Fisherman for a day

Outdoor Activities in Italy

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A traditional experience (2 hours) which will bring you back to the roots of the fishing tradition of Venice, the culture and the respect of the lagoon and its products! Relax, have fun and experience Venice from the open lagoon with a local and expert fisherman will escort you to fish between the marvelous venetian islands.
From a traditional Venetian fishing boat, you will admire the breathtaking view of the islands and most famous sights of Venice! This special experience allows you to discover some of the most traditional aspects of Venice: the art of fishing. This activity has characterized the past and modern history of the city! You will feel the tides and currents of the lagoon. Your personal captain, an expert Venetian fisherman, will show you the Venetian fishing techniques, explaining our native fishes and of course how to bring them in the catch!  Meanwhile, you will pass some of the most important monuments in Venice, maybe even cast your net just beside one. Altogether, there is no closer experience of the culture of the Venetian lagoon than this! An unmissable opportunity to live Venice as only real Venetians do!

What’s included

  • Guided tour with commentary

What’s not included

  • Food & Drinks
  • Pick-Up
  • Tips