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Eyes of Rome

Redentore Church and Giudecca Island Boat Ride

A Spiritual Journey: Discovering the Timeless Beauty of Venice


  • Architecture
  • History
  • Religion

What makes this tour Special

  • Sail to Giudecca's timeless serenity, discovering the artistry of Redentore Church
  • Explore Palladio's masterpiece, the Church of Redentore, and unlock centuries of Venetian history
  • Wander Giudecca's charming streets, unearthing hidden tales in Venice's secluded enclave

Marvel at the Renaissance masterpiece by Andrea Palladio, delving into its religious significance and Venetian traditions for a rich cultural immersion

Uncover architectural brilliance on this bespoke tour, gaining insights into Palladio's techniques while wandering Giudecca's quaint streets and hidden gems

What to Expect


Enjoy your tour with your own private tour expert at your party's disposal only


2 hours


09:30 - 14:00


Meet&Greet at your hotel/accomodation. Private Driver included throughout the tour




This tour is suitable for kids of all ages

What's Included
  • Blue Badge Qualified Guide
  • Meet&Greet your Guide at your Hotel/Accommodation
  • Private Tour
  • Motorboat from/to your centrally located Hotel/Accommodation
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Meals
  • Gratuities

Sites you’ll visit

  • Giudecca Island
  • Redentore Church
  • Giudecca Island, nestled in the Venetian Lagoon, offers a tranquil retreat from the lively canals of Venice. Accessible by vaporetto, the island features a mix of residential areas, historic churches, and charming squares. Notable for the Redentore Church designed by Andrea Palladio, Giudecca provides a quieter and more authentic experience compared to the bustling main city. The annual Redentore Festival draws both locals and tourists for lively celebrations and a stunning fireworks display. With a relaxed atmosphere, waterfront views, and a mix of traditional and modern eateries, Giudecca is a delightful escape in the heart of the Venetian archipelago.
  • The Redentore Church, located on the Giudecca island in Venice, Italy, is a stunning example of Renaissance architecture with a touch of Baroque style. Designed by the renowned architect Andrea Palladio, the church was commissioned as a votive offering to thank God for the city's deliverance from the plague that struck in the 16th century. Construction began in 1577 and was completed in 1592. The façade of the Redentore Church is characterized by classical symmetry and harmony, showcasing Palladio's mastery in proportion and design. The interior features a single nave with an impressive dome, adorned with beautiful frescoes by artists such as Jacopo Tintoretto. The church is known for its elegant simplicity and the use of classical elements, reflecting the architectural principles championed by Palladio during the Renaissance. One of the most significant annual events associated with the Redentore Church is the Redentore Festival, held on the third Sunday of July. The festival includes a spectacular fireworks display over the Venetian lagoon, attracting locals and tourists alike. The Redentore Church stands as a timeless testament to both architectural excellence and the city's enduring spirit in the face of historical challenges.

Tour description

Embark on an exclusive journey of discovery with a private tour of the Church of Redentore on Giudecca Island in Venice. This immersive experience seamlessly blends faith, history, and architectural marvels against the tranquil backdrop of Giudecca Island.

Your odyssey begins with a leisurely and picturesque boat ride to Giudecca Island, celebrated for its tranquility and panoramic vistas of Venice. As the island unfolds before you, immerse yourself in its peaceful ambiance and breathtaking surroundings.

Step into the iconic Church of Redentore, a masterpiece designed by the eminent Venetian architect Andrea Palladio. Marvel at the exquisite architecture, harmonious proportions, and unparalleled beauty of the interior, making this church a quintessential gem of Renaissance art.

Deepen your understanding of the Church of Redentore's profound religious significance and its integral role in Venetian traditions. Uncover the captivating history behind the church's construction and its poignant connection to the celebrated Feast of the Redeemer.

Embark on a journey through the architectural brilliance of Andrea Palladio, a luminary in the world of design. Gain profound insights into Palladian architecture as you explore the innovative techniques employed in the construction of the Church of Redentore.

Wander through the quaint streets of Giudecca, savoring its local charm and lesser-known treasures. Immerse yourself in the island's rich history, appreciating its distinct character within the tapestry of the Venetian archipelago.

Embark on this exclusive tour where faith, history, and architectural wonders converge, offering a bespoke journey through the cultural heart of Giudecca Island and the timeless allure of the Church of Redentore.

Full Refund Cancellation Policy

Eyes of Rome has two policies with full refund terms.
The policies are included and non-optional.
  1. Dolce Vita policy is applied on all Standard Bookings placed more than 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms up to 72 hours from the date of the event for any reason. To apply for a refund including where your tour is cancelled or changed by Eyes of Rome®, please contact our customer service team at info@eyesofrome.com.
  2. Peace of Mind policy is applied on Selected Bookings and on all Bookings placed within 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of your control you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. To apply for a refund, please find the instructions on how to apply in the booking confirmation email you received after payment.

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