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Poveglia Historical and Cultural Tour

3 hours tour – from Monday to Friday

Poveglia Historical and Cultural Tour

3 hours tour – from Monday to Friday

Poveglia Tour

Discover all the myths of this fascinating island

Poveglia Island Boat Tour

3 HOURS

MONDAY TO FRIDAY

TOUR GUIDE

  • The Tour: From Certosa, you will be led by your tour guide on a traditional Venetian boat, first to Lazzaretto Vecchio and then to Poveglia.
  • Stops and sightseeing: Lazzaretto Vecchio (30 minutes visit), Poveglia (1 hour stay).
  • Time: 16:00 PM - 19:00 PM.
  • Price: 450.00 (Flat Fee, Maximum 5 persons).
  • Optional Extras: Private Photographer on Board.
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Route & Description

From Certosa, you will be led by your tour guide
on a traditional Venetian boat. Your guide will explain to you
the cultural history of the Lazzaretto and how
it became a part of Venetian history.

From Certosa, you will be led by your tour guide on a traditional Venetian boat. Your guide will explain to you the cultural history of the Lazzaretto and how it became a part of Venetian history.

Your first stop will be Lazzaretto Vecchio,
originally the site for a hospital
from the 15th century until the 17th century
to nurse patients during the plague epidemics.

The sad but important history of the island
is a vital part of the story that came to define
one of the most tragic episodes in Venice’s history.
(30 minutes on the island)

Your first stop will be Lazzaretto Vecchio, originally the site for a hospital from the 15th century until the 17th century to nurse patients during the plague epidemics.

The sad but important history of the island is a vital part of the story that came to define one of the most tragic episodes in Venice’s history. (30 minutes on the island)

Next your guide will drive you slowly around
the island of Poveglia. (1hour) This island has been the subject of
many speculations and myths, but our guide will offer you
the real historical truth about this fascinating island.

The island was originally settled
in the 421 and over 800 years people lived there in peace
until the residents ultimately fled due to war.
Like Lazzaretto Vecchio, but much later on
during the plague the island was used as a hospital
to treat those suffering from the plague and other diseases.

From Poveglia your journey will finish in Certosa.
These islands have a long history forever connected with the joys
and tragedies that make Venice today what she is.

Next your guide will drive you slowly around the island of Poveglia. (1hour) This island has been the subject of many speculations and myths, but our guide will offer you the real historical truth about this fascinating island.

The island was originally settled in the 421 and over 800 years people lived there in peace until the residents ultimately fled due to war. Like Lazzaretto Vecchio, but much later on during the plague the island was used as a hospital to treat those suffering from the plague and other diseases.

From Poveglia your journey will finish in Certosa. These islands have a long history forever connected with the joys and tragedies that make Venice today what she is.

Tour Highlights

What makes this Venice Lagoon Tour Special

Electric Engine

The perfect mix of power and quietness, fully respecting the environment.

Multilingual Guides

To help you live a tailor-made experience, and discover the secrets of the lagoon.

Onboard Safety & Insurance

For sailing without worries, while relaxing and enjoying an unforgettable tour.

Reserve your Tour

Please note that our 2019 season goes from April 5 to November 10.

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