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Row Venice

30121 Venice, Italy
+39 347 725 0637
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Unique Venetian Experience

I cannot recommend Row Venice enough. My friend and I went rowing today and had the most amazing... read more

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Venice canals

Sometimes it can get a bit crowdy in canals. Be patient. Trust your gondolier, he knows his way. La... read more

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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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30121 Venice, Italy
+39 347 725 0637

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I cannot recommend Row Venice enough. My friend and I went rowing today and had the most amazing experience with Valentina and Elena. They were so friendly and helped my friend and I not fall out of our gondola. This is such a cool, unique...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sometimes it can get a bit crowdy in canals. Be patient. Trust your gondolier, he knows his way. La gondola is not cheap but it's worthy.

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us were on board for an evening rowing lesson/cicchetto tour, and loved it. We began with a stroll through the city to the picturesque marina area - not hard to find at all. Our instructor, Lisa, was a native English speaker, so no...More

Thank Foothillgal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you think Venice you think Gondola rides! Amazing experience. The staff were friendly and accommodating, even to our requests for pictures. I only wish it was longer!

Thank brittneyraquel02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very glad I read these reviews and booked!! This was the highlight of our trip, very fun and much better value for money than a gondola. Gabriella our guide was excellent. Would definitely recommend.

Thank SamS382
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to do this instead of paying for a gondola ride. It was a lot of fun! We learned how to both row and steer the gondala and both got plenty of opportunities to practice. Our instructor Regina and her translator...More

Thank Todd L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely row instructor who was friendly and relaxed and basically let you do as much or as little rowing as you like. You get to go through quiet canals then out into the open sea and then back through some beautiful smaller canals. It's fun...More

1  Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was absolutely brilliant. We are two female friends (60 and 63) and thought it sounded fun! It was. So...you are never too old. The instructors/translators were excellent, put us at ease, gave us a preliminary talk, practise time, then off we all went. An...More

Thank 104AnnieG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am so glad we decided to try Row Venice and experience the Cicchetto row. instead of just riding in a gondola as most tourists do! We did have quite a time finding the location give yourself time and ( take other people's advice and...More

Thank Lecwip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this activity based on other reviews and I'm so pleased we did. We used google maps to locate the meeting point and found it without any issues. It was nice exploring the streets as we made our way to the North of the...More

Thank Laura M
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district)
with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many
transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying
areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand
for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal
bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution,
2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli
Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
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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
25 January 2017|
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Response from livingVenice | Property representative |
Hi, All lessons must be reserved in advance. You may see availability and book directly on the web site.
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!