DISCOVERING THE MOST CHARACTERISTIC PLACES OF VENICE
Walking tour of Venice
Do you wish to discover the soul of Venice and its eternal beauties in one single tour? An unforgettable walk will make your wish come true. A stroll among history and beauty, the best way to discover Venice and its famous sites, as well as its hidden gems.
An unforgettable tour to discover Venice through its narrow alleys called “calli”, countless bridges and wide traditional and picturesque squares, still the heart of Venetian people’s social life.
Let our professional guide take you into an unforgettable journey among Venice’s beauties and history.
Countless bridges and colorful houses, a Gondola quietly sliding on the canals, local people chatting in the little squares, the aromas, the water, the traces of history which can be perceived everywhere around. This is the essence of Venice,as well as what we are going to discover during this walking tour
Discover the famous sites as well as hidden gems mixed with interesting facts about the city of the Serenissima and its everlasting history.
The first highlight of the walking tour is St. Mark’s square, with the description of the majestic St. Mark’s Basilica, the elegant Doge’s Palace, the Clock Tower and the Procuratie.
From St. Mark’s square we will move forward to Campo Santa Maria Formosa, where we will admire the SS. Giovanni e Paolo church with the famous Pantheon. Follow the Scuola Grande di San Marco also knowns as “Great School of Charity” (the Captains of Fortune).
Last but not least, head back to St. Mark’s and admire the Malibran Theatre, step through the famous Mercerie, once the pulsing heart of commercial life back in time, nowadays Venice’s main shopping district between Rialto Bridge and St Mark’s Square.
Please note that this tour does not include entrance to main sites such as the Doge’s Palace or the Basilica. It is a walking tour which will completely take place outside (only external comments of the various sites will be provided).
Validity: from 1 November 2019 to 31 March 2020 (not operational on 25 December and 1 January)
Availability: every day in English; Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in French; Monday and Friday in German; Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday in Spanish
Departure: 9.00 am
Duration: 1.30 hours
Languages: English, French, German and Spanish
Price: € 24,50 per person (age 6 – 99), free under 6 years
Clock Tower – Saint Mark Square, Venice
(Lat. 45.440915 – Long. 12.338979)
Present yourself at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the start of the tour.
- St Mark’s Square
- Doge’s Palace (external)
- The Basilica (external)
- Clock Tower
- The Procuratie
- Santa Maria Formosa
- Campo and Church SS. Giovanni e Paolo
- Malibran Theater