This tour combines some of Venice’s most quintessential experiences. As well as seeing the city’s most important landmarks, you’ll have the opportunity to try the Venetian spritz, the most famous Italian aperitivo, all before rounding off with a half-hour gondola tour.
About this tour:
- Wander through the cobbled streets and over the bridge of Venice
- Discover the stunning buildings that make up St. Mark’s Square
- Sip a traditional venetian spritz
- Admire the iconic Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal
- Take a half-hour gondola ride and see the city from a different perspective
Enjoy an exclusive walking tour of Venice, Italy with a local history and culture expert where you’ll get a comprehensive introduction to its art, history and traditions!
Take a walk through the heart of Venice and visit Piazza San Marco
Looking for the best walking tour in Venice? Look no further than this one. You’ll start off by meeting your guide, who will take you along enchanting cobblestoned alleys and streets, and across famous and hidden bridges alike. That will bring you out at St Mark’s Square, arguably Venice’s most famous landmark. There, you’ll be able to admire the Gothic architecture of the Doge’s Palace and the Venetian-Byzantine domes of the Doge’s Palace.
Enjoy two Venetian institutions in the next part of the tour
Once you’ve spent some time in St Mark’s Square, it’s a short stroll for the next part of your walking tour of Venice Italy, the Rialto Bridge. Learn about how the beautiful and daring structure was predicted to fall long ago - despite it still standing 400 years later. Stop to take some pictures and enjoy views of the Grand Canal before heading to a cafe and enjoying a glass of Venetian spritz in a friendly and traditional atmosphere.
Round the day off with a gondola ride along the city’s canals
How to get a gondola ride in Venice? Book in advance with our tour! A gondola ride is the quintessential thing to do in the floating city - you’ll be able to see the city from a totally different perspective. Your gondolier may even sing you some songs as you take in the views of Venice from its founding element, water. This tour like no other will take you on a journey into Venice’s true and unique soul.
Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance.
Please let us know in advance any special needs or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accommodate them.
This tour runs on rain or shine.
Meet our tour leader in St. Mark's Square, under the column with the lion on the top, in front of Doge's Palace.
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