Venice is a city built on water, and the Grand Canal (Canale Grande) is its bustling main street. Lined with sumptuous Venetian palaces and crowded with gondolas, water taxis, and vaporetti (public ferries), this thoroughfare is a feast for the senses. The Grand Canal winds its way through the central neighborhoods of Venice from the Santa Lucia train station to St. Mark’s Square (Piazza San Marco), passing under the iconic Rialto Bridge along the way, and functions as the scenic main artery for transporting both people and goods around the City of Canals.
Tours and tickets to Experience Grand Canal
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- Venice Gondola Ride and Serenade
- Classic 30-Minute Gondola Ride in Venice
- Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride
- Once-in-a-lifetime virtual tour in Venice alone RoamFromHome
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