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How to take a gondola ride through Venice canals in VeniceHow to drive a motor boat through Venice canals in VeniceHow to take a walk through the Rialto Bridge in VeniceHow to climb the bell tower of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore in VeniceHow to climb the Campanile of the St. Mark's Basilica in VeniceHow to try gelato in VeniceHow to take a walk through the Doge's Palace in Venice37 things to doin Venice
Riva degli Schiavoni is a cozy and beautiful place, although often filled with tourists. There are wonderful views of the sunset on this embankment.
Riva degli Schiavoni was named for the Slavic men, who brought cargo to Venice. It is located on the waterfront at St. Mark's Basin and here you can find splendid view of the sunset in Venice.
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See a sunset on the waterfront
See how the St. Mark's Basilica's silhouette appears on the background haze of sunset, Venice dons a new decoration and becomes Queen of the seas!FREE21
Listen to music of Vivaldi
Listen to performance of Vivaldi's music in the church next to the orphanage, where this great Venetian composer worked.€2813
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More places to visit in Venice
This gelateria has very unusual concept - here you can try to make your own ice cream.2
Libreria Acqua Alta
Acqua Alta bookstore is one of the most unusual places in Venice, where tourists come because of rare books and atmosphere.10
Piazza San Marco
St. Mark's Square it the main square in Venice. It is one of the most beautiful square in the world.50
This is a favorite Hemingway and Chaplin's place in Venice, you can buy the famous cocktail here and merge with the locals with the sounds of soothing music.63
Bridge of Sighs
Bridge of Sighs is a bright tourist attraction of Venice, under which all the lovers kissing during a romantic stroll on a gondola.27
Burano island is situated near Torcello at the northern end of the Lagoon and is known for its colorful houses and lace.48
La Fenice Theatre
La Fenice Opera House opened in Venice in the late 18th century and two famous operas of the world - "Rigoletto" and "La Traviata" were premiered here.29
Murano glass is appreciated all over the world, and it is produced in only one place - on the Murano island, where you can still find small shops, concealing the spirit of old times.25
Doge's Palace is the brightest monument of Italian Gothic architecture, is considered one of the main attractions of the city.32
St. Mark's Campanile
St Mark's Campanile is the bell tower of St Mark's Basilica. The tower is about 100 metres tall and stands alone in a corner of St Mark's Square.36