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Venice Kayak

| Certosa island, 30141 Venice, Italy
+39 346 477 1327
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great outdoor activity

Our afternoon of kayaking was a nice break for our feet (except the longish walk from the office to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amie S
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Excellent Way to Experience Venice

In July of 2018 my daughters (16 and 20) and I were in Venice for three days. I love outdoor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NYCinATL
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Atlanta, Georgia
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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.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“certosa island” (28 reviews)
“half day tour” (18 reviews)
“open water” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Certosa island, 30141 Venice, Italy
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+39 346 477 1327
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"certosa island"
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"half day tour"
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"open water"
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"dry bags"
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"tight corners"
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"afternoon trip"
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"grand canal"
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"smaller canals"
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"unique experience"
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"lagoon tour"
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"water ways"
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"great pictures"
in 7 reviews
"different perspective"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"took pictures"
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"gondola ride"
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"excellent guide"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our afternoon of kayaking was a nice break for our feet (except the longish walk from the office to the marina, which we weren't expecting), letting us see Venice from another perspective. It was a little intimidating at the start, as we had never been...More

Thank Amie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In July of 2018 my daughters (16 and 20) and I were in Venice for three days. I love outdoor activities and was pleasantly surprised when my daughters agreed to spend 1/2 a day in Venice kayaking the canals with me. We arrived in Venice...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Giovanni, our guide took really care for us. Due to the stability of the boats I felt very safe, though you should be experienced. Giovanni individualised our tour depending on the traffic on the waterways and the fitness of the team members. We really enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on an afternoon trip with kids aged 10 and 12 and we all loved it. It was exciting to cross the choppy and busy lagoon, go through narrow canals and give way to gondols. Guests are well taken care of by providing complimentary...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Giovanni, our guide was very professional taking good care of everyone regardless of ability. As a coach myself, I registered that he ticked all the boxes looking after the group that I would have done. He took great care when negotiating other water craft and...More

Thank Derek J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paddling on the lagoon, Grande Canale and smaller canals of Venice was such fun. A great team of experienced leaders and all the equipment you need. Felt very safe. Brilliant way to explore the canals of Venice in a way few others do! Fabulous experience...More

Thank Jo W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never thought I'd have a chance to kayak in Venice! Alberto was a great guide, full of historical information as well as kayaking tips. We crossed over from La Certosa to the Arensal to begin the tour then paddled through canals always on the left...More

Thank Timialpe
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

The guide was amazing - an historian on the water, who made this guided tour fascinating. My husband is a kayaker with a passion to be in a boat wherever he goes. This tour went in and out of the quieter canals, with minimum time...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

My wife and I have done a fair amount of kayaking on lakes, rivers and even open water in the Florida Everglades, so the idea of sneaking into the narrowest and remotest canals in Venice was very appealing. Venice kayak made this navigation possible by...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Just returned from Venice. We had a great 1/2 day kayak tour w/ Giovanni & Tobi. This was my favorite part of the whole vacation. It was so much fun, well organized and the guides were so friendly & knowledgeable. My teen son & I...More

Thank Kathy J
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Elag
18 March 2018|
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Response from Venice Kayak V | Property representative |
Hi, our half day tours are also suitable for those with too little kayaking experience to take on the longer tours and there's assistance getting in and out of the boats. If there are minors in the group, or elderly persons... More
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Glenda O
8 February 2018|
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Response from Venice Kayak V | Property representative |
All children in a group must be at least 8 years old and weight at least 30kg. They should know how to swim and not be afraid of water. Children and minors (under 18 years of age) can participate in the tours only if they... More
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travelcal033
5 September 2017|
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Response from Sheila V | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of other boat traffic but my guide looked after everyone well. Think of it like cycling through a town but on water. The kayaks are very visible and you don't take unnecessary risks. Only when you cross the... More
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