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    Taxi-boat

    by croisbeauty Written Feb 25, 2005

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    In case you are in hurry or you just don't want to be pushed and disturbed by the crowd, small taxi-boat can be a good option. I've took it from Ponte Rialto and it cost me 20 euros. When I've asked the guy speaking in Italian, how much it cost, he said to me "wait a moment, the price depend on number of passengers". Since a group of people came after, he asked me 20 euros for a ride, which was acceptable.

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    Water Taxi

    by jelw Written Jan 15, 2005

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    Stazione Taxi Acqueo

    The water taxis are everywhere. This specific Station is in Venice Maestra, the mainland. Just follow the road in. You will see the very modern multi story parking garage. From here you can get a water taxi or a water bus.

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    Private taxi - private guide

    by Luchonda Updated Oct 2, 2004

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    Ingrid,a perfect guide

    Floating on the Canale Grande is a must to have a first/last impression on this historical city in northern Italy.
    Especially when you have yr private guide,showing you the less touristic places.
    Like :
    - How to become a gondelier
    - How to make the famous masks
    Ingrid did a beautiful job.Thanks Ingrid

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    WATER TAXI

    by whitecliff62 Updated Jan 11, 2006

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    WATER TAXI

    Another great way to get around this famous city is a water taxi. Used exactly as a normal taxi but the difference is, its on water.

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    Water Taxi

    by buzzz Written Aug 13, 2005

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    Water Taxi

    I didn't price the water taxi's in Venice, we made do with the Vaporetto, but they do look very posh.

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    Take a private taxi

    by Luchonda Written Oct 2, 2004

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    Private taxi

    Next to the local Vaporetto ( local busses) you can take a private taxi. Once in Venice let us not discuss about prices. Just look at the way you want to enjoy a trip on the Canal Grande

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