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T Fondaco dei Tedeschi (Venice)

Luxury mall in Venice with beautiful rooftop view

T Fondaco dei Tedeschi

T Fondaco dei Tedeschi is a luxury shopping center on Venice's Grand Canal with stunning rooftop views.

Info rooftop 'T Fondaco dei Tedeschi'

Location Calle del Fontego dei Tedeschi, 30100 (next to the famous Rialto Bridge)
Admission

Not only the shopping center, but also the rooftop terrace can be visited free of charge. Due to the great popularity of this beautiful viewpoint, the shopping center does have a reservation system. You will not be admitted to the rooftop without a reservation. You can make your reservation in two ways:

  • Option 1: On the top floor you can scan a QR code with which you can make a reservation; this is only recommended in low season.
  • Option 2: The easiest way, which is to book tickets through their official website. You can show this online ticket on the top floor.
Hours Open daily from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

What is T Fondaco dei Tedeschi?

The building of T Fondaco dei Tedeschi is located in the northernmost part of the district San Marco at the foot of the famous Rialto Bridge. It is a luxury shopping center with four floors of shops (it used to be a post office). In the shopping center itself you can buy luxury items, but you can also go there for good winea, all kinds of sweet delicacies and fresh pasta. You can also find luxury clothes, shoes, jewelry, perfumes and beauty items here, as well as souvenirs. You can spend a few hours during your stay in Venice for this unique shopping center.

In the central hall on the ground floor, you can enjoy your newspaper – or Venice travel guide and enjoy a good cup of Italian coffee. It's a great spot to watch all the shoppers. The glass in the roof provides the hall with sufficient natural daylight. That makes the atmosphere very pleasant. The galleries with shops surround the central hall.

Visit the rooftop for a great view

Tip: If you do plan to go shopping in this mall, book in advance free tickets to visit the roof. From the rooftop of T Fondaco dei Tedeschi you have one of the best views over the city of Venice.

Fondaco TedeschiThe shopping mall next to the Rialto Bridge
T Fondaco dei TedeschiView from 'T Fondaco dei Tedeschi'

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