Majestic Venice Wheelchair Shore Excursion

Venice-Grand-Canal-Boat-TourHalf day in St. Mark’s neighborhood with 1 hour Grand Canal tour

Imagine leisurely gliding down the Grand Canal with a private guide explaining all the sights along the way. What an experience!

The Majestic Venice Wheelchair Shore Excursion will start with a private wheelchair accessible van picking you up at the cruise dock and bringing you to a meetup point by the accessible water taxi. Your tour guide will meet you here and join you on the water taxi as you head out on a 1 hour Grand Canal tour! The Grand Canal tour will allow you to see many fascinating sights in a short period of time, without having to worry about accessibility and getting around.  Escorted by your guide, you’ll then continue your morning visiting St. Mark’s Basilica and the Doge’s Palace, two of the very best highlights of the city. Your guide is experienced in touring with elderly and disabled visitors, and will lead you using wheelchair friendly routes.

Upon completion of your memorable Venice tour, you be escorted back to the cruise ship.

Accessible Cruise Excursion Itinerary

Description: C:\Users\John\Documents\1European WC travel 2\1 Reviews\!Venice\!OverviewPics\Excursions\San Marco neighborhood\Wheelchair access to see Bridge of Sighs.jpg1. Your day will begin with a wheelchair  accessible van picking you up at the cruise dock and bringing you to the meeting point where your guide and water taxi will be waiting. 

 2.Embark on a 1 hour Grand Canal tour with your guide, using a wheelchair accessible water taxi. 

Your tour guide will show you:

– San Giorgio Maggiore
– La Salute church
– Accademia bridge
– Ca Rezzonico
– Ca Foscari
– Palazzo Balbi
– Rialto Bridge
– Fish Maket
– Ca d’Oro
– Ca Pesaro
– San Stae Church
– Casino
– Turkish Fondaco Exchange

3. If you want, your guide will make time for a short lunch stop at one of the accessible restaurants on St. Mark’s Square or one of the nearby side streets (cost not included)

4.  Visit the St. Mark’s Basilica and the Correr Museum.

5. Visit the Doge’s Palace, the Campanile, and the Bridge of Sighs (ramped bridge to view the Bridge of Sighs shown on the right). Have a cup of coffee at the tables lining St. Mark’s Square or shop in some of the wheelchair accessible boutiques. Escorted by your guide, you’ll explore St. Mark’s neighborhood using wheelchair friendly routes.

 

6.  Upon completion of the tour, you will be escorted back to your cruise ship

Venice Wheelchair Shore Excursion Details

Shore excursion duration: Approx 5 hours (incl. 1 hour grand canal tour).
Cost: Contact us for current rates and availability
* 50 euro off if booked as part of an accessible cruise & excursions package
Days of the week the excursion is offered: Every day
Meeting place: Venice cruise dock
Dress code: Covered knees and shoulders (to get into St. Mark’s Basilica)
Number of people on tour: Up to 6 people
Entrance tickets: Not included

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