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Historical walking tour of Venice

Free cancellation
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

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Take a walk through the most characteristic and important places in Venice's history

Discover the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic

Enjoy a walking tour as a journey back in the past

What to expect

Take a walk outdoors through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. A qualified guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Venice Republic, recalling the past full of charm of the floating city.

Immerse yourself in the mysteries and legends of Piazza San Marco! You will discover the tales of Doge (King of Venice) and the highest nobles that ran the empire and trading with all over the world. You will also see the breathtaking St. Mark’s Basilica known as the Golden Cathedral, with the worldwide famous horses carried from Constantinople that overlook the Square from the imposing Terrance decorated by the most celebrated Venetian artists.

After that, you will follow your guide through the labyrinth of Calli to see the S.Giovanni and Paolo’s square with the Patheon of Venice. You will reach the imposing Rialto Bridge with its traditional market and the famous S. Giacometto Church, the most ancient one in Venice.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors

What’s included

Guided walking tour of Venice

Location

Venice Tours Assistance (NEWSSTAND), Calle larga de l'Ascension, 1257, 30124 Venezia, VE, Italia

Meeting point:

With Piazza San Marco and the arches of Museo Correr at your back and the Poste Italiane (Post Office) in front of you, look on the left and you will see a big grey newsstand (with many souvenir and newspapers): that one is the Venice Tours Assistance Point. The newsstand is between Fendi Boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT". Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the departure time.

When

  • 9:30-11:30-14:30

Provider

Venice City Tour

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • The tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide