Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride

Explore Venice in two hours by walking from Saint Mark's Square to Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Campo SS. Giovanni and Paolo, pass beside Marco Polo's House and the Malibran Theatre. Take a ride in a shared gondola for 30 minutes through the Grand Canal and through the minor canals. Enjoy this combined tour of the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice together with a local guide

per adult from

$79

AUD

Duration

2 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Local guide in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian
    • Gondola ride
    • Entry/Admission - Gondola Bauer
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks
    • Interior visits to Venice attractions
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Entry/Admission - Chiesa di Santa Maria Formosa
    • Entry/Admission - Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo)
    • Entry/Admission - Casa di Marco Polo
    • Entry/Admission - Teatro Malibran
  • 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: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Chiesa di Santa Maria Formosa, Castello, 5263, 30122 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, probably the most famous Venetian merchant is also part of the itinerary.

    Duration: 20 minutes

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

    The you will proceed the tour seeing the Malibran theatre (only external).
    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: Gondola Bauer, Calle Larga XXII Marzo, 2091/b, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy

    After the walking tour, you will be accompanied to campo San Moisè, the landing stage of the famous venetian transportation, the Gondola.
    Relax aboard this historic vessel, enjoying the thrills of both the Grand Canal and minor canals.
    Admire Venice from this amazing point of view, witness its magnificent architecture, and whilst gliding under its bridges, discover secret entrances to the elegant palaces and hidden corners.
    The gondola ride is not a guided tour.
    This 2 hours combined tour concludes in Campo San Moisè, a short walk from Saint Mark’s Square.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    P.za San Marco, 288, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Gondola Bauer, Calle Larga XXII Marzo, 2091/b, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved, bring comfortable shoes
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Shared gondola ride, max 6 people per gondola
    • The gondola ride is not guided
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • 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-3303P27

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