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Venice Kayak

| Certosa island, 30141 Venice, Italy
+39 346 477 1327
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Greatest way to experience Venice

This beats a gondola tour. i took the 3-hour tour through the city with 3 other adults {1 single, 1... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Martin B
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Great way to experience Venice!

My husband and I did the 1/2 day Kayak tour of Venice with René. It was really cool seeing Venice... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sarah A
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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.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| Certosa island, 30141 Venice, Italy
+39 346 477 1327

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This beats a gondola tour. i took the 3-hour tour through the city with 3 other adults {1 single, 1 couple in a double}. The tour was extremely scenic taking us through the lesser seen backchannels. Good equipment. Strong focus on safety {every one wore...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I did the 1/2 day Kayak tour of Venice with René. It was really cool seeing Venice through the canals. Rene was great and I really appreciated the kayaking tutorial at the beginning of the tour. My husband and I have kayaked...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really good way to see the backstreets of venice, from canals that you wouldn't be able to get down any other way! (Yes, some of the bridges are that low....) Guides are friendly locals who know loads about the city when probed, and make...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing day and a fantastic way to see the city. Strongly recommend! I did the full day tour (back at the beginning of September 2017) and found it very relaxing and rewarding to get away from all the tourists. Certainly a different perspective and...More

1  Thank Louise C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Venice Kayak was a totally professional outfitter, providing a unique perspective on the surrounding islands of Venice. Our guide, Alberto, was helpful, very attentive and knowledgeable. Although I am an experienced kayaker, I would strongly recommend this to anyone who is relatively fit and wants...More

1  Thank Caren R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous experience getting to see Venice from a viewpoint very few will ever witness and I would give it five stars if it wasn't for the guide . As an experienced sea kayaker the female tour guide was a means to an end, she was...More

2  Thank Vince C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really professional set up we had very little experience but our guide was excellent. truly memorable experience

Thank roisin s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As keen kayakers to paddle the venetian canals was a must on our trip to Venice and the experience didn't disappoint. We were safely and expertly led through the labyrinth of canals, criss-crossing the grand canal several times and also paddling across the lagoon for...More

Thank Kath B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you to Giovanni our fun, informative and terrific guide, for a fantastic journey through the canals in Venice! We opted for the 5 hour tour which had us stop for lunch and gave us plenty of time to explore the canals and even venture...More

Thank jbpk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I have our own kayaks so we liked the idea of putting our skills to use in Venice. Venice Kayak is not on the main island of Venice but on Certosa, but the vaporetto service is so good that this is a...More

Thank GrahamH389
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5 September 2017|
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
Barb A
30 August 2017|
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Response from Kristijp | Reviewed this property |
They have a storage area and wet bags. They provide hats which is really helpful. They also take amazing pictures so you don't need a camera.
16 August 2017|
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Response from Venice Kayak V | Property representative |
Hi! If you are a beginner we suggest a Half-day tour that can be in the morning from 9.15 to 13 or in the afternoon from 14.15 to 18. There’s usually no break. This tour is 2-2½ hours of active paddling covering... More