How Deep Are the Canals of Venice, Italy?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 25, 2020 3:53:09 PM ET
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The city of Venice, Italy is home to more than 200 interconnected canals, including the famous Grand Canal, which has an average depth of around 17 feet. The other smaller canals around the city are usually slightly shallower, with depths ranging from 10 to 15 feet.