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Row Venice

30121 Venice, Italy
+39 347 725 0637
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I HAVE BEEN PROVED WRONG!

Omg I was quiet skeptical when my friend told me about this. I was under the impression that this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shane B
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INCREDIBLE!!

If you go to Venice, you HAVE to do this. It is quite simply amazing and WAY better than any... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Learn to row like a Venetian-standing, facing forward, just like the gondoliers-in a beautiful, traditional Venetian all-wood gondolina batella coda di gambero. See Venice from a unique, authentic perspective in this unique outing: you can't row Venice if you haven't rowed Venice.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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30121 Venice, Italy
Cannaregio
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Omg I was quiet skeptical when my friend told me about this. I was under the impression that this is the same type of punting that I have had in Cambridge, UK , but I was WRONG! This is a proper rowing class. We both...More

Thank Shane B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you go to Venice, you HAVE to do this. It is quite simply amazing and WAY better than any Gondaleir ride. Our instructor was not only excellent at teaching us, but she was informative and a personal guide that included history of the gondola...More

Thank Shils24
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nausica, we don’t know how to spell it, she was a great teacher training us to row, very kind and spanish speaker, we were three and all of us has suficient time to try, thanks row venice, great job, also I love all trainers are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an hour and a half lesson with Anna who was absolutely lovely. She was incredibly knowledgeable and passionate about her city. I couldn't not recommend her high enough

Thank Olly C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lesson with Elena was one of my favorite travel experiences of all time. It was so special to have an opportunity to learn of these deeper levels of Venetian culture while rowing through the inner canals, and the sustainable travel and cultural preservation work...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful excursion. Thank you Catherina (sorry if we got your name wrong?) for making it fun, pleasant, learning. This is as advertised - you get to row a small cousin of a gondola on the canals of Venice, under expert guidance. When you get...More

1  Thank Shane B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard about this back home in the UK and decided to give it a go during our stay here in Venice. It’s the best one and a half hours you’ll spend in Venice. Not only are you learning a new skill but you’ll see...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was an amazing experience, we had a great time with Sofia. I highly recommend it to anyone who's in Venice

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four (children 5yrs and 9yrs) had the most wonderful lesson from the friendly, encouraging and knowledgeable Sofia today! We can’t recommend the experience highly enough. This is a very accessible skill that had even our smallest or our most anxious family members...More

Thank Kathryn L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elena was a knowledgeable, patient, absolutely wonderful instructor. She entertained us with her knowledge of Venice and gondoliers. We loved her sense of humor. We rowed through quiet canals at dusk. I highly recommend this activity! In terms of activities, it was the highlight of...More

Thank Marti W
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sadieadd
23 July 2017|
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Response from nwhite3 | Reviewed this property |
We went from the cruise port to Row Venice, and I recall it taking approximately an hour. The instructions they provide you are tremendously helpful. Make sure to take the people mover found right outside of port (2 euros, I... More
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drmack48
25 January 2017|
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Response from Living V | Property representative |
Hi, All lessons must be reserved in advance. You may see availability and book directly on the web site.
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Suzanne C
29 August 2016|
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Response from 818jyothi | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We booked directly through their website: rowvenice It lists available days/times. they are really good about emailing directions to their meeting point. Enjoy!
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