HIGH TIDE? It’s a RARE EVENT! Confirm your travel plans
YOU WILL NOT FIND HIGH TIDE IN VENICE
High tide is a phenomenon that occurs almost exclusively in November and December, and can reach potentially detrimental levels around 4 times a year, for a few hours a day.
IT’S A SHORT-LASTING EVENT
The high tide lasts 3-4 hours and affects only the lower areas of the city. An exceptional tide can occur, statistically, once every 5 years.
BEWARE OF FAKE NEWS
Global Media have reported catastrophically the high tide of November 2019. The truth is, Venice has coexisted for centuries with this recurring phenomenon, which on this very rare occasion reached maximum levels out of the ordinary for a few hours.
ENJOY AN UNUSUAL VACATION
Venice and its hotels are well prepared to make high tide an enjoyable and memorable experience for turists. In the unlikely event of high tide you will have the opportunity to visit the town in a quite unusual way.
DO AS THE LOCALS DO
Venice is a very lively city, even during the high tide hours. On these rare occasions, you will need just a pair of high boots to enjoy the city and its attractions as the locals do!
YOUR HOTEL IS AT YOUR DISPOSAL
In case of doubt, call you Hotel and ask for info. The hotel staff will answer your questions and will help you to plan an unforgettable visit to Venice.