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Address: | Certosa island, 30141 Venice, Italy
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+39 346 477 1327
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Kayaking in Venice is a unique experience. Venice Kayak offers guided kayak...

Kayaking in Venice is a unique experience. Venice Kayak offers guided kayak tours in the city of Venice and in the lagoon. Paddle with us for a single day or come for a complete kayaking holiday in Venice.

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One of the best parts of our trip!

Definitely the best way to experience Venice. Fantastic guide, interesting perspective, more fun and lasts a lot longer than a gondola ride. Great pictures provided buy the guide... read more

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Definitely the best way to experience Venice. Fantastic guide, interesting perspective, more fun and lasts a lot longer than a gondola ride. Great pictures provided buy the guide. Thanks Loretta!

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

WOW WOW WOW did the day trip and we all had such a great time ! Celina our guide gave us a brilliant tour of Venice from crossing the busy Grand Canal to little back canals out of view from pedestrians !!! One of the best tours I have ever done. Also Venice Kayak were very safe and well equipped... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This way to experience the canals of Venice is incredible! Self-powered gliding through both small quiet canals, as well as coming down Canal Grande under the Rialto bridge and the choppy waters in front of the Piazza San Marco. Pulling the kayaks out of the canal on a Piazza, enjoying lunch under the parasols, in short no better way to... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband planned this on our honeymoon last May (rediscovered the pics today and thought I should review). The experience was awesome. Our guide was extremely nice and extremely patient (I'm not the best kayaker). He told us some neat things about the city as we went around. He took plenty of pictures and sent them to us within 24... More 

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Thank Bailey P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying that I 100% recommend kayaking the canals, but please choose another company. This one has zero respect for its customers. My boyfriend and I booked the half day tour. However, the morning of our tour was extremely foggy. So our guide, Loretta, told us that instead we would be joining the full day tour that... More 

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Venice Kayak V, Owner at Venice Kayak, responded to this review

Dear April M, we are sorry you didn't have the experience you were looking for and we apologize for the unpleasant feeling you had. The weather was foggy that day and for safety reasons, the guide decided to cancel the Morning tour you booked and offered you to join a Day tour, a longer tour, at the same price of... More 

Brooklyn, New York
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing experience! Gliding through the canals on a kayak was really fun and you definitely get a new perspective on the city. It is a workout for those of us who don't exercise much, and I was tired at the end, but it was well worth it!

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Washington, DC
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52 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic way to see Venice, from a perspective few are afforded. The three-hour tour was perfect. My wife and I took the tandem kayak and were in a very small group. Crossing the lagoon was just fine, even though my wife (a non-paddler) was a little worried. The boats are real sea kayaks with spray skirts, but they're... More 

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Kalaheo, Hawaii
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I just got back from our trip from Italy, we spent one day with Venice Kayak and loved every minute of it. We had some experience, but out in the open in a natural setting. It took a little work to get used to maneuvering around boats ( parked and passing), and making turns, but our guide... More 

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Venice Kayak V, Owner at Venice Kayak, responded to this review

Dear Deepbluekeep, thank you for your kind and detailed review: it will be useful for other readers. We are happy to know that you enjoyed the tour. We hope to see you again, maybe in one of our new tours!!! More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best experiences ever! My husband and I were novice kayakers before this trip. Now we are classed as intermediate!! Paddling across the Grand Canal amongst all the traffic was exhilarating, with Loretta, the owner, directing and making sure we were all safe and inspired! It is a fascinating experience paddling along the narrow canals, under bridges and... More 

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Venice Kayak V, Owner at Venice Kayak, responded to this review

Dear pk22016, thank you for choosing Venice Kayak for your outdoor activity in Venice. We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable time with us. Our guides are very passionate about what they're doing. Hope to see you again! More 

Dhaka City, Bangladesh
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017

i hav no big experiance bt i think very large visit place and enjoy every one can ..i am pleased.thank you

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Venice Kayak V, Owner at Venice Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! Warm wishes More 

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