Tours and Offers

Venice city tours

The Grand Canal, the gondola shipyards, the hidden corners, all included in full day tours of Venice.

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Lagoon tours

A full day tour in the Venetian lagoon can take you to Burano, Torcello or San Francesco del Deserto.

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Safety first

Safety is our main concern, and we’d rather cancel a tour than run un­­­­ne­ces­sa­ry risks on your behalf

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Free Photos

Our guides take photos during the tours, and we’ll send the photos to you afterwards free of charge.

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Romantic tours

Enjoy the ultimate romantic getaway with a private kayaking tour in Venice.

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Family tours

Children love our tours in Venice city and in the lagoon for a more active holiday experience

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Travelling alone?

A kayaking tour in Venice is a great way to meet other travellers sharing a unique experience.

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Meet the guides

Our guides are certified kayak coaches with years of experience kayaking in Venice

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Venice Kayak

Venice Kayak is the only professional full-time, all-year kayaking tour operator in Venice, Italy. Founded in 2008 we’re now six persons dedicated to offering unique, personal, adventurous yet safe kayaking tours in Venice. All guides have coaching awards recognised by the FICK – the Italian Federation for Canoe and Kayak.

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What others said

  • It was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had! I work in the outdoor recreation field and have had many unique experiences around the world but hardly any have compared to kayaking through the Venice Canals.

    Kobie Johnson (US Military) – daytrip in May 2009
  • Thanks again for a fantastic trip.  Your new business is going to be a huge success!

    Ashley (USA) – daytrip in May 2008
  • Thank you for the lovely pictures. It was a privilege to see Venice from the water in this unique and pleasant way. The whole day was one of the highlights of our trip, many many thanks!

    Tatia and Piet (NL) – day tour – July 2012

Latest News

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

Venice Kayak has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017, for the fifth year running.

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ACTV map of lines 5.1 and 5.2 - April 2017

Water bus schedules – April 2017

Venice Kayak is based at the Vento di Venezia, on the Certosa island in the lagoon, just east of Venice city. Due to unforeseen experimentation on behalf of ACTV, the public transport company in Venice, the Certosa island has a much inferior service from April 1st until April 29th.  The lines 5.1 (Lido – Certosa…

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Carnival in Venice

The Venetian Carnival – past and present

The Carnival in Venice goes back to 1094, but the duration of the carnival was only defined by the Senate of the Republic of Venice in 1296

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