Carnival at Aman Venice

Celebrate the magic of Venice Carnival with Aman
27 January to 13 February 2018

Be captivated by the beauty and energy of Venice as it comes alive for Carnival. For over a fortnight, dramatic soirées, elaborate costumes and vibrant celebrations illuminate the city. Sinuous streets and canals set the backdrop for resplendently dressed revellers as they emerge and fade into the Delphic fog. Experience the enchanting atmosphere with Aman’s guides, who will regale you with tales of history as you tour key locations.

 

Explore the City

Wander through winding streets for a visual feast. Linger in iconic settings, such as Caffè Florian, and hear costumed party-goers tell tales of their nightly adventures

 

Guided Tours

Uncover the mystery of Carnival as you take a tour by boat or on foot to the most intriguing places in Venice. Glide down the Grand Canal, or stop at Devil’s Bridge to hear a tale of rakish lore. A personal guide will shine a light on the history of the Carnival, peppered with unusual facts

 

The Festa delle Marie at Piazza San Marco evokes a ceremony of old 

Evoking the homage that the Venetian Doge offered each year to twelve Venetian girls, offering them magnificent jewels as a bridal dowry, the walking parade will begin at San Pietro di Castello, before making its way to Piazza San Marco

3 February

 

The Flight of the Angel 

A traditional event dating back to the Serenissima period, attend the Flight of the Angel on 4 February or the Flight of the Eagle on 11 February - two spectacular flights from the Bell Tower to the stage in San Marco square 

4 & 11 February

 

25th Anniversary of the Ballo del Doge

Attend one of the most exclusive parties of the year: the 25th anniversary of the Ballo del Doge. This year’s show at Palazzo Pisani Moretta is set to be very special as Antonia Sautter – one of the city’s most beloved costume makers and architect of the Ball – celebrates her 60th birthday. Have a bespoke Antonia Sautter costume delivered to your room to fully embrace the festivities

10 February

 

Throughout the Carnival, Aman Venice will play host to several live music performances

9 February: Steve Biondi, Jazz Popular Standard & Crooner – 19.00-22.30
10 February: Guido Marzorati and blues guitar duet – 19.00-22.30
11 February: Café Concert Trio – 11.00-13.30
11 February: Trio de Janeiro – 13.30-16.00
11 February: Elisa Marzorati, piano solo – 19.00-22.30

Special Requests

No request is too great and no detail too small. We are also here to assist you before your trip begins