Grand Canal, Venice, Italy

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Venice, Veneto 30125 IT

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  • 2 mentions in Toddlers take on Venice ;)

    • Gianluigi C.

      Gianluigi C. said, "...know nothing about Venice other than St. Marks Square. I suggest you the main attractions: Rialto Bridge Gallerie dell'Accademia Grand Canal and off the beaten path I suggest: Arsenale di Venezia >2. Where should we stay? general area..." See More

    • David J.

      David J. said, "...of islands but it's away from the hustle and bustle of the central area.I suggest you take a 'traghetto' across the Grand Canal- it's a public-service gondola that will ferry you across for about 1 euro - locals stand up in..." See More

  • 2 mentions in First trip to Italy, where should we stay in Rome and Venice?

    • Nassim G.

      Nassim G. said, "...Palace Hotel is one of the most beautiful hotels i've been in. They have beautiful big rooms with views of the Grand Canal. It's nice and not very expensive...." See More

    • Marie R.

      Marie R. said, " it's convenient to walk everywhere. Since it's near the Rialto Bridge you can walk to the other side of the Grand Canal easily. There is also a vaparetto stop so you can get here easily from the train station Stazione di..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit in Italy

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...look it up when I get home if you like. I would be sure to take a boat tour of the Grand Canal which will give you a wonderful overview of the city. You also have to see the Piazza San Marco..." See More

  • 1 mention in First time in Italy. Advice please.

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Some highlights I would not miss are a day trip to Murano Island, Basilica di San Marco, Campanile di San Marco, Grand Canal, Rialto Bridge,Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Cà d'Oro, Scuola Grande Di San Rocco, Doge's Palace Harry's Bar, and by all..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best itinerary to visit Europe - 15 days

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...Take the 3hr train-ride to Venice. Spend time in San Marco Square, walk the boardwalk, take a vaporetto ride on the Grand Canal (not very expensive and fun and beautiful). See Basilica di San Marco and the Doge's Palace. Perhaps, take a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Which places are must go to places?

    • Staci N.

      Staci N. said, "...It's one of the most popular bridges, so get ready for more crowds. As always, take a gondola ride down the Grand Canal. It's totally worth the price. You will love Venice. Enjoy it! PS - Stop by my blog for..." See More

  • 1 mention in 24 hours in Venice. What would you do, see, eat and go?

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...visited in high school. A cheaper option (that I recommend) would be catching the #1 vaporetto down the length of the Grand Canal. It's not as romantic, but it's a nice way to see the whole thing by water, especially if..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must see, off the beaten path places in Venice

    • Missy J.

      Missy J. said, " Venice. I also like to head to the far edges of the island as far away as possible from the Grand Canal, as here are the local people of Venice, working in their shops, plying their trades, with local restaurants,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What tourist traps around the world are worth the visit?

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...Tooth Relic in Kandy, Sri Lanka 5. The Giants Causeway in Antrim, Ireland 6. The Città Alta in Bergamo 7. The Grand Canal in Venice..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in Venice?

    • Riccardo C.

      Riccardo C. said, "...many beautiful things that can be seen for free in Venice, here are us locals favorites: San Marco Square, Rialto Bridge, Grand Canal using the line n.1 (better that you invest in a 3 days ticket for public boat service), Murano Island,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with 24 hours in Venice?

    • Sabine S.

      Sabine S. said, "...€ 10,00 and hop on and off a vaporetto wherever and whenever you want. The Linea Uno passes all along the Grand Canal. One more thing: don't have a seat and a drink (not even a coffee) at the San Marco..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need a 4-5 star hotel on the canal for early November.

    • Travis R.

      Travis R. said, "...We're staying at the The Westin Europa & Regina while I write this, it's a very nice hotel right on the Grand Canal. Rooms are a bit small, but location is great. Here's the view from the hotel...." See More

  • 1 mention in 48 hours in Venice

    • Sunil G.

      Sunil G. said, "...of an old church Cà d'Oro : an awesome castle right on the canal that's full of art and cool furniture Grand Canal: Speaking of canal, of course you have to sail on a gondola or some other boat through it..." See More