The Vogalonga, 46th edition, is an amateur, non-competitive recreational-motor sport event, in which all types of rowing boats can participate, without limits of weight, size and number of rowers. It will take place in the context of the Venice lagoon on a route of about 30 kilometers, on 05 June 2022. It has always attracted thousands of rowers from Italy and abroad as well as thousands of tourists who are lucky enough to attend a unique event in the its kind.
The departure of the boats takes place in the San Marco Basin at 9.00. Going around the island of Sant’Elena, you skirt the islands of Vignole, Sant’Erasmo and San Francesco del Deserto. Halfway through the route, you reach Burano and skirting the islands of Mazzorbo, Madonna del Monte and San Giacomo in Paludo, the procession enters Murano crossing its Grand Canal. Once in Venice, you pass through the Cannaregio canal and reach the Grand Canal.
The finish line is located at the end of the Grand Canal, precisely at the height of the Basilica della Salute, where medals and certificates of participation will be distributed.