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Overview of Venice: Enjoy Venice as a local

Highlights / General details

This tour is real favorite with our clients, and an absolute must for the first time visitor. Enjoy a relaxing 2 hours guided walk away from the main tourist sites and crowds. We make our way through the labyrinth of alleyways towards the famous Opera house La Fenice which burned down and has now been rebuilt to is original glory, then a quiet walk towards Palazzo Fortuny once known as Palace of the Orpheans, we will see the ornate Bovolo spiral staircase (known as ‘of the snail’) tucked away in a tiny courtyard, then onto a view of Rialto bridge and Grand Canal, Marco Polo’s house and much more. Take advantage of our expert guides, and learn about the Venetian dialect. Hear the history of this enchanting city from our local guides.

Discover the extraordinary architectural masterpieces and why they were built that way, learn how Venice lost out on the trade routes when the New World was discovered, leaving Venice medieval forever. Strolling along the narrow streets, “Calle” to encounter hidden away treasures. Explore the particular difficulties Venice has to face. This tour will leave you knowing so much more about this not so practical but precious city!

Inclusion

2 hour walking tour; Highly qualified English speaking guide.

Exclusion

Hotel pick-up and drop-off; Inside visits to museums or attractions; Gratuities.

Hours of operation

Available Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, departing at 2:00pm. No tour departures on January 1-3 and December 24-27.

Duration

Approximately 2 hours.

Location

Meeting Point: In front of the Correr Museum. Opposite side of the Saint Mark's Basilica. Look for the Orange umbrella.

Additional Information

Small Group Tour with a minimum of 2 participants, maximum 25 participants.

Comfortable shoes recommended.

Policies

Cancellation: 1 day prior 100% penalty. No show always 100% penalty.

Clients must reach the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time.

Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.

**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**

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