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Venice Sightseeing Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Highlights
  • Explore with a local guide to get insider tips and info about Venice
  • Check out traditional Venetian neighborhoods, such as Cannaregio
  • Find photo-worthy landmarks, such as the Rialto Bridge ,without getting lost
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Venice Sightseeing Walking Tour with a Local Guide
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Morning Tour at 10.30 am
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Guided sightseeing tour of Venice starting at 10.30 am
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Afternoon Tour at 2.30 pm
Guided sightseeing tour of Venice starting at 2.30 pm
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Overview
Packed to the rafters with sights, Venice is a city where time passes fast. Don't waste a second getting lost amid bridges and crowds and instead explore with a guide to discover the highlights and history in minimal time. See the Rialto Bridge and gems, such as the Basilica of Santi Giovanni e Paolo, where many Venetian doges were laid to rest. Choose from a 15-person small-group tour or a private option.
What to Expect
Choose a tour time that suits your schedule when you book. Then, meet your guide (and small group if you didn't select a private tour) in the center of Venice.

With tales of maritime Venice ringing in your ears, stroll around the cobbles, exploring neighborhoods, such as Cannaregio and the sight-laden enclaves of San Marco and Rialto.

Cross the Rialto Bridge and then amble past Marco Polo’s House, where the intrepid explorer is said to have been born. Hear tales of Titian, the painter who adopted the city as his own and see the Basilica of Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, where he was laid to rest.

Continue through Campo San Bartolomeo to see the Basilica of Santi Giovanni e Paolo, where many of the city’s doges lay buried. Then pause by Scuola Grande di San Rocco, a palace (palazzo) rich with Tintoretto art.

Your tour tends at St. Mark’s Square.
Reviews (156)
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Too much Talk

The local guide knows a lot about Venice and while taking us to many places talked too much. We really didn't care about the street names and wish we could go into nore of the churches. Other group would come and go in and leave...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank GrandPenguins
Reviewed 3 October 2018
History on foot

We had a very informed guide full of local color and history of Venice. Such tours are highly recommended..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Odyssey575341
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile
Very good

Went on this walk today with my wife and it was exactly as described. Federico was relaxed and knowledgable answering any questions we had and guiding us through the narrow quieter paths of Venice. Very reasonably priced and good value.....do it on your first day...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 24 September 2018
Venice walking tour

We originally booked this tour for Wednesday 19th at 2.30 but received a what’s app message on the Monday to say could we change the time to 10.30 unfortunately that was no good for us as we were staying in Lido di Jesolo so unable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve C
Reviewed 22 September 2018
Away from the crowds

Inspite of a missed start , due however to Google maps not working in Venice, we were able to telephone our guide to join the tour. We had a fascinating tour of behind the scenes Venice , going down narrow lanes and quiet piazza’s ....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank libanus2016
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mw77772018
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Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
We had 6 but 4 got lost finding the start but caught up with us later no headphones required
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Response from Robert R | Reviewed this property |
The tour lasts about 1.5 hours. The duration is affected by how much ground/sites you cover. We were a small group of four so our walking tour was 2 hours. Yes, you could make the morning tour. I believe that you will... More
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