See All Venice Conversations. Required Cookies need to be enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for 3rd party cookie settings and provide the basic functions of our site, including analytics and user experience tracking through Google and Hotjar. Thank Anthony S. Hebrew Another way to bypass the throngs of tourists on the Grand Canal is to hire your own water taxi. Kid Friendly.
Siren-equipped boats belonging to the police, fire, and emergency medical services traverse the Grand Canal at high speed, and barges are responsible for the delivery of goods throughout the city. Designed by Antonio da Ponte in the late 16th century, the Rialto Bridge crosses the canal at roughly its halfway point. Albatravel Group. French 3, Traveler rating.
Splendid Venice - Starhotels Collezione. Our newsletter hand-delivers its best bits to your inbox. Grand Canal boat tour and Murano glass experience with Hotel pick up Meet your private guide at your Hotel and by a confortable watertaxi explore VeniceLearn about the legendary buildings and Families that lived for centuriesReach Murano island and enter in an historical glass factory for a private visitYour guide is at total disposal for any questions.