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Walks of Italy offers one-of-a-kind experiences in Venice, both on land AND on the water! As featured in Rick Steves' guidebooks. Day trips, activities & guided tours in Italy's greatest destinations. Our tours are truly small group (maximum 12) or...more
Corte Sant'Antonio 1, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed today

Our guide was Susan. She is a very knowledgeable Art Historian and really passionate about her subject. Both tours, the Doges Palace and St Mark's Basillica were excellent. Seeing the mosaics illuminated was a great experience. I would highly recommend this tour. Very well organised....More

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Reviewed today

I do hope that this is the tour offered by Viator thro the trip advisor site. I have contributed to trip advisor for close to 10 years and have never been disappointed until today. We booked the legends tour and arrived at the plaza San...More

Thank popsicleCalgary
Reviewed yesterday

We did a Welcome to Venice tour with Sabrina. It was a great tour to get us acclimated to Venice and highlight the main sites and attraction. Sabrina was very friendly and knowledgable. She gave us many tips and suggestions that we took advantage of...More

Thank Katherine8183
Reviewed yesterday

We had a guide called Elena who was brilliant. She was enthusiastic and told us so much about the sites that we could have not possibly been able to take in in such a short space of time on our own. She was patient for...More

Thank Francesca w
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was one of the best tours we have take in Italy. Our guide made it very special, and kept the group engaged through imaginative stories and history. The tour was also amazing, and a very sensory filled experience. We entered to Basilica in darkness,...More

Thank MBFNCNative
Reviewed 4 days ago

It definitely was a special way to see the sights, and the guide was very knowledgeable. My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed the evening. It could've been 1/2 hour shorter (overall), but the guide did recognize that it had been a long day with everyone....More

Thank sarahnapa_CA
Reviewed 4 days ago

We are always pleased with Walks of Italy, having taken their tours in Rome and Florence. Our guide Mose provided an informative and entertaining tour of St. Mark’s and Doge’s Palace. We highly recommend it!

Thank Barbara0714
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Venice in a Day tour from Walks of Italy/Take Walks was outstanding on October 5, 2018. This was my third tour with Take Walks after I did Paris in a Day in December 2017 and Rome in a Day on Sept 25. Our group...More

Thank ener101
Reviewed 5 days ago

I really enjoyed the terrace of the Basilica. It was great to see the square from that angle, and to view the mosaic ceilings closer. Crossing the Bridge of Sighs was very interesting.

Thank Jody K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Guide was great. Knowledgeable, sense of humor and he made the tour delightful. Learned a lot and went back to St. Mark's day before we left.

Thank Sheridan B
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Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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I would wrap around like a purse and your likely to be ok as you can carry a small handbag. In think backpacks just offer the potential to carry unwanted items and be to big in what becomes crowded museums as the day goes on. More