Duration: approx. 6 hours 

Location: Venice


Why choose this experience?

1 To celebrate Valentine's Day in a historic Venetian palace, a unique and captivating location
2 Because it combines two fascinating events: Valentine's Day and Carnival, an occasion that does not happen every year!
3 To experience a truly original Valentine's Day... Dressing up as a rich Venetian aristocrat of the past

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Important information


Tuesday 14 February 2017.

Departure point:

Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro - Castello 2926.

Departure time

8.30 pm

Languages available

No explanations.


€390.00 per person

approx. 6 hours
  • Welcome drink
  • Dinner
  • Entertainment
  • What is not specified under "Inclusions"
Additional information:

No credit or refunds will be given in the case of a NO SHOW (if you don't show up at the meeting point at the time indicated on your voucher).

If you want to attend the event please show a copy of the voucher (electronic and paper copies of the voucher are both accepted).

Reservations will be accepted up to the available places and no later than 12 February 2017.

Dress Code: historical costume and mask.

CANCELLATION POLICY: there are no refunds once booking has been confirmed.

In exceptional cases and/or reasons of force majeure (i.e. acts of nature, strikes, exceptional closures,serious unexpected events or health problems experienced by the person in charge with the service after which it is really impossible to find a substitute) the service you booked might be cancelled. If this should happen, you will be informed as soon as possible and, according to the type of service you booked, you will have the possibility to choose between postponing the service on the first date available or receiving a total refund of the price paid, if the cancellation policy of the service itself allows a refund.

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Full description

If you are looking for original ways to celebrate Valentine's Day in Venice you cannot miss our original suggestions... In addition to a fascinating boat dinner and other exclusive Valentine’s day in Venice, Italy events for 2017, Venice invites you to an exclusive masked ball dedicated to romanticism!

This unprecedented Carnival Ball at Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro is a truly unique occasion since the dates of the Venice Carnival do not always include Valentine's day... The year 2017 is the right year to bring together two great events in one special evening: the lyricism of the day dedicated to love and the timeless magic of the Venice Carnival! Valentine's Day during the Venice Carnival in 2017 ... A truly unique combination, to be shared only with your sweet half!

The elegance of a historic Venetian building, the charm of a carnival celebration and the atmosphere of an unparalleled day... Carnival Ball on Valentine's Day is an option you must consider when planning your Valentine's day in Venice in 2017!

Before booking you must be informed that to take part in this exclusive event there is a special dress code: traditional Venice mask and costume! If you do not already possess one, there are many atelier with a long history in Venice historic centre that on the occasion of balls and carnival festivities, rent dresses and historic accessories.

The evening will take place at Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro, extraordinary example of a Venetian noble residence. The palace is located in the Castello district, a quiet area which is not usually crossed by large tourist flows that pass through the historic centre. Located between the old Arsenal of Venice and Campo San Giovanni e Paolo, Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro is a short walk away from St Mark’s Square, or, by public transport, just a few minutes from the Celestia stop.

A magical location to dine on Valentine's Day: Venice will welcome you in one of its most beautiful historic buildings, residence of the family that has had the most doges in the history of Venice! Today, after a careful restoration, the building offers all modern comforts in a fairytale location... Transformed into a high-level accommodation facility, the building lends itself well to host themed events and parties that retrace the splendour of Venice in the past.

Upon arrival you will be welcomed in the charming courtyard of the palace by a group of eccentric masked characters... The soft candlelight will create the perfect atmosphere to enjoy a refined aperitif before moving to the main floor for a romantic dinner in Venetian style, with a melodious music background.

Between one course and another you can witness one of the most romantic declarations of love in the history of literature ... Humorous actors of the Commedia dell'arte will stage Othello's love declaration for Desdemona, inspired by the classic Shakespearean masterpiece.

After dinner, the celebration for Valentine Day in Venice, Italy continues on the ground floor of the building with DJ sets, bar and dancing until late at night!

Ball for Venice Carnival on Valentine's Day: Venice, Carnival and romance... You just cannot miss it!

Venice on Valentine's Day is the perfect location: a magical city where to live unique emotions and build unforgettable memories together with your loved one... A walk through the narrow streets of the historic centre, a gondola ride or a visit to the lagoon islands: you will spend an unforgettable Valentine's Day in Venice! In addition to this elegant masked ball in Venice on Valentine's Day in 2017, please note that we also have another original suggestion on how to spend this romantic evening... An exclusive dinner boat on board a Venetian galleon! And if you stop in the lagoon for a few days and you want to enrich your stay with tours and other original experiences, we invite you to consult our section for Tours in Venice.

Wondering what to do in Venice on Valentine's Day? Venice is the answer to all your questions...

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