Seek out adventure in the City of Canals

There are endless exciting things to do in Venice, and at Belmond Hotel Cipriani we’ll help you uncover the very best of the city. Speak to our concierge and embark on a journey of discovery to find hidden wineries, off-the-track boutiques, ancient grottos and more.

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Edipo Re

Sail to the remote islands of the Venetian Lagoon aboard Edipo Re, the boat that once saw love blossom between Maria Callas and Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Explore rarely-seen parts of the city before returning to the boat for lunch or dinner, cocktails and canapés, or a tasting of exquisite local produce such as cult caparossoli clams. As you savour each flavour, gazing over the serene lagoon, imagine the diva and the director doing just the same.

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Edipo Re Boat - Venice Lagoon Tour
Edipo Re Boat - Venice Lagoon Tour

Edipo Re

Sail to the remote islands of the Venetian Lagoon aboard Edipo Re, the boat that once saw love blossom between Maria Callas and Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Explore rarely-seen parts of the city before returning to the boat for lunch or dinner, cocktails and canapés, or a tasting of exquisite local produce such as cult caparossoli clams. As you savour each flavour, gazing over the serene lagoon, imagine the diva and the director doing just the same.

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Museum of Perfume

Museum of Perfume

Discover how ancient perfumers turned nutmeg, amber, myrrh and lavender into intoxicating scents at the Museum of Perfume. Housed in a restored palazzo, you will be transported back to 18th-century Venice.

Wander through a series of ornate rooms decorated with rich Rubelli wall fabrics and antique furniture, finding precious artefacts including bottles that once held enticing elixirs. Then enter a laboratory where evocative new fragrances are blended for The Merchant of Venice line.

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Museum of Perfume

Museum of Perfume

Discover how ancient perfumers turned nutmeg, amber, myrrh and lavender into intoxicating scents at the Museum of Perfume. Housed in a restored palazzo, you will be transported back to 18th-century Venice.

Wander through a series of ornate rooms decorated with rich Rubelli wall fabrics and antique furniture, finding precious artefacts including bottles that once held enticing elixirs. Then enter a laboratory where evocative new fragrances are blended for The Merchant of Venice line.

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Antique Wineries of the Lagoon

Join us as we uncover some of Venice’s secret wineries, where vines are cultivated using ancient techniques.

Board a private boat to sail through the lagoon to lesser known islands, tasting delicious local wines and discovering a rarely-seen side of the city along the way.

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Antique Wineries of Venice
Antique Wineries of Venice

Antique Wineries of the Lagoon

Join us as we uncover some of Venice’s secret wineries, where vines are cultivated using ancient techniques.

Board a private boat to sail through the lagoon to lesser known islands, tasting delicious local wines and discovering a rarely-seen side of the city along the way.

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Bacari Tour

Bacari Tour

The bacari are lively hubs in which generations of Venetians gather to exchange news and stories over a glass or two of specialist wine.

Discover the best and most unusual of these wine bars as you wander along the picturesque canals.

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Bacari Tour

Bacari Tour

The bacari are lively hubs in which generations of Venetians gather to exchange news and stories over a glass or two of specialist wine.

Discover the best and most unusual of these wine bars as you wander along the picturesque canals.

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Collio Wine Tour

Explore the nearby Collio region, blanketed with vineyards that are gaining an international reputation.

Cruise from tasting to tasting on a motorcycle sidecar and soak up the vibrant countryside.

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Collio Wine Tour, Venice
Collio Wine Tour, Venice

Collio Wine Tour

Explore the nearby Collio region, blanketed with vineyards that are gaining an international reputation.

Cruise from tasting to tasting on a motorcycle sidecar and soak up the vibrant countryside.

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Boat Tour of Venice

Boat Tour

No trip to Venice would be complete without a romantic boat ride.

On our private tour you can explore the 100 small islands that make up the city. Contact our concierge to arrange a tailor-made excursion.

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Boat Tour of Venice

Boat Tour

No trip to Venice would be complete without a romantic boat ride.

On our private tour you can explore the 100 small islands that make up the city. Contact our concierge to arrange a tailor-made excursion.

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Venice by Kayak

Set off from Certosa on this picture-perfect island tour, finding forgotten monasteries and encountering fascinating wildlife on the way.

Pause for a delicious lunch en route before returning by sunset. A stop to see St Mark’s Square in all its beautifully-lit glory rounds off the day.

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Venice by Kayak
Venice by Kayak

Venice by Kayak

Set off from Certosa on this picture-perfect island tour, finding forgotten monasteries and encountering fascinating wildlife on the way.

Pause for a delicious lunch en route before returning by sunset. A stop to see St Mark’s Square in all its beautifully-lit glory rounds off the day.

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Film tour of Venice

Venice on Film

Venice’s palaces and waterways have always inspired film-makers. Let our guide reveal the stories behind every famous setting.

As you weave through the streets, see iconic movie scenes come alive. A video and personalised guidebook make the perfect mementoes of your trip.

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Film tour of Venice

Venice on Film

Venice’s palaces and waterways have always inspired film-makers. Let our guide reveal the stories behind every famous setting.

As you weave through the streets, see iconic movie scenes come alive. A video and personalised guidebook make the perfect mementoes of your trip.

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Packages & Tours

Stay for seven nights in two or more of our hotels in Italy, Spain and Portugal. Combine your favourite destinations and plan the journey of your dreams.

7 nights: Italy, Mallorca and Portugal

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