the mornings around 5-6 degrees Centigrade. During daytime around 8-10, but often the sun is shining so you can even sit on outside for a drink. Our hotel wasn‘t on the Giudecca, so... More
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January 24, 2018|
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Response from TheHotelGuru10 | Reviewed this property |
There is only ONE WAY to dress when you travel ... LIKE AN ONION ! You wear slightly lighter clothes underneath & warmer clothes over it like a rain type jacket. That way you can undress some of the hot clothes when it is... More
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December 5, 2017|
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Response from centralvic | Reviewed this property |
The vaporetto service is the only way, and it's really easy. Just go to the nearest stop as if it's a bus stop. It's not expensive. We bought a 2 day pass for around 15 euro, which lets you travel as much as you like. There... More