Private Gondola ride in Venice: a memorable experience!

Listed among the things to do at least once in your life, the gondola tour in Venice is truly special. Join us for a time travel on the smaller canals of the city and discover the Venice from the past ! And the best of all : you get  gondola just for you !

Book now your private gondola ride and admire the splendid city on the water from its best perspective!


  • The best way to discover Venice is observing it from the water!
  • Because it allows you to visit the Accademia, Rialto but also the minor canals!
  • Because it is unforgettable experience to do in Venice!



  • Daytime tour : 115€/service
  • Night time tour  : 135€/service



Here are a couple of additional services for an exclusive and romantic gondola tour:

  • Prosecco in a gondola: 55 €
  • Gondola serenade: 175 € by day and 195 € by night
  • Bunch of mixed Flowers: 50 €
  • Bunch of 9 red roses: 60 €


Other practical information

The gondola can carry up to 5 people.
The tour is private and it will be reserved only for you and your group.
The tour starts from Bauer Hotel – Gondola Station.

WINTER SEASON – October to March

daytime hours 9.30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
evening hours 17.00 / 18.00

SUMMER SEASON – from April to September

daytime hours 9.30 a.m. – 6.30 p.m.
evening hours 19.00 / 20.30

In case of rain, the experience can be rescheduled throughout the day.

If the experience is also started in the event of bad weather, it cannot be rescheduled later.

Spoken Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Included / Excluded

Included :

30-minute private gondola ride.


aperitif in the gondola: 1 bottle of prosecco on board.
bouquet of flowers
music on board: 30 minutes of Italian and Venetian music performed by a singer and a musician (guitar or accordion).



Excluded :

Whatever is not specified in the “Included” section.

Sales Conditions

For cancellation up to 48 hours before the experience, a 20% cancellation fee applies.
There is no refund in case of later cancellation and NO-SHOW (non-presence at the time and place where the experience takes place).
In case of bad weather and suspension of the experience before the tour, it will be proposed at a different time or date, within the selected tariff range.




30 minutes


  • Child Friendly
  • Private Experience
  • Sustainable

One of the things to do at least once in your life is definitely a gondola ride in Venice ! Of the several options available, a private tour is certainly the most special. This is classic Venice! It can also be a cheaper alternative if your are traveling with your family or a small group of friends ! An experience not to be missed if you are intending to visit the city on the water and the Venice lagoon!!

Gondolas in Venice: emotions on the water …

There is no doubt that Venice enjoys copyright on this boat, but only after trying it, will you find out why! Every year hundreds of tourists on holiday in Venice and beyond choose this experience.  A real gem not to be missed! We recommend a private gondola tour starting from 100 euros or a little more!

We offer you an exclusive and personalized tour, for up to 5 persons for only 115 euros.

Private Gondola ride: a classic for all occasions!

Nothing is more magical than seeing Venice from the water on board a traditional gondola. Living this experience can be complicated especially in summer due to overcrowding. By booking the service in advance, you can be sure you will enjoy this classic tour with a private gondola at your complete disposal. An experience which you can trust, will change your life! Pre-booking will also enable you to skip the line, which can be long, especially in summer.

We recommend a private gondola cruise, an exclusive and personalized guided tour for small groups up to 5 people. The tour lasts approximately 30 minutes. You will be able to select the departure time and your own route as you wish!

Private Gondola ride Venice for 2

If you are visiting Venice with your loved one, you may consider a private gondola tour for an unforgettable experience! Although a gondola cruise is special at any time of the day. If we can give you a little advice, it is much more romantic to be in a gondola at sunset, immersed in a thousand reflections in the Venetian lagoon …This will be the perfect atmosphere also for celebrating your most special moments, such as a wedding request or a special anniversary!

Venice gondola ride with serenade

To make the event even more special, you could consider going for a Venice gondola ride with serenade! You will have your own local musician on board who will sing and play music for you.  This is a little luxury which will be remembered over the years! So much worth it, especially if you are celebrating something special! To add this option to your gondola ride, just select the option upon booking.

Private gondola ride in Venice: a different view of the city

Take this tour and you will be able to understand how the foundations of the Venetian palaces rest directly on water and see that the doors you see half-immersed in water are nothing more than the garages for the boats! Visiting the floating city on a walking tour,  you can see this straight away; but to really understand it, you need to go on the gondola tour in Venice!

Gondola route: during the tour you will be able to take some stunning pictures of Venice landmarks – after departing from the Stazio Gondole Bauer, along the gondola route you can admire Mozart’s House, the Palace of Count Marcello Prince of Venice, the Palazzo del Bovolo, La Fenice, the House of Desdemona, St Mark’s Basin with the Basilica of the Madonna della Salute, and the Island of San Giorgio before returning to the Bauer.

Additional information:

Venice private gondola experience is an active service all year round. In the daytime, you can enjoy the subtle colors of the Venetian facades. If instead you’d rather have a romantic evening, you can opt for a sunset ride or even a night ride. In this case, please note that there will be a small surcharge.

Whichever option you decide to go for, booking is highly recommended and will guarantee you the best possible experience. Please note that the tour may be canceled in case of bad weather, in which case we will offer you an alternative option on a different day according to your schedule. For more information do not hesitate to contact us! We will be happy to help you make your experience special !

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