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Alghero private walking tour with a local guide

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US$ 306.32
per group (up to 15)
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    What to Expect
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Cattedrale di Santa Maria, Piazza Duomo, Alghero, Sardinia Italy

    You will see the majestic Cattedrale (cathedral) di Santa Maria...

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: Chiesa di San Francesco, Via Carlo Alberto 46, 07041, Alghero, Sardinia Italy

    Get to see the Church of S.Francesco, with its beautiful 13th century cloister.

    Pass By: Chiesa di San Michele, Piazza Ginnasio, Alghero, Sardinia Italy

    Spot the Church of San Michele, with its brightly coloured majolica dome.

    Stop At: Torre di Porta Terra, Piazza Porta Terra, 07041, Alghero, Sardinia Italy

    Marvel in front of the 14th-century Torre Porta a Terra, which is all that remains of Porta a Terra, one of the two main gates into the medieval city.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Torre di San Giovanni, Largo San Francesco 2, 07041, Alghero, Sardinia Italy

    Then get to see Torre di San Giovanni, an impressive medieval tower now used to stage temporary art exhibitions.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Banchina Dogana, Porto di Alghero, Banchina Dogana, 07041 Alghero SS, Italy
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • private tour
    • expert tour guide
    • food & drinks
    • entrance to museums/churches/palaces (in case you decide to visit some of them, you can buy your ticket on the spot)
    • Entry/Admission - Cattedrale di Santa Maria
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please note that this tour does not include entrance to sites which require an entrance fee.
    • The tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally heavy rain the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    By: Venice Faberest
    75 Reviews
    Great Gondola ride!
    We had an amazing time on this ride. When we arrived there was a long line but this specific reservation got us priority and to the front of the line. The route was perfect and our gondolier was great! Highly recommend. It was private and only included my husband and three children.
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    Elizabeth F
    Dumbarton, United Kingdom
    Not worth the bother
    Expensive for what is quite a boring trip. Gondolier did not communicate with us and all we did was travel along one stretch of canal at the mercy of the wake caused by motorized boats
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    Stevenson Ranch, California
    Just the Best in 2 hours
    WOW! There is so much to see that it's overwhelming. Can't imagine doing this without a guide. We started early and was able to see the highlights of the gallery together with our guide's personal insight. The small group together with audio headsets worked out really well.
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    Bev H
    Total no show!!!!!!!
    Would never use this company again. No one showed up! Luckily we checked and got in for free, it was the first Monday of the month. Thanks for the full refund Tripadvisor!
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    Kim N
    Peaceful and amazing
    The private gondola ride was awesome. My partner and I loved it. Even though we didn't see any of the big main attractions, going through the quiet canals on a private gondola ride together was still nice and peaceful. The gondoliere was also fantastic.
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    Chicago, Illinois
    Disappointing! The ride was 10 minutes less than we paid for. The gondolier was unhappy and rude!
    As other reviewers have mentioned, the "30 minute" ride is actually 20 minutes. So there's that. We went in basically a circle. The Gondolier did not utter one word - didn't point out any sites or describe anything. Not. One. Word. So disappointing.
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    Enjoyable trip out on a lovely boat around the peninsula of Sirmione with guide pointing out all the points of interest.
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    Andrea H
    Vatican museums Basilica, Sistine Chapel
    Gigi another guide with such knowledge, insight & passion for what he does with a great sense of humour. Another fabulous tour. Avoided the big crowds with the 8 am start & wonderful management & timing. Highly recommended.
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    Rebecca M
    Nothing special
    It was ok. The gondelier wasn’t really engaged. If its a gondola for 4, two relax on a couch and two sit in straight backed chairs. Meh.
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    matthew s
    Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
    OK but..
    This was an OK ride, however I feel that it doesn't have the spark needed like going out to the Grand Canal. It costs roughly the same amount without the wow factor
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    Safari A
    We had a lovely gondola ride with Roberto as our gondolier. He was very informative and knowledgeable about the area having been raised there. I would recommend this tour it was nice to ride privately with only my husband. Thank you Trip Advisor.
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    Selby, United Kingdom
    This is a truly amazing experience you have to do in Venice! Our gondolier was so nice, very chatty telling us about Venetian culture and buildings. So glad I booked! Very easy to find with the co ordinates given on the email.
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    Not worth the money!
    Awful ...... got less than 20 minutes in the Gondola and saw virtually nothing :(( so disappointed. Can’t recommend this expensive experience ......
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    Chester, United Kingdom
    Engagement Under the Bridge of Sighs
    Beautiful experience, though confusing enough to find the right place, there are multiple Gondola stands, we waited at one with the correct name at the right time, but when the time for our boat ride came and went we managed to find the correct one. There were many people, mostly tourists, but eventually when we got on the Gondola it was a wonderful experience, I proposed to my Fiancée and she said yes, (of course!) and it was definitely a lovely experience.
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    Leigh M
    Awesome experience
    Our private gondola ride was better than I expected. Our Gondolier was knowledgeable and very friendly. We learned so much about Venice from him and he answered all our questions. This was the highlight from our time in Venice. I’m so glad we opted for the private ride that went down less crowded canals.
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    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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