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Venice Sightseeing Walking Tour with a Local Guide

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Overview
Explore the most fascinating city in the world with a local guide that knows every corner and secret of it.

You will meet your guide in Dorsoduro, see the Scuola Grande di San Rocco and the Basilica de' Frari where painter Titian is buried. You will cross Rialto Bridge and walk by Marco Polo House, Campo San Giovanni e Paolo and San Marco Square.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours, it is all outdoor and is available private or in small group. It is a great experience to explore the highlights of Venice in short time led by a local expert that will give you precious suggestions on your holiday in the city.
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
  • Customize the tour to your preference with small-group and private options
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.
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Departure Point
Campo San Pantalon, 30123 Venezia VE, Italy
Duration
2h
Return Details
St. Mark's Square, Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
Inclusions
  • English Speaking Local Guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wear comfortable shoes
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The tour was really interesting and informative.Our guide was professional and knowledgeable.It was a very enjoyable couple of hours.The local guide was quite engaging to our questions about history and architecture.Don't try and explore Venice without a map you will get
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The tour was advertised as a “small group” tour, which it was and this proved to be very successful. Our guide was lively, informative and made sure that all the group got to hear what was being said.
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Had the tour with Denise, what a lovely lady. Full of enthusiasm for her city, and good at imparting knowledge to her clients, with a great venitian English accent. She also took some photos of the group.
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Our guide was Denisa (i hope I spelt it right). She was interesting and engaging with a good sense of humour. We both enjoyed the little insights into Venice and it's history. We'd recommend the tour as a good way of gaining some knowledge of the city.
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Informative & interesting. Lovely young guide who made it worth while. The small group allowed a more intimate approach. Would recommend it to others.
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