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Discover the real Venice
Prices are generally for the whole group and not per person (except for tours including meals and other entrance fees to attractions included in the tour).
Variations (+ or -) may apply depending on the number of people and will be calculated at the time of booking.
How to enjoy a unique tour in Venice by walking from the Port, along the Grand Canal, discovering secret places till Saint-Marc Square
About this tour...
How to discover the adaptations, that this ancient city, founded on the water, had to cross during centuries. From the Port of Venice, we reach the Grand Canal, the main waterway, with its Palaces, Churches, and bridges. Through Campo San Rocco, the most beautiful one, and Campo San Polo, the largest one, we get to Rialto and its market: what an experience to watch closely how locals behave!
The highlight is Saint-Marc Square and its fabulous buildings: Saint-Marc Basilica, Doge's Palace, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and a breathtaking view of the Lagoon
Ship Pier Port of Venice
To enter the Basilica you have to follow a dress code with knees and legs covered
No backpack inside Basilica and Doge's Palace: free wardrobe are at the disposal
This is a 3 hour tour but in case guests want to visit inside, an extra charge per hour will apply: Please contact us or the guide prior to booking.
What is included
- The walking guided tour from the pier to Saint-Marc Square
What is extra
- People mover
Water Taxi (one way)
Entrance to Doge's Palace
Entrance to Saint-Marc Basilica
This Tour is available in:
Wheel chair friendly
Type of transportation
English, Fançais, Deutsch, Español
Yes, it is a kids friendly tour
No, it isn't
Meet your guide
My passion is the history of art and to travel: I traveled for a long period in South America and Asia and my job became me an indispensable instrument to better know history and art.
It is for this reason that I feel to be able to suggest you itineraries in the cities of art, history, nature, and gastronomy, in the cities or surroundings, groups and for individuals, for half-day or full-day tour