Grand Canal and the Guggenheim Collection
Duration: 4 hours
Tour Code: VCE-006
Your tour will depart from the pier by a private motor launch and cruise the Grand Canal, enjoying views of beautiful palaces and churches reflecting their facades on this major waterway. The Peggy Guggenheim Collection is housed in the unfinished Palazzo Venier dei Leoni which was Peggy Guggenheim's home for 30 years.
Today, her private collection includes favorite works of modernist movement artists such as Brancusi, De Chirico, Max Ernst, and Malevich. Your visit at the Guggenheim Museum will last approximately 90-minutes. Following your visit, you will enjoy an easy stroll from the Guggenheim to St. Mark where from here, you can re-board your private motor launch to complete your tour of the Grand Canal and return to the pier via Canale della Giudecca.
Please note: Guides will provide commentary onboard the motor launch, (water-taxi with a capacity of maximum 10 pax + guide with interior and exterior seating).This tour does not operate on Tuesdays.