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Private Tour: Venice Grand Canal Evening Boat Tour
"This Grand Canal cruise follows an ideal itinerary for lovers of architecture taking you from the Byzantine and flamboyant Gothic periods to masterpieces of the Renaissance and Baroque eras.The tour begins at the church of Madonna della Salute and returns along Giudecca's Canal where Palladio's masterful churches of the Redentore and San Giorgio Maggiore will dramatically reveal themselves.Soak up the atmosphere and history of magnificent Venetian palaces and churches including Ca' Venier Ca' Foscari Ca' Rezzonico the famous Rialto Bridge Ca' d'Oro
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"Murano
"Murano Burano and Torcello Half-Day Sightseeing Tour""Board a comfortable motorboat departing from the Alilaguna pier in front of the Royal Gardens and speed along the Venetian Lagoon to three islands famous for their handicrafts and architecture. You’ll cruise past the islands of San Giorgio Maggiore San Servolo San Lazzaro degli Armeni and Sant’Elena Gardens to Murano
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Venice Sunset Cruise by Typical Venetian Boat
"Choose the departure time that best suits your schedule and then make your own way to the Ospedale vaporetto (water bus) stop in central Venice.Meet your local skipper-guide and board your beautiful Venetian boat either a sampierotta which is use for 4 or less people (fishing boat) or a bragozzo (two-masted trawler)for groups of more than 5 people. Calmly drift away from the UNESCO-listed city and out onto the shimmering waters of the Venetian Lagoon to begin your panoramic boat ride around Venice and its picturesque islands.Cruise across the lagoon’s still gliding smoothly through St Mark's Basin toward the nearby island of Sant'Andrea. Be rewarded with stunning views of St Mark's Basilica as you pass through the basin and admire Forte di Sant’Andrea a statuesque
From EUR79.00

More Local Customs in Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore

Voltage, frequency and plug ins.

Maybe it sounds a bit weird, but as an experience traveler I know that you every now and then need this kind of information in advance: electricity in Italy is 230 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles per...
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May 09, 2012
 
 
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(Now The St. Regis Venice San Clemente Palace) Isola di San Clemente, San Marco 926, Venice
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Isola di San Clemente, San Marco 926, Venice, Veneto, 30124, Italy
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Calle Bainsizza, 3, Venice, 30132, Italy
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Via Orso Partecipazio, 9, Venice, Veneto, 30126, Italy
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Things to Do Near Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore

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San Giorgio Maggiore - Church and Island

from across the Piers along the shores of Piazza San Marco, you would see a grand and Large Church just across the Guidecca Canal from it which is the San Giorgio Maggiore Church located along...
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Lido Island

the famous Lido Island is located east of Venice and is connected to Venice via the vaporetto and is like a long and flat barrier Island measuring 11 kilometers (7-miles) long that separates the...
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Chiesa del Redentore

Consecrated in 1592, this church (the Redeemer) was designed by Andrea Palladio. It was a church meant to be dedicated in thanks for deliverance from the 1575-6 plague that killed some 30% of Venice's...
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Museo Storico Navale - Naval Museum

A wide variety of exhibits include cannon, a WW1 (?) fire boat to destry enemy shipping, various guns, howitzers, a 2-man sub, lots of models of ships over the ages, uniforms... It's all arranged...
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Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute

You can see the fabulous Santa Maria della Salute (Saint Mary of Health Baslica) just across the docks of Piazza San Marco as it is located near the entrance to the Grand Canal near Piazza San Marco...
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Ponte dei Sospiri

a famous photo and selfie spot beside the doge palace along the Rio Palazzo De Canonica (Canal) is the infamous Bridge of Sighs (Ponte dei Sospiri), which looks magnificent on the outside but is very...
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"SAN GIORGIO MAGGIORE – IT’S IN VENICE!"
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"Quite a fascinating island."
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mcdougall

"Venice to Athens Cruise"
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