8Rialto Bridge

The Rialto Bridge stands as one of Venice’s most iconic landmarks, crossing over the Grand Canal.

Completed in 1591, this elegant stone bridge is renowned for its arch design and two inclined ramps adorned with rows of shops. These stores, once home to fish markets and merchants, now offer a variety of souvenirs, jewelry, and artisanal goods. The Rialto Bridge provides breathtaking views of the Grand Canal and serves as a bustling thoroughfare for locals and visitors alike.