3 unique neighborhoods: Popular tourist Venice + daily life Venice
+ charming scenic Venice
Experienced travelers know that there’s a difference between
being in Venice and truly experiencing Venice. This Venice disabled
cruise excursion allows you to truly experience Venice.
1) the Rialto Mercato neighborhood with the Fish Market, Fruit Market,
and views of the Rialto Bridge,
2) the charming Ca d’Oro neighborhood with small back-street
restaurants and wine bars where the locals gather, and
3) the popular St. Mark’s neighborhood with the iconic St. Mark’s
Basilica, fascinating Doge’s Palace, and sprawling St. Mark’s Square.
You’ll visit three uniquely different neighborhoods in a single
Just like the rest of our Venice disabled cruise excursions, you’ll
move comfortably and quickly between the neighborhoods using
wheelchair accessible water taxis, and the Venice Accessibility
Guide by Sage Traveling will help you navigate around the bridges
and canals so you don’t waste one minute of your precious time in
Accessible Cruise Excursion Itinerary
9 am (or whenever your cruise ship arrives) –
A wheelchair accessible water taxi will meet you at the cruise dock and
bring you directly to the Rialto Mercato neighborhood.
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Your morning will be spent visiting the beautiful and accessible Rialto
Mercato neighborhood. You will get to see the fish market and the fruit
market where Venetians purchase their supplies on a daily basis.
Pictures of the fish market and fruit market are shown below.
After seeing how Venetians spend their daily lives, you’ll have the rest of
the morning to explore the beautiful piazzas and back alleys using the
wheelchair accessible routes provided by Sage Traveling.
Or you can have coffee with breathtaking views of the Rialto
A wheelchair accessible water taxi will pick you up in the Rialto Mercato
neighborhood and bring you to the charming and scenic Ca d’Oro
12 pm to 2:30 pm
You’ll spend the next two and half hours experiencing this charming
neighborhood. You can experience Venetian cuisine in one of the
intimate restaurants (shown in the picture below on the left) away from
the masses of tourists. There are several accessible shopping options
that you can reach using the bridge-free routes that we will provide.
A wheelchair accessible water taxi will pick you up in the Ca d’Oro
neighborhood and bring you to the famous San Marco neighborhood.
3 pm to 6 pm
You’ll have a few hours to visit the most famous tourist sights in Venice.
The Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica can both be visited in
wheelchairs. There are several accessible shops you can reach via the
bridge-free routes provided by Sage Traveling or you can just relax in the
magnificent St. Mark’s Piazza.
(or whenever you need to be picked up) – The wheelchair accessible
water taxi will pick you up at the St. Mark’s neighborhood and bring you
directly back to your cruise dock.
Venice Disabled Shore Excursion Details
Shore excursion duration: Full day
Days of the week the excursion is offered: Every day
Meeting place: Venice cruise dock
Number of people on tour: Up to 6 people
Entrance tickets: Not included
Dress code: Covered knees and shoulders (to get into St. Mark’s
Cost: Contact us for current rates and availability
* 50 euro off if booked as part of an accessible cruise & excursions
Call Us: 1-888-645-7920
We look forward to making your accessible dream vacation a reality!
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