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Overlook the Grand Canal from one of Venice's most important landmarks, Ponte di Rialto. Anchoring the historic city center, the iconic bridge is an example of 16th-century architecture, with two steep ramps meeting to form an uncharacteristically high arch of 7.5 m (25 ft). Take a traditional gondola tour of the canal to admire the historic structure from the water. You also can stand in the archways of Venice's oldest canal bridge. Add Ponte di Rialto to your Venice travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Venice attractions planning tool.
Tours To Ponte di Rialto
Best of Venice Tour with St Mark’s Basilica and Grand Canal Boat tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $79
Duration: 3 hours
Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $49
Duration: 129 to 147 minutes
Small Group Venice Food Tour: Cicchetti and Wine BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $110
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Ponte di Rialto Reviews
I was in Venice in the summer of 2019. Venice is in the north of Italy but during the summer months it has all the heat and humidity of say, Florida. Being in a city of canals and lagoons does not... more »
Be sure to scramble through the crowds to get onto the bridge to capture some gorgeous photo opportunities of the Canal. more »
Loved Venice... Go in the winter months it's so peaceful and romantic. The streets were empty along with all the major tourist attractions. We had lunch Inna sandwich shop and it was £15 euros!! Looking forward to my next visit. You can park you car in the multi storey car park near by it is €29 for the whole day.
Very busy but amazing bridge over the grand canal. One of the highlights of a trip to Venice. Last time we were here it was covered in scaffolding but now all restored and looking beautiful. Lots of small shops on the bridge. Great views in either direction. Does get very very busy. Great little cafe just to the left of the Hotel Rialto for a coffee or a Spritz!
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