Venice Guided Walking tour

Outdoor visit of the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. Route: St Mark's Square, Santa Maria Formosa, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, Marco Polo's House and Malibran Theatre and return to St Mark's Square.

per adult from

$37

AUD

Duration

2 hours

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Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Professional guide
    • Personal audio system and headset for tour commentary
    • Pick up from centrally located meeting point
    • Tour provided in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation to/from attractions
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

    Starting in Saint Mark’s square, this atmospheric walking tour will then whisk you away from the crowded streets into the treasure filled pockets of the Castello area.
    A qualified guide will walk you through the hidden squares, winding canals and historical buildings providing you with a perfect introduction to the origins, symbols, traditions, architecture, and life in current day Venice.

    The tour starts with a historical introduction of St. Marks’s Square, and its architectural delights, allowing you to discover the history of the majestic St. Mark’s Basilica, the illustrious Doge’s Palace, once the seat of the power of the Republic of Venice, and the extraordinary, renaissance clock tower.


    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Castello, Venice Italy

    Leaving the square, you will be guided into the residential Castello area, allowing you to discover this part of Venice in all of its elegance, through its labyrinth of narrow alleys - “calli”, many bridges, winding canals and wide picturesque squares - “campi”.

    You can expect to discover campo Santa Maria Formosa, one of the largest squares in Venice with its church, named after its visitation of the Holy Virgin.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, 30122 Venice Italy

    Campo Santi Giovanni and Paolo where you will be able to admire the famous church, the resting place of several Doges; and the equestrian monument of Bartolomeo Colleoni, an Italian mercenary Captain.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Casa di Marco Polo, Calle Scaleta, 30121 Venice Italy

    The former residence of Marco Polo in Corte Seconda del Milion, probably the most famous Venetian merchant.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Teatro Malibran, Campiello del Teatro, 5873, 30131 Venice Italy

    The Malibran theatre (only external) is also part of the itinerary.
    The theatre of San Giovanni Grisostomo was built in only four months at the end of 1677.
    It was renovated many times and the renovation of 1919, gave us the theatre, as we know it today.


    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

    Throughout the tour, our local guide will provide you with historical facts, point out architectural places of interest, and share fascinating anecdotes on how Venice has developed over the ages, and how Venetians live today.

    The one hour and 30 minute tour concludes in Saint Mark's Square.

    Duration: 5 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    P.za San Marco, 15, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide, English - Audio

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Venice Events srl

Activity ID: V-3303P24

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